Olivia Jones

#34 Olivia Jones

POS. F
HT. 5-10
YR. Sr.
HOMETOWN Murfreesboro, Tenn.
PREV. SCHOOL Riverdale HS/Middle Tennessee

2014-15 C-USA Freshman of the Year
2014-15 C-USA All-Freshman Team
2014-15 C-USA All-Defensive Team
2014-15 C-USA All-Tournament Team
2015-16 C-USA Preseason Player of the Year

As a Senior, 2016-17 season: Averaged 10.6 points and 6.6 rebounds in only 17 games… Averaged 23.4 minutes per contest… Shot 46.4 percent from the field … Averaged a team second-best 2.2 steals per contest while registering 1.2 assists per outing… Scored in double-digits in all but seven games, including a 20-point performance at Austin Peay (2/4/17)… Registered a double-double of 18 points and 12 rebounds against Bethune-Cookman (12/19/16)… Notched a total of three double-doubles on the season… Named the OVC Newcomer of the Week twice (12/13 & 12/27/16)… Named to the Hatter Classic All-Tournament Team… Voted MVP of the Hatter Classic Tournament

At Middle Tennessee: Played freshman, sophomore and part of her junior season at the Murfreesboro school before transferring… Named Conference USA Freshman of the Year following debut season... Selected to C-USA All-Freshman, All-Defensive and All-Tournament Team as a freshman... As a sophomore was voted the Conference USA Preseason Player of the Year before leading the league in scoring with 19.8 points per game the next season…. Additionally, she ranked in the top five in three categories including rebounding, minutes and steals during her sophomore campaign… In 2015-16, she eclipsed the 1,000-point mark for her career and was the third leading scorer on the team... Averaged 9.6 points, 6.2 rebounds in 13 games

At Riverdale HS: Helped Riverdale win three AAA championships in four seasons ... Led Riverdale to a 35-0 record during senior year and a 58-game win streak to end her career…   Averaged 14.4 points, 9 rebounds and 3.9 steals per game as a senior… Scored in double figures in 29 of 32 games, including 11 double-doubles … Named District 7-AAA Player of the Year and a Tennessee Miss Basketball finalist in 2013 ... As a junior, averaged 12.5 points while leading Riverdale to a AAA state title… Named All-State in each of her final three seasons… She was also a state champion in track and field.

Personal
Major: Interdisciplinary Studies (Criminal Justice and Psychology)
Daughter of: Devoshia and the late Charles Jones
Birthday: August 8