KU seniors Kylee Kopatich, Christalah Lyons earn All-Big 12 honors

Kansas women’s basketball seniors Kylee Kopatich and Christalah Lyons were named All-Big 12 Honorable Mention for their efforts during Big 12 Conference play this season, as announced by the league office Wednesday afternoon.

Lyon’s All-Big 12 Honorable Mention selection is the second of her career, while it’s the first for Kopatich.

Kopatich started all 18 games of the conference slate in her final season, averaging 12.0 points, 3.4 rebounds and 2.2 steals per game. Lyons also started every game during Big 12 action. She averaged a team-leading 12.8 points, 3.0 assists and 2.2 rebounds as a senior.

KU is slated to face Oklahoma State in the first round of the 2019 Phillips 66 Big 12 Championship at 8:30 p.m. Friday.


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