Chloe Nelson
Chloe Nelson


Florissant, Mo.

High School:
Incarnate Word Academy




Redbirds Can't Overcome Turnovers; Fall at Wichita State, 85-66

Chloe Nelson scored 14 points to lead Illinois State


Women's Hoops Tops Southern Illinois in Overtime, 68-63

Chloe Nelson scored 18 points to lead the Redbirds to the win.


Nelson's Second-Half Surge Not Enough, as MSU Beats ISU, 75-72

Senior Chloe Nelson scored a game-high 25 points, one shy of her career-high, as the Redbirds nearly erased a 12-point deficit.


Hot Shooting Leads Women's Basketball Past Evansville, 78-54

Six players recorded double-digit scoring performances in the victory.


Crump Leads Women's Basketball to Victory over Southern Illinois, 76-59

Nine Redbirds scored in the game.


Illinois State Vs. Southern Illinois



Illinois State vs. Indiana State

Friday, Feb. 7


Illinois State vs. Missouri State

Monday, January 27 on Doug Collins Court at Redbird Arena


Illinois State Vs. Denver

Illinois State vs. Denver


Illinois State vs. NW Missouri State

The Illinois State Women's basketball team took on NW Missouri State in an exhibition matchup.

Junior Season (2012-13)
Appeared in all 35 games and started three contests at the point guard position ... was a member of the 2012-13 leadership team ... earned the team Redbird Awards, Hustle Award and the Jill Hutchison Leadership Award after the 2012-13 season ... a 2013 All-Missouri Valley Conference Scholar-Athlete Honorable Mention selection ... scored 60 points over the season, averaging out to 1.7 points per game, while averaging 15 minutes per game ... finished fifth on the team in assists with 46 ... was third on the team in steals with 28 ... brought down 56 rebounds, including 14 offensive and 42 defensive boards ... recorded eight blocks during the season ... recorded a season-high 10 points at Illinois (12/21), shooting 3-of-4 from the field in a one-point Redbird victory in a season-high 29 minutes ... set a career-high in assists with five against Northern Iowa (1/4) ... recorded a block at Butler (12/30) and against Northern Iowa (1/4), tying a career high ... tied a career-high with two three pointers against Michigan (12/5) ... tied a career-high at Southern Illinois (2/14) in steals with three ... tied a career-high seven rebounds at Northern Iowa (3/9) with two offensive boards and five defensive boards ... tied a career-high in attempted threes and set a career high in field goal attempts at Iowa (11/11) ... tallied eight blocks on the season.

Sophomore Season (2011-12)
Appeared in all 32 games and started 16 contests at the point guard position ... was a member of the 2011-12 leadership team ... earned the team Redbird Award and Hustle Award after the 2011-12 season ... a 2012 All-Missouri Valley Conference Scholar-Athlete Honorable Mention selection ... scored 112 points over the season, averaging out to 3.5 points per game, while averaging 18 minutes per game ... finished second on the team in assists with 57 ... was fourth on the team with 27 steals ... brought down 62 rebounds, including 16 offensive and 46 defensive boards ... recorded five blocks during the season ... scored a career-high 10 points twice during the season, first against Arkansas State (12/2) and later against Creighton (2/17) ... tied a career-high four assists three times during 2011-12 ... brought down seven rebounds against Missouri State (2/27), which was a career-high ... had three steals for a career-high against Arizona State (12/3) ... played a career-high 37 minutes against Missouri State in an overtime loss ... set a career-high in made field goals, made three pointers and made free throws during the season, as well as field goal attempts, three-point field goal attempts and free throw attempts.

Freshman Year (2010-11)
Received the team's Redbird Award ... appeared in 18 games ... made her collegiate debut against Eastern Illinois (11/18), recording four points, two assists and two rebounds in a career-high 14 minutes ... scored four points, making her first-career three-pointer, at Southern Illinois (1/27) ... made two free throws and recorded her first-career steal against Indiana State (2/5).

Prior to ISU
Four-year letter winner and two-year starter at Incarnate Word Academy ... as a senior, guided the Red Knights to a 30-1 record, the Missouri Class 5 State Championship and a No. 11 national ranking in USA Today ... ranked No. 75 national point guard and No. 1 point guard in Missouri in 2010 recruiting class by ESPN Hoopgurlz ... 2010 Missouri Sports Writers and Sportscasters Association Class 5 All-State selection ... 2010 St. Louis American Fab Five All-Star team selection ... three-time St. Louis Post-Dispatch All-Metro selection (2008, 2009, 2010) ... two-time MWAA All-Conference selection (2009, 2010) ... prep coach was Dan Rofles ... also lettered in track.

Chloe Elizabeth Nelson ... born December 12, 1991 in State College, Pa. ... daughter of Crystal Nelson ... two brothers (Alfred, Jonathan) and one sister (Christina) ... Alfred played basketball at Drury and Lindenwood ... undeclared.