The Aggies are also fifth in the country in scoring offense.
The Aggies face the Coyotes for the second time this season.
USU Ranks Second In Free Throw Percentage, Fifth In Scoring Offense And Ninth In Steals
Christensen Nets Career-High 37 Points Including 26 In Second Half
USU has advanced to the semifinals three-straight seasons.
USU vs SJSU Women's Basketball 02/18/2015
USU vs New Mexico 02/07/2015 Women's Basketball
USU vs SDSU 01/31/2015 WBB
USU vs UNLV 01/24/2015 WBB
WBB vs Nevada 01/21/2015
2013-14 (Jr.): Played in all 31 games, making 18 starts... Led the team and was eighth in the Mountain West in blocks, averaging 1.0 per game for a season total of 30, including a season-best five at Nevada (Feb. 5)... Scored a career-best 27 points against Hampton (Nov. 29), where she made a season-best 12 field goals... Scored in double-digits 14 times during the season... Added one double-double against the College of Idaho (Dec. 28) with 13 points and 13 rebounds... Recorded a career-best 13 rebounds against the College of Idaho (Dec. 28)... Was third on the team and eighth in the MW in steals with 51... Averaged 7.5 points and 5.3 rebounds per game... Shot 45.2 percent (112-of-248) from the field, the 10th-best percentage in the MW... Was 37.5 percent from three (3-of-8) and 82.5 percent from the free throw line (47-of-57).
2012-13 (SO): Played in all 32 games, starting 21... Scored a season-high 24 points in her home state against UC Riverside (Nov. 15)... Had 10 double-digit scoring games, including two 20-point games... Brought down a career-high 10 rebounds twice against UC Riverside and UTSA (Dec. 29)... Averaged 8.8 points and 5.6 rebounds per game... Finished the year second in the WAC in field goal percentage, shooting 55.3 percent from the field (126-of-228)... Was also fourth in the league and first on the team in blocks, averaging 1.31 blocks per game... Ended the season with 42 total blocks, which is tied for seventh in the USU single-season record book... Had two 20-point games last season against the Highanders and at Louisiana Tech (Jan. 26)... Played a season-high 40 minutes against UTSA (Dec. 29).
2011-12 (FR): Played in all 31 games, starting two... Averaged 2.7 points and 3.0 rebounds per game... Shot 40.8 percent (42-of-103) from the field, missing both three-point attempts as well as all three free throws... Was second on the team in blocks with 22... Helped the Aggies finish third in the WAC in blocks, averaging 3.81 bpg... Averaged 12.8 minutes per game... Started two of the final four games of the season against San José State (March 3) and Louisiana Tech in the WAC Tournament (March 9)... Had a season-high 10 points in a win against Nevada (Jan. 21)... Had two three-block games against Northern Arizona (Dec. 19) and against Nevada in the WAC Tournament (March 7)... Played a season-high 29 minutes against Louisiana Tech (March 9), which was one of seven games playing at least 20 minutes.
High School: Averaged 13.0 points, 13.8 rebounds and 2.5 blocks, while adding 2.0 assists per game at Warrens HS in Los Angeles, Calif... Had a season-high 18 points and 19 rebounds with five steals her senior year... Earned all-league honors during the 2009-10 season... Also played softball in high school, earning all-state honors... Led softball team to the San Gabriel Valley League championship her senior season.
Personal: Last name pronounced Va-ah-oo-lu... Daughter of Augafa and Queen Vaaulu... Has two brothers and one sister... Full name is Frances Lemalie Vaaulu... Majoring in interdisciplinary studies.