Jordan, who also considered Lake Superior State and St. Norbert's, said she didn't know much about Minnesota State before this summer, though she knew the Mavericks won a national championship in 2009, and she visited campus two weeks ago. She is considering a pre-med major.
"I want to get this done and out of the way," she said. "It just seemed right."
The Mavericks were 26-6 last season, the second-most victories in program history, and advanced to the region semifinal game.