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D'Nay Daniels

D'Nay Daniels

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Atlanta, Ga.

High School:
Greater Atlanta Christian School

Height:
5-10

Position:
G/F

An athletic player who can play both on the wing and in the post...attacks the rim and posesses a good mid-range game...also strong on defensely and on the glass.

As a Senior in 2010-11
Was named as a member of the 2010-11 All-Conference USA Second Team...Recorded a double double with 16 points and 10 boards vs Ohio State in the First Round of the NCAA Tournament(3/19/11)....Scored 12 points vs. Tulane in the C-USA Championship Game (3/12/11)...Named to the C-USA All-Tournament Team for her efforts in El Paso...Recorded a double-double with 16 points and 11 boards vs. Memphis in the C-USA Semifinals (3/11/11)...Recorded 18 points and grabbed seven rebounds vs. UAB in the C-USA Quarterfinals (3/10/11)...Recorded 14 points and pulled down seven rebounds vs. Memphis (3/3/11) on Senior Night...Recorded 16 points and at Southern Miss (2/27/11)...Recorded a double-double with 10 points and 11 boards vs. ECU (2/20/11)...Finished with17 points and pulled down seven rebounds vs. Tulane (2/17/11)...Recorded a double-doubleof 16 points and 11 boards at Marshall (2/13/11)....Scored 13 points and pulled down seven rebounds vs. UTEP (2/6/11)...Scored 16 points andhad nine rebounds at ECU (1/30/11)...Recorded a double-double with 13 points and 10 boards vs. Houston (1/27/11)...Recorded 19 points and pulled down seven rebounds vs. Marshall (1/23/11)...Became the 14th player in program history to reach 1,000-career points when she scores 14 points and added eight rebounds at Memphis (1/20/11)...Scored 17 points and pulled in nine boards at SMU (1/16/11)...Recorded a double double with 16 points and 10 boards vs. UAB (1/13/11)...Recorded a double double with 16 points and 10 boards vs. Southern Miss (1/9/11)...Recorded 21 points and pulled in eight rebounds at Rice (1/6/11)...Scored 18 points vs. Valdosta State (1/2/11)...Scored 17 points after shooting 8-of-11 from the floor and recorded seven rebounds vs. Tennesee Tech (12/29/10)...Recorded a double-double after scoring 16 points and pulling down10 rebounds at Wright State (12/22/10)...Scored 17 points and added eight boards at Florida State (12/15/10)...Scored 10 points which included 4-of-5 from the line and also snagged seven boards and three stealsagainst Middle Tennessee (12/7/10)...Shot a career-high 11-of-15 from the field for a career-high 25 points, while also grabbing a game-high nine rebounds in a 74-65 win over FIU (12/5/10)...Was the first UCF player to post a double-double this season with 17 points and 10 rebounds, and was 7-for-8 at the free-throw line and 5-of-11 from the field in the win over Western Kentucky (11/27/10)...Tallied 15 points and seven rebounds, was 5-of-6 from the field and 5-6 in free throws against Richmond (11/26/10)...Scored 11 points and grabbed eight rebounds against James Madison(11/20/10)...Had 10 rebounds and eight points in the win over Iona(11/19/10)...Totaled 14 points and seven rebounds in season opener against Florida(11/13/10).

As a Junior in 2009-10
Averaged 10.8 points and 6.5 rebounds in C-USA play...Had nine points and 12 rebounds in UCF's win over Marshall in the C-USA Tournament (3/8/10)...Scored 14 points in just 13 minutes at Southern Miss (3/3/10)...Had 11 points and eight rebounds in UCF's win at Tulsa (2/27/10)... Had third double-double against Rice (2/18/10), scoring 15 points and grabbing 10 rebounds...Notched a double-double of the season against Marshall (2/4/10), grabbing a career-high 13 rebounds to go with 10 points...Scored a season-high 20 points at UTEP (1/24/10), hitting 6-of-13 shots and 8-of-10 free throws...Performance was her third 20-point game of UCF career and first since Feb. 17, 2008 at ECU...Scored 10 points for the fifth time in 2009-10 against Southern Miss...Also added six rebounds and three steals...Scored 10 points against Notre Dame (12/29/09)...Played a season-high 31 minutes against the Fighting Irish...Notched 10 points against Alabama (12/14/09)...Hit all five of her shots against Jacksonville (12/2/09) to finish with 10 points...Grabbed eight rebounds to go with six points against Washington (12/6/09)...Had her first double-double of the season against Bethune-Cookman (11/20/09) with 10 points and 10 rebounds...Started and scored nine points in UCF's season opener at #24 MTSU (11/15/09).

As a Sophomore in 2008-09
Played in all 34 games for UCF, starting 10 contests...Key defender who helped force Pauline Love into a 4-for-15 performance in the championship game of the C-USA Tournament (3/8/09)...Posted 12 points and tied a career high with four assists against Memphis (2/26/09)...Scored nine points and grabbed a career-high 10 rebounds at East Carolina (2/15/09)...Tallied seven important points in victory over SMU (2/7/09)...Scored 10 points and grabbed six boards in win at Jacksonville (12/15/08)...Named to the Paradise Jam All-Tournament team after scoring in double figures in all three games of the tournament...Scored 12 points and a season-high nine rebounds against No. 6/7 Baylor (11/27/08) in a career-high 36 minutes...Tallied a season-high 15 points against Villanova (11/29/08).

As a Freshman in 2007-08
Played in each of the team's 30 games with 18 starts her freshman season...Ranked fourth on the team in scoring, averaging 10.2 ppg, and third in rebounding with 4.1 rpg...Was the team's leader in rebounds by a guard...Her 127 made field goals were second-most on the squad...Scored in double figures on 18 occasions during the year, including five of her last six games...Brought down at least four rebounds in 17 contests...Saw 30 or more minutes of action in six games, including a career-high 35 minutes vs. Southeastern Louisiana (12/15/07)...Fifth on the team in minutes played with 21.8 ppg...Averaged 17.3 ppg in her last three games of the season, earning starts in each of those contests and scoring 18 points in each of the team's last two games...Had a career-high nine rebounds vs. UAB (2/28/08) and followed up that performance by tying her career high vs. Memphis (3/1/08)...Scored 20 points, tying her season-high with nine made field goals at East Carolina (2/17/08)...Came up with a career-high five steals on the road at Tulsa (1/13/08)...Also tied her career high with four assists vs. the Golden Hurricane...Scored a career-high 22 points vs. Southeastern Louisiana (12/15/07), making nine field goals...Was a perfect 8-of-8 from the free-throw line vs. Miami (12/2/07).

Prior to UCF
A standout guard for Greater Atlanta Christian School, where she helped her team win the Georgia Class AA Championship in 2006-07...Nominated for the McDonald's All-American team...Averaged 16 points and seven rebounds per outing her final season...Twice received all-state recognition...Selected as Georgia's Class 2A Player of the Year as a junior...Named most valuable player at the South Gwinnett Turkey Shootout...Earned a spot on the Deep South Classic All-Tournament Team...Also an all-county selection in volleyball.

Personal
Daughter of Orlanda Daniels...Has an older brother, Dynin, and a niece, Micah...Brother played basketball at Polk State...Cousin, Rondell Mealy, was a four-year starting running back at LSU...Majoring in communications with a minor in psychology...Majoring in Interpersonal Organization Communications with a minor in marketing...Born in Metairie, La.

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