WKU junior Chastity Gooch and freshman Kendall Noble have been named the CollegeSportsMadness.com Sun Belt Conference Player of the Year and Sun Belt Conference Freshman of the Year, the website announced on Monday afternoon.
WKU will face Louisiana-Lafayette on Wednesday, March 12 at 6:00 p.m. CT in the quarterfinals of the Sun Belt Conference Championships at Lakefront Arena in New Orleans, La.
Chastity Gooch and Bria Gaines combined for 44 points and 19 rebounds as WKU close out the regular season with a 79-63 win over Georgia State in Atlanta to secure the second seed in the upcoming SBC Tournament.
After securing its second-straight 20-win season on Wednesday night, WKU faces Georgia State on Saturday morning at 11:00 a.m. CT to face the Panthers in Atlanta.
WKU won its sixth consecutive game and 20th of the season on Wednesday night as the Lady Toppers recorded a 80-71 win at E.A. Diddle Arena on Senior Night.