January 28, 2013

Nuzzo named to D3hoops Team of the Week, NCAC POW

After leading her team to victories over Oberlin and Hiram, Denison senior Serafina Nuzzo was named the North Coast Athletic Conference Player of the Week on Monday.  On Tuesday she was named one of five members of the D3hoops.com national Team of the Week.

Nuzzo averaged 22.0 points per game, 5.5 steals per game and 5.0 rebounds per game in her two games last week.  On Saturday against the Terriers she scored a game-high 23 points to go along with six steals, five rebounds and three assists.  On Thursday versus Oberlin she added 21 points, five rebounds and five steals.

She shot 60 percent from the floor (17-for-29) and was 9-of-14 (.643) from 3-point range.  Additionally, against Hiram, her 3-pointer with eight minutes left in the second half moved her past Carolyn Simpson and into fifth-place on the Denison all-time scoring list with 1,261 career points.