UC Davis takes break from playing six-of-eight on the road
Blair Shinoda hits game-winning shot with just 15 seconds left in the game
Hannah Stephens, Cortney French, and Blair Shinoda each score in double figures for UC Davis
UC Davis matches longest home stretch of the season
2010-11: Appeared in 22 games as a true freshman, twice playing at least 10 minutes in a game... Those came in back-to-back outings at San Jose State (12/21) and against Santa Clara (12/27)... Saw action in two games at Big West Tournament, playing 3 minutes vs. UC Irvine (3/8)... Had defensive board in that game... Scored a season-high 4 points in 4 games... Made 12 of 21 shots (.571), including hitting 3 of her first 4 shots as an Aggie.
CENTENNIAL HS '10: Made All-Big 8 League first team for three straight seasons... Added All-Inland Empire honorable mention as a junior and senior... Scored 295 points (10.9 ppg) with 226 rebounds (8.4 rpg) in 2009-10... Set league record with 45 blocks... Selected to San Bernardino-Riverside all-star game... Averaged 10.1 ppg, 7.3 rpg, 1.1 bpg as a junior; 9.9 ppg, 6.8 rpg, 1.3 bpg as a sophomore... Played a year of AAU ball with Compton Magic... Four-year Scholar-Athlete honoree... Earned runner-up on Southern Section academic team.
PERSONAL: Born in Orange, Calif.... Has not declared a major... Parents are Kenneth and Kim Beard... Among her proudest personal accomplishments is her 21-rebound game vs. Riverside Poly... Lists Lisa Leslie as her sports hero and cites Candace Parker's dunk as her sports highlight.
Defense carries Aggies to Big West title game
Official watch parties hosted by Woodstock's Pizza in Downtown Davis
Madness begins in Anaheim for top-seeded Aggies
Gross Repeats as Coach of the Year; Five Aggies Honored
Both basketball teams featured in final Coaches Show
Gianotti’s career high leads Aggies in season finale
Bertsch’s big night lifts Aggies past Titans
Big West Tournament Central
(Friday: 12 p.m.; ESPN3)