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  Candace Bain

Candace Bain

Player Profile


Clarksville, Ind.

High School:



Elementary Education

Career: Finished her four-year career with 232 points and 114 rebounds...saw action in 92 games, averaging 8.4 minutes per contest.

2007-08 - Senior Season: Selected by her teammates as a co-captain...came off the bench in all but two of her 27 games played...averaged 9.8 minutes per contest...her .429 field goal percentage (33-for-77) was the fourth best on the team...posted a season-high 11 points on a career-best five field goals at UIC on Jan. 12...had a season-best six rebounds against No. 23 Purdue.

2006-07 - Junior Season: Came off the bench in all 23 of her games played...went a perfect 6-for-6 from the free throw line during the year...averaged 6.1 minutes played per game...scored eight points on 2-of-4 shooting from the field and 4-of-4 from the line in a season-high 20 minutes against Bradley on Nov. 17...also pulled down a career-high six rebounds against the Braves...notched a season-best three field goals and a 2-of-2 mark from the stripe against Loyola on Jan. 13.

2005-06 - Sophomore Season: Shot 41.1 percent (39-of-95) from the field, the fourth-best mark on the team...played in 27 games, starting in one...scored a career-high 12 points against Miami (Ohio) on Dec. 7...started and played a career-best 22 minutes against Wright State on Jan. 28 before playing 22 minutes at Loyola on Feb. 16...pulled down a career-best five boards at UW-Green Bay on Jan. 22...averaged 4.0 points and 1.6 rebounds per game...tallied 31 rebounds in 16 conference games (1.9 rpg).

2004-05 - Freshman Season: Finished the season by being voted the team's Most Improved Player by her teammates...also received Best Attitude Award...appeared in 15 games for the Bulldogs, averaging 4.9 minutes per game...had averages of 1.1 ppg and 0.8 rpg...recorded her first collegiate points Jan. 3 against UW-Milwaukee...made her first collegiate start Jan. 31 at UW-Green Bay...scored a season-high five points Feb. 5 against Cleveland State...played a season-high 21 minutes March 3 against UIC in the Horizon League quarterfinals.

High School: AP All-State honorable mention selection following 2003-04 season...averaged 18.5 points and 8.1 rebounds in her senior campaign after averaging 19.6 points and 9.8 rebounds per game her junior season...Hoosier Basketball Magazine named Bain as a preseason first team "All-State" selection prior to the 2003-04 campaign, while the magazine tabbed her as a "Top 40" player following the season...2003 Indiana junior "All-Star" team selection...first player in Clarksville school history to record more than 1,000 points and 500 rebounds in her career, which she accomplished prior to her senior season...received "all-conference" honors in basketball, softball and volleyball, in addition to being named the 2003 Indiana junior softball "Player of the Year"...high school coach: Troy Mitchell.

Personal: Born November 30, 1985...daughter of Cindy and Kelly Bain...elementary education major.