1  Shae Nelson
Shae  Nelson


Cordova, Tenn.

High School:

Last College:
Northwest Florida State




ECU Concludes the Season with an 86-68 Loss at George Washington

Jada Payne notches a double-double in the setback

2014-15: Appeared in all 33 games and made two starts during her senior campaign…Averaged 6.1 points on better than 31-percent shooting in just under 16 minutes per game overall and scored 7.3 points per contest in conference play…Made 41 three-pointers on the year…Ranked second on the team in charges drawn with 16…Was the first sub off the bench 13 times which ranked second on the team…Scored in double figures seven times and knocked down three or more treys on seven different occasions…Led the Pirates in scoring twice…Hit four threes and tied for a team-high with 12 points in just 14 minutes of action in the win over Bethune-Cookman (11/23)…Scored 14 points and played 25 minutes on 4-of-7 shooting from beyond the arc, including three-straight triples in a 57-second span to spark a 16-0 run in the second half in the road win at Ohio (12/6)…Had seven points, five rebounds, three assists, two blocks and three steals in 19 minutes at Loyola-Maryland (12/9)…Took a season-high 12 shots at Memphis (1/4)…Scored 13 points on five made field goals in ECU’s first conference win of the season at Houston (1/10)…Scored 13 points for the second straight game and shot a perfect 6-for-6 at the free throw line in the win at Tulsa (1/14)…Snatched a career-high four steals at SMU (1/21)…Scored 13 points and dished out a career-high four assists while hitting two clutch threes – including the go-ahead basket to cap a 14-2 run in a comeback win at Tulane (1/31)… Matched her career-high with 27 minutes of court time and poured in a season-high and game-high 18 points in the win over Houston (2/3)…Notched her third straight double-digit scoring performance with 16 points on a season-high six field goals made, including shooting 4-for-7 from three in the win at Cincinnati (2/10)…Tied her career-high with four steals against SMU (2/21)…Scored eight points to with three assists and two blocks off the bench in the American Conference quarterfinal win over Temple (3/7)…Tallied 11 points and matched her career-high with four assists in the second round of the WNIT against NC State (3/22).

Played in 27 games and earned one start in her first year at East Carolina...Was the Pirates' third leading scorer with 296 points to average 11.0 points per game...Posted 84 rebounds (3.1 per game), 22 steals, 12 assists and four blocks...Poured in a career-best 27-point performance at UAB (2/8/14) after connecting on 9-of-19 field goals, 5-of-8 three-pointers and 4-of-4 free throw attempts...Registered a career-high seven boards in ECU's season opener against Virginia Intermont (11/8/13)...Grabbed a seasob-best three steals versus Florida Atlantic (1/8/14)...Led the Pirates in scoring on five occasions...Tallied two games as ECU's leading rebounder...Notched 11 double-figure scoring games...Tallied 20-plus point performances on three occasions at Marshall (2/5/14), at UAB (2/8/14) and at George Washington (3/19/14) in the first round of the WNIT...Member of the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll...Named to the ECU Athletics Director's Honor Roll.

2011-13: Saw action at Northwest Florida State College...Ranked as the No. 25 junior college player in the country by Dan Olson Collegiate Girls Basketball Report.

2010-11: Played in 24 games and made 12 starts during her first season with Ole Miss... Finished the year third on the team in scoring, averaging 7.8 points per game...Averaged 2.7 rebounds per game and was third on the team in minutes per game with 27.2... Recorded a team-best 45 three pointers on the year including 35 in SEC play...Scored in double figures in eight games including a pair of 20-point games...Recorded a career-high 22 points against No. 17/18 Kentucky (Jan. 27) including six threes...Added 21 points at Auburn (Jan. 13) on seven three pointers to tie the school record for three pointers in a game...Recorded at least one made three pointer in 21 of the 24 games she appeared in including at least one in each of her first 17 appearances...Grabbed a career-high eight boards in a 64-60 win over Nicholls State (Nov. 20) and added seven at Hawai`i (Nov. 27)...Recorded a career-high four steals in a 69-60 win against Sam Houston State (Nov. 13) and dished out a career-high three assists in a 69-65 win at No. 23/24 Arkansas (Jan. 23)...ended the year fourth in the SEC in league games in three-point field goals made (35, 2.2).

High School: Attended Cordova High School in Cordova, Tenn...Lettered four years in basketball and was a member of the junior varsity volleyball team as a sophomore...Was an All-District selection as a freshman, junior and senior...Four-time Commercial Appeal Best of The Preps honoree...Averaged 16.8 points per game, 9.6 rebounds per game and 1.6 assists per game as a senior...Averaged 17.5 points per game as a junior...Graduated high school with honors and maintained a 3.6 GPA or higher in high school.

Personal: Born Shae'ann Desire Nelson on October 8, 1991...Daughter of Andre and Connie Nelson...Majoring in social work.