Tuscaloosa city and county 5th graders invited to cheer on the Tide in annual weekday morning game
2014-15 (FRESHMAN) Southeastern Conference First-Year Honor Roll ... earned Black Scholars Award recognition at Alabama's Crimson Choice Awards show ... played in 29 games ... team's leader in blocks averaging nearly one per game ... averaged 5.1 points and 3.5 rebounds ... scored in double figures four times, including a season-high 16 against New Orleans on Dec. 21 ... recorded a season-best 10 rebounds in the win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Dec. 16 ... played nine minutes in her collegiate debut at Kansas on Nov. 21 where she finished with two points and two rebounds ... added four points, five rebounds and a block in the win vs. Georgetown ... saw her first action at home against Alabama A&M where she collected three points, three rebounds, two assists and two blocks in 11 minutes off the bench ... recorded eight points and eight rebounds in the win against USC Upstate ... pulled down six rebounds in 13 minutes off the bench against UT Martin ... chipped in nine rebounds, two blocks, two points and a steal off the bench against Mercer ... had a team-high eight rebounds, in addition to five points, two blocks, one assist and one steal vs. Mississippi Valley State ... in her first SEC game had three points, three rebounds, three assists and a block vs. Kentucky ... recorded 12 points, two rebounds, two assists, one block and one steal in 23 minutes at Georgia ... had nine points, two rebounds and one assist at South Carolina ... added seven points, five rebounds, a career-high four blocks and two assists at Texas A&M ... contributed 10 points, one rebound and one steal at Tennessee ... scored five points and secured five rebounds against Mississippi State while recording a career-high two steals ... had eight points on 4-of-5 shooting against Florida ... finished with 10 points and one rebound at Auburn ... had seven points, two blocks and a rebound in the SEC tournament game against Vanderbilt.
HIGH SCHOOL Ranked No. 21 forward according to ESPN.com ... two-time member of the Alabama Sports Writers Association (ASWA) Class 4A first team (2013, 14) ... two-time Class 4A-6A Calhoun County Player of the Year by The Anniston Star (2013, 14) ... named to the 2014 AL.com A-List of top 10 seniors in the state ... three-time all-area and all-county selection (2012, 13, 14) ... led Anniston to a 24-6 overall record and the Class 4A state semifinals in 2014 ... had 29 points and 19 rebounds in the 45-44 buzzer-beater loss to Calera in the semifinals ... named Calhoun County Tournament MVP after scoring 30 points in the championship game against Jacksonville, 20 of which came in the second half ... averaged 20.0 points, 12.0 rebounds and 4.0 blocks per game in 2013-14 ... selected to participate in the 2013 North-South All-Star game ... as a junior, helped the Bulldogs to a 23-5 overall record averaging 23.0 points and 13.0 rebounds per game ... flourished in the classroom and was her class Historian ... member of the Honor Roll, National Honor Society and Mu Alpha Theta honor society ... also the 2012 state champion in the shot put ... played AAU for the nationally-ranked Alabama Southern Starz under Starz Director/Coach Doug Bush ... won the AAU DI national championship in July, 2013.
PERSONAL INFORMATION Born Nov. 30, 1995 ... nickname is NeNe ... daughter of Tameka Bolton ... has one brother Kevionté ... majoring in exercise science.