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Western Illinois Women's Basketball senior point guard Emily Clemens was named Summit League Player of the Week Tuesday. In two games over the past week, Clemens averaged 24.5 points, 10 assists, 4.5 steals and shot a perfect 13-13 from the foul line. 


The reigning Summit League Player of the Year now has two player of the week awards in the 2017-18 campaign. Clemens came into the season as a member of the Nancy Lieberman Award Preseason Watch List, which goes to the top point guard in the nation. On December 26, Clemens earned the espnW National Player of the Week honor.