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Mini Bio (1)

Niesha went to Georgia Institute of Technology, where she was the top basketball player. She is the all time leader for New York high schools in career points scored - men or women. For high school, Niesha went to Riverdale Country School, where the director of Bringing Rain (2003), Noah Buschel, also went. She plans to play in the W.N.B.A. next season and balance basketball stardom with her budding acting career.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Anonymous

Trade Mark (1)

Wears the number 11

Trivia (7)

On the cover of the first annual The Village Voice's Women In Sports.
Was cast in the lead for Spike Lee's 'Love and Basketball', opposite Omar Epps, but not allowed to play the role because of collegiate sports rules.
Was personally recruited for Georgia Tech by Stephon Marbury.
Scored 3,127 points in High School, with a 28 points per game average.
Posed for King Magazine, Mar/Apr 2004 - Article title:'WNBA's Next Sexy Shooter.'
Appeared in the first Nike-Lebron James commercial.
Florida, training for the WNBA Draft. [January 2004]

Personal Quotes (3)

The way I look at it, it's not enough to be talented; you have to reach deep down within yourself and make that extra effort that will put you over the top.
I'm an embracer. It takes a lot to offend me, especially if somebody is really cool. I'm more about respect. If you respect me, you'll get away with a lot more than if you act like an asshole.
I'm Caribbean. I'm totally an island girl. I definitely love my roti, curry, goat, reggae and salsa.

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