The 12th-seeded Hoosiers and fifth-seeded Wolverines will play Thursday at approximately 9:30 p.m. ET in Hoffman Estates, Ill.
Made her Division I debut at Central Arkansas on Nov. 11 and scored four points with two blocks ... started in IU's first three games to begin the 2011-12 campaign ... nailed her first career 3-point field goal against Oklahoma State on Dec. 4 and also had two rebounds in the contest ... had two blocks with a field goal, one rebound and an assist at IUPUI on Dec. 11 ... played 26 minutes coming off the bench vs. Colorado State on Dec. 21 and hit a 3-point field goal ... tallied eight points vs. Texas A&M Corpus Christi and had a career-best five rebounds ... scored a career-high 10 points, going 3-of-5 from 3-point range and had a block and a steal vs. Michigan State on Dec. 30 ... started for the fifth time this season and scored seven points with four rebounds in a career-high 35 minutes of play at Nebraska.
Completed her second season with Iowa Western averaging 7.9 points and 5.1 rebounds per game ... finished the 2010-11 season shooting over 34 percent from beyond the arc and tied for the team lead in 3-point field goals made (35) ... socred a season-high 23 points against Southeastern Community College ... ranked as the No. 14 junior college prospect in the nation by the All Star Girls Report.
Birth date is Jan. 30, 1991 ... daughter of Ilgvars Rubenis and Liga Rubene ... major is economics.