Dicus, a Mount Vernon High School graduate, averaged 16.5 points and 11.5 rebounds while shooting a sizzling 76.5 percent (13-of-17) from the field in leading the undefeated Rams (7-0 overall, 3-0 MWC) to a pair of conference road wins.
Dicus delivered 17 points and eight rebounds in an 80-60 rout of Knox Dec. 4 in Galesburg, Ill. The 6-foot-2 post canned 8-of-10 field goals and made her only free throw attempt.
Dicus followed up with a 16-point, 15-rebound performance Saturday, recording her first double-double of the season in a 68-54 victory over Lawrence. She went 5-of-7 from the floor, and 6-of-9 from the foul line.
Dicus enters the week as the NCAA Division III leader in field goal percentage, hitting at a 78.8 percent clip. She ranks third in the MWC in scoring with a team-high 14.7 points per game. Dicus also leads the Rams in rebounding at 8.4 boards per contest, good for sixth in the MWC.