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Updated Oct. 24, 2008
Played in 19 of 30 games during junior year...set career-highs and ranked second on the team in points and rebounds with averages of 14.3 and 5.2 per game...scored in double-digits 11-straight contests and 14 out of 19 games played...set a career-high with 31 points and 12 made field goals against Chicago State (Dec. 17)...tabbed MVC Player of the Week on Dec. 26 after scoring 31 and 17 points in back-to-back games against Chicago State and Tennessee Tech...grabbed a career-best 11 rebounds at Bradley (March 13)...made 86 percent of her free throws (43-for-50).
Saw action in all 32 games, starting five...fifth on the team in points averaging 7.9 per contest and fourth in boards with 3.7 pet game...shot nearly 48 percent from the field (105-221) and 40 percent from beyond the arc (6-15)...wrapped up the season with seven blocks and 26 steals...recorded a career-best 19 points against Illinois State (Jan. 4) and 10 rebounds versus Indiana State (Jan. 6) on the same weekend of MVC play.
Played all 28 games, starting 12 at the end of the season...averaged 7.5 points, 3.9 boards per game as a freshman...scored a career-best 16 points at Saint Louis (12/22/05)...posted a career-best eight boards against Evansville (2/26/06)...shot .443 from the field (90 of 203), second on the team.
As a Prep
First-team, all-state pick at North Kansas City High School...garnered all-Metro, all-district and all-conference honors...was the Sun Times Northland Player of the Year...also a MBCA Miss Show-Me Basketball Finalist for coach Bob Kernell...scored 1,629 points, grabbed 1,006 rebounds, collected 195 steals and registered 137 blocks in 101 games throughout her prep career...also made 227 free throws in 363 career attempts...she ranks among the top-five career leaders in all of those categories...played softball and was a member of the track and field team as well.
Full name is Jasmine Nicole Gibson...majors in Recreation Leisure Services...carries a 3.37 GPA...born Feb. 5, 1987...daughter of Yahna and Tim Gibson...has one brother Timothy Gibson, Jr. and three sister Tymeshe Gibson, Kenedye Payne and Dominique Evans.