Kia Nurse and Asia Durr Join Jordan Brand

New York Liberty teammates make history.

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Today, the Jordan Brand announced the signing of New York Liberty stars, Asia Durr and Kia Nurse. The two become the brand's 2nd and 3rd female basketball athlete, behind Maya Moore, to sign with the brand. 
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Durr, who was selected as the second overall pick in this years WNBA draft by the New York Liberty, is a stand out guard from the University of Louisville. In her final college basketball game, Durr set a program record for most three-pointers in a game (11 3FG) and finishing with 47 points.

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Nurse, is a second year guard from Canada, who was selected as the 10th overall pick in the WNBA draft by the Liberty. Last season she finished as the second leading scorer for the franchise.

The announcement of the Jordan Brand's newest WNBA signees couldn't have come at a better time, as the league looks to rebrand and refresh its identity, while aiming to continuously seek more exposure for female athletes.