Maryland Women's Basketball BIO
Brionna Jones
Player Profile:
Brionna Jones 1411539
Position: Center
Height: 6'3"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Havre de Grace, Md.
High School: Aberdeen
Experience: High School

• Spokane All-Region Team (2015)
• All-Big Ten First Team (Coaches - 2015)
• All-Big Ten Second Team (Media - 2015)
• Big Ten Player of the Week Honor Roll (12/30/14; 1/19/15; 2/24/15)
• Academic All-Big Ten Team ( 2015)

Frese on Jones: “Bri is everything a coach could want and we are incredibly proud of how much she achieved last season. And it’s just the beginning, because she has a chance to have a really terrific career here. She is a force around the basket and has a pair of the best hands you’ll see. She also is an outstanding student. She’s a great example of a great family raising a great young lady.”

As a Sophomore (2013-14): Started in all games...named to the All-Big Ten First Team by the coaches and All-Big Ten Second Team by the media, as well as the Academic All-Big Ten Team...added 10 points with 5 boards, 4 blocks and 2 steals in season opener vs. The Mount (Nov. 14)...picked up second career double-double with 10 points, 10 boards, plus a steal vs. Wagner (Nov. 16)...grabbed 7 rebounds with 6 points in win at George Washington (Nov. 22)...added 12 points, 7 rebounds,  an assist, a block and a steal vs. Loyola (Nov. 24)...added 10 points with 7 rebounds, 3 blocks and a steal vs. #23 JMU (Nov. 28)...notched a career-high 23 points with 5 rebounds in 32 minutes vs. Washington State (Nov. 29)...scored 17 points with 8 boards, an assist and a block in 16 minutes vs. Towson (Dec. 7)...added 11 points with 6 boards and a steal in 12 minutes vs. American (Dec. 12)...went 5-7 from the field for 12 points with 7 rebounds, an assist and a steal at Coppin State (Dec. 21)...tied her career-high 23 points with a career-high 14 rebounds and 4 blocks vs. Ohio State (Dec. 29)...named to the Big Ten Player of the Week Honor Roll (Dec. 30)...fought through foul trouble for 6 points, 3 rebounds and 3 assists in 16 minutes at #16 Nebraska (Jan. 3)...scored 16 points with career-high 17 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 steals in career-high 33 minutes (Jan. 8)...fought through foul trouble for 11 points, 5 rebounds, 2 blocks and a steal in 18 minutes in win at #23 Minnesota (Jan. 11)...picked up fourth double-double of the season with 12 points, 14 rebounds, 2 blocks and a steal in win at #22 Rutgers (Jan. 15)...picked up fifth career double-double with 24 points, 14 rebounds, plus 2 steals and 6 blocks vs. Illinois (Jan. 18)...named to the Big Ten Player of the Week Honor Roll (Jan. 19)...scored 12 points with 6 boards and 2 steals in win over Michigan State (Jan. 22)...added her sixth double-double of the year with 10 points, 14 rebounds, plus 3 blocks in win at Indiana (Jan. 25)...picked up seventh career double-double with 13 points and 13 rebounds with 2 blocks in win at Michigan (Jan. 29)...picked up eighth double-double of the year with 19 points and 15 rebounds, including 17 and 10 in the second half, in win over #20 Iowa (Feb. 1)...pulled down 11 rebounds with 5 points, an assist, a block and a steal in 15 minutes at Penn State (Feb. 5)...added 12 points with 9 boards, 2 assists, 3 blocks and a steal in win vs. #19 Nebraska (Feb. 8)...scored 17 points and 11 rebounds with 2 assists, 3 blocks and a steal in win at Michigan State (Feb. 16)...scored 20 points with 15 rebounds, 2 steals, a block and an assist in win at Wisconsin (Feb. 19)...led team with 17 points in win over Penn State (Feb. 23)...named to the Big Ten Player of the Week Honor Roll (Feb. 24)...added 5 points, 6 boards, a block and an assist in win over Indiana (Feb. 26)...added 11th double-double of the year with 14 points, 13 rebounds and 3 blocks in win at #25 Northwestern to finish 18-0 in conference play (March 1)...added 9 points with 7 rebounds and 2 steals in win over Michigan State in the Big Ten Quarterfinals (March 6)...added 8 points and 9 boards in Big Ten Semifinals win over #24 Northwestern (March 7)...added 6 points with 6 rebounds in Big Ten Championship game  (March 8)...added 10 points and 10 rebounds, almost all in the second half, in win vs. #13 Princeton in NCAA Second Round (March 23)...scored 10 points with 10 rebounds in Sweet Sixteen win over #16 Duke (March 28)...scored 14 points, 9 rebounds and 4 blocks to make Spokane All-Region Team and help Terps to second straight Final Four (March 30). ..scored 14 points with 4 boards and a steal in Final Four game vs. #1 Connecticut (April 5).

