Player Profile
Tricia Bader Binford | 11
Position:  G
Born: 02/26/73
Height: 5-4 /  1,63
Weight: 125  lbs. /  56,7  kg.
College - Boise State '96

 2002 Statistics
                    REBOUNDS PER GAME  
  TEAM G GS MPG FGM-A FG% 3PM-A 3P% FTM-A FT% OFF DEF TOT APG SPG BPG TO PF PPG
 CLE 18 0 7.3 4-26 .154 1-14 .071 5-6 .833 .10 .30 .40 .8 .33 .06 .39 .20 .8
Career Highlights

  • Played career-high 23 minutes vs. Charlotte (7/8)
  • Idaho’s NCAA Woman of the Year in 1996
  • All-Big Sky Conference first team in 1993, 1994 and 1996

  • Personal

  • Married to Todd Binford
  • Spent the offseason hosting basketball camps and creating a shooting video, "Sweet 16"
  • Had her jersey retired at Roaring Fork High School in Carbondale also had the city counsel declared Dec. 8th officially as Tricia Bader Binford Day
  • Formed her own basketball academy and wrote an autobiography
  • Nicknames are “Bader Mader,” which is what the Boise State announcer would say after every basket she made, and “Swish Trish,” a name she picked up while playing in Tasmania, Australia
  • Became interested in basketball in the fifth grade
  • Tasmania was her favorite place to play overseas
  • Drinks a Coke and listens to Led Zeppelin’s “Ramble On” before each game
  • Parents are Jim and Lyn Bader…Has one sister, Kristin Hall, and an older brother, Jeff…Was born in Decatur, IL
  • Hobbies include golf, fishing, camping, walking on the beach, and watching movies
  • Worked with the D.A.R.E. program as well as alcohol and drug prevention programs in Australia
  • Interned with the Idaho Bureau of Investigations as a student…Is very proud of graduating with honors
  • Was Colorado State High School Player of the Year in 1991…Won Steinmark Award (highest award in Colorado for academics, athletics and citizenship) in 1991…Won three state high school championships 1989-91…Also plays volleyball, runs track, skis and plays golf
  • If she wasn’t a basketball player, would be an FBI agent or a college basketball coach
  • Full name is Tricia Lynne Bader Binford

  •  Season Highs / Career Highs
      2002 HIGHS CAREER HIGHS
     Points5 vs. Orlando 7/28/02 10 vs. New York 6/15/98
     Field Goals Made1 4 Times3 5 Times
     Field Goals Attempted3 3 Times7 2 Times
     Three Point Field Goals Made 1 vs. Orlando 7/28/022 6 Times
     Three Point Field Goals Attempted2 3 Times5 @ Orlando 6/27/01
     Free Throws Made2 2 Times2 6 Times
     Free Throws Attempted2 3 Times4 vs. New York6/15/98
     Offensive Rebounds1 vs. Utah 6/30/022 vs. Utah 7/24/99
     Defensive Rebounds2 @ Minnesota 7/17/023 2 Times
     Total Rebounds2 2 Times4 2 Times
     Assists3 2 Times5 @ Minnesota 5/31/00
     Steals2 3 Times3 3 Times
     Blocks1 vs. Los Angeles 7/20/021 3 Times
     Minutes Played24 @ Seattle 7/12/0224 @ Seattle 7/12/02
     CAREER AVERAGES
                    REBOUNDS PER GAME  
      YEAR TEAM G GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% OFF DEF RPG APG SPG BPG TO PF PPG
     1998 UTA 22 0 9.4 .302 .370 .500 .00 .50 .50 .9 .59 .00 1.18 1.50 2.1
     1999 UTA 7 0 4.9 .000 .000 1.000 .00 .30 .30 .1 .43 .14 .57 1.70 .3
     1999 -- 16 0 6.6 .125 .100 1.000 .20 .60 .80 .8 .38 .06 .44 1.30 .4
     1999 CLE 9 0 8.0 .154 .125 .000 .30 .90 1.20 1.2 .33 .00 .33 .90 .6
     2000 CLE 25 0 8.0 .354 .333 .833 .10 .40 .40 .8 .68 .04 .72 .60 1.9
     2001 CLE 19 0 6.0 .400 .385 .000 .10 .50 .60 .6 .26 .00 .42 .40 1.1
     2002 CLE 18 0 7.3 .154 .071 .833 .10 .30 .40 .8 .33 .06 .39 .20 .8
     Career 100 0 7.6 .288 .284 .727 .10 .50 .50 .8 .47 .03 .66 .80 1.4
     Playoff 6 0 6.7 .273 .400 .000 .20 .20 .30 .2 .33 .00 .17 .20 1.3