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Cassandra Edwards
Player Profile:
Cassandra Edwards 1739900
Position: Guard/Forward
Height: 5'11"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Brampton, Ontario
High School: Notre Dame CSS

2016-17:
• Averaged 3.3 points, 2.5 rebounds, and 0.6 assists as a senior

• Appeared in all 33 games
• Scored six points and grabbed six rebounds in America East final vs. Maine (3/10)
• Named America East All-Academic (3/3)
• Grabbed eight rebounds at Stony Brook (2/4)
• Scored 10 points vs. Boston University (11/19)
• Scored 14 points vs. Army (11/16)
• Named team captain

2015-16:
• Team captain for UAlbany

• Earned a spot on the America East All-Academic Team with 3.89 GPA
• Started 19 games, appearing in 23 games overall, finishing with 60 rebounds and 22 points
• Began year with two points and four rebounds vs. Pepperdine (11/15)
• Four points and three rebounds in win at Hartford (1/31), following with nine rebounds in win vs. UMBC (2/3)
• Started each NCAA Tournament game for UAlbany

2014-15:
• 
Played in 30 games in UAlbany's frontcourt with 12 starts
• Earned the America East Elite 18 Award in women's basketball for highest GPA for a student-athlete in the title game, standing with a 3.96 GPA
• Finished the year with 50 points, 64 rebounds and 14 steals
• Earned five points and five rebounds at UMass Lowell (1/11)
• Five points, three rebounds and two steals in AE Tournament victory over Vermont (3/7)
• Started for UAlbany in AE title game victory over Hartford (3/13), scoring four points

2013-14:
• 
Primary frontcourt player off the bench, playing in 23 games as a freshman
• Finished with 29 points and 30 rebounds
• Season-best six points, adding four rebounds at Binghamton (1/20)
• Earned Spellman Award for academic achievement

High School: Four-year letterwinner in basketball at Notre Dame CSS... Earned MVP of the Warriors in 2011 and 2012... Team captain in final three years, earning Coaches Award in last two years.

Personal: Majoring in psychology... Daughter of Michael and Shernette Edwards... Has a sister, Amanda.

Career Highs: 
Points: 14 - vs. Army (11/16/16)
Field Goals: 6 - vs. Army (11/16/16)
3-Pt FG: N/A
Rebounds: 9 - vs. UMBC (2/3/16)
Assists: 4 - 2x, last vs. Maine (3/10/17)
Blocks: 2 - vs. Army (11/16/16)
Steals: 4 - vs. Post (12/12/16)

CAREER STATISTICS 

Season

GP/GS

Min.

FGM-A

%

3PT-A

%

FT-A

%

RB

Avg

A

TO

Blk

Stl

Pts

Avg

2013-14

23/0

197

10-29

.345

0-0

--

9-21

.429

30

1.3

0

16

3

6

29

1.3

2014-15

30/12

445

20-48

.417

0-0

--

10-24

.417

64

2.1

12

18

5

14

50

1.7

2015-16

23/19

377

8-25

.320

0-0

--

6-15

.400

60

2.6

6

13

1

8

22

1.0

2016-17

33/0

474

44-103

.427

0-1

.000

21-29

.724

84

2.5

20

30

5

32

109

3.3

Career

109/31

1,493

82-205

.400

0-1

.000

46-89

.517

238

2.2

38

77

14

60

210

1.9

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