Olsen Named SAA Player of the Week

Olsen Named SAA Player of the Week

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The Southern Athletic Association named Emilee Olsen (Marietta, Ga./Lassiter HS) of Birmingham-Southern women's basketball the SAA Player of the Week.

Olsen averaged a double-double this week with 20.5 points and 10 rebounds per game to lead the Panthers to an undefeated stretch and tie for second in the conference.

Her game-high 23 points in the win over Centre helped secure the Panthers fifth consecutive win over SAA opponents. Olsen ranks nationally in eight different categories, including 23rd in blocked shots, and leads the league in six.