30 Erin Brown
30 - Erin Brown
Height: 5-10
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bethesda, Md.
High School: Walt Whitman
Position: G/F

AS A SOPHOMORE (2009-10): Averaged 6.2 points and 4.0 rebounds per game… Ranked third on the team with 26 three-pointers made, tied for the ninth-most ever by a Retriever sophomore… Scored 11 points and added eight rebounds in the season opener against Virginia (Nov. 13)… Scored 13 points on 6-of-7 shooting against UMES (Nov. 15)… Her .857 shooting percentage against the Hawks was a team best on the season… Scored a team-high 16 points and drained a career-best four of six 3-pointers atTowson (Nov. 24)… Averaged 11.6 ppg and shot 45.1 percent (21-for-40) in five November contests… Missed two games with symptoms of a concussion… Returned to the lineup to score 11 points on three 3-pointers and added seven rebounds at Coppin State (Dec. 12)… Made 10 triples in her first six games… Averaged just 3.7 ppg on 32.1 percent shooting in six contests from Dec. 20-Jan. 6 before breaking out of her slump with 15 points on 6-of-11 shooting, including three triples at Maine (Jan. 10), her first double-digit scoring effort since Dec. 12… Added seven rebounds against the Black Bears… Scored 12 points on 4-of-7 shooting with two 3-pointers and grabbed seven boards at Albany (Jan. 13)… Posted her first double-double of the season with 11 points and a season-high 10 rebounds to go along with three assists in 39 minutes at Stony Brook, making her first start since Jan. 21 (Feb. 27)… Scored in double figures eight times on the season, including five of the first six games… Led the Retrievers in scoring three times… Recognized on the America East Honor Roll.

AS A FRESHMAN (2008-09): Selected to the America East All-Rookie Team after averaging 9.2 points and 5.5 rebounds per game… UMBC’s fourth-leading scorer and second-leading rebounder… Led the Retrievers with a .451 field goal percentage (114-for-253) and ranked third in 3-pointers (23)… Ranked seventh in the America East in shooting percentage, 11th in rebounding and 22nd in scoring… The league’s second-best freshman rebounder and fourth-best rookie scorer… Averaged a team-best 6.1 rpg against America East opponents to go along with 10.4 ppg, the Retrievers’ third-highest mark… Ranked seventh all-time among UMBC freshmen in field goals (114), 3-pointers (23) and 3-point attempts (72), ninth in points (276) and 10th in rebounds (165)… Played in all 30 games and made 27 starts… Averaged 29.7 minutes per game, the second-most on the team… Recorded her first career double-double with 22 points and 11 rebounds against UMES (Nov. 30), the first double-double at UMBC since Sharri Rohde in February 2007… Scored a career-high 22 points on 9-of-11 shooting and made her first seven field goal attempts of the game… Posted a double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds in 40 minutes against Towson (Dec. 6)… Named America East Rookie of the Week on Dec. 30 (Week 7) after averaging 14.0 ppg and 5.0 rpg while shooting 52.2 percent (12-for-23) in two games at the Marriott Cavalier Classic (Dec. 28-29)… Recorded a double-double with 17 points and 10 rebounds againstMaine (Jan. 17)… Named America East Rookie of the Week on Jan. 26 (Week 11) after averaging 16.5 ppg and 7.0 rpg and shooting 69.6 percent (16-for-23) against Albany and Binghamton… Posted her fourth double-double of the season with 19 points and 10 rebounds against the Bearcats (Jan. 24)… Scored in double figures 13 times, including four straight from Dec. 21-Jan. 7 and seven of 10 games from Jan. 17-Feb. 21… Named America East Player of the Game five times – at Vermont (Jan. 7), vs.Maine (Jan. 17), vs. Albany (Jan. 21), vs. Binghamton (Jan. 24) and at Stony Brook (Jan. 31)… Led UMBC in scoring three times and in rebounding 11 times… Garnered recognition on the America East Honor Roll.

HIGH SCHOOL: A two-time Washington Post All-Metro Honorable Mention and All-Gazette First-Team selection as a junior and senior… Also earned All-Gazette Second-Team honors as a sophomore and Honorable Mention as a freshman… Led her team to the regional title and the state semifinals as a junior… Averaged 18.8 points and 8.9 rebounds per game as a senior to lead the Vikings… Also led her team in scoring (14.6 ppg) and rebounding (7.2 rpg) as a junior… Scored more than 1,000 points in her high school career… The Vikings were 50 games over .500 in her four-year career.

PERSONAL: The third of four children to Colleen and Rick Brown… Has an older brother, Greg, an older sister, Kathleen, and a younger brother, Richard… Kathleen was an All-Conference basketball player atMarymount University… Chose UMBC over George Mason, Long Island and Marymount because of its location, coaching staff and reputation in academics… Born Sept. 21, 1989… A pre-physical therapy major.