#42 Cree Nix
|HOMETOWN (PREVIOUS SCHOOL)||Grayson, Ga. (Greater Atlanta Christian)|
2008-2009:Led the Lady Bisons on the boards in offensive rebounds (82), defensive rebounds (143), total rebounds (225) and rebounds per game (7.5). …Also led the team in blocked shots (24). …Twice had a team high of seven offensive rebounds in a game (at Kennesaw State, 2/21; vs. North Florida, 2/28). …Set a team high for total rebounds in a game with 15 vs. North Florida (2/28). …Led the Lady Bisons in rebounds 15 times and tied for the lead three times. …Posted a double-double with a career-high and season-high 17 points and 13 rebounds at USC Upstate (1/15). …Also had a double-double, 12 points, 10 rebounds, vs. Gardner-Webb at Dayton Flyers Classic (2/29). ...Hit six-of-six from the free throw line, a season high in free throws made and percentage made vs. Gardner-Webb in the Dayton Flyers Classic (12/29). …Career-high 15 rebounds vs. North Florida (2/28). …Finished in double figures in rebounds five times and in double figures in scoring 10 times. ...Also led the team in scoring with 15 points vs. Campbell (1/8) and 12 at Florida Gulf Coast (1/29). ...Tied for the team lead in scoring with 10 points vs. Mercer (1/24). …Tied for second on team in field goals made 91, 3.0 per game). …Overall in the Atlantic Sun ranked fifth in rebounding (7.5 per game), fourth in defensive rebounds (4.80 per game), sixth in offensive rebounds (2.73 per game) and ninth in blocked shots (.80). …Rated sixth in A-Sun games only in rebounds (7.4), tied for sixth in offensive rebounds (2.80 per game), seventh in rebounds (4.8 per game) and 13th in blocked shots (.75 per game).
2007-2008:Strongest player on the team. …Back-to-back 14-point games at ETSU (2/16/08) and USC Upstate (2/18/08). …Tied her season high for points (14) four times this season against Fisk (11/13/07), at Florida Gulf Coast (2/4/08); at ETSU (2/16/08) and at USC Upstate (2/18/08). …Scored in double figures five times, with 13 against Bowling Green St. (11/15/07). …Season-high nine rebounds vs USC-Upstate (1/21/08). …Blocked season-high three shots vs ETSU (1/19/08). …Led team in scoring twice against Bowling Green State (11/15/07) and USC-Upstate (2/18/08) and tied for lead twice against Belmont (1/12/08) and at ETSU (2/16/08). …Led team in rebounding twice with five at Arkansas (11/11/07) and six against ETSU (1/19/08) and tied for the lead once at ETSU (2/16/08) seven. …Played season-high 24 minutes vs USC-Upstate (1/21/08). …Played in 28 games, started two.
High School: All-State performer at Greater Atlanta Christian School in Atlanta, Ga. ...Named to the GACA AA North All-State Team. ...Second team selection on the Atlanta Journal-Constitution[apos]s AA All-State Team. ...As a senior she averaged 7.6 points and 6.5 rebounds per game. ...She was credited with 59 steals and 33 assists. ... Named to the 6-AA All-Region team. ...Helped guide Greater Atlanta Christian to the GACA AA State Championship her senior season. ...She was also a member of the South Forsyth Shootout All-Tournament Team and the Deep South Classic All-Tournament Team. ... Also a member of the GACA State Championship Team in track and a member of two second place state teams. ...NamedAA All-State in the 300 hurdles. ... All-Region and All-Tournament.
Personal: Daughter of Shawn and Dyron Nix. ...Her father, Dyron, was former standout basketball player for the University of Tennessee. ...Drafted by the old Charlotte Hornets in the second round of the 1989 NBA draft. ...Has one younger brother, Dyron, Jr., age 13.