Davellyn Whyte - Biography

BACKGROUND

Arizona

∙ All-Pac 12 Coaches Selection (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013)

∙ All-Pac 12 Media Selection (2010, 2012, 2013)

∙ Associated Press Honorable Mention All-American (2012)

∙ Full Court Press Second Team Freshman All-American (2010)

∙ Pac 10 Freshman of the Year (2010)

∙ All-Pac 10 Freshman Team (2010)

Senior (2012-13): Earned All-Pac 12 honors from both coaches and media � Started and played in every game � Led Arizona in points per game (16.8), rebounds (6.3), assists (5.2), steals (2.6) and minutes played (35.5) � Posted the first triple-double in Arizona women�s basketball history with 31 points, 16 rebounds and 10 assists against Arizona State on Feb. 19 � Notched 28 double-digit scoring performances � Scored 20+ points in eight games � Posted five double-doubles � Grabbed double-digit rebounds in five games � Finished her career with 2,059 points for the second-highest total in school history � Second Arizona player all-time to cross the 2,000-point plateau � Finished ranked on 14 top-10 career lists including 3-point attempts (first; 813), 3-pointers made (second; 274), total steals (second; 266), field goals made (third; 666), average minutes played (third; 33.7), free throws attempted (third; 671) and scoring average (third; 16.3) � Had a season-best 11 assists at Washington State on Jan. 14 � Posted a career-high eight steals at Long Beach State on Dec. 2.

Junior (2011-12): Garnered Associated Press All-America Honorable Mention � Earned All-Pac 12 honors from both coaches and media � Averaged 33.9 minutes, 17.0 points, 6.8 rebounds, 3.2 assists and 2.6 steals per contest � Ranked nationally in steals and 3-point field goals made throughout the season � Finished the season ranked second in the Pac-12 in scoring, 13th in rebounding, 11th in assists, seventh in free throw percentage, second in steals and third in 3-point field goal percentage.

Sophomore (2010-11): Earned All-Pac 10 recognition for the second-consecutive season � Started all 33 games and averaged a team-best 31.7 minutes per game � Recorded 15.8 points, 4.6 rebounds and 2.9 assists per game � Notched 29 double-digit scoring performances � Became the second sophomore in program history to join the 1,000-point club with 24 points against Utah State in the WNIT.

Freshman (2009-10): Named Pac-10 Freshman of the Year � Earned Pac-10 All-Freshman Team recognition � Was the only freshman named to the All-Pac-10 Team � Garnered second team Freshman All-America honors from Full Court Press � Led all Pac-10 freshman in scoring with 15.7 points per game � Finished the season ranked third in the Pac-10 with 2.2 3-point field goals per game and ninth in conference with a 35.3 3-point field goal percentage ... Second freshman in school history to start 31 games in a season � Scored in double figures in 25-of-31 games on the season, including a stretch of 12-consecutive games during the middle of the season.

St. Mary�s High School: Played for Coach Curtis Ekmark at St. Mary�s High School in Phoenix, Ariz. � Led the team to a state runner-up finish as a season � Earned Gatorade Arizona Player of the Year honors after leading the Lady Knights to a 26-3 overall record � Led the team to a state championship title as a freshman � Four-time all-region team selection � Three-time Desert Valley Region Player of the Year � Three-time team MVP and two-time team captain � Three-time all-state honoree � Named to the All-Arizona Team by the Arizona Republic � Garnered Arizona Republic All-Phoenix Metro first team honors as a junior while averaging 20.5 points per game.

PERSONAL

Davellyn (DAV-uh-lin) Larae Whyte � Born on May 14, 1991 � Daughter of Devon and Colleen Whyte � Father, Devon, is currently a member of the coaching staff for the Chicago White Sox of Major League Baseball and was a three-time All-Star and seven-time Gold Glove winner during his 17-year MLB career � Has one older brother, Thaddeus, and a younger sister, Anaya � Graduated from the University of Arizona in 2013 with a degree in family studies and a minor in education.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS

Selected by San Antonio in the second round (16th overall) of the 2013 WNBA Draft.