Ashley Awkward
Ashley Awkward

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Memphis, Tenn.

High School:
White Station

Height:
5-6

Position:
G

Experience:
3L


Junior Season (2005-06)
Appeared in all 31 games, starting 25 ... Averaged 9.8 points, 3.1 rebounds, 2.8 assists and 1.3 steals per game ... Ranked second on the team in assists and third in scoring ... Nearly doubled her stats in the four major categories from her sophomore campaign ... Scored in double figures in 16 games ... Opened the season with 18 points, seven assists, five rebounds and five steals in a win over Rice (11-18-05) ... Notched double digits in scoring in five-straight games (Brown-Memphis) ...Scored 13 points and pulled down five rebounds in Ole Miss' win over #7/7 Rutgers (12-14-05) ... Scored 15 points and dished three assists to go along with three steals against Miami (12-30-05) on her way to Hurricane Holiday Classic All-Tournament honors ... Turned in 18 points, six rebounds and five assists at Alabama (2-9-06) ... Scored 14 points and added seven rebounds and six assists in a win over Arkansas (2-26-06) ... Posted a career-high eight rebounds to go along with 13 points and eight assists in Ole Miss' SEC Tournament opening win over Arkansas (3-2-06) ... Tossed in a career-high 19 points , five assists and five boards against #3/3 LSU (3-3-06) ... Scored 16 points in Ole Miss' WNIT win over Kansas (3-19-06), including the game-winning basket with 18 seconds left in the contest ... Poured in 14 points against Pittsburgh in the Lady Rebels' season finale.

Sophomore Season (2004-05)
Played in 29 games, earning five starts in her second season ... Averaged 4.5 points and 1.5 rebounds ... Posted a career-high 17 points off-the-bench against Florida (1-23-05) ... Scored her points against the Gators in a dynamic fashion as Awkward came in the game with 16 minutes remaining and connected on 5-of-6 shots from the floor, including all three of her three-point attempts to lead the Lady Rebels to victory ... Posted 10 points and grabbed four rebounds against Louisiana Tech (1-24-04) ... Poured in 13 points, making 5-of-8 from the charity stripe against McNeese State (11-26-04) ... Also collected a career-high six assists against the Cowgirls ... Turned in a 10-point, four-rebound performance against Arkansas-Pine Bluff (12-14-04) ... Recorded 11 points in a season-high 28 minutes against Alabama (2-13-05).

Freshman Season (2003-04)
Came off-the-bench to provide a huge lift for the Lady Rebels ... Posted a career-high 11 points, three steals and eight assists in Ole Miss' win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff ... Came in late in the game to will Ole Miss to overtime against Georgia in Oxford ... Instrumental in the Lady Rebels' late come-from-behind win over the Bulldogs ... Notched a career-high six boards against UGA, also posted seven points ... Scored eight points at Chattanooga ... Recorded eight points, and four assists against Kentucky ... Played in 28-of-31 games this season, earning one start against Kentucky.

High School
Missed nearly her whole senior season as she left the team for personal reasons ... Sat out junior season at White Station after transferring from Northside High School following her sophomore year ... Averaged 17.2 points, 4.0 rebounds, 5.0 assists and 3.0 steals per game as a sophomore ... Ranked as the 15th best point guard and 58th best overall player in the country according to the All-Star Girls Report ... Was chosen to attend the Adidas All-American camp after her junior year, where she was selected to play in the camp All-Star game ... Was rated in several publications as one of the top 10 players in the South Region ... Selected Ole Miss over Vanderbilt and Georgia Tech.

Off The Court
Full name is Ashley Rae Awkward ... Born September 6, 1985 ... Daughter of Chequita Awkward ... Majoring in Exercise Science.

