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NC A&T Women's Basketball BIO
50 Eboni Ross
Eboni Ross 945227

Battled an ankle injury throughout the 2013-14 season but was still able to contribute in the post for the Aggies … Has 489 points, 360 rebounds, 79 blocks, and 68 steals in 62 games played… … Has been one of the most accurate shooters in the MEAC over the first two years of her career with a .536 shooting percentage… Had a breakout season in 2012-13, earning MEAC Rookie of the Year honors and winning six total MEAC Rookie of the Week awards…Also named to the MEAC All-Rookie and All-Tournament teams…Sat out the 2011-12 season to focus on academics… Earned the team’s most improved award in 2012-13.

2013-14 Season: Played in 30 games and started 12  … Averaged a team-high 6.0 rebounds and  7.7 points per game … Led the Aggies in blocks (26) and field goal percentage (.547) …Tabbed a team-high two double-doubles … Finished with at least one block in eight straight games from Nov. 21-Jan. 3…Finished with 10 points and a career-high 16 rebounds (12 offensive) in a win at Elon on Dec. 31 … Her second double-double  consisted of 11 points and 10 rebounds against Savannah State on March 1  … Scored in double figures 10 times and finished with a season-high 16 points at Howard on Feb. 3 … Led the Aggies in rebounds nine times ... Recorded four steals in a pair of games against Stetson on Nov. 16 and William & Mary on Jan. 3 …Posted three games where she tallied two blocks … Finished with two assists against rival N.C. Central on Feb. 22….At the 2014 MEAC tournament, went 6-for-6 and had 12 points to help the Aggies advanced past Bethune-Cookman in Norfolk, Va.

2012-13 Season:  Played in 32 games and started in 20 as a redshirt freshman… Averaged 8.0 points, 5.6 rebounds and 1.7 blocks per game… Earned MEAC Rookie of the Year, becoming the second A&T player in school history to win the honor…Was named MEAC Rookie of the Week six times this season (Dec. 3, Jan. 7, Jan. 21, Feb. 11, Feb. 18 and Feb. 25)….Ranked   fourth on the team in scoring with 257 points, second on the team with 179 rebounds and first on the team with 53 blocks…Her season marked the seventh time in program history that a player has recorded 50 or more blocks…Led the MEAC with a .528 field goal percentage… Led  the team in scoring five times, in rebounding nine times, in steals five times and in blocked shots 23 times…Also had two double-doubles…Recorded 11 points along with seven rebounds in the victory over George Washington on Jan. 6…Came into the game after starting center Nikia Gorham went down with a knee injury…Had 17 points, five rebounds and two blocks in the Jan. 14 win over Florida A&M…Had a season-high 10 rebounds against Coppin State on Jan. 28…Posted 15 points and a team-best nine rebounds with a season-high six blocks at Delaware State on Feb. 4…It was the most blocks in a game since LaPorsha Lowry had six at Howard on Feb. 5, 2007….Provided  a team-high 15 points, six rebounds and two blocks over Florida A&M on Feb. 11…On Feb. 23, she recorded a double-double with a season-high 18 points and 10 rebounds with three blocks at N.C. Central…Had 10 points and 10 rebounds with five blocks on March 7…Matched a season-high with 18 points against Norfolk State on March 13…Recorded double-figures in the last nine games, entering the WNIT…Had eight points and a team-high seven rebounds with two steals against James Madison in the WNIT on March 21.

2011-12 Season: Did not play

High School: Attended Richland Northeast High and Eau Clair High…Named to the all-region team for three consecutive years and played varsity basketball for all four…Also competed in soccer, volleyball, cross country and track.

Personal: Full name is Eboni D. Ross…She is the daughter of Kisa Q. Ross……Has two siblings, Terrell and Essence, and was born on Feb. 28, 1993…Majors in sports science and fitness management and plans to play basketball overseasPlans on playing basketball overseas…Other interests include dancing…Her favorite television show is “Scooby-Doo” and her favorite food is corn.  

 

Position: Forward/Center
Height: 6'3"
Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Columbia, S.C.
High School: Eau Claire
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