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22 Andola Dortch
Andola Dortch 468510

Outlook & Highlights
Three-time All-MAC (third team in 2013-14; first team in 2012-13; second team in 2011-12) ... Finalist for 2014 Nancy Lieberman Award, recognizing top point guard in NCAA Division I college basketball ... Participated at 2014 Pro Hoops Combine in Nashville in conjunction with Women’s NCAA Final Four (Invitation only event that provided opportunity to be seen by WNBA coaches and staff members) ... Two-time Preseason All-MAC West Division Team selection (2013-14; 2012-13) ... Two-time MAC Defensive Player of the Year (2012-13; 2011-12) ... First Rocket to garner league’s top defensive player award in school history ... Battled through two torn ACL injuries since arriving on campus ... Three-time MAC West Division Player of the Week (twice in 2012-13, once in 2011-12) ... Scored in double figures on 76 occasions (23 times in 2013-14, 17 in 2012-13, 27 in 2011-12, nine in 2010-11), including two double-doubles (once in 2013-14, one in 2010-11) ... Tallied at least 20 points on eight occasions (once in 2013-14, twice in 2012-13, five in 2011-12) ... Dished out at least six assists on 36 occasions (15 times in 2013-14, seven in 2012-13, 11 in 2011-12, three in 2010-11) ... Collected at least four steals on 25 occasions (eight times in 2013-14, 10 in 2012-13, four in 2011-12, three in 2010-11) ... Ranks second in UT annals in career minutes played (4,160), tied for second in games played (136), third in steals (293), fifth in assists (553), sixth in free throws made (399) and free throws attempted (566), seventh in field goals attempted (1,305) and 11th in scoring (1,454) ... Also sits sixth (1,131, 2011-12) and seventh in school history in minutes played (1,119, 2013-14), eighth (88, 2012-13) and 10th in thefts (76, 2013-14), seventh (178, 2013-14) and 10th in helpers (162, 2011-12) and ninth in free throws attempted (193, 2011-12) and free throws made (132, 2011-12) in single-season record book.

As a Senior (2013-14)
Third-team All-MAC ... College Sports Madness third-team All-MAC ... Started all 32 games (One of three Rockets to start every contest) ... Team co-captain ... Averaged 12.3 points, 4.1 rebounds, team-high 5.6 assists, squad-best 0.3 blocks and team-high 2.4 steals in 35.0 minutes per game ... In MAC contests, tallied 13.5 ppg, 4.3 rpg, team-high 5.8 apg and squad-best 1.9 spg in league-high 37.1 mpg ... Ranked second in MAC in assists and minutes played, third in steals and assist/turnover ratio (2.3, 178-79) and 18th in scoring ... Earned team’s "Best Defender Award" for fourth-consecutive season ... Led Rockets in assists team-high 27 times, steals on squad-best 21 occasions, scoring 10 times and blocked shots on team-best seven occasions ... Totaled second career double-double with 12 points, season-high 11 dimes, four thefts and one rejection vs. Detroit in opening game of Toledo Invite (Dec. 6) ... Had season-high 22 points, four dimes, two boards and two thefts in squad-best 37 minutes vs. nationally ranked Purdue (Nov. 17) ... Contributed team highs in points (11.7), assists (6.0), steals (2.7) and minutes played (35.3) during MAC Tournament (March 10-13) ... Totaled 10 points, team-high seven dimes, five boards and contest-best five thefts in squad-high 35 minutes vs. Akron in MAC Tournament Quarterfinals (March 13) ... Poured in squad-high 14 points and contest-best six helpers in game-high 39 minutes at Ball State (March 8) ... Contributed 15 points, game-high eight assists, seven rebounds and contest-tying best two steals in game-high 39 minutes vs. Central Michigan (March 2) ... Tallied team-high 14 points, five boards, squad-best three dimes and one steal in season-high 43 minutes at Northern Illinois (Feb. 27) ... Totaled team-high 18 points, contest-best six helpers, four caroms and one steal in 38 minutes vs. Western Michigan (Feb. 23) ... Finished with 14 points, season-high nine boards and squad-best four assists in 40 minutes at Eastern Michigan (Feb. 19) ... Collected 17 points, game-high eight helpers, six rebounds and two steals in 38 minutes at Miami (Feb. 6) ... Tallied team-high 17 points, contest-best nine helpers, five boards, two thefts and one blocked shot in season-tying best 40 minutes at Ohio (Jan. 26) ... Finished with 15 points, team-tying best four assists, three rebounds, two steals and one rejection vs. Ball State (Jan. 23) ... Posted team-high 19 points, squad-best five dimes and four caroms in team-high 38 minutes at Western Michigan (Jan. 18) ... Totaled team-high 17 points, contest-best eight assists and four rebounds in squad-high 38 minutes vs. Northern Illinois (Jan. 9) ... Registered 17 points, four dimes, two steals and two caroms in 39 minutes at Central Michigan in MAC opener (Jan. 4) ... Tallied 17 points, five rebounds, five assists and collegiate-best three blocked shots in 38 minutes at Evansville (Dec. 30) ... Named to Preseason All-MAC West Division Team ... College Sports Madness Preseason All-MAC first-team ... Named to Preseason All-MAC West Division Team. 

