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Griner and Medley Named Women’s Basketball Players of the Week
December 03, 2012
Brittney Griner (Baylor) and Zahna Medley (TCU) have been selected Phillips 66 Big 12 Women's Basketball Players of the Week, as chosen by a media panel. Griner earned her 20th weekly award, tying the all-time women's basketball mark held by former Oklahoma player Courtney Paris (2006-09). Medley picked up her first freshman award.

Phillips 66 Big 12 Player of the Week
Brittney Griner, Baylor, C, Sr, Houston, Texas
Brittney Griner poured in a season-high 35 points, hitting 16 of her 19 (.842) shots from the floor and draining three free throws in just 22 minutes of action at Rice. In addition, she pulled down nine rebounds, added four blocked shots and dished out two assists. In hauling down her first board of the night, Griner collected her 1,000th career rebound. She became just the second Big 12 women's basketball player to score over 2,500 points (2,572) and garner 1,000 rebounds (1,008). Griner is only the sixth player to eclipse 2,000 points and 1,000 rebounds since the Big 12's inception.

Phillips 66 Big 12 Freshman of the Week
Zahna Medley, TCU, G, Springfield, Ill.
Zahna Medley averaged 17 points and 4.0 rebounds in TCU's wins over SMU and Houston last week. She hit 9-of-14 field goals, including 9-of-12 from behind the arc for a career-high 27 points against SMU. She tied the school record for most three-pointers made in a game and set the TCU freshman mark. The performance also tied for fourth-most in a game in Big 12 history. She added seven points, three rebounds and two assists versus Houston. For the week, Medley hit .423 (11-of-26) from the field and .588 (10-of-17) from the three-point line.

Phillips 66 Big 12 Players of the Week
Nov. 12 -- Nneka Enempkali, UT, F, So
Nov. 19 -- Carolyn Davis, KU, F, Sr
Nov. 26 -- Nneka Enempkali, UT, F, So
Dec. 3 -- Brittney Griner, BU, C, Sr

Phillips 66 Big 12 Freshmen of the Week
Nov. 12 -- Brittney Martin, OSU, G
Nov. 19 -- Emiah Bingley, ISU, G
Nov. 26 -- Imani McGee-Stafford, UT, C             
Dec. 3 -- Zanha Medley, TCU, G         

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