Appeared in 29 games while making eight starts including five of the last six games...Scored a career-high 11 points in the team's win at Tulsa on Feb. 15...Pulled down six rebounds against RV/RV USF on Feb. 21, to set a new career-high...Played a full 40 minutes for the first time in her career while also scoring 10 points in the team's American Conference Championship win over Cincinnati on March 3.
RICHARDSON HIGH SCHOOL
Branch is a 5-10 forward out of Richardson High School and Dallas, Texas...ESPN Hoopgurlz rated her as the No. 18 wing from the Class of 2016 and a 3-star prospect...In three seasons at Richardson High School, Branch earned three 1st Team All-District honors and led the Lady Eagles to a pair of District Championships under the direction of head coach Lauren Hardy...Entered her senior season with a career scoring average of 15.2 points per game, including a 52.5 percent shooting mark.
Daughter of Dale and Sandy Branch...Enjoys singing in her spare time even though she claims it doesn't sound good...Was a member of HOSA, AVID and Health Science Magnet in high school...Aspires to be a pharmacist after her basketball career.
|Career Game Highs (as of 3/13/17)|
|Points||11||at Tulsa (2/15/17)|
|FG||4, 3x||last vs. Cincinnati (3/3/17)|
|FGA||8||at UTRGV (11/30/16)|
|3FG||2||vs. Temple (3/4/17)|
|3FGA||5||vs. Temple (3/4/17)|
|FT||3||at UTSA (12/19/16)|
|FTA||4||at UTSA (12/19/16)|
|Rebounds||6||vs. USF (2/21/17)|
|Assists||5, 2x||vs. Tulane (1/31/17)|
|Steals||4||at Tulane (1/14/17)|
|Blocks||2||at Tulsa (2/15/17)|
|Minutes Played||40||vs. Cincinnati (3/3/17)|