Brittany Rayburn #25 Guard
- Height: 5-11 / 1,80
- Weight: 167 lbs. / 75,8 kg.
- Years Pro: R
Signed by the Minnesota Lynx on April 27, 2012.
2011-12: Second team Academic All-American, second team All-Big Ten (coaches & media), Big Ten Tournament MOP, finalist for Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award, Naismith Player of the Year midseason 32, participant in State Farm Women’s 3-Point Contest and Purdue’s female Big Ten Medal of Honor winner… Team’s leading scorer and second in rebounding, reached double-figure scoring in 28 games (93 in her career)… Finished 10th in the Big Ten in scoring… Finished sixth all time at Purdue with 1,795 points, second for career three-pointers (201), third for career FT% and FT made (82.1% ; 538-of-655)… Set NCAA, Big Ten & school record with 12 3-pointers at Minnesota; finished game with career-high 38 points (3rd most in school history)… Dished out career-high seven assists against South Dakota State in NCAA Tournament to go along with 12 points… In Big Ten Tournament, made 7 three-pointers vs. Michigan State - tying tournament record for 2nd most in BTT game - finished with 29 points, hit game-winning shot vs. Penn State, finishing with 14 points, six rebounds and two steals… 2010-11: Named third team All-Big Ten coaches and media, Preseason All-Big Ten by media and Preseason WNIT Most Valuable Player… Named first team Capital One Academic All-District by CoSIDA… Earned Academic All-Big Ten and Big Ten Distinguished Scholar awards… Led team in scoring (14.4 ppg) for second year; scored in double-figures 11-straight games and had eight games scoring 20 or more points… Recorded then-career-high 30 points, including the game winning three-pointer at Gardner-Webb… Scored 1,000th career point vs. Western Illinois… 7th nationally in free throw percentage at 89.4% (168 of 188); had a streak of 36 straight made free throws, two shy of her own school record… Led the team in free throws made (168), attempted (188) and percentage (89.4%)… Hit her 100th career three-pointer against South Dakota State… Scored in double-figures in 27 games and has 63 career games in double-figures… Tied career-high twice with seven rebounds at Notre Dame and vs. Michigan… Recorded a career-high six steals vs. Indiana… The only player to start all 33 games… 2009-10: Tabbed second team All-Big Ten by coaches and third team All-Big Ten by media… Named second team ESPN The Magazine/CoSIDA Academic All-District… Led the team in scoring at 14.6 ppg… Was second on the team in assists (63) and steals (44)… Played in all 32 games and started in 29… Led the team in free throws made and attempted, connecting on 157 of 190 for 82.6 percent… Led the team in field goals made and attempted (131 of 369)… Set school record for consecutive free throws made with 38, streak ended vs. Gardner-Webb on Dec. 21… Scored 20 or more points in nine games, including then-career-high of 28 vs. Iowa on Jan. 17… Was Purdue's leading scorer in 17 of 32 games… Scored in double-figures in 22 games this season and has 36 career games in double-figures… Was named to the BTI Classic All-Tournament Team after averaging 15.3 points, 5.0 rebounds and 2.7 assists… 2008-09: Selected as Big Ten Sixth Player of the Year… Named to the Big Ten All-Freshman Team… Earned Big Ten All-Tournament Team honors… Third on the team in scoring with a 9.8 ppg average… Set Purdue freshman record for threes in a game, connecting on 6 of 8 from beyond the arc at Hawai'i.
Full name is Brittany Loren Rayburn… Born Feb. 10, 1990… Parents are Steven and Connie Rayburn… Has an older sister, DeeAnn… Majoring in pre-veterinary medicine… Attica High School retired her jersey in 2008-09.