WNBA Prospect Profile
(Photo courtesy of Tennessee Martin)
Heather Butler - Tennessee Martin
Position:
Guard
Height:
5'5"
Birthdate:
11/7/1991 12:00:00 AM
Birthplace:
Minneapolis, MN
High School:
Gibson County
College Highlights
The No. 1 all-time career scorer in Ohio Valley Conference history teamed with Jasmine Newsome (No. 2) to make UT-M the only school in NCAA history with players ranked 1-2 among their conference’s all-time scoring leaders. Four-time All-Ohio Valley Conference First Team pick. 2013-14: One of five finalists for Lieberman Award as nation’s top point guard; also OVC Player of the Year. Entered NCAA tourney ranked ninth in Div. 1 in scoring with an OVC- leading 23.7 ppg. Scored in double ?gures every game of her career: ranks fourth on NCAA all-time made 3s list. 2012-13: After being featured in SLAM mag as an “under-the-radar-playerd-demanding-your-attention,” got No. 2 ranked Notre Dame’s attention with 37 pts. in first round of the NCAA tourney. Led all freshman in scoring in 2011; ranked 4th and 6th in nation next two years, respectively. MISC: Chose UT-Martin to play for head coach Kevin McMillan and assistant David Russell, who had coached her in high school for two years.
College Statistics
Tennessee Martin
Season G FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT 3PM 3PA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
2010-11 31 199 493 .403 107 136 .786 82 240 .341 90 0 3 85 589 19.0
2011-12 32 266 625 .425 129 159 .811 99 234 .423 135 0 3 64 760 23.7
2012-13 34 249 704 .353 159 203 .783 105 319 .329 127 0 4 82 762 22.4
2013-14 32 244 595 .410 162 192 .843 104 281 .370 124 1 2 56 754 23.5
totals 129 958 2417 .396 557 690 .807 390 1074 .363 476 1 12 287 2865 22.2
Tennessee Martin
Season G FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT 3PM 3PA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
2010-11 31 199 493 .403 107 136 .786 82 240 .341 90 0 3 85 589 19.0
2011-12 32 266 625 .425 129 159 .811 99 234 .423 135 0 3 64 760 23.7
2012-13 34 249 704 .353 159 203 .783 105 319 .329 127 0 4 82 762 22.4
2013-14 32 244 595 .410 162 192 .843 104 281 .370 124 1 2 56 754 23.5
totals 129 958 2417 .396 557 690 .807 390 1074 .363 476 1 12 287 2865 22.2
Tennessee Martin
Season G FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT 3PM 3PA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
2010-11 31 199 493 .403 107 136 .786 82 240 .341 90 0 3 85 589 19.0
2011-12 32 266 625 .425 129 159 .811 99 234 .423 135 0 3 64 760 23.7
2012-13 34 249 704 .353 159 203 .783 105 319 .329 127 0 4 82 762 22.4
2013-14 32 244 595 .410 162 192 .843 104 281 .370 124 1 2 56 754 23.5
totals 129 958 2417 .396 557 690 .807 390 1074 .363 476 1 12 287 2865 22.2