Richards wins honor

Eastern New Mexico University senior forward Elizabeth Richards was named the Lone Star Conference South Player of the Week Monday.

Richards averaged a team- high 27.5 points and 15.5 rebounds in the Zias two games last week, including a 76-63 victory over Texas A&M-Kingsville where she had 26 points and 19 rebounds.

For the season Richards is averaging 22.2 points, 11 rebounds, 3.3 steals and 1.8 blocked shots per game. Richards has also recorded 10 double-doubles for the season.