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    Alex Cohen
    Alex  Cohen


    Bayside, Wis.

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    Big Ten Announces Winter Academic All-Big Ten Awards

    Thirty-nine Wildcats across five winter sports earn honor


    Big Ten Announces Winter Academic All-Big Ten Awards

    Thirty-nine Wildcats across five winter sports earn honor


    Alex Cohen Selected to 2015 Allstate WBCA Good Works Team®

    Award recognizes student-athletes with strong commitment to volunteerism


    Alex Cohen Nominated for 2015 Allstate WBCA Good Works Team®

    Award recognizes student-athletes with strong commitment to volunteerism


    Alex Cohen Chairs NU Goes Blue Benefit for Autism Speaks U

    Senior standout has been involved with organization since freshman year


    Northwestern vs. Arkansas (USATSI)

    Arkansas women rally for 57-55 NCAA win over Northwestern


    Women's Basketball vs. Maryland

    Big Ten Tournament Semifinal on March 7, 2015.


    Northwestern vs. Wisconsin

    Northwestern vs. Wisconsin Women's Basketball

    VIDEO: Faces of the Big Ten

    Cohen 2013-14 Game-by-Game Stats

    Cohen 2012-13 Game-by-Game Stats

    Honors a Awards: 2015 Allstate WBCA Good Works Team(R) selection ... One of five Division I females to receive the honor.

    2014-15: Named to the 2015 Allstate WBCA Good Works Team(R) (2/10) ... Ranks 11th in the conference in FG percentage (.509) ... Currently ranks fourth in program history with 160 blocks ... Tied for eighth in the Big Ten with 1.8 blocks per game ... Has blocked at least one shot in 19 consecutive games, and at least two in the last five contests ... B1G: Matched a career high with five assists vs. Illinois (2/8) ... Matched a career high with five blocks at Indiana (2/5) ... Narrowly missed a double-double with 14 points and nine rebounds vs. Minnesota (2/1) ... Matched a career high with four steals against the Gophers ... Shot .636 (7-of-11) from the field in that game ... Scored 14 points, including 11 in the first half at Illinois (1/22) ... Tied for team lead with 16 points at Iowa (1/14) ... Scored in double figures (14) for the fifth time this season vs. Michigan State (1/11) ... One of five players to score at least eight points (8) at Ohio State (1/4) ... Blocked season-high four shots at Michigan State (12/28) ... Added three steals and seven rebounds vs. Spartans, most since 11/16 vs. Hampton ... Nonconference: Scored in double figures for the third straight game at UNLV (12/17) ... Poured in game-high 14 points and collected career-high four steals vs. Loyola (12/7) ... Scored nine points, most since opening night, at Virginia Tech (12/4) ... Matched career high with two steals in three consecutive games (11/21-29) ... Blocked three shots against Kent State (11/21) ... Matched career high with 18 points and set new best marks with 11 rebounds and five assists on opening night at Chicago State (11/14).

    2013-14: Played in all 33 games, starting 31 ... Led the team with a career-high 2.2 blocks per game, which ranked 3rd in the Big Ten ... 73 blocks ranks 4th in NU single-season history ... 116 blocks as of the end of the 2013-14 season ranks 4th in NU history ... 14 games with three-or-more blocks, including two games with five blocks ... Seven games with 10+ points, including a career-high 18 vs. Penn State (2/2/14) ... Two games with 10 rebounds ... Averaged career-highs with 6.5 points on 48.3 percent from the field, 4.3 rebounds, 1.1 assists in 23.8 minutes per game ... Big Ten Season: Averaged 6.8 ppg, 3.5 rpg and 2.6 bpg ... Shot .468 from the field and .500 from 3-point range ... Solid contributor in NU's narrow loss at No. 18/15 Nebraska with eight points, six rebounds and three blocks ... 10 points, four blocks in NU's win over No. 21/20 Purdue ... Matched a career-high with five blocks in NU's win over No. 21/18 Nebraska (1/26) ... Game-high 10 rebounds in win at Indiana (1/31) ... Career high 18 points, three steals and matched career best with five blocks vs. No. 12/13 Penn State (2/2) ... Went 3-for-4 from 3-point range vs. Lady Lions ... Contributed 14 points, six rebounds and two blocks at Penn State (2/20) ... Eight points and three blocks off the bench at Wisconsin (3/2) ... Nonconference Season: Averaged 25.2 mpg, 7 ppg 5.7 rpg, and 47.5% from the 3-point range ... Converted a key three-point play with 30 seconds left to break a 79-79 tie and give NU the lead for good in its win over No. 25 DePaul (12/1) ... Tied for the team-high with seven rebounds vs. NC State (12/5) and had an NU-high of three blocks ... Matched a career-high with 10 rebounds in NU's 90-57 victory at Loyola (12/14) ... Contributed 10 points in NU's win over Oral Roberts (12/16).

    2012-13: One of four Wildcats to see action in all 30 games, averaging 13.3 mpg ... Averaged 3.3 ppg, 2.8 rpg, and shot 41.3 percent from the field ... Made first career start at Illinois State (12/7) and started again vs. Bowling Green (12/9) ... Posted career-highs 12 points and 10 rebounds in her first career double-double at Illinois (1/20) ... Had five blocks to go along with nine rebounds and seven points at Illinois State (12/7) ... Averaged 0.8 blocks per game to tie for 14th in the Big Ten.

    2011-12: Saw action in all but three games 2011-12 season ... Swatted blocks and pulled down four rebounds against Morgan State (12/14) ... Broke out for 11 points in 15 minutes against UNLV (12/18)

    High School: 2010 Sporting News All-American ... Two-time All-Conference honoree ... 2009 Street and Smith Honorable Mention All-American ... All-State Honorable Mention 2009 ...Two-time Nike Skills Academy attendee ... Team captain ... Helped Nicolet to back-to-back conference championships (2008-09-2009-10) ... Regional Champions 2009-10 ... KSA Tournament Champions 2009-10 ... A four-star recruit and ranked No. 7 at her position and No. 60 overall in the 2011 class by ... Ranked 27th in the country by Blue Star Basketball ... Averaged 12.2 ppg, 6.8 rpg and 1.8 bpg during her career at Nicolet ... Helped club team Midwest Elite Platinum to a 50-3 record this past summer ... First team all-conference last year and WBCA All-State selection ... Competed in the 2009 Maccabiah Games ... US Junior National Team (USJN) 17U national champions ... USJN Premier Invitational Champions ... Nike Summer Showcase runner-up ... USJN Summer Final Tournament Champion ... High school coach was Corey Wolf ... National Honor Society ... Three-time Dean's List honoree.

    Personal:Born Alexandra Shaw Cohen ... Daughter of Karen and Robert Cohen ... Father was an All-American basketball standout at Lawrence University ... President of Northwestern chapter of Autism Speaks U ... Majoring in Human Development and Psychological Services with a minor in Human Communication Science.