Women's Basketball


23   Rashida Timbilla
Rashida  Timbilla


Ottawa, Ontario

High School:
John McCrae Secondary School



Last School:
Northfield Mount Hermon (Mass.)


Journey of Growth for Women's Hoops Grads Stewart and Timbilla

Seniors Victoria Stewart and Rashida Timbilla part of 2016 Commencement Ceremonies held this past weekend.


Dillard, Timbilla Lead Women's Hoops Past La Salle 81-65

Minutewomen advance to Atlantic 10 Championship Second Round on Thursday night.


Second Half Comeback Earns 63-57 Win For UMass Women's Basketball

Minutewomen defense holds Hartford to 16 second half points in rally.


Dillard's Heroics Leads Women's Hoops Past Hofstra 57-56

Sophomore converts four-point play with four seconds remaining.


Women's Hoops Storms Past Holy Cross 74-60 For Dawley's 300th Career Win

Cierra Dillard leads all scorers with 21 points, while Bria Stallworth adds 19 points


WBB: Highlights vs La Salle (3/2/16)

UMass women's basketball highlights from A-10 first round win over La Salle at the Richmond Coliseum


USI Feature On Rashida Timbilla

UMass Sports Insider feature on women's basketball senior Rashida Timbilla


WBB vs. Dayton

WBB vs. Dayton


WBB vs. St. Bonaventure

WBB vs. St. Bonaventure


WBB vs Fordham (Pink Game)

WBB vs Fordham (Pink Game)


WBB vs. Rhode Island (Field Trip Day)

WBB vs. Rhode Island (Field Trip Day)


WBB vs. Saint Joseph's

WBB vs. Saint Joseph's


2015-16 - Senior: Game-By-Game Statistics
The only Minutewoman who started all 30 games ... Led the team with 1,036 minutes played (34.5 minutes per game) … Finished the season averaging 8.0 points per game while leading the team with 9.6 rebounds … Contributed 2.2 assists per game … Finished second on the team in steals (1.8 per game) and blocks (0.9 per game) … Finished the season second in the Atlantic 10 in rebounds per game (9.6) and eight in minutes played (34.5 per game) … Scored double-digit points 10 times this season while recording five double doubles ... Finished her career as the second-leading rebounder in program history and ranked among the top 10 in 14 different career categories.

2014-15 - Junior: Game-By-Game Statistics
Holiday & Hoops Classic All-Tournament Team ... Averaged 9.4 rebounds, 8.3 points, 4.0 assists and 2.2 steals per game as a starter in all 30 games ... Led the Minutewomen on the boards and had the most assists and steals as well ... Third on the team in scoring ... Shot 44.3 percent from the floor with 102 made field goals in 230 attempted ...Paced the team with 35.4 minutes per game and played at least 30 minutes in all but one contest ... Her 1,062 minutes played rank No. 6 all-time among the single-season UMass records ... Also fifth in the single-season records for rebounds (283) and steals (67) ... Ranked second in the Atlantic 10 with 9.4 total rebounds, 7.8 defensive rebounds, 2.2 steals and 35.4 minutes per game while she stood seventh in assists (4.0) and 12th in assist-to-turnover ratio (1.0) ... Was also second during league-only games for rebounds (10.0), defensive boards (8.5) and minutes played (36.4) while she was tied for second in steals (2.2), sixth for assists (4.1) and 14th with a 1.0 assist-to-turnover ratio ... Earned the 11th double-double of her career and first of her junior season with 14 points and 12 rebounds at Central Michigan while she also chipped in a career-high-tying seven steals and five assists ... Her seven steals at CMU are tied for the fifth-most in program history for more in one game ... Shot 6-of-8 from the floor and made both free throw attempts for 14 points during the win over Maine (11/19), during which she also had six assists, five rebounds and a steal ... Led both sides with 15 points and picked up a team-high six boards against Florida State (11/23) ... Ripped down 10 rebounds - including five from the offensive glass - and chipped in eight points, six assists and four steals in the comeback win over UCF (11/30) ... Notched 10 points, grabbed seven rebounds, dished out four assists, earned a pair of steals and blocked one shot against Harvard (12/3) ... Nearly had a triple-double with nine rebounds, eight points and eight assists in the win over American (12/6) ... Added another double-double on 12 points and 15 rebounds at Georgia State (12/19), when she also provided six assists and three steals ... Provided her second consecutive double-double with 10 points and 12 rebounds against Ohio (12/20) to close out the Holiday & Hoops Classic, after which she earned all-tournament team honors ... Had a dozen rebounds, five assists, four points and two steals in the 78-57 rout of Boston University (12/28) ... Provided 10 points (5-10 FG), eight rebounds, three assists and a pair of steals while she played all but 18 seconds of the game at St. Bonaventure (1/3) ... Tallied a single-game career-best 17 rebounds to go with eight points and five assists in the 71-68 win over La Salle (1/15) ... Stuffed the stat sheet with 17 points, eight rebounds, six assists, four steals and two blocks in the 85-79 win vs. George Mason in overtime ... Ripped down 15 rebounds, including 11 defensive boards, with seven points, four assists and two steals in the win over Davidson (2/18) ... Earned 10 points, nine boards, five steals and as many assists at VCU (2/22) ... Totaled a double-double via 10 points and 13 rebounds at Dayton (2/26), where she also had four assists, three steals and one rejection ... Had 16 points, eight boards and six assists in the win vs. Rhode Island (3/1).

