January 3, 2011
Darling earns her fourth straight OVC Newcomer award
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Tech junior center Brittany
Darling has been voted the Ohio Valley Conference Newcomer of the
Week, for her efforts last week against the University of Central
Florida and St. Louis. The honor was announced Monday by the OVC
A transfer student out of Owens (Ohio) Community College, this
is the fourth consecutive week Darling has won the OVC Newcomer of
the Week award.
Against UCF, Darling notched her third double-double of the
season as she posted 15 points and 10 rebounds. She followed with
an 11-point, four-rebound performance against St. Louis, which saw
her shoot 5-of-5 from the field, in Tech’s victory Sunday
Tech (9-3, 3-0 OVC) begins a two-game road trip Thursday as it
takes on Morehead State. Opening tip is set for 4:15 p.m. CT.