Los Angeles, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Stanford senior forward Chiney Ogwumike
captured the John R. Wooden Award, given to the collegiate basketball player
of the year.
A two-time Pac-12 Player of the Year, Ogwumike became the first recipient from both Stanford and the Pac-12.
Ogwumike ended the season fourth in the country in scoring (26.1 ppg), ninth in rebounding (12.1 rpg), fourth in field-goal percentage (.601), and third in double-doubles (27). She is the Pac-12's all-time leading scorer and rebounder.
She helped lead Stanford to a 33-4 record and into the program's 12th Final F