Head coach Todd Buchanan, sophomore forward Marche' Amerson, senior forward Destini Texada, and senior center Yasmeen Thompson met with local media at the annual event
Two-time First Team All-Conference USA selection (2010-11, 2012-13)
Preseason All-Conference USA (2011-12)
Three-time Conference USA Player of the Week
One of the most decorated student-athletes in Houston women's basketball history... only player in program history with at least 1,200 career points (1,578) and 400 career assists (483)... holds the Houston all-time career record in assists (483) and starts (121)... also ranks in the top 10 in program history in nine career categories, including third in minutes played (3,659), fifth in games played (125), sixth in steals (232), made field goals (593) and made free throws (310), seventh in made 3-pointers (82) and free-throw percentage (.723) and 10th in assists average (3.9) and 3-point percentage (.304)... one of only five players in program history to earn multiple first-team all-conference honors (2010-11, 2012-13)... ended 2012-13 season as one of only five players nationally to average at least 16.6 points, 5.3 rebounds and 4.6 assists per game... scored in double figures in 78 career contests and 20 or more points on 19 occasions... flourished in head coach Todd Buchanan's up-tempo style of play, averaging 16.0 points in 65 games compared to 9.0 points per game in her first two seasons... scored at least 20 points in 17 of 19 games under Buchanan... vital part of Houston's record-breaking 2010-11 season as the starting point guard helped lead the Cougars to a 26-6 overall record and a perfect 16-0 mark in C-USA to earn their first trip to the NCAA Tournament since 2005... became Houston's 21st member of the 1,000-point club on March 11, 2011.
2012-13 (REDSHIRT SENIOR)
Earned First-Team All-Conference USA honors for the second time in her career... ended storied career as all-time career leader in assists (483) and starts (121)... started all 30 games and led the team in scoring (16.6 ppg), assists (4.6 apg), field goals (184), free throws (98) and minutes played (1,034)... set career highs in scoring (497 points), points per game, assists (138), assists per game, rebounds (160), rebounds per game (5.3), free-throw percentage (.772), 3-pointers (31), field goals and minutes played... shot 41 percent (184-447) from the field, 30 percent (31-of-103) from 3-point range and 77 percent (98-of-127) from the charity stripe... ended the season as one of only five players nationally to average at least 16.6 points, 5.3 rebounds and 4.6 assists per game... despite standing at 5'1", she ranked third on the team in rebounds and grabbed 6.4 boards per game in league play... scored in double figures in 27 of the 30 games... tallied 20 or more points in seven contests and 30 or more points on two occasions... secured first-career double-double and flirted with a triple-double in three contests with at least 23 points, eight assists and eight rebounds in each of those games... shined in her final game at Hofheinz Pavilion on March 3, posting 28 points, nine rebounds and eight assists to lead Houston to a 69-59 win over Rice as Landry closed out her career a perfect 8-0 against her cross-town rival... also led the Cougars in their dramatic come-from-behind win on the Owls' home court on Feb. 10 with 17 points and five assists... had a hand in 14 of the team's 16 points during a crucial 16-4 run to erase a 14-point second-half deficit and buried a game-tying 3-pointer with 1:59 remaining... narrowly missed a triple-double in Houston's overtime win over Delaware State with 30 points, nine rebounds and nine assists... posted 12 of Houston's 16 points in the overtime period... followed up with another near-triple-double in the next contest, posting 23 points, nine assists and eight rebounds in Houston's league-opening win over Memphis... tallied 24 points and went 7-of-12 from the field, 2-of-3 from 3-point range and 8-of-9 from the charity stripe to help Houston secure its first road win of the season at Marshall... posted 17 points and matched career high with nine assists in win over Southern Miss on Jan. 24... registered first-career double-double against East Carolina on Feb. 7 with 19 points and 10 rebounds... nearly posted another double-double two contests later with 23 points and nine boards against Tulsa... hit several big shots as Houston overcame a 16-point second-half deficit to top Tulane on the road on Feb. 17... set Houston career records in assists (438) and starts (121) in her final contest against UCF in the opening round of the C-USA Championship on March 13... recorded a stellar first half, going 7-of-7 from the field and 2-of-2 from distance for 16 points in the opening 16 minutes... was forced to sit for much of the second half due to foul trouble but managed to hand out the record-breaking assist with 1:41 remaining in the contest.
