WOMEN'S BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK
CHANNON FLUKER, CSUN Junior • Center • Pasadena, Calif. • Maranatha HS
➜ Fluker’s 11 career citations tie her second all-time in Big West history alongside former UC Santa Barbara great Erin Buescher. Anita Maxwell of New Mexico State is the record holder with 13.
➜ Fluker corralled 16 rebounds in each of CSUN’s two wins. The Matadors improved to 3-2 in Big West play with a 65-41 victory over Cal State Fullerton and a 60-55 triumph versus UC Riverside.
➜ Fifteen of the 32 rebounds Fluker accumulated came on the offensive end. She leads the conference with 87 offensive rebounds.
➜ The 6-4 center posted the 42nd and 43rd double-doubles of her career. She had 21 points against the Titans and 16 more versus the Highlanders. She owns 11 20-point performances this season.
➜ Fluker had a consecutive made free throw streak run to 23 before missing two against CSF.
➜ For the week, Fluker shot 46.4 percent (13-of-28) from the field and 64.7 percent (11-of-17) from the free throw line. She averaged 18.5 points, 16.0 rebounds and 3.0 blocks per game.
➜ With three blocks in both games, Fluker has had at least three swats in nine contests this season.
Others nominated: Dynn Leaupepe (Cal Poly); Daeja Smith (Cal State Fullerton); Naomi Hunt (Long Beach State); Morgan Bertsch (UC Davis); Morgan Green (UC Irvine); Lauren Holt (UC Riverside); Sarah Bates (UC Santa Barbara)