A closer look at the sophomore from Texas
By Ryan Schulz
Commodores and Wildcats tipoff at 5:00 p.m. CT on SportSouth.
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Vanderbilt fell to Connecticut 77-44 in the NCAA tournament second round.
Vanderbilt vs. Texas A&M (AP)
Vanderbilt defeated No. 10/13 Texas A&M, 61-51, on Sunday, February 24 at Memorial Gym (Joe Howell).
2012-13 (Freshman): Played in 23 games on the year, averaging 3.5 points and 2.0 rebounds...Played her best basketball in the NCAA Tournament, scoring five points in the first round win over Saint Joseph's before posting a career-high 12 points in second round loss to No. 3/3 Connecticut...Scored six points in win over Missouri...Pulled down four boards, while adding four points, against No. 10/8 Kentucky...Scored six points in win over Ole Miss...Grabbed two rebounds at No. 16/16 Texas A&M, her first action since the SEC-opener...Recorded five points in win over College of Charleston...Scored eight points and grabbed three rebounds in win over Austin Peay...Reached double-digits for the first time in her career against Florida State in San Juan, scoring 10 points while grabbing four rebounds...Had an outstanding collegiate debut against McNeese State, scoring six points, grabbing seven rebounds and blocking four shots...Scored four points in 10 minutes of action at Lipscomb.
High School (Barbers Hill): Ranked No. 109 in the country by Blue Star ... Averaged 17.1 points, 9.5 rebounds and 4.3 blocks per game as a senior ... For career, scored over 2,200 points, grabbed over 1,300 rebounds and blocked over 500 shots ... Helped Barbers Hill to a 123-27 record over four years ... Barbers Hill record holder for career rebounds and blocks ... Named to Texas All-Tournament Team in 2012 while helping Barbers Hill set a school record with 38 wins under head coach Kit Kyle-Martin ... Academic All-State honoree as a senior, as well as a four-time Academic All-District selection ... Three-time Houston Chronicle All-Greater Houston honoree ... earned First Team All-District honors all four seasons ... Played AAU for DFW Elite T-Jack, which won the Nike Nationals in 2011.
Academics: Majoring in child studies.
Personal: Daughter of Robert and Tammy Shaw ... Has one brother, Keaton ... Favorite basketball player is Jayne Appel of the San Antonio Silver Stars ... Favorite sport other than basketball is football ... Chose Vanderbilt over Rice, Nebraska, Wisconsin, DePaul and TCU ... Born December 2, 1993, in Houston, Texas.
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