REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2012-13)
Sharp-shooting guard who saw action in 31 games with three starts (ETSU, FGCU, Tennessee) … Averaged 12.5 minutes per game with 1.7 points and 0.8 rebounds per game … Buried her first career three and added another jumper in a five-point effort at FIU on Nov. 25 while playing 13 minutes ... Made her first career start against ETSU on Dec. 13 and responded with seven points, including one three, and three assists in 29 minutes of action … Scored six points, making the first two free throws of her career and collecting a season-best two steals in win over UNO on Dec. 31 ... Pulled down a season-high five rebounds in 15 minutes at Arkansas on Jan. 10 ... Saw her most extensive action of SEC play in 23 minutes against Mississippi State, making two free throws and burying a jumper for four points to go along with a season-high two steals ... Made her first career SEC start against No. 12 Tennessee on Feb. 7 and played six minutes ... Registered a career-high eight points on four made field goals in 19 minutes in the second round of the SEC Tournament against Auburn on March 7 ... Connected for three straight jumpers during an 8-0 first-half run as LSU separated the score over Auburn.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2011-12)
Redshirted as a true freshman after injuring her left knee during the preseason.
Outstanding guard prospect who moved to the United States in August of 2010 … Member of the Denmark National Team for four years and was also a Scandinavian All-Star … Played half of the 2010-11 season at The Rock High School in Gainesville, Fla., before suffering a torn meniscus in her left knee on Jan. 4, 2011 … Sidelined two months after surgery but has since returned to full strength … In her second year with the Denmark National squad, posted 17.5 points per game at the European Championships … Averaged 12.4 ppg the following season … Coach at The Rock School by Fabian Chapov … An honor student in the classroom … Also grew up playing tennis and participating in gymnastics.
Full name is Anne Hee Pedersen … Born March 26, 1992 in Copenhagen, Denmark … Daughter of Hans Pedersen … Has three siblings, Jan, Per and Lea … Chose to attend LSU because “the quality and tradition of the program and the opportunity to play in the SEC” … Majoring in sports administration commerce.
PEDERSEN’S CAREER HIGHS
Points, 8, vs. Auburn; March 7, 2013 (SEC Tournament)
Rebounds, 5, at Arkansas; Jan. 10, 2013
Field Goals, 4, vs. Auburn; March 7, 2013 (SEC Tournament)
FG Attempts, 7, vs. Auburn; March 7, 2013 (SEC Tournament)
3-Pt Field Goals, 1, twice; last vs. ETSU; Dec. 13, 2012
3-Pt FG Attempts, 2, at FIU; Nov. 25, 2012
Free Throws, 2, three times; last vs. Alabama; Feb. 28, 2013
FT Attempts, 2, several times; last vs. Alabama; Feb. 28, 2013
Assists, 3, vs. ETSU; Dec. 13, 2012
Steals, 2, twice; last vs. Miss. State; Jan. 13, 2013
Blocks, 1, twice; last vs. Louisiana Tech; Dec. 16, 2012
Minutes, 29, vs. ETSU; Dec. 13, 2012