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Kristina Higgins 44

Kristina  Higgins


El Paso, Texas

High School:
Chapin HS





Baylor, Iowa State WBB Postgame Notes

Baylor 79, Iowa State 47


No. 13 WBB Routs Utah State, 99-43

Khadijiah Cave led the Bears with 18 points and 11 rebounds.


Baylor, Iowa State Postgame Quotes

Baylor 89, Iowa State 51


No. 7 WBB Handles Texas Tech, 75-58

Bears beat Red Raiders on Wednesday night.


No. 12 WBB Knocks Off No. 8 Oklahoma State, 69-66 in OT

Odyssey Sims converted a three-point play with 3.8 seconds remaining to give Baylor a win


Baylor vs. South Florida, 66-63

NCAA Basketball: Baylor squares off against South Florida at Ferrell Center.


Women's Basketball vs. USF 11/19/15



Baylor vs. UT Arlington

Baylor vs. UT Arlington


Women's Basketball vs Arkansas-Monticello - 11/09/2015



Baylor Lady Bears 11/3/15

Baylor Lady Bears 11/3/15

• Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll (Fall 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015)
• Academic All-Big 12 Second Team (2015)
• Basketball Travelers Classic All-Tournament Team (2015)

INTANGIBLES... Graduated in August 2015 ... Pursuing a graduate degree in sport pedagogy.

2014-15 [JUNIOR]...
Earned the team's Most Improved Player Award ... Saw action in 34 games with 12 starts to her credit ... Six points and career-high-tying two blocks in 14 minutes vs. Northwestern State ... Led the team in rebounding vs. Iowa State with nine, dished out a career-high four assists ... Poured in a career-high 19 points and tallied nine rebounds vs. Prairie View A&M ... Solid performance vs. SFA, 6p/6r/2bl ... At Ole Miss, hauled down 10 rebounds, her second double-digit effort of the season and third career effort ... Also added eight points and two assists at Ole Miss ... Recorded 15 points and eight rebounds, while hitting 7-of-9 from the floor, in 19 minutes of action vs. UT-Pan Am ... Name to the Basketball Travelers Classic All-tournament team ... Tallied second career double-double with 16 points and 10 rebounds vs. Utah State ... 11 points and eight rebounds vs. Stetson ... Recorded 11 points, eight rebounds, two steals vs. Stetson ... Tallied second career double-double with career-high 16 points and 10 rebounds vs. Utah State ... Played 14 minutes and scored eight points and hauled down seven rebounds vs. Oral Roberts ... Named to the spring semester Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll ... Second-team Academic All-Big 12 selection.

2013-14 [SOPHOMORE]...
Played in all 37 of Baylor's games, started in one (Houston Baptist) ... Tallied six points and nine rebounds vs. Kansas ... 10 points at TCU, hitting 4-of-5 shots, first double-digit scoring effort in a Big 12 game ... Recorded nine points and a team-high seven rebounds in 18 minutes vs. Iowa State ... Hauled down seven rebounds, a career-high in Big 12 games, at Texas Tech, was 3-3 from the floor and also dished out a career-high two assists and blocked a shot in 17 minutes off the bench ... Made first career start vs. Houston Baptist, hauled down eight rebounds .... Scored six points and hauled down eight rebounds while playing a career-high 26 minutes in BU's quadruple overtime loss to #5 Kentucky ... Tallied eight points and seven rebounds vs. San Jose State ... Scored nine points, pulled in six rebounds and blocked two shots vs. UTSA ... Hauled down a game-high eight rebounds and scored seven points vs. Northwestern State ... Recorded first career double-double with career-high 14 points and led team with career-high 11 rebounds vs. Savannah State ... Tallied nine points and six rebounds vs. Nicholls State ... Recorded career highs in both scoring and rebounding vs. Grambling with 11 points and nine rebounds, also added two blocks ... Named to both fall and spring semester Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.

2012-13 [FRESHMAN]...
Played in 29 of 36 games this season, averaging 4.7 minutes per game ... Played 10 minutes in collegiate debut vs. Lamar, was 2-of-3 from the floor, scored four points and hauled down four rebounds ... Played a career high 14 minutes vs. Liberty ... Scored a career-high seven points vs. Rice ... Six points in eight minutes of action vs. Southeastern Louisiana ... Career highs with eight points and five rebounds vs. TCU.

Averaged 18.8 points, 11.1 rebounds, 4.4 blocks and 2.5 assists per game as a senior at El Paso's John L. Chapin High School ... Led the Huskies to three district and four bi-district championships ... Huskies, coached by Marlee Webb, were 32-1 in 2012 ... Named to the 2012 TABC All-Star game and received all-State recognition as well ... Earned TABC all-region, all-state and Academic All-State honors ... Ranked No. 57 overall and No. 9 at her position by ESPN HoopGurlz ... Named All-City Girls Basketball Co-Player of the Year by El Paso Times.

Full name is Kristina Jasmine Higgins ... Daughter of Kelvin and Veronica Higgins of El Paso, Texas ... Born Feb. 4, 1994, in Columbus, S.C. ... Has an older brother, Jay ... Chose Baylor because of the great academics and program ... Selected Baylor over Texas Tech and UTEP ... Hobbies include shopping, sleeping and playing Xbox ... Plans on playing professional basketball after graduation ... Played AAU ball for DFW Elite.

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