Canadian center Krista Phillips was the MVP of the game between Arranz-Jopisa Burgos and Aros León with 25 points (10/18 from the field and 5/6 in free throws), 16 rebounds (7 offensive) and 6 recieved fouls for 36 in efficiency that helped Burgos to get their seveth win in a row and tie with ADBA Avilés in the fourth position.
Krista has been the top player in efficiency in the twenty first round in both LF2 groups.
This has been Krista´s best game since she arrived to Burgos in January, shining also against Universidad de Valladolid with 14 points 15 rebounds and 28 in efficiency.
After nine games, Krista is averaging 9,1 points 6,9 rebounds and 10,8 in efficiency in just 20 minutes per game.
Krista Phillips is a talented 1,98m Canadian center who has both international experience playing the U19 World Championship in 2005 (being two years younger) and averaging 8,7 points 7,4 rebounds and 1,1 blocks per game , and also USA experience, finishing the 2009-10 season in Michigan with 9,8 points 6,7 rebounds and 1,8 blocks per game, reaching the Final Four in the NIT Tournament. Krista played for Aden Bowman High School until the 2006 season, winning 63 out of 64 games during her junior and senior year and being the top scorer in the league with 19,2 points per game.
Krista Phillips played with the U18 Canadian Team the American Championship in the 2006, reaching the final and winning the Silver Medal. Krista Phillips signs with University of Michigan in the 2006-07 season and averages 8 points and 4,3 rebounds in 18 minutes per game in her rookie year, improving in her sophomore year with 10,3 points and 5,8 rebounds in 22 minutes per game, reaching the NIT Elite Eight.
After averaging 5,9 points and 5,2 rebounds in 18 minutes per game in the 2008-09 season, Krista increases her role in her senior year with 9,8 points and 6,7 rebounds in 27 minutes, helping Michigan to reach the NIT Final Four. Krista Phillips is a very big and strong player but also quite fast. She has good low post moves and also is a good passer. Despite her height she is a very good mid and long range shooter (she averaged 42% in three pointers during the last season).
Krista plays with Canada the World Championship in Czech in the 2010 summer and averages 6,9 points and 5,5 rebounds in 20 minutes per game, shining against Greece with 19 points and 10 rebounds. In the 2010-11 season,