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Jene Morris #10 Guard

Jene Morris
2012 Regular Season Statistics
PPG1.9
RPG1.0
APG0.2
EFF +2.11

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Background

2010
Appeared in 25 games for the Indiana Fever, averaging 2.9 points in 7.8 minutes a game ...

COLLEGE
Named the Mountain West Conference Defensive Player of the Year for the second year in a row in 2010. Though she only played three seasons at San Diego State, she is the league’s all-time leader in steals with 293…she established a school record for steals in a season for the second year in a row with her 101 as a senior (she had 100 as a junior)…she was named first team All-Mountain West Conference in each of her final two seasons, as well as to the league's first team All-Defense unit in both her junior and senior seasons…she ranks third in school history in career points (1,499) and is 12th in conference history...she recorded 26 career games with 20 or more points and five with 30 or more points, including a career-high 35 vs. DePaul in the 2009 NCAA Tournament and 32 at Texas in the 2010 NCAA Tournament...she scored in double-figures in 75 of 95 career outings and had three or more steals 60 times...she Is third in SDSU history in career 3-point field goals made (154) and attempted (446)…she finished her career by averaging 24.2 ppg and 3.2 spg in five NCAA Tournament games...she became just the third player to earn All-America or honorable mention All-America honors in program history. INTERNATIONAL
Morris was was invited to the 2006 U.S. Under-20 National Team Trials.

Personal

Jené Nicole Morris is the daughter of Nikitia Hardwick and has a younger brother...she majored in communications at San Diego State…she was a two-time first team all-state by Cal-Hi Sports and received all-league honors in all of her four seasons at San Francisco's Urban High School...she was named the San Francisco Chronicle Regional Player of the Year and second-team All-Metro as a junior (2004) and senior (2005)...she averaged 23.2 points, 5.4 steals and 4.6 assists per game her senior campaign under coach Jackie Zink...she led the Blues to a 31-2 record and a trip to the NorCal semifinals as a junior in 2003-04, contributing 21.6 points, 9.3 assists, and 9.0 steals per game.

Career Transactions

Signed as a free agent with the Tulsa Shock on February 20, 2012. Selected in the first round (11th overall) by the Indiana Fever in the 2010 WNBA Draft.