Lynx Waive Guard Cierra Dillard

MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL – The Minnesota Lynx announced the team has waived guard Cierra Dillard. Dillard did not appear in last night’s 86-79 preseason victory over the Washington Mystics.

At the University of Buffalo, Dillard started all 34 games her senior season while averaging a team-best 25.2 points, a team-high 5.7 assists and 2.9 steals, while also making a team-best 105 three pointers. The guard earned First Team All-MAC honors, as well as collecting the MAC Tournament MVP title in 2019. In two NCAA tournament games, she averaged 24.5 points, 5.5 rebounds, 6.5 assists and 3.5 steals.

The Lynx will kick off their 21st WNBA season, presented by Mayo Clinic, by welcoming the Chicago Sky to Target Center on Saturday, May 25 at 7:00 p.m. The 2019 campaign includes 34 regular season games and runs through Sept. 8. Full season memberships and single-game tickets are now available by visiting lynx.wnba.com/tickets/or calling 612-673-8400.