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April 12, 2018
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Ariel Atkins

College/Country: Texas
Position: Guard
Height: 5'11
Birthdate: July 20, 1996
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas
(Image courtesy of Texas Athletics)

Three-time All-Big 12 (First Team and All-Defensive as junior, senior); two-time All-America hon. mention. Teamed with fellow prospect and AAU teammate Brooke McCarty, to return Texas to national prominence … 2017-18: All-America Hon. Mention (AP; WBCA). No. 2 in Big 12 in steals … 2016-17: All-America Hon. Mention (WBCA), All-Big 12 after leading conf. in steals per game and ranking No. 2 among UT scorers … 2014-15: Big 12 All-Freshman despite missing 8 games with an ankle injury that sidelined her for start of soph. campaign … PREP: Consensus All-America, Morgan Wootten Nat’l HS POY in 2014; Texas HS POY in 2013 alma mater of WNBA legend T. Catchings … PERS/MISC: Inspired by high school anatomy teacher who used unconventional methods, including art work, Atkins hopes to one day start a business that uses basketball and education to help youth.

Career Statistics

ppg
12.4
stl
1.9
reb
4.3
blk
0.4
ast
2
fg%
47.5%