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Brittany Hrynko
Brittany  Hrynko

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Philadelphia, Pa.

High School:
Engineering and Science

Height:
5-8

Position:
Guard

07/31/2015

BIG EAST Announces 2014-15 All-Academic Team

Nearly 2,200 student-athletes across 22 sports honored for academic success

06/08/2015

Athletics Banquet Celebrates Best of the Blue Demons

Women's soccer, women's basketball, women's tennis capture BIG EAST titles in 2014-15

05/28/2015

Women's Hoops Celebrates 2014-15

Brittany Hrynko was named MVP at the team's annual banquet

04/17/2015

Hrynko and Podkowa Named I-AAA Scholar Athletes

Blue Demon pair are two of 10 women student-athletes honored

04/16/2015

Brittany Hrynko Selected No. 19 in WNBA Draft

Hrynko was traded to Atlanta after being picked by Connecticut in the second round

11/18/2012

Women's Basketball Highlights vs. Howard

Brittany Hrynko and the Blue Demons topped Howard, 68-51 on Nov. 17 at McGrath-Phillips Arena

10/31/2012

Highlights

DePaul vs. Saint Xavier (Exhibition) Highlights

10/19/2012

Player Interviews - DePaulWomensHoops.com

DePaul women's basketball player interviews

04/16/2015

Brittany Hrynko - WNBA Draft

2015 WNBA Draft

03/10/2015

BIG EAST Champions

DePaul vs. Seton Hall | Mar. 10

03/08/2015

BIG EAST Championship Quarterfinals vs. Xavier

BIG EAST Championship Quarterfinals vs. Xavier

01/23/2015

DePaul vs. Creighton

Jan. 23, 2015

12/19/2014

Women's Basketball vs. UConn

NCAA Womens Basketball: DePaul at Connecticut (USATSI)

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Demon Notes: First DePaul player to be named BIG EAST Player of the Year... program leader in games played (137) and assists (676)... unanimous BIG EAST first-team selection for the second year in a row and third time in career...named BIG EAST Player of the Week five times during senior campaign... named the BIG EAST Conference Scholar-Athlete of the Year... 2014 Associated Press Honorable Mention All-American... 2014 WBCA Honorable Mention All-America team... 2014 first-team unanimous All-BIG EAST selection... first DePaul player to earn first team honors in back-to-back seasons... 2014 BIG EAST All-Tournament team... ESPNw.com National Player of the Week, Mar. 3, 2014... 2013-14 Dawn Staley 10-Player Award Watch List... 2013-14 BIG EAST Preseason Player of the Year... enters senior season with 495 assists which ranks second all-time at DePaul and is sixth among active Division I players... career assist average of 4.81 assists per game ranks eighth among active Division I players... started 100 consecutive games... has played in every game since arriving in Lincoln Park two seasons ago... invited to tryout for the USA Women's World University Games Team Trials in Colorado Springs, Colo., in May of 2013... as a sophomore was named the Co-Most Improved Player in the BIG EAST Conference with Connecticut's Kelly Faris... 2013 first-team All-BIG EAST selection... became DePaul's fifth, first-team All-BIG EAST selection... earned DePaul's team Assist and Defensive award following the 2012-13 season... named to the BIG EAST Conference Weekly Honor Roll three times as a sophomore... all-freshman team in 2012... named BIG EAST Freshman of the Week twice... led DePaul in assists as a freshman and sophomore... first freshman to lead DePaul in assists since the 1997-98 season and just the seventh freshman to do so since 1978-79... earned DePaul's team assist Shirley Becker Academic and Cookie Gavin Courage awards in 2011-12... BIG EAST All-Academic selection as a freshman and sophomore.

