CLEVELAND - The Mid-American
Conference announced its first weekly awards for women's basketball on Monday.
Senior guard Courtney Osborn was named MAC East Division Player of the Week
after a vote by the women's basketball coaches. It is the fifth time during her
career she has won the honor.
Osborn led Miami with a strong performance in a tough
overtime loss to Eastern Kentucky on Friday. She had a double-double with 22
points and a career-high tying 10 rebounds, along with seven assists and a
block. She hit three 3-point baskets and played all 45 minutes.
The RedHawks return to action later Monday when they host
Northern Kentucky for their home opener at 7 p.m.