Flames and Ladyjacks meet for the first time on Saturday at 3 p.m.
UIC and Fairfield meet for the first time with a trip to WBI Championship on the line
UIC and EMU last faced off in December 2010
UIC and EMU last played in December 2010
UIC welcomes IPFW to Chicago for the Women's Basketball Invitational
AS A SENIOR (2011-12): Named to All-Horizon League First Team and All-Defensive Team...Preseason All-Conference First-Team Selection and Horizon League All-Tournament Team honoree...two-time conference player of the week during her senior season...led the team in scoring (17.7 ppg), rebounding (9.7 rpg), assists (4.3 apg), steals (2.5 spg) and blocked shots (28)...only player in the Horizon League to rank top five in scoring, rebounding, assists and steals...notched 13 double-doubles and 26 10-plus point performances...recorded back-to-back career-high 30-point games against SEMO and St. Louis, becoming first UIC player to do so since 1994-95...posted a career-high 17 rebounds against Central Methodist (11/25/11)...dished a career-high eight assists at YSU (1/14/12)...ranks sixth in single-season performance in points (549), rebounds (300) and assists (133)...ended her career as third all-time leading scorer (1,535 points), third all-time leading rebounder (1,018 rebounds), tied for third in steals (258) and made field goals (552), seventh in blocks (84), free throws (381) and FG percentage (.492) and eighth in assists (322)...as of 2012 she stands as the only UIC player in program history to record over 1,500 points, 1,000 rebounds, 300 assists and 200 steals.
AS A JUNIOR (2010-11): Led the Flames and ranked third in the Horizon League in rebounding (9.3 rpg) ... also ranked third in the conference in steals (2.5 spg), 10th in field goal percentage (.462) and 20th in scoring (10.5 ppg) ... recorded a team-high eight double-double efforts ... scored a career-high 28 points in Horizon League Quarterfinal game at Cleveland State on March 9 ... marked the second straight season in which Bailey scored a career high in the quarterfinal game at Cleveland State ... led Flames in rebounding in 23 of 30 games ... recorded a season-high 13 rebounds on four occasions, most recently on Feb. 26 against Wright State ... recorded three blocks versus Loyola on Feb. 5 ... logged a season-high six steals in a win over Northern Illinois on Nov. 30 ... named to Preseason Horizon League First Team.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2009-10): Named to the All-Horizon League Second Team and All-Defensive Team ... led the Horizon League in field goal percentage (.583; 133-of-228) ... set UIC's single-season record for field goal percentage in a season (min. 100 FGA) ... led the team and ranked fourth in the conference in rebounding (8.1 rpg) ... led the team and ranked fifth in the conference in steals (2.0 spg) ... ranked second on the team and 12th in the league in scoring (12.0 ppg) ... recorded a team-high seven double-doubles ... led the Flames in rebounding in 21 of 30 games and in scoring 11 times, including in five of the final seven games ... started 29 games ... poured in a career-high 27 points in the Horizon League Quarterfinal game at Cleveland State ... named Horizon League Player of the Week for on Jan. 25 following a 24-point, 14-rebound, five-assist and three-steal game in an upset over Green Bay ... blocked a career-high five shots on Jan. 14 at Detroit ... tied a career-high when she handed out six helpers on Jan. 4 at Butler ... collected a career-best seven steals on Jan. 2 at Valparaiso ... tallied six steals on Dec. 4 against DePaul ... pulled down a personal-best 15 rebounds on Nov. 25 versus Niagara.
AS A FRESHMAN (2008-09): Horizon League Newcomer of the Year and Horizon League All-Newcomer Team member ... led UIC in rebounding (6.5 rpg) while rating second on the squad in scoring (10.4 ppg) and total steals (47), and fourth in assists (1.9 apg) ... scored in double figures in 17 games this season while topping the 20-point plateau on two occasions ... recorded a double-double in her collegiate debut with 11 points and 12 rebounds against Bradley on Nov. 22 ... scored a career-high 23 points in UIC's win over Detroit on Jan. 5...tallied 21 points at San Diego on Dec. 28 ... named Horizon League Player of the Week on Dec. 29 after averaging 18.5 points and 7.0 rebounds per game in UIC's two contests during the period ... dished out a season-high six assists at Valparaiso on Jan. 15 ... totaled 11 points and seven rebounds at Wright State on March 7 ... scored 14 points and pulled down a team-high seven rebounds versus Cleveland State on Feb. 26 ... tallied 12 points and four rebounds at Detroit on March 5.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Four-time letterwinner in basketball at Normandy (Mo.) ... guided her team to a 21-8 record in 2008 ... two-time All-South Suburban Conference honoree ... two-time Suburban East Conference Player of the Year ... led the conference with 10.2 rebounds and 5.9 steals per game her senior year ... averaged 18.2 points, 5.1 assists and 2.6 blocks per game last season ... helped guide the 2007 team to its first Missouri State Championship appearance in 20 years ... scored over 1,000-career points in four years ... named Fox 2 Player of the Week ... ranked in the top 100 for McDonald's All-Americans ... also lettered in softball, track and volleyball ... greatest athletic thrill to date is being selected as the UIC Newcomer of the Year ... born February 14, 1990, in St. Louis, Mo. ... daughter of Monica Bailey ... has two siblings, Darnell and Darnice Bailey ... currently enrolled as a criminal justice major.