Griffin pulls down 19 rebounds Down Under for second time
The 6-foot-2 forward hauled in 19 rebounds for the league-leading Bendigo Spirit in a 71-57 win over Logan. It was tied for the second-highest total in the WNBL this season.
Griffin grabbed a league-best and career-high 20 rebounds earlier this season. She ranks fifth in the league with a 7.9 average in 19 games.
Last season she averaged 8.6 rebounds, her best year as a pro.
Griffin, of Chugiak High, has been a consistent scorer again this year for Bendigo, reaching double figures in 14 of 19 games and averaging 12.6 overall on 48 percent shooting.
In the 19-rebound game, nine came on the offensive end. She also had 14 points, three steals and a season-high five assists.
Griffin has 10 steals over her last three games and is tied for third in the league with a 1.4 average.
The former University of Nebraska All-American has led Bendigo to a 17-2 record and as the team looks to repeat as WNBL champions.