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Shaquita Coffey
Shaquita Coffey

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Beaumont, Texas

High School:
West Brook HS

Height:
6-1

Position:
Forward

Experience:
2L

2005-06: Played in 26 of LU's 27 games, making 1 start as a sophomore ... Averaged 3.0 points and 3.0 rebounds per game ... Led or tied for the team lead in rebounds in three different games ... Scored a season-high 14 points and grabbed a season-high 10 rebounds against Prairie View A&M (12/14) ... Pulled down eight rebounds against Huston Tillotson (12/17) ... Scored 10 points against Stephen F. Austin (1/7) ... Pulled down six rebounds in the season-opener against Denver.

2004-05: Played in all 27 games as a true Freshman, making 20 starts ... Ranked third on the team with a 6.1 points per game scoring average ... Tied for second on the squad with 4.9 rebounds per contest ... Ranked second on the team with 24 blocked shots ... Led the team in scoring two times ... led the team in rebounding eight times ... Reached double figures in rebounding one time, pulling down 11 boards against Texas-Arlington (1/12) ... Scored a career-high 16 points against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (12/5) ... Tallied 14 points against Prairie View A&M (12/16) ... Scored 13 points against Stephen F. Austin (1/22) ... Recorded three blocked shots on two occasions, Sam Houston State (2/10), and Louisiana-Monroe (3/2) ... recorded four steals twice, Texas College (11/29) and Stephen F. Austin (1/22).

High School: Played for Jessie D. White at Westbrook High ... Averaged 12.5 points, 11.1 rebounds and 3.1 assists per game as a senior ... Was a four-time first team all-district selection and earned all-state honors in 2003 ... McDonald's All-American nominee as a senior ... Earned TABC All-Star honors in 2004 ... Named to the McAllen Memorial All-Tournament team.

Personal: Major is biology ... Also recruited by Stephen F. Austin, Texas-Pan American, San Jose State, San Diego, Boston University, Texas-Arlington, North Texas and Louisiana-Lafayette ... Born on September 20, 1985 in Beaumont, Texas ... Daughter of Jeanette Coffey.

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