Australian native Alex Sheedy shines with 26 points as the Bulldogs completed a furious finish to snatch a 63-62 victory over the Norths Bears.
The Fresno State women's basketball team traveled down under to Australia for an 11-day preseason tour.
Prior to Fresno State: In 64 career games at BYU she averaged 2.4 points and 1.5 rebounds for the Cougars ... best season was 2013-14 year when she appeared in 33 of BYU's 35 games and averaged 12.2 minutes per contest ... helped lead BYU to a 28-7 overall record in 2013-14, a Sweet 16 appearance in the NCAA Tournament and a No. 18 national ranking at the end of the season ... in BYU's victory in the second round of the 2014 NCAA Tournament over Nebraska, the same team that defeated Fresno State in the first round, she scored six points off a pair of first-half 3-pointers and pulled down one rebound in 11 minutes of action in the 80-76 win ... her first half three's helped BYU open up a 35-18 lead, a cushion the Cougars needed to hold on to the win as they were outscored by seven in the second half ... also had three assists in the Sweet 16 loss to No. 1 Connecticut, who went on to the National Championship with an undefeated season at 40-0 ... missed the 2012-13 season with a knee injury.
High School: Named the Northern Nevada Player of the Year, a first-team all-state selection and a McDonalds All-American nominee ... a four-year letterwinner in basketball, she helped guide her team to the finals of the state championships as a sophomore and to the semifinals as a junior ... also competed in track where she set four school records (100m, 200m, 4x100m relay, 4x200m relay) ... was the 2008 Nevada Runner of the Year and was all-state in the 100m and 200m.
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