PISCATAWAY, N.J. (February 28, 2012) – Rutgers women’s basketball senior point guard Khadijah Rushdan (Wilmington, Del.) was selected to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll, as announced by the league office on Tuesday.
Rushdan led RU with three double-digit performances, including 15 points versus Seton Hall, a game-high 21 points against Providence – her third 20-point game of the season – and her first double-double of the year versus Marquette. Against the Golden Eagles, Rushdan stuffed the stat sheet, pouring in 13 points, 11 rebounds, four assists and four steals.
The senior averaged 16.3 points per game, 6.3 rebounds and 3.3 assists in the three games and shot at a .548 clip from the floor.
The Scarlet Knights earned the No. 6 seed in the BIG EAST Tournament and on Saturday will play the winner of Cincinnati and Marquette. Tipoff for the second-round game is set for 8 p.m., at the XL Center in Hartford, Conn.
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