20  Rachel Bell
Rachel Bell


Nashville, Tenn.

High School:
Hillsboro HS

Last College:





Sports Management

1998-99: Served in a reserve role in her first season with the Lady Tigers...Transferred from Auburn University...Played in 23 of the Lady Tigers' 32 games, averaging 1.4 points and 1.0 rebounds a game...Saw a season-high 14 minutes of playing action in the second round of the Women's National Invitational Tournament against UT-Martin(3/14/99)...Served an internship with the WNBA's Detroit Shock this past summer.

Rachel Bell, Lady Tiger Basketball, 1998-2000

At Auburn University:Played for coach Joe Ciampi as a freshman during the 1996-97 season...Helped the Auburn Tigers to a 22-10 record in her first collegiate season...Played in 13 games and averaged just 6.5 minutes a contest...Averaged 1.5 points off the bench...Also grabbed eight boards and dished out five assists...Recorded six steals and hit 8-of-9 shots from the charity stripe...Sat out her sophomore season as a result of complications from diabetes...Received a medical hardship by the NCAA and gained three years to play as a Memphis Lady Tiger.

At Hillsboro HS: Four-year letterwinner for coach Janette Carter at Hillsboro High School...Holds HHS's scoring title with 1,572 career points...As a senior, she averaged 20.4 points, 5.4 rebounds and 4.2 assists...Shot 54-percent from the field and 78-percent from the free-throw line...Nominated for the state's Miss Basketball award...Four-time all-district and two-time all-region selection...Also named to the all-city team as a junior and a senior...Scored a career-high 33 points versus McGavock High School during her junior season...Also dished out a career-best 11 assists against McGavock...As a junior, she averaged 19.6 points, 7.2 boards and 4.2 assists...Named the Blue Chip Most Valuable Player at a camp held at Vanderbilt University...Served as team captain during her sophomore and senior seasons...Played on the Music City and Tennessee Stars AAU teams...Graduated No. 22 in her class...Involved in several school and civic organizations...Suffers from diabetes and has been featured on SportSouth, Hoops USA and Vanderbilt's Children's Hospital Telethon as a youth ambassador... Interviewed by Peter Jennings on the World News about her control of diabetes and her success on the basketball court.

- Individual Career History (May 22, 2007)

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Total 3-Point Rebounds Year GP-GS Min/Avg FG-FGA Pct FG-FGA Pct FT-FTA Pct Off-Def Tot Avg PF-FO Ast TO Blk Stl Pts/Avg 1998-99 23-0 160/7.0 14-39 .359 3-5 .600 2-7 .286 6-18 24 1.0 18-0 8 23 0 5 33/1.4 1999-00 12-0 45/3.8 6-15 .400 0-0 .000 1-2 .500 3-5 8 0.7 7-0 0 10 0 4 13/1.1 TOTAL 35-0 205/5.9 20-54 .370 3-5 .600 3-9 .333 9-23 32 0.9 25-0 8 33 0 9 46/1.3

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