Women's Basketball



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Katy Cobb
Katy Cobb

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Rio Vista, Texas

High School:
Rio Vista

Height:
5-6

Position:
Guard

Experience:
4L


Senior (2007-08): Finished her career with 298 assists, the sixth-highest total in SMU history ... Just missed joining SMU's 1,000-point club, finishing her career with 949 points ... Played in all 33 games as a senior, starting 17 and averaging 25.2 minutes of playing time per game ... Finished second in assists with 81 ... Tied her career high (12/21) with seven assists in SMU win over Hofstra and again (1/05) at Tulsa, a record she then broke with a career-best eight helpers in SMU's win over UCF (1/11) ... Had at least five assists in a game six different times this season: vs. UT-Arlington, at Hofstra, at Tulsa, vs. UCF, vs. Memphis and vs. Houston ... Sixth on the team in scoring, averaging 7.4 points per game ... Scored in double figures in 10 games this season ... One of six regulars (along with Janielle Dodds, Delisha Wills, Brittany Gilliam, Sharee Shepherd and Jillian Samuels) to shoot better than .725 from the free throw line, and one of three (along with Dodds and Samuels) to finish the season at .775 or better (49/62 - .790) ... Scored a season-high 17 points (12/19) at Manhattan ... Scored 14 against Coppin (Md.) State, hitting 6-of-11 shots from the floor, including the game-winning three-pointer with 1:33 remaining ... Also scored team-high 14 points (2/14/08) in victory over Memphis ... Hit her second game-winner of the season when she hit a leaning 12-footer with 2.4 seconds left in SMU's 74-72 win at Texas-San Antonio ... Pulled down career-high 10 rebounds in Mustangs' win (1/17/08) at East Carolina.

Junior (20006-07): Started in 27 games, averaging the second-most minutes per game on the team (27.7)...third on the squad in scoring (8.6 ppg), first in assists and second in turnovers...scored a season-high 19 points vs. UCF...posted double-figure scoring marks in all but 13 games...team co-captain.

Sophomore (2005-06): Played in all 30 games, including 23 starts...struggled in the early part of the season, but significantly improved as the season went on...averaged 23.6 minutes of play...shot 77.2% from the free throw line...fourth on the team in turnovers...scored a season-high 16 points at Marshall (1/29/06), including hitting 8-of-8 from the free throw line...picked by the league as one of the "Players to Watch".

Freshman (2004-05): Has seen action in all 30 games, including 26 starts...averaged 8.7 points, 2.4 rebounds and 2.9 assists per game...posts the team's second-highest playing time average (30.5)...scored a career-high 23 points vs. Louisiana Tech (1/22) and a career-high seven assists at Denver (12/19)...shoots 39.5% from three-point range and 83.3% from the free throw line...her 88 assists is third on SMU's freshmen season records list...her seven assists at Denver tied a freshman game mark for most assists...named MVP of the SMU Hoops for the Cure Classic...earned the team's Hustle Award at the season-ending banquet.

High School: Four-year letterwinner and served as team captain...earned Most Valuable Player honors at the 2004 AAU U-17 National Championships...named TABC 2A Player of the Year...2003 McDonald's All-American nominee...two-time All-State and three-time All-Region TABC first team selection...named SWAAU National Qualifier tournament 16U and 17Y MVP in 2003 and 2004...averaged 21.2 points, 5.2 rebounds, 6.6 steals, and 7.2 assists per game as a junior...named the 15AA District MVP in basketball the last three seasons...two-time All-County MVP...TABC and TGCA Texas All-Star selection in 2004...totaled 2,213 points, 1,088 assists, 827 steals and 657 rebounds during her high school career...high school team posted a 123-19 record during her four-year career...also lettered in track (four years), cross country (four years) and volleyball (three years)...state champion in the 800-meter dash in 2004 and a bronze medalist in the 400-meter dash in 2004...district champion in the triple jump while earning the District and Regional championship in the 800-meter dash...13A Defensive MVP in volleyball in 2003.

Personal: Sociology major...enjoys skiing, shopping and playing ball...favorite dessert is italian cream cake...would most like to visit Cancun...has always wanted to own a Yukon or Tahoe...her most prized possession is her state champion ring...parents are Byron and Jeanne Cobb...has two older brothers.

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