Junior Maya Howard (St. Louis, Mo.) was recently named the North Coast Athletic Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week.
Howard got the Tigers off to a 2-0 start with wins over Wisconsin Lutheran, 64-53, and Luther, 78-67, last weekend in the Paul F. Knueppel Classic hosted by Wisconsin Lutheran. She averaged 18 ppg, 6.5 rpg and 4 apg.
Howard also shot 52 percent from the floor and recorded four steals. Her 25 points against Luther was a career-high.
DePauw travels to Franklin on Tuesday before coming back home for the Midwest Challenge on Friday to face Rose-Hulman.