Bria Hartley #8 Guard
2014 Playoff PPG 3.5 RPG 3.0 APG 4.5 EFF +8.00
Bio Born: Sep 30, 1992 Height: 5-8 / 1,73 Weight: 145 lbs. / 65,8 kg. College: Connecticut Years Pro: R
Selected to the prestigious 2011-12 WBCA/State Farm All-America Team, Hartley was the 15th Husky all-time and only the fourth UConn sophomore all-time to be honored on the squad... She is seventh on UConn's charts for most points (533) and assists (140) by a sophomore... Hartley's stellar sophomore season landed her a spot on the 2011-12 All-BIG EAST First Team and the 2011-12 All-BIG EAST Tournament Team... Enters the 2013-14 season in ninth place on UConn's all-time 3-point field goals made list with 177 ... Scored the fourth most points by a UConn freshman (472) and the 11th Husky all-time to be selected as the BIG EAST Freshman of the Year ... Hartley has built a reputation of playing her best in big games and has been selected to the All-BIG EAST Tournament Team in 2011 and 2012, the All-Philadelphia Regional Team in 2011 and the All- NCAA Tournament Team in 2013.
Played in 37 games and earned a starting assignment on 28 occasions ... Fifth on the team in scoring at 9.2 points per game and second on the squad with 136 assists ... Finished third on the team with 53 steals ... Missed the first two games of the season due to an ankle injury ... Scored in double-figures 17 times and put together a pair of 20+ point performances ... Scored a season-high 21, on 8-13 shooting, in UConn's 97-25 win over Oakland on December 19 ... Scored 20 points and was 7-12 from the floor, including 5-7 from deep, in the Huskies' 94-37 win over Marquette on February 5 ... Connected on at least two 3-point field goals in 17 games ... Dished-out a career-best nine assists during the Huskies' 79-49 win over No. 4/4 Duke on January 21 ... Scored in double-figures in all of UConn's final three games, including a 15-point, four-assist performance in the National Semifinal win over No. 2/2 Notre Dame on April 7 ... Added 13 points and four assists in only 24-minutes of action in the National Championship game victory over No. 17/16 Louisville on April 9 ... Was utilized as a weapon off the bench during UConn's final five NCAA Tournament contests and scored in double-figures in three of those five games ... Led the Huskies in assists a team-high 16 times.
Completed the 2011-12 season second in assists with 3.7 per game, third in scoring with 14 points per game and third in steals with 70. Shooting 46.5 percent from the field, Hartley tallied 28 double-figure performances and five 20-plus games on the season.... Hartley opened the season with 17 points and six assists versus Holy Cross on 11/13... Netted 18 points on November 15 against Pacific... Registered 19 points and dished out four assists versus Stanford (11/21)... Had 11 points and six rebounds versus Dayton on 11/27... Went 9-for-12 en route to 24 points, five assists and four steals versus Towson on 11/30... Tallied a career-high eight assists and added 13 points at Seton Hall (12/9)... Hartley registered a season-high 25 points at Baylor on December 18... Concluded the College of Charleston game on December 21 with 19 points and nine rebounds... Scored 18 points against West Virginia (1/4)... Hartley notched a team-high 25 points, nine grabs, and six assists in her career-high 45 minutes at Notre Dame on January 7... Bria was perfect against Providence (1/10) when she went 7-for-7 from the field and 2-for-2 from the charity stripe en route to scoring 19 points... Had 10 points and seven assists at Villanova on January 14... Hartley registered her eighth consecutive double-digit performance with 17 points against North Carolina on January 16, while adding eight assists and three steals... She set a new career-high in steals with six at DePaul (1/21) and added 10 points... Bria led the Huskies in assists (7) and steals (2), while adding 18 points at Syracuse on January 25... Netted 15 points and dished out seven assists at Duke on 1/30... Went 7-for-10 from the foul line en route to scoring 18 points versus Georgetown on 2/11... Added another 20-point performance to the season with 20 points and a team-high seven rebounds at Oklahoma on 2/13... Hartley was named to the BIG EAST All-Tournament after turning in 18 points and seven grabs against Notre Dame in the BIG EAST Final on 3/6... She tallied 18 points against Prairie View A&M as Hartley went 5-of-9 from the field and 4-of-4 from the foul line... Hartley scored 16 points and had three steals versus Kansas State (3/18)... Recorded 20 points and four assists against Penn State on March 25... Scored 13 points in the Elite Eight against Kentucky (3/27)... Knocked in 18 points and had three assists in the Final Four against Notre Dame on April 1.
Had only one point with 3:56 remaining in the 65-64 victory over No. 2 Baylor on November 16 but connected on a 3-pointer at 3:56 to tie the game at 58. Then converted on a putback on UConn's next possession and hit another 3-pointer at the 2:09 mark to give the Huskies a lead for good. Had 15 points on 7-of-17 shooting in 39 minutes at Georgia Tech on 11/21. Was 6-of-9 from the floor, including a 4-of-6 clip from behind the arc, for 16 points vs. Howard on 11/26. Netted 11 points and dished out four assists against Lehigh on 11/27. Scored 15 points vs. LSU on 11/28. Connected on 6-of-7 from the floor for 13 points at USF on 12/2. Scored 11 points and hit three 3-pointers against Sacred Heart on 12/5. Had 16 points on 50% shooting against Marquette on 12/9. Netted 13 points against Ohio State on 12/19. Was 8-of-10, including a 5-of-6 clip from behind the arc, for 21 points vs. Florida State on 12/21. Scored 11 points at Pacific on 12/28. Had 14 points and seven rebounds in 38 minutes played at Stanford on 12/30. Tallied 13 points and six rebounds vs. Villanova on 1/5. Had four steals and seven points at Notre Dame on 1/8. Netted 24 points on 10-of-16 shooting vs. Louisville on 1/15. Registered 11 points, five rebounds and eight assists at North Carolina on 1/17. Netted 13 points vs. Pitt on 1/22. Had 15 points and five rebounds at Rutgers on 1/26. Was 3-of-5 from the floor for nine points against DePaul on 2/5. Recorded six points and five rebounds in 32 minutes played despite foul trouble at WVU on 2/8. Had eight points at Providence on 2/12. Had 11 points on 5-of-9 shooting from the floor vs. Oklahoma on 2/14. Tallied 29 points on 10-of-16 from the floor vs. Notre Dame on 2/19. Scored 17 points vs. Seton Hall on 2/22. Had eight points vs. Georgetown in the BIG EAST quarterfinals on 3/6. Had 12 points and six rebounds, while fouling out for the first time in her UConn career against Notre Dame on 3/8. Was named to the 2010-11 BIG EAST All-Tournament Team. Had 12 points on 5-of-10 shooting vs. Hartford on 3/20. Scored 10 points vs. Purdue on 3/22. Posted 17 points vs. Georgetown in the NCAA Regional Semifinal on 3/27. Tallied 14 points, six assists and six rebounds vs. Duke on 3/29 in the Philadelphia Regional Final... was named to the Philadelphia Regional All-Tournament Team.
PersonalBorn September 30, 1992 ... Parents are Dennis and Simone Hartley ... Majoring in communication sciences ... Earned a Suffolk County Legislature proclamation for high academic achievement, community service and excellence in basketball.
Drafted No. 7 overall by the Seattle Storm in the 2014 WNBA Draft
Traded to the Washington Mystics on April 14, 2014