Laura Sweeney leds the Wildcats with 16 points
The Wildcats Set A Big East Tournament Record With 17 Three-Point Field Goals
Rachel Roberts Leads Wildcats to 72-38 Win Over Providence.
Sweeney scores career high 29 points in victory
Villanova Makes 15 Three-Pointers In The Win.
VILLANOVA: Expected to be a key contributor in 2012-13; Multi-dimensional player who can shoot, pass and dribble; Excellent three-point shooter.
2011-12: Started all 33 games she played in and averaged 26.2 minutes per game...Named to the Big East All-Rookie Team...Earned second team All-Philadelphia Big Five honors...Named to the All-Tournament Team at the Iona Classic...Earned a spot on the Big East Academic All-Star Team...Averaged 8.2 points per game and 1.7 rebounds per contest...Shot .407 from the field (97-of-238) and .402 from three-point range (62-of-154)...Went 13-of-18 from the foul line (.722)...The 62 made three-pointers led the team...Registered 53 assists, 10 steals and seven blocks...Grabbed a career-high six rebounds against Connecticut...Made five three-point field goals on four occasions.
Fairfax High School: 2010 District Player of the Year; 2010 first team All-Region; 2010 third team All-Metro; Averaged 20.1 points per game, 10 .3 rebounds per contest and 2.1 steals per game as a senior; National Honor Society member.
Personal: Nursing major; One of three children of Jan and Ro Burford... Born 06/05/92.