A two-time America East All-Conference selection, Cassidy is UMBC's all-time leader in 3-pointers with 245, tied for the second-most in America East history, and her 1,600 career points rank second all-time at UMBC and 23rd in the conference. This season, she is averaging a team-best 13.3 points per game to go along with 4.6 rebounds and 2.1 assists per contest. She is coming off a 25-point, nine-rebound performance on Wednesday evening to lead the Retrievers to a remarkable 23-point come-from-behind victory over Boston University.
Final voting for the America East Men's and Women's Basketball Fans' Choice Player of the Year runs through Monday, March 1, for the men and Tuesday, March 2, for the women. The men's winner will be announced via AmericaEast.com on Tuesday, March 2, while the women's winner will be announced in the same manner on Wednesday, March 3.