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    34  Markeisha Gatling
    Markeisha Gatling

    Class:
    Graduated

    Hometown:
    Raleigh, N.C.

    High School:
    Athens Drive HS

    Last College:
    Gulf Coast CC

    Height:
    6-5

    Position:
    Center


    Senior (2013-14):Game-by-game ... Associated Press All-America Honorable Mention ...All-ACC first team (Blue Ribbon Panel) ... All-ACC first team (coaches vote) ... 2014 Wade Trophy watch list ... 2014 Naismith Midseason Top 30 ... WBCA Division I All-America Regional Nominee ... Averaged 17.4 points and 7.2 rebounds per game ... Improved her average scoring output by 81 percent from the 2012-13 season to the 2013-14 season ... Improved her average rebounding output by 14 percent from the 2012-13 season to the 2013-14 season ... Most accurate shooter in the country since Dec. 22, 2013 ... Her 2013-14 season was the single most accurate in program history (66.3 percent) ... Ended her NC State career as the most accurate shooter in program history (62.8 percent) ... Scored in double figures in 31 straight games to end the year (47 in her career) ... Scored 20+ points on 14 occasions ... Recorded five double-doubles on the year ... Scored a career-high 28 points in the ACC Tournament quarterfinal win over RV/RV Syracuse ... Dished out a career-high five assists in the win over Morgan State ... Named ACC Player of the Week on Dec. 23, 2013 ... Eclipsed 500 career points in the win over No. 12 LSU ... Scored 20+ points in five straight games from Dec. 5-30 ... Collected a career-high 15 rebounds in the Jan. 5 win over No. 20 Syracuse.

    Junior (2012-13): First-year junior college transfer ... Gave NC State its first legitimate post-player at center in some time ... Ranked 2nd in the ACC in field goal shooting at 57.7% ... 19th in rebounds per game (6.3) ... 12th in blocks per game (0.9) and 13th in offensive rebounds (2.8) ... Scored in double figures in 16 games, including five of the final six games of the season ... Averaged a team-leading 13.8 points on 73.3 FG% and 8.5 rebounds in final six games ... Scored a season-high 21 points against Virginia ... Had 17 points in the win at Georgia Tech ... Put up 16 points and nine rebounds in ACC Tournament against No. 6 Duke.

    At Gulf Coast Community College: Rated the No. 7 junior college player by All-Star Girls Report ... Averaged 11.8 points, 9.2 rebounds, 1.5 steals and 1.2 blocks during sophomore season ... Ranked fourth in NJCAA DI in field goal percentage at 63.7 percent (151-of-237) ... Led team to a 24-5 record and No. 1 ranking in the FCSAA coaches' poll ... Team won a share of the Panhandle Conference championship and reached the NJCAA DI Region 8 Tournament championship game

    High School: Scored 1,273 points at Athens Drive High School, the second most in school history ... Set a North Carolina single-season record with a field goal percentage of 74.1 percent ... Ranked as the No. 88 player in the country by Blue Star Basketball and the 20th best post player in her class according to Girls Basketball Report as a senior.

    Personal: Majoring in parks, recreation and tourism management ... Daughter of Marvin and Cheryl Gatling ... Born July 14, 1992.

    Dec. 2013: Wolfpacker Feature
    Dec. 23, 2013: Gatling Named ACC Player of the Week
    Feb. 10, 2014: Markeisha Gatling Named to Wade Watch List
    Feb. 12, 2014: Gatling Named to Naismith Midseaon Top 30 List
    March 4, 2014: Gatling and Burke Earn All-ACC Honors
    March 10, 2014: Gatling Earns All-ACC First Team Honors from League Coaches

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