IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa senior Kathleen Doyle has been named an Ann Meyers Drysdale Shooting Guard of the Year Award finalist, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association announced, on Tuesday.
Doyle, a La Grange Park, Illinois, native is averaging 18.1 points, 6.3 assists, 4.6 rebounds, and shooting 44.1 percent from the field in 30 games this season. In 18 conference contests, Doyle averaged 19.8 points and 6.3 assists. She shot 47.2 percent from the field and 79.5 percent from the free throw line in conference action.
The Ann Meyers Drysdale Award Selection Committee is composed of top women’s college basketball personnel, including media members, head coaches, sports information directors and Hall of Famers. The winner will be announced on April 10 at the College Basketball Awards show. New to the award this season fans can vote. Voting will go live Friday, March 13 on hoophallawards.com.
Doyle and the Hawkeyes are awaiting their NCAA Tournament fate, which will be announced on Monday, March 16 at 6 p.m. (CT) on ESPN.
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