In a Nutshell: Able to score over taller defenders with fade away ... very competitive and physical ... powerful offensive rebounder.
2002-03: Played in all 31 games, starting the last 20 ... led the team in offensive rebounds and ranked third in rebounding and blocked shots ... recorded her first career double-double with 16 points and 11 rebounds against Air Force in the first round of the MWC Tournament ... pulled down 10 or more rebounds in five games ... scored in double figures five times ... led team in rebounding 10 times and in assists twice.
2001-02 (Redshirt): Injured her knee in preseason and redshirted the season.
Previous School (Ricks JC): Was named first-team all-conference in ’01... averaged 15.4 points per game and 8.9 rebounds per game in 2001 ...2000 Region 18 MVP.
High School: Averaged 21.0 points per game, 12.0 rebounds per game and 6.0 steals per game ... named first-team all-state.
Personal: Mandie Little is the daughter of Roger and Debby Little ... has five siblings - Amy, Amber, Anna, Spencer and Abby ... major is special education ... born Sept. 6, 1980, in Salem, Ore.
Quoting Elliott: “Mandie really moves to the ball well on the boards and has learned how to get her shot off against much bigger players. Her play last year was the best surprise of the season, and was instrumental in our success.”