April 16, 2008
WACO, Texas - The Baylor Lady Bear basketball program signed Brianna Brown to a National Letter of Intent head coach Kim Mulkey announced on Wednesday.
Brown, a 5-8 guard, hails from Chandler, Ariz., where she averaged 17 points, 7.7 rebounds, 5.0 assists and 3.7 steals per game for Hamilton High School. Brown led her team to a 17-11 record and the 5A state quarterfinals en route to earning region player of the year and first-team all-state honors.
"With the signing of Brianna Brown we bring more quickness and athleticism to our roster," said Mulkey. "She is a perimeter player who can play multiple positions."
Brown will be one of six newcomers on Baylor's 2008-09 roster. She joins Whitney Zachariason a mid-semester transfer from the University of Arkansas and signees Terran Condrey, Ashley Field, Lindsay Palmer and Cherrish Wallace.
2008-09 Lady Bear Newcomers
Brianna Brown - 5-8, G, Chandler, Ariz., Hamilton HS
Terran Condrey - 5-7, G, Eufaula, Ala., Eufaula HS
Ashley Field - 6-2, Post, Lampasas, Texas, Faith Academy
Lindsay Palmer - 5-10, G, Tulsa, Okla., Tulsa Union HS
Cherrish Wallace - 5-6, Guard, Pasadena, Calif., John Muir HS
Whitney Zachariason - 6-2, F/P, Little Rock, Ark., Central Arkansas Christian HS, University of Arkansas