The Spartans shot season-bests from the floor and the three-point line, 45.2 percent and 52.2 percent, respectively.
Spartans are led by Taylor Turney and her 15.0 points-per-game scoring average.
Taylor Turney had a career-high 21 points in the game.
Taylor Turney led all scorers with 15 points and set a career beat with nine assists.
SJSU is 20-22 all-time in home openers.
SPARTAN NOTES: In her third year as a Spartan.
|Preseason Mountain West Newcomer of the Year|
|Academic All-Mountain West|
2016-17: Appeared in all 32 games, including one start at Utah State (2/22)…averaged 4.9 points, 2.6 rebounds and 0.5 assists in 12.9 minutes per game…reached double-digit scoring five times including a season-high 16 points vs. Oregon (11/27)…grabbed a career-high nine rebounds against Nevada (12/29)…led all players coming off the bench in points and rebounds…on three occasions had a season-best two steals in a game – vs. Nevada, at UNLV (1/28) and vs. New Mexico (2/4)…matched a career-best with three assists at Nevada (2/28)…two of her four free throws on the season came at Fresno State (1/7)…ranked fourth on the team in three-pointers knocked down a season-high four vs. Oregon…played 27 minutes, a high for the year, vs. #7 Mississippi State in the 2016 Rainbow Wahine Showdown.(Game-by-Game Stats)
2015-16: Sat out the 2015-16 season serving a year in residence per NCAA Transfer Rule.
SACRAMENTO STATE: Competed for the Hornets in the 2013-14 and 2014-15 seasons... set the single-season program records for three-pointers twice (85 in 2013-14 and 86 in 2014-15) and three-point attempts (263 in 2013-14 and 278 in 2014-15)…averaged 11.7 points and 2.6 steals in two seasons.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2013 graduate of Post Falls (Idaho) HS where she played her senior season (coach Marc Allert)…averaged 14 points and seven rebounds and earned first-team All-Northern Idaho honors…the team won the Idaho 5A state championship compiling a 24-1 record…attended University High School in Spokane, Wash., (coach Mark Stinson) from freshman through junior year...as a junior was named a first team All-Greater Spokane League performer after averaging a team-high 14.5 points per game...led the team to the semifinals of the 3A state tournament in 2012…competed in volleyball for three years, earning second team all-Greater Spokane League honors in 2012, and ran cross country and track.
HALLIE: Majoring in recreation management…the daughter of Kerri and Jeremy Gennett...lists running, hiking and lifting weights among her hobbies...played AAU ball for the Spokane Stars (coach Ron Adams)…plans to pursue a career as an athletic trainer or physical therapist after graduation...Hallie Gennett is a native of Spokane, Wash.