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April 10, 2019
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Napheesa Collier

College/Country: Connecticut
Position: Forward
Height: 6'2
Birthdate: Sept. 23, 1996
Birthplace: Jefferson City, Mo.
(Image courtesy of Connecticut Athletics)

Helped UConn to 4 Final Fours (2016-19), winning in ‘16 as part-time starter on team led by B.Stewart. 3x All-America – 1st Team (2019/ESPNW, AP, WBCA, Wooden, USBWA; 2017/AP, WBCA, USBWA); 3rd Team (2018/AP). 2x AAC POY (2019; ‘17); AAC’s DPOY (2019). 3x All-AAC 1st Team (2017-19). 2x McClain Award finalist (2019 winner) as top D-I power forward. 5th Husky with 2,000 pts/1,000 rebs. Teamed with K.L. Samuelson as UConn’s highest scoring pair of classmates (4,743) while going 145-5. 2018-19: Wooden Award finalist. MOP of NCAA Albany Regional, AAC Trnmnt. First player to win AAC POY & Def. POY in same year. PREP/MISC: 3x Gatorade state POY (2013-’15). McDonald’s All-America. Led team to 3 state titles. USAB: Made it to last cut of 2018 USAB FIBA World Cup team.

Career Statistics

ppg
16.0
stl
1.5
reb
8.1
blk
1.7
ast
2.5
fg%
61.3%