OU Women's Basketball BIO
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Gabbi Ortiz
Player Profile:
Gabbi Ortiz 1825838
Position: Guard
Height: 5'9"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Racine, Wis.
High School: The Prairie School
Season GP-GS FG-A FG% 3FG-A 3FG-% FT-A FT% REB RPG AST TO BLK STL PTS PPG
2014-15 33-33 94-262 .359 49-147 .333 33-47 .702 121 3.7 117 84 1 34 270 8.2
2015-16 33-33 77-230 .335 42-134 .313 28-32 .875 114 3.5 77 61 0 22 224 6.8
2016-17 33-24 92-252 .365 40-128 .313 69-82 .841 141 4.3 121 56 1 34 293 8.9
TOTAL 99-90 263-744 .353 131-409 .323 130-161 .807 376 3.8 315 201 2 90 787 7.5


Gabbi Ortiz

2017 Big 12 Honorable Mention selection
2016, 2017 Academic All-Big 12 First Team
2015 USA Basketball U19 Team - Gold Medal
2015 Big 12 Freshman of the Year

2016-17 (JUNIOR)
All-Big 12 Honorable Mention selection ... Started 24 of 33 games at point guard for the Sooners ... Averaged career-high 8.9 points, 4.8 rebounds and 3.7 assists per game ... Was fourth in the conference with a 2.2 assist-turnover ratio ... Led team and ranked fifth in the Big 12 with a .841 free throw percentage ... .841 free throw percentage ranks 10th in OU single-season history ... Provided a spark in league play, averaging 10.9 points, 5.3 rebounds and 4.3 assists a game ... Shot .368 from the 3-point range and .828 at the foul line against Big 12 opponents ... Went 8-for-8 at the charity stripe and scored 17 points in Bedlam win at Oklahoma State (Feb. 4) ... Also had 17 points against California (Dec. 20) ... Hit game-tying 3-pointer to send game into overtime against K-State (Jan. 4), recording 16 points on 4-of-4 shooting from deep ... Had second career double-double at Baylor with 10 points and 10 rebounds (Jan. 29) ... Tied career high with eight assists in back-to-back games at Kansas State (Feb. 21) and TCU (Feb. 25) ... Played the second-most minutes ever by an OU player (48) in the Sooners' double overtime victory against West Virginia (Feb. 7) ... Finished the season with 21 consecutive makes at the free throw line ... Academic All-Big 12 First Team selection.

2015-16 (SOPHOMORE)
Started all 33 games ... Averaged 6.8 points, 3.5 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game in 26.5 minutes an outing ... Shot .335 from the field, .313 from beyond the arc and .875 from the free throw line ... Third on team with 42 3-pointers ... Was 15th in Big 12 play with a .303 3-point shooting percentage ... Scored in double figures 11 times ...Hit a career high six 3-pointers and finished with a career-best 22 points in a home win over UTSA (Dec. 13) ... Scored 14 points and dished a season-high six assists at Bradley (Nov. 22) ... Recorded 13 points, a season-high eight rebounds and three steals at Iowa State (Jan. 30) ... Finished with 12 points and three assists in a road win at Washington (Dec. 6) ... Academic All-Big 12 First Team selection. 

USA U19 BASKETBALL

Led the USA women's U19 team to the gold medal at the 2015 FIBA U19 World Championships in Russia during the summer ... Led Team USA to a perfect 7-0 record en route to its sixth consecutive gold medal at the U19 Worlds ... Averaged 2.4 points, 2.7 rebounds, 3.4 assists and 1.6 steals in 19.1 minutes per game ... Added in two rebounds and dished two assists in the USA's win over Russia in the gold medal game ... Third OU player to play on the U19 World Championship Team, joining Aaryn Ellenberg (2011) and Danielle Robinson (2007).

2014-15 (FRESHMAN)
Big 12 Freshman of the Year … Big 12 All-Freshman Team honoree … Played and started in all 33 games for OU … One of two Sooners to start all 33 games … Led the Sooners in assists per game at 3.5 … Was fifth on the team in points per game at 8.2 … Second on the team in 3-pointers made, hitting 49 … Also averaged 3.7 rebounds and 1.0 steal a contest … Shot .359 from the field and .702 from the charity stripe … Registered 12 double-figure scoring games … Collected one double-double … Hit three or more three 3-pointers on eight times … Poured in a career-high 16 points at Baylor on Feb. 11 and against Quinnipiac in the first round of the NCAA Tournament March 21 … Finished with 15 points and a career-high 12 boards versus Illinois on Nov. 29 … Passed out a career-high eight assists on three different occasions; at Duke on Dec. 17, against Yale on Dec. 30 and at Iowa State on Feb. 4 … Started the season 0-for-7 from the free throw line but went 33-for-40 afterward (.825).

HIGH SCHOOL
Led team averaging 20.5 points, 6.6 rebounds, 4.3 assists and 3.5 steals as a senior ... Prairie Hawks went 24-1 and won a Division 4 Regional title ... Finished as Prairie School's all-time leading scorer with 1,860 points ... Prairie went 77-24 (.763) in her four seasons with league titles in 2013 and 2014 ... Averaged 20.6 points, 5.5 rebounds, 4.5 assists and 4.4 steals as she became Prairie's all-time leading scorer as a junior ... Earned all-state honors as a freshman after leading team to the Division 4 State Semifinals and 24-3 record... Rated No. 4 Point Guard, ESPN HoopGurlz... Rated No. 14 Overall, HoopGurlz ... Miss Basketball Wisconsin (2014), Wisconsin Basketball Coaches Association ... Metro Classic Conference Player of the Year ... Three-time First Team All-State, Associated Press. 

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