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Andrea Lloyd Curry

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Andrea Lloyd Curry

Class of 2007

  • Four-year starter at the University of Texas; led the Longhorns to the No. 1 ranking in the final women’s basketball poll each year, with an overall career record of 125-8, winning the National Championship in 1986 and becoming the first team to ever finish a season undefeated (34-0) that year
  • Averaged 12.6 points and 8.8 rebounds while shooting 53 percent from the floor in 127 games at Texas .
  • 1987 Kodak All-America; 1985, 1986, 1987 Naismith All-America; 1987 Basketball Writers Association All-America; 1983-84 SWC Newcomer of the Year at Texas
  • Five-time member of USA Basketball’s Senior National Team, winning the gold medal in the 1988 Olympics
  • Played nine years in the Italian Professional League, where she was named an All-Star eight times
  • Played three seasons in the American Basketball League (Columbus Quest), winning two ABL Championships; two seasons in the WNBA (Minnesota Lynx)
  • Enshrined as a member of the Idaho High School Basketball Hall of Fame, Idaho Athletic Hall of Fame, Inland Northwest Sports Hall of Fame and University of Texas Hall of Honor
  • Listed 14 th of Sports Illustrated “ Idaho 50 Greatest 20 th-Century Athletes”
  • North Idaho Female High School Athlete of the Year 1981, 1982, 1983 ( Moscow HS)
  • Idaho Girl’s A-2 Basketball Player of the Year in 1982 and 1983 ( Moscow HS)
  • Won back-to-back state championships at Moscow HS (1980-81, 1981-82)
  • Played in two Elite 8s (1984, 1985) and one Final Four (1987), in addition to the 1986 National Championship run at Texas.
  • Won championships at the high school, college, professional and Olympic levels