The Syracuse Orange women’s basketball team signed its seventh transfer and likely final player of the 2021-22 roster on Friday. Forward Alaysia Styles will transfer from the University of Maryland to Syracuse next season for her graduate year.
Last season at Maryland, the 6’3” forward averaged 4.9 points and 2.8 rebounds per contest. She shot 60.5% from the field and 71.% from the free throw line.
Styles spent her first three college seasons at California. The San Diego native averaged 4.6 points and 2.8 rebounds in 88 career games. Styles started in 30 games her junior year and averaged 8.4 points and 2.8 rebounds per contest.
A four-star recruit out of La Jolla Country Day, Styles was ranked the No. 90 overall prospect in the nation and 16th-ranked wing in the 2017 recruiting class by ESPN. Styles averaged 20.9 points and 12.8 rebounds per game during her senior season of high school.
Fun Fact: Styles has her own clothing brand that is aimed at helping single-parent households. Learn more about MyOWN here.
Quick Look at the 2021-22 Roster
Alaysia Styles, F, Fifth Year - Transfer from Maryland
Jayla Thornton, G, Fifth Year - Transfer from Howard
Shalexxus Aaron, G, Redshirt Senior - Transfer from USC
Christianna Carr, G, Senior - Transfer from K-State
Chrislyn Carr , G, Senior - Transfer from Baylor
Eboni Walker, F, Junior - Transfer from ASU
Teisha Hyman, G, Redshirt Sophomore
Priscilla Williams, G, Sophomore
Ava Irvin, G, Sophomore
Latasha Lattimore, F, Freshman
Shayeann Day-Wilson, G, Freshman
Amani Bartlett, F, Freshman
Nyah Wilson, G, Freshman
Julianna Walker, G, Freshman
Laura Salmeron, G, Freshman