Murphy named Association of Division III Independents women’s basketball Player of the Week

Murphy named Association of Division III Independents women’s basketball Player of the Week

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – UC Santa Cruz freshman forward Kaylee Murphy (Eureka, Calif.) has been selected the Association of Division III Independents women's basketball Player of the Week. Murphy averaged 14.0 points, 12.0 rebounds, 2.5 steals and 2.5 assists per game on 60.0 percent shooting as the Banana Slugs went 1-1. The freshman recorded a double-double in her first game with 18 points and 15 rebounds, going 8-of-13 from the floor. The forward ended the week with ten points and nine rebounds on 4-of-7 shooting in UC Santa Cruz's win over Cal Maritime on Sunday.