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Laurie Koehn
10  Laurie Koehn
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Moundridge, Kan.

High School:
Moundridge

Height:
5-8

Position:
Guard

Experience:
1L

01/20/2014

Wildcats Travel to Waco to Face No. 12/7 Baylor

K-State looks for its first 3-game win streak in league play since 2012

01/03/2014

Wildcats Visit Longhorns on Sunday

K-State looks to end eight-game road skid

11/13/2013

First Road Trip Takes K-State to UTEP

Wildcats registered six road wins in 2012-13

11/11/2013

Romero Named Big 12 Freshman of the Week

First time a Wildcat has earned honor since 2010

Koehn's Trophy Case

• 2002-03 Verizon First-Team Academic All-District
• Received votes for the 2002-03 Big 12 Coaches & Media Preseason Team
• 2002-03 Street & Smith's Magazine preseason honorable mention team
• 2002-03 Third Team Preseason All-American by Women's Basketball News Service
• Member of the gold-medal winning 2002 USA Basketball World Championship For Young Women Qualifying Team
• 2001-02 ESPN.com's Rookie of the Year
• 2001-02 Big 12 Third Team All-Conference
• 2001-02 Kansas City Star All-Freshman Team
• 2001-02 San Antonio Express News Second Team All-Conference
• Four-time Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll selection
• 2001-02 Three-time Big 12 Rookie of the Week
• 2001-02 Commerce Bank Wildcat Classic All-Tournament Team
• 2001-02 MVP of the Loyola Holiday Tournament
• 2000-01 Big 12 Preseason Freshman of the Year (coaches & media)
• First Team Women's Basketball News Service Preseason College All-Freshman Team
Athlon Sports Magazine top incoming college freshman
• Member of the gold-medal winning 2000 USA Basketball Women's Junior World Qualifying Team
• Two-time USA Today and AP Kansas Player of the Year
Street & Smith honorable mention All-American in HS
• Four-time 2A State HS Player of the Year
• Three-time First Team All-State
• Second all-time scorer in Kansas HS history

Milestones -
• Third on the career three-point made chart (194), three-point attempts list (464) and second in three-point field goal percentage (41.8)
• Finished sixth on the single-season three-point field goals made list (72) and on the attempts list (175) and eighth in percentage (41.1)
• Broke the K-State record and tied the Big 12 Conference mark for most three-point field goals in a game with 10 vs. Iowa (1/5)
• Is 30th on the career scoring list with 917 points.
• Finished her first year with 122 three-pointers, the second-most in a single season in NCAA history, the most in the Big 12 and the most in Kansas State history in one year
• Ranked first in the nation in three-pointers made in 2001-02
• Broke the KSU freshman record for three's in a season and percentage (.422)
• Tied the K-State record for most three-point field goals attempts in a conference game with 14 on Jan. 16, 2002
• The 14 attempts also ranks tied for sixth all-time in a single season and is among the top 10 in the Big 12
• Her season-high 17 three-point field goal attempts in 2001-02 for a single game is the third-most in school history and ranks second on the Big 12 single-season chart
• Broke the season and freshman records for three-point attempts
• Has four of the top eight single-game three-point field goal performances in school history and four of the top 15 performances in the Big 12
• Her 42.2 three-point field goal percentage in 2001-02 is second-highest in school history for a season
• Became the first freshman in Kansas State history to score 600 points in a season and only the third Wildcat to ever score 600 points in a season (Tammie Romstad, 1979-80, 686; Nicole Ohlde, 2001-2002, 610)
• Finished third on the single-season scoring list in 2001-02
• Her 17.6 scoring average broke the freshman record
• Registered the highest free-throw percentage in a season and broke the freshman record by shooting 89.5 percent in 2001-02

