Two U of L signees tabbed All-Americans

Two of the five members of the University of Louisville women's basketball team's No. 1 ranked recruiting class have been tabbed WBCA All-Americans. Asia Durr was named as one of 10 first-team All-Americans, while Taja Cole was named to the honorable mention team.

Add a couple more honors for the University of Louisville's five-player women's basketball recruiting class tabbed No. 1 in the country and headed to campus this summer.

Two of the players - Asia Durr and Taja Cole - have been tabbed WBCA high school All-Americans by the Women's Basketball Coaches Association of America.

Durr, the No. 1 overall player in the class of 2015, was tabbed as one of the 10 players on the WBCA All-American team. The standout from Atlanta St. Pius X finished her senior season averaging 33.3 points and 6.4 rebounds a game. She had 2,764 points on 51 percent shooting, 698 rebounds, 249 assists, and 260 steals for her career.

Durr was previously named a McDonald's All-American and is one of five finalists for the Naismith Trophy as the national Player of the Year.

Cole, also a McDonald's All-American, was one of 20 players named to the honorable mention team. She is averaging 18.7 points, 5.4 rebounds, 5.7 assists, and 3.2 steals in 22 games at Lloyd Bird in Richmond, Va.


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