Iowa State’s Joens named Big 12 Player of the Week

Ashley Joens

AMES — Iowa State’s Ashley Joens claimed her second Big 12 Player of the Week award of the season, the league office announced Monday.

Joens is now a 12-time Big 12 Player of the Week, tied for second in conference history with former Cyclone Bridget Carleton (2016-19).

Joens began the week for the Cyclones with a double-double of 19 points and 14 rebounds in a 75-35 victory at TCU. It was Joens’ ninth double-double of the season and 58th for her career.

The Cyclone senior saved her best for Saturday at Hilton Coliseum against No. 14 Oklahoma, finishing with 32 points, seven rebounds, three assists and two steals, helping guide the Cyclones to an 86-78 win.

For the week, Joens averaged 25.5 points and 10.5 rebounds per game.


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