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Terri Bender
Terri  Bender

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Milwaukee, Wis.

High School:
Pius XI

Height:
5-7

Position:
Guard


07/27/2015

Top 25 Flames for 2015-16: Terri Bender

Senior guard earned back-to-back All-Horizon League Defensive Team honors

06/16/2015

2014-15 WBB HIGHLIGHTS: Caitlin Garant

Garant recorded five double-digit scoring performances

06/10/2015

2014-15 WBB Highlights: Imani Moore

Moore had three double-digit scoring performances

06/02/2015

2014-15 WBB Highlights: Kendyl Nunn

Nunn ranked fifth in the Horizon League with a .474 field goal percentage

05/26/2015

2014-15 WBB Highlights: Melita Emanuel-Carr

Emanuel-Carr tallied 15 double-digit scoring performances

Bender's Career Stats

2014-15 Game-By-Game
AS A JUNIOR (2014-15): ALL-HORIZON LEAGUE DEFENSIVE TEAM ... Played in 25 games and started 24 ... averaged 14.5 points per game ... ranked 26th nationally with 2.8 steals per game ... 4.4 rebounds per game ... averaged 4.3 assists per game ... 34 minutes per contest ... ranked eighth in the Horizon League in scoring, fifth in assists, second in steals and ninth in minutes played ... 22 double-digit scoring performances ... scored over 20 points on five occasions ... ranks sixth in career assists (355) and eighth in steals (207) in program history ... season high 25 points at Eastern Illinois (12/14/14) ... 11 rebounds at Youngstown State (2/7/15) ... seven steals versus Chicago State (12/16/14) and six against Eastern Illinois (12/14/14) ... season high 15 free throws made versus Southern Illinois Edwardsville (12/3/14).

2013-14 Game-by-Game
AS A SOPHOMORE (2013-14): ALL-HORIZON LEAGUE DEFENSIVE TEAM ... Played in 35 games and recorded 34 starts ... Averaged 9.1 points, 4.6 rebounds, 4.2 assists and 2.7 steals over 32.8 minutes a contest ... Broke the single-season UIC assist record with 148 assists ... Tied the single-season UIC steals record with 93 steals ... 17 double-digit scoring performances ... Two 20-point efforts and one double-double ... Her first career double-double came at Detroit (Jan. 16) when she had 20 points and 11 rebounds ... Scored a career-high 22 points at Milwaukee on Jan. 29 ... Led the Horizon League and ranked 22nd nationally with 2.7 steals per game ... Ranked third in the conference with 4.2 assists per game.

2012-13 Game-by-Game
AS A FRESHMAN (2012-13): Played in 29 games and started 23 ... two-time Horizon League Newcomer of the Week (Dec. 31 & Jan. 14) ... stood as the only Horizon League freshmen to average more than 6.3 points, 3.4 assists and 1.6 steals per game, ranking top four in each category among all freshmen ... tallied her first 20-point game at Loyola on Jan. 12, scoring all 20 points in the second half ... scored a career-high 22 points on Jan. 19 at home versus Valparaiso ... dished out a team-season high and career-high nine assists on Feb 7 at home against Milwaukee ... grabbed a career-high eight rebounds on Dec. 14 at home versus Roosevelt.

PREP AND PERSONAL: Four-year letterwinner at Pius XI high school in basketball ... helped the Lady Popes win a state championship in 2010, a state appearance in 2011 and three consecutive conference titles (2010, 2011, 2012) ... selected to the All-State team her sophomore through senior seasons and scored more than 1,000 points in her prep career ... averaged 14 points, five rebounds, three steals and three assists per game in 2012 ... competed for the Wisconsin Playground Elite AAU team ... daughter of Terry and Yolanda ... siblings named Lorell, Tamara, Tierra and Taryn ... brother Lorell played basketball at Tuskeegee University and sister Tierra currently plays basketball at Concordia-St. Paul ... enrolled as a Psychology major.

CAREER HIGHS
Points - 25 at EIU (12/14/14)
Rebounds - 11 at Youngstown State (2/7/15)
Assists - 11 at Detroit (1/16/14)
Steals - 7 vs. CSU (12/16/14)
Blocks - 1 at Youngstown State (2/7/15)
FGs Made - 9 vs. Detroit (2/11/15)
FGs Attempted - 26 at Detroit (1/15/15)
3PT FGs Made - 3 vs. Miami OH (11/23/13)
3PT FGs Attempted - 10 at Milwaukee (1/29/14)
FTs Made - 15 vs. SIUE (12/3/14)
FTs Attempted - 19 vs. SIUE (12/3/14)
Minutes Played - 45 at Youngstown State (2/7/15)

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