5 - Liz Stratman
Liz Stratman
Height: 6-2
Year: Junior
Hometown: New Palestine, Ind.
High School: Heritage Christian (Xavier)
Position: C
gp 29
pts/g 13.1
fg % 52.0
3pt % 30.3
ft % 71.1
reb/g 6.8
a/g 1.9

Career Stats

2013-14 BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Year
2013-14 All-BIG EAST Honorable Mention 

2013-14 - Junior Season: Earned BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Year honors after leading the conference in blocked shots with 79... Moved to third all-time at Butler with 79 blocks recorded in a single-season... Swatted a career-high eight shots at Seton Hall moving her into a tie for third place all-time for most blocked shots in a single-game (1/4/14)... Averaged 2.72 blocked shots per game, ranking her 17th in the nation... Second highest scoring average on the team at 13.1 ppg... Started in 28 of 29 games played... Led the team in rebounds, averaging 6.8 boards per contest... Shot 52.0 percent from the field (153-294), the third highest percentage in the BIG EAST, and 30.3 percent from 3-point range... Solid free throw shooter, knocking down 71.1 percent from the stripe (64-90)... Led the BIG EAST Conference in blocks per game (2.7)... Ended the year with 56 assists and 26 steals... Posted 19 double figure scoring games and five games with 20 + points... Led the team with eight games of 10+ rebounds... Rejected 2+ shots in 19 contests... Ended the year with six double-double performances... Scored 19 points in the season opener vs. Cleveland State, connecting on 8-of-10 from the field (11/18/13)... Followed that performance with her first double-double of the season with 23 points and 12 rebounds at Eastern Michigan (11/13/13)... Earned BIG EAST Player of the Week honors (12/2/13) after scoring 20+ points in back-to-back games at the Las Vegas Shootout... Notched 21 points and eight rebounds vs. Utah while reaching 25 points in game two vs. Eastern Washington (11/29-30/13)... Led BU to victory at Providence with 21 points and nine rebounds (1/1/14)... Hit a season-high three 3-point field goals at St. John's to end the game with 15 points (1/15/14)... Recorded a double-double with 16 points and 10 rebounds vs. Creighton (1/18/14)... Posted monster numbers vs. Seton Hall with a career-high 28 points and 12 rebounds against the Pirates (3/1/14)... Ended the season with a 15 point, 12 rebound effort vs. South Dakota State in the opening round of the WNIT (3/20/14).

2012-13 - Sophomore Season: Became eligible in December after final exams...played in 22 games, starting eight times...averaged 10.8 points, 5.9 rebounds and 2.7 blocks in 25.0 minutes...scored 14 points in debut at Northern Kentucky (Dec. 16)...had 14 points and five blocks at IUPUI (Dec. 18)...had 16 points, eight rebounds and five blocks vs. Illinois State (Dec. 30)...scored 16 points at UIC (Jan. 5)...had 13 points and eight rebounds before fouling out vs. former team Xavier (Jan. 17)...had first career double-double in first career start with 14 points and 10 boards at UMass (Jan. 23)...had 12 points and nine rebounds vs. Rhode Island (Feb. 7)...had 13 points and five blocks in league tourney vs. Saint Louis (March 8).

At Xavier: Played in 12 games for Xavier before transferring to Butler at semester...averaged 3.2 points and 4.4 rebounds per game while playing 15.5 minutes per game.

High School: Four-year starter at 2A Indiana girl's basketball powerhouse Heritage Christian...helped high school to state championships in 2008 and 2009...named 2011 Female Athlete of the Year and City Player of the Year by the Indianapolis Star...averaged 16.8 points and 9.7 rebounds as a senior at Heritage Christian...posted career prep averages of 13.6 points, 7.3 rebounds, 3.1 blocks and 1.7 assists.

Personal: Born Dec. 20, 1992...daughter of Rick and Jewellia Stratman...has a brother, Ben, and a sister, Haley...undecided on a major.

