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- Lauren McGraw
Lauren McGraw

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Lauderhill, Fla.

High School:
Dillard High School

Last College:
Memphis

Height:
5-8

Position:
Guard

Experience:
2L



*Will sit out the 2013-14 season due to transfer rules and will have two years of eligibilty

Pre-UAB

2012-13 (Sophomore): Appeared in all 32 games for the Tigers as a sophomore, averaging 3.5 points and 2.0 rebounds a game...Made 12 starts for Memphis, 11 of those in conference play...Scored a career-best 11 points in a road win at Saint Louis, shooting 4-for-9 from the field and 2-for-3 from three-point range...That was her first career double-digit scoring game...Had a career-best eight rebounds in the loss to Illinois...Had a season-best four assists in the win at Seton Hall right before the semester break...Finished with 29 steals, including seven multiple-steal games...Had a season-best three steals in the road loss at UCF...Shot 60.0 percent from the free-throw line (30-for-50).

2011-12 (Freshman): Played in 31 of 33 games for the Tigers with four career starts...Made her first career start in a televised victory over UCF at FedExForum...Averaged 2.2 points and 1.1 rebounds per game...Also added 30 steals, 31 assists and a blocked shot...Scored a career-best eight points in a win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff...Also had a career-high four rebounds in that same game...Knocked down her first collegiate three-point field goal in the season-opening win over Saint Louis at FedExForum...Finished with five three-point field goals made...Shot 36.8 percent from the free throw line and 32.4 percent from the field...Played 20 or more minutes six times, including a career-high 30 minutes in the win over Houston...Memphis was 3-1 with McGraw as a starter, including road wins at SMU and UCF.

Prep
Lauren McGraw went to Memphis from Dillard High School in Lauderhill, Fla. ... helped her team to back-to-back state 5A championships while playing for Florida's all-time winningest coach, Marcia Pinder ... helped her senior squad to a 22-7 record, averaging 7.2 points, 4.0 assists, 2.8 rebounds and 3.0 steals for the Panthers ... named a Florida Athletic Coaches Association All-state honoree in 5A and a Sun Sentinel scholar athlete ... lettered in varsity flag football at Dillard, earning the MVP offense award ... following a junior season where she averaged 8.7 points, 4.8 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 3.7 steals while shooting 43 percent from the field, she was named a Sun Sentinel Broward County Fab 5 heading in to her senior campaign ... named to the Big 8 All-Tournament Team and a Broward County basketball all-star game player ... FACA All Star game player ... considered a three-star recruit by ESPN HoopGurlz and the No. 71 guard in the class according to ESPN Scouts, Inc ... played club ball with the South Florida Lady Jaguars and Team Breakdown, coached by Pat Gajardo ... Honor Roll student ... graduated in top 10 percent in her class and received the Delta Sigma Theta Legend Award.

Personal: Birthday is June 1 ... daughter of Bruce and Norma McGraw ... has one older sister, Brittany.