As sophomore (2002-03) -
• Kansas State's best three-point threat
• Played in 24 games, starting 19 • Sat out 10 games, including eight Big 12 contests, due to a right foot injury
• Averaged 13.2 points, 3.4 rebounds, 1.8 assists and 3.0 three-pointers
• Shot 42.2 percent from the field, 41.1 percent from three-point range and 82.5 percent from the free-throw line
• Averaged 20 points, 3.5 rebounds, 5.5 three-pointers and 1.0 assists per game in two NCAA outings
• Averaged 6.3 points, 2.1 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 21.4 minutes in eight Big 12 games
• Scored in double figures 15 times
• Led K-State in scoring five times, in rebounding once and in assists three times
• Produced six 20-plus point games and one 30-plus point outing
• Sank five or more three-pointers in five games
• Led K-State against Notre Dame in the NCAA Tournament by scoring a game-high 23 points on 7-of-19 shooting, including seven three-pointers
• Scored a game-high 22 points, including six three-pointers, in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 Tournament
• Sat out 10 games, including seven consecutive between Feb. 1-22
• Returned to action Feb. 26 vs. Kansas and had nine points on 3-of-6 shooting from the field, including 3 of 5 from three-point range
• Also had a rebound, two assists and a steal in 10 minutes vs. the Jayhawks
• Came off the bench to sink three three-pointers and 2 of 2 from the foul line for 11 points in a win at Colorado (3/1)
• The three treys moved her into third on the career three-point chart, while the 11 points were the most points for the guard since Jan. 25
• Played only five minutes vs. Iowa State (1/29) due to a right foot injury and did not score for the first time in her career
• After sitting out the Nebraska game (1/19), she returned to action against Texas (1/25) and had 11 points, three rebounds, an assist and her first block of the season
• Recorded the 10th-most points in a game when she had a career-high 33 points vs. Iowa (1/5)
• Tied her career high of 11 field goals in the win over Iowa
• Tallied nine points in 18 minutes of action against Western Illinois (1/3) after sitting out the Western Michigan (12/20) and Northern Illinois (12/28) games
• Named MVP of the Commerce Bank Wildcat Classic after averaging 19.0 points, 5.0 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 5.0 three-pointers per game
• Tallied 25 points in a win over Middle Tennessee State (12/6)
• Nailed six three-pointers and dished out a career-high eight assists in a win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff (12/2)
• Scored 23 points vs. Penn State (11/24) in the finals of the Preseason WNIT
• Tied her career-high with eight rebounds against Ball State (11/15)..

Summer 2002 -
• Hepled lead Team USA to the gold medal in the in the inaugural Confederation of Pan American Basketball Associations (COPABA) World Championship For Young Women Qualifying Tournament at the COC University gymnasium in Ribeirao Preto, Brazil • Averaged 13 points, 2.25 rebounds, 1.25 assists, and 1.25 steals per game • Led Team USA with 14 three-pointers and shot 37.8 percent from beyond the arc • Started all four games for Team USA • Was Team USA's leading scorer against Argentina (14 pts.) and Puerto Rico (18 pts.)

As freshman (2001-02) -
• Turned in one of the finest freshman seasons in Kansas State women's basketball history • Named Big 12 Rookie of the Week three times • Averaged 17.6 points, 3.4 rebounds, 2.5 assists, 1.0 steals and 3.5 three-pointers • Shot 45.1 percent from the field, 42.2 percent from three-point range and 89.5 percent from the free-throw line • Ranked first in the country in three-point field goals made • Played and started all 34 games at guard • In three games in the NCAA Tournament, she averaged 21 points, 2.0 rebounds, 3.0 assists, 1.0 steals, 35.7 minutes and shot 48.9 from the field, 38.5 from three-point range and hit all nine of her free throws • Averaged 16.4 points, 3.0 rebounds, 2.0 assists, 0.7 steals and 3.0 three-pointers in Big 12 games • Finished the regular season ranked ninth in points, second in free throw percentage, first in three-point field goals and eighth in three-point field goal percentage in league play • Scored in double figures 30 times, including a string of 14 consecutive games from Nov. 26 to Jan. 16 • Led K-State in scoring 12 times, in rebounding once and in assists six times • Produced 12 20-plus point games and two 30-plus point outings • Is only the third Wildcat in school history to have two 30-plus point games in a single season • Sank five or more three-pointers in 13 games • Scored 27 points in her first collegiate game, including a career-high seven three-pointers • Went on to hit seven three-pointers against UW-Green Bay, Oregon State, Georgia State and Texas • Had a personal-best 11 field goals on 17 attempts in a win over Oregon State • Made and attempted season-highs of 10 free throws and 11 attempts in a victory over Colorado • Broke the school record for three-pointers in a conference game with seven against Texas • Tied K-State marks for trey's in a half and percentage by hitting 6-of-6 vs. UW-Green Bay (12/6) • Tied the school record for most three-point field goals attempted in a conference game with 14 against Texas A&M and Texas • Played the most minutes in a K-State women's basketball game when she played 50 minutes in a double overtime victory over Texas (1/30) • Played 40 or more minutes in eight games • Earned MVP honors at the Loyola Holiday Tournament after averaging 24 points, 4.0 rebounds, 5.0 assists, 2.5 steals and 6.0 three-pointers per game • Also garnered Commerce Bank Wildcat Classic All-Tournament honors after averaging 12.5 points, 4.0 rebounds and 2.0 steals per game • Averaged 13.7 points, 2.3 rebounds and 3.0 three-pointers per game at the Paradise Jam Tournament • Shot 50 percent or better from the field 17 times, from three-point range 13 times and was perfect from the free-throw line 18 times • Dished out three or more assists in 13 games and had three or more steals in five outings • Hit 16 consecutive free throws from Jan. 27 to Feb. 5 and will enter next season with a string of 21 straight

As a redshirt freshman (2000-2001) -
• Named Big 12 Preseason Freshman of the Year by both the league coaches and media • Sat out entire regular season with a foot injury suffered in preseason

