25 Vanessa Diaz
25 - Vanessa Diaz
Height: 5'8''
Year: Jr
Hometown: San Antonio, TX
High School: Douglas Mac Arthur H.S.
Position: F
gp 22
pts/g 6.1
fg % 37.3
3pt % 20.0
ft % 60.7
reb/g 6.0
a/g 1.2

AWARDS

  • Lettered: 2019-20, 2018-2019, 2017-18
  • Team MVP: 2019
  • All-SCAC Honorable: 2018-2019
  • USCAA All-American Second Team: 2018-2019
  • SCAC Winter Student-Athlete Academic Honor Roll: 2018-19

STAT NOTABLES

(2019-20)

  • Played 22 games (18 starts)
  • Averaged 27.2 minutes 
  • Totaled 134 points
  • Averaged 6.1 points
  • Made 51 free throws (Tied 2nd UD)
  • Grabbed 133 rebounds (2nd UD)
  • Swiped 15 steals
  • Dished 27 assists
  • Season-high 15 points vs. Dallas Christian College (Dec. 6)
  • Four contests scored double-digits
  • Season-high 14 rebounds vs. Austin College (Jan. 21)

(2018-19)

  • Played in 23 games (all starts)
  • Averaged 34.1 minutes
  • Totaled 296 points (8th SCAC)
  • Averaged 12.9 points per game (7th SCAC)
  • 118 made FTs (1st team)
  • 64.8 FT pct (3rd team [min 20 FTA])
  • 189 rebounds (4th SCAC) (8.2/g)
  • 27 assists (1.2/g)
  • 19 steals (Tied 3rd team) (0.8/g)
  • Two games playing all 40 minutes
  • 18 10+ point games
  • Seven games with double-doubles
  • 13 games with 5+ made free throws
  • Season-high 21 points versus Johnson & Wales University (Denver) (Dec. 30, 2018)
  • Career-high 19 versus Southwestern ADventist University (Feb. 2nd, 2019)

(Of Note: Jersey honored in the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame 'Ring of Honor")

(2017-18)

  • Played 24 games (Eight starts)
  • Averaged 18.4 minutes
  • Totaled 141 points (113 in SCAC games)
  • Grabbed 100 rebounds
  • Came up with 19 assists and 18 steals
  • Six contests with double-digit scoring performances (5-of-9 games down final stretch)
  • Season-high 23 points at Centenary College (Feb. 2, 2018)

AT UNIVERSITY OF DALLAS

  • Major- Psychology  

 HIGH SCHOOL

  • 2017 Graduate of Douglas Mac Arthur High School  
  • Lettered in 2 Sports
  • All-State Academic Award
  • All-Conference 1st Team

