Knight Whitney

Knight Whitney

Player Profile

BirthDate 01/09/1993
Height 6.3''
Country USA
Available YES
College FGCU
NBA Draft 2016: Los Angeles Sparks (WNBA, 2rd(15))
Passport Import Players
Role Guard

Profile

Whitney Knight is a 4 year veteran wing player that has drafted by the Sparks a great ability for rebounding, can score from multiple ways around the basket, stretching the floor by shooing 3's and is a great passer as she can play the point guard position. She is a great defender do to her long wig span. She has international experience as she has been played in, Russia, Greece & Spain


2010-2011: Winston-Salem, NC / R.J. Reynolds High School
2011-2012: Florida Gulf Coast University (NCAA, starting five): 32 games: 8.0ppg, 3.8rpg, 2.0apg, 1.7bpg, FGP: 39.2%, 3PT: 33.3%, FT: 74.6%
2012-2013: Florida Gulf Coast University (NCAA): DNP
2013-2014: Florida Gulf Coast University (NCAA, starting five): 34 games: 12.1ppg, 5.3rpg, 1.6apg, 1.4spg, 2.8bpg, FGP: 38.2%, 3PT: 38.9%, FT: 74.4%
2014-2015: Florida Gulf Coast University (NCAA, starting five): 33 games: 15.0ppg, 6.5rpg, 1.7apg, 2.0spg, 2.5bpg, FGP: 46.9%, 3PT: 41.4%, FT: 79.8%
2015-2016: Florida Gulf Coast University (NCAA, starting five): 30 games: 13.2ppg, 7.2rpg, 2.2apg, 2.1spg, 3.3bpg, FGP: 34.4%, 3PT: 34.4%, FT: 79.4%
2016: drafted by Los Angeles Sparks (WNBA, 2rd(15))
2016: Los Angeles Sparks (WNBA): 7 games: 0.9ppg, released in August, in September moved to San Antonio Silver Stars (WNBA): 3 games: 0pts
2016-2017: Sparta&K Vidnoe Moscow Region (Russia-PBL): 26 games: 7.6ppg, 4.1rpg, 1.3spg, FGP: 25.2%, 3PT: 33.9%, FT-3(89.7%); Eurocup: 6 games: 6.7ppg, 2.0rpg, 1.3apg, FGP: 41.7%, 3PT: 35.3%, FT: 50.0%
2017-2018: Campus Promete Logrono (Spain-LFB): 7 games: 7.4ppg, 2.9rpg, 1.0apg, 1.0spg, 2FGP: 41.7%, 3FGP: 35.7%, FT: 50.0%, in Feb.`18 moved to Breidablik Kopavogur (Iceland-Dominos League, starting five): 10 games: 23.9ppg, 11.2rpg, 1.8apg, 2.2spg, 2.1bpg, FGP: 40.6%, 3PT: 29.2%, FT: 82.6%
2018-2019: AS Niki Lefkadas (Greece-A1, starting five): 23 games: 12.8ppg, 5.3rpg, 1.6apg, 1.3spg, FGP: 40.4%, 3PT: 26.0%, FT: 80.2%; EuroCup: 8 games: 9.1ppg, 4.3rpg, 1.6apg, 1.5spg, 1.0bpg, FGP: 23.5%, 3PT: 22.7%, FT: 79.2%
2019-2020: AS Niki Lefkadas (Greece-A1): 1 game: 3pts, 1ast, 1steal, 1block, left shortly

Awards/Achievements

Sun All-Freshman Team -12
Sun All-Tournament Team -12
All-A-Sun All-Tournament MVP -15
A-Sun Tournament Winner -12, 15
AP NCAA All-America Honorable Mention -16
WNIT Finalist -16
WNIT All-Tournament Team -16
A-Sun All-Tournament Team -15, 16
All-A-Sun Player of the Year -15, 16
All-A-Sun 1st Team -14, 15, 16
A-Sun Tournament Finalist -13, 16
A-Sun Regular Season Champion -12, 13, 14, 15, 16
Greek League Semifinals -19
Greek Cup Finalist -19
Greek A1 -19 (Player of the Week Rd.13)