Janning earns BIG EAST Player of the Week honor

Posted at 6:47 PM, Dec 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-19 19:47:36-05

Senior guard for the Creighton women's basketball team Marissa Janning earned BIG EAST Player of the Week honors after an impressive performance against Nebraska.

Janning tallied 22 points, nine assists, four rebounds and two steals in the contest with the Huskers. Janning also set a career-high and D.J. Sokol Arena record for most three pointers made with seven. The win over Nebraska snapped a three-game losing streak to the in-state rival Huskers.

This is Janning's first Player of the Week honor of the season and her third of her career. Up next, the Creighton women face off against Marist Wednesday at 6 p.m.