2011-12 (SENIOR) Was poised for one of the biggest seasons in program history before suffering a season-ending injury in the third game of the season... averaged 22.0 points, 5.0 rebounds and 3.3 assists in 34.0 minutes in the opening three contests... shot 50 percent (28-of-56) from the field and 67 percent (8-of-12) from the free-throw line... kicked off the season with a career-high 37 points, seven rebounds and five steals in 37 minutes against New Mexico State (Nov. 11)... the 37 points tied for the seventh-most in program history, while Landry's 17 field goals on 28 attempts tied a school record with Sallie Routt (1989)... scored 25 of Houston's first 36 points and had streaks of 10 straight points and eight consecutive points during the first half... named the C-USA Player of the Week for her efforts... followed up with 20 second-half points against No. 25 Texas Tech (Nov. 16)... tallied nine points, six rebounds, three assists and three steals at No. 14 Georgetown (Nov. 19) before leaving the game with a season-ending injury.
vs. New Mexico State (11/11/11)
vs. New Mexico State (11/11/11)
at Yale (11/17/12)
vs. Northwestern St. (11/24/12)
vs. UTEP (1/27/13)
at SMU (1/9/11)
at SMU (1/9/11)
vs. East Carolina (2/7/13)
vs. Southern Miss (1/24/13)
vs. Southern Miss (1/24/13)
at Texas Tech (12/30/12)
at Tulane (2/17/13)
2010-11 (JUNIOR) Played in all 32 games with 31 starts... ranked third on the team and sixth in C-USA with 14.8 points per game, which was 4.9 points per contest higher than her previous career best... led the squad and ranked third in the league in made field goals (171), while ranking sixth in C-USA in free-throw percentage (75.9) and eighth in assists per game (4.0)... shot 42 percent (171-of-407) from the field, while posting career bests in made 3-pointers (25) and 3-point percentage (35.7)...also pulled down 3.3 rebounds per game, while swiping 58 steals and swatting eight shots...scored in double figures in 26 of the 32 games after combining for 23 double-digit scoring performances in her first two seasons at Houston... tallied 20 points to help lead Houston to a come-from-behind win at Louisiana Tech on Nov. 23... rattled off back-to-back 3-pointers to spark a 20-4 Houston run over the final 8:39 of the contest against the Lady Techsters... went off for a career-high 31 points in the following contest at Oral Roberts as the Cougars won a 93-89 thriller... was 10-of-14 from the field, 3-of-4 from 3-point range and 8-of-9 from the free-throw line against the Golden Eagles... with Houston holding a three-point lead with 15 seconds remaining, Landry wrestled away the ORU inbounds pass and sunk a free-throw to ice the contest... averaged 17.3 points in three contents against top opponents at the Duel in the Desert Tournament in Las Vegas... posted 21 points and five assists while going 7-of-11 from the field and 7-of-10 from the charity stripe in Houston's win over No. 21 Nebraska... followed up with another 21-point, five-assist performance as Houston knocked off Louisville... missed first start of the season at Houston Baptist on Dec. 30, coming off the bench to pour in 17 points after being ill for much of the day... tallied 16 points at SMU on Jan. 9, setting a new career high with 10 made free-throws on 13 attempts... stroked back-to-back 3-pointers with under five minutes remaining at UTEP on Jan. 16 to halt a furious Miner rally and lift Houston to the road win... rattled off 19 of her game-high 24 points in the second half to carry Houston to a comeback win at UAB on Jan. 20... knocked down four-consecutive buckets to spark 26-4 Houston run to open second half... was 9-of-14 from the field against the Blazers, including a perfect 4-of-4 mark from downtown... chipped in 20 points and five assists while going 6-of-7 from the charity stripe at Tulane on Feb. 6... took over in the second half once again versus Rice on Feb. 10, scoring 20 of her 22 points in the final 20 minutes to carry the Cougars past their cross-town rival... handed out 300th-career assist at Tulsa on Feb. 17... tallied 18 points as Houston overcame a 19-point deficit to top Rice on the road... knocked down the go-ahead jumper with 1:50 remaining against the Owls... posted team-high 20 points en route to reaching 1,000th-career point milestone in the C-USA Tournament semifinal loss to Tulane on March 11... added nine points and five assists in first round of NCAA Tournament against No. 25 West Virginia.
