January 28, 2008

Sha'Rae Gibbons Named Golden1 Athlete of the Week

Jan. 28, 2008

Sha'Rae Gibbons helped lead UCSB to its eighth consecutive win at Pacific on Jan. 26 by leading all scorers with a career-high 23 points.

The junior guard tallied 19 of her 23 points in the second half en route to the 71-58 Big West victory. Gibbons made eight of 12 shots from the field - also a new career mark - and hit seven of eight free throws to go along with three assists.

In UCSB's overtime win at UC Davis Jan. 24, the Sacramento native had seven points, dished out a game-high five assists, and played a career-high 42 minutes.

For the week, Gibbons averaged 15 points, four assists, 1.5 steals, and 34.5 minutes per game.