Drake and UNI will meet for the final time during the regular season Friday. Drake can clinch the top seed in Hoops in the Heartland and the regular season MVC title with a win over the Panthers.
Evansville's Sara Dickey and Drake's Becca Hittner take home this week's Missouri Valley Conference Women's Basketball Player and Newcomer of the Week honors, respectively.
WBB Players of the Week (PDF)
Drake senior Lizzy Wendell (Blue Springs, Mo.) has been selected as a finalist for the 2016-17 Senior CLASS award in collegiate basketball.
Senior CLASS Award Finalists
Following Sunday’s 98-46 win over Bradley, Drake improved to 13-0 in Missouri Valley Conference action to set the best-ever start to league play in MVC history.