Seton Hall’s Powell named National Player of the Week

Seton Hall’s Powell named National Player of the Week

Powell, a 6-2 senior guard from Trenton, N.J., averaged 31.5 points in two games this past week. Despite playing with an ankle injury, Powell wowed the Prudential Center crowd with 37 points, including six three-pointers, in a 76-73 loss to No. 3 Michigan State last Thursday…

McDonald, Siegrist earn USBWA women’s national honors

For the season’s first U.S. Basketball Writers Association Ann Meyers Drysdale Women’s National Player of the Week and the organization’s first-ever Tamika Catchings Freshman Player of the Week honor, Arizona guard Aari McDonald is national player while Villanova forward Maddy Siegrist has been tabbed for the freshman citation after McDonald helped her team go unbeaten while Siegrist helped her team split its games ending the week of Sunday, Nov. 17…

Sischo and Marosites earn USBWA weekly honors

Andrew Sischo of Daemen College (Amherst, N.Y.) and Kayla Marosites of Carson-Newman University (Jefferson City, Tenn.) were named the U.S. Basketball Writers Association Division II National Players of the Week for the week ending November 17…