Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
A 2005-06 John R. Wooden Award nominee ... the all-time winningest player in Duke history with 127 victories ... a 2005-06 second-team All-ACC selection and two-time All-ACC third-team honoree in 2003-04 & 2004-05 ... was married in August of 2004 to Kenneth Williams.
Career Notes... Became the fifth Duke palyer to register over 1,400 points and 800 rebounds in a career ... started her final 105 straight games for the Blue Devils ... led Duke to ACC Championships in 2003 and 2004, while collecting ACC Regular Season titles in 2003, 2004 and 2005 ... member of 2003 and 2006 NCAA Final Four squads ... led Duke to 30 or more victories in each of her four years with the Blue Devils ... the Blue Devils advanced to the Elite Eight in 2004 adn 2005 of the NCAA Tournament ... became the 19th player in Blue Devil history to register 1,000 career points on March 26, 2005, versus Georgia in the NCAA Tournament.
In The Duke Record Book... Finished her career ranking eighth in points (1,409), eighth in field goals made (557), fifth in field goal percentage (.567), fifth in rebounds (800), fifth in blocks (131), eighth in free throws made (295), seventh in free throws attempted (459), eighth in double-figure scoring games (78), first in wins (127) and tied for fourth in ACC regular season wins (55).
As a Senior (2005-06)... Earned second team All-ACC honors and was a preseason John R. Wooden Award nominee ... selected to participate in the WBCA All-Star Challenge but did not play due to being in the NCAA Final Four ... named to Surf’N Slam Classic and Duke Classic All-Tournament teams ... Bayer Advantage Senior Class Award Nominee ... started all 35 contests ... led Duke to a 31-4 overall record and an appearance in the National Championship game ... averaged 11.2 points, 6.3 rebounds, 1.6 assists, 0.9 steals and 0.9 blocks ... posted a double-double with 14 points adn 10 rebounds against fourth-ranked Maryland in February ... collected two games with 10 or more rebounds and 19 games with seven or more rebounds ... hit 61.8 percent of her field goals ... in the ACC stats, ranked tied for 27th in scoring (11.2), second in field goal percentage (61.8), 17th in rebounding (6.3), 12th in blocked shots (0.94) and 12th in offensive rebounds (2.43) ... had a season-high of 16 points on five different occasions against San Diego, Florida State, North Carolina, Virginia Tech and Virginia.
As a Junior (2004-05)... For the second straight year, was named third team All-ACC ... started all 36 contests averaging 11.7 points, 7.2 rebounds, 1.8 assists, 1.1 steals and 0.8 blocks ... in the ACC stats, ranked 19th in scoring, seventh in rebounding, third in field goal percentage (53.8), 11th in blocks and sixth in offensive rebounds (3.14) ... posted eight double-doubles, which ranked tied for third in the ACC ... in the ACC Tournament, averaged 12.3 points, 7.3 rebounds, 3.0 assists and hit 55.6 percent of her field goals ... in four NCAA Tournament contests, averaged 15.5 points, 8.3 rebounds, 1.3 assists and hit 66.7 percent of her field goals ... in the NCAA Elite Eight versus LSU, had 15 points on seven-of-seven shooting to go along with six rebounds ... scored 20 or more points on five different occasions ... pulled down 10 or more rebounds against nine opponents ... had a season-high 23 points, while grabbing eight rebounds and three steals against Miami ... hit 10 of 14 field goals at Wake Forest as she finished with 22 points ... took a team-best 12 charges on the year.
As a Sophomore (2003-04)... A third team All-ACC selection after starting all 34 contests for the Blue Devils ... named to All-ACC Tournament second team ... led the ACC with a 61.1 field goal percentage, which ranks fifth on Duke’s single-season charts ... for the season, averaged 10.0 points, 5.4 rebounds, 1.2 blocks and 0.9 steals ... scored double-figure points in 17 contests ... her three double-doubles ranked tied for eighth in the ACC ... averaged 11.3 points, 3.3 rebounds, 1.3 steals and 1.3 blocks, while hitting 70.0 percent of her field goals in the ACC Tournament ... earned ACC Player of the Week on Dec. 15, after posting a double-double (21 points, 12 rebounds) against Tulsa ... posted a career-high 23 points and had 11 rebounds at Florida State ... collected three games with 20 or more points ... posted 42 blocks, which ranked seventh on the Duke single-season list ... hit a perfect seven-of-seven field goals against North Carolina in the ACC Championship and finished with 16 points and three rebounds ... in the ACC statistics, ranked 18th in scoring (10.0), first in field goal percentage (61.1), 18th in rebounding (5.4) and seventh in blocked shots (1.24).
As a Freshman (2002-03)... Earned All-ACC Freshman team accolades after starting 15 of her 37 games played ... selected ACC Rookie of the Week on Feb. 17 and Dec. 9 ... averaged 6.9 points and 3.7 rebounds on the season ... started the first game of her career against Howard on Dec. 6 and collected a career-high 19 points, seven rebounds, three blocks and one steal ... in ACC games only, ranked tied for 15th in blocks (0.69) ... had a string of five consecutive games with double-figure points ... in the ACC freshman rankings, was fifth in scoring, ninth in rebounding, seventh in steals (0.65), fifth in blocks (0.70) and first in field goal percentage (49.2) ... collected 10 contests with double-figure points on the year ... had 10 points, four rebounds, one block and one steal against Georgia in the NCAA Tournament.
Prior To Duke... Selected first team USA Today All-America, second team Parade All-America, second team School Sports All-America, third team Student Sports All-America and first team All-State as a senior at Parker H.S. ... scored 1,906 career points (19.1), had 1,173 (11.7) rebounds and 377 blocks (3.8) in four years at Parker ... as a senior, averaged 17.7 points, 10.8 rebounds, 2.2 assists, 3.6 blocks and 2.7 steals per contest under head coach Tom Klawitter ... selected to play in the Phoenix/WBCA High School All-America game, notching six points and nine rebounds ... played in the inaugural McDonald’s All-America game and registered two points and four rebounds ... a three-time USA Today Wisconsin Player of the Year, two-time Gatorade and Associated Press Wisconsin Player of the Year ... AAU 17 & Under MVP in 2001 ... as a junior, averaged 20.0 points, 13.4 rebounds and 4.9 blocks ... selected second team Parade All-America, Street & Smith’s third-team All-America and USA Today All-America ... as a sophomore, averaged 19.0 points and 11.0 rebounds ... as a freshman, averaged 19.4 points and 11.8 rebounds ... scored 41 points in overtime during the conference championship game as a freshman (76-75).
Personal... Full name is Mistie McCray Bass ... was married on Aug. 7, 2004 to Kenneth Williams and changed her name to Mistie Williams ... born December 2, 1983, in Janesville, Wis. ... daughter of Pam Bass and Ernest Evans ... has one sister, Sheena Harmon (18) ... majoring in women studies along with a markets & management certificate.