Women's Basketball


24   Emily Mital
Emily  Mital


Frisco, Texas

High School:
Frisco Liberty




UMass Women's Basketball 2014-15 Season-In-Review

Minutewomen boasted +8.5 win improvement in 2014-15 over previous campaign


Feature: Mital's Career Comes To A Close

Emily Mital finishes strong Minutewomen career


Minutewomen Meet With Spiders In A-10 Second Round Thursday

UMass women's basketball looks to advance to quarterfinals with win over Richmond


Richmond Pulls Away Late For Win Over UMass Women's Hoops

Women's basketball season ends in A-10 Tournament Second Round with 67-63 loss


Minutewomen Down Bonnies, 55-49, With Defensive Dominance

Pierre-Louis earned 15th career 20-point performance in the win



MBB VS. URI Photos by Thom Kendall '93



WBB VS. GMU Photos by Thom Kendall '93



WBB VS. GW Photos by Thom Kendall '93



WBB VS. SAINT BONAVENTURE Photos by Thom Kendall '93



WBB VS. UCF Photos by Thom Kendall '93


Photo Gallery: Emily Mital

Feature: Feature: Mital Closes Book On Collegiate Basketball Career

UMass Career Highlights: Appeared in 113 games with the squad over four seasons, including 61 starts at shooting guard ... Averaged 6.4 points, 2.0 rebounds and 1.4 assists per game during 24.9 minutes per contest ... Scored 728 career points and finished 236-for-697 on field goals (33.9 percent), including 163-for-461 from beyond the three-point line (35.4 percent) ... Was an accurate free throw shooter and finished 93-of-109 at the foul line (85.3 percent) ... Fifth-most made three-point field goals in program history with the fourth-most attempted ... Eighth-best three-point field goal percentage in team history ... Tied with Cerie Mosgrove (2007-11) for most appearances in the lineup at UMass ... Also holds the 14th-best assist-to-turnover ratio (0.91) with her 159 career assists versus 174 turnovers ... Named to the Atlantic 10 All-Academic Team as a senior during 2014-15 in recognition of her work in the classroom and was a mainstay on the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll and University of Massachusetts Dean's List.

2014-15 - Senior: Game-By-Game Statistics ... Atlantic 10 All-Academic Team ... Scored 6.6 points, collected 1.8 rebounds and dished out 1.3 assists over 30 appearances, including two starts at shooting guard ... Hit 35.7 percent of her attempts from the floor (61-of-171), including 42.6 percent of her three-pointers (55-for-129) ... Went 21-of-25 at the foul line (84.0 percent) and held a 1.33 assist-to-turnover ratio (40 assists, 30 turnovers) ... Her 42.6 conversion rate on triples was the fifth-highest in UMass women's basketball program history while her single-season personal best 55 made three-pointers went as the seventh-most in one year in the team record book ... Ranked third in the Atlantic 10 for three-point field goal percentage (.426) and tied for 10th with 1.8 made three-point field goals per game during 2015 ... Was the most accurate three-point shooter during league play (.455) and tied for 10th in three-point field goals made per game (1.9) ... Came off the bench and scored six points while she grabbed one offensive rebound at Central Michigan (11/16) ... Provided seven points (2-4 FG, 1-1 FT) and three rebounds during the win over Maine (11/19), including a late three-pointer that helped seal the win ... Had nine points and a team-best three assists during the win at North Texas (11/21) ... Had eight points, three assists and a board in the win over American (12/6) ... Provided 12 points on four made three-pointers to go with three boards and an assist at Georgia State (12/19) ... Was 3-for-6 from the floor, including a pair of made threes, for eight points at Boston University (12/28) while she dished out a career-high five assists in the win ... Hit a pair three-pointers and dished out three assists without a turnover against George Washington (1/18) ... Tallied 10 points, four rebounds and four assists during 31 minutes starting at the No. 3 spot against St. Bonaventure (1/31) ... Produced five three-pointers for 15 points in as many minutes played at Rhode Island (2/4), her third career game with at least five made ... Added four more made three-pointers for 12 points at La Salle (2/7) ... Provided 12 points through four made three-point field goals and handed out a pair of assists in the 85-79 victory versus George Mason (2/11) earned in overtime ... Hit a trio of threes for nine points and dished out three assists with a season-best three steals at Dayton (2/26) ... Finished with 11 points (3-7 3FG, 2-2 FT) as one of four Minutewomen in double-figures during the win over Rhode Island (3/1) ... Chipped in nine points (1-2 FG, 6-6 FT) with four defensive rebounds, three steals and an assist during 23 minutes in the Atlantic 10 Championship First Round victory over St. Bonaventure (3/4) ... Closed her career at UMass with an 11-point performance (4-7 FG; 3-6 3FG) in the narrow loss to Richmond during the Atlantic 10 Championship Second Round (3/5).