Recent Games
Feb 22 at DePaul L, 97-64
Feb 25 Xavier W, 57-52
Mar 1 Seton Hall W, 74-72
Mar 4 at Creighton W, 67-59
Mar 9 vs. Creighton L, 61-52
Mar 20 at South Dakota St. L, 78-61
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 29 18
Games started 28 18
Minutes 844 546
Minutes per game 29.1 30.3
FG 153-294 90-184
FG Pct 52.0 48.9
3PT 10-33 8-19
3PT Pct 30.3 42.1
FT 64-90 40-57
FT Pct 71.1 70.2
Off rebounds 62 46
Def rebounds 136 85
Total rebounds 198 131
Rebounds per game 6.8 7.3
Personal fouls 97 55
Disqualifications 4 1
Assists 56 38
Turnovers 55 33
Assist to turnover ratio 1.0 1.2
Steals 26 19
Blocks 79 55
Points 380 228
Points per game 13.1 12.7
Points per 40 min 18.0 16.7
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 3 DePauw W, 63-41 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 Cleveland State W, 85-69 1 30 8-10 80.0 1-2 50.0 2-3 66.7 19
Nov 13 at Eastern Michigan L, 81-76 1 40 10-18 55.6 0-1 0.0 3-6 50.0 23
Nov 16 St. Mary's (Cal.) L, 90-86 1 19 2-4 50.0 0-1 0.0 4-5 80.0 8
Nov 18 Bowling Green L, 61-57 1 22 4-7 57.1 0-3 0.0 2-3 66.7 10
Nov 23 at Indiana L, 84-69 1 28 4-6 66.7 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 9
Nov 29 vs. Utah W, 66-54 1 29 8-14 57.1 1-2 50.0 4-4 100.0 21
Nov 30 vs. Eastern Wash. W, 74-51 1 20 10-14 71.4 0-1 0.0 5-6 83.3 25
Dec 7 UIC L, 62-57 1 24 4-8 50.0 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 8
Dec 13 at Valparaiso W, 65-50 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 15 Northern Kentucky W, 53-47 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 15 Northern Kentucky W, 53-47 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 21 at Indiana State L, 62-56 - 12 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Dec 28 Marquette L, 61-59 1 24 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4
Jan 1 at Providence W, 68-65 1 34 10-11 90.9 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 21
Jan 4 at Seton Hall W, 75-69 1 31 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 9
Jan 8 Villanova L, 70-48 1 31 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 9
Jan 11 at Georgetown L, 85-79 1 32 5-12 41.7 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 12
Jan 15 at St. John's L, 58-55 1 39 5-13 38.5 3-4 75.0 2-3 66.7 15
Jan 18 Creighton W, 58-52 1 39 6-14 42.9 2-4 50.0 2-4 50.0 16
Jan 25 DePaul L, 85-64 1 30 3-8 37.5 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 8
Jan 28 Providence W, 72-69 1 18 4-10 40.0 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 10
Feb 1 at Xavier W, 68-54 1 26 4-11 36.4 2-3 66.7 1-1 100.0 11
Feb 5 St. John's L, 58-55 1 21 5-8 62.5 0-1 0.0 3-3 100.0 13
Feb 8 at Marquette W, 74-70 1 33 4-12 33.3 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 10
Feb 12 at Villanova L, 61-46 1 27 2-9 22.2 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 7
Feb 15 Georgetown W, 67-59 1 27 4-9 44.4 0-0 - 5-7 71.4 13
