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Ranks 18th in Iowa career rebounding (498)… rated sixth in single-season rebounds (234) among Hawkeye juniors… posted career highs in every statistic her junior season… boasts a career assist/turnover ratio of 1.49… amassed 305 career points, 498 rebounds, 205 assists and 89 steals… played in 108 career games, starting 39… a career 71 percent (82-116) free throw shooter and shot at a 41 percent (111-269) clip from the field… two-time academic all-Big Ten honoree.
2007-08 as a Senior…
Played in 29 games, starting the first five of the season… accumulated 83 points, 149 rebounds, 68 assists and 33 steals… as a reserve, led the team in rebounding average (5.14)… boasted the best assist/turnover ratio on the team (1.62)… shot at an 81.3 percent (26-32) from the free throw line… improved her free throw accuracy 11.2 percent (.704 her junior year; .813 her senior season)… pulled down double-digit rebounds 14 times in her career, including three times this season… suffered a broken bone in her right hand (shooting hand) during practice on Nov. 26 and missed three games (Georgia Tech, Detroit and Iowa State)… grabbed five rebounds and collected four assists, two steals and two points in season opening victory over Dartmouth… pulled down a game-high eight rebounds, scored five points and dished out two assists in win over Drake… corralled a personal-best 16 rebounds and also had four assists in win over Mississippi State at the Caribbean Challenge… had three rebounds, two points, a steal and an assist in loss to #13 Arizona State at the Caribbean Challenge… recorded four points, three rebounds, two assists and a steal coming off the bench in win over Northern Illinois in her return after missing two weeks with a broken bone in her right shooting hand… registered four points, four rebounds and two assists vs. #21 Wyoming… scored two points and recorded four rebounds and three assists in triumph over Western Illinois… snagged six rebounds and collected two steals and two points in road loss at Michigan,,, netted a season-high eight points, collected four rebounds and four assists and equaled a career high with three steals in home overtime win vs. Wisconsin… collected six rebounds, two steals and a season-high five assists in road triumph at Illinois… recorded six points, two steals, two assists and a game-high eight rebounds in home victory over Purdue… grabbed five rebounds and scored six points in home win over Michigan… pulled down a game-high 11 rebounds, matched a career high with seven assists and also scored four points in road victory at Northwestern… tallied five rebounds, four assists, two steals and two points in home triumph over Indiana… registered four points, five rebounds, two assists and two steals in home win over Michigan State… scored six points, all from the free throw line (6-6), and controlled four rebounds and had two assists in road victory at Penn State… recorded three assists, three rebounds, three steals and one point in road loss at Purdue… collected four assists, three rebounds, two steals and a block in home win over Minnesota… controlled five rebounds and had two assists in road defeat at #20 Ohio State… snagged a team-high seven rebounds and also had three assists, two points and two steals in home triumph over Northwestern… corralled a game-high 10 rebounds and also collected two assists, a steal and one point in road win at Wisconsin that clinched co-Big Ten regular season championship… grabbed four rebounds and had two points and two assists in Big Ten quarterfinals win over Michigan… tied a season high with eight points, including making her first career 3-pointer in 12 tries, and also collected three rebounds and two assists in Big Ten semifinals loss to Purdue… collected four points, five rebounds, one assist and one steal in loss to Georgia in the first round of the NCAA Championships.
2006-07 as a Junior…
Academic all-Big Ten selection… averaged 5.1 points, 7.8 rebounds and 3.0 assists, starting all 30 games… ranked first in team rebounding (234) and second in assists (91)… pulled down double-digit rebounds 11 times… posted double figures in points five times… dished our four or more assists 14 times… posted team highs in rebounding 16 times, assists 12 times, steals seven times, blocks four times and scoring once… notched two double-doubles (Iowa State and Northern Iowa)… ranked 12th in defensive rebounding (3.94) and assists (2.94) and 16th in rebounding (5.9) in Big Ten Conference games only rankings… played all 40 minutes and scored seven points, grabbed a game-high 10 rebounds and also collected three steals, two blocks and two assists in season-opening win over Missouri State… grabbed a game-high 10 rebounds and registered three points and four assists in victory over Kansas… corralled a game and career-high 14 rebounds and netted eight points in win over Indiana State… snagged a game-high 10 rebounds, dished out a career-high seven assists and score four points in only 23 minutes in triumph over Quinnipiac… registered five rebounds, two points and two assists in victory over Florida International… pulled down a game-high 14 rebounds, scored seven points and dished out four assists in loss to Louisiana Tech… tallied 10 points and posted game highs in rebounds (9) and assists (4) in win at Creighton… notched her first career double-double (10 points, 10 rebounds) and also dished out five assists in loss to Iowa State… recorded game highs in rebounds (12) and assists (5) and netted eight points in victory over Samford… controlled a game-high 12 rebounds and collected five points and two assists in loss at UW-Green Bay… registered five rebounds and a game-high four assists in loss at Rutgers… netted a career-high 14 points and corralled a game-high 11 rebounds in collecting her second career double-double in loss to Northern Iowa… tallied seven points and collected a game-high 11 rebounds in win at Drake… pulled down a team-high seven rebounds and collected three points, two assists and two steals in victory at Minnesota… recorded four assists, five rebounds and a steal in home loss to #7 Ohio State… corralled a game-high nine rebounds and had an assist in home loss to #10 Purdue… registered seven rebounds, four points, two steals and two assists in win at Northwestern… cleared seven rebounds, collected a game-high five assists and scored three points in victory at Indiana… scored 10 of her 11 points in the first half and collected three rebounds, an assist and a steal in home loss to #20 Michigan State… collected six rebounds, two points and two steals in road loss at #21 Michigan State… recorded four points, three rebounds and a game-high five assists in home overtime defeat to Minnesota… posted 11 rebounds, six points and a game-high four assists in road loss at Penn State… equaled a career high with seven assists, grabbed five rebounds and scored two points in home win over Michigan… grabbed a team-high six rebounds and collected four points and four assists in road loss at Wisconsin… tallied six points, four rebounds and two steals in loss to Illinois… collected five rebounds, four points, three assists and two steals in home victory over Penn State… registered six points, five rebounds and two assists in loss at #15 Purdue… netted 12 points, grabbed five rebounds and dished out four assists in home win over Wisconsin… controlled seven rebounds and scored four points in loss to Indiana in first round of Big Ten Tournament.
