Candace Parker - Tennessee
Position: Forward

Height: 6-4

Weight:

Birthdate: April 19, 1986

Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri

High School: Naperville Central

Miscellaneous: A senior academically with one year of collegiate eligibility remaining **


COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS
John R. Wooden Player of the Year (2007)…State Farm Player of the Year (2007)…Basketball Writers Association National Player of the Year (2007)…WBCA/Kodak All-American (2007, 2006)…John R. Wooden All-American (2007)…Associated Press All-American First Team (2007)…ESPN.com All-American (2007)…NCAA Final Four MVP (2007)…Associated Press and SEC coaches' SEC Player of the Year (2007)…Associated Press and SEC coaches' All-SEC First Team (2007)...Associated Press All American Second Team (2006)…SEC Tournament MVP (2006)…SEC coaches' SEC Freshman of the Year (2006)… All-SEC First Team (2006)…SEC All-Freshman Team (2006).


STATISTICS
Season G MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PTM 3PTA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TOT AST ST TO BLK PTS RPG APG PPG
2004-05 Sat out season as a medical redshirt
2005-06 36 1126 230 417 0.552 3 12 0.250 159 218 0.729 82 216 298 103 86 82 56 622 8.3 2.9 17.3
2006-07 36 1101 267 505 0.529 6 18 0.333 166 233 0.712 92 260 352 88 65 89 96 706 9.8 2.4 19.6
2007-08 38 1132 300 560 0.536 8 30 0.267 201 288 0.698 87 235 322 96 88 91 90 809 8.5 2.5 21.3
Totals 110 3359 797 1482 0.538 17 60 0.283 526 739 0.712 261 711 972 287 239 262 242 2137 8.8 2.6 19.4

** Tennessee forward Candace Parker, who is on track to graduate this year, has announced her intention to renounce her fifth year of NCAA eligibility and make herself eligible for the 2008 WNBA Draft.

(Photo: courtesy of University of Tennessee)

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