21 - Candyce Brown
Candyce Brown
Height: 5-7
Year: Senior
Hometown: Pickerington, Ohio
High School: Pickerington North
Position: G

2008-09 - Senior Season: Played in all 32 games, including starts in the final 22 of the season and all 18 Horizon League contests...led the team in minutes played during the Horizon League season with 28.9 per game...ranked second on the team with 1.7 assists per contest...led the team in assists in five games...tied career-high with 38 minutes played twice, coming against UIC on Jan. 17 and at Green Bay on Jan. 29...netted a career-high 12 points and a season-high four steals at Youngstown State on March 5...three-time recipient of the Bulldogs' Defensive Award.

2007-08 - Junior Season: Appeared in all 30 of the team's games, starting in 13 of the final 14 contests of the season...ranked third on the squad with 2.4 assists per game...her 43 steals were one shy of the team lead...ranked fourth in the Horizon League with a 1.48 assists-to-turnovers ratio in league contests...team leader in assists in eight contests and leader in rebounds once...finished as the bench leader in scoring in five games...her six steals against Wright State were a team-high for the year...totaled three double-figure scoring games, including career-highs of 11 points against Indiana State (Dec. 1) and Valparaiso (March 8)...selected as the recipient of the Bulldogs' Defensive Award.

2006-07 - Sophomore Season: The team's top defensive perimeter player...appeared in all 31 of the Bulldogs' games, coming off the bench in all but one...finished fifth on the team with 47 assists, 23 steals and 24 offensive rebounds...scored a season-high seven points on 3-of-4 shooting from the field with a three-pointer at Youngstown State on Dec. 30...pulled down a season-best seven rebounds against IUPUI on Nov. 29...dished a season-high five assists at UIC on Feb. 10.

2005-06 - Freshman Season: Started in eight of her 27 games played her freshman season...fifth on the team with 35 assists...scored 2.1 points per game while tallying 1.6 boards...averaged 3.1 points in 16 Horizon League contests, shooting .404 from the field...started in six of the last seven games, averaging 29.4 minutes during that span...led the team and set a career-high with nine rebounds in the opening round of the Horizon League Championship against Detroit on March 1...also dished out a team-leading six assists in that game...scored a season-high six points on three occasions...voted as a co-recipient of the team's Defensive Award along with former player Stephanie Boeke.

High School: Four-year varsity starter...two-time team captain...All-Ohio Capital Conference (OCC) first-team selection...Central District honorable mention and District 11 first-team honoree...Dispatch-Agonis All-stars honorable mention...Ohio/Kentucky All-Star Participant and McDonald's All-American nominee...part of four-time District champion team, two-time OCC champs and three-time Regional Runner-ups...Ohio Girls Basketball Magazine Fabulous 50 Freshman and Top 64 selection...team's "Defensive Player of the Year" on two occasions...guided her AAU team to an Ohio state championship and to the AAU Nike Cup crown...as a senior, averaged 11.4 points per game on 48-percent shooting, including 40 percent from three-point range...81-percent free throw shooter...added 3.2 rebounds, 2.8 assists and 2.2 steals...as a junior, Brown averaged 7.3 points and 3.9 assists, while shooting 41 percent from three-point range as Pickerington North finished with a 24-2 record...in the classroom, Brown has been honored with the Silver Medal Academic Award for Basketball and is a distinguished honor roll student...high school coach: Dave Butcher.

Personal: Candyce Renee Brown...born February 23, 1986...daughter of Melvin and Connie Brown...has an older brother, Anthony...marketing major.