Bashaara Graves. Courtesy: UT Sports
The Lady Vol's Bashaara Graves has been named the SEC Freshman of the Week.
The forward/center from Clarksville averaged 16.5 points and 10 rebounds in two SEC victories last week, as well as 3 assists and 1.5 steals.
She scored the seventh double-double of her career, registering 17 points, 12 rebounds, four assists and two steals in a tough overtime win at Florida, 78-75. She also hit two clutch free throws in the overtime period, ensuring the Lady Vols win.
Against Missouri, Graves scored 16 points and eight rebounds effort vs. Missouri. She has scored in double figures in 14 of 16 games this season.
Graves is averaging 16.3 points and 9 rebounds in SEC play and is shooting 53.8 from the field and 82.1 from the line.