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Crystal Smith
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Crystal Smith

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Haughton, LA

High School:
Haughton

Height:
5-6

Position:
Guard

Birthdate:
03/12/1984

2005-06 Game-by-Game Statistics in PDF Format
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Hawk Items...
Selected by the Phoenix Mercury with the 32nd overall pick in the WNBA Draft... team tri-captain her junior and senior years... set or tied six single-game school records her senior year, establishing records in points (46) and free throw attempts (19) and matching records in field goal (1.000, 9-9) and free throw (1.000, 11-11) percentage, free throws made (15) and 3-pointers attempted (14)... competed on the 2005 Big Ten Foreign All-Stars Team... ranks second in Iowa junior single-season scoring (556), third in 3-pointers made (49) and fourth in steals (80)... finished her career ranked fifth in Iowa career steals (213) and 3-pointers made (116) and 14th in scoring (1,193)... ranks fourth in Iowa single-season free throw percentage (.850) and ninth in steals (2.4) and scoring (17.2) all established her senior year... ranks third in Iowa single-season senior 3-pointers made (50)... scored double figures 62 times in her career, including a combined 57 times her last two seasons... tallied a combined twenty 20-point games her last two years.

2005-06 as a Senior...
Consensus first team all-Big Ten honoree and also named to the league's all-defensive team... WBCA Region 6 All-America honoree... became the 22nd Hawkeye to score career point No. 1,000 in her 99th career game on Jan. 12, 2006 vs. Ohio State... named Big Ten Player of the Week (Nov. 28)... Odwalla Classic and KCRG-TV9 Hawkeye Challenge All-Tournament team selections... ranked fifth in Big Ten scoring (17.2), third in steals (2.41), sixth in free throw percentage (.850), seventh in assist/turnover ratio (1.44), eighth in 3-pointers made (1.72) and 13th in assists (3.38)... led Iowa in scoring 15-of-29 contests... scored 20 points or more nine times... played 40 minutes or more six times... attempted at least one free throw in all but two games... tallied 11 points and one assist in only 13 minutes of action in win over UW-Milwaukee... posted school records in points (46) and free throws attempted (19) and equaled a school record for foul shots made (15), established career highs in blocks (2), minutes (44) and field goals made (13) and attempted (29) and equaled a career high with eight rebounds in double overtime loss at Louisiana Tech... netted a team-high 15 points and collected five steals and two assists in loss to #22 Oklahoma... recorded a game-high 24 points, while equaling a school field goal percentage record (9-9, 1.000), and also grabbed five rebounds and dished out four assists in win over Rider... amassed a team-high 14 points and collected four rebounds, two blocks, two steals and four assists in win over UW-Green Bay... posted game highs in points (26) and steals (6) and also collected three assists and four rebounds in win over Vermont... recorded team highs in points (17) and assists (10) and also collected five rebounds and one block vs. #6 Rutgers... scored 13 points, dished out three assists and corralled four rebounds at Iowa State... netted a game-high 21 points (10-14 FG) and collected four assists and four steals in win over Drake... poured in a game-high 22 points and also collected two steals and two assists in win at Northern Iowa... tallied 13 points, six assists and two steals in win over Creighton... registered a team-high 14 points and blocked one shot at Indiana... amassed 27 points, seven rebounds, four steals and two assists in home win over Illinois... recorded 13 points and four steals and dished out a career-high nine assists in win at Michigan... registered 18 points, six assists, two steals and equaled a career high with eight rebounds in home win over #9 Michigan State... posted team highs in points (26) and steals (4) and also collected three rebounds and three assists in home loss to #8 Ohio State... collected 13 points and four rebounds in only 18 minutes of action in road win at Northwestern... scored 15 points, collected two assists and two rebounds and equaled a career high with six steals in win at Wisconsin... tallied 11 points and collected five rebounds and three assists in home loss to #12 Minnesota... netted a game-high 16 points and collected one steal, one rebound and one assist at Penn State... recorded four points, six rebounds and a game-high seven assists in victory over #8 Purdue... registered six points, two rebounds, two assists and a game-high four steals in home win over Northwestern... amassed a team-high 21 points, dished out four assists and collected two steals in loss at #7 Ohio State... posted 19 points, five assists, four steals and four rebounds in two-point loss at #14 Michigan State... scored 10 points and collected four rebounds, five assists and three steals in home win over Michigan... netted a game-high 23 points and collected three rebounds and two assists in victory at Illinois... tallied 14 points, three rebounds, three assists and three steals in home win over Indiana... recorded 10 points, three assists, two blocks, two rebounds and two steals in Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals loss to #16 Michigan State... amassed 17 points, four assists and two steals in NCAA First Round loss to #20 BYU.

