WNBA Prospect Profile
(Photo courtesy of NC State)
Markeisha Gatling - NC State
Position:
Center
Height:
6'5"
Birthdate:
7/14/1992 12:00:00 AM
Birthplace:
Raleigh, NC
High School:
Athens Drive
College Highlights
Ranks atop NC State�s career leaderboard in terms of FG% (.628). 2013-14: All-ACC Team First Team (Coaches; Blue Ribbon Panel) after big senior campaign saw her improve nearly every aspect of her game. Set school single-season mark for FG% (.663). Averaged 17.4 ppg and 7.2 rpg, improving those marks by 81 and 14 percent, respectively, over the year before. Was the nation�s most accurate shooter from Dec. 22, 2013 through conference tournaments. Scored in double figures in 31 straight games to end the year (47 overall in her career); ranked 11th in ACC in scoring, 7th in offensive rebounds. 2012-13: First-year JC transfer ranked 2nd in ACC in FG%. Finished strong, averaging a team-leading 13.8 ppg and 8.5 rpg down the stretch. 2010-12: Played two seasons at Gulf Coast C.C. (now Gulf Coast State Coll.).
College Statistics
North Carolina State
Season G FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT 3PM 3PA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
2012-13 34 138 239 .577 50 72 .694 0 0 .000 213 8 21 31 326 9.58
2013-14 32 232 350 .662 92 124 .742 0 0 .000 229 41 22 34 556 17.3
totals 66 370 589 .628 142 196 .724 0 0 .000 442 49 43 65 882 13.3