Epiphanny Prince # Guard
2014 Playoff PPG 9.2 RPG 3.4 APG 2.1 EFF +7.56
Bio Born: Jan 11, 1988 Height: 5-9 / 1,75 Weight: 167 lbs. / 75,8 kg. College: Rutgers Years Pro: 5
Surpassed 2,000 career points in a 7/27 matchup at Tulsa joining Sylvia Fowles, Candice Dupree and Jia Perkins as the only players in Sky franchise history to score 2,000+ points...Scored 30+ points on June 18th and June 27th against New York and hit the 20 point mark 6 times… recorded a career-high 6 steals against New York on June 18th…went 12-for-13 from the free throw line against Connecticut on August 5th…is now 5 steals away from passing Jia Perkins on the Sky’s all-time steals list (285)…recorded a career-best 3 blocks in the Eastern Conference Finals on August 30th against Indiana..
Started 31 games…Sky’s all-time career three-point leader…Prince set a new season high with 29 points vs. Atlanta on September 13 and was 8-for-8 at the free throw line… It was also her 5th game of the season scoring 20+ points…scored the Sky’s 20,000th team point finishing the night with 21 points, 3 rebounds, and 2 steals.
In the 2012-2014 offseason she played for Dynamo Kursk in Russia.
Scored 20 points nine times and hit the 30 point mark four times…Became first player to score 30 points in three straight games since Cynthia Cooper in 1987…Named Player of the Week twice in the month of June…Finished fourth in the WNBA in points per game (18.1)…Ranked third in the WNBA in free throw percentage (90%)…Scored 31 points in come from behind win vs. Washington on June 1…Scored 33 points in Atlanta on June 2 including the game tying three pointer at the buzzer to send the game into over time…Followed up that performance with a 32 point game on June 8 against Tulsa…Her five steals on May 30 at San Antonio pushed her to 145 total putting her atop the Sky’s all time steals list…Had career high nine assists vs. Los Angeles on September 2…Pulled down career high nine rebounds on June 2 in Atlanta…Missed eight games due to a broken foot suffered on June 16 in Indiana.
For the second consecutive year Prince played in all 34 games in the regular season, starting in 27 games ... She averaged 13.6 points and 3.0 assists per game and had six games where she scored 20 points or more … Prince was the second leading scorer on the Sky behind Sylvia Fowles (20.0 points) … In her second season in the WNBA, Prince was selected to her first All-Star team as a reserve player and played 20 minutes scoring eight points with two assists … Her best game came on July 23rd vs. the Connecticut Sun where she tallied 25 points and six assists in 37 minutes of play … Prince led the team in steals with 2.32 steals per game and finished the year with 79 steals. Ranking her second in the WNBA in 2011 and set a single-season record for steals with the Sky.
Epiphanny played in all 34 games as rookie, starting two … She averaged 9.8 points per game which was third best on the Sky … Her 2.7 assists per game led the Sky … Prince had 1.62 steals per game, second on the Sky … She averaged 19.6 minutes per game … Prince set the all-time Sky rookie record with 55 steals … Prince was second all-time amongst Sky rookies with 1.62 steals per game, 117-for-274 FGM-A on the season, 99 total assists, 24 3FGS and 78.4 FT percentage … Prince scored a career-high 20 points on two different occasions, vs. Indiana on May 22 and vs. New York on June 8 … In her first career start on Aug. 20 against Connecticut, Prince had 19 points on 8-of-16 shooting, 5 rebounds and 6 assists.
Attended Rutgers University from 2006-2009 where she ranked ninth in scoring (1,552 points) and sixth in steals (260)… She averaged 19.5 points, 2.8 assists and 2.6 steals during her third and final season as a Scarlet Knight… In 2007, the Scarlet Knights won the BIG EAST Tournament and went on to the NCAA Championship, but came up short against Tennessee… During the 2008 season, Rutgers made a post season run to the Elite Eight, but lost to UConn… In 2009, Prince helped Rutgers, with 15 points, 3 steals and 2 assists, to the NCAA Sweet Sixteen before falling to Purdue … Prince was named BIG EAST First Team selection in 2008 and 2009 and received Associated Press All-America Third Team in 2009.
During the 2009-2010 season Prince played for Botas-Spor Adana in the Turkish League… She averaged 19.1 points per game, shooting 47 percent from two point field goal range... Played alongside Courtney Paris, Sky teammate. In the 2011/2012 offseason, Prince played for Galatasaray Medical Park in Turkey with Sky teammate Sylvia Fowles.