Penn State Basketball

Page earns Big Ten honors

Penn State guard Teniya Page was named the Big Ten Freshman of the Week on Monday.

Page scored a career-high 27 points to lead the Lady Lions to a 79-72 win over then-No. 14 Northwestern last Thursday. She played the entire game, going 9 for 20 from the field and 4 for 8 from 3-point range.

She then had 16 points in a 98-85 loss to Minnesota on Sunday.

Page leads Penn State with 14.8 points per game and 4.0 assists per game.

The Lady Lions (6-7, 1-1 Big Ten) host No. 23 Michigan State at 7 p.m. Thursday.