Senior Season (2012-13):Team captain ... named to the Winter SEC Academic Honor Roll ... named Rebel Class Cleaner at the team's award banquet ... was one of only two players to start all 29 games on the year ... finished the year averaging 5.4 points per game and led the team in rebounding, averaging 5.2 rebounds per game ... scored in double figures in four games including tying her career-high with 12 points against both SELA (Nov. 9) and at Hofstra (Dec. 21) ... pulled down a career-high 15 rebounds at Cleveland State (Dec. 18) ... finished the year tenth in the SEC in offensive rebounds (2.7) ... tied for second on the team in blocks with 13, including three at LSU (Jan. 3).
Junior Season (2011-12): Team captain ... appeared in all 30 games and made 17 starts ... finished the season averaging 2.9 points per game and 2.5 rebounds per game ... scored a season-high nine points twice on the year including nine in a win over North Florida (Nov. 11) ... grabbed a season-high seven rebounds on two occasions in wins over Grambling State (Dec. 3) and at Alabama (Jan. 15) ... knocked down a career-high four free throws in a win over South Alabama ... dished out three assists at SEMO (Nov. 21) and versus Auburn (Jan. 29).
Sophomore Season (2010-11): Played in 29 games and made 27 starts ... finished the year averaging 4.7 points per game and was second on the team averaging 5.4 rebounds per game ... also third on the team in free throw percentage (73.8) and tied for third in steals with 22 ... scored a career-high 12 points in a win at No. 23/24 Arkansas (Jan. 27) ... recorded two double-doubles on the year with 12 points and 11 boards at No. 23/24 Arkansas and 10 points and a career-high 12 rebounds at Hawai`i (Nov. 27) ... recorded at least five rebounds in a game 16 times including pulling down nine boards on three different occasions ... shot 73.8 percent (31-of-42) from the free throw line and recorded eight games shooting 100 percent from the line.
Freshman Season (2009-10): Saw action in 21 of a possible 32 games ... averaged 0.9 points per game and 1.4 rebounds per game ... played 11 minutes in her first game at Ole Miss in the Rebels' 80-42 win over Southeastern Louisiana (Nov. 13) ... scored her first career points in the Rebels' 98-56 victory over Arkansas-Pine Bluff (Nov. 20) ... had a season-high seven points and a season-high six rebounds in Ole Miss' 101-46 victory over Winston-Salem State (Dec. 20) ... scored three points and registered three rebounds in an 87-38 win over Centenary (Dec. 29) ... finished with two points and four rebounds at Kentucky (Feb. 4).
High School: Four-year letterwinner at Forest Hill High School under head coach Tommy Groves ... helped the Patriots to a 30-5 overall record and a 4A District Championship during her senior year ... averaged 13.9 points, 10 rebounds, five assists and four blocked shots per game as a senior ... selected as the MVP of the 2009 Jackson Public Schools Tournament after leading the Patriots to the championship ... played in the Mississippi-Alabama All-Star game ... won the Best Defensive Player award at the 2009 4A District Tournament ... named a WAPT Scholar Athlete in 2009 ... member of the 2009 all-state basketball team ... honored as a Clarion-Ledger Dandy Dozen in both her junior and senior years ... averaged 12.9 points and nine rebounds per game as a junior ... helped the Patriots to a 33-4 overall record and a berth in the Class 4A semifinals ... earned a spot on the 2008 Class 4A all-tournament team ... member of a Patriot team that captured the south state championship in 2008 ... tallied 12.9 points and 10 rebounds as a sophomore ... scored 9.7 points and pulled down six rebounds as a freshman ... member of the National Honor Society ... was a senior class representative and a member of the student council ... made the honor roll in each of her four years of high school.
Off the Court: Full name is Courtney BreAnne Marbra ... born August 11, 1991 ... daughter of Patrice Marbra ... majoring in exercise science ... cousin of former Boston Red Sox outfielder Ellis Burks and former Ole Miss guard Alisa Scott.
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