University of Iowa Athletics

#13 Shante Jones

Height 5-9
Class Fr.
Hometown Dayton, Ohio
High School Carroll
Shante Jones - Women's Basketball - University of Iowa Athletics

2008-09 Game-by-Game Statistics in PDF Format
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Read: 2009 Q-and-A with Shante Jones
2008-09 as a Freshman…
Played in 10-of-32 games off the bench as a reserve… tallied four points and two rebounds and shared a game high with three steals in season opening win vs. Texas State… posted two points, one rebound and one assist in victory over Boston… recorded an assist, two rebounds and a field goal attempt in two minutes of action in loss to #3 California… saw three minutes of action, but did not record any statistics in victory over #22 Iowa State… saw two minutes of action, but did not record any statistics in win over UNI… played four minutes, blocking her first career shot and recording three field goal attempts in road victory at Drake… had one field goal attempt in home triumph over Northwestern… sank both free throw attempts in Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals win over fifth-seeded Minnesota.

High School…
Played her first two years at Stivers School for the Arts and competed for Carroll High School the last two seasons… first team all-district and all-Ohio Division II honorable mention her senior year… McDonald’s all-American nominee as a senior… her high school team was district and sectional champions… named her team’s MVP as a senior… scored 1,809 career points… shared conference lead in scoring her senior campaign… named the 2008 Cage Classic MVP… Dayton’s Rae Burick Women in Sports honoree her senior year… Channel 45 and Channel 7’s ‘Player of the Week’ during her senior season…named to Tom Jenkins’ Ohio Girls Basketball top 25… ranked second in team steals her junior and senior seasons… averaged 17.9 points as a senior… averaged 17.8 points her junior year and was tabbed first team all-league and second team all-conference, all-district and all-southwest… named MVP of the Cage Classic and Carroll High School her junior season… selected first team all-league, all-conference and all-district her sophomore campaign… highest scorer in the area her sophomore year (28.0 ppg) and named Stivers High School MVP.

Parents – Patricia Jones (Grandmother)
Brother – Christopher
Major – Open

Personal Bests
Points: 4, vs. Texas State, 11/16/08
Rebounds: 2, twice, last vs. California, 11/29/08
FGM: 2, vs. Texas State, 11/16/08
FGA: 4, vs. Texas State, 11/16/08
FTM: 2, vs. Minnesota, 3/6/09
FTA: 2, vs. Minnesota, 3/6/09
Assists: – – –
Steals: 3, vs. Texas State, 11/16/08
Blocks: 1, at Drake, 12/20/08
Minutes: 7, vs. Texas State, 11/16/08


Fresh. 10/0 3-11 .273 0-1 .000 2-3 .667 5 0.5 2-0 2 4 1 3 8 0.8