At Moundridge High School - A two-time USA Today Kansas Player of the Year • Gatorade Kansas Player of the Year in 1999 • Two-time Associated Press Kansas Player of the Year • Three-time Kansas Sports Magazine Player of the Year • Street & Smith honorable mention All-American as a senior • 1999 Nike All-American • Four-time 2A Player of the Year • Three-time first team all-state • Four-time first team all-class 2A • Four-time all-area and all-league • Four-time league all-tournament team • Helped team to three 2A state championships (1997, 1998, 1999) • Holds seven single-game school records, including points with 50 as a senior • Has six single-season school records and four 2A state tournament records • During her senior season she averaged 37 points, 5.9 rebounds, 3.4 assists and 5.2 steals per game • Finished prep career with 3,160 career points, second all-time in Kansas history behind Southwest Missouri State's Jackie Stiles • Averaged 30.4 points, 4.9 rebounds, 2.6 assists and 4.7 steals over a four-year career • Shot 58.3 percent from the field, 44.7 percent from beyond the three-point arc and 89.5 percent from the foul line for her career • Helped team to an overall record of 97-7 during her four years at Moundridge • Listed as the 13th best guard in the country by Blue Star Report and rated a Top 15 guard by the Reebok All-Star Girls Report • Considered a Top 25 player by the Fastbreak Women's Basketball Digest and rated the sixth-best player in the nation by Full Court Press • Coached by Sue Hetzke • Four year letterwinner in volleyball • Helped Moundridge to three state titles • Named Class 2A Player of the Year twice • Picked up all-state first team honor in 1999 and third team all-state in 1998 • Earned All-Class 2A first team all three seasons she played and all-league two seasons • Four-year letterwinner in track • Placed second at state in the 800 and 4x400 in 1997 and 2000; second in the 1,600 and 4x400, third in the 3,200 in 1998; qualified for the 800, 1,600 and 3,200 in 1999 but was unable to compete • Won the 3,200 and 1,600 meters as a senior • Holds school records in the 800, 1,600 and 3,200 meters.

Personal - Born May 13, 1982 in Newton, Kan. • Daughter of Perry and Cyndi Koehn • Has one older brother, Ryan, and one younger brother, Clinton • Father ran cross country and track at Hutchinson Junior College and Wichita State • He earned NJCAA All-American, MVC first-team honors and qualified for the 1974 and 1975 NCAA cross country meet • Member of the gold medal-winning 2000 USA Basketball Women's Junior World Qualifying Team • Played AAU for the Kansas Thunderbolts • Captured 1996 AAU 13 & Under National Shootout title, finished 2nd in 1998, 7th in 1997 and 9th in 1995 • Named to the 15 & Under all-tournament team in 1998 • Named MVP of the 1999 Miss Basketball Tournament • Played for the Kansas Belles in 1999 and qualified for the national tournament • Member of Fellowship of Christian Athletes • Class valedictorian • Recipient of the Lynette Woodard High School Female Athlete of the Year Award • Majoring in arts and sciences.

Koehn's Career Stats

YEAR G-GS MIN FGM-FGA PCT 3PT-A PCT FTM-FTA PCT O-T AVG PF-D A TO BK ST PTS-AVG
02-03 24-19 745 106-251 .422 672-175 .411 33-40 .825 7-82 3.4 23-0 44 43 2 19 317-13.2
01-02 34-34 1,222 192-426 .451 122-289 .422 94-105 .895 15-114 3.4 62-0 85 103 3 36 600-17.6
Totals 58-53 1967 298-677 .440 194-464 .418 127-145 .875 22-196 3.3 85-0 129 146 5 55 917-15.8

vs. the Conference

YEAR G-GS MIN FGM-FGA PCT 3PT-A PCT FTM-FTA PCT O-T AVG PF-D A TO BK ST PTS-AVG
02-03 8-4 171 17-47 .362 14-39 .359 2-2 1.000 1-17 2.1 7-0 12 11 1 2 50-6.3
01-02 16-16 613 79-186 .425 49-123 .398 55-61 .902 7-48 3.0 33-0 33 58 0 12 262-16.4
Totals 24-20 784 96-233 .412 63-162 .388 57-63 .904 8-65 2.7 40-0 45 69 2 14 312-13.0

Koehn's Career Highs

PTS 33 vs. Iowa (1/5/03)
FGM 11 twice
FGA 20 twice
3PTM 10 vs. Iowa (1/5/03)
3PTA: 17 vs. Georgia State (12/29/01)
FTM: 10 vs. Colorado (1/9/02)
FTA: 11 vs. Colorado (1/9/02)
REB: 8 twice
AST: 8 vs. Ark.-Pine Bluff (12/2/02)
BK: 1 multiple opponents
ST: 4 multiple times
MIN: 50 at Texas (1/30/02)

Career Miscellaneous

Double-figure scoring games 45
Games with 20 or more points 18
Games with five or more three-pointers 18
Games with three or more assists 19
Games with two or more steals 15