Bryant named SAA Women's Basketball Player of the Week

Yorisha Bryant (photo by Jimmy Mitchell)
Yorisha Bryant (photo by Jimmy Mitchell)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Senior Yorisha Bryant has earned her second Southern Athletic Association Women's Basketball Player of the Week honor, the league office announced today.

Bryant, a forward from Los Angeles, Calif., helped BSC move to 10-0 on the season with three more wins over the last two weeks, including another win against Emory. She scored 54 points, averaging 18.0 points per game, while shooting 18-of-37 (48.6 percent) from the field. Bryant also pulled down 28 rebounds, averaging 9.3 per game, and posted a double-double (21 points, 13 rebounds) against Emory on December 29. In addition, she recorded eight steals, five assists, and four blocks over the three games.