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Krisztina Velkey
Player Profile:
Krisztina Velkey 888094
Position: Guard
Height: 5'9"
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Nagykoros, Hungary
High School: Baar-Madas Reformatus Gimnaziu

FRESHMAN (2012-13)
Played in 11 games in her rookie season, providing a solid scoring punch and ball-handling depth... Averaged 2.1 points per game despite only playing 6.6 minutes per appearance... Shot 47.4% from the field and 55.6% from three-point range... Added five rebounds and four assists... Made her collegiate debut in an exhibition game against Harding (10/29), scoring four points and grabbing two rebounds... Scored three points in her regular season debut, against UT-Arlington (11/16)...Played eight solid minutes at No. 3/3 Baylor (12/12), collecting a steal and an assist... Scored three points at DePaul (12/28)... Knocked down a three-pointer in a Mabee Center victory against Lamar (1/24)... Scored a season-high five points in a win over Nicholls State (1/31)... Hit a three-pointer in her third straight appearance in a Southland Conference win over Southeastern Louisiana (2/2)... Scored two points in a win over SLC leader Sam Houston State (2/14), helping the Golden Eagles to a 50-point victory... Scored 13 points over 21 minutes in her final four appearances against Southland Conference rivals.

Played for Hungary at the 2011 and 2012 FIBA U20 European Championship... Averaged 4.9 points and 4.4 rebounds per game at the 2011 tournament, when she led Hungary to a sixth-place finish in the B Division... Starred for Hungary's 2012 team that finished 3rd in the B Division and earned promotion... Played a team-high 30.0 minutes per game in 2012, averaging 8.3 points and 5.1 rebounds per game... Led the Hungarians with 3.0 assists per contest, second-best among all players at the competition... Scored 16 points and added seven rebounds in Hungary’s opening 70-64 victory over Israel, on Aug. 16, 2012, and tallied 15 points and eight assists in Aug. 24, 2012 against Germany.

Daughter of Istvan and Zsuzsanna Velkey... Both parents played basketball and now coach the sport... Enjoys reading and movies... Favorite professional team is the San Antonio Spurs... Plans to major in physical therapy.

Points: 5 vs. Nicholls State - Jan. 31, 2013
Field Goals Made: 2 vs. Nicholls State - Jan. 31, 2013
3-Point Field Goals Made: 1 (five times), last vs. Southeastern Louisiana - Feb. 2, 2013
Rebounds: 2 (twice), last vs. Southeastern Louisiana - Feb. 2, 2013
Assists: 1 (four times), last vs. Southeastern Louisiana - Feb. 2, 2013
Steals: 1 vs. Baylor - Dec. 12, 2012
Minutes: 12 vs. Evangel - Dec. 5, 2012

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