Clarissa Dos Santos
Clarissa Dos Santos spent part of the WNBA offseason playing with the 2014 League of Female Basketball (LBF) champion Corinthians/Americana. She played three games with Orduspor in Turkey where she averaged 19.7 points and 11.7 rebounds.
Update: February 17, 2016
Dos Santos had an outstanding performance for Orduspor (4-15) on February 14 with 34 points and 12 rebounds. Even with three players scoring in double digits, Orduspor could not hang on for the victory. Orduspor fell to Hatay BSB (14-5), 84-77.
Update: February 10, 2016
After transferring to Orduspor in the KBSL, Dos Santos continues to record expected numbers. In her first game with her new team, Dos Santos recorded a double-double with 10 points and 13 rebounds. On February 7 against Adana Aski, she recorded her second straight double-double with 15 points and 10 rebounds. Orduspor fell in both matchups and has a 4-14 record in KBSL.
Update: December 15, 2015
Dos Santos continues to lead her undefeated team, averaging 20.2 points and 14.2 rebounds a game. In an overtime victory on December 10 at Maranhao, Dos Santos had a career night with 26 points and 23 rebounds; she tied her own LBF rebounding record in Corinthians’ 84-68 win. The next day, Corinthians defeated Maranhao again by a close margin, 71-68. Earlier this week, Corinthians traveled to São Luis to face Sampaio. Corinthians topped its host 88-87 and Dos Santos recorded double-double of 20 points and 13 rebounds. In its last game before break, Corinthians took a hard loss to the team it defeated one day prior. Sampaio outlasted Corinthians 90-57, and Dos Santos finished with 10 points and four rebounds.
Update: November 24, 2015
In opening week, Corinthians worked its way to first place with a 2-0 record. On November 20, Corinthians defeated Saint Andrew 84-73 at home. Dos Santos finished with a double-double of 18 points and 12 rebounds. In a rematch the next day, Corinthians topped Saint Andrew, again, 77-51. Dos Santos produced another double-double with 22 points and 18 rebounds. The dominating post player was named the player of the week for her performances in opening week. Dos Santos averaged 20 points and 15 rebounds.