BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Birmingham-Southern women's basketball sophomore Elizabeth Philpot (Birmingham, Ala./Spain Park HS) was named Southern Athletic Association Player of the Week, the conference announced Monday.
Philpot led the Panthers this week, averaging team-highs of 14.5 points and 7.5 rebounds per game. The sophomore shot an amazing .944 from the free-throw line, making 17-of-18. She also finished the week with three assists and one steal.
She and the Panthers head to the Oglethorpe Tournament next where they will face Emory & Henry College and Centenary College of Louisiana. The tournament runs December 18-19 in Atlanta, Ga. and ends a four-game road trip for BSC.