Fast Breaks: Athletic ... jumps well ... good skills ... hard worker.
Elliott Says: "Deanne really looks good as she begins this season. Her knees will always be an issue and will always force her training to be amended. With some luck and good decisions, we can manage how she feels which will be the precursor to her ability to play hard and play well."
2004-05 (Freshman): Started 31 of team's 34 games as a true freshman ... saw action in all but one game ... averaged 20.6 minutes per contest ... ranked third on team in rebounding (4.1 per game) and fourth in scoring (6.7 points per contest) ... fouled out of five games, tops on team ... tallied 27 points on 10-of-19 shooting from the field vs. AFA on Jan. 20 ... grabbed a season-high eight boards at Gonzaga on Dec. 29 ... scored 10 points in her first collegiate game against No. 7 Stanford ... reached double-figure scoring in six games.
High School: Named 5A MVP by Salt Lake Tribune and Deseret News ... two-time all-state and all-region selection at Alta High ... led Utah 5A in scoring in 03-04 ... Salt Lake Tribune basketball player of the year ... averaged 18 points and 13 rebounds per game as a senior ... led Alta to two region championships and a state quarterfinal.
Personal: Deanne Hanchett is the daughter of Don Hanchett and Janeen Best... born May 6, 1986 in Syracuse, N.Y. ... art teaching major ... comes from a family of 10 children ... father played basketball at BYU ... sister Susan played at Ricks and Western Colorado ... brother Jim plays football and basketball at Oregon State.