The U.S. Basketball Writers Association selected Oregon forward Jillian Alleyne as its Ann Meyers Drysdale Women’s National Player of the Week on Tuesday for games between Jan. 20 and Jan. 26.
Based on her standout performances against Washington State and Washington, Alleyne was nominated for the award after winning the Pac-12 player of the week on Monday.
Alleyne, who leads the nation in rebounding with 15.5 per game, tallied 21 points and recorded 19 rebounds against Washington State and performed even better against Washington. She posted 34 points and 25 rebounds against the Huskies. Alleyne now has 17 double-doubles, including 15 straight.
— USBWA (@USBWA) January 28, 2014
— Joe Waltasti (@GoDucksJoe) January 28, 2014
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