2018-2019 NAIA Division II Women's Basketball Player of the Week -- No. 5

2018-2019 NAIA Division II Women's Basketball Player of the Week -- No. 5

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Maya Ah You Dias of Eastern Oregon has been named the NAIA National Women's Basketball Division II Player of the Week, the national office announced Tuesday. Ah You Dias was nominated for her performances during the week of Dec. 31-Jan. 6 and was selected out of a pool of conference award winners.


Player of the Week

Maya Ah You Dias, Eastern Oregon

5-8 SR G; Middleton, Idaho

  • Ah You Dias kept up her incredible pace to start the season since returning in mid-December, posting her fifth double-double in six games. Ah You Dias averaged 25.5 points and 12.5 rebounds while shooting 19-for-28 from the field. She is averaging over 20 points and 11 rebounds to start the year. EOU has now won 13-straight games including all six since Ah You Dias' return.
  • Weekly Stats:
    • 20 points, 11 rebounds in win over Evergreen (Wash.)
    • 31 points, 14 rebounds in win over Northwest (Wash.)
    • Averages: 25.5 points, 12.5 rebounds, 2.5 assists

Hunter Simpson, Tennessee Wesleyan; Kendall Bradbury, Taylor (Ind.); Jimi Howell, Rio Grande (Ohio); Jessi Giles, Dakota State (S.D.); Sarah Carr, Dakota Wesleyan (S.D.); Katie Snow, Concordia (Mich.); Sarah Miller, Ave Maria (Fla.); Kasey Rice, Haskell (Kan.); Courtney Heinen, Kansas Wesleyan; Gabby Kreykes, Saint Xavier (Ill.); Mia Belvin, UC Merced


2018-19 Division II Women’s Basketball Composite Award Winners

Week 1 (November 28): Sharmaine Wills, Siena Heights (Mich.)

Week 2 (December 05): Erika Feenstra, Dordt (Iowa)

Week 3 (December 12): Darbi Gustafson, Northwestern (Iowa)

Week 4 (January 2): Tylen Price, Antelope Valley (Calif.)

Week 5 (January 9): Mayah Ah You Dias, Eastern Oregon

Championship Information

NAIA DII Women's Basketball Championship

March 11-17, 2020
Tyson Events Center 
Sioux City, Iowa