SECOND STAR, Faith Hezekiah, Basketball

SECOND STAR, Faith Hezekiah, Basketball

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Game log: Friday, Nov. 30 – 26 points, 15 rebounds, 2 steals, 23 minutes, in 87-63 win at Brandon / Saturday, Dec. 1 – 35 points, 12 rebounds, 2 steals, 38 minutes in 74-65 home win over Brandon.

On back-to-back nights, Faith Hezekiah put up a game’s worth of stats in half the time.

Hezekiah scored 22 points with seven rebounds in the first half on Friday, and had 24 and nine before half on Saturday, as the Wesmen swept the Brandon Bobcats.

On Friday, she needed just 14 shots and 23 minutes to get her game-high 26. Hezekiah’s 35 on Saturday was a career-high and the fourth time this season she’s scored 30-plus points – a Canada West high. On Saturday, she scored 18 of the team’s first 25 points.

For the weekend, she shot 25-for-39 (64 per cent) from the field and 55 per cent from three. She averaged 25.5 points, 13.5 rebounds and two steals per game.

The Wesmen's next Canada West action is set for the first weekend of January when they'll take on the TWU Spartans in Langley, B.C.