Boise State's Isham Named WAC Women's Basketball Player of the Week...

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DENVER – Boise State guard Kati Isham has been named the Verizon Western Athletic Conference women’s basketball player of the week for December 20-26.

Isham, a junior from Howe, Idaho (Walla Walla CC), scored a career-high and team season-high 28 points in the Broncos’ 80-71 victory at Utah Valley on Dec. 20. She also added six rebounds, one assist and two steals in 30 minutes of action. Isham shot 8-of-13 (.615) from the floor, 4-of-6 from three-point range and was a perfect 8-of-8 from the free-throw line. It was her fourth-consecutive game and fifth on the year recording 20-plus points.

Isham currently leads Boise State in scoring on the year at 16.8 points per game. She is also the WAC leader in 3-point percentage hitting 47.9 percent (35-73) from long range and is ranked second in 3-pointers made per game at 2.9. In the last five games Isham is averaging 21.6 points per game while shooting 50 percent (35-70) from the floor, 52.5 percent (21-40) from the arc and 81 percent (17-21) from the free-throw line.

The award is the first for Isham in her career and first for a Bronco player this season.

Others nominated included: senior guard Megan Tinnin, Hawai’i; senior forward Yinka Olorunnife, Idaho; senior guard Tahnee Robinson, Nevada; and senior guard Alice Coddington, Utah State.