Lashay Banks
Lashay  Banks


Philadelphia, Pa.

High School:
Prep Charter




Career Stats
2011-12 Stats
2010-11 Stats

Sophomore Year (2011-12): Saw action in 22 games ... recorded career-high tying four rebounds against IPFW ... tied career high with one steal against South Dakota State ... tied career high with two free throw attempts against Morgan State ... made a career-best 2-of-4 from the floor, in addition to 2-of-2 from the free throw line, en route to a career-high six points at Toledo.

Freshman Year (2010-11): True freshman played in 24 games ... scored 17 points and grabbed 30 rebounds as backup guard ... saw first collegiate action in season opener against Southwest Baptist, grabbing one rebound ... played three minutes against North Florida ... scored first collegiate points on three pointer against Robert Morris ... grabbed a rebound in 11 minutes against Mount St. Mary's ... played 12 minutes in first BIG EAST action against Louisville ... saw two minutes of action with a rebound against Wright State ... scored on a layup in five minutes of action against No. 23/rv Texas in the Maggie Dixon Surf N Slam Classic ... provided 12 minutes off the bench with two rebounds against Hofstra ... scored a bucket and grabbed a career-best four rebounds in 11 minutes at No. 6/7 West Virginia ... scored three points, matching her career high, and grabbed three rebounds while knocking down first career free throw in career-best 16 minutes against No. 12/17 DePaul ... matched career highs with three points and four rebounds at Pittsburgh ... drilled a jumper for her two points at No. 17/19 Georgetown ... 22 of 30 rebounds on the season came in last 11 games (73 percent of total rebounds).

High School: Female Philadelphia Public League Player of the Year as a senior at Prep Charter High School ... four-time all-Public League selection ... scored 987 points in prep career ... two-time district champion ... led Prep Charter to a pair of Public League championship games and a state tournament appearance.

Personal: Born on Dec. 4, 1991 ... daughter of Tamara Banks.

Academic Major: Physical Therapy.

Getting To Know Lashay

Favorite Basketball Team: Boston Celtics
Favorite Basketball Player: LeBron James
Favorite Non-basketball Team: Philadelphia Phillies
Favorite Non-basketball Player: Ryan Howard
Favorite Food: Seafood
Favorite Ice Cream Flavor: Cookie dough
Favorite TV Show: America's Next Top Model
Favorite Movie: Love and Basketball
Favorite Quote: "Determination is the key to success."
Best Advice You Ever Received: Learn to listen, and listen to learn.
My hero: My mom
Dream Date (who would you most like to go out with?): Jay-Z
Last Book You Read: The Bluest Eye
What's on your iPod right now?: Lil Wayne
What is your worst habit?: Biting my nails
What websites do you have bookmarked?: Facebook
Talent you'd most like to have: Great cook
Attribute that you like most about yourself: Goal-oriented
Attribute that you least like about yourself: Time management
What's hanging on your dorm/apartment walls: Lil Wayne poster
One thing I can't live without: My family
On average, how many text messages do you send per day?: 700 plus
I would love to trade places for a day with...: Barack Obama
First Job: Summer Camp
My Bucket List (Three things I want to do before I die): Jump off Mt. Everest, go scuba diving, and visit Africa
My greatest love: Dogs
I chose UC over (what other schools did you visit/consider?): Ryder, Rhode Island, and Drexel

Career Statistics