(MINNEAPOLIS, Minn.) – Thomas More College junior forward Nikki Kiernan (Cold Springs, Ky./Newport Central Catholic) has been named to the D3hoops.com National Team of the Week presented by Scoutware.
The Team of the Week, presented by Scoutware, is D3hoops.com's weekly honor roll. This is the program's 20h season recognizing the performance at each of the five positions for the previous week.
Kiernan, who was named the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) Player of the Week on Monday, averaged 20.5 points per game as she shot 72.0 percent (18-of-25) from the field and 100 percent from the free-throw line. Kiernan also led the team on the boards with 8.5 rebounds per game to go with a team-high 12 blocked shots, four steals and two assists. Her 23-point, 11-rebound effort against Bethany College marked her ninth double-double of the season.
Kiernan and the No. 3/4-ranked Saints return to action on Wednesday (February 8) when they host Westminster College at 5:30 p.m. inside the Connor Convocation Center.