UIC and Fairfield meet for the first time with trip to WBI Finals on the line
No. 4 UIC will play host to No. 6 Fairfield Thursday at 5:30 p.m. in the WBI Semifinals
With a win, UIC will advance to its first HL Championship game since 2005-06
No. 4 UIC to play at No. 1 Green Bay Friday at 7:30 p.m.
UIC (10-2) takes on the Lakers at 7 p.m. CT inside the UIC Pavilion
AS A SENIOR (2012-13): Played in 27 games and started 26 ... finished her UIC career ranked No. 2 in made three pointers with 221, No. 7 in steals with 218 and No. 10 in blocked shots with 68 ... became the 18th player in program history to record 1,000 career points on Feb. 28 at Youngstown State, hitting the mark exactly with nine points in contest ... totaled 1,020 career points which ranks 16th all-time in Flames history ... ranked second on the team in rebounds with a 5.4 per game average ... ranked third on the team in scoring with a 9.0 per game average ... led the team with a 2.1 steals per game average and tied-for-fourth in the Horizon League ... paced the Flames in defensive rebounds with 102 ... went 7-of-9 from behind the arc at home against SIU-E on Nov. 15 ... tallied 11 double-digit games and recorded her first career double-double on Jan. 19 vs. Valpo with 10 points and 11 rebounds.
AS A JUNIOR (2011-12): Appeared in all 31 games and started in 30...averaged 7.5 ppg and 4.0 rpg...Tallied a team-high 54 three-pointers and ranked seventh in the Horizon League in made threes...ranked fifth in the conference and second on the team in steals per game with a 2.2 average...posted the third-most rebounds on the team with 125...owned a team-best 1.5 assist-to-turnover ratio...drilled at least one trey in 14 straight games during the middle part of the season and during the stretch went 36-of-90 (.400) from the arc...went 7-of-8 (.875) from the behind the arc at YSU (Jan. 14) which stood as the nation's seventh-best single game performance that season...recorded a season-high 23 points at YSU...posted a career-high 11 rebounds at Wright State on Feb. 2...notched a career-high 7 steals at Cleveland State on Jan. 12...totaled 11 double-digit scoring performances.
A SOPHOMORE (2010-11): Ranked fifth in the Horizon League in three-point field goals made with 2.2 per game (65 total) ... led team in scoring over the final five regular season games with 15.0 points per game ... tied for second on team with 2.1 assists per contest ... ranked fourth overall on team with 10.3 points per game ... tied a career high with seven rebounds on March 3 at Youngstown State ... scored a career-high 25 points on Feb. 26 against Wright State ... tied a career high with five steals on Feb. 19 at Valpo ... tied a school record with 8 three-point field goals made in a win over Cleveland State on Dec. 31 ... assisted on Shameia Green's game-winning lay-up in an upset win at Dayton on Nov. 27 ... drained four three-pointers in a season-opening win at Niagara on Nov. 12.
AS A FRESHMAN (2009-10): Named to the Horizon League All-Newcomer Team ... saw action in all 30 games and was given the starting nod on 12 occasions, including in each of the last 11 games ... sank the most three-pointers on the team (57) and boasted the highest three-point percentage (.354; 57-of-161) ... ranked fifth and seventh, respectively, in the Horizon League in those two categories ... led the Flames in scoring on three occasions and was in double digits in nine contests ... tied a season-high with five three-pointers on Feb. 27 against Loyola ... scored a season-high 20 points and tallied a personal-best five steals on Feb. 4 at Cleveland State ... pulled down a career-high seven rebounds on Jan. 21 versus Milwaukee ... drilled five three-pointers on Jan. 14 at Detroit ... handed out six assists on Jan. 10 against Youngstown State ... reached double figures for the first time in her young career when she led all scorers with 17 points on Dec. 20 versus Eastern Illinois ... made her collegiate debut on Nov. 13 against Eastern Michigan, collecting three points and two rebounds in that contest.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Eight-time letterwinner in basketball at Joliet West (Ill.) ... four-time letterwinner on the basketball court ... earned two letters each in volleyball and soccer ... two-time all-conference selection on the hardwood ... two-time all-area selection ... led squad in scoring, steals and assists ... born July 31, 1991, Joliet, Ill. ... daughter of Tashika Williams and David Evans ... has two siblings, Trinity and Kamden ... father, David Evans, played basketball at Colorado State ... currently enrolled as a criminal justice major.