Toni Young scored 25 points, Tiffany Bias added 17 points and 11 assists and Oklahoma State ended a season marked by tragedy by beating James Madison 75-68 on Saturday to win the program's first WNIT championship.
Toni Young scored a season-high 27 points, Liz Donohoe added 20 points and 11 rebounds for her fourth straight double-double and Oklahoma State advanced to the finals of the Women's NIT for the first time by beating San Diego 73-57 on Wednesday night.
Images of the Cowgirls' victory over the Blue Demons in Durham, N.C.
2012-13 (Sophomore) · Was named an honorable mention All-Big 12 pick for the second consecutive season · Tied the school record with 40 consecutive made free throws · Her streak spanned from Dec. 6 through Jan. 30 · The mark also tied for the 14th-best in NCAA history · She also had strings of 20 and 17 consecutive makes on the year · Ranked first in the Big 12 and eighth nationally in free-throw percentage (91.1%) · Broke the school's single-season free-throw percentage record, which was set during the 1979-80 season by Julie Moser · Started all 33 of the squad's games on the year · Ranked seventh among Big 12 players in scoring (15.0 ppg) · Ranked seventh in the league in 3-pointers per game at 2.0 and sixth in minutes played (35.0 mpg). · Had one double-double on the year, finishing with 15 points and 14 rebounds against Stephen F. Austin · Scored a season-high 25 points at San Diego State · Logged a 14-point, seven-rebound performance in OSU's first-round NCAA win over DePaul · Also dished out a team-high six assists and had a team-best four steals in the contest · Scored a team-best 14 points against Duke in their second-round NCAA meeting
2011-12 (Freshman) · Was named a second-team Freshman All-American by Full Court · Was named the Big 12 Freshman of the Year and all-freshman team · Also earned honorable mention all-league honors · Chosen as the Big 12 Freshman of the Week on five occasions · Tabbed as one of five candidates for the U.S. Basketball Writers Association's National Freshman of the Year award · Was selected to the all-tournament team at the Peppermill Holiday Classic · Was named to the WNIT All-Tournament Team · Started all 34 of the squad's games on the year · Made the first 21 free throws of her career · Scored 17 points against Rice in her first career game · Cracked the 20-point barrier for the first time with 23 points at Indiana to start a string of six consecutive double-figure scoring games · Scored a season-high 27 points against Arkansas-Pine Bluff · Had 13 points and 13 rebounds in OSU's win against Texas · Scored 12 points and 12 rebounds at Kansas State · Grabbed a season-high 15 rebounds against Missouri · Led Big 12 freshmen in scoring (13.1 ppg) and rebounding (7.8 rpg) · Was second in the Big 12 overall with her .866 free-throw percentage · Closed the year with five-straight double-doubles while helping OSU to the WNIT title
Before OSU · Four-year starter at Edmond North · Finished her career with 2,026 points and 1,131 rebounds · Was named the Jim Thorpe Girls Basketball Player of the Year · Named a Super Five selection as a junior and senior by The Oklahoman · Tabbed as a first-team all-state pick by the Tulsa World as well · Was a McDonald's All-America nominee · Named to the Class 6A State Tournament all-tournament team as a senior and junior · Named an all-state pick following her final campaign by the Oklahoma Coaches Association · Named a first-team All-Big City selection as a junior and senior by The Oklahoman · Averaged 20.3 points per contest as a senior · Named the Metro Conference MVP three times · As a junior, led North to a 22-3 mark and the state semifinals · Led the state in scoring at 20.1 points per game and averaged 10.3 rebounds as well · Grabbed a school-record 18 rebounds on two occasions · Averaged 18.2 points per game as a sophomore · Was named an honorable mention all-state pick · Also tabbed as a second-team Big All-City pick by The Oklahoman · Averaged 16.2 points and 10.0 rebounds per game as a freshman · Was named an honorable mention Big All-City selection
Personal · Born March 15, 1993 in Katy, Texas · Is the daughter of Tom and Mary Jane Donohoe · Has one brother, William, and a sister, Claire · Is pursuing a degree in sociology