WNBA Prospect Profile
(Photo courtesy of Tennessee Martin)
Jasmine Newsome - Tennessee Martin
Position:
Guard
Height:
5'6"
Birthdate:
12/4/1991 12:00:00 AM
Birthplace:
Oahu, HI
High School:
Central
College Highlights
A four-time All-Ohio Valley Conf. First Team pick and three-time Defensive Player of Year (2011, ’13, and ’14). Is the No. 2 all-time career scorer in OVC history behind teammate Heather Butler, making UT-M the only team in NCAA history to have a pair of players rank 1-2 in their conference’s scoring history. 2013-14: Set school’s single-game scoring mark with record (44 pts vs. Quinnipiac) and became UT-M’s second 2,000-point scorer. 2012-13: All-America Honorable Mention (AP), Mid-Major All-American Second Team (FullCourt), and conference’s POY and DPOY. The OVC’s top scorer (5th in NCAA) hit double-figures in 33 of 34 games, with 20+ in 22 games, and 30+ in five. Also paced OVC in assists and steals in regular season. 2011-12: Became second-fastest player in UT-M history (behind Butler and ahead of Pat Head Summitt) to reach 1,000 points, doing so in her 55th career game.
College Statistics
Tennessee Martin
Season G FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT 3PM 3PA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
2010-11 32 190 451 .421 137 182 .752 45 129 .348 137 129 70 7 562 17.5
2011-12 32 207 472 .438 152 183 .830 60 172 .348 174 193 67 20 626 19.5
2012-13 34 264 588 .449 167 196 .852 75 204 .367 179 186 101 12 770 22.6
2013-14 32 196 435 .450 164 198 .828 52 163 .319 114 183 87 10 608 19.0
totals 130 857 1946 .440 620 759 .816 232 668 .347 604 691 325 49 2566 19.7