42 Myeisha Myles
42 Myeisha Myles
Height: 6-2
Year: Senior
Hometown: New Orleans, La.
High School: Carroll HS
Position: Forward/Center

2010-11 (REDSHIRT): Missed the entire season after being injured in the first game. She received a hardship waiver after the season.

2009-10 (JUNIOR): Started 15 games and played in 34 of 35 … finished sixth on the team in scoring with 6.2 … led the team in scoring three times during the year … posted a season-high 14 points on three different occasions and scored in double figures eight times … finished second on the team in shooting at 49.1 percent … averaged 18.3 minutes per game and totaled 622 during the season … pulled in a season-high 13 rebounds against UTSA (1/23) … averaged 5.2 rebounds per game with two double- figure rebounding games … tied a career-best in blocks with three against UTSA (1/23) and at UT Arlington (3/6).

2008-09 (SOPHOMORE):  Started 27 games while playing in a total of 29 on the season ... saw 814 minutes of action and averaged 10 points and 8.3 rebounds per game ... shot 51.3 percent from the field ... grabbed 241 total rebounds, 112 offensive and 129 defensive... averaged 0.7 per game in both blocks and assists while going for 0.9 steals per game ... scored a career-high 19 points in the second game of the season against Texas Southern (11/17) … posted 14 double-figure scoring games throughout the year ... pulled down a career-best 17 rebounds against SMU (12/2) …. had eight double- figure rebounding games while going over the 15 rebound mark three times … had four double-doubles on the season, with the last coming against Lamar (3/4) where she had 12 points and 15 rebounds.

2007-08 (FRESHMAN): Saw action in 19 games ... amassed 89 total minutes ... averaged 1.0 points and 1.5 rebounds per game ... pulled in 29 total rebounds ... collected four blocks, two assists and six steals on the season ... had a season-high four points against Texas-Pan American (12/16) ... collected four rebounds against Nicholls (2/14).

HIGH SCHOOL: Played at Mary Carroll High School for coach Le’Tecia Canals ... averaged 16.4 points, 9.2 rebounds and 1.2 blocked shots per game as a senior ... averaged 14.6 points and 7.2 rebounds as a junior ... earned 2004 Team MVP honors ... named District MVP, All-Region, All-State and Texas Association of Basketball Coaches All-Star ... member of 2006 and 2007 district winning teams ... played on the 2007 Regional Finalist team that finished 34-4.

PERSONAL: Born Myeisha Shantrell Myles on May 26, 1988, in New Orleans, La. ... parents are Dwayne and Lela Washington ... has one brother and one sister ... major is communication.