by Mike Potter
Duke guard Jasmine Thomas has been named ACC women’s basketball player of the week for her performances in home victories over nationally-ranked Kentucky and Maryland.
Thomas had 24 points, four rebounds, three blocked shots and three steals for the No. 3 Blue Devils in their 54-48 win over No. 10 Kentucky on Tuesday.
Then on Thursday, she had 22 points, three rebounds, three assists and two steals in the 71-64 win over No. 14 Maryland.
Duke (15-0) is currently ranked No. 1 in the RPI, on the strength of a No. 1 Strength of Schedule ranking.