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San Diego State women's basketball battled Mountain West foe San Jose State to the final second but ultimately fell in a heartbreaking 81-80 overtime loss to the Spartans Wednesday night. McKynzie Fort, who notched her second-career double-double, became the 21st member of the program's 1,000-point club during the game.
Started 21 of 30 games played for the Aztecs, including 17 of 18 conference contests ... Per game, notched 6.8 points and 3.2 rebounds, ranking third on the team and 15th in the MW with 72 assists ... Shot at a .360 clip (36-for-100) from 3-point range, the league's sixth-best percentage ... Ranked third on the team with a 1.2 assist-to-turnover ratio ... Thirty-six made 3-pointers were also the Aztecs' third most ... Averaged 24.8 minutes per game, the fifth most on the team ... Logged 30-or-more minutes in three games ... Double-digit points in 10 games ... A career-game at San José State (1-11-17), going 6-for-13 with four 3-pointers for 20 points to go alongside seven boards in a career-high 37 minutes ... Six games with five-or-more rebounds, with a career-best eight rebounds in a home win versus Utah State (2-15-17) ... Earned Seton Hall Thanksgiving Classic All-Tournament Team honors after scoring 17 points, drilling a trio of threes, snatching a duo of steals and going 6-for-6 from the charity stripe against Central Connecticut (11-27-16) ... Served up a career-high six helpers against UNLV (1-18-17) and Colorado State (2-25-17).
As A Sophomore (2015-16 Season)
Appeared in 29 of 31 games in her first season competing at SDSU ... Averaged 3.4 points, 1.9 rebounds and 1.3 assists in 14.7 minutes off the bench ... Ranked second on the team with a .324 three-point field-goal percentage, draining 23 of 71 shots from behind the arc ... Maintained the squad's highest assist-to-turnover ratio (1.42) ... Was the Aztecs' leading scorer in her Scarlet and Black debut, posting 13 points against UC Davis, highlighted by three triples (11-19-15) ... Dished out a career-high six assists in just 19 minutes vs. North Dakota State in the SDSU Thanksgiving Classic (11-27-15) ... Sank all four free-throw attempts against Cal State Fullerton (12-19-15) ... Went 4-for-9 from three-point range, finishing with a personal-best 15 points at San José State (1-6-16) ... Grabbed multiple rebounds in 15 games, including a career-high five vs. San Diego Christian (12-21-16) and Utah State (1-2-16) ... Registered her first two blocked shots as a collegian at Utah State (1-23-16) and UNLV (3-4-16).
As A Redshirt (2014-15 Season)
Sat out as a redshirt due to NCAA transfer rules ... Served as a valuable practice performer and scout team member ... Also focused on conditioning drills and improving her game.
2013-14 Season (At St. Joseph's)
Appeared in 24 games during the 2013-14 campaign as a true freshman, finishing with 28 points, 13 assists and 11 rebounds in 114 minutes (4.8/gm) ... Earned her first collegiate start at VCU (1-12-14) ... Also saw action against No. 1 UConn in the first round of the NCAA Tournament (3-25-14).
At Edison High School
Was a four-time all-Sunset League selection at Edison High School under head coach Dan Wiley ... Collected conference MVP honors and was nominated to the McDonald's All-America team as a senior after averaging 22.7 points and 7.8 assists per game ... Earned a spot on the OC Championship and Nike TOC all-tournament teams ... Also garnered OC North-South All-Star and EGB All-Star distinctions ... Averaged 17.5 points, 9.7 assists, 5.2 rebounds and 3.4 steals per contest as a junior ... Received first-team all-CIF recognition as a freshman after leading the Chargers in scoring (15.7 ppg), assists (6.5 apg) and steals (4.2 spg) ... Led her team to the CIF title as a sophomore and the OC Shoot-Out championship as a junior ... Participated in the 2011 USA U-16 National Team trials ... Set the Edison record for assists in a game (16).
Geena Joelle Gomez was born in Irvine, Calif. ... Daughter of Ismael and Wanda Gomez ... Lists Manu Ginobili as her favorite athlete ... A social science major with career plans to become an attorney.