2013-14 - Sophomore: Game-By-Game Statistics
Averaged 8.1 points and 7.4 rebounds per game with a team-high 2.9 assists per appearance ... Also earned 31 steals and a team-best 25 blocks while her 207 rebounds went as the most among all Minutewomen, one more than Kim Pierre-Louis' 206 ... Had three double-doubles during the campaign while eclipsing double-digits in points during nine games and in rebounding on seven occasions ... Finished the year ninth in the A-10 for defensive rebounds per game (5.5), 11th for total rebounds per game (7.4), 12th in blocked shots per game (0.9), 13th in assists per game (3.1) and 14th with a 1.1 assist-to-turnover ratio ... Earned her first double-double of the season in the upset win over Rutgers (11/20), totaling 17 points and 12 boards ... Provided her 17 points against the Scarlet Knights on an 8-for-11 day from the field to go with one free throw while she led the team with six assists and a trio of blocks ... Had nine rebounds, seven points and three assists to help the Minutewomen beat Hartford on the road, 63-59 ... Earned a career-high 25 points to go with 13 rebounds against William & Mary (11/30) for her second double-double of the year and the ninth of collegiate career ... Led UMass with 12 rebounds against Boston University (12/4) and chipped in nine points and five assists ... Averaged 12.7 points and 12.3 rebounds per game over the three contests (Maine, William & Mary, Boston University) prior to suffering an ankle injury at Kent State ... Did not play against Bowling Green (12/19), Northeastern (12/21) or Dartmouth (12/30) due to the ankle injury sustained at Kent State ... Provided 10 points, five assists and four rebounds at Duquesne (1/15) ... Was one rebounds shy of a double-double with 10 points and nine boards against Dayton (1/22) ... Led five Minutewomen who scored in double-figures with 16 points and a team-best seven rebounds against George Washington (1/29) ... Ripped down 13 rebounds at Rhode Island (2/5), her 16th game with at least 10 boards as a Minutewoman ... Grabbed 12 rebounds, including 10 from the defensive end, when UMass traveled to George Washington (2/15) ... Scored 14 points (6-9 FG, 2-4 FT), corralled six rebounds, dished out four assists, earned four steals and blocked three shots vs. Richmond (2/19) ... Notched 19 points (6-8 FG, 7-10 FT) to go with eight rebounds, three assists and a block in the 69-56 win over Rhode Island (2/23) ... Finished the year with 17 points (5-14 FG, 7-10 FT) and 10 rebounds against George Mason (3/5) in the Atlantic 10 Tournament ... Also dished out four assists and blocked two shots during the season finale.

