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Lauren Riley-Varley Athlete Profile

#52 Lauren Riley-Varley

Lauren Riley-Varley
Position: Center Height: 6-3 Roster Years: 2004-2008 Hometown: San Clemente, CA Last School: San Clemente High School


Born in Fullerton, California...attended Woodbridge High School and San Clemente High School...parents are Steve and Jan Riley...has three sisters ... father played for the Minnesota Vikings ... married to Jason Varley ... he was on the 2000 men's track and field team and competed in the shot put and discuss.

Before BYU

At Woodbridge HS -- Team was South Coast League Champions in 2002... named All Seaview League in 2002... named to the Irvine World News All-City Team as a sophomore (2002)...named All CIF Southern Section First Team in 2002...was MVP of the Woodbridge Tip-Off Classic in 2002. At San Clemente HS: Team was CIF Southern Section Division IA Champions in 2003 and 2004...Team was Seaview League Champions in 2004...named to the All CIF Southern Section First Team in 2004...Participated in the Orange County All-Star Game in 2004... named to the Orange County Championships All-Tournament Team in 2004... named to the All-South Caost League First Team as a senior in 2004... was a nominee to the McDonald's All-America Team in 2004...named dto the Nike Tournament of Champions All-Tournament Team in 2004.


Yr  G/GS   FG-FGA  %   FT-FTA %   3-pts  %      Pts.    Reb.   A.   St.  Bl.   To
05 28/0 23-51.451 10-21 .476 0-0 .000 56 47 3 2 8 24
06 32/0 84-165.509 25-67.373 0-0 .000 193 174 15 25 18 64
07 33/26 108-197.548 27-68.397 0-0 .000 243 216 22 20 31 77
08 28/28 91-182.500 13-38.342 0-1 .000 195 236 33 18 37 71
TLS 121/54 306-595.514 75-194.387 0-1 .000 687 673 73 65 94 236

2004-2005 | Freshman Year

Final player notes: finished second on the team with a field goal percentage of .451, hitting 23 of 51 shots... led team in blocked shots in four games and steals in one game... played in 28 games... tallied a season and career high 10 points @ Portland on 11/30/03... averaged 6.7 minutes of playing time and contributed 47 rebounds, eight blocks and two steals.

2005-2006 | Sophomore Year

Final player notes: finished the year ranked second on the team in blocked
shots with a total of 18 ... also placed second in field goal percentage .509 (84-165) ... was team's fourth leading scorer with an average of 6.0 ppg for a total of 193 points ... fourth in two other categories in field goal attempts 67 and made 84 ... on the team was third and fourth respectively in free throws attempted and made ... in the rebound category was third overall grabbing 5.4 boards per game, second on defensive rebounds with 3.6 and third on the offensive side with 1.9 boards per contest ... finished ranked fifth in steals with 25 for 0.8 per game ... when playing in league games only ranked 15th in offensive rebounds with a 1.94 average and 17th on total rebounds with 5.4 per league contest ... played in all games ... picked up her second season and career double double with 12 points and 12 rebounds against Utah on 02/08/06 ... after the game at Air Force, she had a total of 120 points, doubled what she had her freshman season .. tallied a season and career high four blocks in the UNM game on 02/02/06 ... as of 01/24/06 had doubled her number of rebounds from 47 her freshman season to 99 ... scored a season and career high 14 points in the league game at Wyoming on 01/18/06 ... after the UVSC game on 12/17/05 she tallied a total of 59 points for the year, surpassing her 56 total points at the end of last season and had also passed her total rebounds from 47 a year ago to a total of 193 on the year ... the 10 points she tallied vs. NAU on 12/10/05 were back to back 10-point performances as she had another 10-point output @ UC Riverside on 12/07/05 along with a game-high nine rebounds ... picked up 10 points and six rebounds @ Stony Brook on 11/30/05 ... grabbed five rebounds vs. UC Santa Barbara on 11/26/05 ... tallied her first collegiate double double with 13 points and 14 rebounds @ UCLA on 11/22/05.

2006-2007 | Junior Year

Final player notes: Played in all games, started the final 26 ... named to the 2007 MWC Championships All-Tournament Team ... garnered Honorable Mention All-MWC honors ... ranks second in field goal percentage with .548 and is third in field goals made with a total of 108 for a 3.3 average ... finished the year in fourth place in both points (243) and in scoring average 7.4 points per game ... places second in rebounds and in rebound average with a total of 216 for a 6.5 average per contest ... is in first place in defensive rebounds and second in offensive rebounds with 4.1 and 3.2 respectively ... tops on the team in blocked shots with a total of 31 on the year ... during the MWC regular season schedule, finished second in rebounding, first in field goal percentage, tied for third place in blocked shots, was fourth in offensive boards and seventh in the defensive rebound category ... when playing in all MWC games, was second in the field goal percentage category, ninth in two other categories, rebounding and blocked shots, and fifth and 12th in offensive and defensive rebounds categories ... notched her fifth double double of the season and career with 10 points and 14 rebounds vs. UNM in the MWC Champ., on 03/10/07, the 14 rebounds were a new season high ... tallied her fourth double double of the season and fourth overall with the 11 points and 10 rebounds vs. SDSU on 02/24/07 ... picked up her fourth double double of the season and fourth overall with 18 points and 11 rebounds vs. UNM on 02/10/07 ... the 18 points in the game were new season and career highs as well ... she had five blocks vs. AFA on 02/08/07 which are new season and career highs ... recorded her third double double of her career and first this year with 10 points and 10 rebounds vs. TCU on 02/01/07 ... in the game @ AF on 1/06/07 grabbed 11 rebounds, her second best of the year ... in the game vs. CSUN on 12/09/06 grabbed a season and career high four steals ... scored in double figures in 10 games including five MWC contests.

2007-2008 | Senior Year

Final player notes: received Honorable Mention All-MWC honors ... in the league ranked first in rebounding (8.4) and in field goal percentage (.500), also ranked third in the league in blocks (1.32) per game and first in both offensive rebounds (2.96) and in defensive rebounds (5.46) ... started in all games ... recorded her fifth double double of the season and 10th career with the 10 points and a team high 13 rebounds in the road game at UNLV on 2/16/08 ... tallied her fourth double double of the season and ninth career with the 11 points and 11 boards in the home win vs. CSU on 2/13/08 ... recorded a season and career high in rebounds with 15 vs. AF on 1/31/08 and picked up new season highs in blocks with five tying her career number of blocks ... grabbed a team and game high 12 boards in the game at UNM on 01/26/08 ... tallied her third season and eighth career double double with 14 points and 11 rebounds vs. UNLV on 01/16/08 ... picked up back-to-back double doubles in the first two games of this season tallying 14 points and 11 rebounds against UCSB and 16 points and 13 boards at Arkansas State ... in the contest at UCSB also had the best field goal percentage of the year .875 (7-8) ... led the team in rebounds with an average of 8.4 per game ... scored in double digits in seven games ... was tops in rebound... placed first in five categories: rebounds and rebounds average 236 (8.4), offensive rebounds 83 (3.0), defensive rebounds 153 (5.5) ... and in blocked shots 37 (1.3) ... finished ranked second in two categories: field goal percentage .500 (91-182), and field goals made (3.3) ... was fourth on the squad in field goal attempts (6.5) and in free throw attempts (1.4).