2004-05 as a Junior...
Produced a +12.9 scoring increase from her sophomore to junior year, which ranked second in the nation... WNIT all-Tournament team... all-Big Ten third team selection by both the media and coaches... named MVP of the Hawkeye Challenge and Junkanoo Jam... named Big Ten co-Player of the Week (Dec. 20)... ranked fifth in Big Ten scoring (16.8), sixth in field goal percentage (.509), 11th in free throw percentage (.769) and fourth in steals (2.42)... scored double figures in 30-of-33 games, including totaling 20 points or more 11 times... ranked fourth in the conference in 20-point games scored (11)... ranked first in Big Ten juniors in overall field goal percentage (.509)... collected two or more steals 24 times... collected six steals in back-to-back games (UW-Milwaukee and Indiana)... tallied four steals in back-to-back Big Ten Tournament games (Michigan and Penn State)... tallied nine points, five rebounds and three steals vs. S. Illinois... amassed 26 points, bolstered by a perfect 7-7 shooting from the foul line vs. Missouri... scored 13 points and collected three steals and three rebounds vs. Florida... registered 11 points and grabbed seven rebounds vs. #21 Oklahoma... posted career highs in rebounds (8) and assists (8) and scored 17 points in win over Iowa State... scored a game-high 21 points and collected two steals and two assists in win over UNI... tallied 15 points, dished out a team-high five assists, pulled down six rebounds and collected a team-high two steals in win over Marquette... totaled a team-high 23 points (9-12 FG, 5-5 FT), collected three rebounds and five assists, playing in a career-high 40 minutes in overtime win at Creighton... poured in a game and career-high 33 points (12-16 FG, 7-8 FT) and grabbed six rebounds in win at Drake... netted 18 points and collected two steals, three rebounds and one block vs. Western Illinois... scored all 13 points in the second half, grabbed three rebounds and collected a game and career-best six steals at UW-Milwaukee... tallied a game-high 24 points, collected two rebounds and two assists and matched a career-high with six steals in home win over Indiana... collected 12 points, two rebounds, three assists and two steals in victory at Illinois... recorded nine points, four assists and three rebounds vs. Penn State... registered 11 points, three rebounds, two assists and one steal at #6 Michigan State... netted 10 points on a perfect 3-3 shooting from the field, including 2-2 from beyond the arc and, and 2-2 from the foul line at #5 Ohio State... collected 18 points, two rebounds and two steals in home win vs. Northwestern... posted 21 points (7-17 FG, 5-6 FT), five rebounds, two steals and six assists at #23 Purdue... posted team highs in points (19) and steals (4) and grabbed two rebounds in home win at Michigan... tallied 12 points, four rebounds, one block and two steals at #14 Minnesota... netted a team-high 20 points and collected a game-high three steals vs. Wisconsin... registered nine points, five rebounds and three assists in win at Northwestern... recorded 12 points, two rebounds, three assists and two steals in home loss to #2 Ohio State... scored a team-high 19 points and collected three rebounds and two assists in home loss to #9 Michigan State... collected 12 points, two rebounds, three steals and two assists in comeback win at Michigan... netted a game-high 22 points, hauled in six rebounds and collected two steals and three assists in home win over Illinois... posted 16 points and collected two rebounds, one block, one steal and a game-high four assists in road victory at Indiana... totaled 23 points, including matching a career high with four triples and also collected four steals, three rebounds and three assists in Big Ten Tournament triumph over Michigan... amassed 16 points, four assists, four steals and two rebounds in Big Ten Tournament loss to #23 Penn State... recorded 13 points, four rebounds and posted game highs in assists (6) and steals (5) vs. Creighton in the WNIT first round... netted a team-high 21 points and collected four assists and three steals at Nebraska in the WNIT second round... played all 40 minutes and tallied 20 points, three rebounds, two assists and two steals vs. Arkansas State in the WNIT quarterfinals... posted 18 points, four rebounds, six assists and three steals at Southwest Missouri State in the WNIT semifinals.

