32 Kirsten Tilleman
32 - Kirsten Tilleman
Height: 6-1
Year: Junior
Hometown: Bozeman, MT
High School: Bozeman HS
Previous College: Oregon State
Position: Forward/Center

Oregon State University
As a sophomore, Kirsten started all 31 games for the Beavers averaging 34.4 minutes per game, 8.1 points and 7.5 rebounds per game ... Scored in double figures in 12 games ... Posted four double doubles ... Shot 46.2 percent from the floor ... On November 13, 2009 vs. Cal Poly, she scored 19 points pulled down eight rebounds, had three blocks and two steals ... Eight days later on November 22 vs. Houston Baptist, Kirsten had 26 points, 13 rebounds, one assist, two blocks and one steal ... In her freshman season, Kirsten played in all 32 games while starting 18 for the Beavers ... She averaged 3.8 ppg and 4.1 rpg ... The Beavers played in the Pac-10 tournament and made it to the second round of the WNIT ...   While at Oregon State, Kirsten was a member of the Honor Society, was named to ESPN Magazine All-Academic All-District 8 2nd team, was an OSU Scholar Athlete, an OSU Provost Scholarship recipient and 1st Team Pac-10 Women's Basketball All-Academic ... She also received the OSU College of Forestry's Paul and Neva Dunn Outstanding Senior Award, and was also given the OSU College of Forestry's Natural Resources Outstanding Student Award.  

High School
Kirsten played at Bozeman High School under Brooke Svendsen ... She earned 12 varsity letters in basketball (4), soccer (4) and track (4), while playing for the Hawks ... As a senior, Kirsten was All-State in all three sports and received the Bozeman High School Athlete and Scholar Athlete of the Year awards ... She was a National Honor Society Member, graduating with a 4.0 GPA and was one of the school's valedictorians ... In her junior campaign, Kirsten was All-State in all three sports, was named the 2006- 2007 Gatorade Player of the Year in basketball and was the 2006 Gatorade Player of the Year in soccer ... She also won a State Championship in all three sports that year and was named the Montana Most Valuable Player.  

Kirsten Jean Tilleman was born April 24, 1990 to Jim and Mirian Tilleman in Billings, Montana ... She has an older brother, Colin (24) and a younger brother, Kyle (20) ... At UCSB, she is working towards her Master's of Environmental Sciences and Management with a possible specialization in Conservation Planning or Water Resource Management ... Kirsten's favorite movies are all the Toy Story movies, Into the Wild and Up ... Her favorite author is Jonathan Safran Foer, while some of her favorite novels include the Harry Potter series, His Dark Materials series, Everything is Illuminated, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close, and The History of Love ... Kirsten’s favorite musicians and bands include Bon Iver, Band of Horses, Brandi Carlile, The Cave Singers, The Decemberists, Iron and Wine, Wilco and Kid Cudi ... Her hobbies include anything outdoors like hiking, camping and climbing ... She also enjoys cooking and baking as well as live music, and making art and enjoys country line dancing ... Goes by the nicknames Montana or KT.

Years GS-GP Min Fg-Fga Pct 3fg-3fga   Pct ft-fta Pct Off Reb Def Reb Tot Avg Pf A TO Blk Stl Pts Avg
2008-2009* 32-18 734 46-87 0.529 0-0 0.00 28-43 0.651 68 64 132 4.1 53 16 32 11 27 120 3.8
2009-2010* 31-31 1067 96-208 0.462 0-1 0.00 60-103 0.583 79 153 232 7.5 72 30 75 11 39 252 8.1
Career 63-49 1801 142-295 0.481 0-1 0.00 88-146 0.603 147 217 364 5.8 125 46 107 22 66 372 5.9

* At Oregon State

 Career Highs 
Points26 vs. Houston Baptist11/22/09
Rebounds14vs. Washington State 3/07/10
Assists3three timesthree times
Blocks3vs. Cal Poly11/13/09
FG Made9vs. Houston Baptist11/22/09
FG Attempted12vs. Oregon1/09/10
FT Made8twicetwice
FT Attempted11vs. Houston Baptist11/22/09