LA GRANDE — A triple-double and an outstanding fourth-quarter performance helped senior guard Maloree Moss garner Cascade Collegiate Conference (CCC) Red Lion Player of the Week honors, the league announced on Monday afternoon.
On Dec. 30 Moss tallied 10 points, 10 rebounds, and 10 assists to lead the Mountaineers past Northwest, 79-64. A short time later, the Hermiston native recorded nine of her team-high 14 points in the fourth quarter to lift EOU over Evergreen, 70-55, on New Year’s Eve.
On the season, Moss is averaging 5.4 points, 3.7 rebounds, and 3.2 assists per contest.
EOU has won eight of its last 10 games and sits in a three-way tie for second place in the CCC.
The Mountaineers return to the hardwood on Friday against Warner Pacific College. Tipoff in Portland is set for 5:30 p.m.