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Cetera Washington
Cetera Washington

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Kalamazoo, Mich.

High School:
Loy Norrix

Position:
Forward


11/14/2013

Michigan State 102, Canisius 54

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Career Stats
2007-08 Game-by-Game Stats
2008-09 Game-by-Game Stats
2009-10 Game-by-Game Stats
2010-11 Game-by-Game Stats
Media Guide Bio in PDF Format

Appeared in 135 games, starting 74 ... Finished her career tied for second in MSU history in games played ... MSU was 53-21 in her starts ... Had a career line of 3.5 points, 3.7 rebounds and 1.4 assists per game ... Ended 11th all-time at MSU with 60 blocks ... As a senior, set career highs in points, rebounds, assists, steals, blocks and minutes ... Three-time Spartan Hustle Award winner ... MSU's Most Improved Player in 2008-09.

SENIOR (2010-11): One of four team captains ... Named Spartan Hustle Award winner for third straight year at team banquet ... Started all 33 games ... Averaged career-highs in points (5.7; sixth on the team), rebounds (6.3; second on the team and 12th in the Big Ten), assists (1.7; fourth on the team), steals (1.4; fourth on the team), blocks (0.8; second on the team and 11th in the Big Ten) and minutes (27.1) ... Second on the team with 2.7 offensive rebounds, which was also eighth in the Big Ten ... Had six double-figure scoring game, after only two in her first three seasons combined ... Scored 11 points in 17 minutes in the season opener vs. IPFW (11/13) - it was her first double-figure scoring game since March 22, 2009 (36 games) and only third of her career (103 games) - also led MSU with seven rebounds ... Posted 13 points (at the time her second highest output in her career), five rebounds and three blocks (tying career high) vs. Dayton (11/15); went 2-of-3 from behind the arc and a career-best 5-of-7 from the free throw line ... Grabbed six rebounds at No. 2 Baylor (11/19) ... Had solid line of eight points, four rebounds and three assists vs. Detroit (11/21) ... Grabbed a team high eight rebounds vs. Western Kentucky (11/26) ... Posted six points and a team-high seven rebounds vs. Richmond (11/27) ... Grabbed two steals at No. 15 Florida State (12/1) ... Grabbed seven rebounds, including four on the offensive end, vs. No. 17 Texas (12/5) ... In her return to her hometown of Kalamazoo, posted nine points, team-high nine rebounds and three steals at Western Michigan (12/10); her rebounds and steals tied a career high ... Had four rebounds and two steals in only 10 minutes vs. Iona (12/12) ... Set a career high with four steals vs. Dartmouth (12/18) ... Grabbed five rebounds and had two assists and two steals vs. Vermont (12/21) ... Scored eight points vs. Illinois (1/2), also adding three steals ... Grabbed four rebounds and two steals vs. Wisconsin (1/6) ... Tied for the team lead with a season-high four assists at Michigan (1/9), also adding six points ... Had a solid line of eight points, six rebounds (three offensive), two assists and a steal vs. No. 16 Iowa (1/13) ... Led MSU with 12 points, nine rebounds and three blocks at No. 24 Ohio State (1/16), tying her career highs in rebounds and blocks ... Tied her career high in rebounds for the second straight game with nine, including a new career high six offensive boards, at Indiana (1/20) ... Had 10 points, on 5-of-7 shooting, and eight rebounds (five offensive) vs. Minnesota (1/23) on her birthday ... Had seven points at No. 18 Iowa (1/27) ... Scored a season-high 14 points, including 12 in the second half, at Wisconsin (2/3), also adding a team-best tying eight rebounds, two assists and three steals ... Had a solid game with four points, five rebounds, three assists and two steals vs. Purdue (2/6) ... Led MSU with four assists at No. 23 Penn State (2/10), also adding six rebounds, two blocks and two steals ... Grabbed eight rebounds (four offensive) vs. Michigan (2/13) ... Set a new career high with 12 rebounds (seven offensive) vs. Northwestern (2/17), also adding a team-high three assists and six points ... Tied her career high with three blocks, also adding six rebounds and three steals at Illinois (2/20) ... In her final game in the Breslin Center vs. Ohio State (2/24), posted eight points and nine rebounds in a career high 38 minutes ... Grabbed nine rebounds and had three assists at Minnesota (2/27) ... Tied her career high with six assists vs. Northwestern in the Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals (3/4), also adding eight points and five rebounds ... Had six points and nine rebounds (six offensive) vs. Ohio State in the Big Ten semifinals (3/5) ... Posted 11 points, seven rebounds, two assists and two blocks in the NCAA Tournament First Round vs. Northern Iowa (3/20) ... Ended her collegiate career with nine points, 10 rebounds, three assists and three steals in a career best 38 minutes vs. Green Bay (3/22) in the NCAA Tournament Second Round.


