Sims and Buckley Named Big 12 Women’s Basketball Players of the Week
Courtesy: Big12Sports.com
          Release: 01/06/2014
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Odyssey Sims (Baylor) and Jadda Buckley (Iowa State) were selected for Phillips 66 Big 12 Women’s Basketball weekly honors, as chosen by a media panel. Sims earned her 10th career award and fifth player of the week recognition. Buckley picked up freshman honors for the second-consecutive week and third in the last four.  

Phillips 66 Big 12 Player of the Week
Odyssey Sims, Baylor, G, Irving, Texas
Odyssey Sims averaged 35 points and 5.5 rebounds to lead Baylor to conference wins over K-State and Kansas. She scored 40 points against the Wildcats while shooting 12-of-19 (.632) from the floor, including 4-of-4 from 3-point range, and 12-of-16 (.750) from the free throw line. The senior hauled down a season-high six rebounds and added three assists and three steals. After making a trey versus Kansas, Sims is tied as the program’s all-time 3-point leader with 195. She led all scorers in the win with 30 points, sinking 11-of-22 (.500) shots and was 7of-9 (.778) from the charity stripe.

Phillips 66 Big 12 Freshman of the Week
Jadda Buckley, Iowa State, G, Mason City, Iowa
Jadda Buckley scored a game-high 29 points to lead Iowa State in an overtime win at Oklahoma to remain unbeaten on the season. She ended regulation a perfect 7-of-7 from the field and 5-of-5 from long range. Buckley hit a 3-pointer and a layup in overtime to help the Cyclones seal the win. For the week she connected on .692 of her field goal attempts, was .600 from the 3-point line and .833 from the charity stripe.

Phillips 66 Big 12 Players of the Week
Nov. 11 – Hallie Christofferson, ISU, Sr
Nov. 18 – Aaryn Ellenberg, OU, Sr
Nov. 25 – Odyssey Sims, BU, Sr
Dec. 2 – Brittney Martin, OSU, So
Dec. 9 – Odyssey Sims, BU, Sr
Dec. 16 – Chelsea Gardner, KU, Jr
Dec. 23 – Tiffany Bias, OSU, Sr
Dec. 30 – Liz Donohoe, OSU, Jr
Jan. 6 – Odyssey Sims, BU, Sr

Phillips 66 Big 12 Freshmen of the Week
Nov. 11 – Leticia Romero, K-State
Nov. 18 – Nina Davis, BU
Nov. 25 – Seanna Johnson, ISU
Dec. 2 – Seanna Johnson, ISU
Dec. 9 – Nina Davis, BU
Dec. 16 – Jadda Buckley, ISU
Dec. 23 – Nina Davis, BU
Dec. 30 – Jadda Buckley, ISU
Jan. 6 – Jadda Buckley, ISU

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