33 Sarah Abney
33 - Sarah Abney
Height: 5-8
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Las Cruces, N.M.
High School: Las Cruces H.S.
Position: G
gp 18
pts/g 4.4
fg % 26.0
3pt % 22.2
ft % 77.8
reb/g 1.7
a/g 0.7

FRESHMAN (2018-19): Big Sky All-Academic...Played in 18 games for the Hornets and made three starts before a season-ending injury...Abney averaged 4.4 points, 1.7 rebounds, 0.9 steals, and 13.8 minutes per game...Made three starters, including one in conference play against Montana State on Jan. 5...Scored a season-high 10 points in Dec. 1 against Antelope Valley, shooting 2-for-7 from three and going 4-for-6 from the free throw line...Scored scored six or more points in six games...Shot 26.0% overall and 22.2% from three...Led the team with a .778 shooting percentage from the free throw line (14-for-18)...Hit a thrilling buzzer-beating three-pointer against Montana on Jan. 3 to force overtime...Averaged just under a steal a game and, until her injury, led all freshmen in the Big Sky Conference in steals per game...Collected a season-high three steals in three different games...Played double-digit minutes in all but one of her 18 games...Played a season-high 20 minutes in Sacramento State's 109-107 win over Illinois (Nov. 24).

HIGH SCHOOL: Played for coach Matt Abney at Las Cruces HS...Has scored 1,484 points in four seasons and is the second-highest scorer in the school's program history...Has 212 career made 3-pointers, also second most in school history...As a senior, averaged 14.2 points and 4.7 rebounds per game while leading her team to the New Mexico Final Four...Was also named the 2017-18 Sun-News Female Athlete of the Year and a 2018 USA Today All-USA New MExico first team selection...As a junior, averaged 14.9 points per game and led her team in scoring, rebounding, assists, deflections, steals, and charges taken while also leading her volleyball team to a state runner-up finish...named All-District in 2015, 2016, and 2017...named to the Rio Rancho All-Tournament Team in both 2015 and 2016 as well as the LCPS Holiday Hoopla All-Tournament Team in 2015...was the LCPS Holiday Hoopla Tournament MVP in 2016.

Recent Games
Feb 23 Portland State L, 75-57
Feb 28 Eastern Washington L, 71-62
Mar 2 Idaho L, 69-65
Mar 7 at Montana State L, 64-58
Mar 9 at Montana L, 75-67
Mar 11 vs. Northern Arizona L, 74-69
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 18 11
Games started 3 1
Minutes 248 133
Minutes per game 13.8 12.1
FG 25-96 12-48
FG Pct 26.0 25.0
3PT 16-72 8-37
3PT Pct 22.2 21.6
FT 14-18 7-9
FT Pct 77.8 77.8
Off rebounds 10 3
Def rebounds 21 7
Total rebounds 31 10
Rebounds per game 1.7 0.9
Personal fouls 12 3
Disqualifications 0 -
Assists 13 6
Turnovers 12 5
Assist to turnover ratio 1.1 1.2
Steals 17 6
Blocks 1 0
Points 80 39
Points per game 4.4 3.5
Points per 40 min 12.9 11.7
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 5 William Jessup W, 106-103 - 13 3-5 60.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 8
Nov 11 Cal Poly W, 88-85 - 16 3-11 27.3 1-7 14.3 0-0 - 7
Nov 16 Ohio St.   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 vs. Pepperdine L, 113-97 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 24 vs. Illinois W, 109-107 - 20 2-7 28.6 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 5
Dec 1 Antelope Valley W, 86-80 1 16 2-9 22.2 2-7 28.6 4-6 66.7 10
Dec 5 San Francisco L, 86-75 1 19 1-5 20.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
Dec 7 UC Davis L, 109-60 - 18 2-9 22.2 1-7 14.3 0-0 - 5
