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Former Aquinas guard DaShawn Harden wins honors after LSU debut

Updated: 2013-11-11T17:58:47Z

The Kansas City Star

DaShawn Harden, a former Kansas City Star All-Metro girls basketball player of the year, scored 20 and 19 points in her first two games for LSU, winning Southeastern Conference women’s basketball player of the week honors.

Harden, a St. Thomas Aquinas grad from Olathe, originally attended Oklahoma before transferring to Johnson County Community College, where she was a NJCAA Division II All-American last season.

In her first two games for LSU, Harden, a 5-foot-9 guard, combined for 39 points, seven three-pointers and seven steals as the Tigers won both games.

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