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Dianca Jones
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Dianca Jones

Class:
Sophomore

Height:
5-8

Position:
G

Birthdate:
10/08/1983

Exceptional speed and quickness ... Outstanding defensive player ... Good scorer from the perimeter ... Excellent ball-handling skills ... Adds depth in the backcourt ... Could see playing time at the point guard or two-guard

(2003-04): Played in 21 games ... Averaged 1.9 points and 1.0 rebounds ... Shot 92.7 percent from the line ... Pulled down 19 rebounds ... Scored her first basket against Mississippi Valley State (12/5) ... Scored eight points against McNeese State, all from the free throw line ... Played 11 minutes against UNO (1/7), making her only shot ... Played 10 minutes against DePaul (1/23), scoring four points ... Scored two points against Marquette (1/25) with one assist and one steal ... Scored eight points against Saint Louis with two steals

Prep: A four-year letterwinner at Columbus High School ... Averaged 18 points, 5.4 rebounds and 3.5 assists per game for Coach Amanda Brabham ... Received all-district, all-north and all-state honors for two straight seasons ... Named most valuable defensive player for her team ... Listed as "One of the Seniors to Watch" by the Clarion Ledger ... Played in the Mississippi/Alabama all-star game and won the three-point shooting contest ... Helped her team finish with a 30-6 record as a junior, advancing to the championship game of the state finals and finishing as the state runner-up ... Also earned three letters in track ... Finished second in the 100-meter and 300-meter hurdles in the state meet ... Received the best sprinter award ... Earned a letter in volleyball ... Teammate with Michelle Poindexter in high school

Personal: Daughter of Lula and Fred McCardic ... Born Oct. 8, 1983 ... Has two sisters and three brothers ... A criminal justice major.

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