University of Colorado
Athletic Department

Make your voice heard for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week for the week of Jan. 20-26. Fans can vote through, at, on twitter at @GoMountainLions, and on Instagram at GoMountainLions. Voting ends at 10 a.m., MST, on Jan. 29, with the Athlete of the Week announcement at 3 p.m., that afternoon.

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Abby Kirchoff - Women's Basketball
Abby Kirchoff was the RMAC Offensive Player of the Week with 18.5 points in a 2-0 weekend. She recorded her second double-double of the season against Black Hills State and is ranked in the top 15 of Division II in scoring and free throw shooting.

Derrick White - Men's Basketball
Derrick White went 65 percent from the field and 94 percent from the free throw line in a 2-0 weekend for the Mountain Lions. He averaged 23.5 points per game and came within two points of his career-high with 29 points against Black Hills State.

Carson Aberle - Men's Track & Field
Carson Aberle improved on his NCAA provisional time in the 800-meter run in Albuquerque, N.M., last Saturday. He is ranked sixth in the nation with an adjusted time of 1:54.10 and was the top Division II finisher in the field.

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