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Megan Valicevic
Megan Valicevic

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
The Woodlands, Texas

High School:
The Woodlands

Height:
5-11

Position:
Guard/Forward

Birthdate:
03/05/1987

Experience:
1L


As a Senior (2008-09):
Started all 32 of Tulane's games... Finished third on team in scoring (9.2), rebounding (4.5) and steals (36) and fourth in assists (49)... Second on team in free throw percentage (.766)... Posted 15 games with double-figure scoring, including a season-high 21 points against Nicholls State (Dec. 17) as she connected on 8-of-11 from the field... Grabbed a season-high 10 rebounds at UAB on Jan. 29... Handed out a career-high five assists against Louisiana-Lafayette (Nov. 26)... Recorded multiple steals in 11 games, including a career-best four against Tulsa in the C-USA Tournament (Mar. 5)... Finished her career 33rd all-time at Tulane in points (685), 36th in field goals (232), 36th in field goal percentage (.423), 16th in three-pointers made (53), eighth in three-point percentage (.333), 23rd in free throws made (168), 14th in free throw percentage (.734), 29th in rebounding (383), 30th in steals (84), and eighth in games (122).

As a Junior (2007-08):
Started 15 games and appeared in all 30 games... Tulane went 11-4 when Valicevic was a starter... Connected at a .409 field goal percentage with 5.5 points per game... Third on the team in rebounding with 3.6 boards per game... Turned in seven games with double-figure scoring, three off which while coming off the bench... Recorded her first career double-double with a then career high 10 rebounds and tying her then career-high 14 points in Tulane's win against Winthrop (Nov. 18)... Scored 11 points on four-of-seven shooting in Tulane's win over Kansas State at the Cancun Caribbean Challenge (Nov. 21)... Added 10 points each in the following two games, vs Northern Illinois (Nov. 22) and Louisiana-Lafayette (Nov. 27)... Also struck for 10 points in Tulane's win over Houston (Feb. 16) and 12 in a win over SMU on Senior Day (Mar. 1)... Turned in her best scoring day on Feb 28 in a home win over Tulsa, with 20 points on five-of-nine shooting, with three three-pointers and eight rebounds. Also handed out a season-high tying three assists... Grabbed a season-high 11 rebounds in Tulane's win at Rhode Island (Dec. 5)... Made 22 consecutive free throws from Dec. 21 to Mar 1... Connected at .782 clip from the free throw line (.782), third on the team... Hit seven-of-seven from the free throw line in Tulane's win over Tulsa (Feb. 28)...

As a Sophomore (2006-07):
Appeared in all 33 games, starting three times (all Tulane victories)... Reached double-figure scoring in five games... Tied her career-high with 14 points on five-of-seven shooting to lead the Green Wave to a victory over Villanova in the FIU Thanksgiving Classic... Turned in a five-of-six shooting performance from the field in Tulane's win over Loyola for 11 points. Also added a season-high in steals with three... Matched her season high in steals with three against Lamar, at Houston and against Jackson State in the first round of the WNIT... Connected on five-of-six free throws en route to 10 points at UTEP on January 2... Connected on six of 11 attempts for 12 points with a career-high seven rebounds in Tulane's win at Memphis... Recorded 11 points in Tulane's win over Houston in the Conference USA quarterfinals on five-of-nine shooting... Turned in 10 games with multiple steals.

As a Freshman (2005-06):
Megan Valicevic appeared in all 27 games off the bench for Tulane... Scored a career-high 14 points in Tulane's win over Lehigh on five-of-seven shooting... Also tallied 13 points on five-of-seven from the field against UCF in the First Round of the C-USA Championship... Averaged 3.2 points per game, but 13.5 points per 40 minutes... Hit her first two career threes with a two-for-two performance against Samford... Blocked a shot at UCF and at Rice... Shot .483 for the season (29-of-60), including 7-of-16 (.438) from three-point range... Went a perfect four-for-four from the free throw line vs Lehigh.

Prep:
A two-time first-team all-district selection at The Woodlands High School... Selected to the all-county and all-regional teams as a senior... Also tabbed academic all-district... Selected for the Greater Houston Area Basketball Association (GHABBA) All-Star Game and the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches All-Star Game during her senior year... Hit the game-winning shot for coach Karen Heintz's Highlanders in the district championship game as a sophomore... The team advanced to the regional semifinals during her sophomore campaign... Played AAU ball with Houston Hoops... Also lettered in volleyball at TWHS... Named Rotary Student of the Year...Member of the National Honor Society and the Interact Club.

Personal:
Full name is Megan Lynn Valicevic... Born March 5, 1987 in Medina, Ohio... The daughter of David and Shirley Valicevic... Has one older brother, Matthew, who attended Texas Tech, Tulane's home for the fall semester of 2006-07 during the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina... Majoring in Digital Graphic Design... Enjoys drawing and painting... Member of the Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society.

Career Stats

2005-06 27-0 258-9.6 29-60 .483 7-16 .438 22-28 .786 17-21-38 1.4 16-1 7 14 2 3 87 3.2
2006-07 33-3 467-14.2 55-129 .426 8-32 .250 21-39 .538 42-50-92 2.8 53-1 18 20 1 28 139 4.2
2007-08 30-15 584-19.5 54-132 .409 14-35 .400 43-55 .782 43-66-109 3.6 51-0 23 24 3 17 165 5.5
2008-09 32-32 880-27.5 94-228 .412 24-76 .316 82-107 .766 47-97-144 4.5 69-1 49 57 2 36 294 9.2
TOTAL 122-50 2189-17.9 232-549 .423 53-159 .333 168-229 .734 149-234-383 3.1 189-3 97 115 8 84 685 5.6

Career Highs
Points: 21 - at Nicholls State, 12/17/08
Rebounds: 11 - at Rhode Island, 12/5/07
Field Goals: 8 - at Nicholls State, 12/17/08
Three-Pointers: 5 - at Nicholls State, 12/17/08
Free Throws: 7-7 - vs Tulsa, 2/28/08
Assists: 5 - Louisiana-Lafayette, 11/26/08
Steals: 4 - Tulsa, 3/5/09
Blocked Shots: 1 - Eight times
Minutes Played: 40 - Temple, 12/28/08

Career Games
Double-Doubles 1
Double-Figure Scoring 41