Trio of Gophers scored double digits in the Gophers 78-50 win over the Illini.
• Freshman Season:
Played in all 31 games and started 14, including the last 10 in a row • averaged 3.1 points and 1.2 assists in 12.9 minutes per game • scored 15 points in her collegiate debut vs. Harvard (11/12) • tallied 11 points against Seton Hall (11/20) and 10 at Maryland (2/26) • made two straight turnover-free starts against Michigan State (1/30) and at Nebraska (2/4) • scored seven second-half points in the win against Northwestern (2/13) • received the Gophers’ Hustle Award.
A 2016 graduate of Mary Louis Academy • named to the 2016 ALL-USA New York Girls Basketball Second Team • averaged 18 points, six rebounds, five assists and three steals per game as a senior • 2015 Tablet Girls Division I Second Team selection • averaged 16 points, six rebounds, four assists and three steals per game as a junior • earned All-Borough (Queens) Honorable Mention as a freshman playing at Bayside • coached by JoAnn Arbitello • played AAU for Positive Direction.
Born August 5, 1998 • daughter of Al and Cynthia Brunson • has a brother named Malcolm • interested in majoring in psychology and sports management.
Whalen Inducted into M Club Hall of Fame
The week after winning her fourth WNBA title, the former Gophers guard was honored by her alma mater.
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The Golden Gophers senior from Australia likes what she sees in practice so far this fall.
Lynx Clinch WNBA Title at Williams
Golden Gophers alumna Lindsay Whalen and the hometown team won Game 5 in Minneapolis.