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33 Courtney Walker

CAREER

  • Ranks eighth on Texas A&M’s career points list with 1,389
  • Texas A&M’s career leader in Free Throw Percentage
  • Became the 26th A&M player with 1,000+ career points on Nov. 19, 2014
  • Has 74 career double-figure scoring games and 20 career 20+ point games

2014-15 HONORS

  • AP All-America (Honorable Mention)
  • WBCA All-America (Honorable Mention)
  • WBCA All-Region 3
  • First Team All-SEC (AP & Coaches)
  • SEC Player of the Week (Feb. 23, 2015)
  • SEC Player of the Week (Nov. 17, 2014)
  • Texas A&M Team MVP
  • Maggie Dixon Classic MVP

2014-15 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Became the fourth two-time All-American in program history with Honorable Mention accolades from the Associated Press
  • Named a First-Team All-SEC selection for the second consecutive year
  • Ranked fourth in the league with 14.6 points per game during SEC play

2014-15 (JUNIOR)

Became the fourth two-time All-American in program history with Honorable Mention accolades from the Associated Press...Named a WBCA All-American (Honorable Mention) and a WBCA All-Region 3 Selection...Was a First-Team All-SEC selection for the second consecutive year by the league’s coaches and the Associated Press...Named SEC Player of the Week twice...Earned the award on Feb. 23, averaging 18.3 points in three league wins...Named Player of the Week on Nov. 17 after averaging 20.7 points and earning Maggie Dixon Classic MVP honors...Started all 33 games, averaging 14.3 points and 3.7 rebounds per game...Averaged 18.0 points per game vs. the AP Top 25...Had a stretch from Feb. 5 to Feb. 19 where she averaged 20.4 points per game, including two 25+ point games...Totaled six 20+ point games and 26 double-figure scoring games over the course of the season... Had 25 points to open the season at No. 18 DePaul (Nov. 14)... Poured in 25 points at No. 7 Tennessee (Jan. 8) and 25 points at No. 17 Mississippi State (Feb. 8)

2013-14 HONORS

  • AP All-America (Honorable Mention)
  • First Team All-SEC (AP & Coaches)
  • All-Lincoln Regional Team (unanimous)
  • All-SEC Tournament Team
  • SEC Player of the Week (Jan. 20)
  • All-Paradise Jam Reef Division
  • Texas A&M Miss Offense Award

2013-14 SEASON HIGHLIGHTS

  • Set the Texas A&M sophomore scoring record and ranked sixth overall in a single-season at Texas A&M
  • Averaged 19.0 points per game and shot 50.8% from the field in the NCAA Tournament
  • Ranked eighth in the SEC in points per game and sixth in Field Goal Percentage
  • Hit the go-ahead shot with 40.8 seconds left to win at No. 12 LSU (Jan. 9)
  • Scored in double figures in each of the last 13 games of the season

SOPHOMORE (2013-14)

Became the eighth All-American selection in program history after being named Honorable Mention by the Associated Press … Earned First Team All-SEC honors after ranking eighth in the league in points (15.6) and sixth in field goal percentage (.462) … Named to the All-SEC Tournament Team after averaging 25.5 points in two games … Was an unanimous pick to the NCAA All-Lincoln Regional Team after averaging 19.0 points over the course of the NCAA Tournament … Her 563 points were the most for a Texas A&M sophomore in a single season and the sixth-most for any player at Texas A&M … Named SEC Player of the Week on Jan. 20 … Scored 10+ points in 31 of 36 games, and scored 20+ points in 10 games … Hit the go-ahead shot with 40.8 seconds left to win at No. 12 LSU (Jan. 9) … Posted her first career double-double with 26 points and 10 rebounds vs. No. 15 Kentucky (Feb. 23) … Named All-Paradise Jam Reef Division … Scored a season-high 26 points three times; vs. Syracuse (Nov. 30), No. 15 Kentucky (Feb. 23), vs. No. 6 Tennessee (Mar. 8) … Made 32 consecutive free throws from Nov. 30-Jan. 16 … Started every game

