Women's Basketball junior Dylan Gonzalez earns Rebel of the Week honors after leading the Lady Rebels to an upset win over first-place Wyoming last week.
Strong, can get to the basket and has an and-one mentality ... Shows a love for the sport and is always working on her shooting ... A great defender and a long distance threat.
(2015-16 - Sophomore): Was the first player off the bench for the Lady Rebels while also starting in nine games ... Ranked sixth on the team in scoring with 5.4 points per game, while also hitting 22 three-pointers on the season, third-highest on the squad ... Reached double-figures in four games ... Had easily the best game of her college career, scoring a career-high tying 14 points, including 10 in the first half, on 6-10 shooting while adding five rebounds, two assists, two blocks and a steal in UNLV's MW quarterfinal win over Boise State (3/9) ... Also posted 14 points in the win over San Diego State (3/4) while hitting a career-best three treys in the game ... Scored five points and grabbed nine rebounds in her first game as a Lady Rebel against Southern Utah (11/14).
(2014-15 - Sophomore): Sat out the season due to NCAA transfer rules.
(2013-14 - Freshman): Was limited at the start of the season by injuries ... Made nine appearances ... Scored 10 points while also grabbing two rebounds ... Played a season-high five minutes against Oral Roberts (11/10)... Recorded a bucket in five different games.
A 2013 McDonald's All-America nominee for Highland High ... Earned first team all-state honors in 2012 and 2013 after receiving second team all-state honors in 2011 ... Four-time all-league selection ... Solo all-area player of the year as a sophomore ... Lettered in two other sports as well - volleyball (in which she was a three-time first-team all-state and all-district selection), and track and field ... Ranked No. 85 nationally by Blue Star Basketball and in the top 150 as well by both Dan Olsen Girls' Basketball Report and All-Star Girls' Report ... Played for Team Concept on the AAU circuit.
Dylan H. Gonzalez ... Born on Dec. 9, 1994, in Overland Park, Kan. ... Daughter of David and Angela Gonzalez ... Mother played basketball in Kansas and professionally in Kansas ... In addition to her twin sister Dakota, also a Lady Rebel, has five brothers, Conor (29), Javier (26), Dylan (21), Stefan (19) and Gaby (17), and a second sister, Natalia (28) ... Brother Stefan is currently a junior on the Saint Mary's basketball team ... Majoring in sociology.