Junior was averaging 11 points and seven rebounds
Two teams meet for first time Thursday at 6 p.m. CT
SMU plays winner between No. 8 UCF and No. 9 Houston at 11 a.m.
Hives-McCray posted seventh double-double with 16 points and 13 rebounds
SMU clinches No. 1 seed in C-USA Championship with win
2013-14 (Junior): Averaged 22.5 minutes, starting the first 10 games of the season before being ruled out for the season due to medical reasons...Averaged 7.0 rebounds per game...Pulled down at least 10 rebounds three times...Scored 11.0 points per game, reaching double figures six times... Opened the season with 16 points and 10 rebounds for her eighth-career double-double against Grambling State (11/10)...Recorded a season-high 17 points against Mississippi Valley State (11/19)...Posted 12 points and a season-high 14 rebounds against Kansas State (11/28).
2012-13 (Sophomore): Played in all 31 games with 24 starts...Second on the team in rebounds, averaging 6.3 per game...Fourth on the team in points, with 8.4 per game...Had a team-high seven double-doubles...Opened the season with 13 points and 10 rebounds in the win against Alcorn State (11/10)...Scored a career-high 22 points with 10 rebounds in a win at Southern Miss (1/17), and went 8-for-10 at the free throw line in the game...Grabbed a career-high 15 rebounds with 14 points in the triple-overtime win against UAB (2/7)...Scored at least 10 points 12 times...Shot 70.0 percent from the free throw line, and made the first 19 straight before her first miss in the eighth game of the season...Shot 44.3 percent from the field...Made a career-high seven field goals four times...Also had 27 assists, 21 blocks and nine steals...Had a career-high five assists at Southern Miss...Blocked a career-high four shots against Tulsa (2/21).
2011-12 (Freshman):Averaged 7.8 minutes in 27 games...Averaged 2.1 points and 2.1 rebounds...Made 19 field goals and was 19-of-28 from the free throw line...Had 11 blocks and eight steals...Posted nine assists...Scored a season-high nine points against TAMU-CC (12/18)...Grabbed a season-high seven rebounds twice, against Northwestern State (12/5) and against East Carolina (1/22).
High School: Three-year letterwinner for head coach Brook Brittain at Arlington Martin High School...Team captain as a senior...Earned First Team All-District, District MVP and 2011 Offensive Player of the Year during her career...Earned the Principal's Award...Richard Greene Scholar...Named Academic All-District.
Personal: Full name is Destynee Corinne Hives-McCray...Daughter of Darryll McCray and Sandra Hives-McCray...Has an older brother, Derryll...Chose SMU because of the "great academics and amazing coaching staff"...Her father has had the biggest influence in her career...Would like to switch places for a day with Dwayne Wade...Favorite restaurant is Olive Garden...Favorite movie is Love and Basketball...Major is environmental engineering with a minor in business.