Plouffe Named to BIG EAST All-Tournament Team

Senior Katherine Plouffe

March 12, 2014

ROSEMONT, Ill.--Marquette University women's basketball senior Katherine Plouffe was selected to the 2014 BIG EAST All-Tournament team for her performance in the Golden Eagles' two tournament games, the conference announced following last night's championship game.

The forward averaged 16.5 points and 15.0 rebounds in MU's victory over Villanova in the quarterfinals and a semifinal loss to DePaul. She added two blocks, four steals and shot 85.7 percent (12-14) from the free throw line. Plouffe has tallied 13 double-doubles this season and was in the top three in scoring all year long.

This was Marquette's first appearance in the BIG EAST Tournament semifinals since 2007.

The Golden Eagles are 21-10 overall and will find out their postseason destination on Monday, March 17.

2014 BIG EAST All-Tournament Team

Most Outstanding Player
Jasmine Penny, DePaul

BIG EAST All-Tournament Team
Brittany Hrynko, DePaul
Aliyyah Handford, St. John's
Katherine Plouffe, Marquette
Ka-Deidre Simmons, Seton Hall
Sarah Nelson, Creighton




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