MINERS

Cameasha Turner
2  Cameasha Turner

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Dallas, Texas

High School:
Lincoln HS

Height:
5-9

Position:
G

Experience:
1L

UTEP ITEMS
Named to the 2013 Conference USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll (minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average) ... also a recipient of the 2013 C-USA Academic Medal (minimum 3.75 cumulative GPA)

2012-13 (FRESHMAN)
True freshman who played bigger role as the season wore on ... appeared in 28 games, including starting six of the final eight ... was one of eight Miners to log at least 10.0 minutes per game (16.4) ... came off the bench her first 21 appearances on the season ... pitched in 3.1 points per game, 2.1 rebounds per contest & 1.0 assists per game ... ten of her 28 field goals made on the year were three-point makes ... earned at least 20 minutes of playing time in eight of the final nine tilts on the season ... did so one in her first 20 appearances with the Orange and Blue ... scored six points in her collegiate debut & the season-opening victory against LMU (11/10/12) ... career-best 10 points, aided by drilling a pair of triples, at SMU (3/3/13) ... also grabbed 12 boards, a personal high, to secure her initial double-double in the contest ... credited with a career-best four assists in the C-USA semifinal contest vs. UCF (3/15/13) ... 1-of-19 from distance over her first 18 contests ... heated up in final 10 tilts, sinking 10-of-24 three-point shots ... named to the C-USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll (min. 3.0 cumulative GPA) in addition to earning a C-USA Commissioner's Academic medal (min. 3.75 GPA).

PRIOR TO UTEP
Rated as No. 74 point guard in country & assessed a grade of 86 by ESPN HoopGurlz ... was voted as an All-District, All-Region and All-State honoree while starring at Lincoln HS ... also chosen as the District 12 4-A Offensive Player of the Year ... provided 15.2 ppg, 4.2 apg, 3.8 rpg and 3.2 steals as a senior ... excellent student who landed on the district's All-Academic squad and was the Valedictorian of her class.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Ophelia Davis and Vincent Roland ... has eight brothers and two sisters ... favorite basketball player is LeBron James ... started playing basketball in the seventh grade ... enjoys reading novels in her spare time ... is the first in her family to attend college ... born 4/24/94 (Dallas, Texas).

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