Outlook & Highlights
Transferred from Indiana University ... Fierce competitor and terrific three-point shooter ... Earned 2011-12 Roy & Gail Hummel Scholarship, awarded each year to women's basketball player with highest grade-point average ... Participated in WBCA's "So You Want To Be A Coach" program in conjunction with 2012 NCAA Women's Final Four in Denver, CO ... Scored in double figures on 18 occasions in career (14 times with Rockets) ... Made at least three triples in game on 15 occasions in career (12 times with Rockets).
As a Redshirt Senior (2011-12)
Academic All-MAC Team recipient ... Appeared in all 34 games, making 28 starts at guard ... Averaged 7.5 points, 4.1 rebounds, 2.6 assists and 0.7 steals in 28.7 minutes per game ... In MAC contests, tallied 8.4 ppg, 3.5 rpg, 2.6 apg and 0.6 spg ... Ranked ninth in MAC in three-point field-goal percentage (35.4%, 56-of-158) and tied for 10th in three-point field goals made (1.6) ... Earned team's "Whatever it Takes Award" and "Academic Award" ... Led Rockets in rebounding five times, assists on three occasions, steals four times, scoring on two occasions and blocks once ... Contributed 7.3 ppg, 4.5 rpg, 3.0 apg and 0.5 spg in 31.0 mpg in WNIT (March 16-24) ... Converted career-high 6-of-7 triples and finished with collegiate-best 24 points, six boards and three assists at Central Michigan (Feb. 15) ... Drained team-high three treys and posted 15 points, squad-best seven caroms and four helpers in 36 minutes vs. Syracuse in ‘Elite Eight' of WNIT (March 24) ... Tallied 9.0 ppg, 5.5 rpg and 1.5 apg in 33.5 mpg in MAC Tournament (March 8-9) ... Had 12 points and three caroms vs. Northern Illinois in MAC Tournament Quarterfinals (March 8) ... Drained game-high three treys and tallied 14 points with four caroms vs. Northern Illinois (Feb. 25) ... Contributed seven points, four caroms and two thefts in 31 minutes vs. Bowling Green (Feb. 11) ... Buried four treys and finished with 13 points, four dimes and three rebounds in 34 minutes at Kent State (Feb. 4) ... Totaled seven points, six caroms and game-high five helpers in 33 minutes vs. Akron (Feb. 1) ... Had 10 points, four boards and three dimes in 35 minutes at Buffalo (Jan. 28) ... Nailed five treys and finished with 15 points and collegiate-best eight assists vs. Miami (Jan. 25) ... Tallied 12 points, four boards and two helpers in 24 minutes off bench vs. Central Michigan (Jan. 8) ... Finished with 12 points, season-high seven caroms, five helpers and one blocked shot vs. nationally ranked Green Bay (Dec. 8) ... Registered 12 points, three boards and two thefts vs. Colorado State (Dec. 4) ... Had nine points, seven helpers and three boards in 34 minutes at Arkansas State (Nov. 27) ... Nailed five triples and posted 15 points, five rebounds and three helpers at Green Bay (Nov. 16).
As a Redshirt Junior (2010-11)
Appeared in 31 games off the bench ... Sat out six contests with foot injury (Nov. 30-Dec. 22) ... Averaged 3.9 points, 3.0 rebounds, 1.0 assists and 0.7 steals in 14.5 minutes per game ... In MAC contests, tallied 3.5 ppg, 2.6 rpg, 0.8 apg and 0.6 spg ... Tallied 7.0 points, 4.8 boards, 2.0 helpers and 0.5 thefts in 21.0 minutes per contest in WNIT (March 16-April 2) ... Knocked down team-high three treys and registered 10 points with collegiate-best eight rebounds in 26 minutes vs. USC in WNIT Championship Game (April 2) ... Had seven points, five caroms, one assist and one steal vs. Charlotte in WNIT Semifinals (March 30) ... Totaled nine points, six rebounds and career-high five assists in 23 minutes vs. Syracuse in WNIT Quarterfinals (March 27) ... Buried three triples and finished with 10 points vs. Alabama in third round of WNIT (March 22) ... Finished with four points, team-high four assists and four caroms vs. Delaware in first round of WNIT (March 16) ... Buried two treys and finished with eight points, four rebounds and one helper in 21 minutes vs. Central Michigan (March 2) ... Totaled six points, team-high three thefts, four boards and one blocked shot in 22 minutes at Northern Illinois (Feb. 26) ... Drained game-high three triples and totaled season-high 11 points, season-best four helpers, three thefts and two boards vs. Western Michigan (Feb. 16) ... Finished with four points, six boards and two helpers at Western Michigan (Jan. 8) ... Totaled six points, four boards, team-high three steals and three assists vs. Iona in championship game of Iona Thanksgiving Classic (Nov. 28) ... Finished with three points, four caroms, three helpers and two thefts in 22 minutes vs. UMBC in opening game of Iona Thanksgiving Classic (Nov. 27) ... Knocked down game-high three triples and totaled 10 points at Purdue in second round of Preseason WNIT (Nov. 15).
