Spiders Pull Away with 16-0 Second-Half Run
Nipe, Booker, Jackson Combine For 47 Points
Colonials and Scarlet Knights to Clash for 39th Time Series History
Colonials Host No. 11 Rutgers on Friday at Smith Center
Nipe, Jackson Finish With 10 Points Apiece as Colonials Win Third Straight
FRESHMAN YEAR (2010-11)
Averaged 1.7 points, 2.1 rebounds and 12.4 minutes in 29 games played ... Season-high seven points and six rebounds at Rutgers (1/3) ... Also grabbed six rebounds against Rhode Island (2/2) and nationally ranked No. 6 Xavier (2/23).
Rated the 12th-best power forward and 78th overall on ESPNU HoopGurlz Top 100 ... Averaged 14.9 points, 12.0 rebounds, 2.5 blocks and 1.9 steals as a senior at Indian River ... Led Braves to undefeated Southeastern District regular-season ... Southeastern District Defensive Player of the Year and First Team ... 2010 Second Team All-Tidewater Team by The Virginia Pilot ... McDonald's All-America nominee ... Averaged 13 points and nine rebounds as a junior at Indian River.
Chelisa Lynn Painter ... Born May 9, 1992, in Lungstrul, Germany ... Daughter of Quinnetta Pierce and Lynn Painter ... Younger brother, DeAndre, and younger sister, Daneda ... Undeclared major.
COACH BOZEMAN'S TAKE
"Chelisa is a wild card because of her length and athleticism, she is able to play a number of different frontcourt positions. Her addition shows we can continue to recruit highly-rated players and that we're building a solid foundation for the program."
|Points||11||at William & Mary (12/28/11)|
|Minutes||23||vs. Temple (2/16/11)|
|Field Goals Made||5||at William & Mary (12/28/11)|
|Field Goals Attempted||10||vs. Maine (12/2/11)|
|3-Pt Field Goals Made|
|3-Pt Field Goals Attempted|
|Free Throws Made||5||vs. Radford (11/26/11)|
|Free Throws Attempted||6||Three times, last vs. American (1/2/12)|
|Rebounds||8||vs. Radford (11/26/11)|
|Assists||1||10 times, last vs. Charlotte (1/14/12)|
|Blocks||2||at La Salle (1/29/11)|
|Steals||2||Seven times, last at George Mason (12/22/11)|
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