A senior in her second year with Maryland since transferring from Independence JC in Kansas, Harrell will use her great shooting touch and outstanding back-to-the-basket ability to give the Terps a very formidable inside game this season ... a good ball handler for her size, Harrell is soft-spoken and plays her heart out.
2000-01 A transfer from Independence JC ... scored a career-high 16 points against Coppin State on Dec. 12 ... recorded five double-doubles, including three times in ACC play: at North Carolina, vs. No. 18/23 Clemson and at Wake Forest ... career-high 12 rebounds came in the double-double outing against Clemson ... started six games ... had nine double-doubles for Maryland … her career-high five steals came against NC State in the ACC Tournament on March 3 ... went 7-of-9 from the free throw line in the Terps’ game against No. 11/13 Penn State ... averaged 5.4 rpg, third most on the Terps’ lineup ... the tallest Terp at 6-4.
Before Maryland Averaged 12 points, 10 rebounds and three blocked shots per game at Independence JC ... was a 1998 Nike All-American … named Washington Post third-team All-Met after her senior season at Oxon Hill High School ... former AAU teammate of current Terps Rosita Melbourne and Deedee Warley.
Personal The daughter of Bruce and Brenda Harrell, her guardian is Brenan Harrell … Jamecca was born on March 13, 1980 … in her free time, enjoys talking on the phone, listening to music, and watching movies.
Q: What is your favorite movie/television show? A: Look Who is Talking I and The Parkers
Q: Who is your favorite actor/actress? A: Samuel L. Jackson and Sandra Bullock
Q: Where is your favorite place to go on vacation? A: Jamaica
Q: What is one thing you have learned since coming to Maryland? A: How to manage my time
Q: Why did you come to Maryland? A: The support the school offers, the team’s chemistry, and to be closer to home.
Q: What is one word that describes you on the court? A: Determined
Q: What is your favorite quote? A: “Life is only what you make of it.”
Q: Which teammate of yours inspires you and why? A: Terri: she is always energetic
POINTS 19 vs. Coppin State, 11/27/99
POINTS 16 vs. Coppin State, 12/12/00
FGM 7 vs. Dayton, 11/29/00
FGA 12 vs. Clemson, 1/2/01
FG PCT .857 vs Coppin State, 12/12/00 (6-7) .857 at North Carolina, 12/9/00 (6-7)
FTM 7 at Penn State, 12/5/00
FTA 9 at Penn State, 12/5/00
FT PCT .778 at Penn State, 12/5/00 (7-9)
REBOUNDS 12 vs. Wake Forest, 1/18/01
ASSISTS 3 vs. Lafayette, 12/22/00
STEALS 5 vs. #21/20 NC State, 3/3/01
BLOCKS 3 vs. UMBC, 12/2/00
MINUTES 32 vs. #18/23 Clemson, 1/2/01