Baylor Women's Basketball vs. North Texas - 11/10/2006
As a junior (2008-09): Baylor's all-time blocked shots leader with 210 rejections, which is also good for No. 7 on the Big 12's career chart, is the Lady Bears' leading scorer (15.1 ppg) and rebounder (8.1 rpg) as a junior ... Over the last eight games, she's averaged 18.5 points and 8.8 rebounds per contest, while shooting 62.6 percent from the field and blocking 31 shots ... One of two Lady Bears to start every 2008-09 game, joining Jhasmin Player, Wilson has recorded 44 of Baylor's 66 blocks on the season ... Has recorded at least one block in 13 straight games with a high of six vs. No. 2 Stanford, five vs. Lamar and UT-Pan American, and four vs. Samford and Texas State ... 12 multi-block games on season ... Ranks No. 2 in the Big 12 and No. 9 nationally in blocks (3.1 bspg) ... Also ranks 34th nationally in field goal percentage (.537) ... Ranks among the Big 12 leaders in scoring (No. 7, 15.1 ppg), rebounding (No. 4, 8.1 rpg), field goal percentage (No. 4) and offensive rebounds (No. 2, 4.4 orpg) ... Has a team-high five double-doubles on year, all of which have come over the last eight games ... 16 points, six rebounds, three blocks and a season-high tying three steals in 33 minutes at Colorado ... Career-high 26 points, seven rebounds and four blocks in 26 minutes vs. Texas State ... Had 15 points, a season-high tying 11 rebounds and three blocks in 24 minutes at Oregon ... Season-highs of 23 points and 11 rebounds to go with five blocks in 25 minutes vs. UT-Pan American ... Totaled 19 points, 10 rebounds and four blocks in a season-high 37 minutes vs. Samford ... Had a then-season-high 19 points and 10 rebounds in 22 minutes vs. Lamar ... Tallied 12 points and five rebounds vs. St. John's; 18 points and 10 rebounds vs. Wisconsin ... Also registered double-figure scoring games vs. Central Florida (12 points), at Rice (13), No. 2 Stanford (12) and Florida Atlantic (12) ... Earned 2008 Paradise Jam, Island Division, All-Tournament honors ... Has grabbed five more rebounds in every 2008-09 start ... Lady Bears are 11-1 on season when she scores in double figures, 39-5 all-time when she scores 10-or-more points ... Baylor is also 11-2 all-time when Wilson produces a double-double, 4-1 in 2008-09 ... More than half (61) of her 113 rebounds on season have come off the offensive glass.
As a sophomore (2007-08): Sophomore post Danielle Wilson's became Baylor's all-time blocked shots leader with a 2-rejection effort vs. No. 20 Oklahoma State and now has 163 career snuffs ... The Big 12's No. 3 shot-blocker (2.66 bspg) also ranks No. 18 in rebounding (6.6 rpg), No. 6 in offensive rebounds (2.86 orpg), T-No. 13 in double-doubles (5) and No. 28 in scoring (10.2 ppg) ... Leads Lady Bears in FG percentage (.515) and blocks (77), is No. 2 in rebounding and No. 5 in scoring ... Her 77 blocks rank No. 2 on BU single-season list and are 10 shy of surpassing own school-record set last year ... Returned to starting line-up vs. Texas in Big 12 Championship, responded with 4 points, 3 rebounds and 2 blocks in 25 minutes ... Had 11 points and 11 rebounds in 28 minutes off bench vs. No. 20 Oklahoma State to record 5th double-double of season ... 6 points, 6 blocks and 4 rebounds in 35 minutes off the bench at No. 20 Texas A&M ... Contributed 5 points and 4 rebounds vs. Colorado ... Came off the bench for 1st time this season vs. No. 10 Oklahoma (0 points, 2 rebounds) ... Registered 18 points, 7 rebounds and 4 blocks vs. Texas Tech ... Tallied 10 points and 9 rebounds at No. 18 Kansas State ... Had 11 points vs. No. 25 Texas ... Totaled 10 points, 6 rebounds and 5 blocks vs. Nebraska ... 16 points, 6 rebounds and 3 blocks at Missouri ... Tallied 7 blocks at No. 11 Oklahoma ... Registered 4th double-double of season, a 16-point, 11-rebound effort vs. No. 13 Texas A&M ... Returned to starting lineup at Texas Tech and totaled 4 points, no rebounds and 1 block in 17 minutes ... Had played 46 consecutive games prior to missing Texas State contest (sprained ankle vs. North Carolina A&T) ... 11 points and 5 blocks vs. Rice ... Had back-to-back double-doubles--19 points and a career-high 14 rebounds vs. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi followed by 15-point, 10-rebound outing at St. John's ... Nearly missed a triple-double against Oregon with 9 points, 10 rebounds and a school single-game record 9 blocks in 30 minutes ... At Southeast Missouri State, tallied 12 points, 12 rebounds and 6 blocks in career-high 36 minutes ... Totaled 10 points and 4 rebounds vs. No. 12 Cal ... 21 points in 28 minutes vs. UT-Pan American ... Had 17 points and 9 rebounds vs. Prairie View A&M ... Registered 16 points and 8 rebounds vs. Howard ... Named to 2007 Basketball Travelers Tip-Off All-Tournament team ... Lady Bears are 27-3 all-time when she records a double-figure scoring game, including 14-1 in 2007-08 ... Has grabbed 5 or more rebounds in 19 of 29 games on year and been credited with at least 1 block in 24 contests with 2 or more in 17 games ... Averages 11.1 points in BU wins compared to 6.7 in losses.
