Gustafson Named to Wooden Award Midseason Top-25

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IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa senior Megan Gustafson has been named to the Wooden Award Midseason Top-25 list, ESPNW announced Wednesday evening.

The list is comprised of 25 student-athletes who are front-runners for the John R. Wooden Award All-America Team and Most Outstanding Player Award. The list is chosen by a poll of national women’s college basketball media members.

Gustafson ranks in the top-seven nationally in eight categories. She leads the nation in field goal percentage (71.1), double-doubles (13), points per game (26.8), and field goals made (143), and ranks third in total points (349) and defensive rebounds per game (10), fifth in rebounds per game (12.9), and seventh in rebounds (168).

The Port Wing, Wisconsin, native became Iowa’s all-time leading scorer on Dec. 30 and the school’s leading rebounder on Dec. 5. She has 2,173 career points and 1,159 career rebounds.

Gustafson and the No. 17/17 Hawkeyes return to action Thursday, traveling to West Lafayette, Indiana, for a matchup with Purdue. Tipoff is at 7 p.m. (CT) on BTN.

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