From the November 2013 issue of Commodore Nation
Vanderbilt picked to finish fifth
Rising senior point guard one of 31 athletes competing for right to represent USA in July's World University Games.
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Vanderbilt vs. Arizona State - USATSI
Women's Basketball vs. Georgia -- 3/6/14
Vanderbilt vs. Kentucky (USATSI)
Photos from Vanderbilt's 74-63 win over Tennessee on Jan. 12, 2014.
Vanderbilt vs. Tennessee
Named WBCA All-American Honorable Mention.
Named to postseason All-SEC Second Team by conference's coaches.
Named WBCA Region 3 All-American nominee.
Preseason All-SEC selection by the media and coaches.
Named Player of the Week by espnW, SEC and USBWA for week of Jan. 6-12.
Became program's all-time leader in minutes played during the game against Missouri on Jan. 30.
Started every game in her career -- 129 games.
SEC Academic Honor Roll.
2013-14 (Senior): Established herself as the most durable player in program's history by shattering the team record for minutes played, finishing her career with 4,626 minutes ... Started every game of her career (129), including 31 as a senior. ... Had nine points and four assists in final game of her career in a loss to Arizona State in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament on March 22. ... Scored six points with two assists in loss to Georgia in SEC Tournament on March 6. ... Had 15 points and seven assists in loss to Kentucky on March 2. ... Scored nine points and had seven rebounds in loss to Florida on Feb. 27 in her final game at Memorial Gym. ... Had seven points and eight assists in loss to Alabama on Feb. 23. ... Had nine points and three assists in win over Arkansas on Feb. 20. ... Scored 13 points and had five assists in loss to Miss. State on Feb. 16. ... Scored eight points in loss to Auburn on Feb. 13. ... Scored eight points in loss to Tennessee on Feb. 10. ... Had 11 points and five rebounds in win over Texas A&M on Feb. 2. ... Scored eight points in loss to Missouri on Jan. 30 . .. Was limited to a season-low points in loss to South Carolina on Jan. 26. ... Scored 25 points in win over LSU with seven assists in win over LSU on Jan. 19. ... Scored 17 points with four assists in win over Ole Miss on Jan. 16. ... Had 22 points, six rebounds and five assists in win over Tennessee on Jan. 12. ... Had a double-double with 23 points and 10 assists in win over Auburn on Jan. 9. ... Scored 13 points and had five rebounds in loss to South Carolina on Jan. 5. ... Scored a team-high 24 points in win over No. 19/18 Georgia on Jan. 2. ... Scored 14 points with eight rebounds and eight assists in win over UAB on Dec. 30. ... Scored nine points in win over UNC Asheville on Dec. 21. ... Scored 16 points with six assists in win at James Madison on Dec. 18. ... Scored a team-high 14 points and pulled down team-high seven rebounds in win over Hartford on Dec. 15. ... Scored team-high 26 points, including going 10-of-11 from the foul line, in win over ETSU on Dec. 3. ... Scored team-high 22 points in win over Elon (Nov. 29) and 14 points in win over Wisconsin (Nov. 30) to earn her spot on All-Tournament team at the Vanderbilt Thanksgiving tourney. ... Had eight points, five assists and three rebounds in win over Dayton on Nov. 24. ... Scored a game-high 23 points and dished out four assists in a road loss to Duke on Nov. 21. ... Had 13 points and three assists in loss to Marquette on Nov. 17. ... Scored 15 points on 7-of-15 shooting in win over Delaware State on Nov. 14. ... Went 5-of-10 from the floor while scoring 11 points in a win over Western Kentucky on. Nov. 11. ... Scored 10 points against Appalachian State on Nov. 8.