As a freshman (2006-07): True freshman post was named to the 2006-07 coaches Big 12 All-Freshman team ... Her 86 blocked shots on the year were a school single-season record; stood No. 4 on the Big 12 single-season list and rank No. 9 on the Baylor career chart ... Ranked No. 2 in Big 12 (tops among league freshmen) and No. 20 nationally with 2.53 blocks per game ... Also finished No. 7 in Big 12 in field goal percentage (.519, the best mark among league freshmen) and No. 14 in offensive rebounds (2.35 orpg) ... In league games-only statistics, she finished No. 3 in blocked shots (1.75 bspg) ... No. 2 among Big 12 freshmen in rebounding (4.9 rpg) and No. 7 in scoring (8.4 ppg) ... Baylor's fourth-leading scorer and third-best rebounder led the 2006-07 Lady Bears in field goal percentage and ranked No. 3 in offensive rebounds (80) and T-No. 4 in defensive caroms (87) ... Baylor was 13-2 on the season when she scored in double figures ... Tallied a career-high 24 points and nine rebounds against Arkansas-Pine Bluff ... 22 points and eight bards vs. Sam Houston State ... Her first double-double was an 11-point, 10-rebound performance against No. 9 LSU, then she had a 12-point, career-high 12-board game vs. North Carolina A&T for her second ... Two-time 2006-07 Big 12 Rookie of the Week (Jan. 8 and Nov. 13) ... Totaled 14 points twice--vs. North Texas and at No. 22 Nebraska, the latter in a career-high 26 minutes, had 13 once (at Kansas), 11 vs. Kansas in Big 12 Championship quarterfinal victory and 10 vs. Chattanooga in opening-round NCAA Tournament win ... Also had six rebounds, two blocks and a pair of assists in 20 minutes vs. the Lady Mocs ... Collected seven points and a rebound in 15 minutes vs. No. 18 North Carolina State ... Made first career start vs. No. 25 Kansas State (two points and three rebounds in 12 minutes), then drew second start at No. 12 Oklahoma (four points, seven rebounds and four blocks in a career-high tying 26 minutes) ... Grabbed five or more rebounds in 18 games with three double-digit efforts (12 vs. North Carolina A&T, 10 vs. both No. 9 LSU and Texas Tech) ... Blocked at least one shot in 32 games (including at least one snuff in the first 27 games of her collegiate career), with two or more rejections 25 times and a high of six vs. No. 22 BYU, which equaled the second-best one-game total in school history, and five four times (vs. North Texas, No. 12 Purdue, North Carolina A&T, and at No. 19 Texas A&M) ... Preseason WNIT All-Tournament selection after averaging 9.0 points, 7.0 rebounds and blocking a tourney record 20 shots (eight more than OU's Courtney Paris rejected in 2005 event) ... Averaged 8.9 points and 5.1 rebounds in wins compared to 6.9 points and 4.4 rebounds in losses ... Named to the fall Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
Before Baylor: Participated in volleyball and basketball as a prep at St. John the Baptist High School ... Played for Ted Oberg in high school ... Tabbed a McDonald's High School All-American in 2006, thus becoming the Lady Bears' first McDonald's All-American ... Selected to the 2006 Parade Magazine All-America fourth-team ... Honored as a Street & Smith's All-America fourth team member and honorable mention in 2004 and 2005 ... Named the Catholic High School Co-Player of the Year in 2004, 2005 and Player of the Year in 2006 ... Took MVP honors at Bay Shore varsity in eighth and ninth grade and was named MVP at St. John's as a sophomore and senior ... Named to the Madison Square Garden Network Tri-State first-team in 2005 and 2006 ... Tallied 2,058 points and more than 1,000 rebounds in three prep seasons ... Holds the career points record at St. John the Baptist for boys and girls ... Averaged 29.1 points, 20.2 rebounds, 3.4 assists, 3.7 steals and 5.5 blocks a game as a senior ... In three prep seasons, her teams posted a 66-12 record ... Three-time all-league selection in volleyball ... Participated in the high jump, 1,600-meter relay and triple jump as a freshman at Bay Shore High School ... Averaged 5.6 points and 4.0 rebounds as a member of the 2005 USA Youth Development Festival White Team that went 2-3 and earned the silver medal ... 2006 USA U18 National Team Alternate.
Personal: Full name is Danielle Lear Wilson ... Nickname is "Big D" ... Daughter of Johnny and Linda Wilson of Bay Shore, N.Y. ... Born May 17, 1988, in Bay Shore, N.Y. ... Has one brother, Jamaal (24) ... Mother is a graduate of Adelphi University where she played four years of college basketball and one season of softball ... Her father played college basketball at State University of Old Westbury (Long Island, N.Y.) for three seasons before being sidelined due to a knee injury ... Telecommunication major ... Selected Baylor over Temple, Maryland, Notre Dame and Virginia ... Chose Baylor because of coach Mulkey and the family atmosphere of the team ... Enjoys spending time with family, going bowling and hanging out with friends in her spare time ... 2006 graduate of St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School in West Islip, N.Y., where she earned cum laude honors in 2004-05 ... Active Peer Ministry and Peer Mediation ... Would like to enter the business and sports marketing career field upon graduation ... Plays the piano and viola ... Was a baton twirler from kindergarten through ninth grade ... Wears No. 11 because it is close to her mother's old number of 12.