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 Amber Jacobs 23
Amber Jacobs
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Clarks Summit, Penn.

High School:
Abington Heights

Height:
5-8

Position:
Guard

11/08/2013

Women's Basketbal To Host No. 3 Stanford In Home Opener

Eagles-Cardinal at Conte Forum at 1 p.m.

Notes
Was an alternate to the USA Basketball World Championships for Young Women team this summer?Winner of the James P. ?51 GA & S ?53 and Edwina Burns Foley Endowed Scholarship.

2002-03 (Junior)
Her back-to-back game-winning shots in the NCAA Tournament first and second rounds were named as the third best moment of the NCAA Tournament, according to ESPN?s ?Top Ten Tournament Moments??Was, according to ESPN, the ?Leading Lady? of the NCAA Tournament first and second rounds...Hit two game-winning buzzer-beater shots to land BC in its first-ever Sweet Sixteen...After the first two rounds, was the ninth-leading scorer with 48 points...Named to the All-BIG EAST Honorable Mention team...BIG EAST Academic All-Star?BIG EAST Player of the Week (2/3/03)...Started 30 of 31 games...Averaged 12.1 points, 2.3 rebounds, and 3.7 assists per game...Led the team in scoring seven times...Led the team in assists 12 times and in steals 10 times...Scored in double figures 16 games...Posted six 20+ point games...Scored her career 1,000th point at Rutgers on March 4, 2003...Scored a season-best 28 points against Miami...Had a season-best six rebounds against Colorado State...Hit a career-best six three-pointers against Siena...Her 6-for-6 trifecta effort against the Saints is a BIG EAST and NCAA single-game best...Was the team?s leading three-point shooter with .407 accuracy (50-for-123)...Is BC?s 12th-leading scorer (1075)?Is fifth on BC?s all-time assist board (331)?Is tenth on BC?s all-time steal board (120)?Is second on BC?s all-time three-point field goals made (130) and attempted (369) lists.

2001-02 (Sophomore)
Played and started all 31 games?One of two Eagles to start every game?Was the team?s leading scorer with 11.9 points per outing?Averaged 2.5 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 1.3 steals per game?Finished 20th in the BIG EAST in scoring (11.9) and 12th in assists (3.5)?Led the team in scoring nine times, including five straight games over the month of February?Led the team in assists 12 times?Scored in double digits 22 times?Had three 20+ point games?Currently stands in the top 15 of three all-time BC lists ? fifth in 3-point field goals attempted (242), seventh in 3-point field goals made (80) and 14th in assists (219)?Netted a season-high 26 points against St. John?s?Registered a career-high total in rebounds (seven) and steals (four) against Miami?Dished out a season-high nine assists against Holy Cross?Strung together nine consecutive games of double-digit scoring (2/2/02 to 3/4/02)?Also had an eight-game streak of double-digit scoring (12/8/01 to 1/5/02)?Invited, by USA Basketball, to participate in the World Championships for Young Women? Winner of the Barbara F. McManama Endowed Scholarship.

2000-01 (Freshman)
Earned BIG EAST All-Rookie Team honors?The only player to start all 29 games?Second on the team in scoring with 11.5 points per game?Netted a career-high 29 points against Fairfield on 10-for-15 shooting (3-for-6 3-pointers and 6-for-6 free throws)...Named BIG EAST Rookie of the Week on Dec. 18...Named to the all-tournament team at the Chevrolet Classic?Tied a career high with four rebounds, while adding four assists and registering her first career block against Virginia Tech...Put forth double-figure scoring against Providence with 12 points...Had a career-high eight assists at Syracuse, while grabbing four rebounds to tie a career high...Hit 3-of-6 three pointers on her way to 11 points against top-ranked Notre Dame...Netted double-figure points in 17 games...Was the team?s leading scorer in six games?Was the team?s assist leader in 12 games?Led the team in steals 10 times?Had three 20+ point games during the season?Led the team with 109 assists for a 3.8 per game average?A 76.4 percent free throw shooter?Invited to participate in the USA Basketball junior national team trials?Named the Outstanding Freshman Female Student-Athlete at the annual All-Sports Banquet.

