[Raleigh, NC] - Shaw's Aslea Williams was today named the CIAA Women's Basketball Player of the Week for the games ending December 17, 2011.
Williams, a 6-1 senior, powered Shaw to a 2-1 record as they made a road swing through Florida. On the week, she averaged 23 points per game and an impressive 15.3 rebounds a game, including 23 offensive rebounds.
In Shaw's overtime win against Palm Beach Atlantic, Williams tossed in 25 points and collected 17 rebounds.
The Lady Bears, 3-3 on the season, are on a holiday break. They return to action when they travel to Canyon, TX where they will take part in the West Texas Golf Cars Holiday Classic on December 29 and 30. On the 29th, they will take on Abilene Christian at 4:00 p.m. The next day, they take on host West Texas A&M at 6:00 p.m.