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Meghan Nelson
Meghan  Nelson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Cedar Hill, Texas

High School:
Cedar Hill

Height:
5-8

Position:
Guard

Birthdate:
01/07/1988

Experience:
3L

Season GP-GS FG% 3FG% FT% PPG RPG A S B

2006-07

32-5 .387 .276 .714 3.6 1.9 22 26 2

2007-08

29-0 .468 .154 .511 5.0 2.0 37 20 0

2008-09

33-24 .395 .185 .561 10.4 2.7 94 45 4
Total
94-29
.410
.185
.561
6.7
2.2
153
91
6

2008-09[Junior]
Nelson appeared in all 33 contest while making 24 starts in the rotation... finished the season averaging 10.4 points and conference with 12.4 points per game... scored the fifth most points (343) and second most assists (94) on the squad... named All-SLC Honorable Mention... recorded a career-high 24 points on 12-of-17 shooting from the field to go with seven rebounds in 37 minutes of action at UTSA (Feb. 14)... led the season with a 19-point, four assist performance at SMU (Nov. 14)... collected 23 points on 10-of-18 shooting at Stephen F. Austin (Jan. 21)... scored 21 points on 8-of-13 shooting from the floor and grabbed five boards against UTSA (Jan. 17)... nearly missed out on her first triple-double with a 17-point, six-rebound, seven assist performance at Sam Houston State (Feb. 28)... scored 16 points, grabbed five rebounds and dished out seven dimes against Northwestern State (Feb. 7)... recorded 16 games of 10 or more points... scored 15 points on two occasions, the first at Lamar (Jan. 14) and at Central Arkansas (Feb. 21)... grabbed at least one rebound in 29 of 33 games... finished with eight points and four rebounds at Oklahoma State(Mar. 21) in the WNIT... passed one or more assists in 29 contests and picked her opponents pocket 45 times.

2007-08 [Sophomore]
Nelson saw action in 29 games during the 2007-08 campaign... tied a career-high 15 points on 7-of-11 shooting from the field to go along with two rebounds and three assists versus Sam Houston State (Jan. 31)... notched 14 points on 7-of-9 shooting, to go along with two rebounds, one assists and one steal at home against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (Jan. 26)... collected 11 points, four rebounds, one assists and two steals versus Elon Phoenix (Dec. 20)... finished with 10 points on 5-of-10 shooting from the field, to go along with three rebounds, four assists and two steals on the road against Sam Houston State (Feb. 28)... collected 10 points on 4-of-9 shooting including 2-of-2 from the charity stripe, to go along with four rebounds, two assists and a season-high three steals against University of Texas at San Antonio (Feb. 21)... scored eight points, grabbed three rebounds and two assists against Lamar (Feb. 14)... finished with six points on four occasions versus Montana State (Nov. 17), Northwestern State (Jan. 12), Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (Feb. 23) and Texas State (Mar. 8) this past season... concluded the season averaging 5.0 points, 2.0 rebounds, 1.3 assists and 0.7 steals per game.

2006-07 [Freshman]
Played in 32 games this season, starting in five... was the freshmen's leading scorer and sixth overall on the team with 4.4 points a game... averaged 16.1 minutes of playing time on the season... scored a career-high 15 points against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (Feb. 17) going 6-of-9 from the floor and 2-of-3 from the charity stripe... had a career-high five steals in the Mavs' SLC opener at Central Arkansas on Jan. 4... dished out three assists twice (Sam Houston State and Lamar)... scored 14 points going 5-of-8 from the floor and hitting 4-of-4 from the line against Stephen F. Austin (Jan. 27) while adding a season-high eight boards and playing a career-high 36-minutes.

Cedar Hill High School
Nelson was a three-time all-District 7-5A choice at Cedar Hill High School... was named the District 7-5A Offensive MVP and to the all-region team by the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches (TABC) after leading the Longhorns in scoring (14.5 ppg), rebounding (4.5 rpg) and steals (2.2 per game)... was named first-team all-district as a junior and was named to the all-tournament teams for the Mansfield Rotary and the End of Oregon Trail tournament... member of the A-B Honor Roll and CHHS.

Off The Hardwood
Nelson is the daughter of Paula Allen... born Jan. 7, 1988 in Grand Prairie, Texas... majoring in exercise science.

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