Women's Basketball Adds Auburn Transfer Camille Glymph
Glymph will have two years of eligibility remaining after sitting out the 2012-13 season.
Aug. 29, 2012
EAST LANSING, Mich. - Michigan State women's basketball head coach Suzy Merchant announced the addition of Camille Glymph, a 5-10 guard transfer from Auburn University. Glymph, who officially signed her scholarship papers to join the Spartan program, will have two years of eligibility remaining after sitting out the 2012-13 season due to NCAA transfer rules.
"We are excited that Camille decided to join the Spartan program," said Merchant. "When she becomes eligible next season, she will add a wealth of experience from her two years of competing in the SEC. Her ability to extend the floor with her 3-point range as well as her playmaking skills will allow her to be effective at multiple positions. Her passion and commitment to the game of basketball is contagious and we are thrilled that she is now a member of the Spartan family."
Glymph, a Greenville, S.C. native, finished last season as Auburn's fourth leading scorer, posting 9.0 points per game, while appearing in all 30 games, including 12 starts. She also added 2.1 rebounds and 1.5 assists, third on the team, in 25.5 minutes per contest.
Glymph was the Tigers' top threat from behind the arc, hitting 54 3-pointers, as her 1.8 3-pointers per game ranked seventh in the SEC. Overall, she was 13th in the conference with a 32.7% mark from behind the arc. In conference games, her stats improved to 1.9 treys per game, which was sixth in the SEC, and 35.3%, which was seventh in the league. She also was a 79.5% (30-for-39) free throw shooter.
Glymph posted 12 double-figure outings and led the team in scoring in seven games in 2011-12, including a career-high 23 points vs. South Florida and 21 points, on 5 3-pointers, vs. Tennessee.
As a freshman, Glymph battling injuries, appearing in only 13 games, while averaging 2.2 points a game.
Coming out of J.L Mann High School, Glymph was ranked No. 52 nationally by ESPN's Hoopgurlz. She was a two-time all-state selection, and led J.L. Mann to back-to-back state championships her final two seasons.