As a Junior (2012-13)
First-team All-MAC ... MAC Defensive Player of the Year ... College Sports Madness second-team All-MAC ... Appeared in all 33 games, making 32 starts ... Averaged 10.7 points, 4.8 rebounds, 3.5 assists and team-high 2.7 steals in squad-best 30.8 minutes per game ... In MAC contests, tallied 11.7 ppg, 4.9 rpg, 3.0 apg and squad-best 2.7 spg in team-high 32.0 mpg ... Ranked first in MAC in steals, fourth in assist/turnover ratio (1.5), eighth in assists, 14th in three-point field goals made (1.2) and 15th in scoring and free throw percentage (69.4%, 77-of-111) ... Led Rockets in steals squad-best 17 times, as well as helpers on 13 occasions, scoring eight times, rebounding on three occasions and rejections two times ... Shared team’s "Best Defender Award" for third-consecutive season with Lecretia Smith ... Named MAC West Division Player of the Week (Dec. 10-16), totaling season-high 24 points, four dimes, four boards and two thefts at Marquette (Dec. 15) ... Finished with 10 points, nine caroms, five helpers and three thefts in 39 minutes vs. Illinois in ‘Sweet 16’ of WNIT (March 28) ... Totaled six points, game-high eight assists, five caroms and contest-best four steals in season-high 40 minutes vs. Central Michigan in MAC Tournament Semifinals (March 15) ... Contributed 6.7 ppg, 5.3 rpg, 4.0 apg and 2.3 spg in 34.7 mpg in WNIT (March 21-28) ... Had team-high 15 points, six rebounds and two assists at Western Michigan (Feb. 28) ... Contributed 11 points, six rebounds, three dimes and two steals in squad-tying best 37 minutes at Central Michigan, becoming 23rd player in school history to surpass 1,000 career points (Feb. 24) ... Selected MAC West Division co-Player of the Week (Feb. 4-10), tallying team-high 14.0 points, squad-best 5.5 steals, 6.0 rebounds and 3.5 assists in victories Miami (Feb. 6) and Ball State (Feb. 10) ... Totaled 15 points, collegiate-best eight thefts, four caroms and three assists vs. RedHawks ... Contributed game-high 18 points, seven rebounds, two dimes and one steal in 35 minutes vs. Western Michigan (Feb. 3) ... Finished with game-high 15 points and five boards in 35 minutes at Northern Illinois (Jan. 26) ... Registered 14 points, game-high six helpers, squad-best four steals and four caroms in 37 minutes at Akron (Jan. 23) ... Tallied game-high 20 points and six rebounds vs. Buffalo (Jan. 19) ... Registered team-high 14 points, two boards, two steals and one assist in 30 minutes at Eastern Michigan (Jan. 16) ... Contributed eight points, five helpers, game-high four steals and two boards in 37 minutes vs. Central Michigan in MAC opener (Jan. 10) ... Finished with nine points, season-high eight dimes, five rebounds and one rejection in 35 minutes vs. Charlotte in opening contest of GSU Holiday & Hoops Tournament (Dec. 29) ... Tallied 11 points, team-best six caroms, game-high four steals and four assists in 31 minutes vs. Prairie View A&M in championship game of Toledo Invite (Dec. 21) ... Selected to Glass City All-Tournament Squad (10.5 ppg, 5.5 rpg, team-high 3.5 spg, 3.0 apg) (Dec. 1-2) ... Had team-tying best 12 points with six helpers vs. St. Bonaventure in championship contest of Glass City Tournament (Dec. 2) ... Named to John Ascuaga’s Nugget Classic All-Tournament Team (team-high 11.5 ppg, 2.5 rpg, 3.5 apg, 3.0 spg) (Nov. 23-24) ... Totaled team-high 15 points, three helpers and three thefts vs. Santa Clara in opening game of John Ascuaga’s Nugget Classic (Nov. 23) ... Finished with 13 points, game-high six helpers, contest-best five thefts and four boards in 35 minutes at Dayton (Nov. 14) ... Named to Preseason All-MAC West Division Team.

