Monday, February 2, 2009

Burgin A-10 co-player of the week

Charlotte 49ers women’s basketball senior center Danielle Burgin was named co-player of the week in the Atlantic 10 Conference as a result of her performances in 49er wins over Richmond and Fordham last week.

Burgin recorded her fifth double-double of the season and 16th of her career with 14 points and 10 rebounds in the 49ers' 62-55 win at Richmond. Then, she had 14 points and nine rebounds in the 49ers' 60-38 win over Fordham Saturday.


--After turning in exceptional performances on Saturday at both the Carolina Classic and the Penn State National Open, sophomore Darius Law and freshman Jake Deaton earned Atlantic 10 weekly awards. Law was named infoor track and field performer of the week while Deaton was named rookie of the week.