Tiffany Mitchell
Tiffany  Mitchell


Charlotte, N.C.

High School:
Providence Day




Tiffany Mitchell unfazed by accolades

By David Cloninger (The State)

2012-13 Gamecock Spotlight Video

Career Highlights

2014 WBCA All-America
2014 All-America Third Team (AP, Full Court)
2014 WBCA All-Region 3
2014 Wooden Award Final Ballot
2014 Wade Trophy Finalist
2014 Naismith Award Midseason 30
2014 Dawn Staley Award Finalist
2014 SEC Player of the Year (Coaches)
2014 All-SEC First Team (Coaches, AP)
2014 SEC All-Defensive Team
2013 SEC All-Freshman Team
Two-Time SEC Academic Honor Roll (2013, 2014)

Sophomore Year (2013-14)
Became Gamecocks first WBCA All-America selection, adding third-team honors from Associated Press and Full Court as well ... named a finalist for Wooden Award, Wade Trophy and Dawn Staley Award... was the only non-honorable mention All-America selection from the SEC ... tabbed SEC Player of the Year, just second sophomore to win award all-time by the league's coaches, who also named her to their All-SEC First Team and All-Defensive Team ... was a unanimous All-SEC selection by AP, just the third Gamecock all-time to capture first-team honors from the organization ... tied school record with 157 made free throws on the season ... ranked 10th in SEC in scoring (15.5 ppg), seventh in free throw percentage (.793) and steals (1.8 spg) and 11th in assists (3.5 apg) ... in SEC play, was only player to rank in points (9th, 15.9), rebounds (16th, 6.4), assists (11th, 3.4) and steals (7th, 1.8) ... lifted rebounding average from 4.5 in non-conference action to 6.4 in league play ... led team in scoring 13 times (at USC, NCCU, Winthrop, Savannah St., at Ark., Ky., at Aub., at Vandy, Mizzou, at LSU, Florida, Georgia, vs. CS Northridge) ... led team in assists 16 times (at Clemson, at San Diego St., at USC, at Charlotte, Winthrop, SC State, at TAMU, Ala., at Vandy, Ole Miss, Ark., at LSU, at Ky., vs. Ky., vs. CS Northridge, vs. Oregon St.) ... was team's go-to option at end of tight games, averaging 5.3 points, shooting 60.0 percent (12-of-20) including 4-of-5 (.800) from 3-point range, during final five minutes of the Gamecocks' 10 games that were within 10 points at that time ... averaged 18.3 points and 3.3 assists in NCAA Tournament play (3 games) ... posted nine of her 11 points against #12/13 North Carolina (Mar. 30) in the NCAA Sweet 16 in the second half, including 3-of-3 from 3-point range, in effort to lead a comeback from eight-point halftime deficit ... scored all 20 of her points against Oregon State (Mar. 25) in second half ... broke school record for free throws made (13) and attempted (17) in an NCAA Tournament game with her effort against CSU Northridge, highlighted by hitting 6-of-6 in the final 63 seconds ... hot program's third-best perfect game from free throw line (10-of-10), and tied for best by any SEC player in a league game all season, as part of her second-straight 20-point game to finish with career-high 25 against Georgia (Feb. 27) ... recorded fourth 20-point game of season against Florida (Feb. 23), including five of team's final 11 points to slip away from Gators ... posted all 12 of her points and all seven of her rebounds at #15/15 Kentucky (Feb. 20) in second half, scoring five straight points after Wildcats got within 11 midway through ... scored 11 of her 19 points at #19/17 LSU (Feb. 16) in second half, including six in final 4:00 to turn seven-point lead into 17-point edge ... also added seven rebounds and seven assists against the Lady Tigers ... had six rebounds in first half alone against Arkansas (Feb. 9) and tied for team-high honors with four assists ... turned in her first career 20-point SEC game against Missouri (Feb. 2), including eight free throws ... handed out eight assists versus Ole Miss (Jan. 30) ... scored four straight points, including layup off her fourth steal of the game, with under minute to play to key win at #16/19 Vanderbilt (Jan. 26) ... dished out eight assists against Alabama (Jan. 19), seven of which came in first half as Gamecocks established significant halftime lead ... scored five points in final 20 seconds at #25/21 Texas A&M (Jan. 16) to send game to overtime, during which she added four points in bid for victory ... swiped career-high six steals at Auburn (Jan. 12) and scored six of her 18 points during an 8-0 run after Tigers cut lead to three with five minutes to play ... sank 4-of-4 free throws in final two minutes to ice win over Vanderbilt (Jan. 5), finishing with 19 points ... grabbed two defensive rebounds and hit 4-of-4 free throws in final 30 seconds to secure win at Arkansas (Jan. 2) en route to first double-double of the season ... netted 12 of her 18 points against Savannah State (Dec. 28) at free throw line, scoring seven points during key 17-5 run late in first half ... key element in holding off second-half charge from Winthrop (Dec. 20), scoring 12 points in second half en route to total of 20, which included a career-high four 3s ... scored 16 of her 18 points against #14/13 North Carolina (Dec. 18) in second half, highlighted by four during a 14-3 run that included a layup after stealing an in-bounds pass under basket to bring team within two after trailing by 12 at half, and team's lone 3-pointer to pull within four with 4:23 to play ... recorded 11 of her 15 points at Charlotte (Dec. 8) in first half to keep Gamecocks just ahead of upset-minded 49ers ... scored 12 of her 17 points at San Diego State in the second half, while handing out six of her career-high nine assists in the final 20 minutes as well ... named to the SEC Winter Academic Honor Roll.

