Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
#13 Tasha Dickey
Position: Guard
Height: 5'10"
Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Sandy, Utah
High School: Brighton HS
Experience: 2 Letters

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2009-10 (Redshirt Sophomore): Returned to the court for the Wildcats and appeared in 27 games on the campaign, tallying 218 total minutes of play ... Recorded 50 points, 30 rebounds and 14 steals in a reserve role ... Recorded five points and six rebounds in 19 minutes of play against Cal State Northridge (2/16) ... Hit all three of her field goal attempts in 14 minutes at Washington State (1/7) ... Also posted six points in 14 minutes versus Alabama A&M (12/29) ... Logged season-high 22 minutes, hitting 3-of-4 free throw attempts and swiping three steals against Nevada (12/4) ... Poured in season-leading seven points while adding four assists, three rebounds and three steals against Miami (Ohio) (11/15) ... Made her return to game action by logging 12 minutes and hitting 2-of-2 free throws against Iona (11/14).

2008-09 (Redshirt): Sat out because of injury.

2007-08 (Freshman): Played in 28 games as a freshman, making 21 starts at shooting guard ... Earned Pac-10 All-Freshman Team Honorable Mention accolades ... Averaged 6.9 points, 2.0 rebounds and 1.4 steals in 25.5 minutes a game ... Second on the team with 24 three-point field goals made ... Second on the squad with 40 steals ... Scored in double figures seven times, including two of the final three games, leading the team in scoring once ... Nabbed three steals in seven contests ... Started in 14 of the final 15 games she appeared in ... Finished with seven points, four rebounds and four steals in a career-high 38 minutes of action against Oregon State (3/7) in the first round of the Pac-10 Tournament in San Jose ... Tallied 10 points and four steals at UCLA (3/1) in 31 minutes of action ... Posted 11 points on 4-of-8 shooting from the field in Arizona's win at USC (2/28) ... Scored the game-winning basket against the Women of Troy on a layup with six seconds left to break a 62-62 tie and give the Wildcats a 64-62 win ... Registered nine points on 3-of-4 shooting from three-point range at Washington State (1/24) ... Notched a Pac-10 high total of 14 points on 5-of-10 shooting from the field including a 3-of-4 clip from three-point range against Stanford (1/17) ... Finished with 12 points on 6-of-14 shooting from the field at Oregon State (1/3) ... Posted 13 points on 4-of-8 shooting from the field including a 2-of-3 mark from behind the arc against UCLA (12/30) ... Tallied 12 points, three rebounds and three steals against Portland (11/16) on 5-of-10 shooting from the field ... Scored a career-high 18 points on 7-of-12 shooting from the field with a 2-of-4 mark from three-point range to go with four rebounds and two steals in 34 minutes against Charlotte (11/11) ... Registered eight points on 4-of-6 shooting from the field to go with three steals in 17 minutes at Penn State (11/9) in her collegiate debut.

High School: Four-year letterwinner in basketball for Brighton High School ... Named the 2007 Utah Gatorade Player of the Year ... Also competed in the high jump ... Two-time all-region selection ... Four-time all-state selection ... Named the 2007 Utah Ms. Basketball as a senior ... Averaged 15 points and 12 rebounds a game as a junior.

Personal: Born March 10, 1989 in Jetmore, Kan. ... Grew up in Kansas but attended high school in Utah ... Full name is Tasha Niché Dickey ... Daughter of Charlie and Lisa Dickey ... Father, who is currently the offensive line coach at the Kansas State University, is both a former player (1983-84) and coach (1992-2003) at Arizona ... Mother was a basketball player (1983-85) for the Wildcats ... Family includes two sisters, Jazmin and Shyanne, and one brother, Charlie ... Sister Jazmin is a sprinter at Utah ... Majoring in religious studies and minoring in African American studies ... Would most like to meet President Obama and Brad Pitt ... Most prized possessions are her phone, bible and iPod ... Most people don't know she was once the Arizona state champion in tae kwon do.

I chose Arizona because ... because blue and red runs through my veins. Both of my parents attended Arizona so I was destined to be a Wildcat.

Career Highs

PTS18, vs. Charlotte, 11/11/07
REB6, vs. Cal State Northridge, 2/16/10
FG7, vs. Charlotte, 11/11/07
FGA14, at Oregon State, 1/3/08
3PT3, at Washington State, 1/24/08
3ATT8, twice, last vs. Oregon State, 3/7/08
FT3,four times
FTA4,four times
AST4, vs. Miami (Ohio), 11/15/09
STL4, twice, last vs. Oregon State, 3/7/08
BLK1, eight times
MIN38, vs. Oregon State, 3/7/08