2012-13 - Freshman: Game-By-Game Statistics
Ranked first among Minutewomen with 8.3 rebounds per game and second in points scored on average with 8.6 in each contest ... Played all 29 games while making 26 starts, leading the team in minutes played per contest with an average of 29.4 ... Hit 47.3 percent of her field goals (104-for-220) ... Grabbed 241 rebounds, including 110 from the offensive glass ... Dished out 61 assists, earned 47 steals and blocked 21 shots ... Secured 11 points vs. Charlotte (2/20) on a 3-for-5 evening from the floor and 5-of-6 mark from the foul line while chipping in eight boards, three assists and a trio of steals ... Notched her sixth double-double at Rhode Island (2/19), tying for the game-high with 14 points on a 6-for-6 day from the floor and 2-of-2 performance at the free throw line while pulling down 11 boards ... Recorded her fifth collegiate double-double with 12 points and 11 rebounds, including five on the offensive glass, against Temple (2/3) in 32 minutes on the floor ... Grabbed double-digit rebounds for the second consecutive game and eighth time overall with 10 at Fordham, adding eight points, two steals and an assist in 27 minutes without committing a turnover ... Had a game-high 11 rebounds against George Washington (1/12) while chipping in eight points and a career-high-tying five steals ... Added her fourth double-double of the season against Siena (12/28) with 11 points and 12 rebounds, chipping in four assists, three steals and a block in 39 minutes ... Was 4-for-8 from the field and 2-for-3 from the foul line to total 10 points at Ole Miss (12/8), her fifth game scoring double-digits ... Notched her third double-double with 13 points and 11 rebounds at Boston University (12/5), adding three blocks, a pair of assists and a steal in a team-high 32 minutes ... Pulled down a career-high 15 rebounds, including eight on the offensive boards, against Miami (Ohio) on Dec. 1, 2012, while chipping in seven points, a block and a steal ... Added her second collegiate double-double with 16 points, 13 rebounds, four assists, and four blocks at Ohio on Nov. 29 ... Tied for team lead in points (17) while adding a game-high nine rebounds against Quinnipiac (11/16), adding four and while finishing 7-for-8 from the field with seven offensive boards ... Produced her second double-digit rebounding performance with 10 boards at Central Connecticut (11/13), including four on the offensive glass, while hitting 3-of-5 field goals for six points and earning four steals ... Opened her career with the Minutewomen by producing her first collegiate double-double - scoring 11 points and grabbing 10 rebounds against Kent State (11/10) ... Became the first Minutewoman in traceable UMass women's basketball history to begin her collegiate career with a double-double.

Before UMass: Started her scholastic career at John McCrae Secondary School before attending Northfield Mount Hermon (Mass.) in 2011-12 ... Played with the Canadian Junior National Team that captured bronze at the 18U Tournament of the Americas in 2011 ... Was a member of the Kanata Cavs, coached by Dean Tanasijevic ... Helped her squad to a 22-5 record and a No. 5 ranking in the province in 2011 ... Averaged 20.4 points, 14.4 rebounds, 7.8 assists, 3.1 blocks and 2.8 steals in 27 minutes per-contest while posting a 74 percent free throw percentage in 2010-11 ... Was also a four-year varsity field hockey player for John McCrae Secondary School, helping the team to the National Capital Secondary School Athletic Association Title and an undefeated record in the regular season ... Was an all-around athlete at John McCrae Secondary, participating in soccer and track and field in addition to basketball and field hockey.

Personal: Born on July 27, 1992 ... Daughter of Bawah and Adiza Timbilla ... Has two siblings, Farouk and Rashid.

Career Highs (Updated Monday, Mar. 7, 2016)
Points: 25, vs. William & Mary (Nov. 30, 2013)
Rebounds: 17, vs. La Salle (Jan. 15, 2015)
Field Goals Made: 12, vs. William & Mary (Nov. 30, 2013)
Field Goals Attempted: 17, 2x, last vs. William & Mary (Nov. 30, 2013)
Free Throws Made: 7, 3x, last vs. Florida State (Nov. 23, 2014)
Free Throws Attempted: 10, 3x, last vs. Florida State (Nov. 23, 2014)
Three-Point Field Goals Made: 1, vs. UMass Lowell (Dec. 30, 2015)
Three-Point Field Goals Attempted: 1, 7x, last vs. UMass Lowell (Dec. 30, 2015)
Assists: 8, vs. American (Dec. 6, 2014)
Blocks: 5, 2x, last vs. Saint Joseph's (Jan. 7, 2015)
Steals: 7, at Central Michigan (Nov. 16, 2014)
Minutes: 43, 4x, last vs. Fordham (Mar. 3, 2015)

Miscellaneous Statistics (Updated Monday, Mar. 7, 2016)
Double-Doubles: 17, last vs. La Salle (Mar. 2, 2016)
Double-Digit Scoring Games: 42, last vs. La Salle (Mar. 2, 2016)
5+ Rebound Games: 105, last vs. Fordham (Mar. 3, 2016)
10+ Rebound Games: 43, last vs. La Salle (Mar. 2, 2016)
15+ Rebound Games: 5, last vs. Davidson (Feb. 22, 2015)
5+ Assist Games: 25, last at Rhode Island (Feb. 24, 2016)
5+ Steal Games: 6, last at Davidson (Feb. 21, 2016)
5+ Block Games: 2, vs. Saint Joseph's (Jan. 6, 2016)
10+ Made Field Goals In One Game: 1, vs. William & Mary (Nov. 30, 2013)

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