Women's Basketball
Georgetown's Rodgers Named to BIG EAST Honor Roll
Sugar Rodgers


Sugar Rodgers

Feb. 6, 2012

WASHINGTON - Georgetown University junior women's basketball player Sugar Rodgers (Suffolk, Va./King's Fork) was named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on Monday after the No. 14/15 Hoyas went 1-0 with a 65-54 victory over the University of Cincinnati on Saturday.

Rodgers had 19 points and seven rebounds to go along with three assists and two steals in a win at Cincinnati. The guard also went 8-of-10 from the line.

She has earned BIG EAST Player of the Week honors on three occasions this season and had five total nods to the honor roll as well.

Rodgers has led the Hoyas in points in 18 of 23 games so far this season with a high of 39 points in the win over Dartmouth University at the Blue Sky Classic. She is averaging 19.8 ppg to lead the BIG EAST, 5.2 rpg to rank third on the team and has a squad-high 58 steals. She also shoots a team-high 82.1 percent from the free throw line.

Georgetown will be back in action on Wednesday, February 8 at McDonough Arena as the squad takes on Seton Hall University. Tipoff is scheduled for 7 p.m.

Fans can watch live on www.GUHoyas.com with Ryan Sakamoto and Georgetown alum Monica McNutt calling the action. Live stats will also be available. Tickets are available at the Georgetown University Athletic Ticket Office.

 

 

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