Sky selects Pope

Pope, a 6’1” forward, averaged 10.3 points per game and 5.7 rebounds per game during the 2013 season. She scored 18 points and brought down 9 rebounds to capture the win against the University of Connecticut on February 18. As a senior, she was selected to the All-Big 12 honorable mention team. During the 2012 season, Pope averaged 7.3 points per game to help the Bears capture the NCAA national title.

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Earlier in the draft, the Sky selected Elena Delle Donne from the University of Delaware with the second overall pick. Sky Training Camp begins on May 5. The Sky hosts a pre-season game against the New York Liberty on May 15 at Chicago State University.