Emily Leer Leads Four Wildcats In Double Figures With 18 Points
Leer Leads Villanova With 13 Points
Four Wildcats Score Double Figures In The Victory
Wildcats Shoot A Season-High 60.7 Percent From The Field
Emily Leer and Caroline Coyer Score 17 Points Each
Villanova women's basketball vs. Georgetown at the Pavilion
Villanova Women's Basketball hosts Creighton Feb. 1 at the Pavilion.
Women's Basketball vs. Seton Hall
Villanova hosted Seton Hall on January 11, 2014 in a game televised live on Fox Sports 2.
Villanova vs. No. 3 Connecticut - AP Photos
VILLANOVA: Excellent three-point shooter...Experienced performer who will see significant playing time...Possesses a good understanding of the Wildcat system.
2013-14: Started 30 of the 31 games she played in and averaged 8.9 points per game and 2.3 rebounds per contest in 27.7 minutes per game... Shot 44.2 percent from the field (96-of-217), 40.0 percent from three-point range (64-of-160) and 76.9 percent from the foul line (20-of-26)...Earned All-Tournament Team honors at the FIU Thanksgiving Classic after scoring 11 points against Montana State and 19 points versus FIU... ...Registered 14 double figure scoring games...Led the team in three-point field goal shooting by making 64-of-160 for 40.0 percent...Ranked second in the Big East Conference in three-point field goal percentage (.400) and fourth in three-point field goals made per game (2.1)...Finished third on the team in assists with 71...Earned a spot on the Big East Honor Roll on Feb. 10...Tallied 18 blocks and 16 steals...Had 10 games where she made three or more three-point field goals...Tied a career-high with 20 points against Georgetown and Quinnipiac...Tied a career-high with six triples versus Georgetown...Pulled-down a career-high seven rebounds versus Quinnipiac...Posted a career-high eight assists versus Mississippi Valley State.
2012-13: Member of the Big East Academic All-Star Team...Started all 32 games and averaged 21.1 minutes per game...Averaged 6.0 points per game and 1.5 rebounds per contest to go with 66 assists and 11 steals...Shot .375 from the field (66-of-176), .400 from three-point range (52-of-130) and .615 from the charity stripe (8-of-13)...The 52 triples ranked second best on the team... Made four or more three-point field goals on five occasions...Netted seven double-figure scoring games...Scored a career-high 20 points and made a career-best seven field goals at Providence...Tallied 19 points in win over Montana in the championship game of the UNLV Thanksgiving Classic...Went 5-of-7 from three-point range for 15 points versus Georgetown in the Big East Tournament...Connected on a career-high six three-point field goals against Montana...Dished out a career-high seven assists against DePaul.
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.