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SWAC Women’s Basketball Player of the Week January 10th, 2017

Alabama State Senior Forward Britney

Courtesy SWAC.org
Tue, January 10, 2017

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Alabama State Senior Forward Britney Wright has been named the SWAC Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for her performance over the ninth week of the regular season.

Britney Wright
Alabama State 
Sr. | 5-10 | F | Detroit, Mich.

The Detroit, Mich. native scored 21 points and grabbed 15 rebounds for a double-double in Alabama State’s 73-64 win over Jackson State on Jan. 4.  Wright also scored 13 points and pulled down seven rebounds in ALST’s 74-62 win over UAPB on Jan. 7.  Wright concluded her week with a 20 point and 12 rebound performance for her second double-double of the week and second of the season in a 79-73 overtime win over MVSU on Monday.

Wright currently ranks fourth in the SWAC in rebounding, grabbing an average of 7.1 boards per contest.

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