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Whitney Jones

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
West Monroe, La.

High School:
West Monroe HS

Last College:
Baylor

Height:
5-7

Position:
Guard

Experience:
3L

Twitter:
@Jones23_Whit

Whitney Jones

04/20/2012

Techsters Earn Awards at Postseason Banquet

Donohoe featured speaker

03/22/2012

03/10/2012

Fresno State Downs LA Tech in WAC Finals

Jasmine Bendolph earned all-tournament team honors

03/09/2012

Techsters Down Aggies in WAC Semifinals

LA Tech advances to championship game Saturday

03/08/2012

Techsters Face Aggies in WAC Semifinals

LA Tech split season series with Utah State

10/21/2011

Basketball Bonanza & Halloween Carnival

Basketball Bonanza and Halloween Carnival from Oct. 20 at the Thomas Assembly Center

2011-12: Started 30 games for LA Tech while seeing action in all 32 ... Averaged 9.2 points, 4.0 rebounds, 1.2 assists and 0.9 steals per game while shooting 35 percent from the field, 30 percent (38-126) from the three-point line and 59 percent from the free throw line ... Recorded 39 assists, 30 steals and five blocks ... Scored in double figures 12 times during the season ... Scored a season-high 21 points in a win over San Jose State ... Scored 20 points and grabbed eight rebounds in a loss to Tulane ... Scored 19 points in a loss to NCAA Tournament participant Fresno State ... Scored 11 points vs. Alabama and 10 vs. LSU ... Ended her career ranked No. 22 in career scoring (1,452), No. 3 in career three-pointers made (165), No. 2 in career three-pointers attempted (516) and No. 6 in career games played (135) ...

2010-11: Named preseason second team all-WAC ... Named the LA Tech Sports Network Player of the Game six times ... Started 31 games for LA Tech during the season ... Averaged 10.0 points, 3.1 rebounds, 1.2 assists and 1.1 steals per game ... Shot 35 percent from the field, 32 percent (43-133) from the three-point line and 67 percent from the free throw line ... Recorded 37 assists, 34 steals and six blocks ... Scored in double figures 18 times during the year ... Scored a season-high 20 points in road win at Mississippi State ... Scored 18 points, including hitting the game-tying three-pointer with 6.4 seconds to play in the game, in a two-point loss to Fresno State in the WAC Tournament championship game ... Scored 13 points and grabbed seven rebounds in triple overtime win over Fresno State ... Scored 18 points in road overtime win at Hawaii ... Scored 14 points in win over NCAA participant Georgia ... WAC Statistical Rankings: No. 21 in scoring ...

2009-10: Named to the UTSA New Year's Classic all-tournament team ... Named the LA Tech Sports Network Player of the Game one time ... Started 30 games during the year while seeing action in 31 contests ... Missed one game due to injury ... Averaged 10.3 points, 3.5 rebounds, 1.3 assists and 1.1 steals per game ... Shot 36 percent from the field, 31 percent (40-128) from the three-point line and 76 percent from the free throw line ... Totaled 41 assists, 35 steals and three blocked shots ... Led Tech with 40 three-pointers made ... Scored in double figures 19 times during the year, including 10 straight during one stretch ... Scored a season-high 19 points in a win over CUSA foe Memphis ... Scored 11 points and grabbed seven rebounds in loss top 8th ranked Baylor ... Scored 18 points in win over Hawaii ... Scored 13 points and grabbed a season-high eight rebounds in win over SFA ... Scored 13 points, including hitting four three-pointers, and recorded a season-high five assists in win over Fresno State in WAC Tournament championship game ... WAC Statistical Rankings: No. 7 in free throw percentage, No. 15 in three-point field goal percentage and No. 17 in scoring ...

2008-09: Named to the Marriott Cavalier Classic all-tournament team (Virginia Tournament) ... Named the LA Tech Radio Network Player of the Game six times ... Started all 34 games for Louisiana Tech ... Averaged 13.3 points, 4.9 rebounds, 2.5 assists, 1.5 steals per game for the Lady Techsters ... Shot 40 percent from the field, 34 percent (38-113) from the three-point line and 68 percent from the free throw line ... Totaled 86 assists, 51 steals and seven blocks ... Scored in double figures 25 times during the season, including a career-high 31 points in an overtime win over Utah State Jan. 10 ... She also added a career-high tying nine rebounds in the victory over the Aggies ... Scored 23 points and grabbed nine rebounds in a loss to defending national champion Tennessee Nov. 23 in Knoxville ... Scored 22 points and grabbed seven boards in a win over New Mexico State Jan. 30, while hitting a career-high five three-pointers ... Had five games of 20-plus points during the season ... Totaled a career-high seven assists in wins over Grambling State Dec. 9 and New Mexico State March 7 ... WAC Statistical Rankings: No. 5 in three-point field goal percentage, No. 8 in scoring, No. 9 in offensive rebounds (2.29), No. 11 in free throw percentage, No. 12 in assists, No. 14 in field goal percentage and No. 14 in three-pointers made per game (1.12) ...

2007-08: Saw action in seven games, making seven starts before going down with a season-ending injury ... Was injured and lost for the season Dec. 8 when she collided with a Southern Miss player with only 0.5 seconds remaining in the game ... Averaged 10.6 points and 4.0 rebounds per game ... Shot 33 percent from the field, 38 percent from the three-point line and 55 percent from the free throw line ... Recorded 12 assists and 15 steals ... Scored in double figures four times ... Scored a career-high 16 points (all in the second half) against eventual national champion Tennessee Nov. 26 ... Scored 15 points at Western Kentucky (Nov. 20) and against Stephen F. Austin (Dec. 1) ... Had at least two steals in six of her seven games ...

Baylor (2006-07): Played in eight games for the Baylor Bears as a true freshman before transferring to Tech ... Averaged 1.1 points and 2.3 rebounds per contest ...

High School: Lettered for coach Donnie Quin at West Monroe High School for four years ... Helped lead the Lady Rebels to the Louisiana Class 5A state championship as a sophomore ... Averaged 21.3 points, 9.1 rebounds and 4.0 assists per game as a senior ... Two-time Gatorade Louisiana Girls Basketball Player of the Year, joined former LSU star Semoine Augustus as the only other athlete from Louisiana to receive the honor twice ... Named all-state all four prep seasons ... Three-time Class 5A Most Outstanding Player ...

Personal: Full name is Whitney Brion Jones ... Daughter of Tony and Glenda Jones ... Has one sister, NaPorsha ... Born Dec. 31, 1987, in Monroe, La.