As a Sophomore (2011-12)
MAC Defensive Player of the Year honoree ... First Rocket to garner Defensive Player of the Year accolades in school history ... Second-team All-MAC selection ... Started all 34 games at point guard ... One of two players to every contest ... Averaged team-high 13.6 points, squad-best 4.8 assists, 4.0 rebounds and team-high 2.0 steals in 33.3 minutes per game ... In MAC contests, tallied team-high 13.4 ppg, 4.6 apg, 3.6 rpg and 1.6 spg ... Ranked third in MAC in assists (43rd in NCAA), fifth in three-point field-goal percentage (36.8%, 35-of-95) and assist/turnover ratio (1.2), sixth in scoring, tied for seventh in steals and 15th in free-throw percentage (68.4%, 132-of-193) ... Scored at least 20 points team-tying best five times ... L
ed Rockets in helpers team-high 20 times, thefts squad-best 18 times, scoring team-high 12 times, rebounding on four occasions and rejections three times ... Named MAC West Division Player of the Week (Nov. 28-Dec. 4), tallying team highs in points (13.5 ppg), assists (8.5 apg), rebounds (5.5 rpg) and minutes played (34.5 mpg) in a pair of victories against Iona (Dec. 1) and Colorado State (Dec. 4) ... Contributed 17.0 ppg, squad-best 5.3 apg, 4.3 rpg and team-high 2.8 spg in 34.0 mpg in WNIT (March 16-24) ... Had squad-best 23 points, five assists, five rebounds and game-high four steals in collegiate-best 44 minutes vs. Syracuse in ‘Elite Eight' of WNIT (March 24) ... Totaled 20 points, six boards, five dimes and game-high three steals vs. VCU in ‘Sweet 16' of WNIT (March 22) ... Finished with 13 points, game-high seven helpers, squad-best three thefts and three caroms vs. Cincinnati in second round of WNIT (March 19) ... Tallied team highs in points (14.5 ppg), assists (10.0 apg), steals (2.0 spg) and minutes played (38.0 mpg) in MAC Tournament (March 8-9) ... Tied school-tourney record with career-best 12 assists vs. Eastern Michigan in season-high 39 minutes in MAC Tournament Semifinals (March 9) ... Totaled game-high 24 points, eight dimes and four boards vs. Northern Illinois in MAC Tournament Quarterfinals (March 8) ... Registered career-best 28 points, four rebounds, game-high three thefts and one blocked shot in 38 minutes at Western Michigan in MAC opener (Jan. 5) ... Finished with game-high 25 points and nine dimes vs. Miami (Jan. 25) ... Tallied 12 points, team-best seven helpers, four rebounds and one rejection at Ball State in regular-season finale (Feb. 28) ... Finished with 16 points, three assists and two boards at Central Michigan (Feb. 15) ... Totaled team-high 16 points and five boards vs. Bowling Green (Feb. 11) ... Selected College Sports Madness MAC Player of the Week (Jan. 23-29), averaging 21.5 points and 7.0 assists in victories over Miami (Jan. 25) and Buffalo (Jan. 28) ... Tallied squad-best 18 points, game-high five assists and four rebounds in 37 minutes at Buffalo (Jan. 28) ... Contributed 14 points, squad-best six boards, game-high three dimes and three steals at Northern Illinois (Jan. 14) ... Had team-best 14 points, six caroms, game-high five dimes and two assists vs. Central Michigan (Jan. 8) ... Tallied 17 points, season-high nine rebounds, three assists and squad-best three thefts at Northwestern (Dec. 27) ... Finished with 18 points, six dimes and four boards in 38 minutes vs. nationally ranked Green Bay (Dec. 8) ... Had 13 points and career-high seven thefts at Indiana (Nov. 25) ... Totaled game-high 17 points, seven boards, four thefts and two helpers vs. Dayton (Nov. 13).

