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COPY-GAC honors Ark.-Monticello, SW Oklahoma players

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas-Monticello's LA Farmer and Southwestern Oklahoma's Darcie Dick have been named the Great American Conference men's and women's basketball players of the week for leading their respective teams to league victories.

The conference said Tuesday the honor is Farmer's second men's basketball player of the week award of the season and the second in a row for Dick, a guard.

Farmer averaged 27.5 points per game in conference wins over Southwestern Oklahoma (86-82) and East Central (75-69). The senior guard had a season-high 33 points in the Southwestern Oklahoma game and picked up 22 points and six rebounds in the East Central match.

Dick led the Bulldogs in victories over Arkansas-Monticello (88-82, OT) and Southern Arkansas (80-73).

She averaged 22.5 points and 10.5 rebounds per game throughout the week.

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