The Golden Eagles' second-half rally came up short Tuesday night
Bell puts up career high, but not enough to overcome early deficit
Simmons, Morse scored double figures
Tip-off is slated for 6 p.m. CT
Plouffe and Simmons post double figures
Marquette Women's Basketball vs. Georgetown
* 2012-13 BIG EAST All-Academic Team
2013-2014: Tallied six points on 2-5 shooting in the season opener against Wake Forest (11/09)... Recorded 11 points shooting 3-6 from the field in a win at Vanderbilt (11/17)...Notched 13 points, shooting 6-6 from the stripe in 19 minutes of action in victory over Central Michigan (11/21)... Played a career high 33 minutes with scoring 11 points and dishing out assists in win over Milwaukee (12/18)...Grabbed a career high 8 rebounds in win vs. Villanova (12/31)... Tallied 10 points in 24 minutes of action during a loss at Creighton (1/25)... Notched a career-high 19 points and grabbed nine rebounds in a 91-85 loss at DePaul (1/29)... Scored seven points and grabbed six rebounds in win at Providence (2/11)... Achieved nine points and four assists in 75-54 win vs. Xavier (2/15)...Notched 12 points and eight rebounds in 80-74 victory over DePaul (2/18)...Scored six points in 90-86 OT loss at Seton Hall (2/22)... Scored six points in 56-53 win over Villnova (3/9)... Tallied seven points in 100-90 loss to DePaul in the semi-final round of the Big East Championship (3/10).
2012-2013:Recorded four points on 2-of-2 shooting in an overtime victory at South Dakota St. (11/28) ... Recorded a career-high three assists in a career high 25 minutes in a 55-46 loss against Green Bay (12/08)... Tallied six points and five rebounds in a 70-52 victory over Dartmouth (12/20)... Recorded six points and perfect 2-2 shooting from the field and line in a loss to Connecticut (1/12)... Scored eight points and added three rebounds in a 74-65 victory over Pittsburgh (1/19)... Notched seven points and grabbed four rebounds in a loss to Rutgers (1/30).
2011-12: Played in 31 games and made two starts ... Averaged 2.4 points and 1.5 rebounds per game ... Made first career start and dished out five assists against New Orleans (Nov. 29) ... Scored a career-high 11 points on 4-of-5 shooting from the floor in 18 minutes of action vs. Michigan (Nov. 26)â?^at the Paradise Jam ... Played 11 minutes as the backup point guard in collegiate debut against Mississippi Valley State (Nov. 12).
Prior to Marquette- Member of the U20 Romanian National Team ... Averaged 11.2 points, 5.0 rebounds and 1.0 assists in the 2011 U20 European Championship ... Named the most valuable player at the 2010 FIBA U-18 Division B Championships after averaging 17.6 points, 5.0 rebounds and 2.0 steals per game...Averaged 13.5 points in 24.4 minutes per game while playing for her club team, Olimpia (Romania) in 2010-11.
Personal - Daughter of Adelina and Critian Bigica ... Has one brother, Cosmin ... Double majoring in international business and supply chain management.