Tulsa's Sims captures rookie monthly honor

New York, NY ( - Tulsa's Odyssey Sims was named the WNBA's top rookie for the month of August.

Sims led the WNBA in scoring during the month with an average of 23.5 points. She scored 20 or more points in five of the six games and 25 or more in three of those contests.

The Baylor product, who was selected second in the 2014 WNBA Draft, led all rookies in scoring during the season with an average of 16.7 points and 4.2 assists.