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Former Tennessee guard Diamond DeShields announces she will play in Turkey

Former Tennessee women’s basketball guard Diamond DeShields announced on Saturday that she’ll play professionally in Turkey next season.

DeShields posted a short video on her Instagram account saying that she’ll be playing for Cukurova basketball.

Watch the video below:

DeShields led the Lady Vols in scoring with 17.4 points per game last season. In June, Tennessee announced that she would be leaving the program to pursue a professional basketball career.

Prior to playing for the Vols, she played at North Carolina.

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Tennessee lost in the second round of the NCAA tournament last season after losing its Southeastern Conference tournament opener.

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