Former Itawamba Community College Lady Indian turned Mississippi College Lady Choctaw, Ebony Williams of Calhoun City, was named American Southwest Conference East Division Women’s Basketball Player of the Week.
Williams earned the honor after averaging 14.5 points, 10.5 rebounds and 3 assists while shooting 56.5 percent from the floor and recording two blocks and a steal in conference wins over Schreiner and Texas Lutheran.
Williams, a senior, played in 25 games and drew 11 starts during her junior season in Clinton. She averaged 9.0 points, a team-high 5.1 rebounds, 1.4 assists and 1.0 steals per game while scoring in double figures in 11 games to earn Honorable Mention All-ASC honors.
She scored season-high 21 points in back-to-back wins over Centenary and East Texas Baptist, including a 21-point and 12-rebound performance in the win over Centenary. Williams had a season-high five assists against Ozarks and a season-high four steals against Texas-Dallas.