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Makailah Dyer
Player Profile:
Makailah Dyer 1670062
Position: Guard
Height: 5'9"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Madison, Wis.
High School: East High School
Club: Univ. of Wisconsin
2013-14 (Redshirt freshman): Became eligible following sitting a year due to NCAA transfer rules ... Played in 24 games, making seven starts ... Shook off an 0-for-10 start from the floor to come on strong and made an immediate impact in the early portions of the conference season ... Went 2-for-8 to start the season from the free-throw line, but made 75 of her final 90 attempts (.833) .. A threat from deep, piled up a career high four triples at Northern Arizona (Jan. 18) for her third straight 20-point effort ... Started that stretch with 20 points against Montana State (Jan. 18) ... Scored 29 five days later at Sacramento State, adding four assists and four rebounds ... Team was 9-2 when she made at least one three-point bucket ... Dished-out a career high six assists in the win over Sacramento State (Feb. 22) ... Tallied 12 blocked shots, including a stretch of five straight games with at least one rejection ... Totaled six games scoring in double figures ... Earned first letter.

Before UND: Transferred from the University of Wisconsin ... Did not log any time in the first semester of the 2012-13 season before heading to UND ... As a prep, a two-time Wisconsin Basketball Coaches Association all-state honoree ... Also earned 2011 Second Team All-State honors by the Associated Press for Coach James Adams at Madison East High School ... Averaged 24.6 points per game as a senior, ranking second in the state ... Ranked as the No. 3 player in the state by ... As a junior, averaged 19.8 points, 4.7 assists, 2.3 rebounds and 2.2 steals per game ... 2010-11 Wisconsin Gatorade Player of the Year nominee ... Scored her 1,000th career point as a junior, tallying 1,517 points (18.7 ppg) in her career ... Three-time all-area and all-conference selection

Personal: Daughter of Michael and Janet Dyer ... Majoring in kinesiology ... Cousin of former UND men's basketball standout Troy Huff ... Her mother, Janet Dyer, and aunt, Teresa Huff, each played at the University of Wisconsin.

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