Durr named to top 30 for Citizen Naismith Award

Durr named to top 30 for Citizen Naismith Award
Senior guard Asia Durr addressing reporter at the post game news conference. She led all scorers with 24 points. (Source: Kendrick Haskins)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Louisville’s leading scorer is on the short list for another national award.

The Atlanta Tipoff Club announced Monday Asia Durr is on its list of the top 30 list of women’s players in the country.

Durr averages 21.1 points per game, which ranks second in the ACC and 19th in the country. She ranks second in UofL program history with 2,228 points and 342 3-pointers.

Of the 30 players on the list, eight are in the ACC, including five from Notre Dame.

The list will be narrowed to ten semifinalists on March 4, with the top four announced on March 22 and the award presented on April 6.

UofL’s womens basketball next takes on Miami on Sunday at 3 p.m.

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