Hooper Signed By Sun Off Waivers

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (May 10, 2017) – The Connecticut Sun announced today it has signed Jordan Hooper off waivers.

Originally drafted out of Nebraska with the 13th overall pick in the second round of the 2014 WNBA Draft by the Tulsa Shock, the 6-2 forward appeared in 100 games for the franchise with seven career starts. The 2014 Big Ten Player of the Year, Hooper has averaged 4.8 points and 1.9 rebounds in the WNBA.

MyPillow will help the Connecticut Sun tip off its 15th season against the Atlanta Dream on May 13th at 7 p.m., serving as the presenting partner on opening night at Mohegan Sun Arena. Every fan who attends the game against Atlanta will receive a commemorative opening night t-shirt, courtesy of MyPillow. Season tickets are on sale now and can be purchased by contacting a sales representative at 877-SUN-TIXX or tickets@connecticutsun.com or by visiting www.connecticutsun.com.