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Ebony Rowe earns weekly Sun Belt honors from CSM

Junior posted an average of 21 points and nine rebounds

November 12, 2012 · @MTAthletics

College Sports Madness named Ebony Rowe the Sun Belt Conference Player of the Week after averaging 21 points and nine rebounds against Kennesaw State and Memphis. 

The Lexington, Ky., product shot 8-of-14 from the field for 23 points and 11 rebounds against the Owls. The performance was her 33rd career double-double and double-figure rebounding contest. Rowe's 33rd career double-double ranks fifth all-time in school history. Her nine offensive rebounds moved her to third all-time in school history, while her point total moved her to 21st all-time in school history. 

Despite battling foul trouble, Rowe played all 40 minutes shot 80 percent (8-of-10) from the field, while grabbing seven rebounds against Memphis as she helped the Blue Raiders advanced to the semifinals of the Preseason WNIT. Rowe registered her 62nd and 63rd double-figure scoring performances of her career. 

Middle Tennessee visits Iowa on Wednesday. Tip is set for 7 p.m. at Carver-Hawkeye Arena in Iowa City, Iowa.

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