2003-04 as a Sophomore...
Played in all 29 games... scored 114 points (3.9), grabbed 65 rebounds (2.2) and ranked second on the team in steals (49)... collected two or more steals 14 times... ranked eighth in conference steals (1.94) -- highest ranked non-starter... scored in double figures three times... collected four or more rebounds seven times... tied a career high with 10 points, grabbed five offensive rebounds and collected a game-high three steals at Virginia Tech in the NCAA Tournament First Round... registered seven points and two steals vs. Michigan State in Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals... tallied four points and two rebounds in win at Illinois... netted seven points and grabbed one rebound at Purdue... collected four points, one assist and matched a career high with five steals in 20-point home win over No. 11 Minnesota... posted two points, two rebounds and a team-high four steals in a career-high 24 minutes of action in win at Indiana... tied career highs in points (10), rebounds (6) and assists (4) in home loss to Purdue... registered three points, two steals and two assists vs. Ohio State... recorded five points and three steals in win at Northwestern... scored eight points and collected four steals in win over Michigan... tallied four rebounds, two points and one steal in home victory over Wisconsin... posted four points, four steals, three assists and tied a career high with six rebounds in home win over Indiana... netted seven points, grabbed three rebounds and collected a career-high five steals at Minnesota... grabbed three rebounds and recorded one steal at Missouri... tied a career high with 10 points, blocked her first career shot, collected a career high four assists and grabbed four rebounds in home win over Illinois... dished out three assists and collected two steals vs. Creighton... recorded two steals and two rebounds in win over Drake... posted five points and two steals vs. Kansas State... netted four points and four rebounds at UNI... registered three points, one rebound, one steal and one assist at Marquette... tallied three points, two rebounds and two assists in double overtime loss at Iowa State... scored a career-high 10 points on 4-5 shooting from the field, including 2-2 from three-point range and collected four rebounds in the FIU Thanksgiving Classic championship game vs. Florida International... posted two points and two rebounds vs. Saint Joseph's... tallied two points, two rebounds and two steals vs. Butler.

2002-03 as a Freshman...
Played in 21 games... did not play the first seven games of the season due to an injured ankle... finished the season with 24 points (1.1 ppg), 16 rebounds (0.8 rpg) and 14 steals... tallied two points and two steals in the semifinals of the Big Ten Tournament vs. Purdue... collected one rebound and one steal in Iowa's quarterfinal win over Minnesota in the Big Ten Tournament... recorded a career-high three steals and converted a career-high 4-6 from the free throw line vs. Purdue... collected two points, one steal and tied a career high with one assist in win over Penn State... scored three points and tallied one steal and one assist vs. Wisconsin... collected two steals vs. Northwestern... scored four points in four minutes of action at Minnesota... swiped her first career steal vs. Missouri... collected three rebounds at Drake... scored five points, collected six rebounds, dished out one assist in 11 minutes of play in her first game of the year against Denver.

High School...
A Street & Smith All-America Honorable Mention while averaging 29.3 points her junior year at Haughton High School... a first team all-State Class 4A, all-Area, all-District and all-City her freshman though senior years... averaged 25.9 points per game and 4.3 steals per game in 30 games her senior season... averaged 26.2 ppg, 5.0 rpg and 5.0 spg in 119 games in her prep career... broke her high school's all-time scoring record... broke her city's career scoring record, which was previously set by Duke junior Alana Beard... also lettered in track and field... named her high school's 2002 Scholar Athlete of the Year... daughter of Assistant Coach Michael Morgan.

Personal...
Parents - Sheila Davis and Michael Morgan
Brothers - Jeremy Morgan and Steven, Phillip and Cardero Smith
Sisters - Mikaela and Cailyn Morgan and Cristina Smith
Major - African American World Studies

Personal Bests
Points: 46, at Louisiana Tech, 11/22/05
Rebounds: 8, three times, last vs. Michigan State, 1/9/06
FGM: 13, at Louisiana Tech, 11/22/05
FGA: 29, at Louisiana Tech, 11/22/05
FTM: 15, at Louisiana Tech, 11/22/05
FTA: 19, at Louisiana Tech, 11/22/05
Assists: 9, at Michigan, 1/5/06
Steals: 6, four times, last at Wisconsin, 1/19/06
Blocks: 2, four times, last vs. Michigan State, 3/3/06
Minutes: 44, at Louisiana Tech, 11/22/05

CAREER STATISTICS

YEARG/GSFG-APCT3-PTPCTFT-APCTRBAVGPF-FOASTOBKSTPTSAVG
Fresh.21/06-24.2502-13.15410-12.833160.816-0314013241.1
Soph.29/044-110.40015-49.30611-14.786652.252-033312491143.9
Junior33/33207-407.50949-136.36093-121.7691113.463-09610348055616.8
Senior29/29162-379.42750-148.338125-147.850973.354-09868127049917.2
TOTALS112/62419-920.455116-346.335239-294.8132892.6185-023021618213119310.7

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