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Shaneese Bailey








Callahan, Fla.

High School

University Christian School

Shaneese Bailey - Women's Basketball - University of Miami Athletics

As a Redshirt Senior (2017-18): Played in 30 of 32 games, missing two with a lower extremity injury … Earned 17 consecutive starts prior to getting hurt … Scored in double figures 10 times, including six times in a span of nine games with four in a row … Placed second on the team in free throw percentage (min. 1 FTA per game, 74.2), as well as third in offensive rebounding (1.3), free throws made (69) and attempted (93) … Finished fourth among Hurricanes in field goal percentage (min. 2 FGM per game, 44.3) and fifth in rebounding (3.5) … Led or co-led Miami in assists on three occasions, as well as twice each in scoring and rebounding … Logged six rebounds and two steals in the season opener versus FIU (11/10) … Notched five boards and a pair of steals against Vermont (11/12) … At Colorado (11/18), made multiple 3-pointers for the first time as a Hurricane … Scored a season-high 14 points, shot 4-of-5 at the line, pulled down seven rebounds, dished out two assists and notched two steals against New Orleans (11/21) … Shot 5-of-7 from the stripe and made a 3-pointer in the win over Michigan State (11/30) … Tallied five boards versus St. John’s (12/3) … In her first start of the year, registered 11 points and five rebounds in 30 minutes in the victory over Kentucky (12/10) … Pulled down a season-best 10 boards, tying for the game lead, and added two steals against Alabama State (12/15) … Scored 13 points and added two assists in a co-team-high 29 minutes versus Sacramento State (12/18) … Totaled a then-season-best three assists versus Bethune-Cookman (12/28) to tie for the team lead … Tallied a co-team-high 13 points on 6-of-11 shooting, setting a season high for makes, in 31 minutes of action in the triumph over No. 14/15 Duke (12/31) … In a team- and season-high 35 minutes at second-ranked Notre Dame (1/4), amassed 13 points, a game-best eight rebounds and a season-high four assists, as well as shot 5-of-6 from the stripe … Scored 10 points on 5-of-6 shooting versus Wake Forest (1/7) … Recorded double-digit points for the fourth game in a row with 10 points in a team-best 29 minutes at No. 13/12 Florida State (1/11), connecting on all four of her free throws … Grabbed five boards in the win over Syracuse (1/18) … Finished with a team-high 12 points, five rebounds and a team-high-tying three assists at Boston College (1/21) and hit all four of her free throws … Set season highs in free throws made (six) and attempted (nine) versus fourth-ranked Louisville (1/25), while serving as the primary defender on Asia Durr, the eventual ACC Player of the Year, who totaled seven points on 1-of-7 shooting … Notched a co-team-high three assists at Virginia Tech (1/28) … Posted 11 points at North Carolina (2/4) … In her final start, registered two steals versus No. 12/12 Florida State (2/11) … Did not play against Pittsburgh (2/15) and at Virginia (2/18) due to injury, the only games she missed as a Hurricane … In her return to the court, went 4-of-4 at the line at Georgia Tech (2/22) … Against Virginia Tech (2/25), finished with 13 points on 6-of-10 shooting, made a 3-pointer and tied for the game lead with three steals in her last home game.

As a Redshirt Junior (2016-17): Played in all 33 games and earned a pair of starts … Averaged 3.3 points and 1.7 rebounds in 10.1 minutes per game … Shot 36-of-43 from the free throw line to post a team-best (no min.) clip of 83.7 percent and rank fourth in makes … Co-led Miami in rebounding on one occasion … Notched a pair of rebounds in seven minutes of action her Miami debut at No. 19/19 Kentucky (11/11) … Scored her first three points as a Hurricane and logged a co-season-high two steals versus Albany (11/13) … Registered four points, three rebounds and her first two assists as a Hurricane in the home opener against Charlotte (11/16) … Notched four points and the first blocked shot of her Miami career at St. John’s (11/20) … Logged nine points on 4-of-5 shooting and a season-high-tying two steals versus Grambling State (11/25) … Registered seven points and a season-high-tying two assists against Loyola Chicago (12/6) … Scored six points in her first ACC road game at Pittsburgh (1/2) … In her first start as a Hurricane versus North Carolina (1/26), set season highs in points (17), rebounds (six), minutes (24), field goals made (seven) and field goals attempted (10), plus tied her season best with two assists … Scored Miami’s first nine points against the Tar Heels, matching her highest mark in any other full game all season … Also earned the starting nod against Boston College (1/29), logging four points … Posted six points and made all four of her free throw attempts at fifth-ranked Florida State (2/6) … Registered eight points and went 4-of-4 from the stripe in the regular season finale against Georgia Tech (2/26) … Totaled eight points, a co-game-high five rebounds and a season-high-tying two assists versus Georgia Tech (3/2) in the ACC Tournament opener.

As a Junior (2015-16): Transferred from Florida Atlantic University … Sat out season due to NCAA transfer rules.

