Brooke Pahukoa Named Player of the Week

Feb. 1, 2016

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 1 2016) - Boise State junior guard Brooke Pahukoa has been named the Mountain West Women's Basketball Player of the Week for games played Jan. 25-31. Pahukoa led the Broncos to a sweep last week leading the team in scoring during both victories over UNLV 75-56 in Boise and at New Mexico 81-60. It is the second player of the week honor for Pahukoa this year and the third of her career. This is also the second straight MW weekly honor for the Boise State program and the fifth overall in 2015-16.

Pahukoa's Highlights From Last Week

  • On the week averaged a team-high 22.5 points, 4.5 rebounds, 2.0 assists, 0.5 steals and 0.5 blocks in 34.5 minutes per game.
  • During the two game stretch shot 60.9 percent (14-23) from the floor, 57.1 (8-14) from the 3-point arc and 90 percent (9-10) from the free-throw line.
  • Scored a team-high 20 points in the win over UNLV shooting 60 percent (6-10) from the floor and a perfect 100 percent (7-7) from the free-throw line.
  • She sparked the Broncos in the first quarter against the Lady Rebels scoring 14 points on a perfect period going 3-of-3 from the floor, 1-of-1 from the arc and 7-of-7 from the free-throw line to give the Broncos the lead, they never trailed in the game as a result ... added four rebounds, three assists, one block and one steal in the winning effort. 
  • In the victory at New Mexico Pahukoa led the Broncos to a dominating performance against the Lobos scoring a team-high 25 points shooting 61.5 percent (8-13) from the floor, 70 percent (7-10) from beyond the 3-point arc and 66.7 percent (2-3) from the free-throw line ... tallied five rebounds and one assist.
  • Versus the Lobos she hit a career-high seven 3-pointers which tied for second most in Boise State history and was one short of the record ... it also tied for the fifth most in Mountain West Conference history for a league game. 

Previous MW Players of the Week for 2015-16
November 16 - Miquelle Askew, Sr., C, Boise State
November 23 - Aley Rohde, Sr., C, UNLV
November 30 - McKynzie Fort, So., G, San Diego State
December 7 - Elin Gustavsson, Jr., F, Colorado State
December 14 - Marquelle Dent, Sr., G, Wyoming
December 21 - Miquelle Askew, Sr., C, Boise State
December 28 - Brooke Pahukoa, Jr., G, Boise State
January 4 - Jamie Patrick, Sr., G, Colorado State
January 11 - Bego Faz Davalos, So., C, Fresno State
January 18 - Alana Arias, Sr., F, Colorado State
January 25 - Miquelle Askew, Sr., C, Boise State
February 1 - Brooke Pahukoa, Jr., G, Boise State

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