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Tiffany Jackson-Jones (born April 26, 1985), is an assistant coach for the Texas Longhorns women's basketball, and former basketball player for the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). Jackson-Jones last played for the Los Angeles Sparks.

Tiffany Jackson-Jones
Texas Longhorns
PositionAssistant coach
LeagueBig 12 Conference
Personal information
Born (1985-04-26) April 26, 1985 (age 34)
Longview, Texas
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Listed weight185 lb (84 kg)
Career information
High schoolDuncanville (Duncanville, Texas)
CollegeTexas (2003–2007)
WNBA draft2007 / Round: 1 / Pick: 5th overall
Selected by the New York Liberty
Playing career2007–2017
Coaching career2018–present
Career history
As player:
2007–2010New York Liberty
2010–2011,
2013–2015
Tulsa Shock
2017Los Angeles Sparks
As coach:
2018–presentTexas (assistant)
Stats at WNBA.com

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High schoolEdit

Jackson played for Duncanville High School in Duncanville, Texas, where she was named a WBCA All-American. She participated in the 2003 WBCA High School All-America Game where she scored four points.[1]

Texas statisticsEdit

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field goal percentage  3P%  3-point field goal percentage  FT%  Free throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game  Bold  Career high
Statistics[2]
Year Team GP Points FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2003–04 Texas 35 455 47.3 72.8 7.5 1.7 1.9 1.3 13.0
2004–05 Texas 31 568 56.0 66.7 8.7 1.8 3.3 1.9 18.3
2005–06 Texas 25 357 40.7 71.3 8.7 2.0 2.6 1.4 14.3
2006–07 Texas 32 537 41.5 33.3 68.4 9.0 2.1 2.5 1.3 16.8
Career Texas 123 1917 46.5 33.3 69.6 8.4 1.9 2.5 1.5 15.6

Pro CareerEdit

February 2018, Jackson resigned with the Sparks, who came off a decisive game 5 loss in the WNBA Finals vs Minnesota Lynx. "We are glad that Tiffany will be playing with us again this season. Her aggressive defense and rebounding will continue to add to our front line presence" said GM of the Sparks Penny Toler.

She announced her retirement in April 2018.

Regular seasonEdit

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG TO PPG
2007 New York 34 0 13.9 .416 .000 .570 3.1 0.6 0.6 0.3 1.4 5.1
2008 New York 25 0 19.8 .516 .000 .630 5.7 1.0 0.9 0.3 1.9 8.3
2009 New York 34 9 14.6 .450 .000 .719 3.4 0.7 0.6 0.3 1.2 5.3
2010 New York / Tulsa 34 17 21.1 .395 1.000 .787 5.1 1.1 1.1 0.2 1.7 6.7
2011 Tulsa 34 32 33.9 .456 .000 .776 8.4 2.0 1.1 0.6 2.7 12.4
2013 Tulsa 19 10 20.7 .393 .000 .654 4.5 0.7 1.3 0.2 1.4 4.4
2014 Tulsa 7 0 10.1 .400 .000 .750 1.9 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.5 2.1
2015 Tulsa 12 0 23.2 .500 .000 .833 4.3 0.7 0.5 0.4 1.3 4.1
2017 Los Angeles 26 1 5.7 .462 .000 .625 1.2 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.4 1.1

Coaching careerEdit

In May 2018, Tiffany Jackson was hired as the assistant coach for the Texas Women's Basketball Team.

NotesEdit

  1. ^ "WBCA High School All-America Game Box Scores". Women's Basketball Coaches Association. Archived from the original on 2014-07-15. Retrieved 29 Jun 2014.
  2. ^ "Women's Basketball Player stats". NCAA. Retrieved 6 October 2015.