Women's Basketball


Brittany Carter
Brittany Carter
20

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
St. Louis, Mo.

High School:
Incarnate Word Academy

Last College:
Ball State

Height:
6-0

Position:
Guard

Prior to Illinois
2013-14 - Junior: Scored 19 points in Ball State's season opener at No. 18 Purdue (Nov. 10), while also holding Courtney Moses scoreless . . . Carter led the team in scoring with a 17-point performance at home against Pittsburgh (Nov. 14) . . . Posted a then career-high 22 points against Northern Illinois (March 5) which marked the 43rd game in her career she has scored in double figures . . . Has surpassed the 900 point mark for her career with 928 points . . . Scored a career-high 23 points in the MAC Tournament championship game versus Akron (March 15), while also tying Ball State's three-point record in a game at the tourney with six (March 15) . . . Posted a game-high 17-point performance in the first round of the Women's National Invitation Tournament at Northwestern (March 20).

2012-13 - Sophomore: Named Mid-American Conference Player of the Week (March 4) . . . Scored a season-high 18 points in a win against Western Michigan (March 3) . . . Tallied 17 points versus Northern Illinois (Feb. 23) and chipped in 15 points at Central Michigan (Feb. 28) . . . Pulled down a season high eight rebounds on two occasions against Western Michigan (March 3) and Eastern Michigan (Feb. 20) . . . Shot a season best .625 (5-of- 8) from the field against NIU (Feb. 23) . . . Led the team in scoring with 18 points in the MAC Tournament semifinals versus Akron (March 15) . . . Started all 29 games . . . Third-leading scorer on the team (9.8 ppg) and second in steals (67) ... Had back-to-back double digit scoring games to help Ball State beat Minnesota (March 22) and Northern Iowa (March 24) to advance to the final 16 of the WNIT.

2011-12 - Freshman: Started in all 30 games as a true freshman . . . Accomplished a career-best 20-points in a victory over Stetson off of 7-of-10 shooting from the field . . . Scored in double figures 13 times with a Mid-American Conference high 18-points at Toledo . . . Pulled down a season best eight rebounds at home versus Akron . . . Dished out a personal best seven assists against Marshall . . . Led the team in scoring with 8.8 points and had the most three pointers with 49.

High School
Four year letter-winner at Incarnate Word Academy under the direction of head coach Dan Rolfes ... Led the Red Knights to consecutive Missouri state championships in 2010 and 2011 ... As a senior, averaged 10.9 points, 3.5 rebounds, 2.1 assists, 2.8 steals, and had 26 blocks ... Also led the team with 38 three-pointers ... Was named All-City, All-Metro and All-State ... Received MVP honors on the Show-Me State Super Seven team ... Was also named to the All-Tournament team at the state championship tournament ... Incarnate Word finished with a record of 27-4 during her senior season ... As a junior, she received All-Conference honors as the team went 30-1 on the way to the state title.

Personal
Born on July 22, 1993 ... Parents are John and Michele Carter ... Is one of six children with two sisters, Brooke and Bridget, and three brothers, Brandon, Bret and Bryan ... Currently pursuing a master's degree in recreation, sport and tourism ... Earned her bachelor's degree in business management from Ball State in three years.

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