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Montana Western’s Brianna King wins 2nd straight player of the week honor

Posted at 3:57 PM, Dec 31, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-31 17:57:32-05
Brianna King scored a program-record 40 points Saturday, leading Montana Western to its first NAIA semifinal appearance. (DAMON TURBITT/MTN SPORTS).

(Editor’s note: Frontier Conference media release)

WHITEFISH – Brianna King of the University of Montana Western was selected the Frontier Conference’s Women’s Basketball Player of the Week on Monday.

King is a 5-foot-5 senior guard from Spokane. No. 9 Montana Western won both of its games at the 2018 Hampton Inn Green and Gold Classic in Billings. The Bulldogs beat Dickinson State (N.D.) 103-56 and The King’s University 79-40.

King averaged 23 points, 2.5 rebounds, two assists and 2.5 steals. She was 16 of 26 from the field (62 percent), including 5 of 10 on 3-point field goals and 9 of 11 (82 percent) from the free throw line.