Recorded seven points and a game-high four assists in the season opener against Oakland (11/14) . . . Led the team with a career-high 17 points and three made three-pointers at Middle Tennessee (11/17) . . . Scored 11 points and had a game-high five assists in the win over UNF (11/21) . . . Had 14 points on 6-of-10 shooting and a game-high five assists against Illinois State (11/28) . . . Posted 10 points and tied for a game-high three assists in the Miami Thanksgiving Tournament championship win over Tulsa (11/29) . . . Scored 13 points, hit three shots from three-point range and tied for a game-high five rebounds against Jacksonville (12/6) . . . Had eight points in the win over Coppin State (12/13) and tied game highs with five assists, matching her season best, and three steas, equaling her career high . . . Set a then career high with four steals at Tulane (12/19) . . . Scored 11 points in the win over Florida A&M (12/28) and set another new career high in steals with five . . . Scored nine points in a career-high 31 minutes in the Miami Holiday Tournament championship game win over LSU (12/29), tying for a game-high three steals . . . Finished with 12 points, four rebounds and three assists against Boston College (1/4) . . . Scored nine points in Miami's win at Virginia Tech (1/11) . . . Posted nine points against Clemson (1/15) . . . Netted a career-high 18 points and matched her career best with six made field goals in the victory over Virginia (1/21), while also committing just one turnover in 25 minutes and making all four of her free throw attempts . . . Scored eight points and had zero turnovers in a career-high 35 minutes at fourth-ranked Louisville (1/25), while tying for the team lead in assists and steals with three each.
Played in all 31 games, starting two … Averaged 5.1 points, 1.9 rebounds and 1.6 assists in 17.2 minutes per game … Totaled 158 points, 58 rebounds and 50 assists in 533 minutes ... Hit 34.2 percent (52-152) of shots from field, 26.1 percent (24-92) from free and 73.2 percent (30-41) at free throw line … Appeared in every ACC game where she averaged 3.8 points and 1.5 rebounds in 14.7 minutes … Totaled 60 points, 22 assists and 24 rebounds… Hit 29.9 percent (20-67) shots from field, 17.5 percent (7-40) from three and 92.9 percent (13-14) at free throw line … Scored in double-figures in first five games of career … Finished the year with eight double-figure scoring games … Season highs: 15 points at Oakland, 11/19/13; 5 rebounds at Oakland, 11/19/13; 6 assists at Oakland, 11/19/13; 3 steals vs. Yale, 11/25/13; 29 minutes played vs. UNF, 11/8/13.
Graduated from Buchholz HS in 2013 … Named 2013 Florida Miss Basketball … Was named all-state, first team all-area, 7A MVP, and Father Lopez Christmas Tournament MVP … Was named team captain and Queen of the Court … Averaged 32 points, six assists and three steals in senior season … Team won class 7A State Championship … Was also member of women’s golf team … Member of National Honor Society and was named Scholar Athlete of the Year.
Full name is Jessica Lauren Thomas … Goes by JT … Born on Oct. 27, 1994, in Gainesville, Fla… Majoring in communications … Daughter of Tara and Larone Thomas.