Providence, R.I. – Brown senior captain Lindsay Nickel (Los Altos, CA) scored a career-high 27 points in the Bears' 82-48 season opening victory over St. Peter's College to earn Ivy League Player of the Week honors for the first time in her career.
Nickel's 27 points came on 9-of-17 shooting from the floor. Seven of her nine field goals were three pointers, connecting on 7-of-13 shots from beyond the arc. Her seven treys tied Brown's all-time single-game record for three-pointers, previously set by Jinny Gill '90 in 1988.
The Bears are back in action at 7 p.m. tomorrow, Tuesday, Nov. 13, at Fairfield.