Toni Young

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Toni Young
Personal information
Born (1991-01-11) January 11, 1991 (age 29)
Del City, Oklahoma
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Listed weight160 lb (73 kg)
Career information
High school Del City (Del City, Oklahoma)
College Oklahoma State (2009–2013)
WNBA draft 2013 / Round: 1 / Pick: 7th overall
Selected by the New York Liberty
Playing career2013–present
Position Forward
Career history
2013–2014 New York Liberty
Stats at WNBA.com
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Toni Young (born January 11, 1991) is an American professional basketball player who last played for the New York Liberty of the WNBA.

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College

While Young was in college she was motivated by her head coach Kurt Budke and assistant coach Miranda Serna of Oklahoma State Cowgirls basketball team Young's first two years. They would tell Young that if she uses all of her potential she can make it into the WNBA. [1]

Oklahoma State statistics

Source [2]

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
2009-10Oklahoma State3524652.1-62.56.30.40.60.77.0
2010-11Oklahoma State3147947.1-57.89.11.01.71.615.5
2011-12Oklahoma State3339551.4-59.17.00.41.01.012.0
2012-13Oklahoma State3352951.4-59.510.10.71.61.916.0
CareerOklahoma State132164950.10.059.68.10.61.21.312.5

WNBA

Young was selected seventh by the New York Liberty in the 2013 WNBA Draft. She became the second women's player from Oklahoma State to get picked in an WNBA Draft. [3]

On March 2, 2015 Young signed with the San Antonio Stars. [4]

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References

  1. "Fagan: Liberty's Young motivated by late coaches' message". ESPN.com. Retrieved 2017-08-30.
  2. "NCAA® Career Statistics". web1.ncaa.org. Retrieved 2016-05-27.
  3. Toni Young Selected Seventh In WNBA Draft - Oklahoma State Official Athletic Site
  4. San Antonio Stars signed Toni Young, Ashley Paris and Brittany Chambers