Blockton Named to BIG EAST Honor Roll
Nov. 30, 2015
NEW YORKMarquette women’s basketball freshman Allazia Blockton has been named to the BIG EAST weekly honor roll, the conference office announced on Monday.
Blockton averaged 17.3 points, 7.0 rebounds and shot 51.3 percent in a 2-1 week for the Golden Eagles (2-4). The Milwaukee, Wis. native was named MVP of the FIU Turkey Slam after leading MU to its first wins of the season against FIU and previously unbeaten Richmond and tallied a career-high 24 points with 11 boards against the host, Panthers. Blockton followed that performance with 18 points and five rebounds against the Spiders.
Marquette will be in the national spotlight on Thursday, Dec. 3 when the squad hosts No. 7/7 Oregon State at 6 p.m. Central time of FS1. This will be the Golden Eagles first trip home since Nov. 16 and opens a three-game homestand for MU.
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