22 Valerie Higgins
22 Valerie Higgins
Height: 6-1
Year: RS So.
Hometown: Granada Hills, Calif.
High School: Chaminade
Previous College: Southern California
Position: G
gp 7
pts/g 17.6
fg % 45.1
3pt % 20.0
ft % 84.4
reb/g 7.3
a/g 3.7

Higgins is a member of the USA Under-18 National Team and won gold at the 2016 FIBA Americas U-18 Championship in Chile.

2017-18 (Redshirt Sophomore):
Redshirted due to NCAA transfer rules.

Prior To Pacific (2016-17 at Southern Cal):
Higgins started 15 games and appeared in 29 as a true freshman for the Trojans. She averaged 4.4 points and 2.4 rebounds per game with 1.7 assists and 1.6 steals. Hit double-figures in scoring twice, setting a career high of 13 points at Sacramento State on Dec. 3. She grabbed a career-high six rebounds at Arizona (Feb. 26) and a career-best five steals at Oregon State (Feb. 10). Her high of four assists came against Long Beach State (Nov. 27) and again at Oregon (Feb. 12). Higgins started the last eight games of the year.

High School:
Higgins was named SoCal Player of the Year and was selected to the Jordan Brand Classic All-American West Team as a senior out of Chaminade College Prep in West Hills, Calif.... Also named to the All-CIF First Team and picked the Los Angeles Times’ girls’ basketball player of the year... Was ranked as an ESPN Top-10 Wing... Averaged 15 points, 10 rebounds, 6 assists and 6 steals per game... A two-time Nike EYBL National Champion... Was a three-time league MVP and three-time All-CIF honoree... Named to 2016 USA Today All-California Second Team... Set career highs of 33 points, 17 rebounds, 17 assists, 15 steals and seven blocks while at Chaminade Prep... Played club for Nike Cal Stars and Team Taurasi... Won Nike National championships with both teams.

Personal:
Valerie-Ann Denise Higgins was born May 26, 1998 in Woodland Hills, Calif.... The daughter of Keith and Sherry... Has two siblings, J’nai and Keith Jr.... Lists her father as her biggest sports hero... Both parents played basketball at Cal State Northridge and her father played professionally overseas and for the Harlem Globetrotters. Her sister J’nai plays volleyball at Bethune-Cookman

