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2007-08 Women's Basketball
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Amanda Pierce
Amanda Pierce

POS.G
HT.5-9
YR.Sr.
HOMETOWNAltoona, Pa.
PREVIOUS SCHOOLSt. Bonaventure

2007-08: Earned Atlantic Sun All-Academic Team honors ... Started 28 of the Eagles 31 games ... Averaged 28.0 minutes, 7.2 points and 3.5 rebounds ... Averaged 6.1 points in conference play ... Led the team in FT Pct (86.1%) ... Finished the season ranked seventh in 3-pt Pct and 11th in 3-pt FG made in the A-Sun Conference ... Scored five points on 2-of-3 shooting vs. No. 19 Florida St. (11/9/07) ... Registered six points in 26 min. vs. CCSU (11/23/07) ... Scored seven points and grabbed six rebounds vs. EKU (11/24/07) ... Scored 16 points vs. BGSU (11/30/07) ... Scored a career-high 17 points vs. GWU (12/1/07) ... Registered nine points and four boards at FAMU (12/17/07) ... Scored 11 points, grabbed five boards and dished out four assists vs. UTPA (12/20/07) ... Registered 12 points and five boards in a career-high 36 minutes vs. Memphis (12/21/07) ... Earned All-Tournament Team honors at the FGCU Holiday Classic (12/21/07) ... Scored nine points at JU (1/5/08) ... Scored 10 points and grabbed three boards at UNF (1/7/08) ... Tied her career-high with six assists vs. Kennesaw St. (1/19/08) ... Tied career-high with six rebounds vs. Mercer (1/21/08) ... Scored eight points and grabbed six boards at GWU (1/26/08) ... Grabbed five rebounds at Campbell (1/28/08) ... Pulled down a career-high nine rebounds at Belmont (2/2/08) ... Scored 12 points and grabbed five rebounds vs. Lipscomb (2/4/08) ... Registered 10 points and three steals vs. USC Upstate (2/9/08) ... Recorded five points and five rebounds at Mercer (2/18/08) ... Finished with six points, three rebounds and three steals vs. Jacksonville (2/28/08) ... Finished with six points, three rebounds and three assists vs. UNF on Senior Night (3/1/08) ... Finished with 14 points vs. NJIT in the first round of the Nat’l Independent Tourney (3/6/08) ... Chipped in with eight points and five rebounds vs. Chicago St. in the second round of the Nat’l Independent Tourney (3/7/08) ... Scored eight points and registered two steals vs. CSU Bakersfield in the championship of the Nat’l Independent Tourney (3/8/08) ... Finished with four points, six rebounds and three assists vs. USF in the 1st Rd. of the WNIT (3/21/08) ... Finished with five points, two rebounds and two steals at Florida in the 2nd Rd. of the WNIT (3/24/08)

2006-07: As a junior, Pierce saw action in 33 games, making 10 starts … Averaged 19.9 minutes, 4.8 points, 2.4 rebounds and shot 41.6% from behind the arc.

2005-06 (St. Bonaventure): As a sophomore, she saw action in 24 games, making six starts … Averaged 16.2 minutes, 2.1 points and 2.0 rebounds.

2004-05 (St. Bonaventure): As a Freshman, she saw action in all 28 games, earning 17 starts ... Averaged 5.3 points, 3.5 rebounds and 1.3 assists ... Led St. Bonaventure in scoring and rebounding twice ... She led all Bona players with a 82 percent free throw percentage ... Played a season-high 35 minutes at Saint Joseph's (1/7), tallying seven points and a team-high seven rebounds ... Scored in double figures twice, with a career-best 12 points coming against Navy (12/4) ... Enjoyed her best game of the season at Kent State (12/19), hitting on 5-9 shots from the field for 11 points, six rebounds, three assists and three steals ... Tallied nine points, four rebounds and two assists in her first career start against Colgate (11/20).

High School: Scored 1,094 career points and stands second on Altoona's all-time scoring list ... As a senior, averaged 16 points and six rebounds per game ... Led Altoona to the 2003-04 District 6 AAAA championship ... Was named to the All-State second team, the western Pennsylvania District 6 Player of the Year and the Altoona Mirror Player of the Year ... All-conference first team selection twice... Coached by Craig Long.

Personal: Resort and Hospitality Management major ... Daughter of Terry and Denise Pierce ... Has a younger sister, Audrey ... Born February 6, 1986 in the Philippines.

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