The 50-player watch list was compiled by the Atlanta Tipoff Club’s Board of Selectors, which based its criteria on player performances from the previous year and expectations for the 2012-2013 college basketball season. The Naismith Women’s College Player of the Year will be awarded on April 8 in New Orleans.

Players' statistics are through Jan. 30.

2012-13 NAISMITH EARLY SEASON WATCH LIST
  PLAYER CLASS POS. SCHOOL PPG 3-PT% FT% APG RPG
Anne Marie Armstrong SR G/F Georgia 6.89 0.285 0.833 2.4 4.4
Alex Bentley SR G Penn State 13.1 0.182 0.800 3.7 4.0
Kelsey Bone JR C Texas A&M 17.9 1.000 0.674 2.1 10.2
Heather Butler JR G Tennessee‐Martin 21.8 0.353 0.795 3.8 3.7
Layshia Clarendon SR G California 15.0 0.279 0.670 2.9 4.1
Carolyn Davis SR F Kansas 15.0 -- 0.648 0.9 5.7
Elena Delle Donne SR F Delaware 24.6 0.519 0.917 1.5 8.7
Skylar Diggins SR G Notre Dame 16.4 0.364 0.848 5.6 3.2
Stefanie Dolson JR C Connecticut 13.7 0.400 0.705 3.3 6.7
Aaryn Ellenberg JR G Oklahoma 19.1 0.449 0.739 2.2 3.5
Shante Evans SR F Hofstra 16.6 0.200 0.652 1.8 10.5
Kelly Faris SR G Connecticut 10.4 0.431 0.750 4.4 5.2
Christina Foggie JR G Vanderbilt 15.4 0.336 0.667 3.0 3.9
Chassidy Fussell JR G Texas 15.9 0.333 0.843 1.4 5.4
Jennifer George SR F Florida 12.9 -- 0.527 1.2 8.1
Angel Goodrich SR G Kansas 14.2 0.340 0.721 6.6 3.4
Chelsea Gray JR G Duke 13.0 0.382 0.873 5.6 5.8
Brittney Griner SR C Baylor 22.4 -- 0.712 1.6 8.4
Whitney Hand SR G Oklahoma 11.1 0.517 0.826 3.0 7.2
Bria Hartley JR G Connecticut 8.4 0.282 0.667 3.4 2.9
Tianna Hawkins SR F Maryland 19.1 0.143 0.759 1.1 10.3
Tayler Hill SR G Ohio State 21.0 0.360 0.798 2.9 4.6
Jordan Hooper JR F Nebraska 18.2 0.336 0.803 0.8 8.8
Natasha Howard JR F Florida State 13.2 -- 0.618 0.7 7.3
Kortni Jones SR G Middle Tennessee State 14.1 0.304 0.776 4.5 3.1
Maggie Lucas JR G Penn State 20.0 0.500 0.886 2.4 4.3
Kevi Luper SR G Oral Roberts 17.4 0.315 0.811 1.1 3.1
Ty Marshall JR G Georgia Tech 16.0 0.083 0.557 2.5 8.2
Anna Martin SR G DePaul 16.2 0.326 0.781 4.0 2.3
A’dia Mathies SR G Kentucky 15.2 0.398 0.762 2.1 4.4
Kayla McBride JR G Notre Dame 13.9 0.200 0.940 2.2 4.5
Nadirah McKenith SR G St. John’s 13.1 0.263 0.740 5.2 5.8
Lauren Mincy JR G Maryland 8.6 0.385 0.857 3.8 4.4
Lindsey Moore SR G Nebraska 15.3 0.421 0.792 5.5 3.4
Kaleena Mosqueda‐Lewis SO F Connecticut 16.9 0.508 0.864 2.4 5.6
Chiney Ogwumike JR F Stanford 22.0 0.333 0.808 1.4 12.0
Monique Oliver SR F/C Rutgers 10.8 -- 0.704 1.2 5.1
Chelsea Poppens SR F Iowa State 11.6 0.231 0.849 1.8 9.1
Niveen Rasheed SR F Princeton 16.4 0.160 0.737 3.3 8.9
Monique Reid SR F Louisville 10.3 0.167 0.717 0.6 4.1
Sugar Rodgers SR G Georgetown 23.7 0.316 0.774 3.8 7.4
Ebony Rowe JR F Middle Tennessee State 21.3 -- 0.718 1.6 11.2
Shoni Schimmel JR G Louisville 13.7 0.361 0.833 3.3 2.8
Naama Shafir SR G Toledo 12.1 0.343 0.768 4.7 3.1
Odyssey Sims JR G Baylor 12.2 0.333 0.863 5.4 2.4
Shenneika Smith SR G St. John’s 16.5 0.261 0.667 2.5 7.7
Breanna Stewart FR F Connecticut 14.5 0.341 0.845 0.9 7.0
Alyssa Thomas JR F Maryland 16.5 0.333 0.780 5.6 10.3
Markel Walker SR G/F UCLA 11.7 0.135 0.649 5.5 7.9
Elizabeth Williams SO C Duke 15.0 -- 0.663 1.1 6.8

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