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Carmen Grande

Guard

Player profile

  • Height 5-8
  • Year Graduate
  • Hometown Madrid, Spain
  • Last School Ball State

At Ball State

  • Graduated with a degree in mathematical science
  • 2017-18 CoSIDA Academic first team All-American
  • Two-time Academic All-MAC
  • Started and played in all 96 games in her three seasons
  • Had the second-most assists in country over the last three years with 697
  • Had 13 career double-doubles and 23 games with double-figure assists
  • Was second in the country in 2017-18 at 9.2 assists per game and 294 total assists
  • Helped lead the Cardinals to a 25-7 record in 2017-18 where they advanced to the second round of the WNIT
  • Averaged 11.5 points, 9.2 assists, 3.8 rebounds and had an assist-to-turnover ratio of 2.6-to-1 as a junior in 2017-18
  • Earned third team All-MAC honors in 2017-18, honorable mention honors in 2016-17 and was named to the All-Freshman Team in 2015-16

Prior to Ball State

  • Member of the U16 Spanish National Team
  • Played for two of the top clubs in Spain, Estudiantes and Rivas
  • Helped Estudiantes earn the 2012 and 2013 Madrid Championship title
  • Was a three-time bronze medalist in the Spanish Championships (2009, 2011, and 2013)