UND W Basketball BIO
Emily Evers
Player Profile:
Emily Evers 728263
Position: Center
Height: 6'5"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Grand Forks, N.D.
High School: Red River High School
2013-14 (Junior): Named the Big Sky Conference co-Sixth Woman of the Year ... Played in every game, making one start ... Winner of the "UND Pride" award at the postseason banquet ... Made the most of her time on the floor, averaging 7.9 points and 6.1 rebounds in just over 16.4 minutes per game ... Recorded six games of 10 rebounds or more ... Scored in double figures nine times ... Had a 15-point, 14-rebound effort in a win over Southern Utah (Jan. 2) ... Tallied a team-high 44 blocks for the season ... Shot 50.3 percent from the floor (99-of-197) ... Posted three double-doubles, the final coming in a 12-point, 13-rebound game at Eastern Washington (Mar. 1) that clinched the regular season title ... Scored at least eight points in all three playoff games, including nine in the NCAA Tournament against Texas A&M ... Had a highlight reel bucket in that game, spinning through the lane and finishing for one of her four field goals ... Blocked at least three shots in five different games ... Earned third letter.
2012-13 (Sophomore): Played in 27 games, making 21 starts ... Averaged 8.1 points and 5.5 rebounds per game ... Her .527 field goal percentage led the team and ranked tied for third in the Big Sky Conference ... Led the team in blocks (50) and was third in the league in blocks per game (1.9) ... Had a breakout performance in the win over Air Force (Dec. 4), charting career highs in points (17) and rebounds (15) to go along with two blocks, two assists and a steal .. Recorded another double-double the next game, scoring 17 and grabbing 10 rebounds in the win over Drake (Dec. 8) ... Named UND's first Big Sky Conference Player of the Week for her efforts in those games ... Had three double-doubles on the season ... Set a new career high with 18 points against Sacramento State (Jan. 24) ... Earned second varsity letter.

2011-12 (Redshirt Freshman): Played in all 32 contests off the bench ... Recipient of the 2012 Great West Conference Sixth Woman Award ... Named to the 2012 Great West Conference All-Newcomer Team ... One of eight players to have appeared in all 32 games ... The only player on the UND roster to have scored in every game ... Recorded double-digit point totals seven times, all UND wins ... Enjoyed career day at Chicago State (Jan. 28), scoring 13 points with career-best 13 rebounds for first career double-double ... Swatted away a career-high four shots in the win at Houston Baptist (Feb. 25) ... Third-leading rebounder on the team (4.8 rpg) ... Earned first letter.

2010-11: Redshirt season.

Before UND: A 2010 graduate of Red River High School … Three-year letterwinner in basketball … Team captain … Two-time All-Eastern Dakota Conference … Finished her senior season averaging 10 points, 2.6 blocks, 1.4 assists, and 1.0 steals per game … A two-year letterwinner in volleyball … Team captain … Two-time All-Eastern Dakota Conference … All-state and all-tournament selection … Nominated for Senior Athlete of the Year … Three-year letterwinner in track and field … Team captain … Member of the honor roll, National Honor Society, and the National Technical Honor Society.

Personal: Majoring in marketing … Daughter of Mike Evers and Margie Hutson Evers … Mother, uncles, Don Hutson and Bob Hutson, and aunts, Deb Hutson, Dot Hutson, Linda Hutson, Nancy Hutson, and Marilyn Evers, and cousin, Kyle Bondy, are all UND alums … Mother, Margie, ran track at UND and cousin, Kyle Bondy, was an offensive lineman for the UND football team ... Brother, Jimmy, is a hurdler for the current North Dakota track and field team.

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