Joy McCorvey
Joy  McCorvey


Brewton, Ala.

High School:
T.R. Miller





St. John's vs. Providence (Jan. 30, 2010)

The St. John's women's basketball team defeated Providence 70-46 on Jan. 30, 2010, at Carnesecca Arena.

As A Junior in 2008-09: Played in 33 games, starting in 29 ... averaged 23.4 minutes ... shot 56.5 percent from the field, recording highest field goal percentage among starters and second highest on team ... increased scoring to average 6.0 points per game ... fifth highest scorer on team ... averaged 5.4 rebounds per game to rank third on squad ... led team with 47 steals and finished second with 18 blocks ... posted seven double-digit scoring performances and two double-digit rebounding efforts ... registered two double-doubles ... led team in scoring once and in rebounding six times ... played in 16 BIG EAST contests, starting in 12 ... averaged 22.8 minutes, 5.5 points and 5.1 rebounds in league games ... field goal percentage of 62.3 in conference contests team high ... posted double-double with team-high 15 points and 12 rebounds against Northeastern (Nov. 14) ... was 7-of-10 from the field, shooting 70.0 percent against Huskies ... had nine rebounds, two steals and two assists against Dartmouth (Nov. 18) ... scored nine second-half points to finish with 11 against Army (Nov. 25), the third highest total ... was perfect from the field, going 3-for-3 against the Black Knights ... one shy of a double-digit rebounding outing, finishing with nine against Stony Brook (Nov. 28) ... finished with team-high two blocks and tied for lead with two steals against Seawolves ... one of four players to score in double figures against Vermont with 12 points (Nov. 30) ... second-highest scorer against Catamounts ... recorded four steals in first 12 minutes of play and tied personal best of six free throws against Vermont ... hit game-tying free throw with 58 seconds remaining in eventual victory over Monmouth (Dec. 3) ... tied for game-high with eight rebounds against Howard (Dec. 16) ... contributed 11 points, eight rebounds, three assists and three steals in win over Buffalo (Dec. 20) ... recorded second double-double of the season with 10 points and 10 rebounds vs. Boston College (Dec. 21) ... seven of 10 points came in second half over Eagles ... named to St. John's-Chartwells Holiday Classic All-Tournament Team ... scored seven points while tying for the team high with eight rebounds at Seton Hall (Feb. 1) ... nearly recorded a double-double with nine points and eight boards at Villanova (Feb. 4) ... tallied six points and a team-high seven rebounds vs. Cincinnati (Feb. 8) ... tied for the team high with five rebounds and was one of five STJ players to score in double figures with 10 points vs. Syracuse (Feb. 14) ... set a new career high with five steals at Marquette (Feb. 21) ... one of five Red Storm players to score in double figures with 10 points vs. Seton Hall (Feb. 25) ... nearly recorded a double-double with nine points and eight boards at then-No. 14 Pitt (March 2) ... also posted four assists against Panthers ... grabbed six rebounds against then-No. 17 Notre Dame (March 7) in BIG EAST Championship Second Round.

As A Sophomore In 2007-08: Was one only of two players to start and play in all 33 games on the year ... led starters with a 55.0 shooting percentage ... team's leading rebounder, averaging 5.5 per game ... 32 steals on the year third most on squad ... posted 17 five-or-more rebounding games and notched four double-digit rebounding efforts ... tallied one double-double ... registered four double-digit scoring efforts and had 18 games with five-or-more points ... notched 15 multi-assist games ... named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... set a new career high with four steals against Army (Nov. 13) ... shot 66.7 from the field against NC State (Nov. 17), posting six points and adding eight boards ... named to TD Banknorth All-Tournament team, averaging 6.0 points and 6.0 rebounds against NC State and Vermont (Nov. 18) ... notched first double-figure scoring contest of the season with 10 points on 5-of-7 shooting against Dartmouth (Nov. 25) ... came close to a double-double against the Big Green with eight rebounds ... dished out three assists against Monmouth (Nov. 28) ... grabbed seven boards against Boston University (Dec. 1) ... tallied first double-double of the season with 12 points and 10 boards against Hartford (Dec. 7) ... shot 60.0 percent from the floor on 6-of-10 shooting against the Hawks ... just shy of a double-double with an eight-point, nine-rebound outing against Louisiana-Monroe (Dec. 17) ... grabbed 10 rebounds against USF (Jan. 8) ... led the team with 10 points on 5-of-8 shooting against West Virginia (Jan. 19) ... also posted three rebounds and three assists against the Mountaineers ... pulled down a game-high nine rebounds against Georgetown (Feb. 6) ... scored 10 points on 4-of-6 shooting against Villanova (Feb. 9) ... recorded eight rebounds and four assists against then-No. 1 Connecticut (Feb. 23) ... grabbed a game-high 11 rebounds while scoring six points against Seton Hall (Feb. 26) ... shot 75.0 from the field (3-of-4) against the Pirates ... recorded seven points, four rebounds and two assists against then-No. 9 Notre Dame (March 3) ... led the team with seven rebounds against NC State in the WNIT Quarterfinals (March 30).

As A Freshman In 2006-07: Started 26 of 28 games, the most of any freshman ... scored in double-figures on six occasions and had at least 10 rebounds four times ... opened the season with first-career double-double against Iona (Nov. 9) ... scored 12 points and pulled down 10 rebounds against the Gaels ... netted 13 points and had seven rebounds against Brown (Nov. 25) ... poured in a career-high 19 points and added 10 rebounds vs. Nicholls State (Dec. 10) ... scored 10 points against BIG EAST foe and then-No. 21 Pittsburgh (Jan. 13) on the road ... tallied 13 points vs. Providence (Feb. 10) ... had a stellar outing at Louisville (Feb. 20) with 10 points and 10 rebounds ... played in first-career BIG EAST Tournament against the Cardinals (March 3) in the first round and scored six points.

Before St. John's: Led T.R. Miller High School by averaging 18 points and 12 rebounds per game ... a top three finalist for The Birmingham News Miss Basketball Award ... chosen for the Alabama/Mississippi All-Star Game.

Personal: Joy N. McCorvey ... daughter of Joe and Malinda McCorvey ... has two siblings, Joe (17) and Janel (17) ... majoring in special education and minoring in business at St. John's.


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