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: December 11, 2019)


Boston College
Cameron Swartz, 5-11 FR guard, Marietta, GA / Colorado [midyear transfer; granted immediate eligibility at beginning of 2019-20 season (article)]

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

Georgia Tech
Sarah Bates, 5-9 SO guard, Fresno, CA / Kansas State [granted immediate eligibility for 2019-20 (press release)]

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 [Balogun and Dixon granted immediate eligibility for 2019-20 (press release)]

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

Notre Dame
Marta Sniezek, 5-8 SR point guard, McLean, VA / Stanford [grad transfer]
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; received waiver for immediate eligibility in early December 2019]

Brooke Alexander, 6-0 RS JR guard, Frisco, TX / UT Arlington [grad transfer]
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

Kadiatou Sissoko, 6-2 FR guard, Paris, France / Syracuse

Ohio State
Braxtin Miller, 5-10 SO point guard, Dayton, OH / Oklahoma State [granted immediate eligibility for 2019-20 (press release)]

Penn State
Nia Staples, 5-9 RS SO guard, Cincinnati, OH / West Virginia [grad transfer with two years’ eligibility]

Stephanie Guihon, 5-6 SO point guard, Largo, MD / Longwood
Danielle Migliore, 5-7 JR guard, Frankfort, NY / St. Bonaventure [grad transfer]
Alexis Morris, 5-6 SO point guard, Beaumont, TX / Baylor [midyear transfer]

Big 12

Te’a Cooper, 5-8 RS JR guard, Powder Springs, GA / South Carolina [grad transfer]
Erin DeGrate, 6-6 JR center, Waco, TX / Texas Tech [grad transfer]

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

Emma Merriweather, 6-5 SO center, Buena Park, CA / Texas Tech

Kansas State
Angela Harris, 5-6 JR point guard, Cypress, TX / Houston [grad transfer]

Karisma Ortiz, 6-0 FR guard, San Jose, CA / Penn State [transfer waiver denied]
Sophie Taylor, 5-9 JR guard, Austin, TX / Houston Baptist [grad transfer walk-on at Texas]

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


Amari Carter, 5-8 RS JR point guard, Washington, DC / Penn State [grad transfer]
Shaina Pellington, 5-7 SO point guard, Pickering, ON / Oklahoma
press release on the above two transfer additions

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

Minyon Moore, 5-8 JR point guard, Hercules, CA / Southern Cal [grad transfer]
Sedona Prince, 6-7 FR center, Liberty Hill, TX / Texas [transfer waiver denied]

Southern Cal
Aliyah Jeune, 6-1 RS JR wing, Westampton, NJ / Morehead State [grad transfer]
Stephanie Watts, 5-11 RS JR guard, Wesley Chapel, NC / North Carolina [grad transfer]

Zuzanna Puc, 6-3 JR forward, Poznan, Poland / UTEP

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


Honesty Scott-Grayson, 5-9 FR point guard, Brick, NJ / Baylor
Jala Jordan, 6-2 FR forward, Philadelphia, PA / West Virginia

Mikayla Coombs, 5-8 SO guard, Buford, GA / UConn [transfer waiver denied]
Shaniya Jones, 5-7 FR point guard, High Point, NC / Virginia Tech [midyear transfer; transfer waiver denied]

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]

Ole Miss
Donnetta Johnson, 5-11 FR guard, Queens, NY/ Georgia
Andeija Puckett, 6-2 SO forward, Griffin, GA / Cincinnati

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; transfer waiver pending]
Shannon Dufficy, 6-2 JR guard/forward, Preston, Victoria, Australia / Utah State
Ladazhia Williams, 6-4 SO forward, Bradenton, FL / South Carolina

South Carolina
Destiny Littleton, 5-9 SO shooting guard, La Jolla, CA / Texas [transfer waiver denied]

Texas A&M
Ashley Hearn, 6-4 SR forward, Rowlett, TX / UCLA (but was not on their 2018-19 roster) [grad transfer]
Jordan Nixon, 5-8 FR point guard, New York, NY / Notre Dame

Akira Levy, 5-8 FR point guard, Baxter, TN / Missouri


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