2011-12 Women's Basketball
Sarah Hansen
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Sarah Hansen
Sarah Hansen

POS.G
HT.5-10
YR.R-So.
HOMETOWNMcKean, Pa.
PREVIOUS SCHOOLGeneral McLane HS

Career Stats

As A Redshirt-Senior (2013-14)
Game-By-Game Stats
Named Preseason All-Conference Honoree…Voted as Preseason Atlantic Sun Player of the Year…Unanimous First Team All-Conference Award Winner…Named Atlantic Sun Player of the Year for the second-consecutive year…Earned a position on the Atlantic Sun All-Academic Team…named Atlantic Sun Women’s Basketball Scholar Athlete of the Year for the third year…earned a position on the Capital One Academic District Four First Team…again earned a spot on the DI-AAA Women’s Basketball Scholar-Athlete Team…named to the Atlantic Sun All-Tournament Team…FGCU’s NCAA Woman of the Year Nominee…Appeared in and started all 34 games for the Eagles…played an average of 30.3 minutes per game as a senior…averaged a team-high 13.6 points per game…pulled down 7.1 rebounds per game…set a single-game record with nine steals against Saint Francis University (Dec. 20)…shot .480 from the field and .341 from 3-point range…scored double-figure points 25 times with three games with over 20 points…pulled down double-digit rebounds on seven occasions….grabbed 10 rebounds against Bethune-Cookman (Nov. 11)…went 3-for-4 from 3-point range at Southern Miss. (Nov. 23)…went 8-for-13 from the free-throw line with 12 rebounds against Saint Francis (Dec. 20)…dished out seven assists against Virginia (Dec. 21)…scored a season-high 28 points on 10-of-14 shooting against Saint Joseph’s (Dec. 29)…pulled down a season-best 14 rebounds with 18 points in the A-Sun opener against Stetson (Jan. 4)…went 4-for-5 from the field and 7-for-9 from the free-throw line against ETSU (Jan. 9)…dished out six assists with 14 points at Kennesaw State (Jan. 16)…went 9-for-14 from the floor and 6-for-11 from beyond-the-arc for 26 points at USC Upstate (Feb. 8)…pulled down 10 rebounds against Mercer (Feb. 13) and followed with double-figure rebounds in three of the next four games…went 7-for-8 from the charity stripe against Northern Kentucky (March 1)…scored 13 points in the A-Sun Championship game against Stetson (March 16)…finished her career with seven points and nine rebounds in the NCAA Tournament game against no. 5 seed Oklahoma State. 

 