Recent Games
Nov 18 vs. #23 California L, 81-69
Nov 23 North Dakota State W, 75-68
Nov 24 Wyoming W, 70-64
Nov 29 at San Jose State W, 91-67
Dec 6 Seattle U W, 75-61
Dec 8 UC Santa Barbara W, 69-53
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 7 -
Games started 7 -
Minutes 205 -
Minutes per game 29.3 -
FG 41-91 0-0
FG Pct 45.1 -
3PT 3-15 0-0
3PT Pct 20.0 -
FT 38-45 0-0
FT Pct 84.4 -
Off rebounds 12 -
Def rebounds 39 -
Total rebounds 51 -
Rebounds per game 7.3 -
Personal fouls 22 -
Disqualifications 1 -
Assists 26 -
Turnovers 18 -
Assist to turnover ratio 1.4 -
Steals 22 -
Blocks 3 -
Points 123 0
Points per game 17.6 -
Points per 40 min 24.0 -
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 2 San Fran. St. W, 89-41 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 William Jessup   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at UC Davis W, 83-80 1 26 4-10 40.0 0-1 0.0 5-5 100.0 13
Nov 18 vs. #23 California L, 81-69 1 25 5-13 38.5 1-4 25.0 6-6 100.0 17
Nov 23 North Dakota State W, 75-68 1 28 4-11 36.4 0-3 0.0 4-5 80.0 12
Nov 24 Wyoming W, 70-64 1 35 9-19 47.4 1-3 33.3 9-11 81.8 28
Nov 29 at San Jose State W, 91-67 1 24 6-17 35.3 0-1 0.0 4-5 80.0 16
Dec 6 Seattle U W, 75-61 1 36 6-12 50.0 1-3 33.3 6-8 75.0 19
Dec 8 UC Santa Barbara W, 69-53 1 31 7-9 77.8 0-0 - 4-5 80.0 18
Dec 17 at Central Florida   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 20 at Lamar   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 22 at Cal State Fullerton   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 31 Saint Mary's   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 3 at Portland   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 5 at Gonzaga   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 10 BYU   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 12 San Diego   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 17 at Santa Clara   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 19 at San Francisco   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 24 Loyola Marymount   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 Pepperdine   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 31 Gonzaga   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 Portland   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 at San Diego   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 at BYU   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 San Francisco   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 Santa Clara   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 at Pepperdine   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at Loyola Marymount   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 at Saint Mary's   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 at WCC Championship   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 at WCC Championship   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 at WCC Championship   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 at WCC Championship   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 at WCC Championship   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 at WCC Championship   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 2 San Fran. St. W, 89-41 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 William Jessup   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at UC Davis W, 83-80 1 26 2 8 10 1 5 0.2 4 0 4 -
Nov 18 vs. #23 California L, 81-69 1 25 0 2 2 4 2 2.0 1 0 3 -
Nov 23 North Dakota State W, 75-68 1 28 1 1 2 6 3 2.0 3 0 5 1
Nov 24 Wyoming W, 70-64 1 35 3 5 8 2 1 2.0 6 1 4 -
Nov 29 at San Jose State W, 91-67 1 24 4 6 10 6 3 2.0 3 0 3 -
Dec 6 Seattle U W, 75-61 1 36 1 9 10 3 2 1.5 2 2 1 -
Dec 8 UC Santa Barbara W, 69-53 1 31 1 8 9 4 2 2.0 3 0 2 -
Dec 17 at Central Florida   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 20 at Lamar   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 22 at Cal State Fullerton   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 31 Saint Mary's   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 3 at Portland   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 5 at Gonzaga   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 10 BYU   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 12 San Diego   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 17 at Santa Clara   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 19 at San Francisco   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 24 Loyola Marymount   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 Pepperdine   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 31 Gonzaga   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 Portland   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 at San Diego   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 at BYU   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 San Francisco   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 Santa Clara   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 at Pepperdine   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at Loyola Marymount   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 at Saint Mary's   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 at WCC Championship   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 at WCC Championship   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 at WCC Championship   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 at WCC Championship   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 at WCC Championship   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 at WCC Championship   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2018-19 7 7 29.3 5.9-13.0 45.1 0.4-2.1 20.0 5.4-6.4 84.4 17.6
