VIDEO: Meet Candace Lambert
Junior (2008-2009): Shooting guard who action in 12 games and started six...got her first start in her first Division I game against Baylor (11/14)...scored six points in her first home game against Georgia Southern (11/17)...sank her first three shots from the field and was a perfect four-of-four from the free-throw line in the road win over UCF (11/22)...went three-of-five from behind the arc and sank a career-high 13 points in the Bahamas Sunshine Shootout game against East Carolina (12/20)...scored ten points, all of which came in the second hallf against South Carolina State (12/29)...missed the final sixteen games of the season to focus on academics.
Howard College (TX): Coached by Earl Diddle...started all 62 games for the Hawks and scored over 700 points in her career...named first team All-conference her freshman and sophomore years...led her team to a 25-7 record in 2007-08.
High School: Played for coach Eric Pennat Benson High School in Omaha, NE...was named 2nd team All-Metro her junior year, 1st team All-Metro her senior season...named to the honorable mention All-State and was named team MVP her senior year.
Personal: Criminal Justice major...born June 6, 1988 in Omaha, NE...daughter of Eva and Robert Lambert.