Mountain West Women's Basketball Weekly Release - November 20, 2012
Nov. 20, 2012
Holiday tournaments dot the schedule as Mountain West women's basketball action continues this week.
Quick Hits ... Air Force will play its first home game of the season on Friday, Nov. 23. The Falcons host Army (Nov. 23) and Navy (Nov. 26) at Clune Arena to open the home season. It is the first meeting against Army since 2009 ... Boise State senior Lauren Lenhardt is the only MW player averaging a double-double to start the season. Lenhardt averages 17.7 points and 10.3 rebounds through the first three games of the season ... Colorado State junior Sam Martin picked up her first double-double of the season last week against Seattle with 14 points and 10 rebounds ... Fresno State junior Bree Farley scored a career-high 21 points in just 28 minutes of play in the Bulldogs' home opener against Cal-Maritime ... Nevada senior Chanelle Brennan led the Wolf Pack to its first road win of the season at UC Irvine on Nov. 17 with 16 points and nine rebounds ... Round 1 of the Rio Grande Rivalry starts at The Pit on Nov. 20. New Mexico hosts New Mexico State first before going to Las Cruces on Dec. 18 ... San Diego State head coach Beth Burns earned her 350th career win on Nov. 14, 63-53, against UC Irvine ... UNLV junior Rmanii Haynes has stepped into the starting point guard position for the Lady Rebels. Haynes already has two double-digit assist games on the season, including a career-high 13 against Arizona last week ... Wyoming head coach Joe Legerski is two wins away from setting the Cowgirls' all-time record for victories. Legerski has 174 wins, just one behind Chad Lavin's 175 from 1987-1998. Lavin is currently an assistant coach at Colorado State.
Durbin named Senior CLASS Award Top 30 Candidate ... New Mexico senior Caroline Durbin has been named a candidate for the Senior CLASS award, one of 30 selected. The award is an acronym for Celebrating Loyalty and Achievement for Staying in School. It focuses on the total student-athlete experience and encourages students to use their platform in athletics to make a positive impact as leaders in their communities.
Mountain West Women's Basketball on Twitter ... Follow your favorite Mountain West women's basketball teams and catch up on news from around the league on Twitter at @MW_WHoops.
|This Week In Mountain West Women's Basketball|
|Game||Time||TV/Webcast||NOVEMBER 20 (TUESDAY)|
|Idaho State at BOISE STATE||7 p.m. MT||BroncoSports.com|
|Toledo at COLORADO STATE||7 p.m. MT||CSURams.com|
|New Mexico State at NEW MEXICO||7 p.m. MT||GoLobos.com|
|Grambling at FRESNO STATE||7 p.m. PT||GoBulldogs.com||NOVEMBER 23 (FRIDAY)|
|WYOMING vs. Seton Hall (1)||1 p.m. PT|
|Cleveland State at NEVADA (2)||2 p.m. PT||NevadaWolfPack.com|
|SAN DIEGO STATE vs. Auburn (3)||5 p.m. MT|
|North Texas at NEW MEXICO (4)||5:30 p.m. MT||GoLobos.com|
|Army at AIR FORCE||8 p.m. MT||GoAirForceFalcons.com||NOVEMBER 24 (SATURDAY)|
|WYOMING at Pepperdine/vs. South Dakota (1)||1/3:30 p.m. PT|
|Montana at UNLV (5)||1 p.m. PT|
|BOISE STATE at San Francisco||2 p.m. PT|
|Santa Clara/Toledo at NEVADA (2)||2/4:30 p.m. PT||NevadaWolfPack.com|
|St. Bonaventure/Georgia at NEW MEXICO (4)||5/7:30 p.m. MT||GoLobos.com|
|SAN DIEGO STATE at Colorado/vs. Auburn (3)||5/7:30 p.m. MT||NOVEMBER 25 (SUNDAY)|
|Bowling Green/Villanova at UNLV (5)||1/3:30 p.m. PT||NOVEMBER 26 (MONDAY)|
|Navy at AIR FORCE||7 p.m. MT||GoAirForceFalcons.com||NOVEMBER 27 (TUESDAY)|
|Weber State at NEW MEXICO||7 p.m. MT||GoLobos.com|
|* = Mountain West game|
|(1) = Pepperdine Tournament (Malibu, Calif.)|
|(2) = Nugget Classic (Reno, Nev.)|
|(3) = Omni Hotels Classic (Boulder, Colo.)|
|(4) = Thanksgiving Tournament (Albuquerque, N.M.)|
|(5) = Lady Rebel Round-up (Las Vegas, Nev.)|
|Live stats available for most games.|