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Unoma Aguolu ’24 Named ODAC Women’s Basketball Player of the Week

Accolades and Awards, Athletics

November 16, 2021

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The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) has honored Hollins Basketball‘s Unoma Aguolu ’24 as its Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for the week of November 15.

Aguolu led Hollins to three victories in the past week; overall, the Green & Gold is off to a 3-1 start this season, its best opening slate of games in over a decade.

The sophomore guard from King George, Virginia, averaged 23.0 points and shot 56.3 percent from the field to go with 5.0 rebounds per game over the three contests. She began the week with 20 points, three rebounds, two steals, and two blocked shots in a 74-65 win over Virginia-Lynchburg. In the first game of the Agnes Scott Tip-Off Classic, Aguolu scored 26 points on 10-of-13 shooting from the field in an 82-49 victory over the host Scotties. She added seven rebounds (five offensive), two assists, and two steals. She capped the tournament and the week with 23 points in a 76-71 win over Sewanee. She chipped in five rebounds with an assist, steal, and blocked shot.

Over Hollins’ first four games Aguolu is averaging 20.8 points and 5.5 rebounds per game. She has scored the most points (83) so far in the ODAC, powered by the most field goals (30-of-55) and free throws (19-of-40) made.