December 27, 2016

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – For the third time this season, a member of the University of Tennessee at Martin women’s basketball team earned adidas Ohio Valley Conference Freshman of the Week honors as Kendall Spray was tabbed the league’s co-winner after a pair of strong performances against No. 22 DePaul and Northwestern.

A native of Lebanon, Tenn., Spray equaled her career high in both contests with a pair of 17-point performances while leading the team with eight rebounds along with three assists and two steals. Spray tallied 17 points and six rebounds at No. 22 DePaul before tossing in another 17-point outing at Northwestern.

Spray currently ranks second on the team by averaging 10.9 points and 2.5 rebounds per game while tallying 14 assists and nine steals on the season. She has led the team in scoring five times – including the past three outings.

UT Martin will return to action with the opening of OVC play against Jacksonville State on Thursday, Dec. 29. Tipoff from the Elam Center is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. on the front end of a doubleheader.