Azia Washington
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    Azia  Washington

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Lee's Summit, Mo.

    High School:
    Blue Springs

    Height:
    6-0

    Position:
    Forward

    Birthdate:
    12/22/1993


    02/27/2015

    Late defensive stand allows Salukis to pull away over Bradley, 72-66

    With the win, Southern Illinois clinches no lower than a six seed for the conference tournament.

    02/26/2015

    Salukis ready for final MVC road trip at Bradley and Loyola

    Sunday's contest at Loyola will be streamed on ESPN3.

    02/22/2015

    Late comeback bid comes up short as Salukis fall to Wichita State, 69-61

    For the second time this season, the Salukis have put up 60-plus points on the Shockers -- who have held the No. 1 (Jan. 25, at Wichita State) and No. 2 (Sunday, in Carbondale) scoring defenses in the country in each contest.

    02/21/2015

    Salukis looking to bounce back against Wichita State on Sunday

    Tipoff is set for 2:05 p.m. at SIU Arena.

    02/19/2015

    Salukis return home to host Missouri State on Friday

    Southern is on a six-game winning streak dating back to Jan. 30.

    02/22/2015

    SIU WBB vs. Wichita State

    Photos by Lewis Marien

    02/20/2015

    SIU WBB vs. Missouri State

    Photos courtesy of Lewis Marien.

    02/01/2015

    SIU WBB vs. Bradley (Salukis Go Pink 2015)

    Photos from the SIU-Bradley women's basketball game on Salukis Go Pink Day on Feb. 1, 2015.

    01/18/2015

    SIU WBB vs. Evansville

    SIU WBB vs. Evansville, Jan. 18, 2015

    12/06/2014

    Photo Gallery vs. Illinois

    Photos

    At Southern Illinois

    2014-15 (Junior Season)
    Game-By-Game Stats

    2013-14 (Sophomore Season)
    Game-By-Game Stats
    Played in all 30 games, starting 28 ... Ranked second on the team in scoring (9.6) and rebounding (6.8) ... Posted career-high 27 points and 15 rebounds in double-overtime win vs. Bradley ... Scored 289 points (9.6 per game) and grabbed 205 rebounds (6.8 per game) ... Also posted nine assists, blocked 16 shots and grabbed 29 steals. OVERALL MVC RANKINGS: Seventh in defensive rebounding (5.0), ninth in rebounding (6.8) and 10th in field-goal percentage (.457). MVC-ONLY RANKINGS: 10th in rebounding (6.5 per game).

    2012-13 (Freshman Season)
    Game-By-Game Stats
    Saw action in 31 games, making 16 starts • averaged 5.8 points per game and ranked second on the team with an average of 5.2 rebounds per game • had her best game of the season with season-highs of 17 points and 17 rebounds against Chicago State (Dec. 29) • named MVC Newcomer of the Week Dec. 31 following the Chicago State game • led the team with a .409 field goal percentage • scored in double figures in six games • also had a 14-rebound game against Drake (Jan. 5) • also had 28 steals and 20 assists.

    At Blue Springs High School
    Named All-State following junior season after leading Blue Springs to a 29-3 record and a state runner-up finish • ranked 71st overall and 12th among power forwards by the Dan Olson Collegiate Girls Basketball Report • ranked a three-star recruit as the 58th-best prospect at her position by ESPN Hoopgurlz.

    Personal
    Full name is Azia E. Washington • Majoring in journalism-advertising and minoring in marketing • daughter of Paul and Monty Washington • born Dec. 22, 1993 • has one sister, Ariana, and one brother, Aaron.

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