ORONO – Maine women’s basketball rattled off two big America East wins at home last week, 70-59 over Vermont and 75-63 over Binghamton in overtime.
The wins came in large part to freshman Anne Simon and Junior Maeve Carroll, who have earned America East weekly honors. Simon earned her fifth America East rookie of the week nod after averaging 22.5 points, 5.5 rebounds, 3.5 assists, and 3.5 steals in the two games.
Carroll earned her first America East player of the week award after averaging 21.5 points and 14.5 rebounds in the wins over the Catamounts and Bearcats. Maine is back in action Wednesday at home against UMass Lowell.