As A Redshirt-Junior (2012-13)
Game-By-Game Stats | Preseason A-Sun All-Conference Teams | CollegeSportsMadness.com Preseason A-Sun All-Conference Teams
Capital One Academic All-District 4 Teams | Capital One Academic All-America Teams | A-Sun Academic All-Conference Team | A-Sun All-Conference Teams | CollegeSportsMadness.com Postseason A-Sun All-Conference Teams | CollegeSportsMadness.com Postseason All-Mid Major Teams | Full Court Mid-Major All-American Teams | Div. I-AAA Scholar-Athlete Teams
Named to the CollegeSportsMadness.com Preseason Atlantic Sun All-Conference first team ... earned A-Sun Preseason All-Conference honors ... named to the Capital One Academic All-District 4 Women’s Basketball first team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) …  named to the 2013 Capital One Academic All-America women’s basketball second team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA), to become the first student-athlete in FGCU history and also the only basketball player, men’s or women’s, in the Atlantic Sun Conference to earn the distinction during the 2012-13 season ... named College Sports Madness A-Sun Player of the Year and earned a spot on the College Sports Madness All-Atlantic Sun first team ... named A-Sun Scholar-Athlete of the Year and earned a spot on the A-Sun Academic All-Conference team ... voted A-Sun Player of the Year by the conference’s head coaches and garnered a first team All-Atlantic Sun selection … earned Full Court Mid-Major All-American honorable mention honors … named to the Division I-AAA Athletics Directors Association (DI-AAA ADA) Women's Scholar-Athlete team … walked away with Player of the Year at the team’s end of the year banquet ... recorded 13 points, eight rebounds, four steals and three assists in just 17 minutes vs. Warner in the season-opener (Nov. 10) ... registered a double-double with 24 points and 11 rebounds vs. FIU (Nov. 14) ... earned her first Career A-Sun Player of the Week award after averaging 21.5 points, 8.5 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 1.5 steals in two contests (Nov. 20) ... scored 19 points and added six rebounds at Charlotte (Nov. 17) ... picked up a double-double with 11 points and 10 boards vs. DePaul in game one of the Paradise Jam (Nov. 22) ... played primary point guard vs. South Carolina at the Paradise Jam and finished with 18 points and six rebounds (Nov. 23) ... filled the stat sheet with 23 points, 12 rebounds and six assists in a win over Hampton in the final game of the Paradise Jam (Nov. 24) ... named to the Paradise Jam All-Tournament Team after averaging 17.3 points, 9.3 rebounds and 4.0 assists in FGCU’s three contests in the Virgin Islands ... became the sixth player in program history to register 1,000 career points when she scored a layup with 12:59 left in the first half in the Green and Blue’s 79-49 win over Maine (Dec. 1) ... finished with a game-high 20 points, eight rebounds and three steals vs. Maine (Dec. 1) ... tallied nine points and 11 rebounds at USF (Dec. 5) ... tallied 19 points to go with six rebounds and four assists at VT (Dec. 16) ... named College Sports Madness A-Sun Player of the Week (Dec. 17) ... registered 18 points, five rebounds, five assists and five steals at Richmond (Dec. 19) ... finished with 11 points, five rebounds and five assists vs. UCF (Dec. 22) ... finished with a game-high 30 points (7-of-12 shooting from the field, 2-of-4 from long distance and a perfect 14-of-14 from the charity stripe) to go with nine rebounds, three assists and three steals vs. LSU (Dec. 28) ... against LSU (Dec. 28) she registered the second 30-point performance in FGCU’s Division I history and the first since Feb. 12, 2009 (Adrianne McNally vs. Kennesaw St.) ... finished with 13 points, five rebounds, and three assists at KSU (Dec. 31) ... registered a double-double with 11 points and 10 rebounds at Mercer (Jan. 2) ... finished with a game-high 20 points to go with four boards, three assists and three steals ... registered a double-double with 19 points and 11 rebounds vs. UNF (Jan. 7) ... finished with 12 points and six rebounds at ETSU (Jan. 12) ... turned in 25 points on 9-of-17 shooting from the floor and 5-of-6 from the charity stripe at USC Upstate (Jan. 14) ... registered a double-double with 18 points and 15 rebounds and added six assists vs. NKU (Jan. 19) ... named College Sports Madness A-Sun Player of the Week (Jan. 21) ... finished with 11 points and nine rebounds vs. Lipscomb (Jan. 21) ... finished with 18 points and six steals in 23 minutes at JU (Feb. 2) ... recorded 11 points and five boards at UNF (Feb. 4) ... finished with 15 points and seven rebounds vs. Upstate (Feb. 9) ... scored a game-high 26 points and seven rebounds vs. ETSU (Feb. 11) ... scored 18 points in 18 minutes at Lipscomb (Feb. 16) ... named College Sports Madness A-Sun Player of the Week (Feb. 18) ... registered a double-double with 18 points and 13 rebounds at NKU (Feb. 18) … finished with a game-high 27 points and seven boards to go with career-highs in blocks (4) and steals (7) at Stetson (Feb. 23) ... named College Sports Madness A-Sun Player of the Week (Feb. 25) ... named A-Sun Player of the Week (Feb. 26) ... recorded 11 points vs. Mercer (Feb. 28) ... finished with 14 points and eight boards in just 21 minutes vs. KSU (Feb. 28) ... scored 12 points vs. Kennesaw State in the A-Sun Quarterfinals (Mar. 6) ... finished with 13 points and six boards vs. Stetson in the A-Sun Championship game (Mar. 9) ... named to the A-Sun All-Tournament Team (Mar. 9) ... registered a double-double with 12 points and 11 rebounds vs. Winthrop in the first round of the WNIT.

