Olsen of Birmingham-Southern named SAA Women's Basketball Player of the Week

Olsen of Birmingham-Southern named SAA Women's Basketball Player of the Week

ATLANTA (Dec. 2, 2019) – The Southern Athletic Association (SAA) has announced that Emilee Olsen of Birmingham-Southern has been named the SAA Women's Basketball Player of the Week.

Olsen averaged a double-double last week with 22.3 points and 12.7 rebounds per game. She scored a career-high 27 points in the Panthers win over Berea College shooting .889 from the floor. 

She then posted 14 points and 11 rebounds in a victory against Wheaton and 26 points and 18 boards in a tough loss against UC Santa Cruz. 

Overall, Olsen made 58.5 percent of her attempts and averaged 2.7 blocks per game to go along with 2.3 assists per contest.

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