Mountain West Women's Basketball Weekly Release - December 11, 2012

Dec. 11, 2012

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It is a lighter schedule of games this week as the nine Mountain West programs work through Finals Week.

    • Quick Hits ... Air Force senior Dymond James registered her 500th career rebound at North Dakota on Dec. 4, while senior Katie Hilbig grabbed a career-high 15 rebounds at Denver on Dec. 8 ... Boise State junior Diana Lee picked up the second double-double of her BSU career with 11 points and 10 assists. She is just the third Bronco to have multiple games with double-digit assists ... Colorado State senior Meghan Heimstra recorded her 100th career block on Dec. 1 at Bowling Green ... Fresno State is tied for 6th in the country with a 17-game win streak at the Save Mart Center. Senior Rosie Moult returned to action on Dec. 8, scoring a season-high 16 points ... Nevada has an early start on Dec. 12 as the Wolf Pack hosts "When I Grow Up", a partnership with local schools, and Cal State Los Angeles at 11:30 a.m. ... New Mexico set a season-high in attendance on Dec. 8 against Arizona when 7,928 fans participated in `Pack The Pit' ... San Diego State is 4-0 on the season when senior Courtney Clements scores 25 or more points in a game, including her season-high 28 at San Diego on Dec. 8 ... UNLV is off until Dec. 19 when the Lady Rebels host the three-day World Vision Classic (Old Dominion, Notre Dame, Kansas State, Texas A&M and Alabama A&M) ... Wyoming (7-1) is one of 45 teams remaining with zero or one loss this season.

    • An International Flavor ... Mountain West women's basketball rosters feature 14 international student-athletes in 2012-13. Five hail from Australia, two from Canada, and one each from Latvia, Belgium, Gabon, Guadeloupe, Germany, Senegal and Serbia.

    Diana Lee, BSU - North Vancouver, B.C., Canada
    Lexie Der, BSU - Burnaby, B.C., Canada
    Rosalie Cutri, BSU - Waterloo Corner, S. Australia
    Laura Pelse, BSU - Liepaja, Latvia
    Hanne Mestdagh, CSU - Ieper, Belgium
    Bree Farley, FS - Kadina, S. Australia
    Alex Sheedy, FS - Moe, Australia
    Jacinta Vandenberg, FS - Melbourne, Australia
    Rosie Moult, FS - Olinda, Victoria, Australia
    Mimi Mungedi, NEV - Libreville, Gabon
    Rejane Verin, UNLV - Les Abymes, Guadeloupe
    Friederike Moderegger, UNLV - Essen, Germany
    Fatima Thiam, WYO - Dakar, Senegal
    Mina Geric, WYO - Belgrade, Serbia

    • Durbin named Senior CLASS Award Top 30 Candidate ... New Mexico senior Caroline Durbin has been named a candidate for the Senior CLASS award, one of 30 selected. The award is an acronym for Celebrating Loyalty and Achievement for Staying in School. It focuses on the total student-athlete experience and encourages students to use their platform in athletics to make a positive impact as leaders in their communities.

This Week In Mountain West Women's Basketball
Game Time TV/Webcast
DECEMBER 12 (WEDNESDAY)
Cal State Los Angeles at NEVADA 11:30 a.m. PT NevadaWolfPack.com
DECEMBER 13 (THURSDAY)
CSU Bakersfield at AIR FORCE 7 p.m. MT GoAirForceFalcons.com
DECEMBER 14 (FRIDAY)
FRESNO STATE at Portland 5:15 p.m. PT
Weber State at WYOMING 7 p.m. MT GoWYO.com
DECEMBER 16 (SUNDAY)
WYOMING at Bowling Green 1 p.m. ET
FRESNO STATE at Oregon 1 p.m. PT
Portland at BOISE STATE 2 p.m. MT BroncoSports.com
CSU Bakersfield at COLORADO STATE 2 p.m. MT CSURams.com
SAN DIEGO STATE at Cal Poly 2 p.m. PT
DECEMBER 18 (TUESDAY)
NEW MEXICO at New Mexico State 6:30 p.m. MT ESPN3
WYOMING at Ball State 7 p.m. ET
Legend
* = Mountain West game
Live stats available for most games.