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Dayeesha Hollins
Dayeesha Hollins

RS Senior

Cincinnati, Ohio

High School:
Winton Woods

Last College:





Women's Basketball Travels to UCF Saturday


Hollins Expected to Miss Remainder of Season


Women's Basketball Welcomes Temple Saturday

Bearcats face Owls at 2 p.m.


Cincinnati Holds Off Houston, 59-50


Women's Basketball Heads for Houston

Bearcats take on the Cougars on Saturday at 3 p.m. ET


Cincinnati-Louisville Women's Basketball (3/1/14)

Photos from UC's women's basketball matchup with No. 3 Louisville on March 1, 2014.


Cincinnati-Temple Photo Gallery

Photos from UC's women's basketball game against Temple on Jan. 18, 2014.


Women's Basketball vs. Ohio State

Photos from UC's 64-49 win over Ohio State on Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013.


Women's Basketball vs. Rutgers

Photos from UC's 56-48 win over Rutgers on March 2, 2013.


Women's Basketball: UConn at Cincinnati

No. 3/2 UConn visits Cincinnati on January 26, 2013.

Career Stats

2013-14 Stats | Redshirt Senior Season: Saw action in 16 games, making 14 starts ... missed the last 13 games of the season due to a knee injury ... averaged 13.3 points, 3.3 rebounds and 3.3 assists per game ... was named to the American Weekly Honor Roll twice ... finished her collegiate career ranked 17th on UC's all-time scoring list with 1,088 points at UC ... scored her 1,000th point at UC during the first half against Akron ... led the team in scoring seven times ... reached double-digits in scoring 12 times and surpassed 20 points in two games ... finished with five or more assists in five games ... led the team in three-point field-goal percentage (37.8) and free throw percentage (81.3) ... put together a streak of 18-straight makes from the free throw line ... scored 13 points on 5-of-8 shooting during season opener against NKU (11/9) ... scored 24 points against Morehead State (12/4) after going 7-of-9 from the field and 9-of-9 from the free throw line ... scored eight of her 12 points from the free throw line against Charlotte (11/30) ... exploded for 25 points and dished out seven assists against Akron (12/17), going 8-of-14 from the field ... added 13 points, seven rebounds and six assists against USF (1/21).

2012-13 Stats | Redshirt Junior Season: Named to the all-BIG EAST Second Team ... selected to the BIG EAST Honor Roll three times ... saw action in 28 games, making 27 starts ... averaged 15.4 points, 4.1 rebounds, 2.8 assists and 1.5 steals per game ... ranked eighth in the BIG EAST and 130th nationally in scoring average ... placed 14th in the BIG EAST and 142nd nationally in free throw percentage (77.5) ... averaged 33.9 minutes per contest, the ninth-highest total in the conference ... scored double-digit points in 23 contests, including 17 straight to start the season ... surpassed the 20-point mark six times ... led Cincinnati in scoring 19 times and in rebounding three times ... produced Cincinnati's 10th-highest single-season marks in free throws made (124) and the eighth-highest total in free throws attempted (160) ... led the team in scoring, assists, steals, three-point field goals made and minutes played ... finished second in three-point field goal percentage (30.5) ... opened the season with 17 points and four steals against Northern Kentucky ... poured in 23 points, going 8-of-11 from the free throw line against College of Charleston ... recorded first double-double of the season against Xavier with 25 points and 14 rebounds, also going 11-of-12 from the free throw line ... sat out the Youngstown State and Eastern Kentucky games due to injury ... scored the 1,000th point of her career against Belmont ... added 24 points and four steals against Hawaii ... named to the Bank of Hawaii Rainbow Wahine Invitational All-Tournament Team after averaging 12.3 points during the weekend ... exploded for 23 points against Seton Hall after shooting 6-of-9 from three-point range ... the six three-pointers mark the third-highest single-game total in UC history ... flirted with a double-double at Georgetown after scoring 10 points and dishing out nine assists ... added 20 points, three assists and two steals at Rutgers ... set a new career-best scoring mark against Marquette with 29 points, shooting 11-for-21 from the field ... finished the season shooting 85.7 percent the free throw line over the last 12 games.

