WACO, Texas Kalani Brown of the Lady Bears has earned National Player of the Week honors thanks in large part to her big game in the win over UConn.
Brown led the Lady Bears in their victory over the number one team in the nation last week. Brown finished with 22 points and 17 rebounds in the win. She was the dominant force in the paint all night long and especially in the pivotal second half.
Brown then had 10 points in just 10 minutes as Baylor beat Texas Tech on the road in their Big 12 opener.
Baylor win over UConn also moved them up in the national polls, the Lady Bears are now at #5 in the nation.