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04/01/2015

Recapping the 2014-15 Pitt Women's Basketball Season

Pitt finishes 2014-15 with 20 wins; NCAA second round appearance

03/05/2015

Pitt Falls to Virginia Tech in ACC Tournament

Carey tallies sixth double-double of the season in loss to VT

02/28/2015

Pitt Hosts Clemson on Senior Day; Regular Season Finale

Kiesel, McManus and Wignot play final home game

02/12/2015

Pitt's Defense Stifles Virginia Tech in 53-35 Win

Panthers allow a season-low 35 points in victory

12/27/2014

Pitt Welcomes In-State Foe Saint Francis on Sunday

Panthers look to tie longest home winning streak at Petersen Events Center

02/26/2015

Women's Basketball vs. Notre Dame

NCAA Womens Basketball: Pittsburgh at Notre Dame (USATSI)

01/26/2014

Pittsburgh vs. No. 3 Duke

Pittsburgh falls to No. 3 Duke, 111-67

01/19/2014

Pittsburgh women vs. Syracuse

Women's basketball, Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014

01/16/2014

Pittsburgh vs. No. 2 Notre Dame

Pittsburgh takes on No. 2 Notre Dame

11/26/2013

Pitt vs. Mount St. Mary's

Pitt vs. Mount St. Mary's, Nov. 26, 2013

AS A SENIOR (2014-15): Team Captain … Played in all 32 games and has made two starts … Scored a season-high 12 points against Youngstown State … Pulled down a season-best eight rebounds on three different occasions (Saint Francis, Delaware State and Florida State) … Had four double-digit scoring performances this season … Made her 100th career appearance at Notre Dame …Made a major impact in the first half of Pitt’s NCAA Tournament first round game against #17/18 Chattanooga by scoring five consecutive points … Had the third highest shooting percentage on the team (.425).

AS A JUNIOR (2013-14)
Appeared in 30 games this year, earning one start ... averaged 10.1 minutes per game, 3.3 points and 3.0 rebounds per game ... scored seven points and recorded six rebounds in 20 minutes at North Carolina ... shot 4-4 and scored nine points to go along with four rebounds in a contest at Clemson ... produced eight points and seven rebounds against Washington ... tallied a season-high nine rebounds to go along with five points in 18 minutes vs. Duquesne on Dec. 19.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2012-13)
Averaged 4.4 points and 4.3 rebounds per game in 14.6 minutes ... was second on the team in blocks with 13 (behind Logan who has 19 blocks) ... recorded at least four rebounds in 18 of the Panthers' 30 games this season ... had third double-figure game of season versus Marquette on Jan. 19, scoring 15 points - one off-season and career high ... logged career-high minutes against Providence on Feb. 6. (29) ... played then-career-high minutes in back-to-back games (23 and 27 minutes) at St. John's and versus Marquette ... had six points and five boards in 12 minutes at Buffalo on Dec. 29 ... recorded a season-high 11 rebounds against Providence on Feb. 6 ... posted a career-best 16 points in season debut on Friday, Nov. 9 ... the 16 points marked the first double-digit game for the sophomore who saw limited play with an injury last season ... also had a career-best eight field goals versus YSU ... first time in career led the team in scoring and second time over career paced in rebounding (seven vs YSU) in a single game ... had four points versus Siena on Nov. 13 in 14 minutes, shooting 2-of-3 from the floor ... posted seven points versus Wagner on Nov. 20 in nine minutes.

AS A FRESHMAN (2011-12)
Saw action in 12 games, averaging 9.2 minutes per game ... averaged 1.8 points and 2.8 rebounds per game ... tallied a career-high nine points and 12 rebounds at Duke on Dec. 4 in just her third collegiate game ... played eight minutes at High Point on Dec. 2, grabbing five rebounds ... had six rebounds against Georgetown on Dec. 7 ... suffered season-ending injury on Jan. 14 at DePaul.

HIGH SCHOOL
Averaged 14 points and 14 rebounds during her senior season at Garfield High School in Seattle ... four-time 4A Kingco Conference Second Team honoree ... McDonald's All-American nominee ... averaged 12 points and 13 rebounds and earned the State Athlete Player of the Week honors during her junior campaign ... averaged 10.2 points and 10.8 rebounds as a sophomore ... averaged 10 points and 8.7 rebounds as a freshman... played AAU basketball for the Baden Elite for five years ... selected MVP in 2008 ... off of the hardwood, also played soccer, softball and competed in track & field.

PERSONAL
Born on Oct. 15, 1992 ... daughter of Karen and Brian McManus ... has two brothers, Joey (16) and Ian (13), and one sister, Molly (23) ... Earned her undergraduate degree in administration of justice and is working on a second degree in public service.

Statistics
GP/GS FG-FGA 3FG-ATT FT-FTA OFF-DEF TOTAL AVG AST POINTS AVG/G
2011-12 12/0 8-35 0-0 6-14 13-20 33 2.8 1 22 1.8
2012-13 30/9 59-143 0-0 15-46 59-70 129 4.3 8 133 4.4
2013-14 30/1 46-106 0-0 6-24 48-42 90 3.0 6 98 3.3
2014-15 32/2 54-127 0-0 11-27 32-71 103 3.2 7 119 3.7
Career 104/12 167-411 0-0 38-111 152-203 355 3.4 22 372 3.6

Cora McManus
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Cora  McManus

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Seattle, Wash.

High School:
Garfield

Height:
6-0

Position:
Center

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