| 33 Jessica Smith
2006-2007: Scored 12 points in a win against Yale (11/18)...Netted 10 points vs. Illinois State (11/17)....Tallied 23 points and 8 rebounds against Marist (11/10)...Was named to the Preseason All-Conference team.
2005-2006:Netted a game-high 27 points in season-opener vs. Bucknell (11/18)... made just two of firstseven field goal attempts before going 10-for-12 the rest of the way... tallied nine points, eight rebounds and three steals at Quinnipiac (11/21)... shot 7-for-10 from the floor and a perfect 4-for-4 from the free throw line for 18 points to go with four steals and three assists vs. Arkansas State (12/3)... posted first double double of the season with 21 points and 10 boards at Brown (12/4)... named to Brown Classic All-Tournament Team... netted a team-high 21 points on 10-of-16 shooting to go with a game-best four steals vs. No. 19 Temple (12/7)... netted 12 points at George Washington (12/10)... named America East co-Player of the Week for the week ending Dec. 11... collected 20 points on 8-of-13 shooting from the floor to go with 10 boards and four assists vs. Dartmouth (12/13)... netted a game-high 21 points and pulled down nine boards at St. John's (12/17)... collected a team-best 15 points and, after missing her first four shots of the game, went 7-of-8 from the floor to finish 7-of-12 for the contest vs. Delaware State (12/28)... posted the 20th double-double of her career with 16 points and 12 rebounds at Bucknell (1/3)... collected 16 points, 11 rebounds and four steals vs. Vermont (1/7)... netted 11 points in just 22 minutes of action at Binghamton (1/11)... scored a game-high 22 points, including the 1000th of her career, at New Hampshire (1/14)... netted 19 points and grabbed seven rebounds and three steals vs. Boston University (1/18)... scored just nine points to snap her double-figures scoring streak at 12 games while also being held without a rebound for the first time in her career at Hartford (1/21)... struggled from the floor, shooting 4-for-16 for eight points but pulled down a game-high 13 rebounds vs. Maine (1/25)... shot just 1-for-6 from the floor and finished with seven points vs. UMBC (1/29)... notched game-highs of 20 points and seven steals at Albany (2/1)... shot just 4-for-12 from the floor but 8-for-9 from the free throw line for 16 points to go with nine rebounds and four steals at Vermont (2/9)... scored just six points but grabbed a game-high 11 boards vs. Binghamton (2/12)... netted 21 points and grabbed a game-high 14 rebounds vs. New Hampshire (2/15)... netted 12 points at Boston University (2/18)... collected 10 points and 12 rebounds vs. Albany (2/25)... tallied 16 points and 10 rebounds at UMBC (2/28)... posted 12 points at Maine (3/4).
Named to America East second team... ranked 23rd in the nation and led America East with a .545 (176-for-323) field goal percentage... ranked among league leaders in scoring (third, 16.2 ppg), rebounding (third, 8.1 rpg), free throw percentage (eighth, .756) and offensive (fourth, 3.07) and defensive rebounds (fourth, 5.04)... shot 4-of-7 from the floor for nine points to go with five rebounds in season opener at Bradley (11/21)... shot 7-for-10 from the field and 8-for-9 from the free throw line for 22 points to go with seven rebounds and three steals vs. Pittsburgh (12/4)... netted a team-best 21 points to go with a game-high 14 rebounds vs. Long Beach State (12/5)... tied her career-high with 23 points on a shool-record 11-for-11 shooting from the field vs. Providence (12/7)... also pulled down seven boards... tied a team-high with 20 points on 9-of-14 shooting to go with eight rebounds and three assists vs. St. Bonaventure (12/11)... posted 10 points and five rebounds vs. Florida International (12/28)... collected 13 points, five rebounds and a pair of steals vs. Brown (12/29)... recorded 14 points and eight boards at Harvard (1/3)... poured in 17 points to go with nine boards vs. UMBC (1/5)... netted a team-best 18 points to go with a game-high 11 rebounds at New Hampshire (1/8)... netted 14 points at Vermont (1/12)... posted 12 points and 12 boards at Hartford (1/15)... collected her second straight double-double with game-highs of 22 points and 12 rebounds vs. Binghamton (1/18)... totalled 10 points, eight boards and three steals at Boston U (1/22)... posted double-double with 11 points and 12 rebounds vs. Northeastern (1/26)... collected fifth double-double in seven outings with 14 points and 11 rebounds at Maine (1/30)... recorded 13 points and nine rebounds vs. Albany (2/2)... posted 17 points on 8-of-10 shooting to go with 10 rebounds and four assists at UMBC (2/5)... exploded for a career-high 30 points on 13-for-17 shooting from the field to go with seven rebounds vs. Vermont (2/9)... the 30 points tied her for the 10th best single-game performance in school history... netted 22 points vs. Hartford (2/12)... named America East Player of the Week (2/14)... shot 8-for-12 from the floor for 24 points, 20 coming in the second half, vs. Boston University (2/16)... netted just nine points, snapping her double-figures scoring streak at 21 games vs. Binghamton (2/20)... posted 15 points at Albany (2/23)... shot 8-for-15 for 16 points vs. New Hampshire (2/26)... netted 12 points vs. Maine (3/2)... shot 8-for-13 from the floor for 18 points to go with 12 boards at Northeastern (3/5)... shot 10-for-13 from the field for 24 points to go with 15 rebounds, three steals and two assists vs. Boston University in the America East Tournament (3/9).
