• Jae Kingi-Cross
  • #6
  • Guard — Houston Comets

2007 Statistics

Born: Jan 20, 1976
Height: 5-8 / 1,73
Weight: 150 lbs. / 68,0 kg.
Years Pro: 3


CAREER NOTES: Selected by the Detroit Shock in the second round (22nd overall) of the 2001 WNBA Draft…averaged 5.8 ppg, 2.6 apg, 2.2 rpg and 21.6 mpg…led Shock with 33 3-PT FG made and 99 3-PT FG attempts…led team with 1.1 spg and was second on the team with 31 total steals…second on team with 2.6 apg and 74 total assists.

2004: Played in 13 games with Phoenix after signing as a free agent on 7/8…waived by Detroit on 7/3 after appearing in five games with them…averaged 1.5 ppg and 9.8 mpg with the Mercury…played a season-high 21 minutes and had three assists on 8/1 at Washington…scored six and seven points in consecutive games on 7/22 and 7/24.

PROFESSIONAL CAREER: Played for WNBL Adelaide Lightning from 1994-95 through the 2001-02 WNBA off-season…helped lead her team to league championships in 1995, 1996 and 1998…recipient of Australian Institute of Sport Most Valuable Player 1994 (R.E. taunton Award)…has eight years of professional basketball experience outside of the WNBA.


  • Parents are Joseph Kingi and Jennifer Downes-Kingi
  • Has two children with husband, Tom Cross, who is director of player personnel for the Houston Comets