Weaver Receives Honorable Mention Recognition
Deanna Weaver in MW Championship game vs. New Mexico.
April 7, 2015

BOISE, Idaho - Boise State's Deanna Weaver has received Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) Honorable Mention All-America recognition. Weaver is the third Bronco all-time to reach honorable mention status, one step from earning All-America honors. She joins Lidiya Varbanova (1993 and 1994) and Michelle Schultz (1995) as the only three Boise State women's basketball players to be honored nationally with this recognition.

"Even though she only played three semesters for us, Deanna was a major factor and contributor to our success over the last two years and is deserving of this recognition," said coach Gordy Presnell. "She worked hard from day one and led the team by example. Her work ethic will take her a long way in life, she is a proven winner and I wish her the best as she moves on in whatever she chooses to do."

This was just one of several honors garnered by Weaver this spring, in addition to being a two-time all-conference honoree she was named to the WBCA All-Region Seven Team two weeks ago joining Nevada's Mimi Mungedi and Wyoming's Marquelle Dent as the only three Mountain West players honored. She is the fourth Bronco to receive all-region honors joining JoAnn Burrell (1977), Lidiya Varbanova (1993 and 1994) and Michelle Schultz (1995).


Highlights from Weaver's Senior Season

  • Named to WBCA All-Region Seven Team and Honorable Mention All-American.
  • Named to Mountain West All-Conference Team for second straight year.
  • Scored 21 points against Yale at the Great Alaska Shootout (Nov. 26) to earn all-tournament honors.
  • Ranked 13th nationally and led Mountain West for 3-point percentage at .420.
  • Hit 76 3-pointers on the year which ranked second in the Mountain West and tied for third-most in program history ... career total of 108 ranks 10th all-time in program history.
  • Averaged a MW third-best and ranked 82nd in NCAA at 2.3 made 3-pointers per game.
  • Led Boise State to a 22-11 record for the program's sixth 20-win season in history.
  • Led Broncos to Mountain West Tournament Championship and berth into NCAA Tournament where the Broncos faced Tennessee in the first round.
  • Tallied a team-best 12.7 points per game to rank 12th in MW.
  • Scored double figure points in 24 of 33 games and in 13 of 18 league games ... led team in scoring a team-best 12 times this season.
  • Led team in scoring with 418 points to average 12.7 points per game ... she finished with a combined total of 1,091 career points, 719 at Boise State and 372 at Oregon.
  • Top game in 2014-15 was at Idaho State scoring a season-high 28 points on 10-of-14 shooting from the floor and 5-of-7 from beyond the arc before being taken out of game with 12 minutes to play in Boise State's 86-62 win over their instate rivals.

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