JUNIOR (2009-10): Received the Spartan Hustle Award at the postseason banquet ... Appeared in all 33 games, starting 14 ... Averaged 2.2 points, 3.2 rebounds and 1.4 assists (fourth on the team) in 16.4 minutes ... Had a team-best 47-to-30 assist-to-turnover ratio ... Scored four points vs. No. 5/6 Notre Dame (11/19) ... Had a solid line of five points, six rebounds (five on the offensive end) and two assists in 21 minutes vs. Western Michigan (11/22) ... Had a season-high four assists vs. George Washington (11/27), also adding three rebounds ... Had three assists and three rebounds vs. Oklahoma State (11/28) ... Scored a season-high seven points, and added six rebounds and four assists, in a season-high 30 minutes vs. No. 4 North Carolina (12/2) ... Grabbed five rebounds vs. Indiana (12/6) ... Tied a career high with three made free throws (3-of-4) vs. No. 8 Xavier (12/9) ... Had three points, three rebounds and three assists vs. Florida Gulf Coast (12/13) ... Scored four points, including her third 3-pointer of the season, and grabbed five rebounds vs. Washington (12/19) ... Scored six points and dished out two assists vs. St. Bonaventure (12/21) ... Had three points and three rebounds at Penn State (1/17) ... Tied her season high with four assists at Minnesota (1/24) ... Had three assists at Northwestern (1/28) ... Scored six points, her most in Big Ten play and most since Dec. 3, and grabbed three rebounds vs. Penn State (2/4) ... Grabbed five rebounds vs. Northwestern (2/14) ... Tied for the team lead with five rebounds vs. Illinois (2/18) ... Had two assists and a season-high two steals at No. 7/9 Ohio State (2/21) ... Tied her career high with nine rebounds, including four offensive, vs. Minnesota (2/28) ... Grabbed six rebounds, including three offensive, in the Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals vs. Michigan (3/5) ... Grabbed six rebounds, including four offensive, in the Big Ten Tournament semifinals vs. Iowa (3/6) ... Scored four points, and had two rebounds and two assists vs. Bowling Green in the NCAA Tournament First Round (3/20) ... Grabbed seven rebounds and two steals vs. Kentucky in the NCAA Tournament Second Round (3/22).


SOPHOMORE (2008-09): Appeared in all 33 games, including starting 10 and the last five ... Averaged 3.0 points, 2.8 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 0.7 steals in 16.2 minutes ... Named MSU's Most Improved Player and received the Spartan Hustle Award ... Five points and three assists in season debut vs. Niagara (11/14) ... Grabbed season-high eight rebounds to go along with nine points and five assists against Stony Brook (11/16) ... Eight points, on 3-of-4 shooting, along with four rebounds against Detroit (11/19) ... Five points, four rebounds and three assists vs. Quinnipiac (11/23) ... Three points and five rebounds vs. No. 23/20 Old Dominion (11/26) ... Four rebounds and three assists vs. No. 14/10 Notre Dame (11/29) ... Had four points, three rebounds and two steals at St. Bonaventure (12/7) ... Played 12 important minutes at Michigan (1/15), tallying two points, two rebounds and an assist ... Grabbed four rebounds in back-to-back games vs. Penn State (1/18) and at Northwestern (1/22) ... Scored seven points, grabbed six rebounds (five of which were offensive) and dished out two assists vs. Iowa (1/29) ... Had best Big Ten game on the season, posting eight points and seven rebounds vs. Michigan (2/19) ... Grabbed five rebounds, to go along with three assists and two steals at Wisconsin (2/22) ... Started in the regular season finale vs. Purdue (3/1), posting four rebounds, two assists and a career-high three steals ... Had a career day in her NCAA Tournament debut, setting season-highs in points (12), assists (6), steals (3) and blocks (2), to go along with six rebounds in a career-high 33 minutes vs. Middle Tennessee (3/22) ... Contributed seven points, four rebounds, two assists and two steals vs. No. 6/8 Duke (3/24) in the NCAA Second Round ... Had four points, three rebounds and two assists in only 12 minutes vs. No. 17/19 Iowa State (3/28) in the NCAA Regional Semifinals.


