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Odyssey Sims Named Big 12 Player of the Week

From Baylor Athletic's Department:

Odyssey Sims Named Big 12 Player of the Week

Baylor players honored for third straight week.

 IRVING, Texas - Odyssey Sims (Baylor) has been selected Phillips 66 Big 12 Women's Basketball Player of the Week, as chosen by a media panel. Sims earned her first player of the week nod after garnering five freshman accolades in 2010-11. It marked the third straight week that a Baylor player received the honor, senior Brittney Griner was selected on Dec. 3 and Dec. 10.

Phillips 66 Big 12 Player of the Week
Odyssey Sims, Baylor, G, Jr, Irving, Texas
Sims scored a season-high 27 points while leading all scorers in Baylor's 94-56 win over Oral Roberts. It was her second game back after missing four contests due to an injury. Sims was 11-of-16 from the floor, including 2-of-5 from three-point range and a perfect 3-of-3 from the free throw line. She also added six steals and six assists while committing only two turnovers in 29 minutes of action.

Baylor hosts 13th-ranked Tennessee on Tuesday, Dec. 18, at 7 p.m. The contest will be televised by ESPN.

Phillips 66 Big 12 Players of the Week
Nov. 12 -- Nneka Enempkali, UT, F, So.
Nov. 19 -- Carolyn Davis, KU, F, Sr.
Nov. 26 -- Nneka Enempkali, UT, F, So.
Dec. 3 -- Brittney Griner, BU, C, Sr.
Dec. 10 -- Brittney Griner, BU, C, Sr.
Dec. 17 -- Odyssey Sims, BU, G, Jr.

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