2014-15 (Senior Season): First DePaul player to be named the BIG EAST Player of the Year... broke two DePaul records in a 79-72 win over Minnesota in the first round of the NCAA tournament... leads the Blue Demons in games played with 137 (started 135) and assists, recording 676... scored a career best 658 total points in final season... named unanimous BIG EAST first-team selection for the second year in a row and third time in career... ranks fifth in career points with 1,959... named BIG EAST Player of the Week five times, one of just nine DePaul players to do so... became the fourth DePaul player since 2005-06 to be named the BIG EAST Conference Scholar-Athlete of the Year... I-AAA Scholar-Athlete... WBCA All-American honorable mention... ranks third in career steals with 303... had one double-double this season with 20 points and 11 assists at Illinois State on Dec. 28... had 12 games where 20 or more points were scored... scored a career best 38 points against Georgetown on Jan. 4... recorded a career tying eight steals against Providence on Jan. 25... recorded a career best 15 field goals and 29 attempts at Georgetown on Jan. 4... played a career high 43 minutes against Northwestern on Nov. 29... made a career best eight three pointers at Xavier on Feb. 8... tied career best 16 free throw attempts of 16 against No. 5 Notre Dame on Dec. 10... averaged 19.4 points per game, the most on the Blue Demons squad... made all free-throws in 11 games over the course of the season, including going 5-5 against Creighton on Jan. 23... led DePaul in assists 14 times, the last being against Minnesota in the NCAA Tournament, notching six... hit seven three pointers on 13 attempts against Seton Hall on Feb. 13... collected nine rebounds against Butler on Dec. 3... finished DePaul career with 11 points, five rebounds, two steals and 4-4 from the charity stripe in loss to Notre Dame on Mar. 22.

2013-14 (Junior Season):
Associated Press Honorable Mention All-American... WBCA Honorable Mention All-America team... first-team unanimous All-BIG EAST selection... first DePaul player to earn first team honors in back-to-back seasons... BIG EAST All-Tournament team... ESPNw.com National Player of the Week, Mar. 3... Dawn Staley 10-Player Award Watch List... only player from the BIG EAST Conference to be named to the Watch List... enters senior season with 495 assists which ranks second all-time at DePaul and is sixth among active Division I players... career assist average of 4.81 assists per game ranks eighth among active Division I players... first career BIG EAST Player of the Week on Jan. 20... BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on Mar. 5... started 100 consecutive games for the Blue Demons... led the BIG EAST Conference in assists with 5.7 assists per game which ranked 31st in Division I... recorded 10 or more assists in four games... career-best 12 assists against Washington and Seton Hall... dished out 5.6 assists in league games... 202 assists in 2013-14 was the third most by any DePaul player in a singles season and the most by any Blue Demon since the 1989-90 season when Veronica Ross set the school record by dishing out 243 assists... led the BIG EAST with 86 steals... averaged 2.39 steals per game which ranked 45th in Division I... season-best seven steals against Georgetown and Duquesne... recorded four or more steals in eight games... went 5-of-5 from behind the arc at Villanova on Feb. 25... tied the DePaul record for 3-point field percentage in a game with Laura Sobieszczyk who went 5-of-5 at Michigan State on Mar. 14, 2002... only Hrynko and Sobieszczyk have perfect (minimum four) outings from behind the arc... season-best 25 points at Villanova... eclipsed the 20-point mark in six games this season and in 13 in her career... reach double-figures in 25 games this season, including four of her last five and in 69 career games... reached double digits in 67.0% of her games played at DePaul... All-Tournament honors at the Maggie Dixon Classic and the Duel in the Dessert... 2013-14 Preseason BIG EAST Player of the Year.

2012-13 (Sophomore Season): Co-Most Improved Player in the BIG EAST Conference with Connecticut's Kelly Faris... first-team All-BIG EAST... became DePaul's fifth, first-team All-BIG EAST selection... earned DePaul's Defensive Award for being the team's top defensive stopper, also shared the team's assist award... named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on Jan. 7, Jan. 21 and Feb. 3... made the game-winning shots against Pittsburgh and against Rutgers... season scoring average of 14.7 ranked 10th in the league... reached double-digits in 26 of DePaul's 33 games... career-high 35 points at Marquette... led DePaul and tied for fourth in the BIG EAST with 82 3-point field goals... 82 3-pointers is the fifth most in a single season by a Blue Demon player... 82 3-pointers are the most by a Blue Demon since Ashley Luke made 86 during the 2003-04 season... career-high seven triples at Marquette... seven 3-pointers was the third most by a player in the BIG EAST in 2012-13 and tied for the third most in DePaul's history... 2.48 triples per game ranked 44th in Division and tied for fourth in the BIG EAST ... .311 (82-for-264) percentage from behind the arc ranked 115th in DI and 14th in the BIG EAST... led DePaul in assists (or tied for the game high) in 21 games... 4.8 assists per game ranked third in the BIG EAST and 51st in DI... season-best nine assists at Syracuse and against Seton Hall... dished out five or more assists in 17 games... 1.06 assist-turnover ratio ranked 219th in DI... led DePaul and ranked sixth in the BIG EAST with 35.1 minutes per game... tied a career-high with 40 minutes at Syracuse, against Pittsburgh and at Marquette... seventh in BIG EAST in conference games with 16.3 points per game... reached double-figures in 13 of DePaul's 16 BIG EAST games... in BIG EAST Conference games ranked in the top 15 in 3-pointers per game (4th -- 2.6), assists (5th - 4.8), steals (5th - 2.8) and minutes (6th -- 35.6)... named to the Maggie Dixon Classic and Paradise Jam All-Tournament teams.

