Pickney, from Houston, Texas, averaged 20.3 points, 7.0 rebounds and 1.7 blocks per game while leading the Wildcats to a 3-0 record for the week. In the three home victories, she shot a combined .489 from the floor (23-for-47), .824 from the line (14-for-17) and hit her first career three-pointer.
Against UNLV on Dec. 6, Pickney shot a perfect 8-for-8 from the floor en route to 20 points, seven rebounds and two blocks. She led the Cats to the title of their own Arizona Basketball Classic Dec. 8-10 and was named to the all-tournament team. Against Bowling Green, Pickney posted a game-high 20 points, five rebounds, two blocks and two steals. In the victory over Fresno State, she led all scorers with a season-high 21 points while grabbing nine rebounds. She also knocked down her first career three-pointer versus the Bulldogs and was 6-of-6 from the line.
Pickney leads Arizona (6-1 overall) and ranks fifth in Pac-10 scoring with 17.7 points per game.
This is Pickney's second career Pac-10 Player of the Week honor and Arizona's 20th Player of the Week honor all-time.
ALSO NOMINATED: Courtney Johnson, CAL; Syesha Thomas, OSU; Michelle Greco, UCLA; Ebony Hoffman, USC; Giuliana Mendiola, WASH; Yvonne Volkman; WSU.
2000 PAC-10 WOMEN'S BASKETBALL PLAYERS OF THE WEEK: Nov. 27 - Melody Johnson, Jr., C, ASU; Dec. 4 - Nicole Funn, So., G, OSU; Dec. 11 - Elizabeth Pickney, Jr., F, ARIZ.