2017-18 NAIA Division I Women's Basketball Players of the Week ? No. 6 (Jan. 23)

2017-18 NAIA Division I Women's Basketball Players of the Week ? No. 6 (Jan. 23)

By Katie Green, Manager of Athletic Communications and Media

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Brianna King of Montana Western was named as the NAIA Division I Women’s Basketball Player of the Week, announced the national office on Tuesday. King was selected based on her performances from January 15-21 and was chosen out of a pool of conference group winners.

Player of the Week
Brianna King, Montana Western
5-5, JR, G, Spokane, Wash.  

  • King led her team to an undefeated week with wins over then-No. 10 Carroll (Mont.) and then-No. 18 Rocky Mountain (Mont.)
  • Weekly Stats
    • Totaled 45 points, 22.5 average
    • Totaled 10 rebounds, 5.0 average
    • Shot 0.333 percent (10-30) from the field and 0.828 percent (24-29) from the line

 For more information on NAIA Division I Women’s Basketball, click here.

For a complete listing of all the national statistical leaders, click here.

Nominees: Terralynn Dominick, Philander Smith (Ark.) ; Linet Juma, Texas College ; Laurhen Pickett, Bethel (Tenn.) ; Emma Forel, Hope International (Calif.) ; Anna Hignight, Baker (Kan.) ; Bailey Cummins, Shawnee State (Ohio) ; Brianna Mueller, Lindenwood-Belleville (Ill.) ; Daniela Galindo, Oklahoma City


2017-18 Division I Women's Basketball Composite Award Winners

Week 1 (December 06): Amber Alexander, Vanguard (Calif.)  Week 2 (December 13): Emma Forel, Hope International (Calif.)  Week 3 (January 03): Christina Devers, LSU Shreveport (La.)  Week 4 (January 10): Amber Alexander, Vanguard (Calif.)  Week 5 (January 17): Vashti Nwagbaraocha, William Penn (Iowa)  Week 6 (January 24): Brianna King, Montana Western


Championship Information

NAIA DI Women's Basketball Championship

March 18-24, 2020
Billings, Mont.