Asia Durr

  • Guard
  • 5-11
  • 185
  • St. Pius X Catholic High School (2015)
  • Douglasville, Georgia

USA Basketball Notes

  • Honors: MVP of 2013 FIBA Americas U16 Championship.
  • Gold Medals: 2014 FIBA U17 World Championship, 2013 FIBA Americas U16 Championship.
  • Member of the 2014 USA Basketball U17 World Championship Team that posted a perfect 7-0 record and captured the gold medal at the 2014 FIBA U17 World Championship in the Czech Republic. Started six games and saw action in all seven. Recorded a team-high 24 assists and averaged a team second-best 13.4 ppg.; connected on 37-of-74 field goals for a team second-best .50 field goal percentage.
  • Member of the 2013 USA Basketball Women’s U16 National Team; started in all five games of the 2013 FIBA Americas U16 Championship that was played June 19-23 in Cancun, Mexico, and named tournament MVP after averaging a tournament-best and USA U16 record 18.4 ppg. to go with 3.6 rpg., 2.0 apg. and 3.2 spg. to help the USA to a 5-0 record, a gold medal and a berth into the 2014 FIBA U17 World Championship; set USA U16 records, in addition to scoring average, for field goals made (31), free throws made (19) and free throws attempted (26).

College Notes

  • Lists Baylor, Connecticut, Duke, Florida State, Georgia, Kentucky, LSU, Louisville, Maryland, Notre Dame, Rutgers, South Carolina and Tennessee as her college finalists.

High School Honors

  • Gatorade State Player of the Year (2014).
  • Listed on the Naismith Girls High School Player of the Year Watch List released on Dec. 13, 2013.
  • USA Today All-USA first team (2014).
  • American Family Insurance USA Today All-USA Georgia first team.
  • Georgia Region 6 Class 3A State Player of the Year (2013).
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution 3A Player of the Year (2013).
  • Georgia Sportswriters Association and Georgia Coaches Association 3A State Championship MVP (2013).
  • Atlanta Tip Off Club second team (2013).
  • Boo Williams Invitational Showcase MVP (2013), first sophomore named MVP.
  • All-region first team (2012).
  • All-state first team (2012).
  • 2011 ESPN Rise MVP.

High School Notes

  • Has played three varsity seasons at St. Pius X Catholic High School in Atlanta, Georgia.
  • Has started in 72 of 94 career games and compiled 1,835 points, 1,003 rebounds, 193 assists, 220 steals and 59 blocked shots.
  • Lists career shooting averages of 51.0 percent from the field, 34.0 percent from 3-point and 81.0 percent from the line.
  • As a junior in 2013-14, started in all 32 games played and averaged 24.4 ppg., 7.1 rpg., 1.7 apg., 2.5 spg. and 1.0 bpg. to help her team to a 30-3 record and 3A state championship.
  • As a sophomore in 2012-13, started in all 33 games and averaged 21.2 ppg., 6.8 rpg., 2.8 apg. and 2.6 spg. to help her team to a 30-3 record and a 3A state title; shot 52.0 percent from the field, 36.0 percent from 3-point and 86.0 percent from the line.
  • As a freshman in 2011-12, started in seven of 29 games and averaged 12.2 ppg., 2.4 rpg., 1.4 apg. and 1.8 spg. to help her team to a 24-5 record and a state tournament appearance; shot 51.0 percent from the field, 30.0 percent from 3-point and 76.0 percent from the line.
  • Has played in the summer for the GA Pistols from 2007 to present, won 2009 AAU national championship.

Personal Notes

  • Born on April 5, 1997, in Atlanta, Georgia, to Audrey and Terry Durr, Sr.; has two brothers, Christian (22) and TJ (15), and one sister, Genesis (26).
  • Goes by the nickname of “Asia Amazya.”
  • Great aunt, Rosa Jimmar, retired from the U.S. Air Force; cousin, Robert Sanders, retired from the U.S. Navy; cousin, Petry Sanders, retired from the U.S. Army; maternal grandfather Willie Matthews served in the U.S. Army; and Ray Haliburton, maternal step grandfather, served in the U.S. Marines.
  • Maternal grandfather, Willie Matthews, played in the Negro Baseball Minor League.
  • Is right-handed and wears No. 25.
  • Favorite sport other than basketball: Football.
  • Favorite food: Seafood.
  • Favorite class: Spanish.
  • Favorite basketball player: LeBron James.
  • Favorite basketball team: Miami Heat.
  • Favorite Olympian: LeBron James.