Highlights from the Huskies-Rockets overtime bout February 27, 2014, in which NIU defeated Toledo, 68-59. Northern Illinois outscored Toledo in the final 11 minutes of the game -- including overtime -- 28-12.
Photos from the Huskies 2013-14 home opener against the Mississippi Valley State Devilettes. NIU defeated MVSU, 79-60.
2012-2013: Only appeared in seven games and started three contests before suffering a season ending injury ... Scored eight points on 3-of-5 shooting in 20 minutes at Morehead State (Nov. 18) ... Logged a season-high 27 minutes at Bradley (Nov. 28), scoring six points with a season high five rebounds and two assists.
2011-12: Season was cut short with a torn meniscus and micro fracture surgery in her right knee after playing her final game of the season at Illinois State (11/26/11)...averaged 25.8 minutes in five games...against Western Illinois (11/16/11) posted her shortened season's best with 12 points on 3-of-14 shooting with three assists, three steals, and career-high eight rebounds in 40 minutes...also made a career-high six free throws vs. WIU...scored and grabbed a rebound in each game she played while recording three or more assists in four of five...racked up eight steals in five games, including three in each of the first two games...started all five games...converted all but one of her nine free throw attempts.
2010-11: Played in all 30 games and made 24 starts, averaging 27.1 minutes per game ... Made Huskie debut at Minnesota (11-13-10), netting four points, four assists, three steals, and two rebounds ... Was third in the team with 61 assists and 29 steals ... Ranked fourth on the team with 92 rebounds ... Played a season-high 41 minutes at Kent State (1-26-11) and at Western Michigan (2-22-11), scoring four and nine points, respectively ... Converted a season-high six of seven field goal attempts vs. Illinois State (1-3-11), scoring a season-high 15 points in 19 minutes ... Had season-highs of five free throws made and six attempted at Temple (11-23-10) ... Pulled down a season-best six rebounds at Temple and vs. Eastern Michigan (1-5-11) ... Dished out a season-high eight assists vs. Western Michigan (1-15-11) ... Logged 30 or more minutes in 13 contests ... Grabbed five or more rebounds on nine occasions ... Had multiple steals nine times ... Scored in 24 of 30 appearances.
High School: Two-time team most valuable player won four letters on the court for Pike... named to the IBCA All-State Honorable Mention team as a senior... placed on Hoosier Basketball Magazine's list of top-60 seniors... 2010 McDonald's All-American nominee... garnered All-County honors from the Marion County Coaches of Girls Sports Association after her senior year... garnered All-City honors playing for Covenant Christian as a sophomore.
Personal: Daughter of Kimberly and Charles Pulliam... born March 25, 1992 in Indianapolis... aspires to coach basketball... coached and officiated a youth basketball league... enjoys video games, reading, shopping, and technology... admires NBA point guard Chris Paul. Majoring in Family and Individual Development.
PULLIAM'S CAREER HIGHS
Minutes: 41, twice, last; at Western Michigan (2/22/11) Field Goals Made: 7, at Central Michigan (1/15/14) Field Goals Attempted: 14, vs Western Illinois (11/16/11) Three Pointers Made: 4, at Central Michigan (1/15/14) Three Pointers Attempted: 6, at Central Michigan (1/15/14) Free Throws Made: 10, at Illinois State (12/5/13) Free Throws Attempted: 15, at Illinois State (12/5/13) Rebounds: 9, at Miami (1/18/14) Assists: 8, vs Western Michigan (1/15/11) Blocks: 1, six times, last; at Western Michigan (2/1/14) Steals: 4, vs Eastern Michigan (1/12/14) Points: 18, at Central Michigan (1/15/14)