Women's Basketball

Boise State's Lenhardt Named MW Co-Player of the Week

It is Lenhardt's third of the year and sixth all-time.

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Boise State forward Lauren Lenhardt and Fresno State guard Ki-Ki Moore earned Mountain West Women's Basketball Co-Players of the Week honors for games played from Jan. 7-13, 2013. It is the third honor of the season for Lenhardt and the fifth of her MW career. Lenhardt now has six all-time (WAC and MW) which makes her second in Bronco history and the third to earned Player of the Week honors three times in a season.  

Lenhardt, a senior from Eagle, Idaho, led the Broncos to a come-from-behind 70-68 home win over Wyoming on Wednesday night in BSU's only game of the week. She capped off a Boise State rally in the closing minute of the game when she hit a three-pointer with 20 seconds remaining to give the Broncos a 69-68 lead, followed by a key defensive rebound with 10 seconds left to preserve the win. Lenhardt ended the night with 18 points and a team-high 10 rebounds, while shooting 44.4 percent from the floor (8-18), including 66.7 percent from 3-point range (2-3). She also contributed a team-high three blocked shots and did not commit a single turnover. Lenhardt also moved into 10th-place on the Boise State career scoring list during the win, the 18 points now gives  her 1,105 career points.

Moore, a junior from San Francisco, Calif., led Fresno State to a 2-0 record last week with an 80-72 road victory over San Diego State and a 69-65 home win against New Mexico. She recorded 15 points and 11 rebounds to go along with three assists and three steals at SDSU, the Bulldogs first game as a member of the MW. Against the Lobos, Moore scored 22 points, grabbed seven rebounds and dished out three assists to lead the Bulldogs. She was 9-of-15 from the field (.600) and 3-of-4 (.750) from the free throw line.

For the week, Moore was 14-of-31 (.452) from the floor and hit 8-of-11 (.727) from the free throw line. She averaged 18.5 points, 9.0 rebounds, 3.0 assists and 2.0 steals over the two games.

2012-13 Mountain West Women's Basketball Players of the Week
Nov. 12 - Lauren Lenhardt, Sr., F, Boise State
Nov. 19 - Lauren Lenhardt, Sr., F, Boise State
Nov. 26 - Courtney Clements, Sr., G, San Diego State
Dec. 3 - Courtney Clements, Sr., G, San Diego State
Dec. 10 - Chaundra Sewell, Sr., F, Wyoming
Dec. 17 - Chelsea Hopkins, Sr., G, San Diego State
Dec. 24 - Kayla Woodward, So., F, Wyoming
Dec. 31 - Chaundra Sewell, Sr., F, Wyoming
Jan. 7 - Taylor Thompson, Jr., G, Fresno State
Jan. 14 - Lauren Lenhardt, Sr., F, Boise State; Ki-Ki Moore, Jr., G, Fresno State
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