All-SEC Second Team (Coaches)
All-SEC Honorable Mention (AP)
SEC Academic Honor Roll
All-SEC Second Team (Coaches)
All-SEC Honorable Mention (AP)
SEC All-Freshman Team
2012-13 (Junior): Second Team All-SEC (coaches)...One of three players to start all 33 games on the year..Finished with SEC rankings of 19th in scoring (12.2 ppg), fourth in assists (5.1 apg), ninth in three-pointers per game (1.7), seventh in assist/turnover ratio (1.5) and first in minutes played (36.5/game)...Had 14 points and five rebounds in NCAA win over Saint Joseph's...Posted 17 points in SEC Tournament loss to Kentucky...Scored a game-high 17 points in effort at No. 11/11 Georgia...Posted 20 points in 40 minutes in win over Auburn...Recorded 11 points and five assists in upset of No. 10/13 Texas A&M...Scored 16 points, with four assists and three steals, in victory at Florida, playing all 40 minutes...Led effort with 24 points at No. 12/10 Tennessee...Played all 40 minutes against Missouri, scoring 18 points...Recorded 10 points in effort versus No. 10/8 Kentucky...Scored 11 points in win over Ole Miss, while spending time on the bench for the first time in five games...Played 40 minutes for the fourth-consecutive game at No. 16/16 Texas A&M, scoring eight points, grabbing eight boards and recording 10 assists, her fifth double-digit assist performance of the year...Saw streak of 40-minute games continue at Alabama, scoring six points and dishing out five assists...Played all 40 minutes for the second-straight game against No. 9/9 Tennessee, scoring nine points, grabbing five boards and adding four assists...Had six assists at LSU while playing all 40 minutes for the 15th time in her career...Scored 19 points and dished out six assists in victory over Arkansas...Recorded her second-straight double-double at Ole Miss (13 points, 10 assists)...Recorded 11 points and seven assists at No. 18/16 South Carolina, playing all 40 minutes for the 14th time in her career...Had her fourth-career double-double in the SEC opener against Mississippi State, scoring 14 and dishing out 10 assists...Scored 16 points, dished out nine assists and grabbed six rebounds in win at No. 12/13 Oklahoma...Recorded 11 points and six assists at Southern Cal...Scored nine and dished out five assists in the win over Hartford...Posted a double-double at Western Kentucky with 13 points and 11 assists...Averaged 15 points over two games at the San Juan Shootout...Grabbed a career-high seven rebounds against UAB...Made a career-high six threes at Lipscomb to lead all scorers with 24 points, while adding five assist and four rebounds...Opened season with 10 assists, along with nine points and five rebounds against McNeese State...Preseason First Team All-SEC selection by the league's coaches...Selected to SEC Academic Honor Roll.
2011-12 (Sophomore): Named Second Team All-SEC by the league's coaches while receiving Honorable Mention from the Associated Press...Led the SEC in assists at 5.3 per game, the only player in the league to average over 5.0 per contest...Also contributed 12.5 points per game, second on the team...Led SEC in free throw percentage (83.7%)...Was second in the conference in minutes played at 36.8 and played all 40 minutes during 13 games this season, in addition to two overtime games of 40+ minutes...Capped a season which saw her assume full-time duties at point guard by scoring 16 points and dishing out seven assists against No. 6/6 Duke in the second round of the NCAA Tournament...Poured in a game-high 19 points while adding five assists and five rebounds in NCAA first round win over Middle Tennessee...Scored 12 points in SEC Quarterfinal loss to Tennessee...Had 13 points versus Mississippi State in the first round of the SEC Tournament...Dished out seven assists versus Alabama...Scored 16 points in win over Florida, playing all 45 minutes...Notched her first career double-double in the win over No. 11/11 Tennessee, scoring 19 points and dishing out a career-high 13 assists...Matched her career-high with nine assists at Mississippi State...Recorded seven assists, while adding 12 points against LSU...Dished out five assists at No. 6/7 Tennessee...Recorded 11 points, five assists, four rebounds and three steals against Auburn, playing all 40 minutes...Scored 15 points and recorded six assists against Ole Miss...Dished out eight assists versus Western Carolina...Recorded 10 points while dishing out six assists versus Florida State...Scored a career-high 30 points at UT Martin, shooting 6-7 from three and 10-10 at the foul line...Recorded nine assists versus High Point...Dished out five assists at Austin Peay...Named SEC Player of the Week (Nov. 21-27)...Poured in a career-high 24 points versus Oklahoma, earning MVP honors at the Vanderbilt Thanksgiving Tournament...Scored seven points with five rebounds against Lipscomb...Dished out seven assists for the second straight game against USC Upstate, while adding 10 points...Seven assists, while scoring 15 points versus Western Illinois...Had 22 points in the opener versus Alabama A&M, while adding a seven assists.
