AWARDS AND ACCOLADES
2013-14 BIG EAST All-Freshman Team
FRESHMAN (2013-14): Earned a spot on the 2014 BIG EAST All-Freshman Team... walked away with the Most Improved Player Award at the team's end of the year banquet... appeared in 31 games, making eight starts... averaged 20.1 minutes, 4.8 points and 4.1 rebounds... shot 45.7 percent from the field and averaged 6.1 points and 5.3 rebounds during conference games... shot 44.7 percent from the floor and averaged 10.6 points and 8.4 rebounds over the last five regular-season BIG EAST games... scored in double figures three times and led the team in scoring once... grabbed double digit rebounds on three occasions... had a rebound in 27 games, including five or more on 11 occasions... recorded a block and a pair of steals in her first collegiate contest at Ohio (Nov. 10)... tallied four points and a game-high nine rebounds vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff (Nov. 17)... scored nine points on 3-of-9 shooting from the floor and 2-of-3 from long distance vs. No. 2 Duke (Nov. 28)... finished with four points and a pair a rebounds at Wright State (Dec. 15)... finished with four points, six rebounds and three steals vs. UC (Dec. 21)... snagged four rebounds vs. Indiana (Dec. 29)... tallied four points and four rebounds at DePaul (Jan. 1)... finished with 10 points, six rebounds and three steals vs. Georgetown (Jan. 8)... finished with six points and a pair of assists vs. Marquette (Jan. 11)... recorded five points and four rebounds at Creighton (Jan. 15)... chipped in with five points and six rebounds vs. Providence (Jan. 18)... finished with four points and six rebounds vs. Butler (Feb. 1)... recorded four points, seven rebounds and three assists vs. DePaul (Feb. 5)... scored five points and added two rebounds and two assists in her first collegiate start at Georgetown (Feb. 8)... pulled down seven rebounds at Marquette (Feb. 15)... registered six points, six rebounds, two assists and a pair of steals vs. Creighton (Feb. 18)... recorded her first career double-double at Providence (Feb. 22) with 21 points and 10 rebounds... finished with nine points and a game-high 14 points at Butler (Feb. 25)... registered a double-double vs. Villanova (Mar. 1) with 12 points and 10 rebounds... finished with six points and four rebounds against Georgetown in the first round of the BIG EAST Tournament (March 8).
HIGH SCHOOL: Was an ESPN Hoopgurlz 4-star recruit... ranked 20th in the country at her position by ESPN... averaged 10.5 points and 7.8 rebounds and helped lead her team to the OHSAA State Tournament Regionals with 19 points and nine rebounds in the district finals as a junior.
PERSONAL: Born June 2, 1995... daughter of Myron Blackwell and Georgeann Wells Blackwell... has three siblings, Curtis, Kasey and Lynise... undecided major... mother, Georgeann, played collegiately at West Virginia and professionally overseas, while her cousin, Sylvia Crawley, was a standout at North Carolina and also played professionally overseas, in the American Basketball League (ABL) and in the WNBA... mother is the first woman to dunk in an NCAA basketball game, accomplishing the feat in 1984 against Charleston (W.Va.) and Xavier... cousin (Crawley) won the women's ABL Inaugural Slam Dunk Contest (1998) with a blind-folded dunk.
2014-15 Game-by-Game Statistics
2013-14 Game-by-Game Statistics