Tynesha Lewis

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Tynesha Rashaun Lewis (born May 8, 1979) is an American former professional women's basketball player in the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA).


Lewis was born in Macclesfield, North Carolina and graduated in 2001 from North Carolina State University. She was the president of the Mu Omicron Chapter of her sorority, Delta Sigma Theta.

Following her collegiate career, she was selected the 21st overall pick by the Houston Comets in the 2001 WNBA Draft. She also played for the Charlotte Sting and Minnesota Lynx before retiring in 2007.

In 2003, she started her own business, a non-profit organization called Itsdoable, Inc., which features motivational speaking and youth programs.

WNBA career statistics

  GPGames played  GS Games started MPG Minutes per game RPG  Rebounds per game
 APG  Assists per game SPG  Steals per game BPG  Blocks per game PPG Points per game
 TO  Turnovers per game FG%  Field-goal percentage 3P%  3-point field-goal percentage FT%  Free-throw percentage
 Bold Career high°League leader

Regular season

2001 Houston 29414.4.424.400.6472.
2002 Houston 1718.5.433.375.6251.
2003 Charlotte 23010.2.419.538.9171.
2004 Charlotte 34218.1.433.400.7591.
2005 Charlotte 10116.6.311.083.5002.
2005 Minnesota 1108.2.370.333.7780.
2006 Minnesota 19010.6.345.091.7001.
Career6 years, 3 teams143813.1.404.350.7151.


2001 Houston
2003 Charlotte 2014.5.5001.000.8331.
Career2 years, 2 teams408.8.4441.000.8330.

Vital statistics

NC State statistics

Source [1]

  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
1997–98NC State3237645.5%32.0%65.9%
1998–99NC State2948043.1%30.3%71.2%
1999-00NC State2931836.1%31.6%56.7%
2000–01NC State3344738.9%29.4%74.4%

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  1. "NC State Media Guide" (PDF). Retrieved 2017-09-11.