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ERIN HOWARD

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ERIN HOWARD - Women's Basketball - Florida State Seminoles

Erin's Profile

(Updated June 2022)
position
Forward
height
6'1"
Instagram
Twitter
year
Redshirt Senior
hometown
Madison, Wis.
high school
Madison East

Career Honors:

  • Named to the 2020-21 ACC Academic Honor Roll.

Redshirt Junior Season (2021-22):

  • Started in 20 of her 24 games for the Seminoles, averaging 23.9 minutes per game.
  • Averaged 5.1 points per game with a game-high of 16 points and three games in double-figure points.
  • A consistent defensive player, averaged 4.2 rebounds per game and added 18 steals this season.
  • Shot 38.1 percent (48-of-126) from the field during the 2021-22 season.
  • Tied for the third-most 3-point field goals made (21) despite missing the season’s first seven games due to injury.
  • Became a fixture in FSU’s starting lineup, starting the final 20 games of the season.
  • Had 11 games where she played 25 minutes or more.
  • Made her FSU debut vs. Charleston Southern.
  • Tallied 10 points and 10 rebounds in first start for FSU at Wake Forest.
  • Had eight points and three assists vs. Wake Forest at home.
  • Drilled three 3-point field goals and had 11 points with four rebounds at No. 15 Georgia Tech.
  • Had eight points at Clemson.
  • Six points and three steals vs. Virginia.
  • Two big 3-pointers in FSU’s 70-65 win over No. 20 Notre Dame.
  • Scored six points, seven rebounds and four assists vs. Duke.
  • Had six points and five rebounds with three assists as Syracuse.
  • Added four points and seven rebounds vs. Boston College.
  • Eight points and six rebounds at Pitt.
  • Season-best 16 points in ACC Second Round vs. BC.

Junior Season (2020-21):

  • Redshirted the 2020-21 season due to injury.
  • Gained immediate eligibility for the 2020-21 season by the NCAA on Nov. 17, 2020.

Two Seasons at Auburn (2018-20):

  • More than doubled her scoring average from her freshman year, scoring 7.6 points per game in 2019-20.
  • Pulled down 4.2 rebounds, shot 39.2 percent (80-of-204) from the floor and drilled 34.4 percent (45-of-131) from downtown as a sophomore.
  • Led Auburn in 3-point shooting, 3-point field goals made (45) and blocked shots (21).
  • Ranked in the Top 11 in the SEC overall in 3-point field goals made per game (11th; 1.6) and ninth in league play with 1.7 3s per game (2019-20).
  • Dropped a career-best 22 points at Missouri on Feb. 27, 2020.
  • Seven games with double-digit point totals as a sophomore.
  • Ended her sophomore season with an impressive four-game stretch where she averaged 14.8 points per game.
  • Pulled down seven rebounds in three games vs. UAB, Bethune-Cookman and Arkansas.
  • Averaged 3.5 points, 2.9 rebounds and 1.2 assists in her debut season at Auburn, which made the 2019 NCAA Tournament with a 22-10 record.
  • Started 17 games for the Tigers and played in 31 of 32 games in 2018-19.
  • Named to the SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll.
  • Scored a then career-best 12 points vs. Missouri on Feb. 24, 2019.

Before Auburn:

  • The first player from Wisconsin to suit up for the Garnet and Gold.
  • Pegged as the nation’s 21st-rated forward according to ESPN Hoopgurlz.
  • Named to the USA Today All-USA Wisconsin First Team.
  • Tabbed as the 142nd-ranked recruit by Prospect Nation.
  • Averaged 17.4 points, 11.1 rebounds and 3.9 assists as a senior at Madison East High School.
  • Earned Big Eight Conference Player of the Year as a senior.
  • Averaged 15.5 points, 11.9 rebounds and 4.1 assists as a junior.
  • WBCA Division I All-State player in 2017 and an AP Third-Team All-State performer in 2017.

All About Me:

  • Born: May 7, 2000.
  • Parents: James and Kathryn Howard.
  • Major: Pre-Social Science.
  • How would you describe your fashion style?: Athletic and comfortable.
  • What is your favorite pair of sneakers you own?: Turbo Green Jordan 1’s.
  • What is your pre-game hype song?: Anything by Lil Durk.
  • Who is your role model? Why?: My parents because they have set a great example for me and made me who I am today.
  • Who is your favorite super-hero?: Batman.
  • Favorite place to visit in Tallahassee: Cascades Park.
  • Why did you choose your jersey number?: My father wore the same number when he played.
  •  Who is a professional athlete that inspires you?: Maya Moore.
  • My go-to breakfast: Pancakes.
  • My dream job: To play in the WNBA.
  • If you started your own podcast, what type of conversations would you spend time on?: Social justice issues and sports.
  • My favorite Coach Sue moment: She showed us a video of her falling.