JUNIOR YEAR (2002-03) - All-Pac-10 honorable mention selection and Pac-10 All-Academic second-team honoree for the second-straight year...Started all 30 games...team's second-leading rebounder with 4.5 boards...third-leading scorer with 10.8 points per game...recorded 19 double-figure scoring games including six of the last nine of the season...two 20+ point games...notched ninth career double-double with 20 points and season-high 10 rebounds vs. Houston...scored season-high 23 points vs. Iowa State, including game-winning basket with 10.8 seconds remaining on the clock...equaled career-high with four assists vs. Oregon (2/22)...drained career-high five three-pointers vs. USC (1/30)...career-high seven three-pointers attempted vs. USC in Pac-10 Tournament (3/8)...team's leading scorer vs. Arizona in the Pac-10 Tournament with 14 points, including shooting 80 percent from three-point range (4-5)...nailed four three-pointers in back-to-back Pac-10 Tournament games...named to Seattle Times Husky Classic All-Tournament team.
SOPHOMORE YEAR (2001-02) - Earned honorable mention All-Pac-10 honors and All-Pac-10 second team academic honors ... among Pac-10 leaders with four double-doubles ... played and started in 30-of-31 games ... missed final regular season game versus Oregon with an ankle injury ... third leading scorer with 11.4 points per game and top rebounder with 5.8 per game ... had a career-high 13 rebounds, a UW season-high, versus Arizona ... had 12 boards at St. Mary's ... scored a career-best 25 points on 9-of-18 from the field at WSU ... made 22 three point baskets ... scored 20 points at Wisconsin and 22 versus WSU in Seattle ... selected to attend NCAA Leadership Conference with peers from around the country, May, 2002 in Florida.
FRESHMAN YEAR (2000-2001) - Had a tremendous impact in her first collegiate season ... named to NCAA West Regional All-Tournament Team ... Pac-10 freshman honorable mention ... named Most Improved Player at year-end team banquet ... in the NCAA Tournament had a clutch performance in the second half of Huskies' 86-75 second-round win over Florida, hitting shots from everywhere on the court -- including 2-for-3 from the three-point line -- to hold off a furious Lady Gator rally ... hit six of seven shots in the game to finish with 14 points and three rebounds ... had six points and four rebounds in first-round win over Old Dominion ... team-high 18 points in Sweet 16 win over Oklahoma and 12 points in Elite Eight game versus SW Missouri ... shot a team-best 62 percent (18-29) in the NCAA Tournament and led the Huskies in field goal percentage for the year at 47 percent (109-232) ... earned first start at Oklahoma State (12/3) ... moved into the starting lineup for good against Oregon (1/18) ... four blocked shots against St. Mary's was best by a Husky since Amber Hall in `96 ... had four double-doubles ... fourth-leading scorer on the team with 9.4 points per game ... double figure rebounding in four games ... had a season-best 19 points at Stanford and matched that at USC ... hit 3-of-3 treys at Stanford ... 18 points at home against Stanford.
AT BOZEMAN HIGH SCHOOL
Montana's Gatorade Player of the Year and Montana High School Girls Player of the Year for 1999-2000 ... played her junior and senior seasons at Bozeman High and led the Hawks to back-to-back state championship titles ... two-time Montana State Tournament Most Valuable Player ... played for coach Rick Jordan ... as a senior, led the state in scoring, averaging 19.1 points per game ... also led the state in three point field goal percentage ... second in the state in rebounding ... team captain as a senior ... four-year all-conference, all-state and all-state tournament honoree ... led team in rebounding ... as a junior, averaged 10.2 points and and 8.0 rebounds per game while shooting 45 percent from the field ... hit 73 percent from the free throw line and averaged four blocks per game ... scored 20 points in the state championship game ... named Most Improved Player and was team rebounding champion ... transferred from class C Joplin-Inverness to Bozeman High after her sophomore season ... as a sophomore, averaged 19.2 points and 10.0 rebounds per game ... hit 59 percent from the field and 79 percent from the free throw line ... had a season-high 31 points in one game ... as a freshman, averaged 17.2 points and 10.5 rebounds per game ... scored a season-high 27 points during the year ... team MVP ... played with the All-Northwest Select Team that traveled to Australia in 1997 ... earned several area "athlete of the week" awards ... played volleyball during her freshman and sophomore seasons ... earned honorable mention all-state honors as a sophomore ... earned all-conference and academic honors both years.
Andrea Rose Lalum ... born Dec. 5, 1981 in Havre, Mont. ... daughter of Andy and Gaylene Lalum... mother Gaylene passed away in April, 2003...father is a microbiologist ... has one older brother, Adam and a younger sister, Jessica, who sang the national anthem at a Husky women's basketball game two years ago... was named to honor roll and earned academic all-state honors all four years of high school ... majoring in law, society and justice... had a 3.8 grade point average throughout high school.
Q&A With Andrea Lalum
I wear No. 5 because... I change my number every year to be different, and to welcome a new basketball season
My cell phone ring is...a wedding ring...but don't get any rumors started!
In my CD player right now is... a mix of slow songs that remind me of my mother
In 10 years I want to be... happy with a healthy family
Favorite class and professer is... An Indians in Film class with professor Tom Colonnese
Favorite opposing Pac-10 city to play in is... LA because it is hot and sunny and the team has our rival games
Favorite toy as a child was... a four-wheeler (I am a farm girl!)
When I was a kid I wanted to be... a model
My best-dressed teammate is... myself or Jill Bell
If I'm cooking dinner I'm making... I am miss Martha Stewart - I can make almost anything
My teammates would describe me as... funny, caring and sensitive
Favorite motto or quote... "Live every day to the fullest because you may not be guaranteed tomorrow" - my mother
Favorite internet site is... I don't do computers
Favorite road trip memory is... when the girls came to Montana last summer to visit my mother and get me
Most influential teammate is... Alicia Heathcote
My earliest sports memory is... when I had to learn how to shoot free throws from my cousin Bridgett
LALUM'S CAREER HIGHS
Points - 25, vs. Washington State, Jan. 25, 2002
Rebounds - 13, vs. Arizona, Feb. 7, 2002
Assists - 4, four times; last at Oregon Feb. 2, 2003
Steals - 5, vs. Oregon State, Dec. 30, 2001
FG Made - 11, vs. Iowa State, Dec. 22, 2002
FG Attempted - 22, vs. Iowa State, Dec. 22, 2002
3-Pt. FG Made - 5, vs. USC, Jan. 30, 2003
3-Pt. FG Attempted - 7, vs. USC, March 3, 2003
FT Made - 9, vs. Stanford, Jan. 19, 2002
FT Attempted - 11 vs. Stanford, Jan. 19, 2002