Year three of Jamelle Elliott's tenure begins.
Junior Year (2011-12): Played in four games before sitting out for the remainder of the season due to knee injury ... recorded two points and one rebound against IPFW ... shot 2-of-2 from the free-throw line against Dayton.
Sophomore Year (2010-11): Missed entire season due to knee injury sustained in preseason.
Freshman Year (2009-10): An athletic, raw talent who provided frontcourt depth ... played in 24 contests ... scored 16 total points and grabbed 20 rebounds, including 11 on the offensive end ... saw first career game action vs. Furman in season opener, scoring two points and grabbing an offensive board in four minutes ... scored a bucket and added an assist against Dartmouth ... posted first career assist in career-high eight minutes off the bench against Eastern Kentucky ... grabbed career-best three rebounds - all on the defensive end - in eight minutes against Valparaiso ... played a productive and career-high 13 minutes in win at Seton Hall, grabbing two offensive rebounds and providing a defensive lift off the bench ... saw a career-best 24 minutes off the bench and started the second half at DePaul, scoring her first points in BIG EAST play and matching a career high with three rebounds ... scored season-best four points on 2-of-3 shooting and grabbed three rebounds, including two on the offensive end, against No. 4/3 Notre Dame ... scored on a layup, grabbed a rebound, and dished out an assist in 12 minutes off the bench in overtime win at Syracuse ... scored on a layup, dished out an assist, and recorded the first two steals of career against Pittsburgh ... earned first career free throws against USF, but missed both ... grabbed two offensive boards in BIG EAST Championship second round against Rutgers.
High School: Four-year starter at Clay High School ... averaged 12.1 points and a team-leading 7.9 rebounds per game as a senior ... earned first-team all-conference and honorable mention all-state honors as a senior ... finished her prep career as her school's second-leading rebounder and 10th-leading scorer ... excelled in track and field as a four-time city and section champion in the 400 meters ... qualified for the state championships each of her four seasons ... earned conference MVP honors following her senior year.
Personal: Born Jan. 8, 1991 ... daughter of Darrell and Shredia Daniel.
Academic Major: Journalism.
Getting To Know Elese
Favorite Basketball Team: Boston Celtics