Player of the Week
Sarah Watkins, Arkansas
Paced Arkansas to two wins, including an upset victory over No. 10 Kentucky this week.
Six blocks against Kentucky is career- best and ties Arkansas individual record in an SEC game.
Ranks second on the team with 12.9 ppg
Her 21 points at MSU is one shy of career-best.
Was one rebound shy of double-double with nine boards against No. 10 Kentucky.
Helped Arkansas to second win over top 15 team this year (No. 12 Oklahoma).
Averaged 17.5 ppg, .5 rpg, 3.0 bpg and 1.0 apg this week.
Freshman of the Week
Khaalidah Miller, Georgia
Poured in a career-high 24 points to lead Georgia in a 61-59 win at No. 10 Kentucky in UGA’s only game during the week.
Connected on 71.4 percent of her shots from the field and 80.0 percent of her threes against the Wildcats.
Scored the most points by a Lady Bulldog in a game this season by connecting on a team season-best 10 field goals.
Scored in transition to give Georgia a 16-14 lead with 11:57 left in the first half…the Lady Bulldogs did not trail the rest of the game.
Kentucky tied the game four times during the second half. On three of those occasions, Miller responded with a bucket to give Georgia back the lead.