14 - Icey Patterson
Icey Patterson
Height: 5-4
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Seneca, S.C.
High School: Seneca HS
Position: G

As a sophomore (2010-2011): Played and started in 25 games...Sixth in the conference in assists per game (3.4)...Seventh in steals (2.1) and eighth in assist-turnover ratio (0.9)...Led the team in assists and steals per game...Third in scoring (8.9)...Averaged 2.8 rebounds per game...Scored in double digits in 14 games...Back-to-back 13-point performances against Tennessee Wesleyan (Nov. 18) and Milligan (Nov. 22) to open the season...Scored 12 points and tallied a season-high seven steals against Pfeiffer (Dec. 1)...Season-high 11 assists at Converse (Jan. 3)...Scored in double figures in six straight games (Jan. 6-29)...Poured in a season-high 18 points on 7-of-14 shooting at Queens (Feb. 7)...Scored 16 points and grabbed a season-high seven rebounds against Erskine (Feb. 10)...Tallied 14 points, eight assists, and six boards at St. Andrews (Feb. 12).

As a freshman (2009-2010): Played in 10 games, including six starts...Season cut short due to injury...Averaged 7.1 points and 1.7 rebounds per game.

High School: Graduated from Seneca High School in Seneca, S.C…Coached by Amanda Holder…Named team captain and Player of the Year in 2008 and 2009, Christmas Tournament MVP, Daily Journal MVP…Averaged 14 points, three assists and three steals per game through her high school career.

Personal: Full name is Icey L. Patterson...Born on Jul. 27, 1990 in Seneca, S.C…Daughter of Lasonia Patterson…Has one brother, Pertencut Patterson, and one sister, Tasha Wilson…Majoring in sports science.

More about Icey: Favorite book: The Bible…Favorite midnight snack: Chips…Favorite Song: “Take Me Away” by Keyshiacole… Favorite sports team: Duke University…Favorite athlete: Tamkia Catchings of the WNBA Indiana Fever…Icey can’t imagine a week without: a cellphone or food…Favorite color: Purple…Favorite food: Spaghetti…Favorite sport other than basketball: Football…People Icey most admires: Her mother and grandpa…Best advice Icey has ever been given: “Never give up”…When Icey was a kid, she tried to be like: Ivory Latta of the WNBA Tulsa Shock (formerly the Detroit Shock)…When people first meet Icey, they think: She is shy.