RICHMOND, Va. – The Colonial Athletic Association honored University of Delaware women’s basketball freshman Erika Brown Monday as its Rookie of the Week.

Brown came off of the bench to record career-highs of 23 points and four assists in UD’s 77-64 victory over Lehigh University Sunday to clinch the Christmas City Classic championship.  For the weekend, Brown averaged 14.5 points, 2.5 assists, 2.0 rebounds and 1.0 steals in wins over the Mountain Hawks and Youngstown State.

The Haledon, N.J. native averages 9.9 points, 1.9 rebounds and 1.7 assists per game for the Hens.

Brown was previously named the CAA Rookie of the Week for Nov. 25.

Delaware (8-2) closes out non-conference action Monday, Dec. 30 as the Blue Hens host St. John’s at 5 p.m. at the Bob Carpenter Center.