Tuesday, November 12, 2013
AIKEN, S.C. – University of South Carolina Aiken standout Mackenzie Reese has been named the Peach Belt Conference AstroTurf Women’s Basketball Player of the Week, as announced by the league office.
Reese, a 5-10 junior from Madison, Wis., led the Pacers to a 1-1 week after playing in the Holley Tractor/Crescent Automotive Conference Challenge.
Reese averaged 18.5 points and 7.5 rebounds in the two games. She hit the game-winning shot with two seconds left in the 61-59 win over Anderson. Reese had 18 points, seven boards, four assists, two steals and a block against the Trojans.
On Saturday, she followed it up with 19 points and eight rebounds in the loss to Mount Olive. She chipped in two steals and another block.
For the week, Reese shot 52 percent (13-of-25) from the floor and made all four charity tosses.