KK Houser is the latest Boilermaker to join the women's basketball professional ranks.
Transferred to Purdue from Maryland mid-season, became eligible in Jan. ... had 12 game appearances, averaging 4.0 minutes per game ... scored in three games ... pulled down season-high three rebounds vs. Northwestern ... recorded season-high two steals against Indiana ... logged season-high 11 minutes vs. Northwestern.
University of Maryland Highlights
Averaged 11.3 points per game over the course of two seasons ... named to the 2004 All-ACC Freshman team and was an honorable mention for the All-ACC team ... scored a career-high 26 points against Florida State in 2004 ... battled tendonitis during the 2004-05 season, but still averaged 11.0 points and 4.8 rebounds per game, starting 31 of 32 games ... took medical redshirt during the 2005-06 season.
Bishop McNamara Highlights
Named as the Washington Post's All-Met MVP and Maryland's Gatorade's Player of the Year for as a senior ... holds school record for career points and steals ... named first-team all-state as a sophomore, junior and senior.
Full name is Kalika Octavia France ... born February 21, 1985, in Washington D.C. ... daughter of Neil France and Wakati and Jacqueline Parrish ... has six brothers, Tony, Daryl, Joe, Wakati, Rakim and Kojo, and two sisters, Cerissa and Nailah ... earned a bachelor's degree in accounting from Maryland and is currently pursuing a master's degree in health and kinesiology.