Knight in the Spotlight
Whitley Emerson
Whitley Emerson
Women's Basketball
February 25, 2013

Junior Year (2011-12)
Led the team in scoring in starting all 28 games ... Averaged 12.1 points per game and led the team with 6.4 rebounds per contest ... Shot 54 percent from the field and was second on the team with 36 blocked shots.

Sophomore Year (2010-11)
Started 15 of 31 games played … Was fifth on the team in scoring with 249 points (8.0ppg) … Led the team from beyond-the-arc (.412) ... Was second on the team in rebounds (180) and field goal percentage (.514) ... Was third on the team in blocks (28).
 
Freshman Year (2009-10)
Played in 30 games for the Knights, three as a starter ... Led the team in field goal percentage (.583) ... Averaged 2.8 rebounds and 3.7 points per game ... Was fourth on the team in blocks (11) ... Had a career-high 14 points against Holy Cross on Dec. 29.

 

High School
Was a two-time all-conference pick … Also a four-time all-conference pick in volleyball … Was team MVP as a senior … Was also a two-time all-conference pick in softball.

Personal
An exploratory major born March 16, 1991, to parents Eric and Robin … has one brother.