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NC State’s Kiara Leslie Earns AP All-American Honorable Mention



NC State Graduate Senior Kiara Leslie earned Associated Press All-American Honorable Mention honors today.

After spending her first 3 years at Maryland, Leslie transferred back home (Holly Springs, NC) for her final two years of eligibility. Leslie averaged 15.9 points and 7.2 rebounds per game for the Wolfpack this year, helping lead NC State to the second most wins in program history (28th), and to their 13th Sweet 16 appearance.

Leslie earned 1st Team All-ACC honors, and became only the 5th player in program history to earn AP All-American Honorable Mention honors. (No player in school history has made the 1st, 2nd or 3rd Teams.).

1997 … Chasity Melvin
1999 … Summer Erb
2000 … Summer Erb
2001 … Carisse Moody
2014 … Markeisha Gatling
2019 … Kiara Leslie

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