High School
A four-year letter winner on the basketball team at Abington Heights High School?Averaged 23 points and five assists a game as a senior?Finished her career with over 2,400 points, 600 assists and 600 steals?Three-time USA Today Honorable Mention All-America selection?Two-time Street & Smith Honorable Mention All-American?USA Today Pennsylvania Player of the Year as a senior?Named Miss Pennsylvania Basketball following the 1999-2000 season?A Parade All-American as a senior?Ranked as the nation?s No. 31 player on the Blue Star Index and No. 28 on the All-Star Girls Report?A member of the Abington Heights team that won the AAAA District 2 championship all four years and advanced to the Eastern Semifinals of the PIAA State Playoffs in 1997-98 and 1998-99?As a junior, averaged 20.0 points, 6.5 assists, 5.1 steals and 3.9 rebounds and led the team to a 28-2 record?Averaged 21.9 points, 5.2 rebounds, 5.2 assists and 5.0 steals as a sophomore as the team finished with a 28-4 record?The team was the AAAA District 2 Champion in 1996-97 and advanced to the second round of the PIAA State Playoffs?Averaged 14.4 points, 3.9 rebounds, 4.7 assists and 5.6 steals as a freshman?Served as team captain as a sophomore, junior, and senior?Scored her 1,000th point as a sophomore?Earned Booster Club Sportsman of the Year in 1997-98, 1998-99 and 1999-2000?A three-time Lackawanna League Southern Division Player of the Year?All-state first team as a senior?Also a member of the soccer team as a freshman, junior and senior?Earned first team all-league in 1997, 1999 and 2000 for soccer?A first-team all-region selection in 1999 and 2000 in soccer?Named to the first team all-state soccer team both as a junior and senior.

Personal
Born on June 29, 1982 in Elkhart, Indiana?Daughter of Dawn and Roger Jacobs?Has a brother Derek (19)?Enrolled in the Lynch School of Education as an elementary education major.

Jacobs? Career Highs ? All Games
Points: 29 vs. Fairfield (12/30/00)
FG made: 12 vs. Miami (3/1/03)
FG attempted: 18 vs. two opponents, most recently vs. Miami (3/1/03)
3-pt. FG made: 6 vs. two opponents, most recently vs. Siena (11/24/02)
3-pt. FG attempted: 12 vs. Syracuse (2/20/02)
FT made: 8 vs. Temple (12/7/02)
FT attempted: 8 vs. three opponents, most recently vs. Syracuse (2/1/03)
Off. Rebounds: 3 vs. Miami (1/15/03)
Def. Rebounds: 6 vs. two opponents, most recently vs. Colorado State (1/11/03)
Total Rebounds: 7 vs. Miami (2/26/02)
Assists: 9 vs. Holy Cross (11/26/01)
Steals: 4 vs. five opponents, most recently vs. Notre Dame (1/29/03)
Blocks: 1 vs. five opponents, most recently vs. Holy Cross (11/26/02)
Minutes: 45 vs. two opponents, most recently vs. Rutgers (1/13/01)

Jacobs? Career Highs ? BIG EAST Regular Season Games
Points: 28 vs. Miami (3/1/03)
FG made: 12 vs. Miami (3/1/03)
FG attempted: 18 vs. two opponents, most recently vs. Miami (3/1/03)
3-pt. FG made: 6 vs. St. John?s (2/23/02)
3-pt. FG attempted: 12 vs. Syracuse (2/20/02)
FT made: 7 vs. Syracuse (2/1/03)
FT attempted: 8 vs. Syracuse (2/1/03)
Off. Rebounds: 3 vs. Miami (1/15/03)
Def. Rebounds: 6 vs. St. John?s (1/2/02)
Total Rebounds: 7 vs. Miami (2/26/02)
Assists: 8 vs. two opponents, most recently vs. Syracuse (2/1/03)
Steals: 4 vs. five opponents, most recently vs. Notre Dame (1/29/03)
Blocks: 1 vs. two opponents, most recently vs. West Virginia (1/30/02)
Minutes: 45 vs. Rutgers (1/13/01)

Jacobs? 2002-03 Season Highs
Points: 28 vs. Miami (3/1/03)
FG made: 12 vs. Miami (3/1/03)
FG attempted: 18 vs. Miami (3/1/03)
3-pt. FG made: 6 vs. Siena (11/24/02)
3-pt. FG attempted: 8 vs. West Virginia (1/25/03)
FT made: 8 vs. Temple (12/7/02)
FT attempted: 8 vs. two opponents, most recently vs. Syracuse (2/1/03)
Off. Rebounds: 3 vs. Miami (1/15/03)
Def. Rebounds: 6 vs. Colorado State (1/11/03)
Total Rebounds: 6 vs. Colorado State (1/11/03)
Assists: 8 vs. Syracuse (2/1/03)
Steals: 4 vs. Notre Dame (1/29/03)
Blocks: 1 vs. Holy Cross (11/26/02)
Minutes: 42 vs. Vanderbilt (3/24/03)

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