Nicole Mastey
Nicole Mastey


Becker, Minn.

High School:
Becker HS



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Ten Gophers Earn Academic All-Big Ten Honors

The 10 honors were the most of any Big Ten women's basketball team.


Gophers Earn 67 Winter Academic All-Big Ten Spots

Minnesota student-athletes well represented on Winter Academic All-Big Ten Teams


Minnesota Women's Basketball Wins WBI Championship

Buford named MVP, Banham to the All-Tournament Team.


Strong First Half Leads Gophers Past Bradley in WBI Quarterfinals

Buford leads the Gophers with 16 points.


Banham, Buford Earn Top Women's Basketball Honors

The women's basketball team honored numerous players at its annual awards banquet.


Get to Know Nicole

Get to Know Gopher Basketball Player Nicole Mastey.


WBI Championship

Minnesota defeats Northern Iowa to win the Women's Basketball Invitational


Women Basketball hosts Illinois on Senior Night

Gophers win 60-53

Nicole Mastey's Career Stats Get Acrobat Reader

2011-12 • Senior Season: Saw action in 12 games for the Golden Gophers • earned a spot on the Academic All-Big Ten Team • finished her senior campaign with career-highs in points (5), rebounds (8), field goals (1), field goal attempts (3), field goal percentage (.333), free throws made (3), free throw attempts (4) and free throw percentage (.750) • made her first career field goal and matched her career-high with two points vs. Northern Iowa in the WBI Championship (3/25) • posted career-highs with two points and two rebounds vs. Bradley in the WBI quarterfinals (3/18) • pulled down one rebound in her postseason debut vs. Charleston Southern in the WBI first round (3/16) • had an offensive rebound vs. Wisconsin in the Big Ten Tournament (3/1) • played two minutes vs. Indiana (1/2) • had a rebound vs. NJIT (12/23) • played three minutes vs. Alcorn State (12/11) • pulled down a rebound vs. Harvard in the Best Buy Classic (12/10) • scored the first point of her collegiate career with a 1-for-1 performance at the free throw line vs. Air Force (12/7) • grabbed one rebound vs. North Dakota State in the Subway Classic Championship Game (11/20) • had a rebound in the Gophers' win over Binghamton (11/19)

2010-11 • Junior Season: Played in three games for the Gophers • averaged 0.5 rebounds in 2.6 minutes per game • grabbed a rebound at #2/3 Baylor (12/5) • dished out one assist against Dayton (11/21) • recorded one rebound against Northern Illinois (11/13).

2009-10 • Sophomore Season: Played in four games in her sophomore season • averaged 1.0 rebounds a game • grabbed one rebound in the season opener against Lamar and another in every game she played • Academic All-Big Ten honoree • earned second varsity letter.

2008-09 • Freshman Season: Played in 10 games, averaging 3.1 minutes a game, in her rookie season with the Golden Gophers • did not score or attempt a shot • saw her first NCAA Tournament action in the loss to Texas A&M • played six minutes in the win at Santa Clara in her first collegiate experience and tallied an assist and a steal • varsity letterwinner.

High School: A 2008 graduate of Becker High School • high school coach was Justin Hegna • helped Becker to the Minnesota 3A state title and a 31-1 overall record in 2007 • contributed two points and three rebounds in the title game, a 41-39 win over DeLaSalle • team finished 2007-08 with a 22-7 mark, advancing to the sectional final • a three-year starter for the Bulldogs • a two-time All-Mississippi Eight League Honorable Mention selection • earned three varsity letters in basketball and volleyball • played AAU ball for the Minnesota Stars coached by Tim Hested.

Personal: Born June 6, 1990 • majoring in recreation, park and leisure studies • daughter of Tim and Christie Mastey • twin sister Brianna is also a freshman on the Gopher roster • Brianna is the older twin by a single minute • has a younger brother Brandon • enjoys reading and the outdoors.


Banham Breaks Minnesota Scoring Record


The senior guard scored 29 points in the Gophers' 81-79 overtime loss to Auburn.

Three Gophers Score 20 in Win over Hatters


Minnesota edged out Stetson 72-69 in its first game at the San Juan Shootout.

Preview: Gophers at the San Juan Shootout


Minnesota is set to take on Stetson and Auburn this Thanksgiving weekend in Puerto Rico.

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