One of two returning starters...talented point guard who possesses excellent speed and good court vision...ability to push the ball up the floor should help the Salukis' transition game.
Started in 14 games before finishing as the Dawgs' fifth-leading scorer...averaged 4.7 points per game and ranked fifth on the team in assists (36) and third in steals (19)...boasted a 42.9 percentage from three-point range, where she knocked down six treys in 14 attempts...scored double figures in three outings, including a career-best 22 points vs. Indiana State (2/12/04)...she shot 9-of-12 from the field and 2-of-4 from the free throw line in that game against the Sycamores.
Brown Mackie College
Two-time first-team Region VI pick and team MVP...played 59 games...scored a total of 452 points and boasted a 14.1 ppg average...also averaged 5.2 rebounds and 3.6 assists per game in her two-year stint.
As a Prep
Attended Miami Jackson High School, where she was a two-time MVP and Freshman of the Year...earned Ms. Offense and Most Improved awards as a junior, and Ms. Defense laurels as a senior...averaged 15 points, four steals, three rebounds and two assists per game as a junior...posted 14 points, five steals, four rebounds and four assists her senior year...also a three-time state qualifier as a high jumper and pole vaulter on the track team.
Personal Full name is Daphney Desamours...majors in University Studies...born May 29, 1983...daughter of Rose Marie Desamours...is the last of nine children in her family.
Daphney Desamours' Career Statistics