South Dakota State’s Steph Paluch is the Summit League Player of the Week
South Dakota State guard Steph Paluch is the Summit League Player of the Week.
The senior from Pierre averaged 16 points, 4 rebounds and 3 assists in three games last week, as the Jacks went 2-1.
During that stretch, she shot 67 percent from the field, 70 percent from three-point range and 71 percent from the free-throw line.
In a loss at Creighton November 12th, Paluch led the team in scoring with a season-high 17 points, on 8-of-9 shooting.
Three days later in a win over Georgetown, Paluch scored 15 of her 16 points in the second half, including a four three-pointers, which ties a career best.
This season, Paluch leads SDSU in scoring (14 points) and is second in assists (3) per game. She is shooting 57 percent from the field, 54 percent from three-point range and 80 percent from the foul line.
The Jackrabbits host Pepperdine Thursday night in Brookings.