Courtesy: UNCW Athletic Communications
Austin was named First-Team All-ECAC and ECAC South Player-of-the-Year in 1984-85 after averaging 20.4 points and 12.8 rebounds for the women's basketball team. During her 109-game career, she averaged a double-double of 18.9 points and 11.8 rebounds, shooting a remarkable 52 percent from the field.
A sleek center, Austin remains UNCW's all-time leader in scoring (2,056 points), rebounding, (1,290 rebounds) and blocked shots (222 blocks). She also holds school records for career scoring average (18.9 ppg), career rebounding average (11.8 rpg) and owns 16 school records overall.
In 2009, Austin was honored by the Colonial Athletic Association as one of the league's legends during its annual program to honor past greats of the game.