Women's Student-Athlete of the Week - Cinnamon Lister, Basketball
Junior Cinnamon Lister led the Matadors with 25 points and five 3-pointers in their win at Cal Poly, their first win in San Luis Obpiso since 2005. Then in the win over UCSB, Lister knocked down two 3-pointers to become the program's single-season record holder with 67 treys on the year.
She has scored in double-figures 20 times this season and has led the team in scoring on 13 occasions. She has reached 20+ eight times this year after finishing with a team-high 23 points at UC Riverside.
She scored a career-high 26 points at Oregon, 20 in a home win vs. Cal Poly and another 20 against Bakersfield. Against the Ducks, Lister drained a career-high six 3-pointers, finishing one short of matching a school record at the time.
She also posted 24 points, including a career-high nine field goals, in the victory at Clemson and finished with 20 vs. BYU and 21 at Washington State.
She ranks second on the team and ninth in the Big West Conference at 15.2 points per game. Lister is also averaging 3.1 assists, the 10th-best average in the conference, 2.3 rebounds and 1.3 steals per game