Dec 19 at New Mexico L, 85-53 - 14 2-6 33.3 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 6
Dec 20 vs. Hampton W, 65-61 - 12 1-1 100.0 1-1 100.0 3-3 100.0 6
Dec 29 at Northern Colorado L, 82-69 - 9 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 3 Montana L, 88-86 - 11 2-2 100.0 2-2 100.0 1-2 50.0 7
Jan 5 Montana State L, 69-53 1 13 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 12 at Idaho State L, 73-43 - 13 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 17 Northern Arizona W, 65-61 - 14 3-8 37.5 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 8
Jan 19 Southern Utah W, 77-76 - 12 2-5 40.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 5
Jan 24 at Idaho L, 104-66 - 10 2-5 40.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 5
Jan 26 at Eastern Washington W, 73-70 - 11 1-4 25.0 0-2 0.0 1-1 100.0 3
Jan 31 Idaho State L, 56-42 - 12 0-4 0.0 0-3 0.0 5-6 83.3 5
Feb 2 Weber State W, 77-62 - 13 1-8 12.5 1-7 14.3 0-0 - 3
Feb 7 at Portland State L, 74-58 - 15 1-7 14.3 1-7 14.3 0-0 - 3
Feb 11 Northern Colorado L, 71-61 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 at Southern Utah W, 75-69 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 at Northern Arizona L, 71-69 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 20 at Weber State W, 78-69 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 Portland State L, 75-57 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 Eastern Washington L, 71-62 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 Idaho L, 69-65 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 at Montana State L, 64-58 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 at Montana L, 75-67 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 vs. Northern Arizona L, 74-69 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 5 William Jessup W, 106-103 - 13 0 4 4 0 2 0.0 1 0 2 -
Nov 11 Cal Poly W, 88-85 - 16 0 2 2 2 0 - 2 0 1 -
Nov 16 Ohio St.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 vs. Pepperdine L, 113-97 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 24 vs. Illinois W, 109-107 - 20 2 2 4 0 0 - 2 1 1 0
Dec 1 Antelope Valley W, 86-80 1 16 2 5 7 1 0 - 1 0 2 -
Dec 5 San Francisco L, 86-75 1 19 1 3 4 2 3 0.7 1 0 2 -
Dec 7 UC Davis L, 109-60 - 18 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 1 -
Dec 19 at New Mexico L, 85-53 - 14 2 0 2 1 0 - 0 0 1 -
Dec 20 vs. Hampton W, 65-61 - 12 0 2 2 1 3 0.3 3 0 1 -
Dec 29 at Northern Colorado L, 82-69 - 9 0 1 1 0 0 - 1 0 0 -
Jan 3 Montana L, 88-86 - 11 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 0 -
Jan 5 Montana State L, 69-53 1 13 1 2 3 0 3 0.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 12 at Idaho State L, 73-43 - 13 1 0 1 1 0 - 1 0 0 -
Jan 17 Northern Arizona W, 65-61 - 14 0 2 2 1 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 19 Southern Utah W, 77-76 - 12 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 24 at Idaho L, 104-66 - 10 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 26 at Eastern Washington W, 73-70 - 11 0 0 0 0 0 - 3 0 0 -
Jan 31 Idaho State L, 56-42 - 12 0 0 0 1 0 - 1 0 0 -
Feb 2 Weber State W, 77-62 - 13 0 1 1 1 0 - 0 0 0 -
Feb 7 at Portland State L, 74-58 - 15 1 0 1 2 0 - 0 0 2 -
