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Gevenia Carter

Gevenia Carter

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Houston, Texas

High School:
Westfield HS

Height:
5-8

Position:
G

11/27/2013

Five Star

Freshman Zykira Lewis has made an immediate impact for UCF

04/23/2013

Knights' Celebration Honors Soon-To-Be Graduates

More than 60 UCF student-athletes will graduate in May or August

04/18/2013

Knights Without Borders Trip Quickly Approaching

UCF student-athletes, administrators prepare for journey to Panama.

04/15/2013

UCF Honors Student-Athletes at 2013 Swords Awards

Knights hold annual awards banquet.

04/09/2013

2012-13 Review: Top Victories

A look back at the Knights' top triumphs.

03/15/2013

UCF vs. UTEP

UCF vs. UTEP

02/12/2012

UCF vs. UAB

The UCF women's basketball team won 41-39 against the Blazers in its Pack the House game on Feb. 12, 2012.

01/15/2012

UKNIGHT for Education: UCF 65 - So. Miss 47

UCF set a new school attendance record as 2,178 fans witnessed the Knights defeat the Golden Eagles on Jan. 15.

As a Senior in 2012-13:
-All-Conference USA Second Team
-Became 16th Knight to score 1,000 career points and finished her career ranked No. 9 on UCF's all-time leading scorers list with 1,111 points
-Led UCF on a magical run to the C-USA Tournament title game, scoring 83 points through the four-day span to match the third-best output by a player in tournament history
-Conference USA Player of the Week (2/18)
-Finished career ranked among program's top-10 leaders for career steals (175) and 3-point field goals made (94)
-Scored in double digits in all but four games and was team's leading scorer with 15.7 ppg
-One of three Knights in double figures at TCU (11/16) with team-high 18 points
-One of four Knights in double figures against No. 6 Louisville (11/20) with 16 points while adding team-high three assists
-Led team with 17 points against Mississippi State (11/22) to help UCF clinch first win over SEC program in school history
-Scored game-high 17 points and swiped eight steals against Bethune-Cookman (12/2) to tie for sixth in UCF record book for single-game production
-Netted team-high 15 points to go along with six assists versus Presbyterian (12/17)
-Swiped game-high five steals and sank the game-winning free throws in comeback versus South Alabama (12/19)
-Recorded 16 points, five assists and six rebounds to help UCF end Florida Gulf Coast's 16-home-game win streak
-Drained career-high four 3-pointers en route to game-high 21 point outing in win at Bowling Green (1/4)
-Chipped in 17 points, including two clutch threes in the second half, and added six assists to help give UCF its first win at Memphis (1/27) in three years
-Had three-straight 20-point outings, including career-high 29 points off a career-best 12-of-17 from the field in win at Southern Miss (2/14)

As a Junior in 2011-12:
-Started 24 of 28 games and served as team's second-leading scorer with 11.4 points per game
-Dished team-high 77 assists through the season...Ranked among the Conference USA's top 10 scoring leaders in conference play with 13 points per game
-One of three Knights in double figures with 14 points in triple-overtime season opener at South Alabama (11/12)
-Sank a career-best 8-of-10 from the field for game-high 21 points in home-opening win against Florida A&M (11/18)
-One of three Knights in double figures with 12 points against Fordham (11/25)
-Scored a game-high 16 points and tallied four assists and four steals against Hartford (11/26)
-Produced eight points, seven rebounds and a game-high five assists against FIU (12/2)
-Dished a game-high five assists against Savannah State (12/11)
-Scored 11 points and played 36 minutes in UCF's first win over an ACC opponent in 25 years in a 41-32 win over Virginia Tech (12/18)
-Led UCF with 16 points at Tulane (1/15)
-Scored game-high 23 points against Southern Miss in front of a school-record crowd
-Two games later, re-set career-high with 28 points - 20 in the second half alone to nearly outscore the Herd's 21 second-half points -- to lead UCF to its first road win of the season at Marshall (1/22)
-Named Conference USA Player of the Week following those performances
-Led UCF with 14 points against Tulsa (2/2)
-Paced UCF with a game-high 23 points against Memphis (2/19).

As a Sophomore in 2010-11:
-Recorded 10 points vs. Tulane in the C-USA Championship Game (3/12/11)
-Scored 10 points at UAB (2/24/11)...Dropped 15 points vs. Tulane (2/17/11)
-Recorded nine points vs. UTEP (2/10/11), including the game-winning halfcourt shot as time expired
-Dropped nine points at East Carolina (1/30/11)
-Scored a career-high 22 points vs. Houston (1/27/11)
-Scored 11 points after shooting 3-of-5 vs. Jacksonville (12/20/11)
-Scored six points, which included a 4-of-4 showing from the free-throw line, against Savannah State (11/30/10)
-Had a career-high 16 points against James Madison (11/20/2010)
-Notched six points in win over Iona(11/19/10)
-Scored 12 points in season opener against Florida (11/13/10).

As a Freshman in 2009-10:
-Knocked down an important three-pointer in UCF's win over Tulsa (2/27/10)
-Played 21 minutes against No. 3 Notre Dame (12/29/09), scoring seven points
-Earned Conference USA Freshman of the Week honors on Dec. 22
-Went 4-for-6 from the field and scored nine points against Jackson State (12/20/09)
-Scored six points in just six minutes against No. 10/6 Florida State
-Had the best game of her young career against Alabama (12/14/09), scoring 10 points and tallying three steals in 24 minutes
-Knocked down 2-of-3 from long range in the game...Played a season-high 11 minutes at FAU (12/12/09), scoring four points and adding two assists and a steal
-Tallied four points at Jacksonville (12/2/09)
-Scored her first career points with four against Bethune-Cookman (11/20/09)
-Drained a three-pointer and also had an assist and a steal in 10 minutes of play
-Made her collegiate debut at Middle Tennessee (11/15/09), playing two minutes for the Knights

Prior to UCF:
-Played basketball for Westfield High School in Houston
-Ranked 61st nationally in the Class of 2009 in ESPNU's HoopGurlz Top 100, and was listed as the 12th-ranked shooting guard in the country
-Also the sixth-highest ranked player from the state of Texas, which had three of the nation's top five recruits
-As a senior, averaged 17.7 points, 7.1 steals, 5.9 assists and 3.5 rebounds per game
-Played in the Greater Houston Area Girls Basketball Coaches Association All-Star Game after the season and claimed MVP honors after scoring 13 points
-Also played in the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches (TABC) All-Star Game
-In her junior season, Carter averaged 18.5 points, 6.5 assists and 4.2 steals per contest
-Stellar background in AAU basketball while playing for the Houston Insiders...Made the all-tournament team in 2007 and 2008 while helping the Insiders to second and third-place finishes at Basketball at the Bayou
-Drew interest from numerous top-notch programs, including Texas A&M, Kansas, Kansas State, Houston and Rice.

Personal:
-Daughter of Telekia Foots and Charles Carter
-Father was part of the Houston Texans inaugural NFL season in 2002
-Has five younger siblings, Shevenia, J'Marcus, Jarard, Clayton and Sarai
-Majoring in hospitality management.

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