Born: February 22, 1996
Height: 173 cm / 5’8”
Team: FREE AGENT
Ida Andersson is a 173 cm (5’8”) crafty and versatile guard. She is a skillful player who can get into the lane to play off two feet to create her own shot or to get teammates in position to score. Her offensive strengths are ability to shoot from the outside by moving without the ball or spotting up for quick catch-and-shoot shots. She creates her own shots by using shot fake, step-back and pull-up moves, and getting offensive rebounds and put-backs. Ida shoots very well from behind the 3-point line which makes her very tough to guard. She is a highly coachable guard, keeps it simple, and reads defense well. Ida is capable of getting defensive rebounds and starting a transition for her team by running the floor hard and making right decisions. Ida makes excellent decisions in transition and half court situations by making simple, yet effective passes. She is a versatile defender who uses his footwork, positioning, and IQ to stop perimeter players or to fight for position down low.
During 2020/2021 season, she won Spanish LF2 championship with Leganes. Leganes finished the season with 28:1 record and Ida averaged 6 points and 2 rebounds per game in 14 minutes of play. She scored 17 points against the second best team in the league, Unicaja. Below are her highlights from Spanish league:
During her rookie season, Ida played pre-season games for Sunbury in Australian 2nd division. She averaged 22 points and 8 rebounds per game before the season was canceled due to Covid-19.
Ida played college basketball at Barry University where she earned 2nd team All-Sunshine Conference selection. She averaged 14 points and 7 rebounds, and led her team in minutes played and rebounds.
Below are her college highlights:
For number of years Ida has been a part of all Swedish National Team selections, including Swedish Senior National Team in summer of 2020.
2020/2021 - Leganes - Spanish LF2
17 points & 5 rebounds vs. Unicaja
2020/2021 Leganes (Spain LF2) - 6ppg & 2rpg
2019/2020 Sunbury (Australian 2nd Division) - 22ppg & 7rpg
2018/2019 Barry University (NCAA II) - 14ppg & 7rpg
2017/2018 Barry University (NCAA II) - 10ppg & 6rpg
2016/2017 Barry University (NCAA II)
2015/2016 Stetson (NCAA I)
2020/2021 Spanish LF2 Champion
2018/2019 2nd Team All-Sunshine State Conference Selection