Megan Walker of Richmond, Va., is the nation's top-rated girls basketball player.

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Top women’s basketball prospects visit Texas

Megan Walker is ranked as nation's No. 1 player

Posted September 9th, 2016

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  • Chastity Patterson has averaged 21 points during her first three years of high school (106 games)

Megan Walker, rated as the nation’s No. 1 high school basketball player, will be in Austin this week to visit the University of Texas.

The 6-1 shooting guard will be joined by Chastity Patterson, ranked by ESPN as the nation’s No. 6 prospect for the Class of 2017.

Walker and Patterson’s visit will include tickets to Saturday night’s UTEP-Texas football game.

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Walker, from Richmond, Va., averaged 21 points as a junior at Richmond’s Monacan high school. She also contributed 8.4 rebounds and 3.2 steals a game.

She is expected to choose Connecticut, Notre Dame or Texas to play college basketball.

Patterson, a 5-6 point guard, has averaged 21 points during her 106 games as a high school basketball player. Patterson and Walker will be starting their senior years of high school this fall.

 

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