College Basketball

Turner repeats as player of week

Daniella Turner averaged 22 points a game last week for the Colorado Mesa women’s basketball team and was selected the RMAC offensive player of the week for the second straight week.

The junior guard from Boca Raton, Florida, is coming off the bench for the Mavericks (8-2, 4-0 RMAC) and is their leading scorer, averaging 24.3 points a game in conference contests and 15.5 points overall.

College Football

Ciccio nominated for top honor

Colorado Mesa sophomore safety Nick Ciccio, a first-team All-American this past season, has been nominated for the Cliff Harris Award. The award is given to the outstanding small-school defensive player.

Ciccio recorded eight interceptions, returning three for touchdowns, had 60 tackles and defended 22 passes, which was second in the nation.

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