Rice to play in first-ever postseason title game
Rice to host UNC-Greensboro in WBI final on Sunday at 4 p.m.
Tip-off scheduled for 7 p.m.
Rice defeats UTRGV 73-63 for 20th win of the season
2015-16 (Freshman): Played in 31 games as a true freshman, averaging 17.8 minutes per game...averaged 4.5 points and 2.2 rebounds per contest...led the Owls in three-point percentage (.373), connecting on 22-of-59 attempts from beyond the arc...scored a season-high 10 points and pulled down 5 rebounds with 4 steals in the Owls' C-USA Championship victory over Louisiana Tech in the second round (3/9)...dished out a season-high 6 assists in Rice's first victory of the season at Sam Houston St. (12/17)...scored 9 points at No. 4 Baylor (12/2).
High School: Played under head coach Stacey Stroman at Dekaney High School ... Helped lead her Wildcat team to a 34-3 record her senior season, while averaging 17.8 ppg, 4.8 rpg, 2.2 apg while shooting 51% from the field and 39% from three-point territory ... a three-time first-team all-district selection ... named all-region ... academic all-state ... GHAGBA All-Star ... GHAGBA All-Star MVP ... also participated in track (long/triple jump) and lacrosse.
Personal: Full Name: Lauren Marie Grigsby ... Born: February 5, 1998 ... Parents: Larry and Donna Grigsby (one brother) ... College: Baker.