- position Guard
- height 5-5
- class Senior
- Hometown Houston, Texas
- Previous School Texas
The top ranked point guard in the class of 2017 according to ESPN.com and the Big 12 Preseason Freshman of the Year at Texas in 2017-18 … Elite guard who can score multiple ways and also defend … Fast and explosive on both ends of the court … Will sit out the spring and fall semesters of 2019 and be eligible to compete for Kentucky after the fall semester next December … Joined the team before the new year.
Spent her freshman season at Texas, helping the Longhorns to the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 by averaging 2.8 points in 7.6 minutes per game … Played in one game during the 2018-19 season at Texas, scoring six points in nine minutes going 2-of-4 from the field and 1-of-2 from long range with two rebounds.
Had an incredible high school career at North Shore High School in Houston where she finished as the school’s all-time leading scorer with 3,177 points … Participated in the 2017 McDonald’s All-American Game and won the 3-point shooting contest at the event … Was ranked as the top point guard and the fourth-best player overall in the 2017 class according to ESPN.com after averaging 28.7 points per game, 6.1 rebounds per game and 4.9 assists per game as a senior … Her senior season was full of honors as she was named a Naismith Trophy Second-Team All-American, a WBCA Coaches All-American and a semifinalist for the Naismith High School Player of the Year award … As a junior in 2015-16, Patterson averaged 24.5 points per game, 5.4 steals per game and 4.8 assists per game … On top of being a Texas Association of Basketball Coaches All-State selection, she was the District 21-6A Most Valuable Player and was tabbed to the all-tournament team of the state tournament … Led her team to the state semifinals with a 36-2 overall record as a junior. In a game against West Brook her junior season, she recorded a triple-double with 24 points, 12 assists and 11 steals.
Place of Birth: Houston, Texas … Parent(s): Greg and Sonya Patterson … Siblings: Two sisters – Destiny and Makayla; Destiny played volleyball at the University of Houston. … Major: Media arts and studies … Shooting Hand: Right