Back-to-Back Weekly Awards for Adams

Arkansas Tech University’s Fatima Adams is the Great American Conference women’s basketball player of the week for a second consecutive week.

Adams received the award from the GAC office on Tuesday, Jan. 26. It is her third such honor this season and the sixth GAC player of the week award of Adams’ two-year career with the Golden Suns.

A senior forward from Bryan, Texas, Adams averaged 25.5 points and 11 rebounds per game last week while leading Arkansas Tech to victories over Henderson State University and the University of Arkansas-Monticello.

Nationally 21st-ranked Arkansas Tech (13-2 overall, 11-0 GAC) will host Southwestern Oklahoma State University at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 28, and Northwestern Oklahoma State University at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 30. Both games will be played at Tucker Coliseum in Russellville.

Tickets ($5 adults / $3 senior citizens and students) will be available at the door. Those with a valid Arkansas Tech identification card will be admitted free of charge. Radio station KCJC 102.3 FM and will have live coverage.