Katie Montgomery

Katie Montgomery

Player Profile

Lincoln, Nebraska

High School:
Lincoln Pius X HS




GENERAL INFORMATION: An outstanding shooter who can play either guard position...overall game has improved every season...a leader both on and off the floor...possesses good ball handling skills....second in the NCAA in 3-point shooting in 2005-06 at 47.8 percent...currently is first at UNM and the MWC in career 3-point field goal percentage at 44.4 percent and third in career 3-point field goals made at UNM with 148...second team all-conference last season.

2006-07: Bio Coming Soon.

2005-06: Only player to start all 32 games...named second team All-MWC...finished second in the NCAA in 3-point field goal percentage at 47.8 percent (75-157) and 47th in 3-point field goals made per game with 2.3...led the team in assists at 3.5 apg, second in scoring at 10.8 ppg and third in rebounding with 4.5 rpg...led the MWC in assists/turnover ratio at 2.64 a game...also ranked in the top-10 in the conference in 3-point field goal percentage (2nd), 3-point field goals made (2nd), free throw percentage (2nd), assists (4th) and field goal percentage (8th)...played a career-high 55 minutes at New Mexico State, playing every minute of a triple overtime game...named to the WNIT Preseason All-Tournament team...scored a career-high 21 points against UNLV and Florida in the first round of the NCAA Tournament...tied a career-high with seven assists at BYU...had a career-high five steals and tied a career-high with nine rebounds against Oral Roberts...earned MWC player of the week on Nov. 21 and Jan. 9...garnered MWC Academic All-Conference honors.

2004-05: Saw action in every game with 13 starts...scored in double figures seven times...named honorable mention All-MWC...led the MWC in 3-point field goal percentage at 44.6 percent...also ranked in the top-10 in the conference in 3-point field goals made (9th), assists/turnover ratio (3rd) and assists (7th)...scored a career-high 18 points in back-to-back games against Air Force and Utah...was 6-of-10 from the field against Air Force, in a season-high 40 minutes...recorded a career-high nine rebounds against Colorado State, including a career-high seven defensive rebounds...also had a tied a career-high with seven assists and no turnovers against Colorado State...equalled the seven assists against San Diego State...received MWC Academic All-Conference honors.

2003-04: Played in all 31 games and started 12...first career start came against Villanova...first career double figure scoring game came against Texas Southern with 17 points...followed TSU game with a season-high 20 points on 7-of-10 shooting against Tennessee State...set season-high of five rebounds four times and season-high in assists came against San Diego State at home with six...scored 14 points, grabbed four rebounds, dished out two assists and had two steals against Utah in the Mountain West Conference Tournament championship game...earned MWC Academic All-Conference honors.

HIGH SCHOOL: Named a Student Sports Sophomore All-America and a Street & Smith's All-America (2001)...Omaha World-Herald All-State Class B First Team (2001)...all-state all-class first team (2002)...named to the All Nebraska First Team...finished her senior year averaging 16.2 ppg, 6.0 rpg and 4.5 apg...participated in Nebraska Annual All-Star Summer Game.

PERSONAL: Member of the National Honor Society...born Kathleen Marie Montgomery on April 6, 1985, in Wichita, Kansas...has three siblings, Bob, Rusty and Scott...parents are Richard and LuAnne...majoring in Marketing.