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April 12, 2018
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Linnae Harper

College/Country: Ohio State
Position: Guard
Height: 5'8
Birthdate: January 31, 1995
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois
(Image courtesy of Ohio State Athletics)

The one-time Kentucky Wildcat transferred to OSU for 2016 spring semester and took the court for the Buckeyes that fall. Excelled in OSU backcourt alongside fellow 2018 draft prospects Kelsey Mitchell, Asia Doss. The Big Ten Conf.’s 2017 Sixth Player of the Year as a junior, she capped her OSU career by being named to 2018 Big Ten Coaches’ All-Defensive Team as a senior when she also was named All-Big Ten Second Team by conf.’s coaches and media … Kentucky 2013-14 & 2014-15: After earning SEC All-Freshman Team acclaim, made her mark as a scrappy rebounder in soph campaign, earning SEC All-Defensive Team honors as shortest player in program history to lead Wildcats in rebounding. Was only player in the nation that year under 5-8 to avg. more than 7.0 rpg … PREP: Finalist for McDonald’s and Naismith Nat’l prep Player of Year (2013); also Chi. Sun-Times Player of Year.  Led team to four city titles and 2012 Illinois Class 4A state title … MISC: Veteran of 7 USAB squads.

Career Statistics

ppg
10.5
stl
1.6
reb
5.9
blk
0.1
ast
1.7
fg%
43.8%