5. PRO POTENTIAL

Since the WNBA formed in 1997, the Irish have had 12 players drafted in the league, 10 who have played. They currently have three; Ruth Riley, Dev Peters and Natalie Novosel. The Huskies have had 24 players in the league and 13 on rosters last season, including six who played for the 2012 Olympic gold medal team - Swin Cash, Sue Bird, Asjha Jones, Tina Charles, Maya Moore, pictured here, and Diana Taurasi

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Since the WNBA formed in 1997, the Irish have had 12 players drafted in the league, 10 who have played. They currently have three; Ruth Riley, Dev Peters and Natalie Novosel. The Huskies have had 24 players in the league and 13 on rosters last season, including six who played for the 2012 Olympic gold medal team - Swin Cash, Sue Bird, Asjha Jones, Tina Charles, Maya Moore, pictured here, and Diana Taurasi

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