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  Sami Jo Cotton

Sami Jo Cotton

Player Profile

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Crowder, Oklahoma

Last College:
Northeastern OK A&M

Height:
5-7

Position:
Guard

Birthdate:
06/29/1982

Season Outlook: A deadly three-point threat from anywhere on the floor that will be exciting to watch day in and day out...worked with coach Smith's system before and knows it, so she'll be able to step up right away and play a major role at the guard position.

Junior College: Played with coach Smith's 35-1 team and helped lead them to the national championship her freshman year...Last season she averaged 16.7 points per game...shot 46 percent from behind the arc...led her team in three-pointers with 58...team finished 5th in the national tournament...recorded a career record of 66-7 at NEO...All-Region selection in 2002 and 2003...team MVP 2003...NJCAA Academic All-American.

Prep: Attended Crowder High School...four year All-Conference selection...four year All-Tournament selection...2001 All-Region selection...2001 All-State selection.

Personal: Born 6-29-82...daughter of Sam and Peggy Cotton...college major is physical education...favorite athlete is Jackie Stiles...chose Southeast for the chance to play Division I basketball...also recruited by Fresno State, U-Mass and Rhode Island...biggest sports thrill was going to the NJCAA National Finals and finishing 35-1...she lists her mom as her biggest athletic influence because of her 100 percent support.

 
 

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