first_imgThe Cardinals (11-6, 6-1 SLC), now on a three-game win streak, hit the road to face Nicholls (8-10, 3-4 SLC) on Wednesday at 6 p.m. CT and host McNeese (8-10, 4-3 SLC) on Saturday at 2 p.m. 2017 Southland Women’s Basketball Week 12 Notes (PDF)FRISCO, Texas – After a record-setting 2-0 week, Lamar’s Chastadie Barrs was named the Southland Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week, the league announced Monday. Southland Players of the Week are presented by Women’s Basketball Player of the Week – Chastadie Barrs, Lamar – Jr. – Guard – DeSoto, TexasBarrs had double-doubles in both games as the Cardinals claimed a pair of victories in week 11. The DeSoto, Texas, native had a career-high 12 steals against UIW and now owns the Southland record for career steals with 379. She leads the nation in total steals (114) and steals per game (6.71). Her efforts helped LU to an 81-27 advantage in points off turnovers in the two games as the Cardinals forced 76 turnovers in the two contests. Southland weekly award winners are nominated and voted upon by each school’s sports information director. Voting for one’s own athlete is not permitted. To earn honorable mention, a student-athlete must appear on at least 25 percent of ballots. Honorable Mention: Kierra Jordan, Central Arkansas; Stevi Parker, Stephen F. Austin; Randi Brown, New Orleans; Brittany Mbamalu, Texas A&M-Corpus Christi; Jaclyn Scholvin, Southeastern Louisiana.last_img

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