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 Becky Gottstein 54
Becky Gottstein
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Albany, N.Y.

High School:
Albany High School

Height:
6-1

Position:
Forward

01/25/2014

Women's Basketball To Host Wake Forest On Sunday

Eagles to honor Alumni at halftime

01/23/2014

Becky Gottstein Holden Named ACC Legend

ACC honors former Eagles forward

12/27/2013

Women's Basketball To Play Former Rival Providence on Sunday Afternoon

Eagles travel to Providence for a 3 p.m. tilt

11/08/2013

Women's Basketbal To Host No. 3 Stanford In Home Opener

Eagles-Cardinal at Conte Forum at 1 p.m.

All-America Candidate

2001-02 (Redshirt)
A preseason All-BIG EAST choice?Played only four games before being sidelined permanently with multiple stress fractures?In those four games, was the team's leading scorer twice?Averaged 12.3 points and 5.8 rebounds in limited action?Recorded her 1,000th career point against Tennessee?Had two 20+ point games?.Has performed the double-double 23 times in her career?Has scored 20+ points 14 times in her career?Currently ranked third in rebounds (645), ninth in free throws made (235), ninth in free throws attempted (337) and tenth in points (1045) among Boston College players.

2000-01 (Junior)
An All-BIG EAST second team selection?Appeared in 24 games, making 22 starts...Played in all 16 BIG EAST games, making 15 starts...Led the team with 15.4 points and 8.1 rebounds per game?Named the team's MVP at the annual awards banquet?Had five 20+ point games and 18 double-figure scoring games...Had nine double-figure rebounding games?Against Duke, had 15 points and 11 rebounds for her 15th career double-double and first of the season?Had her second double-double of the season with a team-high 16 points and a game-high 10 rebounds against Purdue...Against Buffalo, recorded her third double-double of the season with a game-high 23 points and game-high 12 rebounds...Had her fourth double-double with 16 points and 11 against Georgetown?Had 20 points and tied a career-high 16 rebounds against Rutgers for her fifth double-double of the season...Recorded her 500th career rebound in the Rutgers game...Netted a season-high 24 points against Virginia Tech...Led the Eagles in scoring for the eighth time in 14 games after netting 19 points and grabbing 12 rebounds against Villanova?Had her fourth 20+ point game of the season with 23 against Georgetown, where she also grabbed 14 rebounds for her eighth double-double of the season?Had accumulated the double-double by half time with 10 points and 10 rebounds...Scored a season-high 25 points against Pittsburgh...Twice named BIG EAST Co-Player of the Week?Scored in double-figures in 15 straight games (Jan. 6 - Feb. 27), the longest stretch of her career?A Street & Smith preseason All-America honorable mention pick...Ranked among the overall BIG EAST leaders in several categories: scoring (fourth - 15.4 ppg), rebounding (third - 8.1 rpg), field goal percentage (third - .509), free throw percentage (12th - .758) and defensive rebounds (second - 5.83 per game)...Ranked high in BIG EAST games only: scoring (second - 17.8 ppg), rebounding (second - 9.2 rpg), field goal percentage (fourth - .542), free throw percentage (10th - .770), offensive rebounds (13th - 2.44 per game) and defensive rebounds (second - 6.81 per game)...Shot a career-best 75.8 percent from the free throw line (100-for-132)...At season's end, ranked fifth on the Boston College career rebounding chart with 622 boards in three years.

