University of Iowa Athletics

#5 Alexis Sevillian

Height 5-5
Class RS Sr.
Hometown Goodrich, Mich.
High School Goodrich
Alexis Sevillian - Women's Basketball - University of Iowa Athletics


  • Started in 29 games
  • Registered single-season career-highs in rebounds (68) and steals (25)
  • Scored 11 or more points in nine contests this season.
  • Dished out three or more assists in 12 contests, tying her career-high (8) versus Penn State (Feb. 22)
  • Academic All-Big Ten


  • Played in all 36 games with 12 starts
  • Registered single-season career-highs in assists (79) and steals (18)
  • Scored eight or more points in eight contests this season.
  • Dished out three or more assists in 11 contests, including a career-high eight at Western Kentucky.
  • Registered a season-high 18 points pulled down three rebounds, and dished out three assists in Iowa’s win over Oral Roberts
  • Drained a 3-pointer with 2:31 left in the fourth quarter to give Iowa a six-point lead and clinch the win over No. 7 Maryland on Feb. 17.
  • Registered back-to-back 3-pointers in the second half of Iowa’s Sweet 16 win over N.C. State
  • Academic All-Big Ten


  • Played in 31 games with 23 starts
  • Led the team in 3-pointers made (59) – the second most by a freshmen in program history
  • Scored in double figures 14 times
  • Made 3 or more 3-pointers in 11 games
  • Netted a career-high 21 points in wins over Elon and Illinois
  • Dished out a career-best six assists in Iowa’s win over Western Michigan
  • Scored nine points in the fourth quarter to help Iowa to a Big Ten Tournament win over Northwestern
  • Academic All-Big Ten honoree


  • Redshirted
  • 2016-2017 Coaches Award Recipient

High School

  • Finalist for 2016 Michigan Miss Basketball
  • Best of the BEST Girls All-State Team selection, Flint Journal Dream Team Player of the Year, Rotary Club of Flint Scholar Athlete of the Year, and All-USA Michigan Girls Basketball second team selection in 2016
  • 2016 McDonald’s All-American nominee
  • First team all-state selection in 2015 and 2016 and honorable mention all-state honoree in 2014
  • Three-time all-area Dream Team and all-conference pick
  • Averaged 22.9 points, 4.3 rebounds, 3.6 assists, and 3.6 steals per game as a senior guard
  • Helped Goodrich to two state semi-final appearances (2013, 2015) and a 2013 state championship
  • Two-year team captain
  • National Honors Society member and Honor Roll student
  • Played club basketball for Michigan Crossover.


  • Parents are Arteka and Clarence Sevillian
  • Has one older sister Aketra (KeKe), who played basketball at Penn State
  • Father Clarence played football at Vanderbilt
  • High school teammate of Iowa guard Tania Davis
  • Health and Human physiology major.