Feb 22 at DePaul L, 97-64 1 30 5-10 50.0 0-2 0.0 2-4 50.0 12
Feb 25 Xavier W, 57-52 1 32 9-17 52.9 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 19
Mar 1 Seton Hall W, 74-72 1 38 12-16 75.0 0-0 - 4-6 66.7 28
Mar 4 at Creighton W, 67-59 1 34 3-7 42.9 0-1 0.0 5-6 83.3 11
Mar 9 vs. Creighton L, 61-52 1 38 3-10 30.0 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 8
Mar 20 at South Dakota St. L, 78-61 1 36 7-12 58.3 0-1 0.0 1-1 100.0 15
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 3 DePauw W, 63-41 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 Cleveland State W, 85-69 1 30 1 4 5 4 0 - 1 4 4 0
Nov 13 at Eastern Michigan L, 81-76 1 40 4 12 16 5 2 2.5 1 5 4 0
Nov 16 St. Mary's (Cal.) L, 90-86 1 19 0 2 2 0 2 0.0 1 0 5 1
Nov 18 Bowling Green L, 61-57 1 22 1 4 5 0 2 0.0 1 1 4 0
Nov 23 at Indiana L, 84-69 1 28 3 0 3 2 3 0.7 0 2 5 1
Nov 29 vs. Utah W, 66-54 1 29 3 5 8 0 3 0.0 2 0 3 0
Nov 30 vs. Eastern Wash. W, 74-51 1 20 0 3 3 1 0 - 0 2 2 0
Dec 7 UIC L, 62-57 1 24 3 2 5 1 2 0.5 1 1 3 0
Dec 13 at Valparaiso W, 65-50 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 15 Northern Kentucky W, 53-47 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 15 Northern Kentucky W, 53-47 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 21 at Indiana State L, 62-56 - 12 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 5 1
Dec 28 Marquette L, 61-59 1 24 1 2 3 3 3 1.0 1 5 5 1
Jan 1 at Providence W, 68-65 1 34 4 5 9 4 4 1.0 1 2 2 0
Jan 4 at Seton Hall W, 75-69 1 31 3 7 10 3 2 1.5 1 8 3 0
Jan 8 Villanova L, 70-48 1 31 3 3 6 2 3 0.7 0 0 3 0
Jan 11 at Georgetown L, 85-79 1 32 4 2 6 3 1 3.0 0 1 4 0
Jan 15 at St. John's L, 58-55 1 39 1 4 5 1 4 0.2 0 3 2 0
Jan 18 Creighton W, 58-52 1 39 2 8 10 3 1 3.0 2 4 4 0
Jan 25 DePaul L, 85-64 1 30 1 3 4 0 1 0.0 2 1 3 0
Jan 28 Providence W, 72-69 1 18 3 0 3 2 0 - 1 3 4 0
Feb 1 at Xavier W, 68-54 1 26 3 8 11 1 0 - 2 4 4 -
Feb 5 St. John's L, 58-55 1 21 3 3 6 0 0 - 2 4 3 -
Feb 8 at Marquette W, 74-70 1 33 1 3 4 1 0 - 1 5 4 -
Feb 12 at Villanova L, 61-46 1 27 4 9 13 1 2 0.5 0 0 1 -
Feb 15 Georgetown W, 67-59 1 27 2 9 11 4 1 4.0 3 3 4 0
Feb 22 at DePaul L, 97-64 1 30 2 1 3 1 3 0.3 0 3 2 -
Feb 25 Xavier W, 57-52 1 32 4 5 9 4 3 1.3 0 5 4 -
Mar 1 Seton Hall W, 74-72 1 38 3 9 12 0 2 0.0 1 4 2 -
Mar 4 at Creighton W, 67-59 1 34 2 4 6 5 3 1.7 2 0 1 -
Mar 9 vs. Creighton L, 61-52 1 38 1 7 8 4 3 1.3 0 3 4 -
Mar 20 at South Dakota St. L, 78-61 1 36 0 12 12 1 4 0.2 0 6 3 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 29 28 29.1 5.3-10.1 52.0 0.3-1.1 30.3 2.2-3.1 71.1 13.1
Conference 18 18 30.3 5.0-10.2 48.9 0.4-1.1 42.1 2.2-3.2 70.2 12.7
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 13 13 27.3 5.1-9.3 54.5 0.3-1.1 28.6 2.2-3.2 70.7 12.7
Away 13 12 30.9 5.1-10.4 48.9 0.4-1.1 35.7 1.8-2.8 64.9 12.4
Neutral 3 3 29.0 7.0-12.7 55.3 0.3-1.7 20.0 3.7-4.0 91.7 18.0