Feb 11 Northern Colorado L, 71-61 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 at Southern Utah W, 75-69 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 at Northern Arizona L, 71-69 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 20 at Weber State W, 78-69 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 Portland State L, 75-57 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 Eastern Washington L, 71-62 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 Idaho L, 69-65 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 at Montana State L, 64-58 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 at Montana L, 75-67 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 vs. Northern Arizona L, 74-69 - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2018-19 18 3 13.8 1.4-5.3 26.0 0.9-4.0 22.2 0.8-1.0 77.8 4.4
2019-20 2 - 5.5 0.5-2.0 25.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.0
Total 20 3 12.9 1.3-5.0 26.0 0.8-3.7 21.6 0.7-0.9 77.8 4.1
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2018-19 18 3 248 25-96 26.0 16-72 22.2 14-18 77.8 80
2019-20 2 - 11 1-4 25.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
Total 20 3 259 26-100 26.0 16-74 21.6 14-18 77.8 82
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2018-19 18 3 13.8 4.0-15.5 26.0 2.6-11.6 22.2 2.3-2.9 77.8 12.9
2019-20 2 - 5.5 3.6-14.5 25.0 0.0-7.3 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 7.3
Total 20 3 12.9 4.0-15.4 26.0 2.5-11.4 21.6 2.2-2.8 77.8 12.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2018-19 18 3 13.8 0.6 1.2 1.7 0.7 0.0 0.7 0.7 1.1 0.9 0.1
2019-20 2 - 5.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 - 0.0 0.0 - 1.5 0.0
Total 20 3 12.9 0.5 1.1 1.6 0.7 0.0 0.7 0.6 1.1 1.0 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2018-19 18 3 248 10 21 31 12 0 13 12 1.1 17 1
2019-20 2 - 11 0 0 0 1 - 0 0 - 3 0
Total 20 3 259 10 21 31 13 0 13 12 1.1 20 1
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2018-19 18 3 13.8 1.6 3.4 5.0 1.9 0.0 2.1 1.9 1.1 2.7 0.2
2019-20 2 - 5.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 10.9 0.0
Total 20 3 12.9 1.5 3.2 4.8 2.0 0.0 2.0 1.9 1.1 3.1 0.2
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 18 3 13.8 1.4-5.3 26.0 0.9-4.0 22.2 0.8-1.0 77.8 4.4
Conference 11 1 12.1 1.1-4.4 25.0 0.7-3.4 21.6 0.6-0.8 77.8 3.5
Exhibition 1 - 13.0 3.0-5.0 60.0 2.0-4.0 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 8.0
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Home 10 3 14.4 1.6-6.3 25.4 1.0-4.6 21.7 1.0-1.4 71.4 5.2
Away 6 - 12.0 1.0-4.2 24.0 0.7-3.3 20.0 0.2-0.2 100.0 2.8
Neutral 2 - 16.0 1.5-4.0 37.5 1.0-3.0 33.3 1.5-1.5 100.0 5.5
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Wins 8 1 14.3 1.9-6.6 28.3 1.1-4.9 23.1 1.0-1.2 80.0 5.9
Losses 10 2 13.4 1.0-4.3 23.3 0.7-3.3 21.2 0.6-0.8 75.0 3.3
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November 2 - 18.0 2.5-9.0 27.8 1.0-6.0 16.7 0.0-0.0 - 6.0
December 6 2 14.7 1.3-5.2 25.8 1.0-4.0 25.0 1.2-1.5 77.8 4.8
January 8 1 12.0 1.2-4.0 31.3 0.8-2.8 27.3 0.9-1.1 77.8 4.1
February 2 - 14.0 1.0-7.5 13.3 1.0-7.0 14.3 0.0-0.0 - 3.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 18 3 248 25-96 26.0 16-72 22.2 14-18 77.8 80
Conference 11 1 133 12-48 25.0 8-37 21.6 7-9 77.8 39
Exhibition 1 - 13 3-5 60.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 8
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Home 10 3 144 16-63 25.4 10-46 21.7 10-14 71.4 52
Away 6 - 72 6-25 24.0 4-20 20.0 1-1 100.0 17
Neutral 2 - 32 3-8 37.5 2-6 33.3 3-3 100.0 11
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Wins 8 1 114 15-53 28.3 9-39 23.1 8-10 80.0 47
Losses 10 2 134 10-43 23.3 7-33 21.2 6-8 75.0 33
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November 2 - 36 5-18 27.8 2-12 16.7 0-0 - 12
December 6 2 88 8-31 25.8 6-24 25.0 7-9 77.8 29
January 8 1 96 10-32 31.3 6-22 27.3 7-9 77.8 33