2011-12 Stats | Redshirt Sophomore Season: Named to the all-BIG EAST Second Team ... started 30 games at guard ... finished first in points per game (14.8) and assists per game (3.5) ... her 55 steals ranked second on the team ... made her Cincinnati debut against IPFW, when she went 8-of-12 and scored 17 points, dished out a team-high tying four assists, made three steals and grabbed two boards ... was one of four players to score in double-figures with 13 points and tied a career-high with five steals to go along with seven assists against Dayton ... recorded her third-straight double-digit game with 10 points against Evansville ... dished out a season-best six assists and connected on 5-of-9 shots en route to 11 points against South Dakota State ... recorded her fifth-consecutive double-digit game with 20 points after shooting 8-of-13 from the field and a perfect 3-of-3 from 3-point range against Chattanooga ... tied her career high with nine rebounds against Morgan State ... registered her first career double-double with a game-high tying 19 points and 10 rebounds at Xavier ... recorded her first block as a Bearcat at Marshall ... went 6-of-11 for 15 points against Louisville before leaving midway through the second half due to shoulder injury ... did not play at Miami (OH) or against Indianapolis due to injury ... returned to action against Longwood, when she shot 2-of-4 and recorded one rebound and one assist ... shot 7-of-11, including 2-of-2 from behind the arc and 10-of-11 from the free throw line en route to a season-best 26 points at Virginia Tech ... also made a half-court buzzer beater to close out the first half at Virginia Tech ... scored 14 points, including 13 in the second half, to lead the Bearcats against High Point ... shot 8-of-18, including 3-of-7 from 3-point range, en route to a game-high 22 points against USF ... was the only UC player to score in double-figures with 14 points on 6-of-11 shooting against No. 2 Notre Dame ... scored a game-high 18 points, including 15 first-half points, at No. 3 Connecticut ... shot 8-of-15 for 17 points and six rebounds at Villanova ... finished with 12 points and a team-high four assists at Syracuse ... named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll for her performances at Marquette and against Georgetown ... shot 7-of-17, including 2-of-4 from behind the arc and 6-of-8 from the stripe en route to her fourth 20-plus point game of the season with 22 points at Marquette ... tied a team-high with 17 points against No. 17/15 Georgetown ... shot 5-of-18 from the field and scored 11 points at Providence ... finished with 15 points, eight rebounds and four steals against Pittsburgh ... scored a team-best 16 points to go along with six rebounds at Seton Hall ... registered five assists, seven rebounds and 14 points against Marquette ... scored 11 points and dished out a game-high five assists against West Virginia ... scored 14 points in 40 minutes of action against Marquette in the first round of the BIG EAST Tournament ... recorded her fifth 20-plus point game with 23 points and dished out six assists in a career-high 45 minutes against Duquesne.

2010-11 | Sophomore Season: Redshirted after transferring from Michigan.

2009-10 | Freshman Season (At Michigan): Earned first varsity letter ... Big Ten Player of the Week (Dec. 21) ... Big Ten Freshman of the Week (Dec. 21, March 1) ... All-Big Ten Freshman Team (2010) ... Hustle Award (2010) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award (2010) ... first women's basketball player in Big Ten women's basketball history to be named Player and Freshman of the Week (March 1) ... first Wolverine to receive a Big Ten weekly award multiple times in one season since Lorea Feldman in 1986-86 ... saw action in 35 games with 34 starts ... averaged 12.0 points and 3.4 rebounds per game during her freshman campaign ... posted 24 games in double figures and tallied four games of 19 or more points ... twice scored 20 or more points, including a career-high 27 points in a road victory at Minnesota (April 25), which was the most points scored by a Wolverine on the season ... grabbed a career-best nine rebounds in U-M's win over then-No. 8 Xavier (Dec. 14) ... led the Wolverines in free throw attempts, free throws made, and assists ... became the first U-M player to record 100 rebounds and 100 assists in her freshman campaign ... 117 assists was the most by a Michigan freshman since Anne Thorius' 133 during the 1997-98 season ... recorded eight assists against Virginia Tech (Dec. 3) which is believed to be the the most by a U-M freshman ... in U-M's Women's National Invitation Tournament (WNIT) victory over Toledo (March 21) her six assists tied for second-most by a Wolverine in WNIT action ... concluded the season as one of the top two scoring freshman in the Big Ten ... also ranked 12th in assists (3.1) and 14th in steals (1.7).

