The game in Fort Worth, Texas, will air live on ESPN2 at 3 p.m. (CT)
The Lady Bears take a 21-game win streak into the Top 25 matchup
The Lady Bears play their third game in seven days at Texas Tech
The Lady Bears clash with the Sooners at 5:30 p.m. (CT) inside the Ferrell Center
No. 2/2 Baylor tips off at No. 25/rv Kansas State at 7 p.m. (CT) in Manhattan, Kan.
Big 12 Tour, Summer of 2001: Led the Big 12 All-Stars to an undefeated record in their recent tour of Austria, the Slovak Republic and Germany. With a 5-0 record, the squad was the first Big 12 All-Star women's team to go undefeated in an overseas tour.
For the five-game, 12-day tour, Crockrom, a 6-2 forward/post from Houston, Texas, led all scorers and rebounders by averaging 16.0 points and 10.0 rebounds a game. She was the only player to average a double-double. Iowa State's Angie Welle and Oklahoma's LaNeishea Caufield were the only other players to average in double figures in scoring with 11.6 and 10.2 respectively. Texas' Tracy Cook was the team's next-best rebounder with 8.4 a game, while Welle checked in at 7.0.
Honors in 2000-01: Baylor?s Female Athlete of the Year ... First-team All-Big 12 ... Associated Press All-America honorable mention ... Second-team All-America by Real Sports Magazine ... Fourth-team All-America by Women?s Basketball News Service and Women?s Basketball Journal ... Honorable mention All-America by womenscollegehoops.com ... Big 12 Player of the Week three times (Dec. 11, Jan. 29, Feb. 28) ... National Star of the Week by womenscollegehoops.com ... All-tournament team at Boston University Invitational ... One of 35 athletes chosen to try out for the USA Basketball Squad ... Selected as an alternate for the World University Games team.
As a junior (2000-01): Started all 30 games ... Broke the Big 12 record for single season rebounding with 347, old record was 320 ... Set the Big 12 record for most double-doubles in a season with 19 ... Had streak of nine straight double-doubles broken against Oklahoma State (Jan. 3) ... Had eight 20-point games, five 30-point games and one 40-point game ... Led the team in scoring in 14 games and rebounding in 21 games ... Broke a 20-year old school record with 23 rebounds against USC ... Finished the season ranked among the nation?s leaders in scoring (#14) and rebounding (#5) ... Led the Big 12 in rebounding and ranked No. 3 in scoring ... Has 1,219 career points ... Ranks #8 on Baylor?s career rebound chart with 699.
As a sophomore (1999-00): Tied for the team lead in scoring on the season with 12.0 a game and led the team in rebounding with 7.2 an outing...Scored in double figures in 15 games, had five 20-point performances...Tallied five double-doubles...Hauled down double-figure rebounds in six games...Led the team in scoring in eight games and rebounding in 13...Was the team?s top scorer and rebounder in eight games...Totalled 22 points, 15 rebounds, five blocks and five steals in only 17 minutes of play against Eastern Washington.
As a freshman (1998-99): Danielle was one of the most impressive freshmen in the Big 12...Despite a senior-laden roster, she played in all 31 games and started in four... As the first player coming off the bench, Danielle averaged 21.5 minutes a game...She led the team in rebounding with 5.5 a game and was second in shooting percentage at .522...The freshman averaged 9.1 points a game and 10.1 a game in conference action...Earned Big 12 Rookie of the Week honors on Feb. 22...Recorded three double-doubles including back-to-back performances against Oklahoma and Colorado, 11-12 & 14-11, respectively...Led the team in scoring twice and in rebounding seven times...Recorded 14 double-figure scoring games and three double-figure rebounding games.
Before Baylor: Played in the Texas High School Girls Coaches Association All-Star basketball game...Played on the South team who won by two in overtime...Joined Baylor freshmen Hilary Akromis and Eboni Hammond on the South team...Also spent part of her summer playing for the Houston Hoops AAU team...Lettered in basketball, volleyball and track at North Shore High School...Played basketball for Vivian Dancy...Scored 2,506 career points as a prep...As a senior she received numerous honors: Nike All-American honorable mention, TABC first-team All-State, TABC first-team All-Region, Houston Chronicle All-Greater Houston first team, All-Greater Houston scoring champion and District 22-5A MVP...Junior season was named: TGCA second-team All-State, TABC second team All-State, TABC second-team All-Region, All-Greater Houston second team and District 22-5A MVP...Her sophomore season Danielle was second-team all-state, second-team all-region and first-team all-district...Averaged 26.0 points and 10.5 rebounds a game as a senior...Shot 55.6 percent from the floor and 62.8 from the charity stripe...Scored a season-high 44 points against Baytown Lee HS last season...Top all-around game was 33 points, 21 rebounds, six steals and two blocked shots against Baytown Sterling HS...Also had 35 points, 14 rebounds and seven steals versus Baytown Westbrook HS.
Personal: Full name is Danielle Antoinette Crockrom... Nickname is ?Dee?...Daughter of Ricky and Debra Crockrom of Houston...Born February 11, 1981 in Houston...Is the oldest of three children: Ricquel is 15 and Darielle is 9...Majoring in telecommunications...Wants to become a sports broadcaster and play professional basketball...Chose Baylor over Texas, Arizona and Alabama...Selected Baylor because it was the best choice overall, the complete package...Likes to play basketball and talk on the phone in her spare time.
Crockrom's Career Stats
Season and Career Highs
|41 vs. Texas A&M (1/20)||-- Pts --||41 vs. Texas A&M (1/20)|
|23 vs. USC (12/20*)||-- Reb --||23 vs. USC (12/20/00)*|
|3 vs. Texas A&M (1/20)||-- Ast --||3 vs. KU (1/5/99); TAMU (1/20/01)|
|6 vs. OU, KSU||-- Stl --||6 vs. OU (1/13/01), KSU (2/28/01)|
|3 vs. Oral Roberts (12/30)||-- Bl --||5 vs. EWU (12/30/99)|
|38 vs. OU & Texas A&M||-- Min --||41 vs.Colorado (2/23/00)|
Double figure scoring games - 28 in 2000-01; 57 in career
20-point games - 8 in 2000-01; 14 in career
30-point games - 5 in 2000-01; 5 in career
40-point games - 1 in 2000-01; 1 in career
Double figure rebounding games - 19 in 2000-01; 28 in career
Double/doubles - 19 in 2000-01; 27 in career
20-rebound games - 3 in 2000-01; 3 in career