UCLA Women's Basketball BIO
Jasmine Dixon
Player Profile:
Jasmine Dixon 1263547
Position: Forward
Height: 6'0"
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Long Beach, CA
High School: Long Beach Poly HS
Experience: 2 Letters

2012-13 (Updated Feb. 19, 2013):
Jasmine Dixon is slowly returning to her All-American form that she displayed during the 2010-11 campaign before an Achilles injury sidelined her all of last season ... while she is averaging just 19.0 minutes a game, she has managed to put up solid numbers this season ... the redshirt senior had nine points, eight rebounds, two assists and one steal in the Bruins' win over San Diego State (Nov. 10) ... she then had 11 points, six rebounds, one assist and one block in the upset win at No. 11 Oklahoma (Nov. 14) ... had four points and five rebounds in a home loss to No. 5 Notre Dame (Nov. 23) ... missed home wins over Princeton (Nov. 25) and LMU (Dec. 2) due to injury ... bounced back to register 10 points, three boards, two steals and one assist in 16 minutes in the upset win over No. 12 Texas (Dec. 8) ... had a season-high 13 points in the win over St. Mary's (Dec. 15) ... had nine points and six rebounds in the win at St. John's (Dec. 16) ... scored the final basket in regulation with 22 seconds left to send the game into overtime with the Red Storm, then hit the game-winning lay-up on a nice inbounds pass from Markel Walker with 1.5 seconds left for the 53-52 victory ... was named to the St. John's Chartwells Holiday Classic All-Tournament Team ... had six points, a season-high four steals, three rebounds and an assist in the blowout win at Pepperdine (Dec. 28) ... had 11 points, four rebounds, two assists, one steal and one block in the win over Saint Joseph's (Dec. 31) ... struggled offensively in her first three conference games, averaging 4.0 points and 5.3 rebounds per game while shooting just 25.0 percent (4-for-16) from the field ... but recorded her first double-double of the season with 13 points and 11 rebounds in a home win over Washington (Jan. 13) ... had two solid outings against the Arizona schools at home with eight points and eight rebounds in the win over Arizona (Jan. 25) and 12 points and four boards against Arizona State (Jan. 27) ... she had seven points and 10 rebounds in the win over No. 22 Colorado (Feb. 1) ... had 11 points and seven rebounds in the win at Washington (Feb. 8) and then had a season-high 14 points and added four rebounds, three assists, two steals and one block in the win at Washington State (Feb. 10) ... was a Wooden Award Preseason Candidate.

13th - Active Scoring Career Leader's List (968 points)
7th - Active Career Steal Leader's List (156 steals)
15th - Field Goal Percentage (.449)
24th - Double-Doubles (1)

19th - Double-Doubles (1)

•Sat out the season after her Achilles tendon injury in September

•Honorable mention AP All-American
•First-team All-Pac-10 Conference selection
•Honorable mention All-Pac-10 Defensive team
•Wooden Award Midseason Top 20
•Naismith Trophy Midseason Top 30
•At least two steals in 22 games
•At least three off. rebounds in 21 games
•17th in Pac-10 scoring; 8th in rebounding; 4th in FG%; 3rd in steals (2.4); 4th in off. reb. (3.4); 14th in def. reb. (3.9)
• Invited to USA World University Games team trials

•Named All-Pac-10, as selected by both coaches and media
•Named to Pac-10 All-Tournament team
•Ranked 18th in the nation in field goal percentage
•Led the Bruins in scoring (sixth in the Pac-10) and rebounding (seventh in the Pac-10)
•Also the team-leader in double-doubles (7), double-figure scoring games (23), 20-point scoring games (6) and double-figure rebounding games (8)
•Ranked second in the Pac-10 in FG% and offensive rebounds (3.37); third in steals (2.22)
•Led UCLA in scoring in 13 games and in rebounding 16 games, both team-highs
•Earned her first Pac-10 Conference Player of the Week honor after recording career-highs with 31 points and 20 rebounds at Oregon; with 17 points at OSU
•Became just the second player in UCLA women's basketball history (joining Olympian Natalie Williams) to record a 30-point, 20-rebound outing and the first in 16 years

2008-09 (RUTGERS):
•Played in the first five games of her freshman season
•Averaged 3.2 points and 1.6 rebounds in an average of 8.8 minutes per contest

•Attended Long Beach Poly HS; played for coach Carl Buggs
•Named first-team All-America by Parade Magazine, USA Today, Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA), EA Sports and ESPN HoopGurlz
•Averaged 14.1 points, 10.4 rebounds, 4.2 steals and 3.2 assists as a senior
•Named CIF Southern Section Div. I-AA Player of the Year as a senior
•2008 Gatorade California Player of the Year; LA Times' Player of the Year
•Played in the 2008 McDonald's All-America Game
•Helped lead her high school to three straight California Div. I state titles
•Averaged 14.9 points, 9.5 rebounds and 4.7 steals as a junior
•HS team ranked No. 2 in the nation in final USA Today poll following junior season
•Invited to the 2008 USA Basketball U18 National Team Trials
•Won bronze medal at 2007 USA Youth Development Festival

•Full name: Jasmine Dixon
•Born on April 19, 1990
•Family: Daughter of Sandra Dixon and Billy Brown; two sisters, Mahogany and Shyrl
•Favorite pro athlete is Allen Iverson
•Hobbies include cooking and sleeping

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