As a Sophomore at Florida Atlantic (2014-15): First Team All-C-USA … C-USA Co-Player of the Week (12/1/14)
Played in 29 of 30 games with 28 starts … Scored in double figures 25 times, including 16 games in a row … Posted 15-plus points on 16 occasions and had a stretch of three straight games with 27-plus points … Led the team in points per game (16.2), steals (34), field goal percentage (51.3), field goals made (175), free throws made (107) and free throws attempted (138) … Ranked second on Florida Atlantic in rebounds per game (5.3), 3-point field goal percentage (min. 1 3PA per game, 35.3) and free throw percentage (77.5), as well as third in offensive rebounds (42) … Finished fifth in Conference USA in field goal percentage, seventh in scoring and seventh in free throw percentage, one of just two players in the top seven of all three categories … Set a career high with 37 minutes played in the season opener at UCF (11/14) and scored 10 points … Tallied 16 points and seven rebounds in a victory at Bethune-Cookman (11/16) … Posted a double-double with 26 points on 11-of-21 shooting and a career-high 17 rebounds, the most by an Owl all season, against NJIT (11/28), while setting a career high with three assists … Scored 21 points and tied her career high with three assists in a win over Northeastern (11/29) … Logged 17 points on 7-of-11 shooting in only 15 minutes in a victory over Webber International (12/6) … Netted 16 points on 7-of-9 shooting against Long Beach State (12/19) and set a career high with five steals … Recorded a double-double against New Mexico State (12/20) with 12 points and 12 rebounds … Poured in a career-high 29 points on a career-best 12 made field goals (12-of-18) in a victory at FIU (1/4) … Matched her career highs in minutes (37) and points (29) on 11-of-21 shooting in a win against UAB (1/8) and also had 11 rebounds for a double-double … Tallied 27 points and seven rebounds against Middle Tennessee State (1/10) … Logged 14 points and nine rebounds at Western Kentucky (1/15) … Scored 16 points and shot 10-of-13 at the free throw line at Marshall (1/17) … Had 25 points on 11-of-16 shooting to go along with four steals in only 18 minutes in a win over FIU (1/24) … Netted 15 points on 7-of-11 shooting and had seven rebounds in just 18 minutes against Old Dominion (1/31) … Recorded 24 points on 9-of-17 shooting against Louisiana Tech (2/12) … Posted 17 points and shot 7-of-10 at the free throw line at North Texas (2/19) … Tallied 19 points, seven rebounds and a career-high-tying three assists against Western Kentucky (2/26), while shooting 7-of-9 at the free throw line … Had 19 points and seven rebounds in 34 minutes in a victory over Marshall (2/28) … Scored 19 points in the C-USA Tournament opener against Louisiana Tech (3/11).

As a Freshman at Florida Atlantic (2013-14): C-USA Freshman of the Week (3/3/14)Played in all 30 games with five starts and scored double digits seven times, including in three of the final five games of the season … Finished second on the team in field goal percentage (48.6), third in offensive rebounds (50), fourth in rebounds per game (3.6), fourth in free throws attempted (64) and fifth in free throws made (41) … Made her college debut at Akron (11/8), scoring two points in five minutes … Poured in 15 points on 6-of-9 shooting in just 15 minutes in a win over Florida Memorial (11/16), also recording her first blocked shot … Logged nine points, nine rebounds and a season-high four steals in a double overtime victory against UCF (12/13) … Scored eight points in her first start, a win over Bethune-Cookman (1/2) … Started and posted 11 points in a win against Rice (1/11) … Tallied 11 points in only 13 minutes in a victory over North Texas (1/25) … Tallied her first double-double with 14 points on 7-of-13 shooting and 10 rebounds at FIU (2/1) … Scored a season-high 18 points on 6-of-9 shooting in just 20 minutes against Southern Miss (2/22), while also tying her season high with four steals and making the first 3-pointer of her career … Played a season-high 24 minutes and logged a double-double with 13 points and a season-best 15 rebounds, the highest total by an Owl all season, in a win at Marshall (2/26), while also shooting 7-of-10 at the free throw line, both season highs … Netted 11 points and pulled down seven rebounds in the first round of the C-USA Tournament against Marshall (3/11).

High School: Graduated from University Christian School … Ranked among the top 250 prospects in her class by Collegiate Girls Basketball Report … Listed as a three-star recruit by espnW HoopGurlz … Scored over 1,000 points in her career … Selected to the FABC/Source Hoops 3A All-State Team as a senior … Named to the Florida Times-Union All-First Coast First Team as a senior, the second team as a junior and the third team as a sophomore and freshman … Helped team to a 44-8 record over her final two seasons and won the district title both years … Attended West Nassau High School as a freshman and led the 3A state classification in scoring … Lettered in track and field all four years of high school and finished fourth in the 2A state high jump finals as a sophomore … Earned a letter in volleyball as a freshman … Member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Full name is Shaneese Renae Bailey … Born Sept. 15, 1994 … Parents are Ken and Alma Bailey … Mother is a physical education teacher … Has an older sister, Shayla, and an older brother, Shannon … Cousin of former NFL players Champ Bailey, a 12-time Pro Bowl selection, and Boss Bailey … Majoring in communication studies … Favorite athlete is Kobe Bryant because he will do whatever it takes to win … Best sports memory is signing with Miami … Chose Miami because of its atmosphere of both family and competition on the court and in the classroom … Committed to Miami over Auburn, St. John’s, USF and Temple.

2013-14 (FAU) 30 5  421 14.0 70 144 .486 1 12 .083 41 64 .641 109 3.6 15 27 2 37 182 6.1
2014-15 (FAU) 29 28 730 25.2 175 341 .513 12 34 .353 107 138 .775 154 5.3 29 59 1 34 469 16.2
2015-16 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
2016-17 33 2 333 10.1 36 86 .419 0 10 .000 36 43 .837 57 1.7 14 36 1 15 108 3.3
CAREER 92 35 1484 16.1 281 571 .492 13 56 .232 184 245 .751 320 3.5 58 122 4 86 759 8.3