High School: Three-year letterwinner at Winton Woods High School ... earned Winton Woods Most Valuable Player and Best Defensive Player honors as a sophomore ... two-time Winton Woods Female Athlete of the Year ... named Winton Woods Female Career Athlete as a senior ... led squad to two league championships ... averaged better than 11.7 points, 3.4 steals and 2.9 assists throughout her high school career ... earned Fort Ancient Valley Conference second team honors as a sophomore ... named to OHSAA 16th District All-Star team during her sophomore campaign ... OHSAA 16th District first team selection as a junior ... named 16th District Player of the Year as a senior ... two-time FAVC Player of the Year ... two-time Cincinnati Enquirer Division I first team selection ... named to the Associated Press All-Ohio first team as a senior and third team during her junior campaign ... Associated Press Southwest Player of the Year as a senior ... Greater Cincinnati Basketball High School Hall of Fame Co-Division I Player of the Year as a senior ... MVP of the Ohio North-South All-Star game during her senior season ... finalist for the Associated Press Ohio Miss Basketball Award ... finalist for the Larosa's Female MVP as a senior ... ranked as the No. 146 prospect in the All-Star Girls Basketball Report ... No. 74 ESPN Insider Grade ... also competed in track and field ... state finalist in the 4 x 400 relay as a freshman ... city record holder in the 400m ... two-time FAVC first team selection ... three-time state finalist in the 400m ... Cincinnati Enquirer track and field all-city first team.

Personal: Born on August 1, 1991 ... daughter of Kahlil and Sharon Hollins ... majoring in Organizational Leadership.

Career Statistics


    The Birmingham News

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    NBC Sports

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    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Murky two-division AAC split could become clearer soon

    USA Today

    Breakout stars for the 2014 NFL season


    Top 10 Reascons Cincinnati Will Win the AAC Football Championship

    Philadelphia Business Journal

    Celek Earns Prestigious 40 Under 40 Award

    Sports Illustrated: Campus Union

    Cincinnati QB Gunner Kiel finally where he wants to be

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Bearcats will be filled with fresh faces next season

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Sandy Koufax's season with UC Bearcats remembered

    News Record

    Freshman basketball player creates new expectations


    Cincinnati Bearcats Shut Out No. 12 Houston Cougars, 3-0


    Dangel breaks former high school coach's UC record

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Sycamore High School grad excels in lacrosse at UC

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Gunner Kiel impresses at UC football's spring game

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Youthful UC can make its own history next season

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    UC's defense makes statement in latest scrimmage


    Remember Gunner Kiel? He's Ready to Dominate


    Hank Hughes Q&A

    New York Times

    Growing as a Player, Beaming as a Father

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    NCAA Tournament is 'Cincinnati vs. the world'

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Kiel comes out strong in Bearcats' spring scrimmage

    Sporting News

    2013-14 Men's Basketball All-Americans

    Fox Sports

    Cincinnati made me a believer

    CBS Sports.com

    Former redshirt Sean Kilpatrick finishing out historic career

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Q&A with UC AD Mike Bohn


    Brennan's Wooden Watch: Week 14


    Fit and healthy, Omar Cummings offering a new dynamic up top for Houston Dynamo

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Men's soccer signee Clark named Gatorade Ohio player of the year


    Munchie Legaux and Shaq Washington gain extra year

    Denver Post

    Mike Bohn eager to point Cincinnati Bearcats in right direction as AD

    The Washington Post

    No. 7 Bearcats have highest ranking in 10 years

    Yahoo! Sports

    How Sean Kilpatrick willed UC past Louisville and back into the nation's consciousness


    Cincinnati takes over AAC with win at Louisville


    Tough Bearcats don't get rattled


    UC staves off Temple to stay perfect in AAC

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    UC looks to 15-year sports admin vet Reed-Francois for interim AD

    CBS Sports

    No. 15 Cincinnati stomps UCF, wins 11th straight

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Bearcats take down USF 61-54, win 10th straight

    USA Today

    Why Cincinnati is not a team to sleep on

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Short-handed Bearcats cautious about ranking

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    UC's goal: win them all at home

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Cronin: Not easy, but Cats got through fatigue

    The News Record

    What you missed in UC sports during break

    FB Schedules

    Boise State, Cincinnati Schedules 2019, 20 Home-and-Home Series


    The Best and Worst College Football Teams for the Money

    USA Today

    Report: Colleges doing poorly at hiring women coaches

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Randolph named AAC Player of the Week

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    UC women's basketball knocks off Ohio State

