- Shimena Moore
Shimena  Moore


Harvest, Ala.

Last College:
Okaloosa Walton College




2005-06: Started 21 of the 25 games she played in during her first season at UAB ... averaged 3.7 ppg and 2.6 ppg, while adding 13 steals and three assists to her resume ... played a career-best 31 minutes against Ole Miss (12/3) ... scored a season-high eight points on two occasions ... first eight-point effort came against Alabama A&M (12/18) where she also nabbed four rebounds ... second time was at East Carolina (2/12) where she scored eight points, grabbed five boards and added one assist and one steal.

OKALOOSA-WALTON COLLEGE: Named to the all-academic team ... selected as a first-team junior college all-conference player in 2005 ... averaged 6.5 points and 3.0 rebounds a game in 2004-05.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played four years for coach June Seals at Sparkman High ... helped team win consecutive state championships in 2002 and 2003 ... McDonald's All-American nominee ... named all-area four consecutive years ... two-time regional MVP, all-state performer and 6A Player of the Year finalist ... received Metro Player of the Year honors ... Bryant-Jordan Scholar-Athlete award recipient as a senior in 2003 ... won basketball team's highest GPA award and finished in the top 10 percent of her class as a senior.

PERSONAL: Full name is Shimena Renea Moore ... nickname is Meme ... born on November 29, 1984 ... majoring in social work ... parents are Velvet Moore and George Moore, Jr. ... has three older brothers, Shawn, Tristan and Marcus, in addition to an older sister, Nicole Garth.