ATLANTA (Jan. 8, 2018) – The Southern Athletic Association (SAA) has announced that Abigail Stewart of Centre has been named the SAA Women's Basketball Player of the Week.
Stewart averaged 20.0 points, 7.0 rebounds, and shot 63.6 percent from the floor as the Colonels finished the weekend 2-0. Against Millsaps, Stewart scored 36 points in an 89-72 victory. She more than doubled her career high and came within one point of the program's single-game scoring record. Stewart finished 13-of-17 from the floor and a perfect 10-for-10 at the free throw line. She also added six rebounds and three blocks.
Against Birmingham-Southern, Stewart not only played well offensively, she added eight rebounds and two steals while slowing BSC leading scorer and rebound Emilee Olsen.