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April 13, 2017
New York City

Nia Coffey

College/Country: Northwestern
Position: Forward
Height: 6'1
Birthdate: June 11, 1995
Birthplace: St. Paul, Minnesota
High School: Hopkins (Minneapolis, Minn.)
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Four-time All-Big Ten First Teamer (first NU player ever to earn 3 straight such honors). Set NU record by scoring in double figures in 66-straight games from Jan. 22, 2015 to Jan. 14, 2017. First-ever Northwestern player with 1,000 career pts and 1,000 rebs (5th Big Ten player ever with 2,000 pts and 1,000 rebs). 2016-17: First Team All-Big Ten.  Paced Big Ten in def. boards/game (4th in D-I); No. 2 in rpg, 4th in ppg (20th, D-I) … 2015-16: All-America Hon. mention (AP, WBCA); All-Big Ten First Team. Set NU season rebs. mark and Big Ten Trnmnt pts record (100). 2014-15: Led Wildcats in scoring, rebounding. 2013-14: First NU frosh to earn First Team All-Big Ten honors (Coaches). Only player in Big Ten to rank in top 10 in pts. (9th), rebs (6th), blocks (6th); paced Wildcats in scoring and boards … PREP: WBCA All-America (2013); First-Team All-State in 2012, ’13; Minneapolis Star Trib. All-Metro POY (‘13) … MISC: Father, Richard, played at Minnesota (1986-90) for Clem Haskins. Brother, Amir, is a starting forward as frosh at Minn. A lefty, like father, brother. The three of them worked out extensively at the gym at Grace Church in Eden Prairie, Minn.; Richard taught her extensively about rebounding. Sister, Sydney, played at Marist. Attended same HS as NBAers Kris Humphries and Royce White.

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