 PERSONAL

  • Parents: Kristie and Vidal Diaz
  • Siblings: Danielle and Javier Diaz
Recent Games
Feb 7 at No. 14 Trinity University L, 94-36
Feb 8 at Schreiner University L, 67-31
Feb 14 Texas Lutheran University L, 68-47
Feb 15 Southwestern University L, 68-50
Feb 21 at St. Thomas (Tex.) L, 79-50
Feb 22 at Centenary College of Louisiana L, 73-51
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 22 15
Games started 18 11
Minutes 598 405
Minutes per game 27.2 27.0
FG 41-110 28-79
FG Pct 37.3 35.4
3PT 1-5 1-5
3PT Pct 20.0 20.0
FT 51-84 30-45
FT Pct 60.7 66.7
Off rebounds 21 14
Def rebounds 112 77
Total rebounds 133 91
Rebounds per game 6.0 6.1
Personal fouls 44 28
Disqualifications - -
Assists 27 15
Turnovers 73 45
Assist to turnover ratio 0.4 0.3
Steals 15 11
Blocks 2 2
Points 134 87
Points per game 6.1 5.8
Points per 40 min 9.0 8.6
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 12 LeTourneau University L, 82-41 1 33 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 4
Nov 19 at Southwestern Adventist University W, 66-40 1 15 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 2-5 40.0 8
Nov 23 at Sul Ross State University L, 75-52 1 27 1-6 16.7 0-0 - 2-8 25.0 4
Nov 26 at University of the Ozarks (AR) L, 73-47 1 27 1-6 16.7 0-0 - 8-10 80.0 10
Nov 30 Concordia U Texas L, 69-43 1 21 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 6 Dallas Christian College W, 64-60 1 35 5-7 71.4 0-0 - 5-8 62.5 15
Dec 20 St. Thomas (Tex.) L, 67-51 1 34 2-5 40.0 0-2 0.0 5-9 55.6 9
Dec 21 Centenary College of Louisiana W, 59-54 1 20 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 3 at Johnson & Wales University-Denver L, 75-54 1 38 2-6 33.3 0-1 0.0 2-4 50.0 6
Jan 4 at Colorado College L, 78-49 1 19 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 10 No. 21 Trinity University L, 91-50 - 33 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 7
Jan 11 Schreiner University L, 75-57 - 34 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 5-8 62.5 9
Jan 15 at Dallas Christian College L, 67-49 1 35 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 2-6 33.3 6
Jan 17 at Texas Lutheran University L, 79-53 1 33 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 5-6 83.3 11
Jan 18 at Southwestern University L, 70-38 1 29 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 21 Austin College L, 78-53 1 31 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 8
Jan 25 at Austin College L, 84-40 1 23 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Jan 31 Johnson & Wales University-Denver L, 48-44 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 Colorado College L, 70-52 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 at No. 14 Trinity University L, 94-36 - 24 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 6
Feb 8 at Schreiner University L, 67-31 - 15 1-2 50.0 1-1 100.0 0-2 0.0 3
Feb 14 Texas Lutheran University L, 68-47 1 25 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 6-7 85.7 10
Feb 15 Southwestern University L, 68-50 1 27 4-7 57.1 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 9
Feb 21 at St. Thomas (Tex.) L, 79-50 1 20 1-8 12.5 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 3
Feb 22 at Centenary College of Louisiana L, 73-51 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 12 LeTourneau University L, 82-41 1 33 0 3 3 2 5 0.4 0 0 1 -
Nov 19 at Southwestern Adventist University W, 66-40 1 15 1 5 6 4 2 2.0 0 0 2 -
Nov 23 at Sul Ross State University L, 75-52 1 27 2 5 7 1 3 0.3 0 0 3 -
Nov 26 at University of the Ozarks (AR) L, 73-47 1 27 2 5 7 2 3 0.7 1 0 2 -
Nov 30 Concordia U Texas L, 69-43 1 21 0 3 3 1 4 0.3 0 0 2 -
Dec 6 Dallas Christian College W, 64-60 1 35 1 6 7 1 5 0.2 3 0 3 -
Dec 20 St. Thomas (Tex.) L, 67-51 1 34 1 7 8 0 9 0.0 3 0 3 -