As a Freshman (2013-14): Saw action in every game and started in 13...went 4-6 from the field for 8 points and 8 rebounds in 20 minutes in her career debut at USF (Nov. 8)...added 4 points with 3 boards in 11 minutes vs. Loyola (Nov. 10)...went 5-for-6 from the field for 11 points with 7 rebounds in 12 minutes vs. George Washington (Nov. 19)...went 3-4 from the field and 4-4 at the line for 10 points and 3 boards in 21 minutes at Towson (Nov. 23)...went 4-for-5 from the field for 8 points and 6 rebounds vs. Ohio (Nov. 30)...grabbed 6 boards with 3 points and a block in 14 minutes in win over Ohio State in Big Ten/ACC Challenge (Dec. 4)...added 4 points, 3 boards, a block and a steal in 14 mintues vs. Siena (Dec. 9)...grabbed a career-high 11 rebounds with a block and 7 points vs. Delaware State (Dec. 14)...went 3-for-3 from the field for 6 points, 2 boards and a block in 11 minutes vs. Wofford (Dec. 28)...grabbed 5 rebounds with 6 points and a steal in 10 minutes vs. Charleston (Dec. 29)...played career-high 22 minutes in win at #10 North Carolina, pulled down 6 boards and hit key free throws in final minute en route to win (Jan. 5)...went 6-10 from the field for 18 points with 10 rebounds in 20 minutes vs. Syracuse for her first career double-double (Jan. 16)...grabbed 4 boards with a bucket in 11 minutes at Virginia (Jan. 23)...went 3-4 from the field for 6 points with 3 rebounds, a block and a steal in 13 minutes vs. #2 Notre Dame (Jan. 27)...went 3-for-3 from the field for 7 points with 6 rebounds, a block and a steal at #18 NC State (Jan. 30)...made first career start at Syracuse and went 4-5 from the field for 10 points with 3 boards (Feb. 2)...went 6-7 from the field for 12 points with 8 boards and 2 blocks vs. Pittsburgh (Feb. 6)...added 14 points with 7 boards, 2 blocks and 3 steals vs. Clemson (Feb. 9)...added 11 points with 5 boards and a steal in 17 minutes at Miami (Feb. 13)...added 7 points with 6 boards, 2 blocks and 2 steals at #7 Duke (Feb. 17)...added 10 points with 4 boards, 2 assists and a steal in 26 minutes vs. Florida State (Feb. 20)...added 15 points with 6 rebounds, 2 assists and a block in 29 minutes at Georgia Tech (Feb. 23)...added 8 points with 4 boards with a steal in 17 minutes at Boston College (Feb. 27)...added 5 points with 4 boards in 13 minutes vs. Virginia Tech (March 2)...added 8 points with 9 boards in 16 minutes vs. #12 North Carolina in ACC Quarterfinals (March 7)...added 6 points with 5 boards vs. Army in the NCAA First Round (March 23)...pulled down 4 boards in 15 minutes in NCAA Elite Eight win at #4 Louisville (April 1).

Before Maryland: Ranked No. 48 player overall by Blue Star Report...the No. 7 post player and No. 55 overall player in ESPN HoopGurlz's recruit rankings...averaged 23.5 points per game, 11.6 rebounds and 4.2 blocks per game through her junior season...tore her right ACL in January of her season season...led team to 3A state championship as a junior...named Baltimore Sun All-Metro Player of the Year as a junior...named First Team All-Metro by The Sun as a sophomore and a regional championship game her junior year, scored a career-high 40 points...scored 25 points and 13 rebounds in 2012 state championship victory...695hoops Player of the Year as a sophomore and a junior...helped lead AAU Team, Fairfax Stars, to the Chicago Tournament of Champions Elite 8, USJN Final Four and Nike National Silver Bracket Final Four in 2012...attended the Nike Skills Academy in 2011 and 2012 and was name one of top five post won Chicago Tournament of Champions in 2011...also played volleyball...played for Stacy Liles at Aberdeen High School and Aggie McCormick-Dix on the Fairfax Stars.

Personal: Brionna Jones...daughter of Michael and Sanciarhea Jones...has three siblings - Jarred, Stephanie and  Jordan...mother played college volleyball at East Texas State, father played college basketball at Hartford and brother, Jarred, plays college basketball at Loyola (Md.)...came to Maryland because she loved the campus and the coaches and players made her feel like she could help them accomplish great things...also considered Virginia, Georgetown, South Carolina and Delaware...kinesiology major...wants to be a pediatrician.


Points 24 vs. Illinois (1/18/15)
Rebounds 17 vs. Purdue (1/8/15)
FGM 9 (3X) last vs. Illinois (1/18/15)
FGA 16 vs. Illinois (1/18/15)
3FGM --
3FGA 1 vs. #19 Nebraska (2/8/15)
FTM 8 vs. New Mexico State (3/21/15)
FTA 10 (2X) last at Wisconsin (2/19/15)
Assists 3 at #16 Nebraska (1/3/15)
Blocks 6 vs. Illinois (1/18/15)
Steals 3 vs. Clemson (2/9/14)
Minutes 36 (2X) last vs. #6 Tennessee (3/30/15)


  2014-15  Season Career
Double-Figure Scoring 27 37
Games with 10+ rebounds 15 17
Games with a three 14 15
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