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Lindsay  Palmer


Tulsa, Okla.

High School:
Tulsa Union HS





304 Named to Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll

65 earn perfect 4.0 grade-point averages for spring semester.


On A Mission: Sports Ministry Sending 45 Back to Kenya

Stay up-to-date with Baylor Sports Ministry team with blog postings at


36 Student-Athletes Honored at Banquet

Academic excellence and community service recognized at annual awards banquet.


2012 Lady Bear Appreciation Banquet Celebrates Season

BU's four seniors honored, team awards announced.


Post Game Notes


Baylor WBB Visits the White House

Baylor WBB Visits the White House


NCAA Women's Basketball National Championship



WBB: Baylor Preps for Notre Dame

WBB: Baylor Preps for Notre Dame


WBB: Baylor vs. Stanford (Final Four)

WBB: Baylor vs. Stanford (Final Four)


Baylor Lady Bears NCAA vs UCSB, 3/18/2012

Baylor Lady Bears NCAA vs UCSB, 3/18/2012


Graduated May 2011 (in just three years) ... Working on her master's degree in public health/community health education ... Traveled to Kenya for the fourth straight summer as part of a Baylor sports ministry team that painted and performed repair work on a rehab house and hosted several sports clinics in Nairobi.

2011-12 [SENIOR]...
Played in 31 of 40 games ... Sat out vs. Chattanooga due to a sprained ankle ... Dished out four assists vs. both Texas Southern and Mississippi Valley State ... Saw action in 14 of 18 Big 12 games ... Tallied three points, two rebounds an assist and a steal in NCAA Championship first round game vs. UC Santa Barbara, the trey, a 30-footer that hit nothing but net with 53 seconds to play, was her first trey of the season ... Named Academic All-Big 12 (first team) ... Recipient of the NCAA's Elite 89 Award for women's basketball.

2010-11 [JUNIOR]...
Earned the team's Academic Award ... Saw action in 23 of 37 games including nine of 16 Big 12 contests ... Dished out season-high four assists in two games ... Played a season-high 16 minutes vs. SLU ... Earned lone season start, third of her career, vs. UT-Pan American ... Tallied a career-high six steals vs. UT-Pan American in a season-high 20 minutes of play ... Saw first Big 12 action of season vs. Oklahoma State ... Named to fall 2010 and spring 2011 Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll, posted a 4.0 GPA ... First-team Academic All-Big 12 ... Earned one of the league's Dr. Gerald Lage Academic Awards ... Named to the Dean's List for fall semester ... Averaged 1.5 points and 1.3 rebounds a game.

2009-10 [SOPHOMORE]...
Earned the NCAA's Elite 88 award (top GPA among Final Four teams) at the Women's Final Four in San Antonio ... Academic All-Big 12 first team ... Averaged 1.4 points and 1.5 rebounds in 22 games as a sophomore with two starts (Texas Tech, Oklahoma State) ... Saw one minute of NCAA Tournament action vs. both Fresno State and No. 1 Connecticut ... In second career start, vs. No. 17 Oklahoma State in Waco, did not score, but dished out four assists and grabbed three rebounds in 11 minutes with no turnovers ... Made first career start against Tech Tech, and registered five points, four rebounds and two assists in 23 minutes ... Tallied a season-high nine points in a career-high 25 minutes off the bench at No. 20 Iowa State; also had five assists and four rebounds vs. the Cyclones ... Missed five games (Nebraska thru Kansas State) with mono ... Two points, three rebounds, two assists and a pair of steals in 15 minutes vs. Texas State ... Had six points, a career-high 10 rebounds and a career-best six assists in 15 minutes vs. Jacksonville State ... Played 11 minutes off the bench vs. Tennessee Tech and tallied four points, one rebound, an assist and a steal ... Named to fall 2009 Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll & Baylor Dean's List.

2008-09 [FRESHMAN]...
True freshman guard played in 16 games off the bench, averaging 2.4 points and 0.8 rebounds ... Registered a perfect 4.0 grade-point average for both fall and spring semester, the only Lady Bear to achieve that feat ... Named to fall and spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll and Baylor's dean's list both semesters ... Lady Bears were 5-0 on season when she scored five or more points ... Did not score in two minutes off the bench vs. No. 7 Louisville in Sweet 16, her lone postseason appearance as a rookie ... Four points and one rebound in eight minutes at Kansas ... Did not register any statistics in brief appearance at No. 16 Texas ... Played eight minutes vs. Texas Tech to record her longest Big 12 stint (eight total minutes in first two Big 12 appearances) ... Collected a career-high two steals in six minutes vs. Missouri ... Did not register any statistics in her first career Big 12 appearance, a two-minute stint vs. No. 22 Oklahoma State ... Netted career-high 10 points in eight minutes vs. Texas State ... Totaled five points and a career-high four rebounds in eight minutes vs. UT-Pan American ... Had six points in 14 minutes against Central Florida ... Tallied five points and one rebound in 14 minutes vs. Stephen F. Austin ... Had nine points in season-high 17 minutes vs. Florida Atlantic in Lady Bear debut.

Led Tulsa's Union High School to Class 6A state championship ... The Redskins finished the 2008 season with an unblemished 27-0 mark, thus becoming the only undefeated team in Oklahoma and only the second team to go undefeated and win a state championship ... Averaged 15.3 points, 6.2 assists and 5.8 rebounds per contest ... Tallied 1,827 points in her four-year prep career ... First-team all-state, Miss Basketball All-American ... Class 6A State Tournament All-Tournament team ... Oklahoma Girls Basketball Coaches Association (OGBCA) All-State .... OGBCA Academic All-State ... Oklahoma Coaches Association All-State ... Frontier Conference MVP and Academic All-Conference ... Named to the Girls Super Five by The Oklahoman ... Was a two-year starter at Memorial HS prior to transferring to Union HS.

Full name is Lindsay NiCole Palmer ... Daughter of David and Lisa Palmer of Bixby, Okla. ... Born Aug. 30, 1990, in Tulsa, Okla. ... Has an older brother - Drew (21) ... Mother is a teacher and basketball coach at Tulsa Union High School and played basketball at Oklahoma's Northeastern State ... Chose Baylor because of its great atmosphere for both academics and athletics ... Graduated 35th in a class of 863 ... Entered Baylor with 33 college credits through advanced placement testing and concurrent enrollment (Tulsa CC) ... Plans on working in the drug rehabilitation field after graduation ... Majoring in Psychology.

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