2012-13 SEC Tournament MVP
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Personal: Studied communications at Tennessee ... also earned a master’s degree in agricultural leadership ... played volleyball in high school … has 11 siblings … two of her older brothers, D.J. and David, played basketball overseas … older sister, DeeDee, was an Honorable Mention All-America volleyball player at Tennessee from 2008-12 and ranks eighth on Lady Vols’ career blocks list … father, Dennis, was a 10-year NFL veteran who played for four different teams (Philadelphia, Los Angeles Rams, San Francisco, Atlanta).
2022 Season: Inaugural Athletes Unlimited Basketball Defensive Player of the Year who started all 15 games ... also member of league’s All-Defensive Team … finished third on the Athletes Unlimited leaderboard with 5,373 points ... earned 400 or more points in a game five times, including 550 points on Feb. 4 against Team Cloud … fifth-leading scorer in the league with 19.3 average ... ranked fourth in total points (275), field goals made (113) and total rebounds (110) … tied for third in the circuit with 83 defensive rebounds ... also accrued 27 offensive rebounds, which ranked sixth in the league … ranked third in the league with 33 steals ... registered three or more steals seven times, including season-high four thefts on Feb. 16 … tied for third in the league with eight game MVP awards … scored in double figures 13 times, including six 20-point efforts ... also had four double-doubles during inaugural campaign … opened season with back-to-back 20-point performances ... recorded 21 points in season opener against Team Mitchell before a 20-point showing against Team Russell two nights later … set season high with 29 points on 12-of-22 shooting from the field against Team Brown in Week Two opener ... added season-high 12 rebounds … made 10-of-14 shots from the field in 24-point effort against Team Cloud on Feb. 4 ... also grabbed eight rebounds with five assists … nearly posted a double-double in Week Three against Team Brown with 25 points and nine rebounds ... also drew season-high five fouls … matched season high with 29 points on 12-of-18 shooting from the field in Week Five against Team Hawkins ... also converted all five free throws.
Other Professional Experience: Six-year WNBA veteran who has started 97-of-167 games in her career ... has averaged 8.6 points and 4.9 rebounds per game during her career … selected with No. 12 overall pick by the Phoenix Mercury in 2015 WNBA Draft ... appeared in 26 games with the Mercury during her rookie season and averaged 8.5 points and 5.1 rebounds per contest ... started 33-of-34 games with San Antonio in 2016 and averaged career-high 11.4 points per game ... spent four seasons with Dallas, opening 63-of-107 appearances ... grabbed career-high 10 rebounds against Chicago on Sept. 23, 2021 ... matched career high with 10 rebounds in three games during 2022 campaign … named 2019 Associated Press WNBA Comeback Player of the Year … signed by Chicago Sky as unrestricted free agent on Feb. 5, 2023 … also played three seasons overseas in Italy and Poland … averaged 15.2 points per game in 11 appearances for Napoli during 2018-19 campaign … led CCC Polkowice to Polish Cup semifinals in 2016-17, averaging team-high 12.1 points while shooting 57.5 percent from the field … also paced CCC Polkowice in field goal percentage (.547) during EuroLeague play while netting 10.5 points per outing.
College Experience: Two-time Honorable Mention All-America selection at Tennessee who averaged 9.6 points and 6.9 rebounds per game during 112-game career ... four-time All-Southeastern Conference performer ... led Lady Vols to three NCAA Elite Eight berths ... member of two SEC Tournament championship teams ... also led Lady Vols to two SEC regular season crowns ... ranks 43rd in Tennessee history with 1,071 career points ... named 2014 SEC Tournament MVP ... earned Academic All-SEC distinction four times ... led Lady Vols in scoring as a senior with 12.2 average.
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