Highlights from the Huskies 60-49 victory over Miami (Ohio). Freshmen Kelly Smith and Renee Sladek each recorded double-doubles as NIU limited the RedHawks to less than 50 points, the fifth different opponent to score in the 40s.
Photos from the women's basketball press conference announcing the hiring of Lisa Carlsen.
2014-15: • Redshirted after sustaining injury in preseason 2013-2014: • Appeared in 28 games off the bench for the Huskies as a spell forward • Explosive player who scored in double-digits seven times • Averaged 6.0 points and 3.8 rebounds per game • Finished season 63-for-150 in field goals (.420) in 380 minutes (13.6) • Made collegiate debut UW-Green Bay, playing 16 minutes, scoring three points with five rebounds (Nov. 8) • Scored a season-high 15 points with six field goals in back-to-back games versus Northern Iowa (Dec. 21) and Ohio (Jan. 4) • Scored 12 points and was one rebound shy of a double-double in NIU's 68-59 overtime win over Toledo (Feb. 27) • Also played a season-high 24 minutes off versus the Rockets (Feb. 27) • Was a perfect 6-for-6 at the free throw line in a 14 point effort versus Central Michigan (Feb. 22) • Finished 5-of-8 from the field with 14 points versus Eastern Michigan (Jan. 12) • Accounted for 12 points in 13 minutes versus Akron at the Convocation Center (Feb. 5) • Was 4-for-6 at the free throw line in a 10-point effort at Ball State (March 5)
HERITAGE CHRISTIAN HIGH SCHOOL: • Ranked as the 23rd best prospect in Wisconsin heading into her senior season by MaxPreps.com • Accumulated 382 points as a senior, shooting 52 percent from the field • Was 14-for-41 (.341) behind the three-point arc • Led Heritage Christian to its first-ever state championship in junior season • Averaged 12.5 points and 9.0 rebounds in same season • WBCA Division V All-State selection in 2011-12 • Accumulated double-double averages as a sophomore, combining for 15.9 points, 10.8 rebounds and 2.9 steals per game.
PERSONAL/MISCELLANEOUS: • Intends on majoring in Business Administration
CAREER HIGHS Minutes: 24, vs Toledo (2/27/14) Field Goals Made: 6, twice, last; vs Ohio Field Goals Attempted: 10, vs Northern Iowa (12/21/13) Three Pointers Made: N/A Three Pointers Attempted: 1, at Ball State (3/5/14) Free Throws Made: 6, vs Central Michigan (2/22/14) Free Throws Attempted: 6, three times, last; vs Toledo (2/27/14) Rebounds: 9, vs Toledo (2/27/14) Assists: 2, vs Bradley (11/21/13) Blocks: 1, three times, last; vs Akron (2/19/14) Steals: 2, at South Dakota State (12/17/13) Points: 15, twice, last; vs Ohio (1/4/14)