Kari Korver tore her right ACL and lateral meniscus in a workout on Sept. 25 and will miss the 2013-14 season.
Was one of only three players to play in all 34 games, making eight starts … she scored 11 points off the bench (3-for-5 from three-point range) in her first collegiate game (a home win over San Diego State on Nov. 10) … exploded for a career-high 17 points on a career-high five three-pointers (out of 10) and added a career-best three steals to go with three rebounds, one assist and one block in the win at Arizona State (Mar. 1) … led the team in three-pointers made (38) and attempted (110), shooting 34.5 percent from beyond the arc … also led the team in free throw percentage (.920, 23-for-25) … scored in double figures in five games … made at least one three-pointer in 21 games, including 10 games with multiple treys. HONORS: Was named an honorable mention selection to the Pac-12’s All-Freshman Team by the coaches. PAC-12 STATISTICAL RANKS: All Games: 6th - 3-Point Field Goal Percentage (.343). Pac-12 Games: 4th - 3-Point Field Goal Percentage (.365), 9th - 3-Point Field Goals Made Per Game (1.5).
Lettered four years at Valley Christian (Cerritos, Calif.) under head coach Katie Hardeman ... missed her entire senior year after tearing the ACL in her left knee ... earned All-CIF and All-State honors each of the three seasons she played... averaged 25.3 points, 7.8 rebounds, 3.4 steals and 1.5 blocks as a junior in 2010-11 ... averaged 19.4 points, 6.7 rebounds and 2.2 steals as a sophomore in 2009-10 as Crusaders went 25-8 and reached CIF Division 5AA State Championships ... averaged 17.3 points as a freshman in 2008-09 ... won women's three-point contest at 2012 American Family Insurance High School Slam Dunk and 3-Point Championship ... played club basketball for Cal Sparks.
Full name: Kari Erica Korver ... right-handed ... born Nov. 11, 1993 in Lakewood, Calif. ... parents are Ken and Lisa Korver ... has one older brother, Kurtis, and one older sister, Kristi ... four cousins played Division I basketball, including Kyle Korver, who plays for NBA's Atlanta Hawks (10th year in the NBA) ... lists the coaching staff and closeness to home as reasons she decided to attend UCLA ... biggest thrill so far in her athletic career was a game-winning three-pointer against league rival Whittier Christian in high school ... hobbies include hanging with friends, going to the beach and reading ... undeclared major.