1999-2000 (Sophomore)
Started the first 18 games and averaged 32.2 minutes, before being sidelined with a stress fracture of the talus bone in the right ankle...Prior to the injury, was second on the team in scoring with an average of 13.1 points?Led the Eagles, and the BIG EAST Conference, in rebounding with an average of 10.0 per game...After missing 12 games, returned to action in the BIG EAST Tournament first-round game against West Virginia and scored seven points and grabbed nine rebounds...Averaged 14.7 points and 7.7 rebounds in three BIG EAST Tournament games...Netted 18 points and added seven rebounds against Georgetown...Led the Eagles with 19 points and pulled down seven rebounds against Connecticut...Finished the season with an average of 14.1 points and 9.6 rebounds...Shot 52 percent (132-254) from the field and 64.2 percent (61-95) from the line...Named BIG EAST Co-Player of the Week three times...Recorded eight double-doubles...Named MVP of the State Farm Classic...Pumped in a career-high 26 points and tied her career-high of 16 rebounds against Kent State...Netted 23 points and grabbed 15 rebounds against Villanova...Registered her first double-double of the season against Georgia, netting 14 points and adding 11 rebounds...Also recorded a double-double against Illinois with 12 points and 10 rebounds...Named to the Preseason WNIT All-Tournament team...Averaged 22.5 points and 8.5 rebounds in the two NCAA Tournament games...Scored 20 points and grabbed six rebounds against Nebraska...Led the Eagles with 25 points and 11 rebounds against Virginia.

1998-99 (Freshman)
Named to the BIG EAST All-Rookie Team...Six-time BIG EAST Rookie of the Week...Started 15 of 29 games...Registered seven double-doubles...Led the team with an average of 7.1 rebounds per game...Third on the team in scoring with an average of 10.4 points...Scored in double figures in 17 games...Averaged 24.1 minutes in 29 games...Averaged 11.7 points and 7.4 rebounds in 18 BIG EAST games...Led the team in field goal percentage (57.5), connecting on 119-of-207 attempts...Shot 64.9 percent (63-97) from the line...Fifth in the BIG EAST Conference in field goal percentage...11th in the BIG EAST in rebounding...Scored 23 points and grabbed 12 rebounds against Ohio State in the NCAA Tournament...Netted 20 points in three NCAA tournament games...Registered her first career double-double in her first career start, netting 20 points and grabbing 14 rebounds against San Diego...Registered the second double-double of her career against Notre Dame (12 points, career-high 16 rebounds)...Scored 16 points and grabbed 12 rebounds against Syracuse...Netted 14 points and pulled down 11 rebounds against Georgetown to record her fourth double-double of the season...Registered 10 points and 14 rebounds against Seton Hall...Also netted 20 points and recorded 11 rebounds against St. John's for her sixth double-double of the season...Named to the Women's Basketball News Service All-Freshman second team.

High School
Team MVP as a junior and senior...America's Best second-team All-American...Finished her career at Albany High with 1,751 points and 1,115 rebounds...Averaged 25.6 points and 16.1 rebounds as a senior...A first-team all-state selection in 1997 and 1998...Channel 13 all-area selection as a junior and senior and named Channel 13's Player of the Year in 1998...Times Union Player of the Year in 1997 and 1998...Two-time Times Union all-area selection...Troy Record Female Player of the Year in 1997 and 1998...Two-time Troy Record all-area selection?Schenectady Gazette Player of the Year in 1997 and 1998...Two-time Schenectady Gazette all-area selection...Big Ten Conference MVP as a junior and senior...New York Class A MVP in 1997...Section II Class "A" MVP as a junior and senior...Named to the Columbia all-tournament team as a junior...Also earned all-tournament honors at the Hoosick Falls Tournament... A member of the school's honor roll all four years...Also competed on the softball and soccer teams at Albany High...Two-time MVP of the softball team...Soccer rookie of the year.

Personal
Born on January 31, 1980 in Albany, New York?Daughter of Linda and Carl Gottstein?Has two sisters, Carolyn (20) and Emily (16)?Graduated in May 2002 from the Lynch School of Education with a degree in elementary education?Currently working on a master's degree in the James A Woods College of Advancing Studies.

