Continuing To Marvel
The WNBA’s 2007 Most Improved Player led the U.S. in blocks and steals three times, rebounds twice and scoring once in the Tournament – and turned in an overall average of 12.6 points and a team-high 9.2 rebounds. McCarville was the second leading rebounder throughout the Tournament and was one of the Top 20 scorers, as well.
She amassed a team-high (with the Phoenix Mercury’s All-Star Diana Taurasi) eight steals through five games. After coming off the bench in the team’s second match of the Tournament to net 15 points and pull down 10 boards, McCarville entered the starting line-up.
When asked about the impression she made on the international basketball landscape after her recent performances with the U.S. squad, McCarville said, “I hope my name is in there somewhere, but I know there's a lot of great post players in USA Basketball. I know I have my work cut out for me to be up there with them.”
“It's just a start,” she added.
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