Huber named NSAA Athlete of the Week

MADISON, S.D. ( – Clark, South Dakota native Mackenzie Huber of Valley City State (N.D.) was selected to the No. 12 edition of the North Star Athletic Association (NSAA) Women’s Basketball Player-of-the-Week, announced by the conference office Monday.

Huber shot 65.7 percent overall from the field (23-of-35 field goals) as Valley City State (N.D.) went 1-2 record for the week. She also was near perfect at the free-throw line, converting 18-of-19 free-throws (94.7 percent). After scoring 13 points and grabbing eight rebounds at Jamestown (N.D.) on Jan. 7, Huber scored a season-high 26 points and collected seven rebounds in helping the Vikings defeat Dakota State (S.D.) 82-72 on Jan. 10. She followed up with a double-double of 25 points and 12 rebounds along with her career-high five blocks, despite a 72-63 home defeat against Bellevue (Neb.). For the week, Huber averaged 21.3 points (64 total points), 9.0 rebounds (27 total rebounds), 2.0 blocks (6 total blocks) and 1.0 steals (3 total steals) per game for the Vikings.