Wildcats Have Their Nine-Game Big 5 Winning Streak Snapped
Devon Kane posts a double-double with 17 points and 10 assists
Leopards Score Just Five Second Half Points
Wildcats Connect On A School Record Tying 18 Three-Point Field Goals
Laura Sweeney leds the Wildcats with 16 points
VILLANOVA: Excellent three-point shooter...Experienced performer who will see significant playing time...Possesses a good understanding of the Wildcat system.
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.