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BYU's Morgan Bailey Named WCC Women's Basketball Player of the Week

Feb. 2, 2015

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SAN BRUNO, Calif. - The West Coast Conference has named its Women's Basketball Player of the Week for February 2, 2015.

WEST COAST CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE WEEK - MORGAN BAILEY, SR., F - BYU
Senior forward Morgan Bailey recorded back-to-back double-doubles and became BYU's 26th player to eclipse the program's exclusive 1,000-point club. She guided BYU to two very important road wins and keeps the Cougars tied for second place in the league standings.

In the 68-63 road win at San Francisco, Bailey scored 19 points, grabbed a team-best 11 rebounds, had two assists, one block and one steal, while playing the entire game. The rebounds were game highs and the points tied for game bests and put her over the 1,000-point mark. At Santa Clara, Bailey recorded her second straight double-double and the 11th of the year with 19 points and 12 rebounds.

For the week, she tallied 38 points, 23 rebounds, two assists, one block and one steal and shot 50.0 percent from the field and 66.7 percent from the free-throw line.

Currently, Bailey ranks second on the team in points with an 18.5 average and leads in the rebound category averaging 10.8 boards a game. Bailey has the team's best field goal percentage at .509 (168-330) and leads in blocks with 12. She also ranks third in assists with 54 on the season.

Also Nominated: Sophia Ederaine, San Diego; Sunny Greinacher, Gonzaga; Kristina Johnson, Pacific; Olivia Ogwumike, Pepperdine

2014-15 WEST COAST CONFERENCE WOMEN'S BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK
February 2: Morgan Bailey, BYU
January 26: Elle Tinkle, Gonzaga
January 19: Sophia Ederaine, San Diego
January 12: Kendall Kenyon, Pacific
January 5: Lauren Nicholson, Saint Mary's
December 30: Kendall Kenyon, Pacific
December 22: Taylor Proctor, San Francisco
December 15: Morgan Bailey, BYU
December 8: Nici Gilday, Santa Clara
December 1: Lauren Nicholson, Saint Mary's
November 24: Sophia Ederaine, San Diego
November 17: Maya Hood, San Diego