2009-10 (SOPHOMORE) Played in all but one game during her sophomore campaign, drawing 29 starts at point guard... Led the Cougars with 128 assists and ranked seventh in C-USA with an average of 4.2 per contest... For the season averaged 9.9 points and 2.9 rebounds per game while collecting 47 steals... Started the season-opener at Gardner-Webb (11/13/09), contributing nine points and three assists... Tied a then-career high by dishing out seven assists in a win at UT-Arlington (11/17/09)... Scored a game-high 15 points, going 7-of-10 from the floor against Oregon State (11/19/09)... Scored three points and contributed two rebounds and two assists at LSU (11/21/09)... Scored eight points and dished out five assists at Miami (11/25/09)... Coming off the bench against Texas State (11/28/09), dished out a career-high nine assists to go along with nine points and three rebounds... Continued her impressive play with a nine-assist, eight-point, two-steal performance against North Texas (12/5/09)... On the road at UTSA (12/7/09), scored 11 points while adding six assists, five rebounds and two assists... Scored 10 points while dishing out five assists, grabbing four rebounds and collecting two steals against Princeton (12/20/09)... Made 6-of-13 field goals and 4-of-6 free throws for 16 points at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (12/28/09)... Led the team with 19 points against TCU (12/31/09), making 8-of-19 field goals...Went perfect behind the three-point line en route to a 19-point performance against Tulane (1/8/10), also added seven assists... Dished out eight assists and swiped the ball four times at UTEP (1/10/10)... Scored nine points and tallied three assists vs. ECU (1/15/10)... Scored 12 points at UAB (1/24/10)... Was perfect from the free-throw line in four attempts to go along with eight points and six assists against Tulsa (1/28/10)... Scored 11 points with two assists and one steal against SMU (1/30/10)... Played 17 minutes against Rice (2/4/10), missing part of the game due to injury... Contributed five points, three assists and rebounds vs. the Owls... Sat out the Memphis game (2/7/10) with an injury... Returned to the line-up at Tulsa (2/12/10), contributing two points and five rebounds... Came off the bench to provide 17 points in 24 minutes at SMU (2/14/10)... Tied a career-high by dishing out nine assists at Southern Miss (2/18/10) with 11 points and three rebounds... Tallied a game-high 22 points on 8-of-18 shooting at UCF (2/20/10)... Contributed eight points against UTEP (2/25/10)... Tallied a team-high 16 points on 6-of-9 shooting with five rebounds, four assists, a block and a steal against Tulane (2/27/10)... Had six assists, two steals and 14 points against Rice (3/4/10)... Added nine points and two assists vs. UTEP (3/9/10)... Scored three points and contributed three assists and three rebounds against UAB (3/10/10)... Scored eight points while passing out three assists and grabbing a pair of rebounds at Texas Tech in WNIT first round (3/18/10).
2008-09 (FRESHMAN) Made an impact her first year at UH, starting all but one game at the point guard spot... Scored 234 points and pulled down 79 rebounds to average 8.1 points and 2.7 boards per game... Shot .440 percent (92-of-209) from the floor, while racking up 52 steals and a team-high 78 assists... Converted 44 of her 67 (.657) free throw attempts... Blocked a pair of shots... In her collegiate debut against SE Louisiana (11/14/08) scored nine points on 3-of-5 shooting with a pair of steals and three offensive rebounds... Dished out a game-high seven assists and tallied a career-high 12 points in a win over Gardner-Webb (11/15/08)... Scored four points and collected a team-high four assists against OSU (11/19/08)... Scored 13 points and made 5-of-6 free throws during the game's final 27 seconds to seal the win... Enjoyed a career-night against North Texas (12/2/08), scored a personal-best 23 points and pulled down seven rebounds... Dished out a game-best seven assists, tying a career-high, against Texas Southern (12/5/08)... Scored 16 points on 7-of-10 shooting against Buffalo (12/21/08)... Chipped in with nine points, three rebounds, three assists and two steals against Akron (12/28/08)... Tallied 10 points by making 4-of-8 field goals against Kansas (12/31/08)... Scored nine points and grabbed five boards against UAB (1/16/09)... Poured in 12 points and dished out six assists against Memphis (1/18/09)... Scored nine points, dished out four assists and recorded five steals against UCF (1/25/09)... Scored eight points and grabbed four rebounds at Rice (2/5/09)... Scored eight points, while adding five rebounds and five assists against Rice (4/7/09)... Put together a 12-point, five rebound performance against Tulane (2/12/09)... Scored eight points along with three rebounds, three assists and three steals (2/14/09)... Enjoyed an 11-point, four-rebound, three-assist, two-steal performance against SMU (2/20/09)... Scored 11 points and dished out five assists against Marshall (2/26/09)... Finished with eight points but was limited to only 12 minutes due to injury against East Carolina (2/28/09)... Still recovering from injury, played just 10 minutes against UCF in the C-USA Quarterfinals (3/6/09).
Local product, playing four seasons at James Madison High School for head coach Anthony Fields... Averaged 15.8 points, eight assists, four steals and one block a game during her senior campaign... Helped lead MHS to a district championship as a senior after a runner-up finish in district play as a junior... Garnered District MVP and First Team All-District honors as well as being named MVP of the McDonalds All-Star Invitational... Selected to the All-Tournament team at the Spring Branch, HISD Tournament.
Born Porsche Deshea Landry on Oct. 18, 1989, in Houston ... Daughter of George and Brenda Landry ... Lists her father - his drive, heart and dedication - as the most influential person in her athletic career... majoring in sociology... Enjoys movies and pick-up basketball games in her down time... Also recruited by TCU.