BRISTOL, Conn. --- North Carolina senior center Waltiea Rolle was selected No. 36 overall in the 2013 WNBA Draft Monday night at the headquarters of ESPN. Rolle became the 19th player in school history to be drafted.
Rolle helped lead Carolina to a 29-7 record in 2012-13, a trip to the ACC Tournament final and the No. 3 seed in the NCAA Bridgeport Region. The Nassau, Bahamas, product averaged 12.1 points, 6.6 rebounds and 2.5 blocks per game as a senior. She earned All-ACC Defensive honors for the second time this year and her 89 blocked shots were the sixth-most in single-season school history.