Ole Miss Gear
    Facebook
    Twitter
    Blog
    • Extra Emphasis on Special Teams Play

      Thursday, October 23, 2014 - Football

      Extra Emphasis on Special Teams Play Through the years, special teams play has provided a winning edge in the Ole Miss-LSU rivalry, and and you don't have to go all the way back to Billy Cannon's 1959 Halloween run. In... read more

    • The Season: Ole Miss Football Episode 8

      Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - Football

      The Season: Ole Miss Football - Episode 8 - Tennessee (2014) from Ole Miss Rebels on Vimeo.... read more

    • Freeze, Miles Talk Ole Miss-LSU Rivalry

      Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - Football

      Highlights from Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze and LSU head coach Les Miles on the SEC teleconference Wednesday, ahead of Saturday's game in Baton Rouge.For the full SEC teleconference, go here.Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze (starts at 1:06:12... read more

    • Ole Miss Athletics Week in Review (Oct. 13-19)

      Monday, October 20, 2014 - Athletics

      Ole Miss Athletics Week in ReviewOct. 13-19, 2014Football- Ole Miss rode its dominant defense to a 34-3 homecoming win over Tennessee on Saturday to improve to 7-0 overall and 4-0 in Southeastern Conference play.- The Rebels are 7-0 for just... read more

    • Observations from the Best Seat in the House -- Oct. 19

      Sunday, October 19, 2014 - Athletics

      It's Sunday, so that means it's time for this week's Observations from the Best Seat in the House. There was no shortage of observations surrounding the Homecoming festivities this weekend. Let's get into it:1. When "College GameDay" visits Baton Rouge,... read more

    • Winning Formula for Rebels is No Secret

      Saturday, October 18, 2014 - Football

      The winning formula revealed itself as it has throughout the season: a dominant defense and a mistake-free offense. The Ole Miss defense forced four turnovers, while the Ole Miss offense did not commit a single turnover in a workmanlike 34-3... read more

    • VIDEO: Ole Miss-Tennessee Motivational

      Saturday, October 18, 2014 - Football

      Ole Miss vs Tennessee Official Team Motivational from Ole Miss Rebels on Vimeo.... read more

    • Three and Out: Keys to Ole Miss-Tennessee

      Saturday, October 18, 2014 - Football

      Three areas to watch as No. 3 Ole Miss faces Tennessee for Homecoming on Saturday.'Third Down for What'Tennessee is very dangerous, Ole Miss football head coach Hugh Freeze said, because its talented, particularly if it gets momentum and confidence during... read more

    • SEC Nation Talent Talks Ole Miss on Visit

      Friday, October 17, 2014 - Football

      Highlights from today's media opportunity with SEC Nation host Joe Tessitore and analysts Tim Tebow and Marcus Spears discussing the show's visit to Oxford for the SEC matchup between No. 3 Ole Miss and Tennessee. Tessitore recalls calling the first college... read more

    • What They're Saying: Midseason Honors

      Friday, October 17, 2014 - Football

      At the halfway point of the regular season, Ole Miss is 6-0 for the first time since 1962, when it went 10-0 and earned a share of the national title. It's No. 3 ranking in the national polls is its... read more

    • Rebels Slow Offensive Tempo

      Thursday, October 16, 2014 - Football

      With a dominant defense that ranks among the nation's leaders in most statistical categories, head coach Hugh Freeze acknowledged he has changed his offensive philosophy and play-calling to limit negative plays and quick possessions. Ole Miss averaged the second-most offensive... read more

    • The Season: Ole Miss Football Episode 7

      Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - Football

      The Season: Ole Miss Football - Episode 7 - Texas A&M (2014) from Ole Miss Rebels on Vimeo.... read more

    • Freeze Talks Defense, Tennessee

      Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - Football

      Highlights from Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze and Tennessee head coach Butch Jones on the SEC teleconference Wednesday, ahead of Saturday's game in Oxford. For the full SEC teleconference, go here. Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze (starts at... read more

    • VIDEO: Studio 18 Live 10.15.14

      Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - Athletics

      read more

    • VIDEO: 'Can't Be Denied' Hype Video

      Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - Football

      read more