No. 5 Louisville's Schimmel earns AAC recognition

Published on NewsOK Modified: January 27, 2014 at 5:31 pm •  Published: January 27, 2014
Advertisement
;

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Shoni Schimmel's record-breaking 3-point shooting performance against Memphis helped the Louisville senior guard earn American Athletic Conference Player of the Week honors.

Schimmel scored 29 points and had a school-record nine 3-pointers in Sunday's 88-61 win over the Tigers and during the week she averaged 27 points, 5.5 rebounds and 3 assists for the No. 5 Cardinals (20-1, 8-0 AAC). She scored 25 points against Houston, hitting 7 of 11 from behind the arc, and had a season-high eight rebounds and five assists.

Against the Tigers, Schimmel was 9 of 12 from 3-point range, including six in a four-minute span of the first half. The game capped a week in which she went 19 of 30 from the field (63 percent).



Trending Now


AROUND THE WEB

  1. 1
    Oklahoma City Thunder: Kevin Durant reportedly trying to get Caron Butler to return
  2. 2
    Isolated Amazon Tribe Makes First Contact
  3. 3
    911 Dispatcher Handles Call About Her Choking Son
  4. 4
    Cops: Woman Faked Drowning to Avoid Court
  5. 5
    Brazilians Listened to the Song ‘Happy’ a Lot More After Their World Cup Disaster Against...
+ show more