Alyssa Owens of Rhodes named SAA Women's Basketball Player of the Week

Alyssa Owens of Rhodes named SAA Women's Basketball Player of the Week

ATLANTA (Jan 14, 2019) – The Southern Athletic Association (SAA) has announced that Alyssa Owens of Rhodes has been named the SAA Women's Basketball Player of the Week.

For the week, Owens averaged 15.5 points per game. On Sunday, she led Rhodes to an impressive 93-49 win over first-place Millsaps. The junior connected on seven three-point shots for the Lynx.

Against Birmingham-Southern, Owens finished with 15 points on 6-of-13 shooting. She also added four rebounds and six assists.

Two days later, Owens scored 16 points while making 57.1 percent of her attempts, against Millsaps.

Overall, Owens ranks seventh in scoring and third in assists.

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