WNBA Prospect Profile
(Photo courtesy of NC State)
Markeisha Gatling - NC State
Position:
Center
Height:
6'5"
Birthdate:
7/14/1992 12:00:00 AM
Birthplace:
Raleigh, NC
High School:
Athens Drive
College Highlights
Ranks atop NC Stateís career leaderboard in terms of FG% (.628). 2013-14: All-ACC Team First Team (Coaches; Blue Ribbon Panel) after big senior campaign saw her improve nearly every aspect of her game. Set school single-season mark for FG% (.663). Averaged 17.4 ppg and 7.2 rpg, improving those marks by 81 and 14 percent, respectively, over the year before. Was the nationís most accurate shooter from Dec. 22, 2013 through conference tournaments. Scored in double figures in 31 straight games to end the year (47 overall in her career); ranked 11th in ACC in scoring, 7th in offensive rebounds. 2012-13: First-year JC transfer ranked 2nd in ACC in FG%. Finished strong, averaging a team-leading 13.8 ppg and 8.5 rpg down the stretch. 2010-12: Played two seasons at Gulf Coast C.C. (now Gulf Coast State Coll.).
College Statistics
North Carolina State
Season G FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT 3PM 3PA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
2012-13 34 138 239 .577 50 72 .694 0 0 .000 213 8 21 31 326 9.58
2013-14 32 232 350 .662 92 124 .742 0 0 .000 229 41 22 34 556 17.3
totals 66 370 589 .628 142 196 .724 0 0 .000 442 49 43 65 882 13.3