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Michigan's Naz Hillmon selected 15th overall by Atlanta in WNBA Draft

Naz Hillmon, Cathy Engelbert WNBA Draft
Posted at 8:50 AM, Apr 12, 2022

(WXYZ) — The Atlanta Dream selected Michigan forward Naz Hillmon in the second round of the WNBA Draft with the 15h overall pick on Monday.

Hillmon, a unanimous 2022 first-team All-Big Ten selection, was Michigan's first women's basketball All-American and holds the program record for career double-doubles with 52.

Hillmon is the first Michigan player drafted since Tabitha Pool was selected by the New York Liberty in the second round of the 2005 draft.