23 Mauri Wells
23 Mauri Wells
Height: 6-0
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Rome, Ga.
High School: Rome HS
Position: F/C

AS A SOPHOMORE (2011-12): Started all 26 games for the Pirates as a sophomore ... Averaged a team-leading 12.2 points and 13.0 rebounds per game ... Earned third team All-Peach Belt Conference honors ... PBC Player of the Week (Nov. 21) ... Led the Peach Belt and ranked fourth in NCAA Division II in total rebounding ... Also ranked second in the PBC in free throw percentage at 78.2 percent (79-of-101) ... Ranked 11th in scoring ... Notched 17 double-doubles on the season, sixth-most in NCAA Division II ... Reached double digit scoring in 19 games and double digit rebounds in 22 games ... Scored a career-high 22 points at Lander on Feb. 1 ... Grabbed an Alumni Arena-record 24 rebounds against Edward Waters on Nov. 29 ... Also had 20 rebounds at Flagler on Feb. 8 ... Scored 21 points with 13 rebounds against Bluefield College on Nov. 11 ... Notched 19 points with 15 rebounds against Francis Marion on Dec. 17 ... Member of the PBC Presidential Honor Roll.

AS A FRESHMAN (2010-11): Played in all 26 games, starting 23, for the Pirates as a freshman ... Averaged 11.9 points and 9.7 rebounds per game ... Ranked third in the Peach Belt Conference in rebounding, eighth in field goal percentage (.481), 11th in free throw percentage (.743) and 16th in scoring ... Notched a double-double in her Armstrong debut with 15 points and 10 rebounds at Converse on Nov. 12 ... Scored a season-high 21 points against Flagler on Jan. 3 ... Grabbed a season-high 15 rebounds three times, at Flagler on Feb. 2, against Georgia Southwestern on Feb. 10 and against Francis Marion on Feb. 5 ... Notched 12 double-doubles during the season ... Member of the PBC Presidential Honor Roll.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played for four years at Rome High School ... Earned second-team All-State honors as a senior, as well as Region and Area Player of the Year honors ... Georgia Player of the Game in the GA/TENN All-Star Game in 2010 ... Region Tournament MVP ... Scored 1,000+ career points for the Wolves.

PERSONAL: Born Mauri Wells on November 15, 1991, in Rome, Ga., her hometown ... Daughter of Deidra and Jeff Wells ... Majoring in rehabilitation sciences ... Enjoys playing basketball and drawing ... Lists Candace Parker and LeBron James as favorite sports personalities.