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14 Alecia Bell

AT DELAWARE
Two-year letter winner who is versatile in both the front and backcourt.

2015-16 SEASON
Team co-captain alongside junior Hannah Jardine • named Team Unsung Hero after returning to the court in nearly a year after sustaining a horrific leg injury in the second game of her junior campaign • also earned the Joyce Perry Coaches Award • started 10 games while appearing in 28 total for the Hens • averaged 2.1 rebounds and 1.8 points in 12.5 minutes played per game • tied a career-high with nine steals • notched a season-best eight points against Elon in a CAA quarterfinals matchup (March 10) • collected a season-high seven rebounds in win at the College of Charleston (Jan. 15) • PNC Bank Student-Athlete Achiever Award (Jan. 16).

2014-15 SEASON
Team co-captain alongside Stephanie Leon • missed majority of the season after breaking her left leg (tibia and fibula) against Marist on Nov. 16 • posted a career game in the season opener at Lafayette with first-ever double double of 13 points and 10 rebounds • also went a perfect 5-for-5 from the free throw line and played 31 total minutes against the Leopards • registered two points and four rebounds in 12 minutes against Marist before leaving the game.

2013-14 SEASON
Appeared in 27 contests while starting three • averaged 2.8 points and 2.7 rebounds per game • registered a career day with 10 points against Towson in the Blue Hens’ first-ever game at SECU Arena • added four rebounds, two steals and an assist against the Tigers on Feb. 2 • averaged 5.7 rebounds and 4.0 points in three CAA Tournament games against Northeastern, College of Charleston and James Madison • recorded a career-best seven rebounds against the Huskies in the CAA quarterfinals • voted the team’s Most Improved Player by teammates • earned the Blue Hen Basketball Club Roy Timmer Unsung Hero Award.

2012-13 SEASON
Saw action in 14 games for Delaware • finished season averaging 1.7 points and 1.5 rebounds per game as a freshman • put up a career game in the team’s regular season finale against Georgia State (3/6) with seven points, three field goals made and eight field goals attempted in 15 minutes of play • sustained an ankle injury against Northeastern (1/29) and missed the following five games • swatted first career block against Towson (1/20) • recorded first career goal and assist in team’s 62-27 conference opening win against George Mason (1/10) • scored first point of career and collected three rebounds during the season-opening win over Sam Houston State (11/9).
 
HIGH SCHOOL
Four-year member of the basketball and outdoor track teams at Woodside High School • led Woodside to the AAA Peninsula District regular season and tournament championships as a junior and senior, and the regional championship as a senior • earned first team All-District, All-Region and All-State honors during senior year • selected Woodside Female Athlete of the Year and Senior Athlete of the Year • first team All-District and All-Region, and honorable mention All-State as a junior • named second team All-District as a sophomore and honorable mention All-District as a freshman • earned 2012 U.S. Army Reserve National Student-Athlete Award • given President’s Award for Educational Excellence • 800 meter district champion in 2012 • honor roll student during all four years of high school.
 
PERSONAL
Alecia Margaret Bell • born August 28, 1994 • daughter of Alonzo Bell Jr. and Sandra Bell • has a younger sister, Alexis • father played football at Princeton and mother played softball at Saint Paul’s College • has played the piano for 11 years • exercise science major at Delaware who aspires to go into the physical therapy field • works with the University of Delaware Physical Therapy Clinic.

CAREER HIGHS
Points: 13 at Lafayette, 11/14/14
Field Goals: 5 at Towson, 2/2/14
Field Goal Att.: 8 – vs. Georgia State, 3/6/13
3-pt. Field Goals: n/a 
3-pt. Field Goals Att.: n/a 
Free Throws: 5 at Lafayette, 11/14/14   
Free Throw Att.: 5 at Lafayette, 11/14/14   
Rebounds: 10 at Lafayette, 11/14/14   
Assists: 2 – 5x, last vs. East Carolina, 11/22/15
Blocks: 1 – 7x, last vs. Lafayette, 11/13/15 
Steals: 2 – 3x, last vs. UNCW, 1/8/16 
Minutes: 34 at Rhode Island, 11/8/13

   CAREER STATISTICS
Year GP/GS Min. Avg. FG-FGA Pct. 3Pt-FGA Pct. FT-FTA Pct. R-Off R-Def R-Tot RPG PF FO Ast. TO Blk. Stl. Pts. PPG
2012-13 14/0 74 5.3 9-27 .333 0-0 .000 6-10 .600 8 13 21 1.5 4 0 3 3 1 0 24 1.7
2013-14 27/3 383 14.2 26-62 .419 0-1 .000 23-34 .676 32 41 73 2.7 24 0 16 21 5 9 75 2.8
2014-15 2/1 43 21.5 4-8 .500 0-0 .000 7-9 .778 9 5 14 7.0 1 0 1 3 0 1 15 7.5
2015-16 28/10 349 12.5 17-40 .425 0-0 .000 15-22 .682 22 36 58 2.1 22 0 7 16 1 9 49 1.8
Totals 71/14 849 12.0 56-137 .409 0-1 .000 51-75 .680 71 95 166 2.3 51 0 27 43 7 19 163 2.3

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Position: Forward/Captain
Height: 6'0"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Newport News, Va.
High School: Woodside
Major: Exercise Science
Experience: 2 Letters
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