Honors & Awards: 2014 Honorable Mention All-Big Ten (Coaches)
2014-15: Ranks fifth in program history in blocks (113) ... Averaging team-high 21.6 minutes per game off the bench ... Team's third leading scorer (10.9 ppg) ... Ranks sixth in the conference in free throw percentage (.825) and tied for 13th in blocks (1.2 bpg) ... B1G: Led Wildcats with 13 points and two blocks vs. Wisconsin (1/1) ... Scored nine points at Michigan State (12/28) ... Nonconference: Hit all four three-point attempts against Gonzaga (12/15) ... Scored in double figures (14) for the third time this season against the Bulldogs ... One of three Wildcats to haul in seven rebounds agaisnt Loyola (12/7) ... Notched first double-double of the season (third career) with 15 points and 10 rebounds at DePaul (11/26) ... 10 boards tied a career high (third time) ... Scored eight of 15 points in two overtime periods ... Gave NU the lead for good with a layup 17 seconds into the second overtime ... Blocked season-best four shots vs. UIC (11/26) ... Added eight points and six rebounds in that game ... Poured in season-high 10 points in 19 minutes against Kent State (11/21) ... Recorded her 99th and 100th career blocked shots against the Golden Flashes ... Scored seven points and added eight rebounds, two steals and two blocks in season-high 24 minutes against Hampton (11/16).
2013-14: Honorable Mention All-Big Ten (Coaches) ... Averaged 12.0 points to rank third on the team, 5.1 rebounds (2nd on the team), 1.4 blocks, 1.2 assists, shot .417 from the field and .398 from 3-point range ... Transitioned into one of the top sixth players in the country after starting nearly every game her freshman year ... Averaged 25.0 minutes per game primarily in a reserve role with 32 of 33 games played, including 5 starts ... 20 games with 10+ points including career-high 26 in win over nationally-ranked DePaul (12/1/13) ... 96 career blocks ranks 6th in Northwestern history ... Only player in the Big Ten to rank in the top 10 in blocks (9th; 1.4 bpg) and 3-point FG% (6th; .398) ... Big Ten Season: 12.4 ppg, 5.4 rpg and shot .344 from 3-point range ... Helped NU upset No. 21/20 Purdue (1/9) with 11 points and seven rebounds off the bench ... Scored 13 points off the bench, all in the second half, in NU's narrow 66-65 loss at No. 18 Nebraska in conference opener (1/2) ... Made second start of the season in NU's win over No. 21/18 Nebraska (1/26) ... Led NU with 16 points in win at Indiana (1/31) ... 15 points and team-high nine rebounds in a starting role vs. No. 12/13 Penn State (2/2) ... 12 points came in the second half vs. Lady Lions ... 25 points in 29 minutes off the bench at Iowa (2/10) ... Went 10-16 from the field at Iowa, including three 3-pointers ... 16 points, 8 rebounds off the bench at Penn State (2/20) ... 15 points, 12 in the second half, in win at Wisconsin (3/2) ... Nonconference Season: Averaged 23.2 mpg, 10.2 ppg, 4.6 rpg, shot 47.5% from the field and 50% from 3-point range ... Against UNLV (11/17), scored 11 points, including a key 3-pointer late in the game to tie things up at 53-53, and eight rebounds ... Contributed 14 points off the bench in NU's win over Hofstra (11/20) ... Made first start of the season vs. Lafayette (11/27) ... Scored a career-high 26 points in just 25 minutes off the bench, leading Northwestern to its upset win over No. 25 DePaul (12/1) ... Went a perfect 6-6 from the free throw line and 8-11 from the field, including 4-4 from 3-point range vs. DePaul ... Led NU with 17 points off the bench in its 90-57 win at Loyola (12/14) ... Drained three 3-pointers, helping NU match a program record of 13 3's against the Ramblers ... Also added nine rebounds in win at Loyola.
2012-13: One of four Wildcats to see action in every game, started every game except Senior Day vs. Iowa ... Averaged 32.4 mpg, 9.2 ppg, 4.6 rpg, and shot 36.9% from the field ... Recorded 51 blocks, which ties for seventh in NU single-season history ... Only freshman in the Big Ten to rank in the top 15 in blocks per game (6th; 1.7 bpg) ... Named to the New York Life Holiday Invitational All-Tournament Team ... Named Big Ten Freshman of the Week in two of the first three weeks of the season, Nov. 12 and Nov. 26 ... Tallied career-high 20 points in just her second collegiate game, vs. Central Michigan (11/11) ... Posted career-high six blocks at Hofstra (12/23), tying for seventh in NU single-game history ... Had five games of three-or-more blocks ... Recorded two double-doubles, first vs. Central Michigan (20 pts, 10 rebs, 11/11) then vs. Yale (12 pts, 10 rebs, 11/21) ... 11 games in double-digit scoring.
High School: Team Captain... All-District selection 2010 ... Briarcrest's Most Valuable Player (2009-10) ... Briarcrest's Best Offensive Player (2009-10 and 2010-11) ... All-State (2010-11) ... Commercial Appeal Best of Preps ... Averaged 18 points per game ... Averaged 13 rebounds, four assists and two steals per game for the Saints ... Scored 39 points in one game ... ESPNPosition Ranking of 29 ... Scouts grade of 90 ... Competed in Fila Top Ten Event (2011) ... Three-year letter winner in basketball ... An athletic wing player and good ball handler in the open court ... Great vertical jump and can rebound and score at rim level ... High school team was 2011 State Runner Up, 2011 Sub-State Champions, Division II AA West Regional Regular Season Champions, Division 11 AA Sub-State Champions and West Regional Tournament Champions ... Club team, Memphis Elite, was National Champion Runners-Up (2010), 2011 State Champions, 2011 Classic National Champions ... Honor roll.
Personal: Born Lauren Kirsten Douglas ... Daughter of Tonya and Frederick Douglas ... Cousin, Tim Jackson, was a defensive end at North Carolina ... Attended the same high school as Baltimore Ravens offensive tackle Michael Oher and North Carolina guard Leslie McDonald ... Majoring in journalism.