NEWORT NEWS, Va. – St. Bonaventure University women's basketball freshman Olivia Brown has been selected as the Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week after a career day last week, conference officials announced Monday.
Brown poured in a career-high 20 points at Binghamton Nov. 27 after making her first career start for the Bonnies. The rookie guard went 7-of-11 from the floor and a perfect 4-for-4 from three-point range. She also played a career-high 39 minutes in the contest and hauled in five rebounds.
The East Grand Rapids, Mich. native has scored in double digits in two straight games and has grabbed five rebounds in three contests this season. Through the first seven games of the year, she is shooting nearly 42 percent from the floor and 50 percent from long range.
The Bonnies return from the Thanksgiving holiday to take on Kent State on the road Tuesday afternoon. Tip is scheduled for 12:00 p.m.
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