OU Women's Basketball BIO
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Gioya Carter
Player Profile:
Gioya Carter 1576438
Position: Guard
Height: 5'9"
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Midwest City, Okla.
High School: Carl Albert
Experience: High School
Season GP-GS FG-A FG% 3FG-A 3FG-% FT-A FT% REB RPG AST TO BLK STL PTS PPG
2013-14 33-18 65-178 .365 7-35 .200 49-77 .636 105 3.2 53 66 6 32 186 5.6
2014-15 33-26 112-280 .400 30-75 .400 73-92 .793 112 3.4 62 66 9 27 327 9.9
2015-16 22-17 70-182 .385 16-59 .271 30-39 .769 49 2.2 24 33 1 14 186 8.5
2016-17 32-24 88-229 .384 21-60 .350 50-64 .781 89 2.8 43 52 4 28 247 7.7
TOTAL 120-85 335-869 .386 74-229 .323 202-272 .743 355 3.0 182 217 20 101 946 7.9

Gioya Carter2016-17 (SENIOR)
Made 24 starts and appeared in 32 games during her senior season ... Was fifth on the team with 7.7 points per game, while averaging 2.8 rebounds and 1.3 assists per game ... Finished with 17 points in the final game of her career, finishing 7-of-11 from the floor with three 3-pointers in the second round of the NCAA Tournament at Washington (March 20) ... Led the team in scoring with a season-high 18 points and knocked down season-high four treys at Kentucky (Dec. 1) in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge ... Recorded 16 points on 5-for-11 shooting from the field and 6-of-7 at the foul line, while collecting eight rebounds in OU's season-opening win over Southern Illinois (Nov. 13) ... Added in 14 points in OU's double-overtime victory against West Virginia (Feb. 7) ... Played season-best 35 minutes versus Iowa State (Jan. 25), filling the stat sheet with eight points, six rebounds and six assists ... Scored in double figures 11 times.

2015-16 (JUNIOR)
Appeared in 22 games and made 17 starts ... Missed first 11 games due to injury, but returned for OU's Big 12 opener against Kansas on Dec. 30 ... Finished the season averaging 8.5 points, 2.2 rebounds and 1.1 assists per game ... Made return to starting lineup against Texas Tech (Jan. 20) and finished in double figures with 13 points ... Played season-high 31 minutes and scored 19 points on 8-of-12 shooting (eight made field goals tied a career high) at Kansas State (Feb. 9) ... Led team with 17 points on 7-of-14 shooting against Oklahoma State (Feb. 3) ... Added 15 points on the road at Texas Tech (March 1) ... Pulled down season-high rebounds at Iowa State (Jan. 30) ... Picked up a career-high five steals against West Virginia (Jan. 27) ... Scored in double figures 12 times (seven straight games from Jan. 27 to Feb. 17).

2014-15 (SOPHOMORE)

All-Big 12 Second Team honoree … Played in all 33 games for the Sooners, getting the starting nod 26 times … Averaged 9.9 points, 3.4 rebounds and 1.9 assists in 21.5 minutes per game … Shot .400 from the field (112-for-280) and .793 from the free throw line (73-for-92) … Registered double-figure points on 14 occasions, including in 10 Big 12 contests … Led the team in scoring in six games … Scored a career-high 24 points twice; against West Virginia on Jan. 4 and at TCU on Jan. 17 … Grabbed a career-high nine rebounds versus Texas Tech on Jan. 24 … Was perfect from the charity stripe in 16 contests … Finished the season not missing a free throw in the final seven games, hitting 18-for-18.  

2013-14 (FRESHMAN)
Started 18 of 33 games played … Averaged 5.6 points, 3.2 rebounds and 1.6 assists … Scored 7.0 points per game as a starter … Scored in double digits six times … Was at her best against OU’s toughest opponents with career-high 12 points versus Louisville (Nov. 17), Baylor (Feb. 3) and West Virginia (Feb. 13).

HIGH SCHOOL: Averaged 18.3 points and 7.4 rebounds as a senior, helping Carl Albert High School reach their ninth consecutive state tournament and Class 5A semifinals … Averaged 13.1 points as a junior for Carl Albert High School, leading the Titans to the Oklahoma state tournament semifinals in 2012 … Class 5A All-State First Team (2012, 2013) and All-Tournament Team member (2012, 2013) ... The Oklahoman’s Super Five Player of the Year (2013) ... The Oklahoman’s Big All-City Player of the Year (2013).

PERSONAL: Daugther of Tana and Harry Carter … Three older siblings, brothers Felipa and Madison and sister Malaysha.
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