2011-12 (Freshman Season): Named to the BIG EAST All-Freshman team... named the BIG EAST Freshman of the Week twice -- Feb. 20 and Dec. 19... just the second DePaul freshman to earn the league honor -- Keisha Hampton was awarded it twice as a freshman during the 2008-09 season... first freshman to lead DePaul in assists since the 1997-98 season and just the seventh freshman to do so since 1978-79... earned DePaul assist award and Cookie Gavin Courage Award and the Shirley Becker Academic Award... started 32 games... ranked eighth in the BIG EAST with 3.9 assists per game and tallied 133 assists on the season... started 32 games... one of only six players to appear in all 34 games... season-high 25 points against Arizona State and recorded 21 at West Virginia... ranked third among active DePaul players with 10.8 points per game... led DePaul in scoring five times... three or more 3-pointers in nine games... went 4-of-6 from behind the arc at Northwestern... 4-of-5 from 3-point range against Connecticut... was 4-of-8 at West Virginia... at least one assists in 33 of DePaul's 34 games including in DePaul's last 24 games... recorded five or more assists in 12 games including nine of DePaul's last 13 games... in her last 13 games averaged 5.6 assists and has a career-high nine assists at Notre Dame... led DePaul in assists in 13 games... career-high six seals against Louisville... led DePaul with 62 steals... 1.9 steals in BIG EAST games tied for 13th... ranks third in BIG EAST games with 4.7 assists per game in league.

High School: Four-year starter... ranked No. 20 point guard and the No. 99 overall incoming freshman by ESPN... Hrynko and teammate Keisha Hampton teamed-up to win the 2008 Philadelphia Public League championship at Engineering and Science... named co-MVP of 2008 Public League Championship and was later named the Freshman of the Year by the Philadelphia Inquirer... earned all-area and all-state... set her high school's record for points with 1,539... averaged eight rebounds, six assists, and four steals during her career... high school team won the District 12 Class AA championship in 2011... averaged 21 points, seven assists, six rebounds and five steals a game during her junior season... averaged 19.1 points per game as senior... named the Most Outstanding Player in the Philadelphia Public League... nominee for McDonalds All-American in 2011... won the inaugural Phoenix Award for the top senior player and top leading scorer in the Philadelphia Public League... played AAU ball for Philly Triple Threat... named MVP for the ISAA basketball showcase in 2011... coached by Joe Ryan, David Hargrove and Randy Miller.

Personal: Daughter of Michael Hrynko and Jeannette Dancy... brother Michael Jr. and sister Tiffany... majoring in sociology with a concentration in health and human services...

Hrynko by the Numbers
Career Statistics
BIG EAST Career Statistics
2011-12 Game-by-Game Statistics
2012-13 Game-by-Game Statistics

Career Highs
Points: 38, at Illinois State (Dec. 28, 2014)
Rebounds: 9, x6 last, Marquette (Mar. 1, 2015)
Assists: 12, x2 last, Seton Hall (Feb. 15, 2014)
Steals: 8, x2 last, Providence (Jan. 25, 2015)
Blocked Shots: 3, at Villanova (Jan. 9, 2013)
Field Goals: 15, at Georgetown (Jan. 4, 2015) 
Field Goal Attempts: 29, at Georgetown (Jan. 4, 2015)
3pt. Field Goals: 8, at Xavier (Feb. 8, 2015)
3pt. Field Goal Attempts: 15, at Marquette (Feb. 2, 2013)
Free Throws: 8, x4 last, Marquette (Jan. 29, 2014)
Free Throw Attempts: 16, x2 last, #5 Notre Dame (Dec. 10, 2014)
Minutes: 43, Northwestern (Nov. 29, 2014)
Games in Double-Figures: 101
20-Point Games: 23
30-Point Games: 5
5+ Assists: 74
7+ Assists: 33
10+ Assists: 5