UChicago (2-1 record) plays a pair of home games at the Ratner Athletics Center over Thanksgiving week. The Maroons start with Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology (1-1) on Tuesday night, followed by Carthage College (2-0) on Sunday afternoon.
Junior forward Olariche Obi averaged 10.7 points and 10.7 rebounds per game to lead No. 22-ranked UChicago during the first week of action. She snagged 15 rebounds versus Illinois Wesleyan University – the second-highest total of her career – and shot 50 percent for the week from the field.
The Maroons (2-0 record) stay local this week with a Tuesday night game at North Park University (0-2) and a Saturday afternoon home tilt against Lake Forest College (2-1).
Senior guard Jake Fenlon scored a career-high 31 points in Sunday's win over Trinity (Texas) University and hit nine three-pointers in the game. His previous career-high of 30 points occurred at Carnegie Mellon University last year, when he hit 10 treys. Over the past 27 games, Fenlon has sank at least seven three-pointers in a game five times.