WBB Report - Nov. 19
PLAYER OF THE WEEK:
Jackie Cook • Old Dominion
Hinckley, Ohio/Regina, Sr., Forward
Cook earns CAA Women's Basketball Player of the Week after leading the Lady Monarchs to a 2-0 record on the week with wins over USC Upstate and former CAA opponent VCU. The senior averaged team highs of 18.0 points and 7.5 rebounds per game. She opened the week scoring a career-high 24 points against USC Upstate in 27 minutes of play on 83.3 percent shooting (10-of-12) from the floor. Cook finished the week shooting 66.7 percent (14-for-21) from the field, 66.7 percent (4-for-6) from long range and 80 percent (4-for-5) from the free-throw line. The senior missed tying her career-best by one in rebounds with 10 boards against VCU on Saturday. Cook also added six assists, seven steals and one block on the week for the Lady Monarchs.
ROOKIE OF THE WEEK:
Ashlee Cole • Georgia State
Ellenwood, Ga./Forest Park, Fr., Guard
Cole was named CAA Women's Basketball Rookie of the Week after helping the Panthers to a home victory over Jacksonville State on Wednesday. The freshman scored 11 points in 15 minutes of play. She shot 50 percent (4-for-8) from the floor, 40 percent (2-for-5) from the beyond the three-point arc, and was perfect (1-for-1) from the free-throw line. Cole added four rebounds, all on the defensive end of the floor, for the Panthers to go along with one block.