Top Flames Moment: Flames Break Program Record with 73-65 Win at Youngstown State

Katie Hannemann (24 points) finished her career with 1,108 points, which ranks 14th in program history
Katie Hannemann (24 points) finished her career with 1,108 points, which ranks 14th in program history

July 29, 2014

The 2013-14 academic year featured exceptional accomplishments for UIC student-athletes. Over the summer months (June 2 – August 8), will rewind and look back on the Top 40 Flames’ Moments from 2013-14. Each sport will be featured over ten weeks as we recap the year that was in UIC Athletics.

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Team: Women’s Basketball
Moment: Flames Break Program Record with 73-63 Win at Youngstown State
Date: February 27, 2014
Location: Beeghly Center in Youngstown, Ohio

UIC broke the program record for single-season wins with a 73-65 road victory over Youngstown State. UIC’s win total eclipsed the 2006-07 squad, who went 19-13 and made the program’s lone trip to the postseason (WNIT).

- UIC ended the season successfully by earning their first postseason title as WBI champions in only their second postseason appearance in program history.
- Senior Katie Hannemann led all scoring against YSU with 24 points.
- Hannemann finished her career with 1,108 points and 605 rebounds, which ranks her 14th and ninth in program history. She was also named to the WBI All-Tournament Team.
- Sophomore Terri Bender scored 11 points in the YSU victory, which was her 13th double-digit performance.
- Bender also handed out six assists and collected a career-high seven steals against YSU.
- By the end of the season, Bender broke the single-season UIC assist record with 148 assists and tied the single-season UIC steals record with 93 steals.
- She led the Horizon League and ranked 22nd nationally with 2.7 steals per game.
- Bender also ranked third in the conference with 4.2 assists per game and was named to the All-Horizon League Defensive Team.

June 2 - Men's Soccer Posts 1-0 Shutout Against #19 Gonzaga
June 3 - Women's Basketball Defeats Wisconsin for Eighth Straight Win
June 5 - Granderson Opens New Stadium at UIC
June 6 - Ehrhardt Wins HL Women's Athlete of the Year
June 9 - Dion Named NCAA Regional Gymnast of the Year
June 10 - Ogunleye Wins Triple Jump at HL Championships
June 12 - Volleyball's Five-Set Win over Marshall
June 13 - Barlow's 38 Points Clinches Third Place for Flames at Showcase
June 16 - Women's Tennis Defeats Oakland 6-1
June 17 - Smollen Wins Individual Title at Green Bay Dual
June 19 - Ishimaru Wins 200 Butterfly at HL Championship
June 20 - UIC Upsets Michigan State and Indiana in Hoosier Classic
June 23 - Women's Soccer Completes Roster for Inaugural Season
June 24 - UIC to Host 2018 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships
June 26 - Men's Tennis Extends Win Streak to Three
June 27 - Women's Swimming and Diving's Strong Showing at HL Championships
June 30 - Flames Collect Eighth Straight with 3-1 Win Over Drake
July 1 - Flames Tie Program Record With 11th Straight Win
July 2 - Flames Power Their Way to an 18-5 Romp Against Purdue
July 3 - Ehrhardt Earns All-Region Honors
July 7 - Women's Gymnastics Tops Illinois State in Final Home Meet
July 8 - Mwale Wins High Jump at HL Championships
July 10 - Volleyball Wins Five-Set Thriller at Cleveland State
July 11- UIC Defeats March Madness Participant Milwaukee, 80-58
July 14 - Knoppe Ties UIC Career Singles Victories Record
July 15 - Ishimaru and Ciesielski Win HL Weekly Awards
July 17 - Hernandez Earns HL Tournament Batting Champion Award
July 18 - Mangal's 76 Highlights Round Two of Horizon League Championship
July 21 - UIC Dance Takes Third at NDA Collegiate Championships
July 22 - Gaides Sixth in All-Around at NCAA Qualifier
July 24 - Men's Tennis Wins Senior Day against Youngstown State
July 25 - Johnson Dives at NCAA Zone C Championships
July 28 - Men's Soccer Earns No. 23 National Ranking