The Purdue women's basketball team celebrated the 2011-12 season and honored its seniors Thursday night.
Boilermakers Edge out Penn State, 68-66
The No. 22 Boilermakers play host to Indiana at Noon ET on Sunday.
The No. 17/19 Boilermakers take on No. 12/17 Penn State at 6 p.m. ET on Thursday in Mackey Arena.
The game will be televised live on ESPN2 at 5 p.m. ET.
Purdue vs. Nebraska Big Ten Tournament Finals March 4, 2012
Purdue vs. Penn State Big Ten Tournament Semi-Finals March 3, 2012
Purdue vs. Illinois
Brittany Rayburn scored 14 points for the Boilermakers.
No. 3 Notre Dame vs. No. 12 Purdue - AP Photo Gallery
2010-11 - Junior
Finished second on the team in assists, third in rebounding and fourth in scoring ... Recorded 15 points, a team-high five assists, six rebounds and a blocked shot vs. Toledo; was 7 of 8 from the field for 87.5 percent ... Made only start as a Boilermaker at Texas A&M; recorded a team-high four assists and three steals ... Set Purdue career high with 10 rebounds at Northwestern and was one point shy of a double-double with nine points ... Recorded career-high six assists at Michigan State ... Scored career-high 21 points on 7 of 10 shooting vs. Illinois ... Averaged 7.1 points, 3.8 rebounds and 2.3 assists in 19.5 minutes per game.
2009-10 - Redshirt
Did not play due to NCAA transfer rules.
Florida State Highlights
Played in 30 games as a freshman and started two contests...As a freshman, averaged 5.0 points and 2.8 rebounds in 13.2 minutes per game...Played in just one game as a sophomore...Scored 17 points in her collegiate debut vs. Florida Gulf Coast...Recorded two double-doubles in 2007-08: at Indiana (12 points and 10 rebounds) and vs. Hofstra (15 points and 11 rebounds)...Reached double-figure scoring in five games as a freshman.
South Gwinnett High School Highlights
Averaged 15.3 points and 7.9 rebounds as a senior...Averaged 10.3 points, 6.1 rebounds and 2.4 assists as a junior...Led team to state semifinals as a senior...Named 2007 Class 5A Player of the Year...Tabbed Street and Smith honorable mention All-American as a senior...Selected GACA 5A first team all-state in 2007...Ranked ninth at her position by All-Star Girls Report...Coached by Mike Allison.
Full name is Antionette Nicole Howard ... Born August 5, 1989 ... Parents are Delano and Antionette Howard ... Has older brother, Delano and younger sister, Aliyah ... Majoring in sociology.
Left Florida State in Dec. 2008 ... Enrolled at Kennesaw State for spring 2009 semester but did not compete in athletics ... Originally committed to Florida, but was released from her letter of intent when head coach Carolyn Peck was let go ... Is working toward a minor in organizational leadership and supervision.