Flames trailed by three with under five minutes to play
UIC has won four straight against the Panthers
Flames drop to 8-6 at home
Flames own an 8-5 home record this season
Flames eye third straight win
AS A JUNIOR (2012-13): Played in 30 games and started 13 ... led the team in blocked shots with 37 which was the second highest total in the Horizon League ... ranked third in rebounding (4.0) and sixth in scoring (4.3) for the Flames ... became first UIC player in nearly four years (Jan. 14, 2009) to block five shots in one game with five swats against Indiana State on Dec. 7 ... scored a career-high 12 points against Roosevelt on Dec. 14 ... corralled a career-high nine rebounds on three separate occasions during the season ... carried a streak of 10 games where she managed at least one blocked shot ... shot a team-high .733 from the free throw line.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Four-time letterwinner in basketball at Memphis East and played two seasons at Walters State Junior College ...helped produce a two-year overall record of 50-10 at Walters State, including a 28-4 mark during her sophomore campaign ... piloted her team to the NJCAA Region VII Championship and advanced to the national tournament in 2012 ... earned first-team all-conference accolades her sophomore season, averaging 8.1 points and 7.1 rebounds per game ... two-time all-conference selection in high school, while averaging 12 points and 10 boards per contest ... daughter of Carolyn and Leon Henderson ... siblings named Erica Johnson, Frederick Wallace and Orterius Burnett ... enrolled as a sociology major.