UCSD W Basketball BIO
20 Hillary Hansen

AS A SENIOR IN 2006-07: Started and played 37 minutes at Northwest Nazarene on November 18... scored a career-high 24 points while pulling down 11 rebounds and dishing out four assists in the 86-82 win at Northwest Nazarene... scored 10 points and grabbed 10 reobunds while handing out three assists in the 79-69 loss at home to Chico State on December 1... added 17 points and grabbed seven rebounds while dropping four assists and making two steals in the 97-57 win at home over Cal State Stanisluas on December 2... scored 10 points and grabbed five boards in the 57-50 win over CSU Dominguez Hills in Carson, Calif., on December 16... scored a team-high 18 points while grabbing nine boards and dishing out three assists in the 70-60 loss to No. 24 Seattle Pacific... added 20 points, seven rebounds three assists and two steals in the 83-64 victory over No. 14 Western Washington... named to the WWU Great Western Shootout All-Tournament teams after averaging 19.0 points and 8.0 rebounds in the two games... scored 16 points to go along with seven rebounds and six assists in the 87-51 victory over Western New Mexico... scored 12 points and grabbed seven boards to go along with two assists and three steals in the 76-71 victory over No. 10 West Texas A&M on December 30... scored 16 points and pulled down six boards in the 77-65 victory at Humboldt State on January 4... added 16 points and eight rebounds in the 76-70 overtime win at Sonoma State on January 6... notched a 10-point, 11-rebounds double-double in the win at CSULA on January 12... finished with 21 points, seven boards and four assists in the 72-61 win at CSU Bakersfield on January 13... poured in 20 points and grabbed nine rebounds in the 78-54 win at home over Cal Poly Pomona on January 20... had 11 points and eight rebounds in the 91-71 win at San Francisco State on January 26.

AS A JUNIOR IN 2005-06: Started all 28 games for UCSD and earned Second Team All-CCAA honors... fell just short of a triple-double in the season opener against Alaska Fairbanks on November 16, finishing with eight points, nine assists, and 10 rebounds in a season-high 37 minutes of action... scored a double-double on November 30 against Alaska Fairbanks with 10 points and 10 rebounds... dished out a season-high seven assists while also grabbing six rebounds and scoring 12 points as UCSD upset Cal State Bakersfield in overtime on December 2... scored in double-digits for nine straight games... set a new career high with 20 points on 8-for-13 shooting from the field at Cal State San Bernardino on January 11... tied her season-high with 10 rebounds during a Triton victory over Cal State Dominguez Hills on January 20... nearly had double-doubles in back-to-back games with 12 points and nine rebounds against Sonoma State on January 27 and 14 points and nine rebounds against San Francisco State on January 28... set a new career-high for rebounds with 13 in the win over CSU Monterey Bay at home on February 17... scored a career-high 21 points at home against SFSU on March 3... named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District 8 first-team for her performance on the court while maintaining a 3.87 GPA in the classroom.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2004-05: Played in all 27 games for the Tritons, starting 26 of those contests... was third on the team in scoring average, posting 9.6 points per game to go along with 6.3 rebounds and 1.7 assists per night... set new career-highs in scoring on three occasions in 04-05, the first time coming at Humboldt State where she poured in 14 points to go along with 10 rebounds in the 70-63 win in Arcata... improved on that number by scoring 16 points while grabbing a career-high 12 rebounds in the 71-56 win at home over San Francisco State on January 29... scored 18 points while pulling down 10 boards in the 80-77 upset victory over Chico State at home on February 11... also scored 18 points in the wins at home over Cal Poly Pomona and on the road at San Francisco State.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2003-04: Played in 26 games as a rookie, starting five of those contests... scored in double-digits twice on the season, notching a career-high 13 points against UC Davis and adding 10 points on the road at GCU... earned the team’s Most Improved Player and Best Defensive Player Awards.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2003 graduate of Notre Dame High School in Belmont, Calif... played basketball for coach Keith Nalcovich... also lettered in volleyball... helped team to CCS Semifinals in each of her four years... earned All-San Mateo League honors in 2002-03... earned All-WCAL second team honors in basketball and first team honors in volleyball... was member of the National Honor Society, California Scholarship Federation, a volunteer at the Ralston Village Alzheimer’s Home and at the Redwood Empire Food Bank.

PERSONAL: Born July 19, 1985 in Daly City, Calif... parents are Robert E. Hansen and Diane M. Pooler... has one younger sister named Samantha... is a Political Science major at Marshall College... enjoys reading, writing, hiking and skiing in her spare time.

Position: Forward
Height: 6'0"
Year: Senior
City/State: Pacifica, CA
High School: Notre Dame HS
Experience: 2 Letters
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