February 2 - 28 2-15 13.3 2-14 14.3 0-0 - 6
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 18 3 13.8 4.0-15.5 26.0 2.6-11.6 22.2 2.3-2.9 77.8 12.9
Conference 11 1 12.1 3.6-14.4 25.0 2.4-11.1 21.6 2.1-2.7 77.8 11.7
Exhibition 1 - 13.0 9.2-15.4 60.0 6.2-12.3 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 24.6
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Home 10 3 14.4 4.4-17.5 25.4 2.8-12.8 21.7 2.8-3.9 71.4 14.4
Away 6 - 12.0 3.3-13.9 24.0 2.2-11.1 20.0 0.6-0.6 100.0 9.4
Neutral 2 - 16.0 3.8-10.0 37.5 2.5-7.5 33.3 3.8-3.8 100.0 13.8
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Wins 8 1 14.3 5.3-18.6 28.3 3.2-13.7 23.1 2.8-3.5 80.0 16.5
Losses 10 2 13.4 3.0-12.8 23.3 2.1-9.9 21.2 1.8-2.4 75.0 9.9
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November 2 - 18.0 5.6-20.0 27.8 2.2-13.3 16.7 0.0-0.0 - 13.3
December 6 2 14.7 3.6-14.1 25.8 2.7-10.9 25.0 3.2-4.1 77.8 13.2
January 8 1 12.0 4.2-13.3 31.3 2.5-9.2 27.3 2.9-3.8 77.8 13.8
February 2 - 14.0 2.9-21.4 13.3 2.9-20.0 14.3 0.0-0.0 - 8.6
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 18 3 13.8 0.6 1.2 1.7 0.7 0.0 0.7 0.7 1.1 0.9 0.1
Conference 11 1 12.1 0.3 0.6 0.9 0.3 - 0.5 0.5 1.2 0.5 0.0
Exhibition 1 - 13.0 0.0 4.0 4.0 2.0 - 0.0 2.0 0.0 1.0 0.0
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Home 10 3 14.4 0.4 1.6 2.0 0.7 - 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.7 0.0
Away 6 - 12.0 0.7 0.2 0.8 0.5 - 0.7 0.0 - 0.8 0.0
Neutral 2 - 16.0 1.0 2.0 3.0 1.0 0.0 0.5 1.5 0.3 2.5 0.5
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Wins 8 1 14.3 0.5 1.9 2.4 0.6 0.0 0.8 0.4 2.0 1.4 0.1
Losses 10 2 13.4 0.6 0.6 1.2 0.7 - 0.7 0.9 0.8 0.6 0.0
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November 2 - 18.0 1.0 2.0 3.0 1.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 - 2.0 0.5
December 6 2 14.7 0.8 1.8 2.7 1.2 - 0.8 1.2 0.7 1.3 0.0
January 8 1 12.0 0.3 0.6 0.9 0.1 - 0.4 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.0
February 2 - 14.0 0.5 0.5 1.0 1.0 - 1.5 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 18 3 248 10 21 31 12 0 13 12 1.1 17 1
Conference 11 1 133 3 7 10 3 - 6 5 1.2 6 0
Exhibition 1 - 13 0 4 4 2 - 0 2 0.0 1 0
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Home 10 3 144 4 16 20 7 - 8 9 0.9 7 0
Away 6 - 72 4 1 5 3 - 4 0 - 5 0
Neutral 2 - 32 2 4 6 2 0 1 3 0.3 5 1
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Wins 8 1 114 4 15 19 5 0 6 3 2.0 11 1
Losses 10 2 134 6 6 12 7 - 7 9 0.8 6 0
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November 2 - 36 2 4 6 2 0 2 0 - 4 1
December 6 2 88 5 11 16 7 - 5 7 0.7 8 0
January 8 1 96 2 5 7 1 - 3 5 0.6 5 0
February 2 - 28 1 1 2 2 - 3 0 - 0 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 18 3 13.8 1.6 3.4 5.0 1.9 0.0 2.1 1.9 1.1 2.7 0.2
Conference 11 1 12.1 0.9 2.1 3.0 0.9 0.0 1.8 1.5 1.2 1.8 0.0
Exhibition 1 - 13.0 0.0 12.3 12.3 6.2 0.0 0.0 6.2 0.0 3.1 0.0
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Home 10 3 14.4 1.1 4.4 5.6 1.9 0.0 2.2 2.5 0.9 1.9 0.0
Away 6 - 12.0 2.2 0.6 2.8 1.7 0.0 2.2 0.0 - 2.8 0.0
Neutral 2 - 16.0 2.5 5.0 7.5 2.5 0.0 1.3 3.8 0.3 6.3 1.3
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Wins 8 1 14.3 1.4 5.3 6.7 1.8 0.0 2.1 1.1 2.0 3.9 0.4
Losses 10 2 13.4 1.8 1.8 3.6 2.1 0.0 2.1 2.7 0.8 1.8 0.0
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November 2 - 18.0 2.2 4.4 6.7 2.2 0.0 2.2 0.0 - 4.4 1.1
December 6 2 14.7 2.3 5.0 7.3 3.2 0.0 2.3 3.2 0.7 3.6 0.0
January 8 1 12.0 0.8 2.1 2.9 0.4 0.0 1.3 2.1 0.6 2.1 0.0
February 2 - 14.0 1.4 1.4 2.9 2.9 0.0 4.3 0.0 - 0.0 0.0