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Imani  Wright

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Hooks, Texas

High School:
Liberty-Eylau HS

Height:
5-9

Position:
G

Experience:
1L

03/09/2015

No. 5 WBB Defeats Texas to Win Big 12 Championship

Nina Davis led the team with 16 points and 11 rebounds in win over the Longhorns.

03/07/2015

Davis Leads No. 6 WBB Past Kansas State, 82-70

Nina Davis led the Lady Bears with 31 points and a career-high six steals.

03/02/2015

Baylor, Texas Tech Postgame Notes

Baylor 75, Texas Tech 65

02/25/2015

No. 3 WBB Drops 68-64 Decision to Oklahoma

Nina Davis led the team with 20 points and 11 rebounds in loss to the Sooners.

02/21/2015

Baylor, TCU Postgame Notes

Baylor 91, TCU 75

03/29/2015

NCAA Tournament - Baylor vs. Notre Dame

Baylor fell 77-68 to Notre Dame in the NCAA Elite Eight

03/27/2015

Women's Basketball vs. Iowa (USATSI)

Women's Basketball vs. Iowa in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament. Credit: USA Today(USATSI)

03/20/2015

Baylor Lady Bears -NCAA tournament, 3/20/15

Baylor Lady Bears -NCAA tournament, 3/20/15

03/20/2015

Baylor vs. Northwestern State (USATSI)

Nina Davis scores a game-high 17 points in win.

03/09/2015

No. 5 Women's Basketball vs. Texas (USATSI)

No. 5 Women's Basketball defeats Texas, 75-64; Credit: USA Today (USATSI)

2013-14 [FRESHMAN]...
Played in all 37 games, earning starting spot in two contests ... Recorded six double-digit scoring efforts ... Hit 3-of-4 from 3-point range vs. No. 24 California, 9p/2r/1a in 12 minutes vs. the Bears ... Tallied five points, two rebounds and two assists in 15 minutes in Big 12 Championship title game vs. No. 5 West Virginia ... Started second game of career at TCU ... Seven points, three rebounds and two assists vs. Iowa State ... Poured in a career-high-tying 15 points at Oklahoma, added five rebounds, three assists, a block and a steal ...Hauled down a team-leading and career-high six rebounds and played a career-high 24 minutes while adding seven points vs. Kansas State ... Popped in 11 points vs. TCU ... Registered first career start vs. Houston Baptist, played a then-career-high 22 minutes ... Scored 11 points and played 21 minutes in BU's quadruple overtime loss to #5 Kentucky ... Registered first career block vs. San Jose State ... Tallied 11 points vs. Rice ... Came off the bench to score career-high 15 points and dish out two assists vs. Nicholls State ... Scored 10 points in season opener vs. Grambling, also registered three steals.

HIGH SCHOOL...
One of 20 players selected to play in the 2013 Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) All-American game ... Ranked No. 31 overall by ESPN HoopGurlz and No. 7 at guard ... Averaged 19.2 points, 10.0 rebounds and 4.0 assists as a senior ... Led Liberty-Eyalu High Leopards to the state championship in 2010 and the regional semifinals in 2013 under Robert Cochran ... Four-time all-state selection and four-time District MVP ... Also competed in track winning the 2011 state triple jump crown (40'5") ... National Honor Society member.

PERSONAL...
Full name is Imani Iona Wright ... Daughter of Bridgette Forte-Thomas, Michael Thomas and Larry Wright ... Born Feb. 5, 1995, in Talladega, Ala. ... Has three older siblings; two brothers, Larry Jr., and Lance and a sister, Ashana ... Cousin Matt Forte is in his seventh season as a running back for the Chicago Bears ... Mother, Bridgette, played basketball at the University of Houston before transferring to Grambling where she continued her collegiate basketball career ... Father, Larry, played at Grambling and was the 14th overall selection in the 1976 NBA draft by the Washington Bullets ... Won a world title while with the Bullets, also played for the Detroit Pistons before completing his professional career in Italy ... Inducted into the Grambling Athletics Hall of Fame in 2011 ... Chose Baylor because it felt like home and it's close enough that her family can see the majority of her games, also felt that coach Mulkey could "get the best out of me" ... Selected Baylor over Tennessee, Louisville, Kentucky and Arkansas ... Likes to sleep a lot in her spare time ... Corporate communication major ... Aspires to be a nutritionist for a professional team or own her own personal health facility.

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