Freshman Year (2012-13)
Earned a spot on the SEC All-Freshman Team ... started 30 games this season and came off the bench in the other three ... led the team in scoring seven times (Clemson, Drexel, Furman, SC State, WCU, Tennessee, at Ole Miss) ... led the team in rebounding six times (at LA Tech, vs. FGCU, at Seton Hall, at Georgia, Auburn) ... posted two double-doubles (at Seton Hall, SC State) ... scored in double figures 14 times and pulled down double-digit rebounds five times ... played a balanced game against Kansas (March 25) in NCAA Tournament Second Round, swiping three steals to go with seven points and six boards, including three offensive ... turned in six points and six rebounds in second half of second-round SEC Tournament game against Alabama (March 7) ... scored five of her seven points against Florida (March 3) in the second half, including a key 3-pointer after the Gators had cut the lead to three in the second half ... hit a career-best 4-of-4 from the free throw line at Missouri (Feb. 28) ... came off bench for first time this season at Ole Miss (Feb. 17) and responded with team-high 15 points, including 13 in 15 minutes of first-half action ... snagged team-high eight rebounds at Arkansas (Jan. 27), including one in final 10 seconds to help secure a win ... earned second SEC Freshman of the Week honor for production and key effort in wins over Florida and LSU ... tied her career high with 11 rebounds at Florida (Jan. 20), including six offensive, and hit a pair of free throws to make it a two-possession game with 15 seconds to play ... turned in solid all-around game vs. LSU (Jan. 17), including key offensive rebound on missed free throw late in second half to help hold off a Lady Tiger comeback ... fought through a tough shooting night at #13/12 Georgia (Jan. 13) to lead team with 10 rebounds ... hit clutch 3-pointer in second half to stop 6-0 surge by Vanderbilt (Jan. 10) that pulled the Commodores within 10 points midway through the half ... tied season high with five offensive boards en route to team-high 14 points against Tennessee (Jan. 3) ... shot a career-best 83.3 percent (5-of-6) from field en route to team-high 12 points against Western Carolina ... posted the team's first 20-point game of the season and her second career double-double with career-high 21 points and 11 rebounds (tying career high) against SC State (Dec. 21) ... swiped five steals against Furman (Dec. 9) while leading offense with 16 points to tie her career high ... posted first career double-double with 13-point, 11-rebound effort at Seton Hall (Dec. 2) ... hit a pair of 3s against Drexel (Nov. 28), including one late in second half to help force overtime ... named SEC Freshman of the Week after averaging 13.0 points and 6.3 rebounds over three-game span (13 at LA Tech, 10 vs. Savannah State, 16 vs. Clemson) ... recorded first career double-digit scoring game at Louisiana Tech (Nov. 12)

High School
Played four years for Josh Springer's Providence Day Chargers ... was a four-star recruit rated the 15th-best guard and top 46 player overall in the 2012 class by ESPN Hoopgurlz ... named Gatorade North Carolina Player of the Year and Miss Basketball North Carolina as a senior in 2011-12 after posting 19.6 points and 7.0 rebounds per game ... captured Parade All-America honors in 2012 ... earned all-state and all-conference honors all four years ... helped team to three straight North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic Association Class 3A state championships in 2011-12.