Smith Notches Third OVC Newcomer of the Week Honor
Monday, February 9, 2009
Nashville --- Sophomore Jasmine Smith was named the Ohio Valley Conference Newcomer of the Week on Monday.


Smith averaged 13.5 points and eight rebounds to help TSU split two OVC contests last week.


She tallied her third consecutive double-double and fifth on the season with a season-best 18 points to go with 12 rebounds against Murray State.  She added nine points, four rebounds and three steals against UT Martin.


Smith leads the Lady Tigers in rebounding (8.5 rpg) and is the teams’ third leading scorer with 10.8 ppg. This is Smith's third Newcomer of the Week honor this season.