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Chanelle Fox 5

Chanelle  Fox

RS Junior

Houston, Texas

High School:




Received a sixth year of eligibility from the NCAA ... Is a junior athletically, a graduate student academically.

2003-04: Underwent reconstructive surgery again on the right knee in July ... Sat out as a medical redshirt ... Graduated in May 2004 ... Inducted into the Lambda Pi Eta, a telecommunications honor society ... Worked with Inside Baylor Sports, a weekly athletic department television program, in the fall ... Named to the fall and spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.

As a junior (2002-03): Played in only four games last season before being sidelined by injuries.

As a sophomore (2001-02): Missed the last nine games of the season when she tore her ACL and dislocated her kneecap (right knee) in the first half of a game against Texas (Feb. 16) ... Underwent reconstructive surgery on April 1, 2002 ... Started in all 23 of the games she suited out for ... Sat out two games earlier in the season to rest sore knees (UCLA, Arkansas-Little Rock) ... Led the team in rebounding against Hawaii with 10 and against Air Force (7) ... Hauled down a career-tying 12 rebounds against Nebraska, all of which came in the first half ... Averaged 21.4 minutes, 4.3 points and 4.8 rebounds a game ... Is the team's best defensive player ... Has career highs of 13 points, 12 rebounds, six assists and six steals ... Named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll for the spring semester.

As a freshman (2000-01): Appeared in all 30 games, started 22 games her freshman season ... Often tasked with guarding the opponent's most prolific perimeter scorer ... She consistently held the opposition to under their scoring average ... Led the team in rebounding twice (Kansas and Texas) ... Averaged 23.3 minutes a game in Big 12 action, as opposed to 13.0 minutes in non-conference action ... Concluded season averaging 4.8 points, 3.7 rebounds and 20.2 minutes a game ... Started the most games for a Baylor freshman since Toya Ellis started 28 games at point guard in the `95-96 season ... Ranks No. 3 in steals (53) by a Baylor freshman ...Named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll for the spring semester.

Before Baylor: Came to Baylor from Houston's Westfield High School ... Played basketball for Susan Smith as a prep ... Earned three letters in basketball ... Averaged 15.1 points, 7.6 rebounds. 6.0 steals and 4.5 assists as a senior ... Twice named USA Today Honorable Mention All-America ... Earned first-team Texas Girls Coaches Association ... All-State honors twice and was named first-team Texas Association of Basketball Coaches All-State as a junior and second-team her senior season ... Twice named first-team all-region ... Named first-team All-Greater Houston as a senior and named first-team All-District 16-5A three times ... Honored as District MVP as a senior ... Earned all-star recognition as a senior by both the TGCA and TABC ... .Was named Westfield High School's Defensive Player of the Year three straight years and school MVP as a senior ... Turned in the school's first quadruple double with 12 points, 11 rebounds, 10 assists and 12 steals ... Named Female Athlete of the Year as a senior.

Personal: Full name is Chanelle Erica Fox ... Nickname is "Nelle" ... Daughter of Charles and Aileen Fox ... Born Aug. 14, 1982 in Georgetown, Guyana ... Has two brothers, Esmund (24) and Charles (16) ... Majoring in telecommunications ... Selected Baylor over Stephen F. Austin, Tulane, Fordham and Southwest Texas State ... Chose Baylor because of it's great academic reputation and the comradery among team members ... Likes to shop, surf the web, talk on the phone and hang out with friends in her spare time ... Was a member of Health Occupations for Students of America, Future Business Leaders of America and the Art Society in high school ... Graduated with a 3.77 grade point average.

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