Sammie Jensen notched her first double-double of the season with 19 points and 13 boards.
Kim Bell joins Coach Nixon's staff as a manager in 2012-13 ...
At Utah Valley ... SOPHOMORE (2011-12): Appeared in each of UVU's first 14 games of 2011-12, averaging 14.0 minutes per game, before suffering a career-ending knee injury on Jan. 5 against San Jose State ... put up 4.1 points and 5.0 rebounds per game in 2011-12 ... scored a career-high 14 points in a 73-59 loss at Northern Arizona on Nov. 23, and in a 46-45 win over Kent State two nights later, posted a career mark in rebounds with 12 ... snatched 11 rebounds in a 63-54 home loss to South Dakota on Dec. 19 ... before it was cut short, Bell's promising career at UVU saw her average 7.1 ppg and 5.0 rpg in 18.8 minutes per contest over the course of two seasons.
FRESHMAN (2010-11): Played in all 29 games as a freshman and started 13 of them ... averaged 8.6 ppg and 5.1 rpg ... scored over 20 points twice on the season ... put up a career high 25 points against Northern New Mexico on Nov. 27 ... posted a double-double of 19 points and 10 rebounds vs. UTPA in the first round of the GWC Tournament ... had 21 points, eight rebounds, four blocks and four steals vs. HBU on Feb. 26 ... averaged 21.1 minutes per game, shot 49.9 percent from the field and 73.5 percent from the charity stripe.
Before Utah Valley ... Prepped at Briar Woods High School in Ashburn, Vir. ... named first-team All-District her Freshman, Sophomore and Junior years and second-team All-Region her junior year ... scored 1,000+ career points in HS ... helped her team to the Digital Sports Tournament Championship ... also lettered in volleyball in high school.
Personal ... Graduated from BWHS in 2010 with a perfect 4.0 GPA ... member of the National Honors Society in high school ... was the History Club President, on the French Club and participated in Habitat for Humanity ... majoring in Accounting at UVU ... her father Thomas Bell played football at BYU and in the NFL with the Green Bay Packers, her mother Rosemary J. Bell played basketball at BYU, her brothers Peter and Jeffrey Bell both played football at BYU and her sister Marianne Bell also played basketball at BYU ... was also recruited by Dartmouth ... has a twin sister named Katie ... she has lived in Jakarta, Indonesia and Singapore.