Tiffany Mitchell (basketball)

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Tiffany Mitchell
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Mitchell in 2019
No. 25Indiana Fever
Position Shooting guard
League WNBA
Personal information
Born (1994-09-23) September 23, 1994 (age 25)
Charlotte, North Carolina
NationalityAmerican
Listed height5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Listed weight152 lb (69 kg)
Career information
High school Providence Day School
(Charlotte, North Carolina)
College South Carolina (2012–2016)
WNBA draft 2016 / Round: 1 / Pick: 9th overall
Selected by the Indiana Fever
Playing career2016–present
Career history
2016–present Indiana Fever
2016–2017 Nadezhda Orenburg
Career highlights and awards
Stats at WNBA.com

Tiffany Mitchell (born September 23, 1994) is an American professional basketball player for the Indiana Fever of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). She went to Providence Day School. After concluding her collegiate career at the University of South Carolina, she was selected ninth overall at the 2016 WNBA Draft on April 14, 2016. She graduated in May 2016 with a B.S. in Retail Management.

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As a member of Dawn Staley's Gamecocks, she was a two-time SEC Player of the Year award winner (2014-2015). A threat on both the offensive & defensive ends of the court, she has drawn comparisons to Dwyane Wade for her ability to score and create her own shot in tough match-ups.

Mitchell was initiated as a member of the Theta Gamma chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority.

South Carolina statistics

Source [1]

Legend
  GPGames played  GS Games started MPG Minutes per game
 FG%  Field goal percentage 3P%  3-point field goal percentage FT%  Free throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game APG  Assists per game SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game PPG Points per game Bold Career high
YearTeamGPPointsFG%3P%FT%RPGAPGSPGBPGPPG
2012-13South Carolina3330437.936.761.35.11.31.30.19.2
2013-14South Carolina3452749.354.179.35.63.51.80.215.5
2014-15South Carolina3753350.041.683.83.12.91.80.314.4
2015-16South Carolina3552141.533.981.62.72.61.80.214.9
CareerSouth Carolina139188544.939.977.34.12.61.70.213.6

WNBA career

Mitchell made her professional debut on May 14, 2016 against the newly relocated Dallas Wings. Due to the absences of Marissa Coleman and Briann January, she was inserted in the starting line-up. She played almost 32 minutes in the 90-79 loss. She finished 7-of-10 shooting, including 2-of-3 from 3-point range, and scored 16 points in the first half. Mitchell’s game-high 18 points, most by a Fever rookie in her pro debut since Tamika Catchings scored 23 in her first game in 2002.

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References

  1. "NCAA Statistics". web1.ncaa.org. Retrieved 2016-04-15.