DURHAM, N.C. - Redshirt junior Lexie Brown of the Duke women’s basketball team was selected the Ronald McDonald House Charities Duke Student-Athlete of the Week after totaling a game-high 25 points in the Blue Devils’ 68-61 victory over Elon on Dec. 8.
In the contest, Brown moved past the 1,000-point mark for her career at both Duke and Maryland. A product of Suwanee, Ga., Brown hit 7-of-12 field goals, 3-of-4 from three-point land and all eight free throws. She has totaled five games with 20+ points on the season as Duke has jumped out to a 10-1 overall record on the season.
Brown and the 17th-ranked Blue Devils resume action tonight, hosting Villanova at 7 p.m. in Cameron Indoor Stadium. The contest will be broadcast on ACC Network Extra.