Nashville --- Junior guard Charisse Hicks was named the Ohio Valley Conference Newcomer of the week on Monday, February 18.
Hicks, a native of Indianapolis, Indiana averaged 11.0 points per game and 6.5 rebounds last week to help TSU go 1-1 in conference play. She nearly recorded a double-double with 14 points and nine rebounds on 6-of-9 shooting in the win over Austin Peay. She also tallied two steals, two blocks and one steal against the Govs. She was 4-of-9 from the field against Murray with eight points, two assists and one steal.
This is Hicks’ second OVC Newcomer of the Week honor this season.
The Lady Tigers return to action on Saturday, Feb. 23 when they host Jacksonville State in the final home game of the season.