Brentwood, Tenn. – For the second time this season, University of Tennessee at Martin guard Ansley Eubank has been honored as the adidas Ohio Valley Conference Freshman of the Week for her performances against Jacksonville State and Morehead State over the past week.
A native of Murfreesboro, Tenn., Eubank averaged 12.0 points, 3.5 steals, 2.5 assists and 2.0 rebounds per game in her OVC debut weekend. Eubank posted a pair of career-high performances by tying her previous mark with 11 points along with four assists, four steals and three rebounds against Jacksonville State. She then took her game up another level against Morehead State where she set a new career-high with 13 points while notching three steals.
Eubank has scored in double figures three times this season. Her strong start to OVC play more than doubles up her season scoring average of 5.0 points and 3.4 rebounds per game. She was also named OVC Freshman of the Week on Dec. 20, 2016.
The Skyhawks will return to action against OVC rival Belmont on Thursday, Jan. 5. Tipoff is scheduled for 4 p.m. and can be seen on ESPNU.