Birmingham, Ala. -- The WNBA opens the 2023 season today and 21 former SEC stars made WNBA opening day rosters.
South Carolina leads all SEC teams with eight former players; Tennessee has five; LSU, Mississippi State has two; while Auburn, Georgia, Kentucky, Ole Miss, Missouri and Texas A&M have one each.
Eleven WNBA teams have at least one former SEC player on their opening day roster.
Below is a list of all former SEC players who were on opening day rosters of the WNBA.
|Laeticia Amihere, South Carolina
|Shakira Austin, Ole Miss
|DeWanna Bonner, Auburn
|Aliyah Boston, South Carolina
|Maya Caldwell, Georgia
|Sydney Colson, Texas A&M
|Zia Cooke , South Carolina
|Sophie Cunningham, Missouri
|Diamond DeShields, Tennessee
|Allisha Gray, South Carolina
|Tyasha Harris, South Carolina
|Isabelle Harrison, Tennessee
|Jordan Horston, Tennessee
|Rhyne Howard, Kentucky
|Teaira McCowan, Mississippi State
|Tiffany Mitchell, South Carolina
|Candace Parker, Tennessee
|Mercedes Russell, Tennessee
|Victaria Saxton, South Carolina
|Victoria Vivians, Mississippi State
|A'ja Wilson, South Carolina