The former FSU star will compete against the Chinese, Russian and Australian Olympic teams
The former FSU star will look to make her mark in the professional ranks
Seminoles.com caught up with the former FSU star as she prepares for her professional career
FSU fell to NC State in the first round of the ACC Tournament on Thursday
Senior Cierra Bravard and sophomore Natasha Howard were named to the All-ACC Third Team
AP photos from today's game
FSU vs. Duke Feb. 12, 2012
Florida State vs. No. 7 Duke - AP Photo Gallery
Florida State defeated Georgia State, 94-74, to open the home schedule of teh 2011-12 campaign. Photos by Ross Obley.
FSU vs. Duke
Honors: Preseason All-ACC First Team (2011-12) Preseason Sporting News First Team All-American (2011-12) Wade Award and Wooden Award Watch Lists (2011-12) WBCA/State Farm Coaches Honorable Mention All-American (2010-11) All-ACC First Team (2010-11) All-Region 2 (2010-11) All-ACC Freshman Team (2008-09) Two-time ACC Rookie of the Week (2008-09)
Junior Season (2010-11) Named WBCA/State Farm Coaches Honorable Mention All-American and First Team All-ACC in one of the best individual seasons ever by a Seminole...Led FSU in scoring (15.0 ppg), rebounding (7.8 rpg), field goal percentage (.545) and blocks (27)....Her field goal percentage ranked third in the ACC and is the 10th-best single-season mark in FSU history... Became the 25th Nole to reach the 1,000-point club for a career and heads into the 2010-11 season 21st on the FSU career charts with 1,060 points... Is just 290 points from 10th-place in the FSU career scoring chart, currently held by assistant coach Brooke Wyckoff (1,350 points)... Her 569 career rebounds put her just 83 boards from 10th place in the FSU annals... Ranks eighth in FSU history in blocks with 80...Bravard's career field goal percentage of 53.8 percent ranks fifth in Garnet and Gold history...Started all 32 games, reaching double figures in 29...Had 10 double-doubles and 11 double-figure rebounding games...More than doubled her scoring average from 2009-10 - from 7.1 ppg to 15.0 ppg...Tallied seven 20-point games...Made a school-record 15 free throws (in 18 attempts) en route to 21 points in just 15 minutes at Boston College (1/27/11)...Opened the 2010-11 season by grabbing a career-best 17 rebounds versus Alabama State (11/12/10)...Scored a season-best 24 points and grabbed 10 rebounds versus Alabama at the Junkanoo Jam in Freeport, Bahamas (11/26/10)...Scored 21 points on 9-of-12 shooting a day later versus Arizona State capturing tournament MVP honors and leading FSU to the 2010 Junkanoo Jam title (11/27/10)...Had a monster 21-point, 15-board performance at Wake Forest (2/17/11)...Capped the season with three consecutive double-doubles...Had 20 points, 12 boards and two swats versus North Carolina in the ACC Tournament (3/4/11)...Tallied 23 points and 13 boards versus Samford in the NCAA Tournament first round (3/20/11)...Scored 19 points and grabbed 10 boards versus Georgia in the second round of the `Big Dance'...Scored 15 points and snagged 10 rebounds at Miami (2/24/11)...Scored 22 points on 8-of-12 shooting at Virginia (2/7/11)...Had 12 points, 11 rebounds and a season-best three steals at Clemson (1/20/11)...Recorded 10 points, a season-best three blocks and two steals versus Florida (12/28/10)...Scored 19 points on 7-of-11 shooting at defending national champion UConn (12/21/10)...Had 14 points and 10 boards versus UCF (12/15/10)...Started the year off with two consecutive double-doubles, scoring 12 points and grabbing 10 boards at Auburn in Game 2 (11/15/10).
Sophomore Season (2009-10)
Freshman Season (2008-09) Played in all 34 games and started the first 15...Named to the 2009 All-ACC Freshman Team...A two-time ACC Rookie of the Week for the weeks ending Jan. 12 and Feb. 16...Finished fourth on the team in scoring at 9.7 ppg and third in rebounding at 4.7 rpg...Scored in double figures in 13 games...Posted a career-high five blocks to go along with eight points against Virginia (2/24/09)...Recorded her second double-double in the win over North Carolina with 16 points and 10 rebounds despite playing only 20 minutes due to foul trouble (2/13/09)...Scored nine points on a perfect 5-for-5 from the free throw line at Miami (2/8/09)...Played a career-high 29 minutes at NC State and contributed eight points and four rebounds (1/15/09)...Recorded her first career double-double versus Northern Colorado, scoring 13 points and adding a game-high 12 rebounds (12/18/08)...Best offensive outing was a 25-point performance in the win over College of Charleston (11/20/08).
High School Lettered for four seasons under coach Ray Neill at Perkins High School...School's all-time leading scorer with 1,966 career points...Tallied a school-record 40 points in a game...As a sophomore, junior and a senior, was named first team all-conference, all-district and all-state...Ohio Player of the Year and a WBCA All-American...Starred as a freshman, earning all-conference and all-district honors...Member of the SMAC Showtime Club Team.
Personal Born September 14, 1989... Majoring in Sociology.