Power 5 Transfer Additions for the 2019–20 Season

Rundown of transfer additions in women’s basketball for Power 5 schools for the 2019–20 season, arranged by conference. Grad transfers are highlighted in red. Included, as available, are links to the official releases from the new school announcing the addition of the transferring player. Note that this lists only transfers from other D-I schools. (Last updated: May 20, 2019)


Boston College
Cameron Swartz, 5-11 FR guard, Marietta, GA / Colorado [midyear transfer]

Nique Cherry, 6-0 JR forward, Laurel, MS / East Carolina
Delicia Washington, 5-10 JR guard, Macclenny, FL / Florida

Florida State
Bianca Jackson, 5-11 SO guard, Montgomery, AL / South Carolina

Elizabeth Balogun, 6-1 FR guard/wing, Chattanooga, TN / Georgia Tech
Elizabeth Dixon, 6-5 FR forward, Memphis, TN / Georgia Tech
Kianna Smith, 6-0 SO guard, Moreno Valley, CA / Cal
press release on the above three transfer additions

Jacaira “Iggy” Allen, 5-10 RS SO guard, Pompano Beach, FL / Mississippi State [midyear transfer]

Notre Dame
Destinee Walker, 5-10 RS JR guard, Orlando, FL / North Carolina [grad transfer with two years’ eligibility]

Marcella Lamark dos Santos, 6-4 JR center, São Paulo, Brazil / Texas Tech [midyear transfer with a year and a half of eligibility after the first semester of the 2019-20 season]

Elemy Colome, 5-7 RS JR guard, Lawrence, MA / Rhode Island [grad transfer]
Whisper Fisher, 6-2 SR forward, Owings Mills, MD / Saint Joseph’s [grad transfer]

Virginia Tech
Taja Cole, 5-7 RS JR point guard, Richmond, VA / Georgia [grad transfer]
Asiah Jones, 6-3 RS SO forward, Sacramento, CA / Southern Cal
Lydia Rivers, 6-2 RS JR forward, Kinston, NC / Radford [grad transfer]

Big Ten

Danielle Patterson, 6-2 SO forward, Brooklyn, NY / Notre Dame

Mimi Collins, 6-3 FR forward, Waldorf, MD / Tennessee

Ohio State
Braxtin Miller, 5-10 SO point guard, Dayton, OH / Oklahoma State

Alexis Morris, 5-6 SO point guard, Beaumont, TX / Baylor [midyear transfer]

Big 12

Iowa State
Lindsey Jarosinski, 6-5 FR forward, Medinah, IL / Wake Forest

Karisma Ortiz, 6-0 FR guard, San Jose, CA / Penn State

Michelle Berry, 6-1 RS JR wing, Miami, FL / Virginia Tech [grad transfer]

Texas Tech
Lexi Gordon, 6-0 SO wing, Fort Worth, TX / UConn [midyear transfer]
Jada Walton, 5-11 SO guard, Lithonia, GA / Texas A&M


Arizona State
Ja’Tavia Tapley, 6-3 JR forward, Jacksonville, FL / Southern Cal [grad transfer]

Najé Murray, 5-6 SO guard, Stockton, CA / San Diego State

Southern Cal
Emma Merriweather, 6-5 SO center, Buena Park, CA / Texas Tech
Stephanie Watts, 5-11 RS JR guard, Wesley Chapel, NC / North Carolina [grad transfer]

Washington State
Krystal Leger-Walker, 5-9 JR guard, Waikato, New Zealand / Northern Colorado


Jala Jordan, 6-2 FR forward, Philadelphia, PA / West Virginia

Mikayla Coombs, 5-8 SO guard, Buford, GA / UConn [note: plans to apply for a waiver (source)]
Shaniya Jones, 5-7 FR point guard, High Point, NC / Virginia Tech [midyear transfer]

Dre’una Edwards, 6-2 FR forward, Las Vegas, NV / Utah
Chasity Patterson, 5-5 SO point guard, Houston, TX / Texas [midyear transfer]

Sharna Ayres, 5-11 FR shooting guard, Melbourne, Australia / Marquette [four years of eligibility]

Mississippi State
Sidney Cooks, 6-4 SO forward, Kenosha, WI / Michigan State

Shug Dickson, 5-9 JR guard, St. Louis, MO / Texas Tech [two years of eligibility]
Ladazhia Williams, 6-4 SO forward, Bradenton, FL / South Carolina

South Carolina
Destiny Littleton, 5-9 SO shooting guard, La Jolla, CA / Texas [note: plans to apply for a waiver (source)]

Texas A&M
Ashley Hearn, 6-4 SR forward, Rowlett, TX / UCLA (but was not on their 2018-19 roster) [grad transfer]


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