Women's basketball junior Dakota Gonzalez earns Rebel of the Week honors after leading the Rebels to two wins last week.
Junior guard also named the College Sports Madness High-Mid Major Player of the Week.
UNLV splits season-series, Gonzalez and Anderson finish with double-doubles in the victory.
Dakota and Dylan Gonzalez nearly outscore UNR as the Wolf Pack are held to just 41 total points.
Dakota and Dylan Gonzalez combine for 36 of UNLV's 51 points in the five-point win over the league leaders.
(2014-15 - Sophomore): Sat out the season due to NCAA transfer rules.
(2013-14 - Freshman): Played in a total of 30 games for the Jayhawks, and averaged 4.4 points and 2.0 rebounds per contest ... Made a total of four starts for Kansas ... Posted in double-figures four times, including 10 points in her final game for KU, against top-10 Baylor in the Big 12 Quarterfinals ... One of the team's top three-point threats, shooting 35.4% (17-of-48) and added 60 rebounds, 21 assists and 20 steals on the year ... Career high of 18 points came in a home win over Texas Southern on Dec. 12.
Earned 2013 WBCA High School All-American Honorable Mention and set the school scoring record with 2,311 points in her career ... Helped the Rams to a 64-8 overall record and four top-four finishes at the state tournament ... Two-time first-team all-state selection ... Ranked No. 85 nationally by Blue Star Basketball and in the top 150 by both Dan Olsen Girls' Basketball Report and All-Star Girls' Report ... Recognized as the 2012 Idaho Gatorade Player of the Year co-runner-up and the 2012 all-area co-players of the year ... First-time all-district selection in volleyball as a freshman, sophomore and junior, and also lettered in track ... Played for Team Concept on the AAU circuit.
Personal Dakota Jordan Gonzalez ... Born on Dec. 9, 1994, in Overland Park, Kan. ... Daughter of David and Angela Gonzalez ... Mother played basketball in Kansas and professionaly in Kansas ... In addition to her twin sister Dylan, also a Lady Rebel, has five brothers, Conor (29), Javier (26), Dylan (21), Stefan (19) and Gaby (17), and a second sister, Natalia (28) ... Brother Stefan is currently a junior on the Saint Mary’s basketball team ... Majoring in sociology.