Lucas named WBCA honorable mention pick

UNIVERSITY PARK – Lady Lion senior guard Maggie Lucas was selected to the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association All-America honorable mention team for the second straight season.

Additionally, Lucas was selected to the Senior CLASS Award All-America second team for her notable achievements in four areas of excellence – community, classroom, character and competition.

Lucas is the fourth Lady Lion to collect Senior CLASS Award All-America accolades, joining Kelly Mazzante (first team), Amanda Brown (second team) and Tyra Grant (second team).

Lucas has just put the finishing touches on one of the most prolific careers in Lady Lion and Big Ten history. She is a two-time Big Ten Player of the Year, three-time first team All-Big Ten honoree, two-time Wade Trophy finalist and two-time USBWA All-American. Lucas is also a finalist for the Wooden Award and is a semifinalist for the Naismith Trophy.