As a Redshirt Freshman (2010-11)
MAC All-Freshman Team selection ... Appeared in all 37 games, making 22 starts (18-4 ledger as starter) ... Appeared in starting lineup last 21 contests (Jan. 15-April 2) ... Averaged 6.6 points, 3.6 rebounds, 2.6 assists and squad-best 1.7 steals in 24.1 minutes per game ... In MAC contests, tallied 7.8 ppg, 3.2 rpg, 2.5 apg and team-high 1.8 spg ... Ranked 12th in MAC in steals and 15th in assists ... Earned team's "Best Defender Award" ... Led Rockets in steals a squad-best 13 times, as well as assists on seven occasions and rebounding six times ... Tallied 9.0 points, squad-best 6.2 boards, 4.0 helpers and team-high 1.8 thefts in 31.5 minutes per contest in WNIT (March 16-April 2) ... Had five points, team-high nine rebounds, squad-best three steals and three dimes in 32 minutes vs. USC in WNIT Championship Game (April 2) ... Totaled first collegiate double-double with 13 points and season-high 10 rebounds vs. Charlotte in WNIT Semifinals (March 30) ... Finished with nine points, three assists, two rebounds and squad-best two steals in season-high 40 minutes vs. Syracuse in WNIT Quarterfinals (March 27) ... Registered 10 points, nine caroms and four dimes in squad-best 36 minutes vs. Alabama in third round of WNIT (March 22) ... Had 13 points, four assists, four boards and two steals vs. Delaware in first round of WNIT (March 16) ... Contributed 8.0 points, 4.5 helpers and 2.5 boards in 33.5 minutes per game in MAC Tournament (March 9-11) ... Posted eight points, season-high eight dimes and three caroms in 35 minutes vs. Akron in MAC Tournament Quarterfinals (March 9) ... Totaled season-best 17 points, six helpers and three boards in 38 minutes vs. Central Michigan (March 2) ... Posted 12 points, four rebounds, two assists, two steals and one blocked shot in 31 minutes at Northern Illinois (Feb. 26) ... Tallied eight points, career-high five thefts, three rebounds and two assists at Miami (Feb. 5) ... Registered 10 points, five boards, team-high three steals and two helpers at Akron (Feb. 2) ... Tallied 11 points, three caroms and three helpers at Eastern Michigan (Jan. 15) ... Contributed 10 points, three caroms and two helpers vs. Oakland (Dec. 10) ... Tallied 10 points, two thefts and two boards in first career start at Cleveland State (Nov. 23).

As a Freshman (2009-10)
Sat out season as redshirt.


High School
As a Senior - Averaged 22.0 points, 8.3 steals, 7.5 assists and 5.7 rebounds per game ... Garnered Akron City League Player of the Year honors for third-consecutive season ... Also named Player of the Year by Akron Beacon Journal and for Summit County ... Chosen Division I first-team all-district and special mention all-state, helping team to 19-4 record ... Tabbed as No. 28 point guard in nation by ESPN.com ... Team captain and MVP ... Earned 1590 WAKR Student-Athlete of the Week ... As a Junior - Averaged 17.5 points, 7.3 steals, 7.6 assists and 3.4 rebounds per game ... Repeated as Akron City League Player of the Year and named her team's MVP ... Also garnered third-team all-state honors, as well as first-team all-city and all-district recognition ... Received team's "Best Offensive and Defensive Player Award" ... Earned 1590 WAKR Student-Athlete of the Week ... Career - Starred for coach Yontami Jones at Kenmore High School ... Three-time Akron City League Player of the Year and first-team all-district recipient ... Attended same high as former football head coach (1991-2000) and Varsity ‘T' Hall of Famer Gary Pinkel ... Member of DECA Club ... Ranked among nation's Top 75 point guards by Collegiate Girls Basketball Report.

Personal
Born Andola Nashea-U`Nik Dortch on April 13, 1991 ... Mother is Cybil Jackson ... Has one brother, Air`Rakyss Miller ... Graduated with degree in operation management in Summer 2013 ... Currently attending graduate school and working on master's degree in recreation & leisure studies with emphasis in recreation management.

Dortch's Career Highs
Points: 28 at Western Michigan (1/5/12)
Rebounds: 10 vs. Charlotte (3/30/11)
Assists: 12 vs. Eastern Michigan (3/9/12)
Blocks:
3 at Evansville (12/30/13)
Steals: 8 at Miami (2/6/13)
Field Goals: 10 vs. Miami (1/25/12)
Free Throws: 13 at Western Michigan (1/5/12)
3-Point FGs:
3 (8 times, last vs. Eastern Michigan (3/5/14)

Minutes: 44 vs. Syracuse (3/24/12)

Dortch's Career Statistics

Year G/GS MIN FG-FGA PCT 3FG-ATT PCT FT-FTA PCT PTS AVG REB AVG A BS S
2010-11 37/22 893 80-232 .345 9-51 .176 75-104 .721 244 6.6 132 3.6 97 3 61
2011-12 34/34 1,131 148-382 .387 35-95 .368 132-193 .684 463 13.6 135 4.0 162 5 68
2012-13 33/32 1,017 119-339 .351 38-125 .304 77-111 .694 353 10.7 157 4.8 116 4 88
2013-14 32/32 1,119 127-352 .361 25-109 .229 115-158 .728 394 12.3 131 4.1 178 9 76
Totals 136/120 4,160 474-1,305 .363 107-380 .282 399-566 .705 1,454 10.7 555 4.1 553 21 293
Position: Guard
Height: 5'7"
Year: Sophomore
City/State: Akron, OH
High School: Kenmore
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