Allison Hightower

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Allison Hightower
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WNBA's Connecticut Sun  – No. 3
Born (1988-04-06) April 6, 1988 (age 26)
Dallas, Texas
Nationality United States American
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight 139 lb (63 kg)
College LSU
Draft 15th overall, 2010
Connecticut Sun
WNBA career 2010–present
Profile WNBA player profile
WNBA teams
Connecticut Sun (2010–present)
Awards and honors
WNBA All-Star (2013)

Allison Hightower (born April 6, 1988) is an American professional women's basketball player with the Connecticut Sun of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). She was drafted 15th overall in the 2010 WNBA Draft.

High school[edit]

Hightower was born in Dallas, Texas was named a WBCA All-American.[1] She participated in the 2006 WBCA High School All-America Game, where she scored five points.[2]


Hightower attended Louisiana State University, where she was named all first-team Southeastern Conference (SEC) following her senior season. She was also named SEC All-Defensive Team following her junior (2009) and senior (2010) seasons.[3]


  1. ^ "Past WBCA HS Coaches' All-America Teams". Women's Basketball Coaches Association. Retrieved 1 Jul 2014. 
  2. ^ "WBCA High School All-America Game Box Scores". Women's Basketball Coaches Association. Retrieved 29 Jun 2014. 
  3. ^ " Prospect: Allison Hightower". Retrieved 2 January 2012.