Noelle Quinn Earns Start In WNBA Debut
May 20, 2007
Former UCLA women's basketball star Noelle Quinn started and scored seven points in her WNBA debut with the Minnesota Lynx on May 19.
Quinn, the No. 4 overall pick in the 2007 WNBA draft, played 23 minutes while starting at small forward, shooting 2-4 from the field and 3-4 from the free throw line. She also grabbed two rebounds, had one assist and one steal and did not commit any turnovers in the 83-64 loss to the Indiana Fever.
Quinn's former teammate, Nikki Blue, played 11 minutes for the Washington Mystics in their season opener, scoring four points on 2-3 shooting from the field. The Mystics lost the game against Connecticut, 89-80.
Los Angeles Sparks guard Lisa Willis will make her season debut on Tuesday, May 22, in a road game at Chicago.