Lindsey Arndt

Lindsey Arndt

Player Profile


Albuquerque, N.M.

High School:
Sandia HS




GENERAL INFORMATION: A quiet leader with athletic skills..three-year starter at power forward...played in 93 career games with 90 starts...needs 279 points to reach the 1,000 point mark and become only the 10th player in school history with 1,000 points and 500 rebounds.

2003-04: Started in 30 of 31 games...named first team All-Mountain West Conference...led the team in scoring and rebounding at 10.4 ppg and 7.0 rpg...ranked among the top 15 in the conference in scoring (14th), rebounds (6th), field goal percentage (13th), free throw percentage (1st), blocks (8th), offensive rebounds (9th) and defensive rebounds (2nd)...dropped in a career-high 21 points and grabbed 11 rebounds against Villanova...second double-double came against South Carolina with 10 points and four rebounds...named to both the Southwest Airlines Lobo Shootout and Holiday Inn Mountain View Invitational All-Tournament teams...joined Melissa Forest with a double-double at home against New Mexico State with 14 points and 12 rebounds...only conference double-double came at home against Utah with 12 points and 12 boards...scored a conference career-high 19 points at Colorado State...scored in double figures in all three Mountain West Conference Tournament games...named MWC Tournament MVP and was a member of the MWC All-Tournament team...earned MWC Academic All-Conference honors.

2002-03: Played in 31 games, starting in 30...missed two games when she had a mild injury to her back...played 712 minutes, averaging 23.0 mpg...grabbed 133 rebounds, 4.3 rpg...was perfect in every shot she took against Air Force, 4-4 from the field, 1-1 from three-point land and 2-2 from the line...at the MWC Championship she grabbed 10 boards and recorded eight points...recorded 14 rebounds in three rounds of the NCAA Tournament. ...hit first three shots of the game vs. Mississippi State from behind the arc...finished up with nine points against the Lady Bulldogs.

2001-02: Saw action in all 31 games, starting 30...finished the year fifth on the team in scoring with 239 points (7.7 ppg)...third on the team in rebounding with 172 (5.5 rpg)...ranked in the top-15 in the Mountain West in rebounding...had an incredible game against Arizona, leading both teams in rebounding with 17 and chipping in 14 points for her first collegiate double-double...scored a career-high 16 points against Air Force going 6-11 from the field and 4-5 from the line...scored in double figures nine times...had two double-doubles on the season...UNM went 6-1 in the seven games in which she shot over 50.0% from the floor...made all six foul shots while scoring nine points in the semifinal game of the MWC Tournament against BYU...tied for a team-high in rebounds with five...scored 13 points on 6-of-8 shooting against San Diego State in the quarterfinals...scored six points against Notre Dame in the first round of the NCAA Tournament...played 27 minutes, going 2-2 from the line with four rebounds...tried out for the Australian National Team over the summer.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2001 graduate of Sandia HS where she averaged 16 ppg and 12 rpg her senior year...team went 22-5 and was state champions her senior year...named the USA Today New Mexico player of the year for 2001...was named the State Farm basketball player of the year in 2000 and 2001...was named the Albuquerque Tribune/Maloof basketball player of the year for three straight years...team was the APS regular season champions jer sophomore year...rated the 75th best prospect in America by U.S. Grass Roots Report.

PERSONAL: Born September 8, 1982, in Albuquerque...daughter of Peter and Annette Arndt...father was a tennis player at UNM from 1972-76...says her greatest sports thrill so far was winning the state championship in 2001...hobbies include working out and spending time with friends...major is Physical Education.