WNBA Prospect Profile
(Photo courtesy of Nebraska)
Jordan Hooper - Nebraska
Position:
Forward
Height:
6'2"
Birthdate:
2/20/1992 12:00:00 AM
Birthplace:
Alliance, NE
High School:
Alliance
College Highlights
Only Husker and one of only two Big Ten players in history to log 2,300 points and 1,100 boards (No. 2 in Nebraska history in both those categories). Set school mark for 3PFG made and shares double-double mark (40). Led Nebraska to NCAA Tournament 2012 thru 2014, to NCAA Sweet 16 for only the second time (2013), and to its first-ever conference tournament title this year. Three-time All-Big Ten First Team selection. 2013-14: Big Ten Player of Year (Coaches). Third Husker Wade Trophy finalist in history, joining 93 winner K.Jennings and K. Griffin (2010). Also one of 12 finalists for Wade Trophy. espnW All-America Second Team after two years of Hon. Mention by AP, WBCA, all-Big Ten First Team (Coaches; Media). MISC: Along with younger brother Kyle, saved up money to buy a 25x50 concrete slabe to practice basketball on their 7,000-acre ranch. Former all-stater in hoops and volleyball eats PB&Js before every game.
College Statistics
Nebraska
Season G FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT 3PM 3PA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
2010-11 31 162 447 .362 63 86 .732 67 184 .364 206 10 24 16 454 14.6
2011-12 33 207 522 .396 143 183 .781 67 210 .319 306 15 29 23 624 18.9
2012-13 34 215 537 .400 96 117 .820 81 242 .334 300 22 36 18 607 17.8
2013-14 33 233 533 .437 126 157 .802 80 222 .360 299 40 33 17 672 20.3
totals 131 817 2039 .400 428 543 .788 295 858 .343 1111 87 122 74 2357 17.9