40 - Molly Hourigan
Molly Hourigan
Height: 6-4
Year: So.
Hometown: Memphis, N.Y.
High School: Jordan-Elbridge
Position: C

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AS A FRESHMAN IN 2012-2013:

  • Saw action in 29 games and made 14 starts
  • Averaged 12.2 minutes, 3.7 points, 3.8 rebounds and 1.1 blocks per game
  • Also totaled 10 assists and six steals
  • Had the highest field goal percentage on team (49 of 91) at 53.8 percent
  • Ranked first on team and seventh in the Patriot League with 31 blocks
  • Registered season-high three blocks in five games
  • Tallied at least five rebounds in 15 contests
  • Led the team in rebounding six times and scoring once
  • Saw first collegiate action versus Yale and scored first career point on free-throw
  • Collected eight rebounds in 11 minutes at Bethune-Cookman
  • Registered 10 points and six rebounds at Dartmouth
  • Made first career start at American and hauled in eight rebounds
  • Recorded a season-best of 16 points on eight-of-13 shooting, with seven rebounds and three blocks versus Bucknell (2/23)
  • Played season-high 28 minutes and grabbed eight rebounds at Colgate
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll


  • Played center/forward for head coach Leslie Ahern at Jordan-Elbridge High School
  • Team captain sophomore through senior years
  • Led team to state sectional finals during sophomore year
  • Advanced to sectional quarterfinals during junior and senior years
  • During senior season, averaged 7.7 blocks per game
  • Averaged 17 points and 15.9 rebounds as a junior
  • Compiled 973 career points, 999 career rebounds, and over 500 blocks in high school
  • 1st Team All-League from 2010-2012
  • Section III All-Star in 2010-2012
  • Named CNY Player of the Year in 2011-2012
  • Played AAU basketball for Unity Wildcats
  • Competed on track and field team for two years (jumps, shot put, discus)
  • Varsity Club President and National Honor Society Treasurer
  • Salutatorian of graduating class
  • Daughter of Ed and Karen Hourigan
  • Has one brother (Eric) and one sister (Megan)
  • Mother, Karen, was a center on SUNY Potsdam basketball team
  • Majoring in Biology