November 11, 2021

Women’s Basketball Adds Three on Signing Day


COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State women’s basketball team added three to its ranks as part of national signing day. Kaia Henderson, Cotie McMahon and Mya Perry will all be eligible for the 2022-23 season, with Henderson and McMahon enrolling early for the spring semester.

Kaia Henderson, 5-6, G, Utica, N.Y., New Hartford H.S.

Henderson comes to Columbus from Utica, N.Y., where she plays for New Hartford High School. She is the school’s leading scorer with 2,092 career points leading into her senior season. As a junior, Henderson averaged 33.0 ppg through the season’s six games as she eclipsed 30 points five times, including a season-high 38 points at Whitesboro. During the 2019-20 season, Henderson totaled 494 points through 20 games (24.7 ppg).

Cotie McMahon, 6-0, F, Centerville, Ohio, Centerville H.S.

McMahon joins the Buckeyes from Centerville, Ohio, where she plays for her local high school. Each season, McMahon has increased her production – averaging 15.8 ppg as a freshman, 18.9 ppg as a sophomore and 20.2 ppg as a junior. Last season, she reached double figures in all 20 games and tallied a season-high 30 points against Tecumseh. McMahon owns 1,319 career points.

Mya Perry, 5-11, G, Reynoldsburg, Ohio, Reynoldsburg H.S.

Perry comes from across town in Reynoldsburg, where she plays for the local high school. She earned All-Ohio special mention honors following her junior season in 2020-21 as she averaged 15.0 ppg. Perry averaged 14.0 ppg during her sophomore season and was named All-League First Team and All-District Honorable Mention for her play.

Tickets for the 2021-22 season in Value City Arena in the Schottenstein Center are now available. Fans can purchase season tickets and mini planssingle-game tickets and group tickets. All group tickets must be bought in advance by calling 1-800-GO-BUCKS and then selecting option two. Fans with ticketing questions should call the Ohio State Ticket Office at 1-800-GO-BUCKS or email