WHITEFISH -– Brooke Jones of Rocky Mountain College was named the Frontier Conference’s women’s basketball player of the week on Monday.
Jones, a 5-foot-11 junior forward from Manhattan, helped the Battlin’ Bears go 3-0 on a Arizona road trip. Rocky beat Ottawa (Ariz.) 63-50, Benedictine-Mesa (Ariz.) 64-53 and Arizona Christian (RV) 64-63.
Jones averaged 17 points, 7.7 rebounds, 2.7 assists and 1.3 steals during the three games, converting 22 of 34 from the field (65 percent) and six of seven from the free throw line. Against nationally ranked Arizona Christian, she scored 20 points, pulled down 10 rebounds, and scored the game-winning basket with 4.5 seconds remaining in game.