Hayes has posted double-figure points in four straight games
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (February 23, 2009) - University of Connecticut's Tiffany Hayes (Lakeland, Fla.) has been named BIG EAST Freshman of the Week for the period ending Feb. 22, conference officials announced today.
Hayes earned the honor for the third time this season after averaging 12.5 points and 7.0 rebounds while helping lead the Huskies to wins over Providence and Notre Dame last week.
She tallied 15 points and nine rebounds in the 75-39 win at Providence on Feb. 18 before posting 10 points, five rebounds and four assists in the 76-66 victory over No. 24/24 Notre Dame on Feb. 22.
Hayes has started each of the last six games and has registered double-figure points in four straight games and eight of the last nine overall.