Annual Commencement on National Mall Highlights Weeklong Activities
Eleven Colonials Receive Award for Academic, Athletic and Community Excellence
Grad Student Tallies 22 Points, 11 Assists in Victory
Washington, Wilson Each Post Double-Doubles in Loss
Student-Athletes Teach HIV/AIDS Awareness Through Sports to At-Risk Youth
Women's Basketball vs. La Salle 1/25/13
GW Women's Basketball vs. Saint Louis 1/8/14
GW Women's Basketball vs. Morgan State, 12/14/13
GW WBB vs. Georgetown (12/3/13)
George Washington v Maryland
Finishes her career ranked 12th all-time at GW with 705 career rebounds.
GRADUATE YEAR (2013-14)
Saw action in 23 games and made seven starts in her final season ... Averaged 3.8 points and 5.2 rebounds in 17.7 minutes per game ... Shot 54.8 percent from the floor (40-for-73) ... Third on the team with 12 blocks and sixth with 27 steals ... Averaged 6.4 rebounds per game and shot 64.3 percent from the floor (27-for-42) in 11 Atlantic 10 contests ... Posted five double-figure rebounding games and led the Colonials in rebounding four times ... Recorded a game-high 11 rebounds to go with eight points against Jackson State in her first official game back following a torn ACL (Nov. 9) ... Followed with 10 rebounds against #10/11 California (Nov. 15) ... Posted her first double-double in over three years with 10 points on 5-of-6 shooting and 11 rebounds and added a season-high three steals against Saint Joseph's (Jan. 22) ... Pulled down a season-high 12 rebounds to go with eight points against Rhode Island (Feb. 1) ... Missed the final 10 games of the season with an injury ... Recognized on the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for the Spring 2014 semester.
GRADUATE YEAR (2012-13)
Missed all but five games on the season after suffering a torn ACL early in the second half at Virginia Tech (Nov. 25) and was granted a sixth year of eligibility by the NCAA ... Scored nine points on 4-of-5 shooting and added five rebounds and three steals in the season opener at UT Arlington (Nov. 9) ... Pulled down eight rebounds against William and Mary (Nov. 18) ... Averaged 5.8 points and 5.0 rebounds in 24.0 minutes per game before her injury, starting all five contests ... Recognized on the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for both semesters ... Named an Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar by Diverse: Issues in Higher Education.
SENIOR YEAR (2011-12)
Became the 20th member of GW's 500-rebound club on Jan. 25 against Saint Louis ... Led the Colonials in rebounding 13 times with six double-figure rebounding games on the year ... Grabbed a career-high 18 rebounds against Xavier (Feb. 8), tied for the 12th-most ever by a Colonial and the most since 2007 ... Scored a career-high 17 points on 7-of-9 shooting against Morgan State (Nov. 16) ... Played in all 29 games and made 28 starts, averaging 4.1 points, 6.8 rebounds, 1.7 assists and 1.2 steals in 26.8 minutes per game ... Ranked second on the team in rebounds and assists and fourth in steals ... Ranked 11th in the A-10 in rebounding ... Recognized on the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for the spring semester.
JUNIOR YEAR (2010-11)
Five double-digit scoring games ... Posted an 11-point, 12-rebound double-double in overtime loss versus Morgan State at Miami Holiday Classic (12/29) ... Career-high 13 points on 5-of-10 shooting at American (12/18) ... Dished out career-best six assists at nationally ranked No. 6 Xavier (2/23), matched career-high four steals against Coppin State (11/18) ... Named to A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll in fall and spring semesters ... Preseason Atlantic 10 All-Defensive Team selection.
SOPHOMORE YEAR (2009-10)
2010 Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team selection ... Started 23 of 28 games played, averaged 4.2 points in 28.4 minutes per game ... Led GW and all A-10 rookies, ranked in Top 6 in A-10 with 7.9 rebounds and 2.1 steals per game ... 222 total rebounds narrowly missed GW's single-season Top 20 ... 7.9 rebound average was highest for Colonials' player since 1995-96 season ... Second on team in minutes played (794), assists (51) and blocks (13) ... Reached double-digit rebounds seven times ... Grabbed career-high 14 rebounds in victory over Fordham (2/20/10) ... Eight points, 12 rebounds, four assists in first 40-minute game of career at Duquesne (2/6/10) ... First career double-double with 12 points, 10 rebounds at Massachusetts (1/27/10). Added career-high six assists and four steals in victory.
FRESHMAN YEAR (2008-09)
Did not play, redshirted season while rehabbing knee injury.
Led Eleanor Roosevelt High School to four consecutive Maryland 4A state championships ... Two-time Washington Post All-Met selection ... Washington Post Prince George's County Player of the Year ... Averaged 16.4 points and 10.1 rebounds per game as a senior in 2008 ... Averaged 12.9 points, 12.0 rebounds and 6.6 steals per game to earn All-Met honors from The Washington Post and first team All-Gazette as a junior.
Brooke Evelyne Wilson ... Born July 11, 1990, in Louisville, KY ... Daughter of Charity Wilson ... Graduated from GW in December 2011 after just three-and-a-half years with a bachelor's degree in criminal justice and a minor in psychology ... Received a graduate certificate in leadership development in May 2012 ... Currently enrolled in GW's Graduate School of Education and Human Development school counseling master's program.
|Points||17||vs. Morgan State (11/16/11)|
|Minutes||40||at Duquesne (2/6/10)|
|Field Goals Made||7||3x, Last vs. Morgan State (11/16/11)|
|Field Goals Attempted||13||at #19/20 Georgetown (12/11/11)|
|3-Pt Field Goals Made||2||4x, Last at Richmond (2/19/11)|
|3-Pt Field Goals Attempted||5||at American (12/18/10)|
|Free Throws Made||4||2x, Last vs. Duquesne (1/26/11)|
|Free Throws Attempted||4||6x, Last vs. Saint Joseph's (2/27/11)|
|Rebounds||18||vs. Xavier (2/8/12)|
|Assists||7||2x, Last at William & Mary (12/28/11)|
|Blocks||2||5x, Last vs. George Mason (1/2/14)|
|Steals||5||at Saint Joseph's (2/26/12)|
Women's Basketball's Farmer Filled with Hometown Pride at Summer Internship
Also walking the corridors of Mayor Jim Kenney's office this summer was rising senior guard and Philadelphia native Mia Farmer. The Cardinal O'Hara graduate ...
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