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Shannon Malone
Shannon  Malone


Flower Mound, Texas

High School:



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Shannon Malone Photo Gallery | 2012-13 Game-by-Game Stats | 2013-14 Game-by_Game Stats

Of Note: First Badger signed from the state of Texas, although she was born in Green Bay, Wis. ... moved to Ohio when she was one and Texas when she was seven

2014-15: Has only played in one game due to knee injury ... pulled down one rebound and dished out one assist in three minutes of play at Michigan State (Jan. 25)

2013-14: Played in nine games, averaging 2.9 minutes per game .... averaged 0.4 points and 0.3 rebounds per game ... played a season-high seven minutes vs. UIC (Dec. 21), hitting 2-of-2 from the line ... had one rebound at Illinois (Jan. 3) ... recorded one rebound and one assist at Washington (Dec. 13) ... pulled down one rebound in five minutes of play against Milwaukee (Nov. 14) ... netted first field goal of season against Drake (Nov. 10), scoring two points

Played in 22 games, averaging 4.8 minutes per game ... played a career-high 18 minutes against Florida Atlantic (Dec. 11) ... picked up a career-high four points and six rebounds against the Lady Owls ... went 2-for-2 from the line vs. FAU ... also scored a career-high four points at Gonzaga (Nov. 16) ... averaged 0.5 points and 0.7 rebounds per game

High School: 2012 McDonald's All-American Nominee ... ranked as the 57th forward nationally by Hoop Gurlz ... first-team all-district selection as a junior, she averaged 14 points and eight rebounds per game at Marcus High School for Coach Fred Jones ... served team captain as a junior and was also an all-region honoree ... also played with Cy-Fair AAU Club, which were an AAU National finalist and Nike National contender

Personal: Parents are John and Fredella Malone ... has one sister Monique (24)... both parents and sister attended Big Ten universities--father graduated from Purdue, mother graduated from Illinois and sister graduated from Ohio State ... nicknames are Shann and Tex ... born March 25 ... major is journalism/public relations


Career Highs

Points: 4 (2x), MR vs. Florida Atlantic, 12-10-12
Field Goals: 2 at Gonzaga, 11-16-12
Field Goal Att: 2 (5x), MR vs. Drake, 11-10-13
Field Goal %: 1.000 (2-2) vs. Gonzaga, 11-16-12
3-pt FG: --
3-pt FG Att: --
3-pt FG%: --
Free Throws: 2 (2x), MR vs. UIC, 12-21-13
Free Throw Att: 2 (4x), MR vs. UIC, 12-21-13
Free Throw %: 1.000 (2-2) 2x; MR vs. UIC, 12-21-13
Rebounds: 6 vs. Florida Atlantic, 12-10-12
Assists: 1 (3x), MR at Washington, 12-13-13
Steals: --
Blocks: 1 (2x), MR vs. Florida Atlantic, 12-10-12
Minutes: 18 vs. Florida Atlantic, 12-10-12

Why Wisconsin?

"I chose Wisconsin because I loved the energy on campus, we take so much pride in being Badgers!"

Off the Court with Shannon

Favorites - Spot on campus: the Terrace; Movie: Remember the Titans; TV Show: Friends; Book: Friday Night Lights; Athlete: Serena Williams; Basketball Player: Stephen Curry; Sports team: Dallas Mavericks

First started basketball: 5th grade
Most memorable basketball game: My dad was out of town for a business trip in 6th grade and he surprised me at my game before it started and I cried…shocker
My favorite thing about Wisconsin basketball is: being apart of a family
Before each game, I: pray and listen to music
One word that describes the team: Goofy
One word that describes me: Driven
My teammates say I am: Caring
Favorite thing to do off the court with my teammates is: EAT
Most memorable basketball achievement: AAU Nike National Championship
What is your earliest basketball memory? My best friend forcing me to come to her basketball practice with her in 5th grade
Favorite place to play (besides the Kohl Center): my old high school gym
If I could change one basketball rule, it would be: to go back to halves instead of quarters
This summer, I: worked out with the team and interned in the coolest athletic communications office around!
Is there something significant about your uniform number? They misprinted my #10 jersey so I had to wear #00, I liked it because it was different!
Team goal for the season: to finish in the top half of the Big Ten
Individual goal for the season: to be the best teammate I can be
The best thing about Madison is: the food, and there’s always something fun going on!
Fantasy job/career: Director of Communication for an NBA team
Person(s) most admired/role models: my family!
The most fun place you have traveled to with the team is: the Bahamas
What are you most looking forward to this season? California & winning games
Was the dress blue and black or white and gold? White and gold for sure
What is your favorite Coach Bobbie quote? “My grandma can do that in her church shoes!”
I can’t live without: my Bible
My secret addiction is: Captain Crunch Berries
Weird thing about me that almost no one knows: I’m a germaphobe
The best sporting event I ever attended was? Mavs playoff games when they won the championship in 2011
You won’t catch me eating: mayonnaise or beets
Greatest Invention of the last 100 years: Skype/FaceTime
If I could live any place in the world it would be: Bora Bora
Non-athletic talent I would like to have is: singing/dancing
If I could meet three people from throughout history they would be: my great grandparents & Nelson Mandela
If I had a million dollars: buy a house and take care of my family
My bucket list includes:  skydiving, run a half marathon & go to the Olympics
Career goal: Communications on the professional sports level
Most famous person I’ve ever met: Jason Kidd
My favorite quote or motto is: “Love God. Love people.”
The best advice I have ever gotten is: “Whatever you do, do it whole-heartedly!”
My worst habit is: Napping when I shouldn’t be
If you could play a college sport besides basketball, what would it be? Run track
Which professional athlete can your game be compared to? Tim Duncan because I love hook shots

What do you love most about being a Badger?

"I love being apart of a family and being surrounded by people who care about you."

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