January 26, 2012

Game Day Preview: Idaho State

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Bears Quick Notes

• With her third three-pointer against Montana, senior forward Kaisha Brown broke the school career record for triples. She now has 181 and has made at least one in 17 of the last 18 games.

• Northern Colorado is averaging a Big Sky best +7.9 rebound average in conference games and has out-rebounded its last 10 opponents.

• In the last three games, the Bears have had assists on 80 percent of their shots, including 16-of-17 made baskets against Montana State.

• Northern Colorado ranks in the top 50 in the nation in both field goal percentage (43, .425) and field goal percentage defense (46, .355).

• Sophomore guard D'shara Strange already ranks fifth on the school's single season list for rebounds at Division I with 178.

• Head Coach Jaime White is quickly approaching second on the all-time wins list at Northern Colorado. White has 74 wins, while Gary Schwartz (1992-97) is second with 75 victories.

• Northern Colorado was picked to finish second in the Big Sky standings by the media and third by the coaches in the preseason polls.

• Northern Colorado is 487-527 all-time in women's basketball history and is 69-72 since becoming post-season eligible for Division I in 2007-08.