Skip to content

Miss you, girl!

Oct 18, 2011, 2:40 PM EDT

Can’t blame Shante Evans for not being in practice this week. The 6-foot junior is with USA Basketball in prep for the Pan American Games, which means she’s not due back until Oct. 26.

“We miss her,” said Pride coach Krista Kilburn-Steveskey, but honesty — “Practice is going great!”

“It’s a different feel this year, kind of like my first year,” she said. “The seniors have handled any nonsense. It’s been awesome. The other day, I had to just stay, ‘Stop!’ They were going so hard they were mentally drained.”

Can’t wait to see: 5-4 freshman guard Andreana Thomas, who Kilburn-Stevesky doesn’t doubt will be “one of the mentally toughest kids I’ve ever coached.”

About CAA Baseline Buzz

Welcome to CAA Baseline Buzz, the official blog providing in-depth and exclusive access to CAA Women's Basketball. With features, videos, photos, commentaries and news from inside the league, we are committed to bringing you coverage of CAA Women's Basketball unlike any you can find elsewhere.

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

#CAAHoops On YouTube

@CAABasketball on Twitter

#CAASports on Instagram

@uncwathletics Thomas Eldridge picks up Men's #CAASports Golfer of the Week honors It's a @cofc_tfxc sweep of our Runner of the Week honors! 
Tess Masselink and Hayden DiBona take home the awards. She made eight saves in a shutout victory over No.2 Penn State! #CAASports 🏑 Player of the Week goes to @udbluehens Emmeline Oltmans 👏👏 @hofstramlax and #CAALax alum Josh Byrne was the No. 1️⃣ pick in last night's @nll Draft!