Women's Basketball Honors Team At Annual Banquet
Everyday Champion - Ali Gibson
Oregon State Ousted From Pac-12 Tournament By USC, 64-57
@OregonStateWBB's Pac-12 Tourney Journey Starts Thursday
Media Unanimously Selects Weisner To Pac-12 All-Freshman Team
FRESHMAN (2011-12): Started all 33 games at guard, averaging a team-high 33.1 minutes per game ... Earned All-Pac-12 Honorable Mention, as voted on by Pac-12 coaches, adding All-Freshman Team honors from the conference coaches and media ... Finished second on the team in scoring (11.7 ppg) and eighth in single-season history at OSU with 56 three-pointers made ... Reached double figures in points 21 times and tied for the team lead with three 20+ point efforts ... Started her first career collegiate game against Western Oregon (11/11), scoring 12 points with five rebounds, three assists and a team-high four steals ... Scored 21 points against Montana State (11/13) on 7-of-11 shooting, 5-of-8 from three-point range, with three assists and four steals ... Had a career-high six steals against Southern Utah (11/20) with nine points and three assists ... Scored 21 points on 8-of-12 shooting at Eastern Washington (11/22) ... Pulled down a career-high nine rebounds against North Texas (12/2) ... Dished out a career-best seven assists at CSU Bakersfield (12/13) ... Led all Beaver scorers in her Pac-12 debut against Washington (12/29) with 14 points (6-of-11) ... Scored a team-high 16 points at No. 4 Stanford (1/7) with two assists, two steals and six rebounds ... Scored a career-high 23 points (8-of-15), including the go-ahead three-pointer against Oregon (1/28), her fifth of the game ... Led all scorers with 19 points in the first round of the Pac-12 Tournament against Washington State (3/7) ... Blocked a career-high three shots in the second round of the WNIT against Saint Mary's (3/17), scoring five points, adding four rebounds, two assists and two steals ... Finished shooting 41.6 percent from the field and 34.8 percent from three-point range ... Averaged 3.8 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 2.0 steals per game.
ST. MARY'S HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered four years at guard, starting three, under head coach Tom Gonsalves ... As a senior, named a McDonald's All-America nominee and ESPN Miss Basketball California nominee ... Tabbed Tri-City League MVP and All-Section ... Led the Rams to three straight California state titles, adding a USA Today National Title in 2010 ... As a junior, earned ESPN All-State ... Three-time All-Defensive Team honoree and four-time All-League selection ... Also earned four letters in track and field and water polo ... Qualified for the state meet in the 4x400 relay ... Goalie of the Year in water polo and All-League ... California Scholarship Federation honors, student council officer for three years, campus ministry, honor roll and principal's list.
PERSONAL: Born in Stockton, Calif. ... Daughter of Bruce and Janet Gibson ... Has one older brother, Ben ... Father, Bruce, played football at University of the Pacific and four years of professional football ... Mother, Janet, played basketball at University of the Pacific ... Majoring in accounting ... Cousins William and Charlie Holm both graduated from Oregon State ... Former prep teammates currently playing for Division I schools include Cortney French (UC Davis), Chelsea Grey (Duke), Afure Jemerigbe (Cal), Alle Moreno (Sacramento State) and Kendall Kenyon (University of the Pacific) ... Chose Oregon State because "I fell in love with the school when I came on my visit. I really felt welcomed and liked all the coaches and players."
Points: 23 vs. Oregon (1/28/12)