Gottstein's Career Statistics:

YearGP-GSMinFGM-FGAPct.3FGM-3FGAPct.FTM-FTAPct.Off-DefREB-Avg.ASTSTBKPts.-Avg.
1998-9929-15700119-207.5750-0.00063-97.64979-128207-7.131242301-10.4
BIG EAST18-1149080-143.5590-0.00050-75.66746-88134-7.424171210-11.7
1999-0023-20726132-254.5200-0.00061-95.64271-149220-9.623131325-14.1
BIG EAST4-413827-48.5630-0.00016-20.80013-3043-10.840070-17.5
2000-0124-22781135-265.5090-0.000100-132.75855-140195-8.126134370-15.4
BIG EAST 16-15566104-193.5420-0.00077-100.77039-109148-9.31583285-17.8
2001-024-08319-33.5760-0.00011-13.8468-1523-5.850249-12.3
BIG EAST 0-000-0.0000-0.0000-0.0000-00-00000-0
Totals80-572290405-759.5340-0.000235-337.697213-432645-8.1854991045-13.1
BIG EAST38-301194211-384.5500-0.000143-195.72098-227325-8.643254565-14.9

Gottstein's Career Highs - All Games
Points: 26 vs. Kent State (12/4/99)
FG made: 11 vs. three opponents, most recently vs. Pittsburgh (2/24/01)
FG attempted: 18 vs. two opponents, most recently vs. Pittsburgh (2/24/01)
3-pt. FG made: None
3-pt. FG attempted: None
FT made: 12 vs. Georgetown (1/6/01)
FT attempted: 14 vs. Georgetown (1/6/01)
Off. Rebounds: 9 vs. San Diego (12/19/98)
Def. Rebounds: 14 vs. Villanova (12/8/99)
Total Rebounds: 16 vs. three opponents, most recently vs. Rutgers (1/13/01)
Assists: 5 vs. Pittsburgh (2/23/99)
Steals: 3 vs. three opponents, most recently vs. Connecticut (3/6/00)
Blocks: 1 vs. seven opponents, most recently vs. Seton Hall (2/14/01)
Minutes: 45 vs. two opponents, most recently vs. Pittsburgh (2/24/01)

Gottstein's Career Highs - BIG EAST Regular Season Games
Points: 25 vs. Pittsburgh (2/24/01)
FG made: 11 vs. Pittsburgh (2/24/01)
FG attempted: 18 vs. Pittsburgh (2/24/01)
3-pt. FG made: None
3-pt. FG attempted: None
FT made: 12 vs. Georgetown (1/6/01)
FT attempted: 14 vs. Georgetown (1/6/01)
Off. Rebounds: 7 vs. two opponents, most recently vs. St. John's (1/12/00)
Def. Rebounds: 14 vs. Villanova (12/8/99)
Total Rebounds: 16 vs. two opponents, most recently vs. Rutgers (1/13/01)
Assists: 5 vs. Pittsburgh (2/23/99)
Steals: 2 vs. nine opponents, most recently vs. Notre Dame (2/3/01)
Blocks: 1 vs. four opponents, most recently vs. Seton Hall (2/14/01)
Minutes: 45 vs. two opponents, most recently vs. Pittsburgh (2/24/01)

Gottstein's 2001-02 Season Highs*
Points: 24 vs. Quinnipiac (12/16/01)
FG made: 9 vs Quinnipiac (12/16/01)
FG attempted: 12 vs. Tennessee (12/5/01)
3-pt. FG made: None
3-pt. FG attempted: None
FT made: 6 vs. Quinnipiac (12/16/01)
FT attempted: 8 vs. Quinnipiac (12/16/01)
Off. Rebounds: 4 vs. Tennessee (12/5/01)
Def. Rebounds: 5 vs. Oakland University (12/10/01)
Total Rebounds: 8 vs. Tennessee (122/5/01)
Assists: 3 vs. Buffalo (12/8/01)
Steals: None
Blocks: 1 vs. two opponents, most recently vs. Oakland University (12/10/01)
Minutes: 30 vs. Tennessee (12/5/01)
*Due to injury, Gottstein played only four games during the 2001-02 season.

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