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WAC Women's Basketball Player of the Week Announced
Courtesy: WAC
DENVER – Grand Canyon senior guard Justine Johnson has been named Western Athletic Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for the week of Dec. 9-15. This is her first-ever WAC Player of the Week honor.

The Mesa, Ariz., native led the Antelopes to a 3-0 record last week, including the tournament title at the Warhawk Classic. Johnson, who entered the week averaging 1.6 points per game this season, averaged 16.0 points over three games and was named MVP of the tournament. She opened the week with eight points in Grand Canyon’s 20-point road win over Nevada. In the first game of the Warhawk Classic, she finished with a career-high 21 points against host Louisiana-Monroe. Johnson closed out the week with 19 points, four rebounds, two assists and two steals in the championship game victory over previously unbeaten East Carolina. She shot 50 percent from three-point range for the week and was a perfect 12-for-12 at the free throw line, including a 10-for-10 performance in the 86-76 win over ECU.

Other nominees included: Bakersfield’s Tyonna Outland averaged 15.5 points, 7.5 rebounds and 2.5 assists as the Roadrunners went 1-1 last week ... Alyssa Charlston of Idaho Johnson averaged 20.5 points, 6.0 rebounds and 2.3 assists as the Vandals went 1-1 on the week ... Kansas City’s Kim Nezianya finished with 15 points and 17 rebounds in a win over Texas Southern ... Kacie Sowell of Seattle U finished with 16 points, 11 rebounds, two assists and two blocks in a win over Montana State ... Texas-Pan American’s Brittany Bush tallied 13 points, 10 rebounds and two steals in a loss at TCU ... Katie Kuklok of Utah Valley averaged 25.5 points, 5.0 rebounds and 2.5 steals in a pair of losses last week.
Basketball-W
WAC
Overall
Idaho
15-1
25-9
Bakersfield
12-4
19-12
Grand Canyon
10-6
21-9
Seattle U
9-7
16-16
Texas-Pan American
8-8
14-16
Kansas City
7-9
11-19
New Mexico State
7-9
11-20
Utah Valley
4-12
7-23
Chicago State
0-16
3-27
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