Maya Howard Earns NCAC Athlete of the Week Honors for Second Time This Season

Maya Howard Earns NCAC Athlete of the Week Honors for Second Time This Season

Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw senior guard Maya Howard (St. Louis, Mo./MICDS) has been named the North Coast Athletic Conference Women's Basketball Athlete of the Week for her performances in DePauw's wins over Allegheny and Hiram.

For the two games, Howard averaged 18.5 points, 5.5 rebounds and 4.5 assists including 19 points and seven assists in Friday's 93-56 victory over Allegheny and seven rebounds in the Tigers' 69-52 win over Hiram on Saturday. She hit 6 of 9 of her 3-point field goal attempts for the week.

Howard, the 2018 NCAC Player of the Year, previously earned the honor on January 7 and twice during the 2017-18 season.

DePauw (18-4, 12-1) returns to the hardwood on Saturday, February 9, with a 1 p.m. contest at Ohio Wesleyan.