Wins 13 13 30.1 6.6-11.7 56.6 0.5-1.1 50.0 2.6-3.6 72.3 16.4
Losses 16 15 28.3 4.2-8.9 47.2 0.2-1.2 15.8 1.9-2.7 69.8 10.4

November 7 7 26.9 6.6-10.4 63.0 0.3-1.6 18.2 3.0-4.1 72.4 16.4
December 3 2 20.0 3.0-6.7 45.0 0.0-0.3 0.0 0.0-0.3 0.0 6.0
January 8 8 31.8 5.0-10.0 50.0 0.6-1.1 55.6 1.9-2.8 68.2 12.5
February 7 7 28.0 4.7-10.9 43.4 0.4-1.1 37.5 2.3-3.3 69.6 12.1
March 4 4 36.5 6.2-11.2 55.6 0.0-1.0 0.0 3.0-3.8 80.0 15.5
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 29 28 844 153-294 52.0 10-33 30.3 64-90 71.1 380
Conference 18 18 546 90-184 48.9 8-19 42.1 40-57 70.2 228
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Home 13 13 355 66-121 54.5 4-14 28.6 29-41 70.7 165
Away 13 12 402 66-135 48.9 5-14 35.7 24-37 64.9 161
Neutral 3 3 87 21-38 55.3 1-5 20.0 11-12 91.7 54

Wins 13 13 391 86-152 56.6 7-14 50.0 34-47 72.3 213
Losses 16 15 453 67-142 47.2 3-19 15.8 30-43 69.8 167

November 7 7 188 46-73 63.0 2-11 18.2 21-29 72.4 115
December 3 2 60 9-20 45.0 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 18
January 8 8 254 40-80 50.0 5-9 55.6 15-22 68.2 100
February 7 7 196 33-76 43.4 3-8 37.5 16-23 69.6 85
March 4 4 146 25-45 55.6 0-4 0.0 12-15 80.0 62
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 29 28 29.1 7.3-13.9 52.0 0.5-1.6 30.3 3.0-4.3 71.1 18.0
Conference 18 18 30.3 6.6-13.5 48.9 0.6-1.4 42.1 2.9-4.2 70.2 16.7
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 13 13 27.3 7.4-13.6 54.5 0.5-1.6 28.6 3.3-4.6 70.7 18.6
Away 13 12 30.9 6.6-13.4 48.9 0.5-1.4 35.7 2.4-3.7 64.9 16.0
Neutral 3 3 29.0 9.7-17.5 55.3 0.5-2.3 20.0 5.1-5.5 91.7 24.8

Wins 13 13 30.1 8.8-15.5 56.6 0.7-1.4 50.0 3.5-4.8 72.3 21.8
Losses 16 15 28.3 5.9-12.5 47.2 0.3-1.7 15.8 2.6-3.8 69.8 14.7

November 7 7 26.9 9.8-15.5 63.0 0.4-2.3 18.2 4.5-6.2 72.4 24.5
December 3 2 20.0 6.0-13.3 45.0 0.0-0.7 0.0 0.0-0.7 0.0 12.0
January 8 8 31.8 6.3-12.6 50.0 0.8-1.4 55.6 2.4-3.5 68.2 15.7
February 7 7 28.0 6.7-15.5 43.4 0.6-1.6 37.5 3.3-4.7 69.6 17.3
March 4 4 36.5 6.8-12.3 55.6 0.0-1.1 0.0 3.3-4.1 80.0 17.0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 29 28 29.1 2.1 4.7 6.8 3.3 0.1 1.9 1.9 1.0 0.9 2.7
Conference 18 18 30.3 2.6 4.7 7.3 3.1 0.1 2.1 1.8 1.2 1.1 3.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 13 13 27.3 2.1 4.2 6.2 3.7 0.2 1.8 1.5 1.2 1.2 2.7
Away 13 12 30.9 2.4 5.2 7.5 3.1 0.2 2.2 2.2 1.0 0.6 3.0
Neutral 3 3 29.0 1.3 5.0 6.3 3.0 0.0 1.7 2.0 0.8 0.7 1.7

