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Jasmine Penny
Jasmine Penny

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Logansport, Ind.

High School:
Logansport

Height:
6-1

Position:
Forward

07/08/2014

Penny, Verdun Named BIG EAST Scholar-Athlete Sport Excellence Award Winners

Twenty-one student-athletes from 10 different schools recognized by league office

06/11/2014

Blue Demons Race to BIG EAST 'Triple Crown'

Women's basketball, women's tennis, softball earn unprecedented trio of BIG EAST Conference titles

06/09/2014

Blue Demons Celebrate one of Finest Seasons in School History

Unprecedented BIG EAST success highlights 2013-14 Athletics Department Awards Banquet

06/09/2014

Blue Demons Celebrate one of Finest Seasons in School History

Unprecedented success in BIG EAST Conference highlights 2014 Athletics Department Banquet

04/15/2014

Women's Hoops Celebrates 2013-14

Jasmine Penny named the team's MVP after leading the Blue Demons in scoring

11/18/2012

Women's Basketball Highlights vs. Howard

Brittany Hrynko and the Blue Demons topped Howard, 68-51 on Nov. 17 at McGrath-Phillips Arena

11/09/2012

Getting to Know the Juniors - DePaulWomensHoops.com

Get to know the juniors on the 2012-13 DePaul women's basketball team: Centrese McGee, Jasmine Penny, Kelsey Reynolds and Kelsey Smith

10/31/2012

Highlights

DePaul vs. Saint Xavier (Exhibition) Highlights

10/19/2012

Player Interviews - DePaulWomensHoops.com

DePaul women's basketball player interviews

03/29/2014

DePaul vs. Texas A&M

Mar. 29, 2014 (NCAA Sweet 16)

03/22/2014

DePaul vs. Oklahoma

NCAA First Round Game in Durham, N.C. (Mar. 22, 2014)

03/10/2014

DePaul vs. Marquette -- BIG EAST Semifinals

Mar. 10, 2014

03/09/2014

DePaul vs. Georgetown (BIG EAST Quarterfinals)

Mar. 9, 2014

01/29/2014

DePaul Women vs. Marquette

Jan. 29, 2014

Career Notes: WBCA Honorable Mention All-American as a senior... 2014 BIG EAST Tournament MVP... first-team unanimous All-BIG EAST selection... team MVP as a senior... named to the 2013-14 Preseason All-BIG EAST Conference team... DePaul's nominee for the Senior CLASS Award... started 56 consecutive games... three-time BIG EAST All-Academic team selection... named DePaul's Most Improved Player as a sophomore... earned BIG EAST All-Academic team honors as a freshman and sophomore... Cookie Gavin Courage Award as a sophomore.

2013-14 (Senior): WBCA Honorable Mention All-America... 2014 BIG EAST Tournament Most Valuable Player... first-team unanimous All-BIG EAST Conference Selection... named the BIG EAST Player of the Week (Dec. 30)...named to the league's Weekly Honor Roll in six weeks... led the BIG EAST Conference in field goal percentage (.580) which also ranked 11th in Division I... went 215-for-371 from the field... went 13-of-14 from the field at Bradley (Dec. 29) with tied for the 11th-best shooting performance by a Division I player in 2013-14... led DePaul with 15.8 points per game which ranked seventh in the BIG EAST... tied a career-high with 29 points at Bradley on Dec. 29... reached the 20-point mark in 12 games including nine against BIG EAST opponents... averaged 15.3 points in DePaul's three NCAA Tournament games... three double-doubles on the year... season-high 11 rebounds at Seton Hall on Jan. 14... grabbed 10 rebounds against Illinois State and at Xavier... reached double-figures in 30 of DePaul's 36 games (83.3 %)... 1,417 career points which ranks 17th on DePaul's all-time scoring list... started 93 consecutive games for the Blue Demons which included 50 straight in BIG EAST Conference regular season contests... appeared in 120 career games which tied for 18th all-time at DePaul... career field goal percentage of .557 (554-for-994) ranks fifth all-time at DePaul... second on the team and 15th in the BIG EAST with 5.3 rebounds per game... 2.5 offensive rebounds per game ranked eighth in the BIG EAST.