Dec 21 Centenary College of Louisiana W, 59-54 1 20 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 -
Jan 3 at Johnson & Wales University-Denver L, 75-54 1 38 2 6 8 3 4 0.8 1 0 1 -
Jan 4 at Colorado College L, 78-49 1 19 0 5 5 0 3 0.0 1 0 1 -
Jan 10 No. 21 Trinity University L, 91-50 - 33 1 7 8 0 3 0.0 1 1 2 -
Jan 11 Schreiner University L, 75-57 - 34 1 7 8 2 4 0.5 0 0 4 -
Jan 15 at Dallas Christian College L, 67-49 1 35 1 8 9 1 6 0.2 0 0 3 -
Jan 17 at Texas Lutheran University L, 79-53 1 33 1 4 5 1 1 1.0 1 0 3 -
Jan 18 at Southwestern University L, 70-38 1 29 0 3 3 1 4 0.3 1 0 2 -
Jan 21 Austin College L, 78-53 1 31 0 14 14 3 2 1.5 0 1 0 -
Jan 25 at Austin College L, 84-40 1 23 2 6 8 1 4 0.3 0 0 0 -
Jan 31 Johnson & Wales University-Denver L, 48-44 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 Colorado College L, 70-52 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 at No. 14 Trinity University L, 94-36 - 24 2 2 4 0 4 0.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 8 at Schreiner University L, 67-31 - 15 1 4 5 0 2 0.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 14 Texas Lutheran University L, 68-47 1 25 1 5 6 1 1 1.0 1 0 3 -
Feb 15 Southwestern University L, 68-50 1 27 1 4 5 2 1 2.0 1 0 0 -
Feb 21 at St. Thomas (Tex.) L, 79-50 1 20 1 3 4 1 2 0.5 1 0 2 -
Feb 22 at Centenary College of Louisiana L, 73-51 - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2017-18 24 8 18.4 1.6-4.4 36.2 0.0-0.0 0.0 2.7-4.5 60.2 5.9
2018-19 23 23 34.1 3.9-11.5 33.6 0.0-0.5 0.0 5.1-7.9 64.8 12.9
2019-20 22 18 27.2 1.9-5.0 37.3 0.0-0.2 20.0 2.3-3.8 60.7 6.1
Total 69 49 26.4 2.4-7.0 35.0 0.0-0.3 5.6 3.4-5.4 62.6 8.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2017-18 24 8 442 38-105 36.2 0-1 0.0 65-108 60.2 141
2018-19 23 23 785 89-265 33.6 0-12 0.0 118-182 64.8 296
2019-20 22 18 598 41-110 37.3 1-5 20.0 51-84 60.7 134
Total 69 49 1825 168-480 35.0 1-18 5.6 234-374 62.6 571
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2017-18 24 8 18.4 3.4-9.5 36.2 0.0-0.1 0.0 5.9-9.8 60.2 12.8
2018-19 23 23 34.1 4.5-13.5 33.6 0.0-0.6 0.0 6.0-9.3 64.8 15.1
2019-20 22 18 27.2 2.7-7.4 37.3 0.1-0.3 20.0 3.4-5.6 60.7 9.0
Total 69 49 26.4 3.7-10.5 35.0 0.0-0.4 5.6 5.1-8.2 62.6 12.5
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2017-18 24 8 18.4 1.3 2.8 4.2 2.4 0.1 0.8 2.3 0.4 0.8 0.1
2018-19 23 23 34.1 2.1 6.1 8.2 2.3 - 1.2 5.0 0.2 0.8 0.2
2019-20 22 18 27.2 1.0 5.1 6.0 2.0 - 1.2 3.3 0.4 0.7 0.1
Total 69 49 26.4 1.5 4.6 6.1 2.2 0.0 1.1 3.5 0.3 0.8 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2017-18 24 8 442 32 68 100 57 2 19 54 0.4 18 3
2018-19 23 23 785 49 140 189 54 - 27 115 0.2 19 4
2019-20 22 18 598 21 112 133 44 - 27 73 0.4 15 2
Total 69 49 1825 102 320 422 155 2 73 242 0.3 52 9
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2017-18 24 8 18.4 2.9 6.2 9.0 5.2 0.2 1.7 4.9 0.4 1.6 0.3
2018-19 23 23 34.1 2.5 7.1 9.6 2.8 0.0 1.4 5.9 0.2 1.0 0.2
2019-20 22 18 27.2 1.4 7.5 8.9 2.9 0.0 1.8 4.9 0.4 1.0 0.1
Total 69 49 26.4 2.2 7.0 9.2 3.4 0.0 1.6 5.3 0.3 1.1 0.2
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 22 18 27.2 1.9-5.0 37.3 0.0-0.2 20.0 2.3-3.8 60.7 6.1
Conference 15 11 27.0 1.9-5.3 35.4 0.1-0.3 20.0 2.0-3.0 66.7 5.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 10 8 29.3 2.2-5.0 44.0 0.0-0.3 0.0 2.7-4.0 67.5 7.1
Away 12 10 25.4 1.6-5.0 31.7 0.1-0.2 50.0 2.0-3.7 54.5 5.3
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 3 3 23.3 2.7-4.3 61.5 0.0-0.0 - 2.3-4.3 53.8 7.7
Losses 19 15 27.8 1.7-5.1 34.0 0.1-0.3 20.0 2.3-3.7 62.0 5.8
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November 5 5 24.6 1.2-4.0 30.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.8-5.0 56.0 5.2
December 3 3 29.7 2.3-4.7 50.0 0.0-0.7 0.0 3.3-5.7 58.8 8.0
