Jayda Johnson

#25 Jayda Johnson

POS. F
HT. 6-0
YR. Sr.
HOMETOWN Knoxville, Tenn.
PREV. SCHOOL Fulton HS

2016 All-OVC First Team

As a Senior, 2016-17 season: Averaged 13.0 ppg and 5.8 rpg in 23 contests… Made 23 starts… Finished the season with 1,239 career points and ranks 10th on TSU’s all-time leading scorers list… She also ranks 6th in career field goals made, 9th in field goal attempts and 12th in steals… She scored in all but six games and ranked 12th in the OVC in scoring… She also ranked 16th in rebounding, 8th in steals and 13th in offensive rebounds

As a Junior, 2015-16 season: Named to All-OVC first team… Ranked second in the OVC in offensive rebounds with 3.3 per game… Ranked 6th in the league in scoring and 8th in overall rebounding (6.8 rpg)… Led the team in scoring with 15.7 points per game… Started all 30 games this season while notching double-figures in scoring in all except four games… Posted a career-high 28 points versus Murray State (1/16/16)… Recorded seven double-doubles including a 23-point, 12-rebound effort at Morehead State (2/24/16)… Averaged 2.2 assists and 1.2 steals per game

As a Sophomore, 2014-15 season: Played in 31 games and averaged 20.3 minutes… Finished the season with an average of 7.7 points per game, sixth best on the team, and 3.9 rebounds… Registered double-digits in scoring nine times including a 17-point performance versus SIUE in the semifinals of the OVC Championship… Shot a team best 71.6 percent from the free-throw line and tallied 34 steals

As a Freshman, 2013-14 season:
 Played in all 30 contests while starting in 24… Third leading scorer on the team with 7.8 points per game… Averaged 4.4 rebounds, including an average of 3.2 offensive boards per outing… Ranked 14th in the OVC in offensive rebounds… Averaged 22.0 minutes per game… Registered double digits in scoring 11 times, including seven out of the last eight games… Posted a season-high 17 points vs. Austin Peay (2/8/14)… Pulled down 12 rebounds against Martin Methodist (12/15/13)… Had five steals at Kennesaw State (11/11/13)…

At Fulton HS: Averaged 16.3 points, 8.1 rebounds, and 2.8 steals per game... Was projected as the No. 91-ranked forward by ESPN Hoopgurlz... Led her team to a 26-3 record... Helped guide her team to a District 3-AA Championship and a spot in the Region 2-AA semifinals... Earned a spot on the All-State team after her freshman and junior seasons ... Also selected to the Prep Xtra 1st team during the same two campaigns... In July, 2012, helped  the  TN Flight Silver summer team win the Nike National Championship...

Personal
Major: Health Science
Daughter of: Charain 
Birthday: Dec. 30