As A Redshirt-Sophomore (2011-12)
Game-By-Game Stats | Preseason A-Sun All-Conference Teams | CollegeSportsMadness.com Preseason A-Sun All-Conference Teams
Capital One Academic All-District 4 Teams | A-Sun All-Conference Teams | A-Sun Academic All-Conference Teams
Div. I-AAA Scholar-Athlete Teams
Recipient of the 2011-12 FGCU Most Outstanding Female Student-Athlete Award … earned Preseason All-Conference honors ... named to the CollegeSportsMadness.com Preseason Atlantic Sun All-Conference first team ... picked up a College Sports Madness All-Atlantic Sun Team first team selection ... named FGCU’s first unanimous first team All-Atlantic Sun selection and earned A-Sun Academic All-Conference honors ... named to the Capital One Academic All-District 4 Women’s Basketball first team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) … honored as the A-Sun’s Women’s Basketball Scholar-Athlete of the Year … earned Full Court Mid-Major All-American Honorable Mention accolades … named to the Division I-AAA Athletics Directors Association (DI-AAA ADA) Women's Scholar-Athlete Team and also earned DI-AAA ADA Women’s Basketball Scholar-Athlete of the Year to highlight the Scholar-Athlete Team … walked away with Co-Player of the Year at the team’s end of the year banquet ... earned A-Sun All-Academic and Conference Scholar honors ... appeared in all 32 games, making 31 starts ... averaged 28.0 minutes and finished the season ranked first on the team in field goal pct. (.524), rebounds (6.3 rpg) and scoring (14.3 ppg) for the second season in a row ... her .524 shooting percentage ranked second in the A-Sun and 18th in the nation ... led the team in rebounding and scoring 15 times … recorded double figure points 25 times and double figure rebounds six times … snagged five or more rebounds 20 times ... recorded a steal in 28 of 32 games, including two or more 18 times … recorded five double-doubles … recorded a double-double with 14 points and a career-high 13 rebounds at Seton Hall (Nov. 11) ... scored 11 points and snagged seven boards at FIU (Nov. 14) ... scored 20 points and 13 rebounds in 37 minutes and knocked down a clutch free-throw with 0.4 seconds left on the clock to lift the Green and Blue to a 59-58 victory over Michigan State (Nov. 19) ... named CollegeSportsMadness.com A-Sun Player of the Week (Nov. 22) ... scored 20 points vs. Richmond (Nov. 25) ... snagged 10 rebounds and dished five assists vs. ETSU (Dec. 3) ... recorded a double-double with 20 points and 10 rebounds at UCF (Dec. 8) ... scored a game-high 23 points vs. USC Upstate (Dec. 19) ... finished with six points, seven boards and a career-high six steals vs. Virginia Tech (Dec. 21) ... scored 15 points at Hawaii (Dec. 29) ... finished with 11 points vs. Alcorn St. (Dec. 30) ... finished with 15 points at Mercer (Jan. 2) ... tallied 17 points and eight boards at Kennesaw St. (Jan. 4) ... finished with 11 points and four boards vs. UNF (Jan. 7) ... finished with a game-high 21 points, including 10 in the final 4:24, at Belmont (Jan. 12) ... finished with nine points and nine rebounds at Stetson (Jan. 21) ... finished with 16 points and nine boards in 20 minutes of action vs. Mercer (Jan. 26) ... finished with 12 points, seven boards, five steals and three blocks vs. Kennesaw St. (Jan. 28) ... finished with 11 points, five rebounds, three assists and three blocks at UNF (Feb. 2) ... finished with 23 points, five assists, four rebounds and three blocks at Jacksonville (Feb. 4) ... finished with 10 points, nine boards and five assists vs. Lipscomb (Feb. 9) ... finished with a game-high 14 points and six boards vs. Belmont (Feb. 11) ... finished with 12 points, nine boards and three steals vs. Stetson (Feb. 18) ... scored a game-high 22 points on 10-of-11 shooting from the field and 2-of-2 from the charity stripe at Upstate (Feb. 23) ... recorded her fourth double-double of the season with 20 points and 12 rebounds at ETSU (Feb. 26) ... named College Sports Madness’ Atlantic Sun Women’s Basketball Player of the Week (Feb. 27) ... finished with 22 points, six rebounds and four blocks vs. ETSU in the quarterfinal round of the 2012 A-Sun Tournament (Feb. 29) ... scored a game-high 18 points and added seven rebounds vs. KSU in the semifinal round of the 2012 A-Sun Tournament (Mar. 2) ... knocked down a career-high four triples and finished with 16 points, three rebounds, three assists and three steals vs. Stetson in the championship game of the 2012 A-Sun Championship Game (Mar. 3) ... named the Tournament MVP of the 2012 Atlantic Sun Conference All-Tournament Team (Mar. 3) ... recorded a double-double with 15 points and 11 boards vs. St. Bonaventure in the first round of the Raleigh Region of the NCAA Tournament (Mar. 18).

