Candace Chambers
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Candace  Chambers

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Seattle, Wash.

High School:
Seattle Prep

Height:
6-1

Position:
Forward

Experience:
3L

Enters her fourth year on The Mesa ... One of four Aztecs from outside the state of California ... Her 84 games played are the second-most on the current SDSU roster ... Has a great feel for the game ... Scores most of her points off rebounds, but can also catch and score from the low post.

As A Junior (2010-11)
Came off the bench in 26 outings ... Shot 45.2 percent from the field and posted 11 blocks, which were the third best on the team ... Career-high eight assists ... Played seven minutes with one steal against UCLA ... Scored her first points (2) and pulled down her first boards (2) against UC Irvine ... Posted three points and two rebounds in only eight minutes at Nevada ... Made one basket and had two rebounds and an assist in the victory vs. Dayton ... Matched her career high with two blocked shots and also tallied an assist and a steal in the home game with Washington State ... Matched her career high with six points in seven minutes vs. Texas A&M ... Combined for three steals in the first two MWC games of the year ... Season-best three boards and also had an assist in the win at UNLV ... Four points vs. both Colorado State and UNLV ... Scored five and had a steal in the win at New Mexico ... Three points, two rebounds and an assist and a block vs. Air Force on Feb. 19 ... Matched career high with five rebounds at BYU ... Two rejections vs. Wyoming ... Had two rebounds and one assist in the MWC tournament.

As A Sophomore (2009-10)
Played in 27 outings off the bench ... Had 29 points and 25 rebounds to go with four blocked shots and five assists ... Shot 46.2 percent from the field ... Missed the first two games of the season due to injury (ankle), before returning as a reserve vs. Arizona ... Played three minutes against the Wildcats with two points and two rebounds ... Four points and three rebounds vs. No. 20/17 Oklahoma ... Logged 14 minutes at LMU, scoring two points, pulling down three rebounds and adding a blocked shot ... Season best in minutes played (22) for the second outing in a row vs. Wake Forest, posting four points, two boards and a career-high two assists ... Tied a career high with five rebounds in the victory over UNLV ... Finished with four points and two boards at No. 22 TCU ... Made her only shot attempt and had two defensive rebounds in six minutes at Air Force ... Had a blocked shot and made her only field goal in the win at Colorado State ... Was 2-for-3 from the field in the final regular-season game vs. Air Force, scoring a season-best five points ... Logged minutes in only one MWC championship game, coming off the bench vs. BYU ... Played three minutes in NCAA first round game at No. 17/20 Texas.

As A Freshman (2008-09)
A key reserve in the front court, playing in 31 of 32 contests ... Averaged just under 10 minutes an outing ... Contributed 48 rebounds, 11 blocks and 44 points ... Two blocked shots and a pair of rebounds in her debut vs. Northwestern State ... Scored her first points (3) at Long Beach State to go with three rebounds ... Two rebounds and one assist at UConn ... Played nine minutes at USD, coming up with two boards ... Three points and three rebounds vs. Hawai'i ... Scored four points against Iowa State in 20 minutes of action ... Gave the Aztecs 13 solid minutes off the bench against Texas ... Had a block and her first career steal against Air Force ... Tallied two rebounds in her first conference road game at Utah ... Career-high three steals, two boards and a blocked shot in 13 minutes vs. Wyoming ... Did not play at New Mexico ... Returned against BYU, scoring two points and tallying a steal ... Matched her career high with two blocked shots against UNLV ... Career-high six points, making all three of her shots in the first half at Air Force ... Went 2-for-2 from the field against Utah ... Sixth-straight made field goal at Wyoming ... Saw her consecutive field-goal streak come to an end on her first attempt against New Mexico, but was a perfect 3-for-3 in the second half to tie her career-best with six points ... Tied a then season-best with three rebounds to go with four points and a steal at BYU ... Snagged a career-high five boards in the win at Colorado State ... Also blocked two shots and recorded a steal in 17 minutes vs. the Rams ... Logged a steal in her first MWC tourney game vs. UNLV ... Matched her career-best with five rebounds in the NCAA first round victory over DePaul ... Two steals and two rebounds against No. 2 Stanford.

At Seattle Prep High School
Attended Seattle Prep in Seattle, Wash. ... Played for head coach Michelle Hall ... Led the Panthers to the Class 3A girls state tournament as a senior, finishing with a 23-7 overall record ... Set the 3A tournament record for blocks in a game with nine and was one off the record for blocks in the tournament with 20 in three games ... Averaged 11 points, 10 rebounds and three blocks during the regular season ... Had 15 points and 10 rebounds in her final prep game ... First team all-Metro her final campaign ... Played in the 2008 Baden All-State High School Girls Roundball Classic ... McDonald's All-America nominee ... An all-league honorable mention pick as a sophomore and junior ... Averaged 12.5 rebounds, 2.8 blocks and posted an 84.6 free-throw percentage in four games at the state 3A tournament her sophomore campaign ... Prep placed fourth at state in 2007, a four spot improvement from its eighth-place performance in 2006 ... A three-star recruit by HoopGurlz.com and Scout.com .

AAU
Played during the summer for the Baden Elite Girls Basketball Program under coach Buck Buchanon ... Selected to the all-tournament squad at the Mid-May Riverside Run in 2007.

Personal
Candace Chambers was born April 2, 1990, in Seattle, Wash. ... Daughter of Melaina Chambers ... Has two sisters ... Is majoring in social science.

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