January 9 7 30.6 2.0-5.2 38.3 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.9-3.1 60.7 5.9
February 5 3 22.2 2.0-5.8 34.5 0.2-0.4 50.0 2.0-2.8 71.4 6.2
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 22 18 598 41-110 37.3 1-5 20.0 51-84 60.7 134
Conference 15 11 405 28-79 35.4 1-5 20.0 30-45 66.7 87
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 10 8 293 22-50 44.0 0-3 0.0 27-40 67.5 71
Away 12 10 305 19-60 31.7 1-2 50.0 24-44 54.5 63
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 3 3 70 8-13 61.5 0-0 - 7-13 53.8 23
Losses 19 15 528 33-97 34.0 1-5 20.0 44-71 62.0 111
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November 5 5 123 6-20 30.0 0-0 - 14-25 56.0 26
December 3 3 89 7-14 50.0 0-2 0.0 10-17 58.8 24
January 9 7 275 18-47 38.3 0-1 0.0 17-28 60.7 53
February 5 3 111 10-29 34.5 1-2 50.0 10-14 71.4 31
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 22 18 27.2 2.7-7.4 37.3 0.1-0.3 20.0 3.4-5.6 60.7 9.0
Conference 15 11 27.0 2.8-7.8 35.4 0.1-0.5 20.0 3.0-4.4 66.7 8.6
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 10 8 29.3 3.0-6.8 44.0 0.0-0.4 0.0 3.7-5.5 67.5 9.7
Away 12 10 25.4 2.5-7.9 31.7 0.1-0.3 50.0 3.1-5.8 54.5 8.3
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 3 3 23.3 4.6-7.4 61.5 0.0-0.0 - 4.0-7.4 53.8 13.1
Losses 19 15 27.8 2.5-7.3 34.0 0.1-0.4 20.0 3.3-5.4 62.0 8.4
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November 5 5 24.6 2.0-6.5 30.0 0.0-0.0 - 4.6-8.1 56.0 8.5
December 3 3 29.7 3.1-6.3 50.0 0.0-0.9 0.0 4.5-7.6 58.8 10.8
January 9 7 30.6 2.6-6.8 38.3 0.0-0.1 0.0 2.5-4.1 60.7 7.7
February 5 3 22.2 3.6-10.5 34.5 0.4-0.7 50.0 3.6-5.0 71.4 11.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 22 18 27.2 1.0 5.1 6.0 2.0 - 1.2 3.3 0.4 0.7 0.1
Conference 15 11 27.0 0.9 5.1 6.1 1.9 - 1.0 3.0 0.3 0.7 0.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 10 8 29.3 0.6 5.6 6.2 2.1 - 1.2 3.5 0.3 0.9 0.2
Away 12 10 25.4 1.3 4.7 5.9 1.9 - 1.3 3.2 0.4 0.5 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 3 3 23.3 0.7 3.7 4.3 2.7 - 1.7 2.7 0.6 1.0 0.0
Losses 19 15 27.8 1.0 5.3 6.3 1.9 - 1.2 3.4 0.3 0.6 0.1
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November 5 5 24.6 1.0 4.2 5.2 2.0 - 2.0 3.4 0.6 0.2 0.0
December 3 3 29.7 0.7 4.3 5.0 3.0 - 0.3 5.0 0.1 2.0 0.0
January 9 7 30.6 0.9 6.7 7.6 1.8 - 1.3 3.4 0.4 0.6 0.2
February 5 3 22.2 1.2 3.6 4.8 1.8 - 0.8 2.0 0.4 0.6 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 22 18 598 21 112 133 44 - 27 73 0.4 15 2
Conference 15 11 405 14 77 91 28 - 15 45 0.3 11 2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 10 8 293 6 56 62 21 - 12 35 0.3 9 2
Away 12 10 305 15 56 71 23 - 15 38 0.4 6 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 3 3 70 2 11 13 8 - 5 8 0.6 3 0
Losses 19 15 528 19 101 120 36 - 22 65 0.3 12 2
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November 5 5 123 5 21 26 10 - 10 17 0.6 1 0
December 3 3 89 2 13 15 9 - 1 15 0.1 6 0
January 9 7 275 8 60 68 16 - 12 31 0.4 5 2
February 5 3 111 6 18 24 9 - 4 10 0.4 3 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 22 18 27.2 1.4 7.5 8.9 2.9 0.0 1.8 4.9 0.4 1.0 0.1
Conference 15 11 27.0 1.4 7.6 9.0 2.8 0.0 1.5 4.4 0.3 1.1 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 10 8 29.3 0.8 7.6 8.5 2.9 0.0 1.6 4.8 0.3 1.2 0.3
Away 12 10 25.4 2.0 7.3 9.3 3.0 0.0 2.0 5.0 0.4 0.8 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 3 3 23.3 1.1 6.3 7.4 4.6 0.0 2.9 4.6 0.6 1.7 0.0
Losses 19 15 27.8 1.4 7.7 9.1 2.7 0.0 1.7 4.9 0.3 0.9 0.2
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November 5 5 24.6 1.6 6.8 8.5 3.3 0.0 3.3 5.5 0.6 0.3 0.0
December 3 3 29.7 0.9 5.8 6.7 4.0 0.0 0.4 6.7 0.1 2.7 0.0
January 9 7 30.6 1.2 8.7 9.9 2.3 0.0 1.7 4.5 0.4 0.7 0.3
February 5 3 22.2 2.2 6.5 8.6 3.2 0.0 1.4 3.6 0.4 1.1 0.0