Shaquira Scott

#3 Shaquira Scott

POS. G
HT. 5-10
YR. Fr.
HOMETOWN Wilmette, Ill.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL) Loyola Academy

2011-2012: Played in Valpo's first ten games, earning nine starting assignments as a freshman ... season cut short due to season-ending injury prior to Horizon League play ... scored 8.1 points and 3.1 rebounds per game ... shot 35.3 percent (6-of-17) from three-point range ... shot 37 percent from the field ... reached double-digit point totals three times ... scored collegiate-best 18 points (7-of-14) against SIU-Edwardsville (Nov. 11) in first career game ... scored two points against Rice (Nov. 20) in first career start ... posted nine points, a block and a steal at Colorado (Nov. 25) ... scored 14 points and snatched a career-best seven rebounds versus Indiana Northwest (Nov. 30) ... nine-point, four-rebound effort against Lehigh (Dec. 3) ... posted 11 points in win against IPFW (Dec. 6) ... eight points and three boards at Pittsburgh (Dec. 10) ... played just seven minutes at Ball State (Dec. 18) before exiting with season-ending injury. 

Prep: A three-year prep letterwinner … won Illinois 2A state championship as a junior playing at Driscoll Catholic High School, leading time to a 33-1 record … Most Valuable Player of the state championships game in 2009-2010 … named to the All-Tournament Teams at Willowbrook and the Oswego Thanksgiving tournaments … earned Academic All-Suburban Christian Conference honors while at Driscoll … transferred to Loyola Academy prior to senior year .. played basketball for coach Jeremy Schoenecker ... played AAU for Illinois XCitement and coach Xavier Walton.

Personal: Shaquira is the daughter of Rodney and Michelle Scott … major is business … born Oct. 25, 1993.