As a Junior (2009-10)
Sat out season as a transfer per NCAA rules.
As a Sophomore (2008-09 @ Indiana)
Appeared in 10 games, making two starts ... Averaged 1.2 points, 0.4 rebounds, 0.3 assists and 0.2 steals in 6.6 minutes per game ... Shot 23.8 percent (5-of-21) from the floor, including 7.7 percent (1-of-13) from three-point land, and 50.0 percent (1-of-2) from free-throw line ... Registered season-high six points in 19 minutes at Missouri (Nov. 25) ... Had two points, two boards and one assist at West Virginia (Dec. 13).
As a Freshman (2007-08 @ Indiana)
Appeared in 29 games, making seven starts ... Averaged 3.2 points, 1.3 rebounds, 0.6 assists and 0.3 steals in 10.7 minutes per game (2.9 ppg and 1.1 rpg in Big Ten play) ... Shot 33.7 percent (31-of-92) from the floor, including 35.0 percent (21-of-60) from three-point land, and 47.6 percent (10-of-21) from free-throw line ... Scored season-high 16 points on perfect 5-of-5 shooting from three-point land and four boards against nationally ranked Florida State (Nov. 30) ... Netted 15 points with four rebounds vs. Wisconsin (Jan. 31) ... Came off bench against Northwestern and contributed with 10 points, five boards and four steals in season-high 28 minutes (Feb. 7) ... Tallied four points, five rebounds, two blocked shots and one assist vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff (Nov. 13).
As a Senior - Averaged 13.3 points, 5.9 rebounds, 3.0 assists and 3.0 steals per game, earning first-team all-state recognition ... Also chosen first-team all-conference, all-city and all-area ... Named "Fab Five" selection by The Capital Times ... Led Crusaders in scoring, rebounding, assists, steals and blocked shots ... As a Junior - Averaged 11.1 points, 6.1 rebounds, 2.1 assists and 2.1 steals per game, garnering first-team all-state honors ... Helped Crusaders reach No. 1 state ranking in Division 2 for first time in school history ... Led squad to share of conference title ... Also chosen first-team all-conference, all-city and all-area ... Named "Fab Five" selection by The Capital Times ... Led Crusaders in scoring, rebounding, assists, steals and blocked shots ... Career - Starred for coach Lora Staveness at Madison Edgewood High School ... Totaled over 1,000 career points ... Four-time all-conference and all-city pick ... Earned all-area accolades on three occasions and was three-time "Fab Five" honoree ... Lettered four years in basketball and also competed in track and field, volleyball and soccer.
Born Haylie Mae Linn on September 25, 1988 ... Parents are Steve Linn and Lynne Kroll ... Graduated with degree in accounting in Fall 2010 ... Currently attending graduate school and working on master's degree in business administration..
Linn's Career Highs
Points: 24 at Central Michigan (2/15/12)
Rebounds: 8 (2 times, last vs. Eastern Michigan (3/9/12)
Assists: 8 vs. Miami (1/25/12)
Blocks: 2 (2 times, last at Eastern Michigan (2/21/12)
Steals: 4 vs. Northwestern (2/7/08)
Field Goals: 9 at Central Michigan (2/15/12)
Free Throws: 4 vs. Syracuse (3/24/12)
3-Point FGs: 6 at Central Michigan (2/15/12)
Minutes: 37 at Milwaukee (12/18/11)
Linn's Career Statistics