44 Maria Martianez
44 Maria Martianez
Height: 6-3
Year: So.
Hometown: Barcelona, Spain
High School: Instituto Joaquim Blume
Position: F

FRESHMAN (2015-16)

Martianez was named to The Summit League All-Freshman Team after starting in all 30 games for the Golden Eagles … She was the third leading rebounder at 6.0 rebounds per game and fourth leading scorer averaging 7.5 points per game … She was also third on the team shooting 76 percent from the free throw line … Scored a season-high 20 points in win over Western Illinois … Posted nine games scoring in double figures … Shot 37 percent from the field and averaged 1.9 assists per game and 1.1 blocks per game … Pulled down a season-high 12 rebounds in a loss to South Dakota State.

PRIOR TO ORU

Martianez helped Siglo XXI with a Spanish national championship in 2010 and 2011 while finishing second in 2009 and 2013 … She was also part of the 19-under national team that finished second at the World Championships losing to the United States by just two points … Earned Most Valuable Player honors at the 2010 and 2011, 18-under national tournament where she averaged 21 points and 18 rebounds per game.

PERSONAL

Daughter of Raul Javier Martianez Delgado and Sara Vendreu Aubach … Plans to major in physical therapy at ORU … Favorite professional athlete is Diana Taurasi … Was also recruited by the University of Maine.

CAREER HIGHS

Points: 20 vs. Western Illinois - Feb. 20, 2016
Field Goals Made: 8 vs. Western Illinois - Feb. 20, 2016
3-Pointers Made: 2 at Oklahoma State - Nov. 27, 2015
Free Throws Made: 6 vs. Denver - Jan. 23, 2016
Rebounds: 14 vs. South Dakota State - Jan. 27, 2016
Assists: 6 at Kansas - Dec. 22, 2015
Blocked Shots: 3 (3 times)
Steals: 3 (3 times)
Minutes: 40 at IUPUI - Jan. 3, 2016