High Point, N.C.- Coker College’s Megan Thomas has been selected as the NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas women’s Basketball Player of the Week during week number six in the 2010-2011 season.
Senior guard Megan Thomas led the Coker Women's Basketball team to their best week of the season going 2-1 with wins over St. Andrews and Limestone. Thomas started the week with 19 points, six rebounds, six assists and five steals in a 67-58 win against St. Andrews, the Cobras first of the season. As a follow-up, Thomas was the hero of the Cobras 61-59 win over Limestone when she hit the game winning buzzer beater shot over the Saints. In addition to the game winning shot, she scored 16 points, had three rebounds and contributed with five assists. Even in the Cobras lone loss of the week, Thomas scored 17 points and had three rebounds. For the week she averaged 17.3 points, four rebounds and 4.3 assists per game. Coker improves to 2-9 overall and 2-3 in the conference.
The Cobras next game will be on Thursday, at Barton College. The women tip-off at 5:30 p.m.