35 Nadia Yang
35 Nadia Yang
Height: 5-2
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Elgin, Ill.
High School: South Elgin
Position: G

High school: Earned Honorable Mention All-Conference as a sophomore ... Athlete of the Month nomination as a sophomore ... earned All-Conference player as a senior ... helped lead team to Regional Championship title as a sophomore ... averaged 8 points and 3.4 assists per game

Personal: Daughter of Tha and Beatrice Yang ... intends to major in Biology 


Getting to know Nadia 

Favorite Food: Giordano’s Deep Dish Pizza

One thing you cannot live without: Family

If you were in a karaoke contest, which song would you choose to sing, and why?: I would sing “That’s What I like” by Bruno Mars because it’s one of my favorite songs

Pre-game rituals or game day superstitions: Listen to the same playlist before each game

Favorite college sports team: Duke Men’s Basketball Team

Favorite professional sports team: Golden State Warriors

Favorite athlete: Kyrie Irving

If you could meet one person in the entire world, who would it be?: Stephen Curry

Hidden Talent: Cooking

Nickname: None

Why UWP: Opportunity to play basketball