Allie Knuti

#42 Allie Knuti

HOMETOWN Mountain Iron, Minn. (Mountain-Iron-Buhl HS)

2015-2016 (Sophomore): Played in 25 of 27 games this year... Was 39 of 95 (41.1 percent) from the field (third on the team), shot 50.0 percent from the free throw line making 11-22 attempts, blocked 17 shots, and recorded 13 steals... Tied career highs this season in: free throw attempts (four) for the second time of her career (Dec. 11) and again her second career three steal game against U-Mary (Feb. 12)... Set career highs in blocked shots with four at Southwest State (Feb. 5) and field goals made (five) against Moorhead State (Jan. 23).

2014-2015 (Freshman): Played in 19 of the 28 games this season... Missed 9 games due to injury... started 6 of the 19 games while scoring 3.3 ppg, shot 37.7 percent from the field and 58.8 percent from the free throw line this season... She avergaed 2.4 rebounds per game, 0.4 assist, and 0.6 blocks per game... Scored a careeer high 12 points in the first game of the season against Fort Hays State (11/14) shooting 6-9 from the field while adding 3 rebounds and 3 blocks for the beavers.

High School: Knuti helped guide Mountain Iron-Buhl High School to four Section 7A championships and four appearnaces at the Minnesota Class A State Tournament... Led the Rangers to a 28-3 record in 2013-14 and was named Minnesota Girls Basketball Coaches Association Class A All-State... Earned Mesabi Daily News All-Area Team and First Team All-Arrowhead Conference recognition... Posted 10.7 points, 8.9 rebounds and 1.6 blocks per game... Recorded 10 or more points 18 times, which included two 20-point performances... Brought down 10 or more rebounds on 12 occasions and recorded eight double-doubles... Tallied a season-high six steals three times and swatted away five blocks twice... Totaled 23 points and 19 rebounds in a loss to Maranatha Christian Academy (Feb. 15) to establish career-highs in both categories... Participated in multiple high school all-star games following her prep career, inlcuding Minnesota State Coaches Association All-Star Game... Knuti totaled more than 1,100 points and 800 rebounds, nearly 200 steals and shot better than 50 percent from the field in her prep career… As a junior, she averaged 10 points and a team-best eight rebounds per game to help guide the Rangers to a 28-3 record… Honored as Mesabi Daily News All-Area Team and Second Team All-Arrowhead Conference as a junior, while also earning an invitation to the Kerns and Company All-Star Game and being named to the Fergus Falls Holiday All-Tournament Team… Totaled 10 or more points on 15 occasions and double-figures in rebounds nine times… Posted season-highs in points (18) and rebounds (18) in a 72-71 at Pequot Lakes (Dec. 20)… As a sophomore, earned second team all-conference honors to help the Rangers to a second-place finish at state… Knuti played varsity as a freshman for a squad that finished third in the state tournament… A two-sport athlete, Knuti was also an all-conference performer on the volleyball team... A member of the B honor roll.

Personal: Born Feb. 9, 1996… Daughter of Rusty and Jan Knuti… Proposed nursing major… Both parents attended Bemidji State… Knuti joins former teammate and current Beaver Dakotah Winans from Mountain-Iron-Buhl High School.

Points: 10 vs MSU Moorhead (1/23/16)
FG made: 5 vs MSU Moorhead (1/23/16)
FG attempts: 9 vs MSU Moorhead (1/23/16
3Pt FG made: None
3Pt FG attempts: None
FT made: 3 at Soiux Falls (2/6/16)
FT attempts: 6 at Soiux Falls (2/6/16)
Rebounds: 6 vs U-Mary (2/12/16)
Assists: 1, 6x last at Northern State (2/20/16)
Steals: 3, 2x last vs U-Mary (2/12/16)
Blocked Shots: 4 at Southwest State (2/5/16)
Minutes: 24 vs MSU Moorhead (1/23/16

Career Highs
Points: 12 vs Fort Hays State (11/14/14)
FG made: 5 vs MSU Moorhead (1/23/16)
FG attempts: 10 vs Northland College (11/18/14)
3Pt FG made: None
3Pt FG attempts: 1 vs Minot State (1/2/15)
FT made: 4 vs Pittsburg State (11/15/14)
FT attempts: 4, 2x last vs Augustana (12/11/15)
Rebounds: 6, 3x last vs U-Mary (2/12/16)
Assists: 2, 2x last at Augustana (12/12/14)
Steals: 3, 2x last vs U-Mary (2/12/16)
Blocked Shots: 4 at Southwest State (2/5/16)
Minutes: 25 vs Northland College (11/18/14)