2011-12 Women's Basketball
Abril Peeples
Abril Peeples
No.: 1
Pos.: G
Cl.: R-So.
Ht.: 5-7
Hometown (Last School): Americus, GA (Americus Sumter)
Rosters: 2011-12 Women's Basketball
2011-12: Appeared in 31 games, including 20 starts as a redshirt-sophomore … played in 26.6 minutes a contest after battling knee injuries the first two seasons … named to the A-Sun all-tournament team … led the team with 75 assists, while finishing second in points (10.8) and third in steals (52) … scored in double-digits on 19 occasions, including a season-best 22 against Florida A&M (11/14) and Belmont (3/1) … ended the season scoring double-digits in the final six games … recorded 19 points on 7 of 17 attempts and three makes beyond the arc vs. ETSU (1/14) … scored 17 points against South Carolina State (12/29), Lipscomb (1/26) and Mercer (2/18) … recorded four or more assists seven times, including six in both games against Mercer … also tallied five assists against Lipscomb (1/2) and USC Upstate (1/12) … finished with at least five rebounds in nine games … had a season-best nine boards to go along with 12 points at Florida Gulf Coast (1/9) … tallied six boards in consecutive games at Lipscomb (1/26) and Belmont (1/28).

2010-11: Saw action at Mercer (1/24), but suffered another knee injury to put her out for the season ... nailed the first two three pointers she took off the bench against the Bears while also adding an assist.

2009-10: Played in eight games before missing the reminder of the season due to a knee injury ... recorded a season-high 11 points, five rebounds, three assists and three steals vs. USF (12/2) ... had four assists and seven points in the season opener at Wake Forest (11/13) ... also had three assists at George Mason (11/23) and ETSU (12/21).

High School: Four-year starter at Americus-Sumter High School under Evelyn Wright ... named team MVP in her final two seasons ... as a senior, she was earned first team all-state honors after averaging 16.3 points, 3.5 steals, and five assists per contest ... as a junior, she averaged 15 points and five rebounds per game to lead the Panthers to the second round of the playoffs with a 26-3 record…as a junior, she earned the High Performance award and the assist award after averaging 4.0 assists per game ... as a freshman, she posted 15 points, 3.5 steals and five assists per contest to receive Rookie of the Year accolades.

Personal: Born Oct. 7, 1991, in Americus, Ga ... daughter of Constance Peeples ... has two sisters: LaShonda and Ebony; and a brother, Patrick ... major is accounting.