2012-13 Women's Basketball
Whitney Knight
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Whitney Knight
Whitney Knight

POS.G
HT.6-3
YR.So.
HOMETOWNWinston-Salem, N.C.
PREVIOUS SCHOOLR.J. Reynolds HS

As A Sophomore (2012-13)
Suffered an ACL injury during preseason workouts and was forced to sit out her entire sophomore season.

As A Freshman (2011-12)
Game-by-Game Stats | A-Sun All-Conference Teams
Earned A-Sun All-Freshmen team honors ... named Newcomer of the Year at the team’s end of the year banquet … appeared in all 32 games, making three starts ... averaged 17.1 minutes and 8.0 points … finished the season ranked first on the team and second in the conference in blocks (1.7) … her 1.7 blocks per game ranked second in the A-Sun and 68th in the nation ... led the team in rebounding and scoring 15 times … recorded double figure points 11 times … snagged five or more rebounds 10 times ... recorded a steal in 18 of 32 games, including two or more eight times … recorded a block in 26 of 32 games, including two or more 12 times … racked up 54 blocks to rank second in the FGCU record books in single-season blocks … recorded one double-double … recorded three blocks, one assists and a block in 13 minutes off the bench in her collegiate debut at Seton Hall (Nov. 11) ... registered three assists, two rebounds and two steals in just six minutes at FIU (Nov. 14) ... in 25 solid minutes off the FGCU bench, she registered 12 points, five assists, four rebounds and three blocks vs. Michigan State (Nov. 19) ... finished with six points and three blocks in just 11 minutes vs. Richmond (Nov. 25) ... filled the stat sheet, recording career-highs in points (20), rebounds (15), assists (8) and blocks (6) vs. Webber International (Nov. 28) ... finished with seven points and five rebounds vs. ETSU (Dec. 3) ... finished with eight points, four rebounds and two steals vs. Upstate (Dec. 19) ... tallied 11 points, three rebounds, three assists, three steals and a block vs. Virginia Tech (Dec. 21) ... tallied five points and five assists vs. NC State (Dec. 28) ... finished with six points, four boards and four blocks at Hawaii (Dec. 29) ... recorded 10 points, seven boards, three blocks and three steals at Mercer (Jan. 2) ... scored a team-high 20 points and added two assists, two rebounds, two steals and two blocks in 15 minutes at Kennesaw St. (Jan. 4) ... finished with 11 points, three rebounds, three blocks and two assists vs. Jacksonville (Jan. 9) ... chipped in with 12 points, five rebounds, three blocks and a pair of assists in 26 minutes off the bench at Belmont (Jan. 12) ...finished with seven points, six boards and three assists at Lipscomb (Jan. 14) ... finished with 12 points, four rebounds, four blocks and two assists in 20 minutes vs. Mercer (Jan. 26) ... registered 13 points, seven rebounds, two assists and a block in just 19 minutes off the bench vs. Kennesaw St. (Jan. 28) ... named A-Sun Newcomer of the Week (Jan. 31) ... finished with 19 points, seven rebounds, four blocks and three assists in 23 minutes of action, while shooting 6-of-13 from the field, 4-of-7 from behind the arc and 3-of-5 from the charity stripe vs. Lipscomb (Feb. 9) ... chipped in with six points, four rebounds and a pair of assists vs. Stetson (Feb. 18) ... registered nine points, four boards and two assists at Upstate (Feb. 23) ... finished with 12 points and four rebounds vs. ETSU in the quarterfinal round of the 2012 A-Sun Tournament (Feb. 29) ... finished with four points and six rebounds vs. KSU in the semifinal round of the 2012 A-Sun Tournament (Mar. 2) ... tallied nine points, six rebounds and three blocks vs. Stetson in the championship game of the 2012 A-Sun Championship Game (Mar. 3) ... named to the 2012 Atlantic Sun Conference All-Tournament Team (Mar. 3) ... finished with eight points and four rebounds vs. St. Bonaventure in the first round of the Raleigh Region of the NCAA Tournament (Mar. 18).

High School
Rated as high as 19th nationally at the guard position and 73rd overall in the recruiting class of 2011 by ESPN's HoopGurlz … ranked third at her position and 21st nationally by Dan Olson’s Collegiate Girls Basketball Report … had over 120 scholarship offers and chose FGCU over Duke, North Carolina and West Virginia … 2011 McDonald’s All-American nominee … a three-time All-Northwest pick and finished third in the voting for the Garber Award (is given annually to the top player in northwest North Carolina) after finishing second in 2010 … participant in USA Basketball U-16 tryouts … named Wendy’s Most Outstanding Player in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) … averaged 18.0 points, 8.0 rebounds, 4.0 assists, 4.0 steals and 3.6 blocks per game and led the Demons to an 18-8 overall record as a senior ... averaged 15.0 points, 7.0 rebounds, 4.0 steals and 3.0 assists as a junior and shot 78 percent from the foul line and 45 percent from the floor ... in her first season at she led R.J. Reynolds to the sectional finals ... spent her freshman and sophomore seasons at Bishop McGuinness, where she helped the Villains win two NCHSAA 1-A titles.

Personal
Born January 9, 1993 ... daughter of Vernon Knight and Gloria Whitmire ... bioengineering major.

Season-Highs
Points:
20 on two occasions
Rebounds:
15 vs. Webber International (Nov. 28, 2011)
Assists:
8 vs. Webber International (Nov. 28, 2011)
Blocks:
6 vs. Webber International (Nov. 28, 2011)
Steals:
3 on two occasions
Field Goals:
6 on three occasions
FG Attempts:
13 vs. Lipscomb (Feb. 9, 2012)
Three-Pointers:
4 on three occasions
3-PT Attempts:
8 at Lipscomb (Jan. 14, 2012)
Free Throws:
7 at Kennesaw State (Feb. 4, 2012)
FT Attempts
: 10 at Kennesaw State (Feb. 4, 2012)
Minutes:
26 on two occasions

Career-Highs
Points:
20 on two occasions
Rebounds:
15 vs. Webber International (Nov. 28, 2011)
Assists:
8 vs. Webber International (Nov. 28, 2011)
Blocks:
6 vs. Webber International (Nov. 28, 2011)
Steals:
3 on two occasions
Field Goals:
6 on three occasions
FG Attempts:
13 vs. Lipscomb (Feb. 9, 2012)
Three-Pointers:
4 on three occasions
3-PT Attempts:
8 at Lipscomb (Jan. 14, 2012)
Free Throws:
7 at Kennesaw State (Feb. 4, 2012)
FT Attempts
: 10 at Kennesaw State (Feb. 4, 2012)
Minutes:
26 on two occasions

Superlative Stats
Double Figure Points:
11
20+ Points:
2
Team Leader In Scoring:
2
Double-Doubles:
1
5+Field Goals:
5
Games With A Three:
17
2+ Three-Pointers:
11
3+ Three-Pointers:
4
5+ Three-Pointers:
N/A
5+ Rebounds:
N/A
Games With A Steal:
18
Multi-Steals:
8
30+ Minutes:
N/A
Starts: 3