Colonial of the Week - Women's Basketball's Megan Nipe
Grad Student Led Colonials With 16 Points in Final Collegiate Game
April 1, 2014
Name: Megan Nipe
Sport: Women's Basketball
Year: Graduate Student
Hometown: Lino Lakes, Minn.
High School: Centennial
Playing in the final game of her career, graduate student Megan Nipe led GW with 16 points off the bench in the third round of the WNIT at USF. She made 6-of-11 attempts from the floor, including 4-of-5 from three-point range, and added three rebounds. Her fourth three-pointer of the game ignited an 11-2 run to pull the Colonials within seven with 6:21 to go before the Bulls pulled away. Nipe averaged a team-high 16.3 points per game and made 8-of-9 three-point attempts in three WNIT contests and finished second on the team with a career-high 14.5 points per game on the season. The Lino Lakes, Minn., ends her career eighth all-time at GW with 133 career threes after making 59 in 2013-14, and she is ninth in free throw percentage (.790) and 22nd in points (1,148).