Anna DeForge

Honors/Achievements

Hall of Fame, 2x WNBA All-Star, Champion

University of Nebraska


After high school Anna received scholarship interest from over 100 Division 1 schools and accepted a full scholarship from the University of Nebraska.  She quickly moved into the starting line up in her freshmen year(starting all but 3 games her entire college career) and went on to become one of the best all-around players in Nebraska history.  She led the Huskers to the NCAA tournament and also the WNIT and currently ranks 8th in total points, 7th in rebounds, 8th in assists and 6th in steals while averaging 15.9 career points per game.  She earned All-Big 12 first team honors in both her junior and senior seasons while also receiving honorable mention All-American honors in both years as well.  Anna graduated with a degree in marketing and because of her basketball success she was named one of the five distinguished players to the Nebraska's All Century Team and Bob Devaney Sports Center team in 2000.  Anna was the first Nebraska women's basketball player to earn a spot on a WNBA regular season roster.

















1994-95 Phillips 66 Big Eight Academic Honor Roll
1994-95 Phillips 66 Honorable-Mention All Big-Eight Team
1994-95 Team MVP as a Freshmen
1995 Gazette Times Classic All-Tournament Team
1995 CableVision Classic MVP
1995 Carolinas Holiday Beach Classic All-Tournament Team
1995-96 Honorable Mention All-Big Eight (Coaches)
1995-96 Phillips 66 First-Team Academic All-Big Eight
1996-97 Honorable Mention All-Academic Big 12
1996-97 All-Big 12 Conference Tournament
1996 CableVision Classic MVP
1996-97 First Team All-Big 12
1996-97 Honorable-Mention Associated Press All-American
1996-97 Team MVP
1997-98 First Team All-Big 12
1997-98 Honorable-Mention Associated Press All-American
1997-98 Honorable Mention All-Academic Big 12
1998 WNIT Final Four All-Tournament Team
1997-98 Team MVP

Among Nebraska's career leaders in points scored (8th), rebounds (7th), assists (8th), steals (6th)
One of five distinguished Members of Nebraska All-Century Team and Bob Devaney Sports Center Team