Bone Garners Additional Player of the Week Awards
COLLEGE STATION, Texas -Texas A&M Junior forward Kelsey Bone added two more player of the week honors for her stellar play last week in the World Vision Classic held in Las Vegas, Nev. Bone set a new career high in points against Old Dominion with 33 and was the leading scorer in each game in the tournament.
Bone was honored by espnw.com as the National Player of the Week, the award is voted on by multiple writers and awarded weekly throughout the season. Additionally Bone was named the Ann Meyers Drysdale National Player of the Week by the US Basketball Writers Association. As the Southeastern Conference Player of the Week, Bone was nominated for the weekly award, which was chosen by a representative of the USBWA board of directors from a list of Division I conference players of the week.
On the week Bone missed only seven shots as she was 39-of-46 (.848) from the floor and averaged 27.7 points per game and 10.3 rebounds in the three contests. The Houston native scored 20-plus points in each of the three contests and had two double-doubles (against Kansas State and Old Dominion).
The Aggies will return to Reed Arena on Dec. 28 to face Prairie View A&M at 7 p.m. Friday night will continue the Holiday Hoops promotion and will be Christmas night at Reed.