April 2, 2011
ATLANTA – Georgia Tech senior Alex Montgomery earned State Farm Coaches’ All-America Team Honorable Mention announced by the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) at the Women’s Final Four in Indianapolis, Ind.
Montgomery is only the fourth Yellow Jacket to earn selection to the coaches’ All-America team.
Montgomery led the Yellow Jackets to a school record 24 wins, an NCAA Tournament berth, and helped Tech win only its third tournament game. This season she also helped the Jackets set a school record with a 13-game winning streak, and tied school records with 14 home wins and nine ACC victories.
Montgomery, along with classmate Deja Foster, will graduate Georgia Tech as the school’s all-time winningest class with 91 career wins. Montgomery led Tech in points, 13.9 per game, and rebounds, 8.6 per contest, in her final season on The Flats, and was second on the team with 81 assists and 73 steals.
Montgomery finished her career sixth on the Georgia Tech all-time scoring list with 1,565 points, third in three-pointers made, 237, fourth in rebounds with 837, fifth in steals with 226 and tied for second in games played, 123. Her 237 career threes rank tied for ninth in Atlantic Coast Conference history.
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