Carter named to Naismith Trophy Late Season Team

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ATLANTA, GEORGIA -- Texas A&M freshman guard Chennedy Carter was one of 30 players named to the Women’s Citizen Naismith Trophy Late Season Team. Named in honor of Dr. James Naismith, the Naismith Trophy recognizes the top Men's and Women's College Basketball Players of the Year.

Carter, the only freshman on the team, is averaging 21.0 points per game this season, which ranks second in the SEC. Carter has set the Texas A&M single-game scoring record with 46 points at USC on Dec. 15, and has already set the Texas A&M freshman season scoring record with 546.

Carter is one of seven SEC players on the team, which ties with the Pac-12 for the most among conferences.

From this list, the Naismith Awards Board of Selectors will identify the 10 national semifinalists, to be announced on Feb. 26.

Citizen Naismith Trophy Late Season Team

Name

Class

Position

School

Conference

Kristine Anigwe

Junior

C/F

California

Pac-12

Ariel Atkins

Senior

G

Texas

Big 12

Monique Billings

Senior

F

UCLA

Pac-12

Kalani Brown

Junior

C

Baylor

Big 12

Lexie Brown

Senior

G

Duke

ACC

Jordin Canada

Senior

G

UCLA

Pac-12

Chennedy Carter

Freshman

G

Texas A&M

SEC

Kaila Charles

Sophomore

G

Maryland

Big Ten

Napheesa Collier

Junior

F

UConn

AAC

Sophie Cunningham

Junior

G

Missouri

SEC

Asia Durr

Junior

G

Louisville

ACC

Katelynn Flaherty

Senior

G

Michigan

Big Ten

Marie Gulich

Senior

C

Oregon State

Pac-12

Megan Gustafson

Junior

F

Iowa

Big Ten

Ruthy Hebard

Sophomore

F

Oregon

Pac-12

Myisha Hines-Allen

Senior

F

Louisville

ACC

Sabrina Ionescu

Sophomore

G

Oregon

Pac-12

Brooke McCarty

Senior

G

Texas

Big 12

Teaira McCowan

Junior

C

Mississippi State

SEC

Brittany McPhee

Senior

G

Stanford

Pac-12

Kelsey Mitchell

Senior

G

Ohio State

Big Ten

Jaime Nared

Senior

G

Tennessee

SEC

Kia Nurse

Senior

G

UConn

AAC

Arike Ogunbowale

Junior

G

Notre Dame

ACC

Mercedes Russell

Senior

C

Tennessee

SEC

Katie Lou Samuelson

Junior

G/F

UConn

AAC

Shakayla Thomas

Senior

F

Florida State

ACC

Victoria Vivians

Senior

G

Mississippi State

SEC

Gabby Williams

Senior

F

UConn

AAC

A'ja Wilson

Senior

F

South Carolina

SEC