Returning starter who will be the center of SIU's perimeter this season...is one of the team's finest shooters and looks to have a breakout year in 2004-05...is one of the best shooters in the Valley.
Averaged a second-best 9.1 points per game in 26 starts...named second-team MVC scholar-athlete...knocked down a second-best 47 three-pointers, including 32 against league opponents...ranked second on the team with 40 assists...was the Dawgs' leading scorer on seven occasions...registered double-digits in the scoring column 10 times...scored 21 or more points in two games...pitched in a career-high 33 points on 12-of-21 field goals, 6-of-10 three-pointers and 3-of-3 free throws at Bradley (1/31/04)...her 33-point effort tied for fifth on the school's all-time single game highs list...not to mention, her six treys also tied for second-most in a single game...shot 75 percent (30-of-40) from the free throw line, where she ranked second on the team...also averaged 1.5 assists and two rebounds a game.
Led the Salukis with a .349 percentage (22-of-63) from three-point range...played in all 27 games while starting two...averaged 4.7 points in 12.4 minutes per contest...shot 38 percent (42-of-112) from the field and a fourth-best 70 percent (21-of-30) from the free throw line...pulled down 24 rebounds, dished out 15 assists, gathered one block and had five steals...tied a career-high 16 points at Evansville (1/11)...registered four other double-digit outings...knocked down 3-of-6 three-pointers at SMS (1/3)...made a perfect 4-of-4 free throws vs. Middle Tennessee State (1/28).
Made first collegiate start at Nebraska (11/16)...averaged four points and 1.4 rebounds per game...led the team in three-point percentage (.393) against conference opponents...shot 27-of-46 (.587) from the free throw line, while dishing out 12 assists and collecting eight steals...made five consecutive three-pointers from Dec. 30 to Jan. 5...posted three straight double-digit outings, including a career-high 16 points vs. Evansville (1/5)...hit a pair of clutch free throws with 41 seconds left to help seal a 64-51 win over Illinois State (2/17).
As a Prep
Two-sport athlete at Salem Community High School...averaged 22.7 points, 4.5 rebounds and 2.4 assists per game...both an IBCA and News Gazette all-state special mention pick...named Salem Times Commoner All-Area Player of the Year and Most Valuable Player...also garnered North Egypt Conference MVP honors...also a Salem Times Commoner All-Area Player of the Year as both a junior and senior in volleyball.
Full name is Danette BreAnn Jones...majors in Elementary Education...born Dec. 4, 1982...daughter of Dena and Don Jones...has one brother, Doug.
Danette Jones' Career Statistics
|Friday, Dec 19|
|Women's Basketball||New Orleans, La.||8:00 PM||Free Audio|
|Saturday, Dec 20|
|Women's Basketball||New Orleans, La.||3:00 PM||Free Audio|
|Tuesday, Dec 30|
|Women's Basketball||Morehead, Ky.||5:00 PM||Free Audio|
|Sunday, Jan 4|
|Women's Basketball||Normal, Ill.||2:05 PM||Free Audio|
|Friday, Jan 9|
|Women's Basketball||Cedar Falls, Iowa||7:00 PM||Free Audio|
|Sunday, Jan 11|
|Women's Basketball||Des Moines, Iowa||2:05 PM||Free Audio|
|Friday, Jan 16|
|Women's Basketball||Carbondale, Ill.||6:05 PM||Free Audio|
|Sunday, Jan 18|
|Women's Basketball||Carbondale, Ill.||12:05 PM||Free Audio|
|Friday, Jan 23|
|Women's Basketball||Springfield, Mo.||7:05 PM||Free Audio|
|Sunday, Jan 25|
|Women's Basketball||Wichita, Kan||5:45 PM||Free Audio|