    Bleacher Report

    Belk Bowl 2013: Cincinnati-North Carolina

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Belk Bowl: UC vs. UNC


    Belk Bowl Breakdown


    The Showdown is Set


    Cards, Bearcats set for defensive battle

    CBS Sports

    Louisville-Cincinnati Preview

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Thursday is UC's fight for perception

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Don't let UC's next opponent fool you

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    UC jumps to No. 23 in USA Today football poll

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Bearcats break into USA Today Top 25

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    McKay turns in monster game against Rutgers


    Kay throws for 408 yards, 4 TDs as Cincinnati routs Rutgers

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Bearcats won't lessen the pressure

    News & Record

    Pressure takes toll on NC State against Cincinnati

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Bearcats face variety of bowl scenarios

    The News Record

    UC weary of SMU's aerial attack ahead of AAC clash

    Bleacher Report

    Best College Football Moments in Cincinnati History

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Mark Barr returns to UC, gets ovation


    After frustrating year, Omar Cummings puts Houston Dynamo on his back with clutch playoff goal

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    UC's Shaq Thomas 'our version of Herb Jones'

    USA Today

    Cincinnati holds off Memphis for third straight


    Cincinnati's Mark Barr out of hospital

    TopDrawer Soccer

    Furman and Cincinnati men go nose-for-nose in College Goal of the Week

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Green seizing his moment for the Bearcats

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Bearcats' Jermaine Lawrence is new breed of forward

    UC Magazine

    Hostility to Hope: Feature on Men's Soccer Player John Manga

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Bearcats' Jermiah Davis III fights to be remembered

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Bearcats' Justin Jackson goes from energizer to example

    The News Record

    Cronin excited for new group

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    UC Bearcats' Sean Kilpatrick: 'It's the season now'

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Bearcats basketball will have fresh look

    The News Record

    UC Looks to RetainVictory Bell for Eighth Consecutive Season

    Miami Herald

    Kay Ready to Lead Bearcats into Rivalry Game

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Former Bearcat Thompkins making most of shot in NFL

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    New practice setup could benefit UC basketball


    Munchie Legaux out for season


    Cincinnati Rolls Past Purdue

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Bearcats defense puts up dominant effort

    American Athletic Conference

    2013 Team Previews: Cincinnati Bearcats

    Sports Illustrated

    Bowl projections: Cincinnati vs. North Carolina in the Russell Athletic Bowl

    Cincinnati Business Courier

    Bearcats sell out football opener against Purdue

    Cincinnati Enquirer

    Depth at defensive line still strong for Bearcats

    Bleacher Report

    Cincinnati Bearcats Football 2013 Team Preview

    UC Voted 2nd

    Coach Tuberville and his players discuss their reactions to being voted to finish 2nd in the inaugural season of the American Athletic Conference

    QB Timetable

    Coach Tuberville discusses his timetable to choose a starting QB with The Cincinnati Enquirer

    Thompkins at Patriots' Training Camp

    Former UC wide receiver, Kenbrell Thompkins, impressed many at Patriots' training camp 

    World University Games

    Sean Kilpatrick talks about his experience overseas

    World University Games

    Sean Kilpatrick talks about his experience overseas 

    Nippert Renovation Plan

    The Cincinnati Enquirer looks at the Nippert Stadium Project

    Cincinnati football's 'Crocodile Dundee'

    A former professional rugby player from Australia joins the Bearcat football team

    2013 Preseason 'Watch List' 

    Several Cincinnati Bearcats make 2013 national 'watch list'

    Sports Insider Today

    Young Cincinnati Team Looks to Improve in 2013 Amidst New Conference Setting

    ESPN Blog

    Cincinnati to play Pitt in December


    Former Bearcat Herman Qualifies for U.S. Open

    USA Today

    BearcatsTV Gets National Attention from USA Today's For the Win


    Cincinnati Bearcats Baseball Earns Top Honors in Videobombing

    The Washington Post

    Cincinnati Bearcats Do the Best Postgame Interviews

    Fox Sports

    Bearcats Rock Postgame Interviews


    Cincinnati Bearcats Revolutionize the Post Game Interview


    You'll love this Cincinnati Bearcats Post Game Funny Business Compilation


    Those guys having all the fun: An oral history of the Cincinnati baseball team's videobombs

    MSN Now

    This college baseball team wins the 'best interview' award


    Winn, Cincinnati run over Pittsburgh

    Cincinnati.com Bearcats Blog

    Cincinnati looks to sophomore RB Ralph Abernathy to increase production