Washington’s Plum goes No. 1 to San Antonio in WNBA draft
NEW YORK | Kelsey Plum was the No. 1 pick in the WNBA draft, going to the San Antonio Stars on Thursday night.
The Washington guard and NCAA career scoring leader is the first player from the school to be taken first. The Stars finished with the worst record last season and held the top pick for the first time in franchise history. Plum finished her college career with 3,527 points.
Locally, Maryland’s Shatori Walker-Kimbrough was picked sixth by the Washington Mystics. Two picks later, her Maryland teammate Brionna Jones went to Connecticut with the eighth pick.