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    Tailor Jones
    Tailor Jones


    Altamonte Springs, Fla.

    High School:
    Lake Mary

    Last College:
    University of Florida




    Looking In The Rear View Mirror: 2011-2012 Season

    Seniors becoming winningest class since 1996-97


    Looking In The Rear View Mirror: 2011-2012 Season

    Seniors becoming winningest class since 1996-97


    NU Faces Sixth-Seeded Nebraska In Big Ten Tourney Opener

    Action gets underway at approx. 1 p.m. CT from Bankers Life Fieldhouse


    A Look Back...Senior Day special contributor Skip Myslenski sits down with Brittany Orban


    Michigan State Bests Northwestern, 76-57

    Diamant paces Wildcats with 16 points and eight rebounds

    2011-12: Was 6-of-8 from the field at Michigan State (2/9), recording 13 points and seven rebounds ...Went 4-of-5 from the field at No. 11/13 Ohio State (1/12) ... Turned in a 5-of-6 performance against Morgan State (12/14) ... Scored a season-high 16 points at Loyola (12/10) ... Hit double figures on four occasions ... Saw action in every game this season and started games vs. Michigan State and Iowa.

    2010-11: NU's true sixth man, though she was called upon to start eight games ... Exceptionally talented passer that finished second on the team in assists with 109 and a team-high nine at Georgia Tech (12/1/10) ... Tallied nine points at Western Kentucky (11/18/10) ... Pulled down a career-best 10 rebounds at Illinois (1/9/11) ... Recorded a total of 114 assists, placing her ninth in the Big Ten in assists per game (3.6) ... Had four or more assists in 14 games ... Recorded a career-high six steals against Alabama (3/20/11) and finished second on the team with 45 takeaways.

    2009-10: Sat out season due to NCAA transfer rules.

    2008-09: At Florida--Appeared in 12 games for the Gators ... Recorded nine assists, six points, six rebounds and three steals ... Was perfect from the free throw line, making all four attempts ... Member of the honor roll.

    High School:First-team all-conference senior year ... Started on the varsity team her entire high school career ... Won Florida Division 6A State Championship as a sophomore ... Advanced to the final four her freshman year ... Played in the Adidas Top-Ten All-American camp ... Averaged 15 points, seven rebounds and eight assists per game ... Lost only two games combined during her freshman and sophomore seasons ... Member of the DEBO club team for six years ... Faced current Wildcats Maggie Mocchi, Allison Mocchi and Amy Jaeschke while briefly attending Whitney Young High School in Chicago ... Played one year for the Chicago Hoops Express coached by Jerald Davis--the same team as fellow teammates Meshia Reed and Kaitlin McInerney.

    Personal:Born Tailor Renee Jones in Cincinnati, Ohio ... Daughter of Gina and Dennis Jones ... Plans to major in communications.

    Jones' Career Stats (at Florida)

    Season GP/GS Min. FG% 3PT% FT% RPG Ast Blk Stl PPG
    2008-09 (at Fla.) 12/0 3.9 .333 .000 1.0 0.5 9 0 3 0.5
    2009-10 Did not compete due to NCAA transfer rules
    2010-11 32/8 25.3 .500 .261 .290 3.9 115 5 45 2.9
    Career 44/8 19.5 .494 .250 .371 2.6 124
    48 2.3