RICHMOND, Va. - Freshman guard Jailyn Maddox was named the Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week as announced by the conference on Monday.
Maddox poured in a career-high 15 points in VCU's 55-52 win over Massachusetts on Saturday afternoon. Maddox eclipsed her previous career-high of 12 points that she scored on Jan. 18 in a 68-57 win over Rhode Island.
Maddox went 5-of-12 from the floor against the Minutewomen including 3-of-6 from 3-point range. Her two career-high games have come during VCU's three-game winning streak.
The Rams will return to action and face Richmond on Feb. 1 at 7 p.m. at the Robins Center.