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Jordan Hooper #35 Forward

Jordan Hooper

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Named WBCA First-Team All-American (2014), Big Ten Player of the Year (2014, Coaches), First-Team All-Big Ten (2012, 2013, 2014), Academic All-Big Ten (2012, 2013, 2014)... Scored in double figures 116 times in her 131 consecutive career starts, including 51 20-point efforts… During her Senior year (2013-2014), started all 33 games for Nebraska… Averaged 20.4 points per game, 9.1 rebounds per game, shot 43.7 percent from the field and 36.4 percent form the three… During her Junior year (2012-2013), started all 34 games for Nebraska… Averaged 17.9 points per game, 8.8 rebounds per game, shot 40.0 percent from the field and 33.5 percent form the three… Following her junior season, earned one of 12 spots on the USA Basketball Women's World University Games Team that won gold in Kazan, Russia in July of 2013… During her Sophomore year (2011-2012), started all 33 games for Nebraska… Had 15 20-point games, including three 30-point efforts, while notching a Big Ten-best 14 double-doubles… Led the Big Ten in rebounding (9.3 rpg) and finished fourth in scoring (18.9 ppg)… Had double figures in 32 of 33 games, registering double digits in 57 of her first 64 career games… A total of 624 points were the most ever scored by a Nebraska sophomore, and ranked as the eighth-best single-season scoring total in Husker history… Averaged 18.9 points per game, 9.3 rebounds per game, shot 39.7 percent from the field and 31.9 percent form the three… During her Freshman year (2010-2011), finished as the No. 1 rebounder among all Big 12 freshmen, while ranking second among Big 12 freshmen in three-pointers made and third in scoring… Was one of five members of the Big 12 All-Freshman Team, while also claiming four Big 12 Freshman-of-the-Week awards… Started all 31 games for Nebraska… Averaged 14.6 points per game, 6.6 rebounds per game, shot 36.2 percent from the field and 36.4 percent form the three… Scored in double figures in 25 games.

Personal

Daughter of Brian and Jodene Hooper, and has one brother, Kyle… Was born in Alliance, Neb. on Feb. 20, 1992… Her family home is approximately 45 minutes northeast of Alliance… Her father is a fourth-generation rancher with 7,000 acres of land in Sheridan County… Jordan and her younger brother, Kyle, saved their own money to pay for a 25-by-50 foot concrete slab so they could practice basketball at their ranch… Attended Alliance High School in Alliance, Neb… Led Alliance to its first state championship in 2007 as a Freshman… During her Senior year, averaged 26.1 points, 15.2 rebounds, 3.6 steals, 2.5 assists and 5.0 blocked shots… Finished her high school career fifth in Nebraska history with 2,078 points, while ranking second in state history in rebounding with 1,337… Two-time Gatorade Nebraska High School Player of the Year (2008, 2010)… Four-time letterwinner as a volleyball player and also earned four letters in track and field… Majored in psychology.

Career Transactions

Selected first in the second round (13th overall) by the Tulsa Shock in the 2014 WNBA Draft.