New Orleans, La. (GCAConf.com) – Amber Antoine of Edward Waters College has been named Gulf Coast Athletic Conference women’s basketball Player of the Week for games played from Dec. 1 through Dec. 7.
The 5-10 senior from Macclennt, Florida had a season-high 22 points and hauled in 9 rebounds as the Lady Tigers defeated Florida Memorial 67-63. Antoine is averaging a career-high 12.6 points per game this season and is in the GCAC top-ten in scoring, rebounding, and field goal percentage.
Xavier’s Vinnie Briggs led the Gold Nuggets in scoring and rebounding as they defeated No. 22 Mobile and LeMoyne-Owen…Brandy Broome averaged 19 points, 8.5 rebounds, and 7 steals for SUNO in two games…Ashley Qualls helped Philander Smith rout Fisk with 11 points, 4 boards, and 4 assists in just 20 minutes of action…Voorhees guard Courtney Roberts had 17 points and 8 assists against Morris (S.C.)…Thomesha Smith had a double-double for Talladega against 11th-ranked Loyola…Reyada Stinner had a season-high 24 points against Blue Mountain.