This week’s Big Blue Spotlight athlete is Francesca Patrick. Last week, Francesca averaged 20 points, 6.5 rebounds and six steals per game in wins over Huston-Tillotson University and Paul Quinn College. Against Huston-Tillotson, she scored 17 points and had five steals as part of a three-guard lineup that created separation in the fourth quarter to pull away for the victory. In a rare start against Paul Quinn College, Francesca had career-highs in points (23) and steals (seven). She is averaging 8.86 points, 1.77 steals and 2.59 rebounds per game off the bench. The first-year graduate student is majoring in psychology after receiving her bachelor’s degree in May 2016.