Jan. 16, 2017
Marquette women's basketball senior McKayla Yentz was selected to the BIG EAST honor roll the league office announced on Monday.
Yentz helped lead Marquette (15-4, 6-2) to a 3-0 week in league action, earning wins at Seton Hall and against Xavier and Butler in Milwaukee. The Sun Prairie, Wisconsin native averaged 16.3 points, 4.7 rebounds and turned in impressive shooting marks of .615 from the field and .583 from deep, including a career-best six treys for a season-high 23 points at Seton Hall.
The Golden Eagles conclude the first round of BIG EAST games and will head to travel partner No. 19 DePaul on Saturday, Jan. 21 at 7 p.m. Central time on the BIG EAST Digital Network.
This is the second weekly honor for Yentz after earning a spot on the honor roll the week of Dec. 26.