23  Alicia Person
Alicia Person


Henderson, N.C.

High School:
South Vance




As a Freshman (2005-06) ... Battled back from shoulder surgery at the beginning of the season to play in seven games, starting in one ... Played three minutes against James Madison (12/18), her first collegiate game ... Earned her first ever start against Mississippi Valley State (12/30) ... Grabbed a career-best two rebounds against Houston (01/13) ... Dished out an assist at Rice (02/06) ... Averaged 2.1 minutes per game.

At Southern Vance High School ... Was a four-time All-Conference selection, averaging 17 points, five rebounds and three assists per game ... Four-year letterwinner and team captain ... Named team MVP as a senior ... In 2004 was named the 2A East Region Most Valuable Player, state tournament championship Most Outstanding Player, and finished third in balloting for the 2A State Player of the Year honors ... Earned all-Tournament team honors at the Nathan Gay Holiday Classic in 2003 ... All-conference on three occasions in track, winning the state championship in triple jump (2002) and long jump (2003) ... Amassed a 70-12 career record in women's basketball ... Earned four varsity letters.

Personal ... Intended major is broadcasting journalism and minor in elementary education ... Daughter of David Person and Regina Daye.