Olivia Jones Named College Sports Madness Player of the Week
Monday, December 26, 2016
Olivia Jones Named College Sports Madness Player of the Week

NASHVILLE --- Tennessee State Forward Olivia Jones has been named Madness Ohio Valley Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for her exceptional performance during the past week’s action.

Jones earned MVP honors at the Hatter Classic in DeLand, Fla. after averaging 17.5 points and 10.0 rebounds in two games last week.

In the win over Bethune Cookman, Jones turned in a double-double of 18 points and 12 rebounds. She also had three steals in the contest.

The Lady Tigers trailed by double-digits against Stetson but rallied from behind to claim the win. Jones was an integral part of that comeback. She tallied 17 points, eight rebounds and two steals in 37 minutes of action.

College Sports Madness identifies the players who have had the greatest impact to their team from each conference and on a national basis each Monday.

You can see all the Players of the Week from each conference at Women’s Basketball Weekly Awards.

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