UC Davis takes on front-running UC Riverside, Cal State Fullerton in Southern California this weekend
UC Davis carries a three-game winning streak and unbeaten Big West mark into clash with UC Irvine
UC Davis welcomes defending regular season champs to The Pavilion for 2 p.m. tip-off
Gianotti's 18 points leads balanced scoring effort
UC Davis travels to tournament champ CSUN before hosting regular season champ Hawai'i to tip-off league schedule
2000-01: Came off the bench to average 6.5 ppg and 4.3 rpg while playing 18 games during the season... Missed nine games (12/17-1/20) in middle of season with severely sprained ankle suffered against UC San Diego (12/10)... Team was 12-6 with her in the lineup, 4-5 during her absence... Tied her career-high with 18 points (8-11 FGs, 2-2 FTs) in season-finale at Cal St. Bakersfield (3/3)... Reached double-figure scoring five times on season... Averaged 13.3 ppg (.556 FG%, .833 FT%) and 7.3 rpg in first three contests of year... Played season-low six minutes at San Jose State (11/26) due to illness... Had then-career-high-tying 16 points, with five rebounds and career-high four assists vs. Hayward (11/18)... Scored 10 points and career-high 14 rebounds (7 offensive) at Holy Names for her first career double-double (11/17).
1999-2000: Redshirted after having shoulder surgery prior to the start of the season.
1998-99: Appeared in all 29 games... Averaged 16.9 points and 8.5 rebounds per 40 minutes... Scored 28 points, including 14-for-14 from line, in weekend series at Cal St. L.A. (12/11) and Dominguez Hills (12/12)... Had career-best 18 points vs. Golden Eagles... Had 12 points and eight rebounds at Cal Poly Pomona (12/19)... Blocked career-high three shots vs. Tarleton State (11/27)... Scored in double figures five times, including four straight in December.
PETALUMA HS ?98: Twice named All-Sonoma County League MVP... Team was 74-17 during her final 3 years and perfect 20-0 in league her final two years... Second team All-Empire as a sophomore, first team as a junior, and MVP as a senior... Member of the ?1,000-Point, 1,000-Reb Club?... MVP at Eureka All-Star game... Also won league titles in both hurdles for track team.
PERSONAL: Born June 6, 1980 in Plainview, N.Y... Majoring in economics... Father, Robert, played small-college basketball in New York... Dream vacation would be backpacking in Australia and New Zealand... Enjoys wakeboarding and skiing... Best advice she?s received: ?Take life one day at a time.?