FRESHMAN (2007-08): Appeared in 36 games, starting 17, including the first 10 ... Averaged 3.0 points and 2.7 rebounds per game in 15.7 minutes ... In first career game, scored nine points and collected a game-high six assists and three steals vs. IUPUI (11/9) ... Scored a season-high 15 points on 6-of-8 shooting, including three 3-pointers, to go along with seven rebounds and three assists in win over Evansville (11/11) ... Strong game on the glass with eight rebounds at Delaware State (11/26) ... Collected three blocks and five rebounds at Providence (12/20) ... Recorded seven rebounds against Ohio State (12/30) ... Scored five points against Penn State (1/5) ... Scored five points and had two rebounds at Michigan (1/13) ... Had three steals against Northwestern (1/17) ... Pulled down four rebounds to go along with two points and two assists in 14 minutes vs. Indiana (1/20) ... Had seven points and five rebounds on 3-of-4 shooting against Michigan (1/31) ... Posted six points and three steals at Iowa (2/7) ... Scored four points, recorded two rebounds and had two steals versus Purdue (2/11) ... Grabbed a season-high nine rebounds and scored five points vs. Illinois (2/28) ... Recorded five points and two rebounds against Illinois in Big Ten Tournament semifinals (3/8) ... Scored two points, and added an assist and a rebound vs. Bowling Green in the second round of the WNIT (3/22) ... Grabbed four rebounds, including three offensive rebounds, vs. Michigan in the quarterfinals of the WNIT (3/30) ... Collected five rebounds, added two points, and had a key steal in the closing seconds of the WNIT semifinal win over North Carolina State (4/2).

HIGH SCHOOL: Started every game on varsity at Loy Norrix all four years and was a four-year captain ... Scored 1,815 career points and set a school record with 767 points her senior year ... 2006 Associated Press Class A Player of the Year ... Named first-team Class A all-state as a senior ... Finished fifth in voting for 2006 Michigan Miss Basketball ... Averaged a double-double her senior year with 22.8 points and 11.3 rebounds ... Also averaged 5.3 blocks and 4.8 steals per game ... Scored 34 points in the district championship game as a senior in win over Kalamazoo Central ... Member of the The Detroit News' Dream Team in 2005 and 2006 ... A candidate for the McDonald's All-American game ... Rated the top senior in the state by the Detroit Free Press heading into her senior season ... Ranked the 18th-best wing/forward in the country by All-Star Girls Report ... Named to the 2007 HoopGurlz.com National Honor Roll ... Averaged 26 points, 11 rebounds, six blocks and five steals as a junior ... Helped the team to three district titles and a Class A semifinals appearance ... Earned all-state honorable mention accolades as a sophomore and junior ... A standout player on her AAU team, the Michigan Belles ... Lettered in volleyball and was an all-conference selection in 2006-07 ... Lettered in track ... Also excelled in the classroom at Loy Norrix with a cumulative grade-point average of 3.5.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Claxton and Rita Washington ... A communication major.

CAREER HIGHS:
Points: 15, vs. Evansville (11/11/07)
Field Goals: 6, twice, last at Wisconsin (2/3/11)
Free Throws: 5, vs. Dayton (11/15/10)
3-Point Field Goals: 3, vs. Evansville (11/11/07)
Rebounds: 12, vs. Northwestern (2/17/11)
Assists: 6, three times, last vs. Northwestern (3/4/10)
Blocks: 3, four times, last at Illinois (2/20/11)
Steals: 4, vs. Dartmouth (12/18/10)
Minutes: 38, twice, last vs. Green Bay (3/22/11)

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