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Detroit, Mich. — Senior point guard Haley Steed is a finalist for the Nancy Lieberman Award which honors the nation’s top collegiate point guard.
The award is a national project of the Rotary Club of Detroit honoring the nation’s top collegiate point guard in women’s Division I basketball. The criteria for the award are the floor leadership, play-making and ball-handling skills that personified Hall of Famer Nancy Lieberman during her career.
Sports writers from across the country have determined this final nominee list. They will select three finalists from this list and one winner at the beginning of April 2012. The announcement of the three finalists and one winner will be made during the Final Four Weekend (April 1-3, 2012).
This year’s award will be presented at a noon luncheon at The Detroit Athletic Club on April 18, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan.
Final Nominee List (in alphabetical order):
PLAYER - SCHOOL
Skylar Diggins - Notre Dame
Angel Goodrich – Kansas
Chelsea Gray – Duke
Bria Hartle – Connecticut
Lindsey Moore – Nebraska
Samantha Prahalis - Ohio State
Odyssey Sims – Baylor
Haley Steed - BYU