December 17, 2012

McClung Tabbed A-10 Player of the Week

NEWPORT NEWS, Va.Daress McClung, who led Butler to a win at Northern Kentucky on Sunday, has been selected Atlantic 10 Women's Basketball Player of the Week.

McClung, an Indianapolis native and Lawrence North High School graduate, had an all-around excellent performance in Butler's 66-56 win at Northern Kentucky. McClung totaled 15 points, 13 rebounds and six assists. It was her fifth double-double of the season. The redshirt junior also added six blocked shots and four steals in the Butler victory.

McClung, who sat out last season after transferring from Cincinnati, is fifth in the Atlantic 10 in both scoring (16.4) and rebounding (9.3). She ranks second in the conference in blocks per game as well (2.5).

McClung and Butler will play at IUPUI Tuesday, Dec. 18 at 7 p.m. The game will be on HomeTown Sports Network. To find HTSN on your TV, CLICK HERE.