Total 7 7 29.3 5.9-13.0 45.1 0.4-2.1 20.0 5.4-6.4 84.4 17.6
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2018-19 7 7 205 41-91 45.1 3-15 20.0 38-45 84.4 123
Total 7 7 205 41-91 45.1 3-15 20.0 38-45 84.4 123
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2018-19 7 7 29.3 8.0-17.8 45.1 0.6-2.9 20.0 7.4-8.8 84.4 24.0
Total 7 7 29.3 8.0-17.8 45.1 0.6-2.9 20.0 7.4-8.8 84.4 24.0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2018-19 7 7 29.3 1.7 5.6 7.3 3.1 0.1 3.7 2.6 1.4 3.1 0.4
Total 7 7 29.3 1.7 5.6 7.3 3.1 0.1 3.7 2.6 1.4 3.1 0.4
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2018-19 7 7 205 12 39 51 22 1 26 18 1.4 22 3
Total 7 7 205 12 39 51 22 1 26 18 1.4 22 3
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2018-19 7 7 29.3 2.3 7.6 10.0 4.3 0.2 5.1 3.5 1.4 4.3 0.6
Total 7 7 29.3 2.3 7.6 10.0 4.3 0.2 5.1 3.5 1.4 4.3 0.6
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 7 7 29.3 5.9-13.0 45.1 0.4-2.1 20.0 5.4-6.4 84.4 17.6
Conference - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 4 4 32.5 6.5-12.8 51.0 0.5-2.2 22.2 5.8-7.2 79.3 19.3
Away 2 2 25.0 5.0-13.5 37.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 4.5-5.0 90.0 14.5
Neutral 1 1 25.0 5.0-13.0 38.5 1.0-4.0 25.0 6.0-6.0 100.0 17.0
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Wins 6 6 30.0 6.0-13.0 46.2 0.3-1.8 18.2 5.3-6.5 82.1 17.7
Losses 1 1 25.0 5.0-13.0 38.5 1.0-4.0 25.0 6.0-6.0 100.0 17.0
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November 5 5 27.6 5.6-14.0 40.0 0.4-2.4 16.7 5.6-6.4 87.5 17.2
December 2 2 33.5 6.5-10.5 61.9 0.5-1.5 33.3 5.0-6.5 76.9 18.5
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 7 7 205 41-91 45.1 3-15 20.0 38-45 84.4 123
Conference - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 4 4 130 26-51 51.0 2-9 22.2 23-29 79.3 77
Away 2 2 50 10-27 37.0 0-2 0.0 9-10 90.0 29
Neutral 1 1 25 5-13 38.5 1-4 25.0 6-6 100.0 17
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Wins 6 6 180 36-78 46.2 2-11 18.2 32-39 82.1 106
Losses 1 1 25 5-13 38.5 1-4 25.0 6-6 100.0 17
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November 5 5 138 28-70 40.0 2-12 16.7 28-32 87.5 86
December 2 2 67 13-21 61.9 1-3 33.3 10-13 76.9 37
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 7 7 29.3 8.0-17.8 45.1 0.6-2.9 20.0 7.4-8.8 84.4 24.0
Conference - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 4 4 32.5 8.0-15.7 51.0 0.6-2.8 22.2 7.1-8.9 79.3 23.7
Away 2 2 25.0 8.0-21.6 37.0 0.0-1.6 0.0 7.2-8.0 90.0 23.2
Neutral 1 1 25.0 8.0-20.8 38.5 1.6-6.4 25.0 9.6-9.6 100.0 27.2
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Wins 6 6 30.0 8.0-17.3 46.2 0.4-2.4 18.2 7.1-8.7 82.1 23.6
Losses 1 1 25.0 8.0-20.8 38.5 1.6-6.4 25.0 9.6-9.6 100.0 27.2
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November 5 5 27.6 8.1-20.3 40.0 0.6-3.5 16.7 8.1-9.3 87.5 24.9
December 2 2 33.5 7.8-12.5 61.9 0.6-1.8 33.3 6.0-7.8 76.9 22.1
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 7 7 29.3 1.7 5.6 7.3 3.1 0.1 3.7 2.6 1.4 3.1 0.4
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 4 4 32.5 1.5 5.8 7.3 3.0 0.3 3.8 2.0 1.9 3.5 0.8
Away 2 2 25.0 3.0 7.0 10.0 3.5 - 3.5 4.0 0.9 3.5 0.0
Neutral 1 1 25.0 0.0 2.0 2.0 3.0 - 4.0 2.0 2.0 1.0 0.0
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Wins 6 6 30.0 2.0 6.2 8.2 3.2 0.2 3.7 2.7 1.4 3.5 0.5
Losses 1 1 25.0 0.0 2.0 2.0 3.0 - 4.0 2.0 2.0 1.0 0.0
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November 5 5 27.6 2.0 4.4 6.4 3.8 0.2 3.8 2.8 1.4 3.4 0.2
December 2 2 33.5 1.0 8.5 9.5 1.5 - 3.5 2.0 1.8 2.5 1.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 7 7 205 12 39 51 22 1 26 18 1.4 22 3
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 4 4 130 6 23 29 12 1 15 8 1.9 14 3
Away 2 2 50 6 14 20 7 - 7 8 0.9 7 0
Neutral 1 1 25 0 2 2 3 - 4 2 2.0 1 0
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Wins 6 6 180 12 37 49 19 1 22 16 1.4 21 3
Losses 1 1 25 0 2 2 3 - 4 2 2.0 1 0
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November 5 5 138 10 22 32 19 1 19 14 1.4 17 1
December 2 2 67 2 17 19 3 - 7 4 1.8 5 2
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 7 7 29.3 2.3 7.6 10.0 4.3 0.2 5.1 3.5 1.4 4.3 0.6
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 4 4 32.5 1.8 7.1 8.9 3.7 0.3 4.6 2.5 1.9 4.3 0.9
Away 2 2 25.0 4.8 11.2 16.0 5.6 0.0 5.6 6.4 0.9 5.6 0.0
Neutral 1 1 25.0 0.0 3.2 3.2 4.8 0.0 6.4 3.2 2.0 1.6 0.0
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Wins 6 6 30.0 2.7 8.2 10.9 4.2 0.2 4.9 3.6 1.4 4.7 0.7
Losses 1 1 25.0 0.0 3.2 3.2 4.8 0.0 6.4 3.2 2.0 1.6 0.0
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November 5 5 27.6 2.9 6.4 9.3 5.5 0.3 5.5 4.1 1.4 4.9 0.3
December 2 2 33.5 1.2 10.1 11.3 1.8 0.0 4.2 2.4 1.8 3.0 1.2