2010-11 (Freshman): SEC All-Freshman Team by the league's head coaches ... One of two players to start every game for Commodores ... Led the team in scoring average (11.8) and minutes played ... Scored team-best 13 points in NCAA Tournament loss to Louisville ... Jump-started team's 17-0 second half run at Mississippi State and scored eight straight at one point during the run, finishing with 16 points in comeback win ... Held scoreless for first time in career at Kentucky ... Made a career-high five three-pointers to finish with a team-best 17 points against Arkansas ... Led Vanderbilt with 17 points at Tennessee ... Scored 15 points and made team-high three three-pointers at Ole Miss ... Had streak of 11 straight games to score in double figures come to an end against Delaware ... Dropped in a career-high 21 points at Duquesne ... Scored 13 points and had five assists against UT Martin despite coldest shooting night of young career ... Notched 14 points for third straight game against Southern Illinois ... Also tied season high with two steals against SIU ... Scored 14 points and matched career high with four three-pointers at Denver ... Made a career-high four three-pointers in loss at Bowling Green and finished with team-high 14 points ... Named to Thanksgiving All-Tournament Team after playing more minutes than any other Commodore and averaging 13.5 points ... Scored 15 points and made three three-pointers against Princeton ... Posted 12 points and six assists against Quinnipiac ... Scored 17 points on 6-of-12 shooting at Florida State ... Started the first game of her career, scoring 13 points and grabbing six rebounds against Howard.
HIGH SCHOOL (Santiago): Averaged 20 points, five assists and four steals as a senior ... Four-year letterwinner and starter ... Two-year team captain ... Three-time team MVP ... Three-time Big 8 League MVP ... Two-time The Press Enterprise All-Area First Team ... Holds school record with 38-point game ... Tallied school record 2,265 career points ... Owns school record in career three-pointers (265) ... Topped 1,000 points in sophomore season ... Also owns single-season records at Santiago in points (656) and three-pointers (94) ... Class salutatorian ... Maintained 4.2 GPA or higher for entire high school career ... Four-time Santiago High School Scholar Athlete ... 2010 Leadership Award for varsity basketball ... 2010 Santiago High School Female Athlete of the Year and Principal's Award winner ... Coached by John Perez ... Three-time first team All-CIF (California Interscholastic Federation) ... Three-time first team All-State selection ... Riverside County All Star Team MVP and CIF-SS All Star Team as a senior ... ESPN CalHiSports Female of the Week (2/6/10) ... Ranked by ESPN Hoopgurlz as 25th best point guard in the nation for the class of 2010 ... McDonald's All-American nominee ... Team posted school-best record of 31-4 as a senior ... Won Big 8 League and played in the school's first CIF-SS Division IAA Championship ... Advanced to state tournament for first time ... Finished 23-7 as a junior, winning the Big 8 League title ... Team won Mountain View League title as a sophomore (2008).
ACADEMICS: Majoring in women and gender studies.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Happi and Devland Lister ... Has two sisters (Cinnamon and Kayla) and one brother (Jordan) ... Twin sister Cinnamon plays basketball at Cal State Northridge ... Father retired after serving as a children's pastor ... Mother is a paralegal ... Chose Vanderbilt over Nebraska, Oregon, Boise State, Long Beach State and Oregon State ... Began playing basketball at age 7 ... Aspires to go to medical school ... Favorites include Chris Paul, Nacho Libre and Wiz Khalifa.
Points: 30, at UT Martin (12/7/11)
FG Made: 9, at #12/10 Tennessee (2/17/13)
FG Atts: 21, at #12/10 Tennessee (2/17/13)
3FG Made: 6 (2x), last at Lipscomb (11/12/12)
3FG Atts: 13 (2x), last vs. Virginia (11/23/12)
FT Made: 11, Middle Tennessee (3/18/12)
FT Atts: 14, Middle Tennessee (3/18/12)
Rebounds: 8, at UAB (12/30/13)
Assists: 13, vs. #11/11 Tennessee (2/9/12)
Blocks: 1, at South Carolina (1/5/14)
Steals: 3 (8x), last at South Carolina (1/15/14)
Minutes: 47, at Florida (2/6/11)