OSU's Sydney Wiese named finalist for Wooden Award
CORVALLIS, Ore. - Oregon State University’s Sydney Wiese is in the running for the Wooden Award, which honors the national player of the year.
Wiese is a senior on the women’s basketball team. She is the Pac-12’s career record holder for 3-pointers and is in the top seven in Oregon State history in career points.
Wiese has made the All-Pac-12 Coaches Team four times. Only 13 other players in conference history have done that. She is also a semi-finalist for the Naismith Trophy.
This season, Wiese leads the Beavers with 15.7 points per game. She’s among the top four in the nation in 3-point percentage.
The Beavers take on No. 15 UCLA Saturday evening at 6 p.m. in the Pac-12 tournament semifinals.