Grace Berger Named WBCA All-Region Finalist
ATLANTA – Junior guard Grace Berger has been named an all-region finalist for the 2021 Women’s Basketball Coaches Association NCAA Division I Coaches’ All-America team, announced on Wednesday. Berger is one of 10 finalists in region 4 and is among 52 other candidates to earn spots on the 10-member WBCA All-America team.
Berger leads the nation this season with three triple doubles and the team’s second leading scorer with 15.3 points per game this season. An All-Big Ten first team honoree and Cheryl Miller Award Top 10 watchlist, the Louisville, Ky. native also averages 6.7 rebounds and a team-high 4.7 assists per game. She also grabs 1.1 steals per game and holds a +2.2 assist-to-turnover ratio. Berger is shooting 44.3 percent from the field and 74.8 percent at the free throw line and has scored in double figures in 20 of 24 games this season.
The Hoosiers take the court for second round NCAA Tournament action today, March 24 at 5 p.m. ET versus No. 12 Belmont. The game will air live on ESPNU.