Plouffe leads all scorers with 26 points in exhibition
Four Golden Eagles record double figures
No. 10 Golden Eagles will play No. 7 DePaul Saturday
MU sits at 15-14 heading to BIG EAST tournament
BIG EAST Network will feature broadcast at 5 CT
Marquette women's basketball players Katie Young and Katherine Plouffe, and coach Terri Mitchell talk about how their team chemistry is paving the way for early season success in 2013-14.
Marquette senior Katie Young hits her teammates with the tough questions at the 2013 women's basketball media day session on Oct. 30 at the Al McGuire Center.
Women's basketball seniors Katherine Plouffe and Katie Young introduce Marquette's new-look uniforms from Nike for the 2013-14 season.
As part of their annual celebration of Briggs Al's Run, Marquette's men's and women's basketball teams enjoyed a morning as part of the Children's Champion Club Breakfast.
Marquette Women's Basketball vs. Georgetown
2012-13: Recorded 10 assists in a win over Butler (11/10)... Scored a career-high 18 points while shooting 3-3 from beyond-the-arc in a 76-72 loss to Georgia Tech (11/18)... Recorded her first double-double of the season notching 10 points and 12 rebounds in a 67-46 win over Marshall (11/23)... Recorded five points and was 3-of-4 from the free throw line in an overtime victory at South Dakota St. (11/28/12) ... Notched eight points and four rebounds in a 55-46 loss to Green Bay (12/08) ... Scored 11 points and was 2-5 from beyond the arc in a loss to Toledo (12/15)... Notched 13 points in a victory over Navy (12/19)... Grabbed eight rebounds in a 70-52 victory over Dartmouth (12/20)... Chipped in eight points and ten rebounds in a 77-61 victory over Loyola Chicago (12/29)... Scored six points, gathered 6 rebounds, and shot 3-7 from the field in a 74-65 victory of Pittsburgh (1/19)... Tallied a double-double in scoring 17 points and grabbing ten rebounds coming of the bench in a loss against No. 13 Louisville (1/22)...Added six points and 5 boards, making two shots on four attempts, including a half-time buzzer-beater in a winning effort over Cincinnati (3/4)... Totaled 11 points while grabbing seven rebounds in a win over Pittsburgh, 66-43 (3/8)... Scored 14 points while shooting 4-of-7 from the field in a loss to DePaul (3/9).
2011-12: Averaged 6.9 points and 3.5 rebounds per game .. Led Marquette to a 54-51 victory over Cincinnati (March 2) in the first round of the BIG EAST Championship with a game-high 17 points ... Scored 13 points and grabbed seven rebounds at Syracuse (Feb. 18) ... Made first career start at West Virginia (Jan. 28) ... Scored 16 points in 19 minutes at St. John's (Jan. 15) as MU earned its first BIG EAST road win of the season ... Hit a game-winning 40-foot 3-pointer at the buzzer to beat Villanova (Jan. 10), 51-50 ... That game winner vs. Villanova was SportsCenter's No. 1 play of the day on Tuesday, Jan. 10 ... Recorded a career-high 18 points on 6-of-9 shooting from the floor, including five 3-pointers, in first BIG EAST win over Seton Hall (Jan. 7) ... Netted 11 points and five rebounds in win at Toledo (Dec. 31) ... Scored seven points in 20 minutes of action against Iona (Dec. 10) ... Returned from ACL injury to make season debut against New Orleans (Nov. 29) by scoring four points and grabbing three rebounds.
Prep: An all-state selection in 2009-10 after averaging 24 points and nine rebounds per game her senior season ... Was a two time All-Southeast Conference First Team selection (2008-09, 2009-10) ... Named to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's All-Area Team following her junior season when she averaged 14.6 points, 6.8 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game ... Helped Bradford to a pair of regional titles in 2008-09 and 2009-10.
Personal: Daughter of Francilla and Eddie ... Has two siblings ... Majoring in broadcasting.