2013-14 - Junior: Game-By-Game Statistics ... Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Fall Honor Roll ... Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Spring Honor Roll ... Finished third on the squad with 8.4 points per game ... Nabbed 2.0 rebounds and dished out 1.7 assists per appearance as she played and started in all 31 games ... Hit 38.6 percent of her field goal attempts (86-of-223), including a 52-for-142 finish from beyond the arc (36.6 percent) ... Led the Minutewomen with her 83.7 percent mark from the free throw line (36-of-43) ... Finished the season ranking as the ninth-most accurate three-point field goal shooter in the A-10 Conference (.366) and ended 12th with 1.7 treys made per game ... Moved into seventh place on UMass' all-time three-point field goals made list at 108 at the end of the season due to hitting 52 treys as a junior, the ninth-most made in one season by a Minutewoman ... Went 4-for-5 from the floor with a pair of three-pointers for 10 points against Western Michigan (11/8) ... Finished the game at American (11/17) with 17 points as she went 5-of-6 on field goal attempts and 5-for-6 on free throws ... Secured 10 points and a trio of assists in the victory over Rutgers (11/20) ... Totaled 12 points in the win at Hartford (11/23) through a 4-of-9 day from the floor and 2-of-2 afternoon at the line ... Secured 11 points, seven rebounds and five assists over 40 minutes played in the overtime game against William & Mary (11/30) ... Had 11 points and dished out four assists vs. Boston U. on Dec. 4 ... Added 13 points and dished out a team-high four assists during the victory at Kent State (12/17) ... Tied a season high with 18 points (6-of-10 FG, 1-1 FT) against Northeastern (12/21), draining five three-point field goals while also dishing out four assists ... Scored 18 points on a 5-for-8 day from the floor, including four three-pointers, and a 4-of-5 finish at the foul line to go with five rebounds at Dartmouth (12/30) ... Hit 5-of-7 field goal attempts for 11 points against Fordham (1/5) to go with a trio of assists while only turning the ball over once in a team-high 34 minutes on the floor ... One of five Minutewomen to score in double-figures with 10 points against George Washington (1/29) ... Tied for the team lead with 13 points at Rhode Island (2/5), including her 100th career made three-point field goal ... Added 11 points as one of five Minutewomen to score in double-digits at George Mason (2/12).

2012-13 - Sophomore: Game-By-Game Statistics ... Atlantic 10 Conference Commissioner's Spring Honor Roll ... Averaged 7.3 points, 1.9 rebounds and 1.5 assists in 28 appearances and 24 starts ... Capped the season with a .318 three-point field goal percentage (48-of-151) with the most connections from behind the arc among all Minutewomen ... Was the most accurate free throw shooter on the squad, hitting 17-of-21 (.810) on the year ... Notched a season-high seven rebounds at Saint Louis' Chaifetz Arena on Feb. 7, also chipping in four points, a trio of assists and a steal without turning the ball over in 38 minutes ... Went 3-for-3 from behind the arc and 2-for-2 at the foul line for 11 points against La Salle (1/30) on Field Trip Day ... Finished 4-for-9 from the field with a trio of made three-pointers at Fordham (1/16) to earn 11 points - adding three assists without turning the ball over in 33 minutes ... Went for 11 points and four rebounds as UMass opened A-10 play with a 62-58 win over George Washington (1/12) ... Reached double-digits with 14 points on a 5-for-11 performance from the floor, including a 4-for-8 afternoon from behind the arc, against Siena (12/28) ... Totaled 11 points at Northeastern (12/22), the sixth time this season and eighth game collegiately that she has finished with a double-digit points total ... Set a career-high with four assists while matching a personal best of five rebounds at Ole Miss (12/8), also recording seven points against the Rebels ... Tallied 13 points on a trio of threes and a 4-for-4 day from the free throw line at Ohio (11/29), adding four rebounds, three assists, a block and a steal to the winning effort ... Finished the contest against Holy Cross (11/25) with a team-high 14 points, including 12 scored in the second half ... Dropped in 15 points on 5-for-12 shooting, including four three-pointers, against Hartford on Nov. 21, 2012 ... Hit 8-of-13 field goals, including 6-of-10 from behind the arc, for a career-high 22 points at Central Connecticut (11/13), with her six made threes tying for fifth all-time for most in one contest in UMass history, one shy of tying the program mark ... Set a single-game career-high in points (16), made field goals (6) and made three-pointers (4) while tying her most steals (2) in a contest as UMass routed Kent State, 83-53 on Nov. 10 to open the 2012-13 season.

