Seattle's Lauren Jackson Joins WNBA's 20/20 Club
NEW YORK, August 1
Seattle's Lauren Jackson has joined the WNBA's elite 20/20 club.
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-- Seattle Storm forward Lauren Jackson
became the fourth player in WNBA history to score 20 or more points and grab 20 or more rebounds in the same game.
During Seattle's 69-54 win over the Charlotte Sting last night, Jackson scored 23 points and grabbed a Storm-record 20 rebounds in the victory.
|Lauren Jackson|| July 31, 2003||23 points / 20 rebounds |
|Chamique Holdsclaw|| May, 23 2003||22 points / 24 rebounds|
|Lisa Leslie || July 22, 2002||24 points / 21 rebounds|
|Chamique Holdsclaw|| June 25, 2002||29 points / 21 rebounds|
|Natalie Williams|| June 22, 2002||22 points / 20 rebounds|
Jackson, a the third-year forward from Australia, is averaging 21.1 points and 8.1 rebounds per game so far this season and has twice been honored as the WNBA Player of the Week
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