2012-13 (Junior): Third on DePaul with 12.8 points per game... scoring average ranked 22nd in the BIG EAST... paced DePaul in scoring in eight games... scored a career-high 29 points in DePaul's win over Seton Hall... finished in double-digits in 22 games and reached the 20 point scoring mark in five games... led DePaul in field goal percentage -- .538 (171-for-318)... field goal percentage ranked 12th in Division I and second in the BIG EAST... 2.8 offensive rebounds in BIG EAST games ranked seventh... perfect 6-of-6 from the field in DePaul's win over Louisville on Jan. 5... first career 3-pointer against South Carolina... shot .563 (76-for-135) from the field against BIG EAST opponents which ranked second in the league... tied a career-high with 38 minutes at Cincinnati.

2011-12 (Sophomore): Named DePaul's Most Improved Player... one of only six players to appear in all 34 games... first collegiate game against St. Mary's... started DePaul's last 23 games and stared 27 games... .560 (155-for-277) field goal percentage ranked second in the BIG EAST... perfect 5-of-5 from the field against Cincinnati... ranked 29th in the BIG EAST and second on DePaul 11.5 points per game... ranked 18th in BIG EAST Conference games with 13.0 points... reached double-figures in 22 games, including 12 of DePaul's last 13 games... career-high 24 points at Notre Dame... scored 20 points in DePaul's win at Illinois State... led DePaul in scoring three times --against #7/8 Tennessee (16), vs. #2/2 Notre Dame (24) and at Seton Hall (19)... third on the team with 48 steals... career-best four steals against BYU in the first round of the NCAA Tournament... career-best 12 rebounds at USF... paced DePaul in rebounding in three games - at USF (12), Syracuse (9), Tennessee (7)... led DePaul with a career-high five assists against Syracuse.

2010-11 (Freshman): Earned DePaul's Shirley Becker Academic Award... appeared in 17 games including DePaul's Sweet 16 game against Duke... made 15-of-16 from the free-throw line... season-best eight points at Loyola-Chicago... scored seven points against Seton Hall and six vs. UC Riverside... season-best 22 minutes against NJIT

High School: Logansport's all-time leading scorer in girl's basketball... four-time North Central Conference honoree... named to the North/South All Star Team... named to the Indiana All-Star team... third-team Indiana Associated Press All-State selection... led the North Central Conference with 24.5 points and 2.0 blocks per game during her senior season... led Logansport and ranked third in the NCC with 8.9 rebounds per game, 3.0 assists while she added 2.5 steals and boasted a 1.0 assist to turnover ratio as a senior... earned six total varsity letters - four in basketball and two in volleyball... played for the Indy Wildcats and was coached by Cory Majors.

Personal: Daughter of Antonio and Ernestine Penny... sister to Antonio, Nakeya, William, Devion and Dayshawn... majoring in sociology with a concentration in health and human services.

Penny by the Numbers
Career Statistics Get Acrobat Reader
BIG EAST Career Statistics Get Acrobat Reader
2012-13 Game-by-Game Statistics Get Acrobat Reader
2011-12 Game-by-Game Statistics Get Acrobat Reader
2010-11 Game-by-Game Statistics Get Acrobat Reader

Career Highs
Points:
29, Seton Hall (Feb. 6, 2013)
Rebounds: 12, at USF (Jan. 17, 2012)
Assists: 5, Syracuse (Feb. 21, 2012)
Steals: 4, BYU (Mar. 17, 2012)
Blocked Shots: 4, x2 last, St. John's (Jan. 11, 2014)
Field Goals: 13, at Bradley (Dec. 29, 2014)
Field Goal Attempts: 18, at Creighton (Jan. 4, 2014)
3-point-Field Goal: 1, South Carolina (Nov. 24, 2012)
3-pint Field Goal Attempt: 1, x4 last, South Carolina (Nov. 24, 2012)
Free Throws:
9, x3 last, Seton Hall (Feb. 15, 2014)
Free Throw Attempts: 16, Seton Hall (Feb. 15, 2014)
Minutes: 38 (x3), last at Cincinnati (Jan. 22, 2013)
Double-Figure games: 74
20-point games: 19
10+ rebounds: 4
Double-Double: 3