WNBA Prospect Profile
(Photo courtesy of Tennessee)
Meighan Simmons - Tennessee
Position:
Guard
Height:
5'9"
Birthdate:
1/25/1992 12:00:00 AM
Birthplace:
Fayetteville, NC
High School:
Byron P. Steele
College Highlights
SEC Player of Year as senior (AP) and junior (Coaches). Fifth Lady Vol in history with 2,000+ points (C. Holdsclaw, B. Gordon, C. Parker, T. Catchings). 2013-14: All-America Hon. Mention (AP), All-SEC First Team (AP; Coaches); ranked among SEC leaders in scoring (5th), FT% (3rd), 3PFG% (5th). 2012-13: Finalist for Natíl POY honors (Wade Trophy, Naismith and Wooden Awards); All-America Third-Team (AP, FullCourt), All-SEC First Team (AP; Coaches). SECís Co-POY with Kentuckyís A. Mathies. 2010-11: All-America Hon. Mention (AP), All-SEC Second Team (AP; Coaches), SEC Freshman of Year. Began career with 13-straight double-figure scoring games, 2nd best at UT behind Holdsclaw. MISC: "One of the fastest players I've coached" said Pat Summitt. PREP: Three-time San Ant. Expr.-News POY; played AAU for the Candace Parker Aces.
College Statistics
Tennessee
Season G FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT 3PM 3PA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
2010-11 37 183 438 .417 71 96 .739 63 187 .336 101 69 24 7 500 13.5
2011-12 36 143 381 .375 61 83 .735 51 164 .311 81 47 30 12 398 11.0
2012-13 35 217 527 .411 86 101 .851 69 189 .365 126 76 50 11 589 16.8
2013-14 35 203 488 .416 99 119 .832 72 200 .360 94 68 42 2 577 16.4
totals 143 746 1834 .406 317 399 .794 255 740 .344 402 260 146 32 2064 14.4