Under Armour Women’s Basketball Player of the Week – Week 10
BRIA THAMES • UMPQUA
SOPHOMORE • GUARD
Bria Thames, Westview HS / Portland, OR., led top-ranked and undefeated Umpqua to wins over 7th-ranked Lane and Mt. Hood. Thames averaged 24 points on a blistering 79.2% shooting and 9.5 rebounds per game to go with 4 assists and 3 steals.
On the season, Thames' 58.4% shooting is 4th in the league. She is also 8th in total rebounds (5th in offensive rebounds) and 14th in points per game.
"Bria had a great week for us averaging 24 points a game while shooting nearly 80% from the floor and 81% from the free throw line, said UCC head coach Dave Strlcklin. "There’s a really old adage that says the cream rises to the top and that’s what happened this past week. Bria took complete charge of both games and the rest of us just went along for the ride."