Purdue Highlights 2012-13 - Sixth Year/Graduate Student
Co-captain with Courtney Moses...Associated Press honorable mention All-American...Big Ten Tournament Most Outstanding Player and member of All-Tournament team...third team All-Big Ten (coaches)...honorable mention All-Big Ten (media)...first team Senior CLASS Award... finalist for Coach Wooden Citizenship Cup...member of Allstate WBCA Good Works Team...quarterfinalist for America's Choice Honoree for CBS' Courage in Sports...winner of NCAS Giant Steps Courageous Student-Athlete award...winner of Methodist Sports Medicine Brady Comeback Scholarship Award...was second on the team in scoring (12.2 ppg), rebounding (6.0 rpg), free throw percentage (.845), blocked shots (37) and third in field goal percentage (.472)...set Big Ten Tournament record for single-game field goal percentage by hitting 10-of-11 shots (90.0%) vs. Michigan State in the championship game, scoring a season-high 24 points...recorded five double-doubles on the season for a total of nine as a Boilermaker...started non-profit organization, Sounds of Serenity to assist children with hearing loss.
2011-12 - Redshirt Senior
Tri-captain with Brittany Rayburn and Samantha Woods ... Missed season with ACL tear in right knee suffered in scrimmage at Indiana State on Oct. 29 ... Was awarded a sixth year of eligiblity by the NCAA on April 6, 2012 ... Awarded the Giant Steps Courageous Student-Athlete honor by the National Consortium for Academics and Sports (NCAS) and will attend a banquet in Oct. 2012 to be recognized.
2010-11 - Junior
Co-captain ... Named third team All-Big Ten by coaches, honorable mention by media ... Finalist for the V Foundation Comeback Award ... Academic All-Big Ten ... Led the team in rebounding (5.8 rpg), field goal percentage (52.3%) and 3FG% (48.1%) ... Second on the team in scoring (12.0 ppg) ... Set school season record for three-point field goal percentage ... Contributed 21-points and 13 rebounds - first double-double as a Boilermaker - vs. DePaul ... Named to the Preseason WNIT All-Tournament Team after averaging 17.3 points, 7.3 rebounds and 3.3 assists ... Was hospitalized in critical condition with bacterial meningitis two days after the DePaul game (Nov. 23) and released from the hospital on six days later (Nov. 28); missed four games due to the illness ... Returned to game action vs. Auburn logging two points and a rebound in just over two minutes of action ... Returned to double-figure scoring with 10 points vs. W. Illinois .. Returned to the starting lineup at Northwestern ... Recorded game highs of 17 points and 11 rebounds for second double-double of the season vs. Northwestern ... Recorded third double-double of the season with 10 points and 12 rebounds at Minnesota ... Career-high 25 points vs. Ohio State; followed up with double-double that included 12 points and career-high 15 boards at Penn St. ... Tied career-high with four blocks vs. Kansas State ... Started 24 of 29 games; averaged 12.0 points, 5.8 rebounds, 1.2 assists in 24.7 minutes per game.
2009-10 - Redshirt
Did not play due to NCAA transfer rules.
Appeared in 33 of 35 games as a sophomore, including all 14 regular-season ACC contests ... In 2008-09, averaged 3.7 points and 2.1 rebounds while shooting 42.6 percent from the field, including 31.8 percent from the three-point line and 82.9 percent from the charity stripe ... Scored 16 points vs. Loyola as a freshman ... Recorded eight points and two blocks in her collegiate debut.
Marist School Highlights
Averaged 20 points, 11 rebounds, and three blocks as a senior...Named WBCA/Nike All-American and participated in WBCA/Nike All-Star Game ... McDonald's All-American ... Parade Magazine fourth team All-American ... Led team to 26-4 record and second consecutive state title game as a senior ... Named first team Class AAAA all-state as a junior and senior ... Class AAA Player of the Year as a sophomore ... Ranked sixth among all forwards and 19th overall in 2007 by All-Star Girls Report and Blue Star ... Invited to USA Basketball trials for U-18 and U-19.
Full name is Andrea Mingo ... Born July 14, 1989 ... Mother is Jennifer Mingo ... Has two brothers, Khaalls Branham and Andre ... Graduated in May 2012 with a Bachelor of Science in biology and a minor in Spanish ... Pursuing a graduate degree in occupational and environmental health sciences with a concentration in toxicology.
Once her basketball career ends, plans to attend medical school to pursue a career in pediatric cardiology...Joins Whitney Bays and Kalika France as transfers from Maryland under coach Versyp ... Attended Westminster High School as a freshman and sophomore..Member of National Honor Society, Dean's List and honor roll.