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Whitney Knight named Atlantic Sun Conference Player of the Week

Whitney Knight collected her fifth career title as the Atlantic Sun Conference Player of the Week on Monday.

Knight, in a career high performance against Lipscomb, made seven three-pointers to lead the Eagles to a road win, continuing their undefeated conference play.

Knight put 25 points on the books that evening, a season-high record. She shot 50 percent from the floor and tallied seven steals, six assists and five defensive blocks, something she is well-known for. Knight currently sits at second all-time conference in career blocks with 257.

The Eagles will take their nine-game win streak to Kennesaw next, continuing their conference travel.

The Eagles are undefeated away so far this season. The last time the Eagles and Owls met, the Eagles to a 71-60 win at Kennesaw.

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