Player Profile
Coquese Washington | 4
Position:  G
Born: 01/17/71
Height: 5-6 /  1,68
Weight: 138  lbs. /  62,6  kg.
College - Notre Dame '93

 2003 Statistics
                    REBOUNDS PER GAME  
  TEAM G GS MPG FGM-A FG% 3PM-A 3P% FTM-A FT% OFF DEF TOT APG SPG BPG TO PF PPG
 IND 20 10 17.4 19-67 .284 14-48 .292 11-13 .846 .10 1.40 1.50 2.4 .70 .10 1.50 1.60 3.2
Career Highlights

Has averaged 2.7 points and 2.0 assists in four seasons with New York and Houston
  • traded to Houston from Portland in exchange for Mila Nikolich on January 28, 2000
  • selected by Portland from New York in the fourth round (13th overall) of the WNBA Expansion Draft on December 15, 1999
  • assigned to the Liberty on May 8, 1998

  • Personal

    Born Coquese Makebra Washington on January 17, 1971, in Flint, Michigan
  • nicknames are “Co,” “Quese,” “Shorty,” and “Half-Pint”
  • serves as an assistant basketball coach with Notre Dame women’s basketball team during the offseason
  • was an assistant on the women’s 2001 NCAA Championship Fighting Irish staff
  • taught for a year at Flint Northwestern High School after college
  • was inspired by Coach Muffet McGraw at Notre Dame, who “helped me develop into a point guard and develop the mentality of being able to affect the game by playing hard-nosed defense”
  • advises young basketball players to have fun with the game, “It should be something you enjoy, not a chore!”
  • has six brothers and a sister: Ameer, India, Stephanie, Kenyatta, DeAndre and Courtney
  • enjoys reading, writing, playing Nintendo and watching sports
  • is most proud of getting her B.A. in three years
  • favorite food is broccoli
  • favorite book is Roots by Alex Haley
  • writes a “Hoops Clinic” column for Women’s Basketball Magazine.

  •  Season Highs / Career Highs
      2003 HIGHS CAREER HIGHS
     Points18 @ Washington 7/29/03 18 @ Washington 7/29/03
     Field Goals Made7 @ Washington 7/29/037 @ Washington 7/29/03
     Field Goals Attempted11 @ Washington 7/29/0311 2 Times
     Three Point Field Goals Made 4 @ Washington 7/29/034 3 Times
     Three Point Field Goals Attempted8 @ Washington 7/29/038 2 Times
     Free Throws Made4 @ Detroit 8/02/037 vs. Minnesota 8/09/00
     Free Throws Attempted4 @ Detroit8/02/038 vs. Minnesota8/09/00
     Offensive Rebounds1 2 Times3 vs. Miami 8/11/02
     Defensive Rebounds4 @ Washington 7/29/037 2 Times
     Total Rebounds4 3 Times9 vs. Orlando 8/03/01
     Assists10 @ Washington 7/24/0311 vs. Orlando 8/07/02
     Steals2 3 Times6 2 Times
     Blocks1 2 Times2 vs. Minnesota 8/13/01
     Minutes Played32 @ Washington 7/29/0344 @ Sacramento 7/10/01
    created: 09/17/2003 12.59.am
     CAREER AVERAGES
                    REBOUNDS PER GAME  
      YEAR TEAM G GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% OFF DEF RPG APG SPG BPG TO PF PPG
     1998 NYL 28 0 8.1 .294 .238 .692 .20 .80 .90 1.6 .61 .00 1.32 1.10 1.9
     1999 NYL 19 0 4.1 .278 .000 1.000 .10 .30 .40 .8 .47 .00 .68 .80 .6
     2000 HOU 25 0 9.4 .364 .200 .800 .10 .60 .80 1.0 .64 .00 .76 .80 1.7
     2001 HOU 32 32 31.7 .356 .358 .636 .60 3.10 3.70 3.8 2.16 .28 1.78 2.00 5.3
     2002 HOU 21 15 16.6 .340 .381 1.000 .30 1.60 2.00 1.5 .62 .00 .95 1.80 2.1
     2002 IND 11 8 29.5 .371 .452 .700 .60 2.40 3.00 4.4 2.09 .18 2.18 2.00 7.3
     2002 -- 32 23 21.1 .358 .423 .727 .40 1.90 2.30 2.5 1.13 .06 1.38 1.90 3.9
     2003 IND 20 10 17.4 .284 .292 .846 .10 1.40 1.50 2.4 .70 .10 1.50 1.60 3.2
     Career 156 65 16.5 .337 .329 .733 .30 1.50 1.80 2.1 1.03 .08 1.28 1.40 3.0
     Playoff 11 5 25.1 .283 .303 .857 .60 1.70 2.40 2.3 .91 .09 1.45 1.70 4.2

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