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Women's Basketball - Mon, Mar. 6, 2017
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INDIANAPOLIS - Marian women's basketball standout Jessica Almeida has been named the Crossroads League Player of the Week as announced by the conference Monday afternoon. 

Almeida scored 20 points in No. 4 Marian's 59-57 win over RV Saint Francis in the Crossroads League Tournament Championship. Almeida added three blocks, two steals and two assists, while scoring the game-winner with 3.6 seconds left and blocking USF's shot at the horn.

She and the Knights are preparing for the opening round of the NAIA National Tournament, which begins Thursday at 1 p.m. ET against Olivet Nazarene.

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