2011-12 - Freshman: Game-By-Game Statistics ... Scored 60 points and totaled 50 rebounds throughout the season ... Put up five points and contributed six assists against Xavier (2/26) ... Scored 11 points, had three assists and grabbed three boards against Rhode Island (2/22)... Played the entire contest vs. George Washington (2/19), helping UMass to a win with eight points, eight boards and a steal ... Tallied five points and one steal against Saint Joseph's (1/7) ... Scored five points and had two steals against Harvard (1/3) ... Pulled down two rebounds in 12 minutes against Maine (12/11) ... Collected three rebounds and had one steal in 10 minutes of play against Providence (12/9)... Finished with 10 points, her first time in double figures, vs. Holy Cross (11/22) ... Went 2-2 at the free throw line and had five rebounds in 20 minutes against Central Connecticut (11/16) ... Went 2-for-2 at the free throw line, scoring her first points as a Minutewomen in her collegiate debut during the season home-opener and victory against Boston University (11/13).

Before UMass: Was a four-year starter as a point guard/shooting guard at Frisco Liberty High School under head coach Mari Harrison ... Helped the Redhawks to a bi-district championship in 2011 ... Served as captain all four years ... Led team in scoring all four years ... Averaged 14.9 points, 3.75 rebounds, 2.2 steals and 3.4 assists per-game in her career, including 13.3 points, 3.4 rebounds, 2.3 steals and 4.4 assists per-game as a senior ... Also boasted an 84.9 free throw percentage in 2010-11 ... Led the district in scoring in both 2009-10 and 2008-09, with 17.0 and 17.3 points per-game, respectively ... Was an all-state honoree as a senior and as a junior ... Earned four first team all-district nods and three TABC 4A Region 2 All-Region selections ... Tabbed the District 9-3A Newcomer of the Year in 2007-08 and earned a spot on the All-Collin County Third Team after posting 11.8 points, 2.8 rebounds, 2.3 steals and 2.4 assists per-game as a freshman ... Made 82 threes as a junior in 2009-10 and was the best returning three-point shooter in the state heading into her senior campaign ... Set Frisco Liberty's records for total points, career and season scoring average, career two-point field goals, career three-point field goals, career free throws, career assists and points in a game ... Was a four-time academic all-district honoree ... Tabbed academic all-state in 2011 ... Also Competed in cross country and track for Frisco Liberty ... Played club basketball for Cy-Fair Nike Elite, coached by Katie Hensle and has trained with Melissa Maurin Renfro, a Stronger Woman skills development coach.

Personal: Born on Dec. 9, 1992, in Houston, Texas ... Daughter of Aroon and Lori Mital ... Has one brother, Nate.

Career High (Updated Monday, Feb. 23, 2015)
Points: 22, at Central Connecticut (Nov. 13, 2012)
Rebounds: 8, vs. George Washington (Feb. 19, 2012)
Field Goals Made: 8, at Central Connecticut (Nov. 13, 2012)
Field Goals Attempted: 18, 2x, last at Miami (Ohio) (Dec. 1, 2012)
Three-Point Field Goals Made: 6, at Central Connecticut (Nov. 13, 2012)
Three-Point Field Goals Attempted: 13, at Miami (Ohio) (Dec. 1, 2012)
Free Throws Made: 7, at Kent State (Dec. 17, 2013)
Free Throws Attempted: 8, at Kent State (Dec. 17, 2013)
Assists: 5, 3x, last at Boston University (Dec. 29, 2014)
Steals: 3, vs. Saint Joseph's (Feb. 27, 2014)
Blocks: 1, 6x, last at George Washington (Feb. 15, 2014)
Minutes: 40, 3x, last vs. Binghamton (Dec. 29, 2013)

Miscellaneous Statistics (Updated Monday, Feb. 23, 2015)
Double-Digit Scoring Games: 31, last vs. George Mason (Feb. 11, 2015)
20-Point Games: 1, at Central Connecticut (Nov. 13, 2012)
5+ Rebound Games: 9, last at Dartmouth (Dec. 30, 2013)
5+ Assist Games: 3, last at Boston University (Dec. 28, 2014)
5+ Made Three-Pointers In A Game: 3, last at Rhode Island (Feb. 4, 2015)

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