Named the America East Rookie of the Year, third team all-conference and to the All-Rookie team... collected 12 points on 6-for-10 shooting from the field and five rebounds in first collegiate game vs. St. Bonaventure (11/22)...pulled down seven boards and posted four points vs. Delaware (11/25)...tallied 10 points and three rebounds vs. Saint Louis (11/28), playing just 18 minutes before fouling out...posted a career-high 21 points on 8-for-13 shooting from the field to go with seven rebounds, three steals and two blocks vs. IPFW (11/29)...earned Coca-Cola Billiken Classic All-Tournament honors...tallied a team-high 11 points to go with six rebounds at Fordham (12/13)....pulled down a game and career-high 16 rebounds vs. Saint Joseph's (12/28)...posted second career double-double with 13 points and 14 rebounds vs. Charlotte (12/29)...netted 12 points and grabbed six rebounds vs. Harvard (1/3)...collected seven rebounds and three steals vs. UMBC (1/7)...gathered 11 points, eight rebounds and three steals vs. New Hampshire (1/10)...posted third career double-double with 17 points and 12 rebounds vs. Vermont (1/13)... pulled down five rebounds vs. Albany (1/21)... posted 15 points and 11 rebounds at Maine (2/1)... racked up a career-high 23 points on 6-for-10 shooting from the field and 11-of-13 from the free throw line vs. UMBC (2/7)... also pulled down 14 rebounds and dished out four assists... shot 8-for-11 from the field and 5-for-5 from the charity stripe for 21 points vs. Vermont (2/10)... collected 17 points and nine rebounds at Hartford (2/14)... named America East Rookie of the Week for the second straight week (2/16)... registered 14 points, 11 rebounds and three steals vs. Albany (2/18)... posted team-highs of 17 points and 14 rebounds while shooting .875 (7-of-8) from the field vs. Binghamton (2/21)... named America East Rookie of the week for the third consecutive week (2/23)... posted 10 points and 13 rebounds and dished out a career-high five assists vs. Boston University (2/25)... tallied nine points and 11 rebounds vs. New Hampshire (2/28)... registered nine points and nine rebounds vs. Maine (3/3)... scored 10 points and pulled down six rebounds vs. Northeastern (3/6)... posted eight points vs. New Hampshire (3/10).
A four-year letterwinner in basketball at Butler High School for head coach Keith Elwood...a first team all-state pick by the Associated Press as a senior after averaging 25.8 points, 14.7 rebounds and 5.1 steals per game...earned second team honors as a junior...also earned all-state, all-senior and Morris County player of the year by the Star Ledger after her final season...four-time All-Morris County selection...named MVP of the Group I State Championship after leading her team to the title...holds school records in career points (2,019), rebounds (1,014) and steals (497) and points in a game (40)...NJSCIAA Scholar Athlete...also earned four letters in soccer and one in track.
Jessica A. Smith...born May 26, 1985, in Bronx, N.Y...daughter of Lucille and Brian Smith...sister of Kimberly, Melissa and Christopher...majoring in physical therapy.