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Lindsay Smith
Lindsay  Smith


DeWitt, Iowa

High School:
Central DeWitt



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2011-12:Played in 26 games, starting two ... averaged 9.7 minutes per game ... earned first career start at Iowa (Jan. 12), playing 12 minutes and recording three rebounds ... started against Michigan State (Feb. 16), scoring four points in 20 minutes ... played in first career game at Milwaukee (Nov. 11) ... scored first career points at BYU (Nov. 23), going 2-for-3 from the floor ... netted a career-high six points at Colorado (Nov. 26), playing a career-high 22 minutes and shooting 2-for-2 beyond the arc ... averaged 1.8 points and 1.5 rebounds per game ... scored in 15 games ... pulled down a career-high six rebounds vs. Ohio State (Dec. 30) ... had a career-high two assists in six games ... averaged 0.7 assists per game ... had a career-high two steals vs. Penn State (Jan. 2) ... tallied her first career block at Ohio State (Feb. 6)

High School: Four-year member of the varsity basketball team at Central DeWitt High School for coach Mark Kurtz ... all-time leading scorer (1,457 points) ... also all-time leader in assists, steals and three pointers ... four-time All-State selection ... four-time All-Eastern Iowa award winner ... four-time first team All-District ... four-time first team All-Conference ... team was state semifinalist in 2011 ... won two conference championships and two district championships ... team captain three seasons ... McDonald's All-American nominee ... played in IBCA Elite All-star game ... played for Team Iowa club team ... team was 17U Iowa State champions ... named to Iowa State All-Tournament team ... two-time Windy City Classic All-Tournament team member ... four-time letterwinner for the varsity cross country team ... received honorable mention All-Conference ... served as team captain senior year ... four-time letterwinner for the track and field team ... nine time state qualifier ... five-time letterwinner in softball ... four-year starter ... four-time All-Conference ... second team All-State ... named first team All-District twice ... earned 17 varsity letters in high school ... two-time nominee for Quad City Times Athlete of the Year ... named to honor roll eight times ... member of National Honor Society ... Academic All-Conference selection for three sports

Personal: Parents are Mike and Sharon Smith ... has two brothers, Tyler (20) and AJ (16) ... major is special education

Season GP/GS Min. FG% 3PT% FT% RPG Ast Blk Stl PPG
2011-12 26/2 9.7 .345 .227 .571 1.5 17 1 9 1.8
Career 26/2 9.7 .345 .227 .571 1.5 17 1 9

Career Highs

Points: 6 at Colorado, 11-26-11
Field Goals: 2 (6x; MR vs. Michigan State, 2-16-12)
Field Goal Att: 7 vs. Penn State, 1-2-12
Field Goal %: .667 (2-3) at BYU, 11-12-11
3-pt FG: 2 at Colorado, 11-26-11
3-pt FG Att: 3 vs. Penn State, 1-2-12
3-pt FG%: 1.000 (2-2) at Colorado, 11-26-11
Free Throws: 2 (2x; MR vs. Nebraska, 1-12-12)
Free Throw Att: 2 (3x; MR at Iowa, 1-19-12)
Free Throw %: 1.000 (2x; MR (2-2) vs. Nebraska, 1-12-12)
Rebounds: 6 vs. Ohio State, 12-30-11
Assists: 2 (6x; MR at Indiana, 2-23-12)
Steals: 2 vs. Penn State, 1-2-12
Blocks: 1 at Ohio State, 2-6-12
Minutes: 22 at Colorado, 11-26-11

Why Wisconsin?

"I chose Wisconsin because its close to home so my family can come to games.
It's a good school, good basketball program and a great group of teammates."

Off the Court with Lindsay

Spot on campus: Kohl Center
Movie: The Memory Keeper's Daughter
TV Show: Law and Order SVU
Book: Anything Jodi Picoult
Athlete: Larry Fitzgerald

First started basketball (age/grade):3rd grade
Most memorable basketball game:Beating the defending state champs sophomore year of high school
My favorite thing about Wisconsin basketball is: My teammates
Before each game, I: Get a bag of skittles and eat only the red ones
Best UW road trip: Thanksgiving
Favorite thing to do off the court with my teammates is: Play Just Dance
If I could change one basketball rule, it would be: Hand checks would be allowed
What is the first basketball memory that you have? Going to the state tournament with my dad's team
This summer, I: Went to a Support the Troops Concert with Jacki
Who is ...the funniest player on the team? Tiera The best-dressed player? Morgan The sloppiest? Taylor
What would you be doing if you weren't playing collegiate basketball? Running collegiate track
The best thing about Madison is: The fresh market
Person(s) most admired/role models: my parents
I can't live without: My family
If you could be a cover of a magazine it would be? Eastbay
The best sporting event you ever attended was? Wisconsin vs. Ohio State football game
Greatest Invention of the last 100 years: GPS
Non-athletic talent I would like to have is:Playing the piano
Career goal: Coach multiple sports at the high school level and be a special education teacher
If I could have one superpower, it would be: Teleportation
What are you most thankful for? My family and friends, and the opportunity to play the sport I love
My favorite quote or motto is: "Don't suck all the water out your bottles" -Coach Bobbie Kelsey

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