FRESHMAN (2012-13)

Named to the SEC All-Freshman Team … Selected to the All-SEC Tournament team after averaging 13.0 points during the tournament … Posted four games of exactly 20 points, and eight games of 16-or-more points over the course of the season … Started all 35 games … Averaged 10.4 points, 4.2 rebounds, 2.7 assists and 1.7 steals per game … Increased her numbers to 12.2 points and 4.7 rebounds a game against opponents from the Top 10 … Named SEC Freshman of the Week on Feb. 11 after scoring 10 points with seven rebounds at South Carolina … Ranked in the Top 15 in assists/game (14th), assist/turnover ratio (11th), and steals/game (15th) in SEC games … Scored 20 points with seven rebounds against the eventual National Champions, No. 2 Connecticut … Notched a second consecutive 20-point performance in the Aggies’ next game, against Liberty (Nov. 20) … Scored 16 points with nine rebounds, six assists and five steals against Kansas State (Dec. 19) in the World Vision Classic … Scored 20 points off of 10-13 (.769) shooting against Vanderbilt (Jan. 31) … Followed that performance with 15 points on 8-10 (.800) shooting from the field at LSU (Feb. 4) … Dished out six-or-more assists four times, including an eight assist performance at No. 8 Tennessee (Feb. 28) … Had nine rebounds and seven assists against LSU (Mar. 3)

HIGH SCHOOL CAREER

Rated the No. 22 overall prospect in the Class of 2012 by the Blue Star Report, the No. 7 wing in the nation and the No. 1 overall prospect from the state of Oklahoma by ESPN HoopGurlz...2011-12 Gatorade Oklahoma Player of the Year...2012 McDonald's High School All-America Nominee...2012 WBCA High School All-America honorable mention...2012 OCA All-State...2012 OGBCA All-State...Twice named The Oklahoman's Super 5 Player Of The Year and Tulsa World's All-State Player Of The Year...Three-time Edmond Sun's Player of the Year...Metro Athletic Conference Player of the Year in 2012, two-time Offensive Player of the Year and Newcomer of the Year in 2009...Finished her prep career at Edmond Santa Fe High School with 1,811 points, 817 rebounds, 374 steals and 341 assists...Set school records for most points (41) and most steals (13) in a game and most points a season (498)...Led her team to four straight state tournaments, back-to-back state championships and an undefeated season (28-0) as a senior...Two-time The Oklahoman and Tulsa World's Class 6A State All-Tournament MVP...Averaged 17.8 points, 7.0 rebounds, 4.0 assists and 4.0 steals per game as a senior...2010 OCA All-State Honorable Mention...The Oklahoman's Super 5 and Tulsa World's All-State First Team as a sophomore...The Oklahoman and Tulsa World's 2010 Class 6A State All-Tournament First Team...Was teammates with Chelsea Jennings, Jordan Jones and Curtyce Knox on the DFW Elite club team...Her team won the 2011 17-Under Nike Nationals...Also earned four varsity letters in track and field...Her team was the 2012 Class 6A State Champions...Set a school record with a high jump of 5-6...Three-year National Honor Society member...Graduated with a 3.91 GPA.

PERSONAL

Courtney Jannell Walker...Born April 28, 1994 in Oklahoma City...Daughter of Lester Turner and Tonda Walker...Has four younger siblings, LaDayize' Martin (19) and Kameron (15), Braylen (6) and Journey (2) Turner...Comes from an athletic family as her father, Lester, and her uncle, Mike Fleming, played college basketball and her cousins, Anthony Peters (Oklahoma, 1969-73), Tyrell Peters (Oklahoma, 1993-96) and Timothy Clark (Northern Iowa, 08-12), each played college football, while Anthony and Timothy both spent time in the NFL...Is a member of A&M's highest-ever rated recruiting class in school history...Computer engineering major at Texas A&M...Chose the Aggies over Texas, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State and Baylor.

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Position: Guard
Height: 5'8"
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Edmond, Okla.
High School: Santa Fe HS
Experience: High School
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