Susan King #24
At Stanford: Will return for her final season as the starting point guard ... After battling knee injuries in her first two seasons, has been a solid performer the last two years ... Has started all 75 games that she has appeared in ... Very quick ... Aggressive defender ... Has a great work ethic.
2004-05 Season: Game-by-Game Statistics
2003-04 Season: Earned Honorable Mention All-Pac-10 honors and was named Second-Team Academic All-Pac-10 ... Ranked third on the team with 289 points and averaged 8.5 ppg ... One of two Cardinal players to start all 34 games (along with Kelley Suminski) ... Led the Pac-10 and Stanford in three-point field goal percentage (43.7; 55-of-126;) ... Ranked No. 8 in the conference with 1.62 three-pointers per game ... Scored in double figures 15 times ... Converted at least three 3-point attempts 10 times during the season ... Hit four 3-pointers during a game four times ... Shot 6-of-9 from the field, including 4-of-7 from three-point range for 16 points against Boston University ... Also picked up a career-high four steals against the Terriers ... Tallied a season-high seven assists against Oregon State ... Shot 5-of-7 from the field, including 4-of-6 from behind the arc, for 14 points at Washington ... Also contributed five assists against the Huskies ... Scored a season-high 19 points at Cal, going 3-of-3 from 3-point land and striking a perfect 6-of-6 from the free-throw line ... Helped the Cardinal to the conference title with 10 points against UCLA and 11 points versus Arizona in the Pac-10 Tournament semifinal and championship, respectively ... Opened the NCAA Tournament with 13 points against Missouri on 4-of-7 shooting ... Added four assists against the Tigers ... Struck a trio of 3-pointers in the first NCAA Tournament games ... Averaged 10 points per game in the tournament, as the Cardinal advanced to the Elite Eight.
2002-03 Season: Named to the Verizon Academic All-District VIII Third Team ... Also named Honorable Mention Pac-10 All-Academic ... Averaged 6.3 points, 1.5 assists and 1.3 rebounds per contest ... Started all 30 of her appearances at point guard ... Missed two games (Feb. 6 & 8) with a broken toe ... Averaged 6.1 points, 1.4 assists and 1.1 rebounds in Pac-10 play ... Shot 81.1% (30-of-37) from the foul line ... Scored in double figures seven times, including a season-high 14-point effort in the Cardinal's win over No. 2/2 Kansas State ... Had a season-high 17 points, including a perfect 4-of-4 from 3-point range, versus No. 21/21 Arizona ... Recorded 12 points, including 3-of-5 from beyond the arc, and four steals in a win over No. 19 Oklahoma ... Had 10 points, including 4-of-6 from the floor, in the Pac-10 Tournament Semifinal victory over UCLA ... Went 3-of-4 from 3-point range en route to 13 points against Western Michigan in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
2001-02 Season: Limited to only two games because of knee injuries ... Averaged 3.5 points, 3.0 rebounds and 2.5 assists ... Missed the first eight games of the campaign after undergoing a scope to clean out her right knee ... Had five points, three rebounds and two assists in her season debut vs. Tennessee ... In her second game, suffered a stretched anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in her right knee at Arizona ... The season-ending injury qualified her for an NCAA medical hardship.
2000-01 Season: Averaged 11.3 points, 5.1 assists and 2.8 rebounds in nine games ... Missed the final 21 games after suffering a near complete tear of the ACL in her right knee at Oklahoma ... Before the injury, was emerging as one of the top freshman point guards in the country ... Shot 82.6% (19-of-23) from the free throw line ... Scored in double figures in six of her nine games ... Named Pac-10 Player of the Week after putting up a career-high 21 points at No. 2 Tennessee ... Recorded a career-best nine assists versus Santa Clara ... Recorded 16 points and six assists against Pacific ... Had 13 points, including three 3-pointers, in the first half at Oklahoma before sustaining the knee injury.
High School: Named a 2000 First-Team All-American by both the Women's Basketball Coaches Association and USA Today after averaging 35.0 points per game as a senior ... Parade Magazine Second-Team All-American ... Invited to participate in the Phoenix/Women's Basketball Coaches Association High School All-American Game after her senior season ... Named Minnesota's "Miss Basketball," USA Today Minnesota Player of the Year and Minneapolis Star-Tribune Player of the Year as a senior ... Named an AAU All-American in 1999, and was also the AAU Junior Olympics Tournament MVP in Cleveland ... In Full Court Press's "USA Top 60," was ranked as the 10th best high school player in the country in the class of 2000 ... Also ranked No. 13 in the All-Star Girls Report End of Summer Top 500 (1999) ... Named First-Team All-Minnesota as a junior by the Associated Press, and was named Minnesota Defensive Player of the Year by the St. Paul Pioneer Press ... Averaged 26.5 points, 5.1 steals and 4.8 rebounds as a junior, and shot 55% from the floor to lead her team to the Section 5AAA finals for the second straight season ... Member of the 1998 USA Basketball Junior National Team that won the bronze medal at the World Youth Games in Moscow, Russia ... In her sophomore season, averaged 25.0 points, 5.3 steals and 5.0 rebounds, and was named First-Team All-Minnesota by the Associated Press ... Was named an Honorable Mention All-American by Street & Smith's and USA Today after averaging 17.0 points and 4.0 rebounds as a freshman ... Played for head coach Dan Woods at Academy of Holy Angels ... Also an all-conference selection in tennis, and ranked among the top 10 high school players in the state ... Graduated with a 4.185 GPA, which ranked fifth in her class ... Member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Daughter of Gary and Kathy King ... Father played basketball at University of Nebraska-Kearney ... Brother, Stephen, is a redshirt sophomore on the Ohio University basketball team ... Husband, Curtis, is a former Stanford basketball player and a current member of the Utah Jazz.