- McClanahan, a native of Oak Ridge, Tennessee and May graduate with a degree in exercise science, is the first Winthrop student-athlete to win the Conference's Female Student-Athlete of the Year award.
- She hopes to continue playing basketball professionally in Europe.
Winthrop University, "Dequesha McClanahan Picked as Big South Conference Female Student-Athlete of the Year" (2014). Winthrop News 2014. 130.