As A Redshirt-Freshman (2010-11)
Game-By-Game Stats | A-Sun All-Conference Teams
Earned second team All-Atlantic Sun, A-Sun All-Freshmen team and A-Sun All-Academic honors ... earned A-Sun Conference Scholar honors ... appeared in and started all 32 games ... averaged 28.8 minutes and finished the season ranked first on the team in field goal pct. (.524), rebounds (5.8 rpg) and scoring (13.3 ppg) to become the first freshman in FGCU program history to lead the team in those categories ... her .524 shooting percentage led the A-Sun and ranked her t-36th in the nation ... led the team in rebounding 14 times and in scoring 10 times … recorded double figure points 23 times and double figure rebounds two times … snagged five or more rebounds 23 times ... recorded a steal in 25 of 32 games, including two or more 13 times … named A-Sun Newcomer of the Week on three occasions ... in her first career start she finished with nine points and five boards vs. Seton Hall (Nov. 12) ... scored eight points and snagged seven boards vs. Troy (Nov. 21) ... finished with a career-high 19 points and added five boards in the huge 73-65 win over ACC foe Virginia Tech at the Caribbean Challenge (Nov. 25) ... finished with 11 points, six rebounds, two steals and two assists vs. Montana in the final game of the Caribbean Challenge (Nov. 27) ... named MVP of the Caribbean Challenge after averaging 15.0 points and 5.5 rebounds and shooting a blazing 68.4 percent from the floor and 66.7 percent from long distance (Nov. 30) ... notched a career-high 24 points and added nine boards, four assists and four steals at UNF (Dec. 2) ... finished with a team-high 15 points, six rebounds and three assists at JU (Dec. 4) ... registered team-highs in points (16) and boards (6) at Troy (Dec. 12) ... scored 11 points and grabbed four boards vs. Indiana (Dec. 21) ... finished with 11 points and a game-high eight rebounds vs. Belmont (Jan. 3) ... recorded game-highs in points (16) and rebounds (8) vs. Lipscomb (Jan. 5) ... finished with 14 points and eight boards at ETSU (Jan. 8) ... scored seven points and grabbed a career-high 11 rebounds vs. Mercer (Jan. 17) ... scored 16 points at Stetson (Jan. 20) ... scored a game-high 17 points and pulled down eight boards at Lipscomb (Jan. 29) ... scored a game-high 18 points at Belmont (Jan. 31) ... scored 16 points and grabbed five boards vs. Upstate (Feb. 5) ... finished with 11 points and eight rebounds vs. ETSU (Feb. 7) ... finished with a game-high 20 points, five assists, four boards and three steals in 28 minutes at Mercer (Feb. 12) ... registered her first career double-double at Kennesaw State with a 11 points and 10 rebounds (Feb. 14) ... finished with 10 points, five rebounds and three assists vs. Campbell (Feb. 19) ... filled the stat sheet vs. Jacksonville with 15 points, six boards, four assists, three blocks and two steals ... finished with 13 points, six boards and four assists vs. UNF (Feb. 26) ... scored 14 points at Upstate (Feb. 28) ... scored 14 points vs. Seattle (Mar. 4) ... scored a career-high 27 points and grabbed seven rebounds vs. SIU Edwardsville (Mar. 6) ... named MVP of the Hilton Garden Inn FGCU Classic after averaging 17.0 points and 4.0 rebounds and shooting 63.6 percent from the field (Mar. 6) ... scored 10 points and grabbed six boards vs. Drexel in the 1st round of the WNIT (Mar. 18) ... scored 11 points vs. Florida in the 2nd round of the WNIT (Mar. 21).

As A Freshman (2009-10)
Utilized Redshirt ... earned A-Sun All-Academic honors.

High School
Three-year varsity starter ... finished her high school career with 1,299 points and a school record 984 career rebounds ... also broke General McLane’s single season rebounding record by grabbing 307 rebounds during her senior year ... she was a Times-News All-District 10 team selection, an All-Region first team selection, and a second-team All-State selection as a senior ... averaged 15 points, 11 rebounds, and 3.5 steals while shooting 42 percent from the field for the General McLane Lancers, who went 26-2 and won their second straight district title during her senior year.

Personal
Born May 21, 1991 ... daughter of John and Kathy Hansen ... has two brothers, Nathan and Daniel, and two sisters, Tori and Leah ... chemistry major.   

Career-Highs
Points:
30, vs. LSU (Dec. 28, 2012)
Rebounds:
15, vs. Northern Kentucky (Jan. 19, 2013)
Assists:
7, v. Virginia (Dec. 21, 2013)
Blocks:
4, 3x, last at Stetson (Feb. 23, 2013)
Steals:
9, v. Saint Francis (Dec. 20, 2013)
Field Goals:
12 vs. SIUE (Mar. 6, 2011)
FG Attempts:
19 vs. SIUE (Mar. 6, 2011)
Three-Pointers:
4 vs. Stetson (Mar. 3, 2012)
3-PT Attempts:
9, v. USC Upstate (Jan. 11, 2014)
Free Throws:
14, vs. LSU (Dec. 28, 2012)
FT Attempts
: 14, vs. LSU (Dec. 28, 2012)
Minutes:
43, v. Stetson (March 16, 2014)