Olivia Jones finished a stellar collegiate career this past season. She made an impact in a short time at TSU. She averaged 10.6 points and 6.6 rebounds per game while shooting 46.4 percent from the field. The Murfreesboro, Tenn., native averaged the second most steals on the team.
She graduated from TSU in May with a Bachelor of Science in Social Sciences.
She shared her experience with TSUTigers.com
TSUTigers: Talk about your overall TSU experience.
A: I loved getting to know about my afro-centric self
TSUTigers: What do you love most about TSU?
A: I love how close everyone is to one another
TSUTigers: What will you miss most about TSU?
A: My professors and teammates
TSUTigers: What is your most memorable moment in your sport at TSU?
A: Playing in my first game as a Lady Tiger.
TSUTigers: What is your most memorable non-sport moment at TSU?
A: The Homecoming activities
TSUTigers: What are some accomplishments/goals that you reached at TSU?
A: Being on the Dean’s List
TSUTigers: Do you have a favorite TSU fan/supporter? If so, who?
A: Yes, Missy and Ross
TSUTigers: What advice would you give to incoming freshman?
A: Find a group of friends who are positive influences
TSUTigers: What was your most challenging class at TSU?
A: Police Administration
TSUTigers: Who was your favorite professor?
A: Erica Brice
TSUTigers: Who have been the most influential people to you at TSU?
A: Mrs. Bailey
TSUTigers: What’s next for you?
A: Playing overseas
TSUTigers: Once you are an alumnus, how will you stay connected with TSU?
A: Through women’s basketball
TSU Tigers: What have you learned at TSU that you will keep with you for the rest of your life?
A: I have learned about my inner self and to accept it
TSUTigers: Is there anything else that you would like to say to the TSU family?
A: Thanks to everyone for the support.