University of Iowa Athletics

#3 Makenzie Meyer

Height 5-9
Class Sr.
Hometown Mason City, Iowa
High School Mason City
Makenzie Meyer - Women's Basketball - University of Iowa Athletics


  • Appeared in 34 games with 33 starts
  • Registered single-season career highs in points, rebounds, assists, blocks, steals, 3-pointers made, and field goals made.
  • Her 143 assists are the third-highest mark by a junior in program history
  • Led the team with 62 3-pointers made – a mark that ranks fourth all-time for Iowa juniors
  • Scored in double figures 15 times and netted 15 or more points six times
  • Dished out four or more assists in 22 of her 33 games played
  • Netted a career-best 21 points on 7-for-12 shooting from the field, including 5-for-10 from 3-point range against Western Kentucky on Nov. 13. Also dished out eight assists and pulled down seven rebounds in the contest
  • Dished out a career-best 10 assists in Iowa’s win at Nebraska on Feb. 25
  • Academic All-Big Ten


  • Played and started in 26 games
  • Scored in double figures 14 times
  • Scored 20 or more points twice
  • Registered six or more assists in 10 games
  • Led the team in free throw percentage, shooting 91.2 percent – the second highest single-season average in program history.
  • Led the team in scoring on three occasions (Western Michigan, Iowa State, and Northwestern)
  • Led the team in assists nine times
  • Netted a career-high 21 points in games against Drake and Western Michigan
  • Went 5-for-7 from the field and 4-for-6 from 3-point range to guide Iowa to its first win in Ames since 1989.
  • Recorded single season career highs in points (281), assists (111), steals (18), blocks (6), field goals made (89), and 3-pointers made (51).
  • Academic All-Big Ten selection


  • Scored in double figures 11 times
  • Started in 23 of 34 games
  • Was a perfect 4-for-4 from the field and 2-for-2 from behind the arc in Iowa’s win at Rutgers on Jan. 17
  • Had three or more assists in 10 games
  • Recorded her second career high in as many games with 16 points on 6-of-7 shooting from the field and 3-of-3 from 3-point range at No. 13 Ohio State on Feb. 12
  • Set career highs in points (14), free throws made (12) and free throws attempted (14) in Iowa’s overtime win against Michigan State on Feb. 9
  • Dished out a career-high five assists in Iowa’s win over Rutgers on Feb. 2

High School

  • 2016 Iowa Miss Basketball
  • 2016 Hoopgurlz Top 100 recruit (No. 79)
  • Guided Mason City to its first-ever state championship in girls basketball in 2016
  • Scored 1,589 career points in her high school career
  • Three-time all-state selection by the Iowa Newspaper Association and Iowa Girls Coaches Association
  • National Honor Society member
  • Led her team to back-to-back state titles as a freshman and sophomore (2012 and 2013)


  • Parents are Mark and Ann Meyer
  • Has one brother, Matt, and two sisters, Megan and Macy
  • Brother Matt plays basketball at Coe College and father Mark played baseball at Buena Vista University
  • Health and Human Physiology major.