2005-06 as a Sophomore…
Academic all-Big Ten selection… played in 19 games… did not see a lot of game action due to injuries to her knee and ankle… corralled three rebounds or more seven times… tallied four points, grabbed three rebounds and dished out a career-high six assists in win over UW-Milwaukee… collected three rebounds, two points and one steal in double overtime loss at Louisiana Tech… registered two rebounds and one assist in loss to #22 Oklahoma… recorded three rebounds, two steals and one assist in win over Rider… grabbed five rebounds and dished out three assists in win over UW-Green Bay… collected two assists and two rebounds in win over Vermont… collected five rebounds and two assists in win over Drake… tallied one rebound and one assist in win at Michigan… recorded three rebounds, two assists and one steal in road win at Northwestern… registered one assist and one steal in home win over Northwestern… controlled two offensive rebounds in home win over Michigan… played 20 minutes, the most season since Iowa’s season opener, and collected six rebounds, three assists and two points in NCAA First Round loss to #20 BYU.
2004-05 as a Freshman…
Grabbed two or more rebounds in 24-of-30 games played… started her first collegiate game at Michigan State (1/9/05)… started four games… collected two rebounds and two points vs. Southern Illinois… collected two rebounds, one point and one assist vs. Missouri… grabbed three rebounds and registered two points vs. Oklahoma… scored three points and dished out two assists in win over UNI… grabbed four rebounds, scored five points and blocked one shot in overtime win at Creighton… pulled down five rebounds in win at Drake… corralled two rebounds and collected one steal vs. Western Illinois… hauled in two rebounds and dished out one assist at UW-Milwaukee… netted four points and corralled three rebounds in home win over Indiana… scored two points, grabbed three rebounds and collected a career-high two steals in victory at Illinois… posted career bests in points (11), rebounds (7), field goals made (4) and attempted (6), free throws made (3) and attempted (6) and also dished out two assists vs. Penn State… collected three rebounds, one point, one steal and a career-high three assists at #6 Michigan State… tallied four points, four rebounds and two assists while playing a career-high 29 minutes at #5 Ohio State… registered nine points, six rebounds and two steals in home win vs. Northwestern… hauled in two rebounds and collected an assist and a steal at #23 Purdue… recorded three rebounds, two points, one assist and one steal in home win over Michigan… tallied two points, two rebounds and two steals at #10 Minnesota… scored three points, grabbed two rebounds and rejected one shot vs. Wisconsin… matched a career high with seven rebounds, recorded two points and attempted first career 3-pointer in win at Northwestern… collected one assist and one steal in home loss to #9 Michigan State… registered two rebounds, two points and one assist in comeback win at Michigan… recorded two points, two rebounds and one assist in home win over Illinois… totaled two points, two rebounds and one assist in Big Ten Tournament triumph over Michigan…. collected one assist, one rebound and a career-high three steals vs. Creighton in the WNIT first round… tallied three rebounds, two points and two steals at Nebraska in the WNIT Second Round.
Bolingbrook High School Gatorade Player of the Year her senior year where her team finished with a 28-2 record… 2003 Street & Smith All-America Honorable Mention… started three years; missed her junior year after suffering a torn ACL at a summer camp in 2002… selected to the Champaign News Gazette all-State second team, Chicago Sun Times all-Area team and Chicago Tribune all-State honorable mention team her senior campaign… IBCA third team all-state… averaged 10.0 ppg, 9.0 rpg and 3.0 spg her freshman year… averaged 13.5 ppg, 8.5 rpg and 4.5 spg her sophomore season and 12.7 ppg, 7.0 rpg, 5.0 apg and 4.0 spg her senior campaign… named all-conference SICA North, second team all-area and all-state honorable mention by the Champaign News-Gazette her sophomore year… selected to the Plainfield all-tournament team her sophomore season and named Co-MVP her senior season… selected to the top 10 all-area freshman team and was all-conference honorable mention her freshman season… named to the SICA all-Academic team…played with three time state champions AAU Illinois Jaguars for three years… advanced to nationals with the Illinois Jaguars and finished 9th, 7th, and 4th consecutively… lettered in volleyball for two years.
Parents – Otha and Sarah Graham
Major – Communication Studies
Points: 14, vs. Northern Iowa, 12/19/06
Rebounds: 16, vs. Mississippi State, 11/22/07
FGM: 6, vs. Northern Iowa, 12/19/06
FGA: 9, vs. Northern Iowa, 12/19/06
FTM: 6, at Penn State, 2/10/08
FTA: 6, twice, last at Penn State, 2/10/08
Assists: 7, twice, last vs. Michigan, 2/8/07
Steals: 3, twice, last vs. Missouri State, 11/11/06
Blocks: 2, vs. Missouri State, 11/11/06
Minutes: 40, vs. Missouri State, 11/11/06