UND Roster

2020-21 Women's Basketball Roster

#24 Destinee Walker

Guard


Height 5-10
Class Graduate
Hometown Orlando, FL
High School Lake Highland Prep

AWARDS

  • 2020 All-ACC Honorable Mention
  • Two-time ACC All-Academic Team
  • Two-time ACC Honor Roll
  • 2016 ACC All-Freshman Team

CAREER HIGHS

  • Points: 32 (vs Florida A&M, 11/17/15)
  • Rebounds: 10, 2x (last at Fordham, 11/5/19)
  • Field Goals Made: 10, 2x (last vs Iona, 11/21/15)
  • Field Goals Attempted: 22 (vs Virginia Tech, 2/20/20)
  • 3-Point Field Goals Made: 5, 3x (last at Michigan, 11/23/19)
  • 3-Point Field Goals Attempted: 12 (vs Louisville, 2/4/16)
  • Free Throws Made: 10 (vs Florida A&M, 11/17/15)
  • Free Throws Attempted: 10, 2x (last vs Jacksonville, 12/20/16)
  • Assists: 6, 2x (last vs Syracuse, 2/23/20)
  • Blocks: 1, 7x (last vs Boston College, 1/9/20)
  • Steals: 4, 4x (last at Wake, 2/6/20)
  • Minutes: 45 (vs Pitt, 3/2/16)

MISCELLANOUS

  • Double-figure scoring: 66
  • Double-figure rebounds: 2
  • Double-doubles: 2
  • 20-point games: 15
  • 30-point games: 1

AT NOTRE DAME

GRADUATE SEASON (2019-20) – Was awarded a sixth year eligibility waiver and will return next season

  • All-ACC Honorable Mention
  • Played in 31 games, starting in all but one. Averaged 35.4 minutes, which ranked 7th in the ACC.
  • Led the Irish in scoring with her 14.5 ppg.
  • Led the Irish in 20+ scoring performances with eight, which tied for the 8th most in the ACC. Her previous career best was four set her sophomore year at UNC (2016-17).
  • Walker ended the year on the best stretch of her season, posting 10 straight games with double-digit points.
  • Recorded the fifth best scoring average in February among ACC players with her 18.1 ppg. Diving deeper into February-only stats: she shot 41.7 percent from the field and 31-of-38 from the free-throw line (.816). She recorded three straight games with 20+ points from Feb. 6-13, totaling 69 points.
  • Three big 4th quarter pushes in February: 12 points vs. Virginia Tech, 8 vs. Pitt and 10 vs. Wake.
  • Almost single-handedly won the game in Boston College (2/13), pouring in 21 points, including a go-ahead basket with 1.2 seconds on the clock.
  • Tallied 24 points in just 26 minutes of play vs. Pitt (2/9), nearly missing the entire third quarter due to foul trouble. She converted 4-of-7 from three-point range.
  • After sitting with two points at the half at Wake Forest (2/6), Walker willed the Irish to victory by scoring 12 points in the third and 10 points in the fourth.
  • Went 4-of-5 from three vs. Miami (1/19), finishing with 21 points.
  • Recorded her best quarter of the season in the first at Syracuse on Jan. 5 with 12 points. Later performed a 12-point quarter in the third at Wake Forest on Feb. 6.
  • Willed the Irish to victory at Pitt (1/2) in the final minutes: Recorded an impressive reverse layup at 2:05, dished the assist to Vaughn at 1:33, earned a crucial steal with 23 seconds left, then converted three free throws in the final 20 seconds for the 60-52 win. Totaled 16 points for the game.
  • Exploded with a season best 27 points at No. 21 Michigan (11/23), tying her career high from beyond the arc with five made three’s (5-for-8). She scored nine of the team’s 14 third quarter points.
  • Walker hit the game-winning basket for the Irish in the 54-51 win over Toledo (11/20), tallying 12 points in the game.
  • In her Irish debut, Walker stepped up with a 10-point, 10-rebound, double-double in 38 minutes of play. The 10 boards tied her career high.

AT NORTH CAROLINA

SENIOR SEASON (2018-19)

  • Played in a limited 39 minutes, spanning four games. Averaged 2.5 points.

JUNIOR SEASON (2017-18)

  • Did not compete during the 2017-18 season
  • Named to ACC Honor Roll for a second-consecutive season
  • Athletic Director’s Scholar-Athlete selection.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2016-17)

  • Averaged 12.4 points, 3.7 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game in her second season with the Tar Heels
  • Scored in double figures on 12 occasions and led the team in scoring four times
  • Reached the 20-point scoring mark in four games
  • Scored a season-high 25 points against Jacksonville
  • Registered a 23-point effort at #17 Miami and scored 22 points at #18 Virginia Tech
  • Missed the final 10 games of the season due to injury
  • ACC Honor Roll selection.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2015-16)

  • Named to the ACC All-Freshman Team
  • Earned ACC Rookie of the Week honors (11/23)
  • Selected to ACC Newcomer Watch List in preseason
  • Named to the ACC All-Academic Team
  • Averaged 13.9 points, 3.7 rebounds and 2.7 assists per game
  • Her 37.3 minutes per game average was the second most in a single season at Carolina
  • NCAA Ranks: 18th in minutes played (37.3)
  • ACC Ranks: 1st in minutes played (37.3), 6th in free throw percentage (.813) and 16th in scoring (13.9 ppg)
  • Scored in double figures in a team-leading 28 games
  • Led the team in scoring seven times
  • Scored a career-high 32 points against Florida A&M, also registered a double-double against the Rattlers.

PREP

  • Ranked No. 11 by All Star Girls Report and 17th by ESPN in her class
  • Five-star prospect
  • Earned both Naismith and McDonald’s All-America honors as a senior at Lake Highland Prep
  • Competed in both the McDonald’s All-America game and the Jordan Brand Classic
  • Named Florida 4A Player of the Year as both a junior and senior
  • Led Lake Highland Prep to a state championship in 2015 senior season
  • Averaged 24.9 points, 8.1 rebounds, 4.1 assists and 3.8 steals per game as a senior
  • Scored 2,735 points in her six-year varsity career, becoming the first Orange County high-school girl to score over 2,500 points
  • Once scored 50 points in a game versus Lake Howell during senior campaign
  • Won a gold medal with Team USA at the 2014 FIBA Americas U18 Championship in Colorado Springs, Colo.
  • Attended the 2015 USA Basketball U19 World Championship Team Trials