Wins 13 13 30.1 2.4 5.4 7.8 3.2 0.0 2.5 1.5 1.7 1.3 3.4
Losses 16 15 28.3 1.9 4.1 6.1 3.5 0.2 1.5 2.2 0.7 0.6 2.2

November 7 7 26.9 1.7 4.3 6.0 3.9 0.3 1.7 1.7 1.0 0.9 2.0
December 3 2 20.0 1.3 1.3 2.7 4.3 0.7 1.3 2.0 0.7 0.7 2.0
January 8 8 31.8 2.6 4.0 6.6 3.1 0.0 2.2 2.0 1.1 0.9 2.8
February 7 7 28.0 2.7 5.4 8.1 3.1 0.0 1.7 1.3 1.3 1.1 3.4
March 4 4 36.5 1.5 8.0 9.5 2.5 - 2.5 3.0 0.8 0.8 3.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 29 28 844 62 136 198 97 4 56 55 1.0 26 79
Conference 18 18 546 46 85 131 55 1 38 33 1.2 19 55
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 13 13 355 27 54 81 48 2 23 20 1.2 16 35
Away 13 12 402 31 67 98 40 2 28 29 1.0 8 39
Neutral 3 3 87 4 15 19 9 0 5 6 0.8 2 5

Wins 13 13 391 31 70 101 41 0 32 19 1.7 17 44
Losses 16 15 453 31 66 97 56 4 24 36 0.7 9 35

November 7 7 188 12 30 42 27 2 12 12 1.0 6 14
December 3 2 60 4 4 8 13 2 4 6 0.7 2 6
January 8 8 254 21 32 53 25 0 18 16 1.1 7 22
February 7 7 196 19 38 57 22 0 12 9 1.3 8 24
March 4 4 146 6 32 38 10 - 10 12 0.8 3 13
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 29 28 29.1 2.9 6.4 9.4 4.6 0.2 2.7 2.6 1.0 1.2 3.7
Conference 18 18 30.3 3.4 6.2 9.6 4.0 0.1 2.8 2.4 1.2 1.4 4.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 13 13 27.3 3.0 6.1 9.1 5.4 0.2 2.6 2.3 1.2 1.8 3.9
Away 13 12 30.9 3.1 6.7 9.8 4.0 0.2 2.8 2.9 1.0 0.8 3.9
Neutral 3 3 29.0 1.8 6.9 8.7 4.1 0.0 2.3 2.8 0.8 0.9 2.3

Wins 13 13 30.1 3.2 7.2 10.3 4.2 0.0 3.3 1.9 1.7 1.7 4.5
Losses 16 15 28.3 2.7 5.8 8.6 4.9 0.4 2.1 3.2 0.7 0.8 3.1

November 7 7 26.9 2.6 6.4 8.9 5.7 0.4 2.6 2.6 1.0 1.3 3.0
December 3 2 20.0 2.7 2.7 5.3 8.7 1.3 2.7 4.0 0.7 1.3 4.0
January 8 8 31.8 3.3 5.0 8.3 3.9 0.0 2.8 2.5 1.1 1.1 3.5
February 7 7 28.0 3.9 7.8 11.6 4.5 0.0 2.4 1.8 1.3 1.6 4.9
March 4 4 36.5 1.6 8.8 10.4 2.7 0.0 2.7 3.3 0.8 0.8 3.6