Our Lady of Lourdes High School graduate Maddy Siegrist averaged 26.5 points in leading Villanova to a pair of Big East women’s basketball victories over the weekend.
In an 82-57 win over Xavier, the junior forward collected 30 points, nine rebounds, four blocked shots, three assists and two steals. In a 59-44 victory over Butler, she contributed 23 points, five rebounds, three steals, three blocked shots and one assist.
Siegrist is averaging 24.5 points and 9.4 rebounds per game this season and is 50 points shy of 1,500 for her college career.
Villanova (13-6 overall, 7-3 Big East) will bring a five-game winning streak into Friday’s game at St. John’s. The Wildcats will host Georgetown on Sunday before playing at UConn on Feb. 9, a game being televised by SNY.
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