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2013-14 Women's Basketball
Kaneisha Atwater
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Kaneisha Atwater
Kaneisha Atwater

POS.G
HT.5-7
YR.So.
HOMETOWNFort Pierce, Fla.
PREVIOUS SCHOOLFort Pierce Westwood High School/VCU

Career Stats

As A Sophomore (2013-14)
Game-By-Game Stats
Named the team’s Newcomer of the Year after transferring from VCU prior to the season…appeared in 33 games during her first year at FGCU with 31 starts…averaged 7.9 points with 3.6 rebounds in 26 minutes per game…finished among the top 10 in the Atlantic Sun in 3-point percentage…produced 11 double-figure scoring performances including three games with 15 points or more…went 5-for-9 from 3-point range against Stanford at the Puerto Vallarta Tournament of Hope (Nov. 27)…scored 15 points with four 3-pointers, while pulling down nine rebounds in the conference opener against Stetson (Jan. 4)…dished out a season high six assists in a win over Mercer (Feb. 13)…went 7-for-10 from the field for 16 points in a victory against Lipscomb (Feb. 27)…recorded her only double double of the season with 14 points and 11 rebounds in the Atlantic Sun Conference Championship Final against Stetson (March 16)…played 42 minutes in the team’s overtime loss to Oklahoma State in the NCAA Tournament (March 22)…finished the season with a shooting percentage of .435…grabbed 43 steals and dished out 50 assists on the year.

As a Freshman at VCU (2012-13)
Played in 30 games as a freshman where she made 12 starts … averaged 18.3 mpg, 6.2 ppg, 2.5 rpg, and 2.3 apg.

High School
Played for Alvin Hamilton at Fort Pierce Westwood High School … named to the 35th annual PARADE All-America High School Girls Basketball Team in May 2011 … Named All-Area First Team three times … led her high school league her senior  year in points (29.2), assist (6.2), steals (7.9), and added a good rebound total (7.5) … MVP of Area All-Star game.

Personal
Born on Oct. 15, 1992 … daughter of Earline Atwater … Criminal Justice major … favorite athlete is LeBron James … favorite sports movie is Love & Basketball … choose FGCU because of the campus and coaches. 

Career-Highs
Points:
 19, v. Duquesne (Jan. 23, 2013)*
Rebounds: 11, v. Stetson (March 16, 2014)
Assists: 7, v. UMBC (Dec. 5, 2012)*
Blocks: 1, v. Dayton (Jan. 30, 2013)*
Steals: 6, v. FAMU (Dec. 1, 2012)*
Field Goals: 8, v. Duquesne (Jan. 23, 2013)*
FG Attempts: 16, v. Duquesne (Jan. 23, 2013)*
Three-Pointers: 5, v. Stanford (Nov. 27, 2013)
3-PT Attempts: 10, v. Butler (Jan. 27, 2013)*
Free Throws: 6, 2x, last v. Lipscomb (March 11, 2014)
FT Attempts: 8, v. George Washington (Jan. 20, 2013)
Minutes: 44, vs. Saint Louis (Jan. 12, 2013)*

* set as a player at VCU