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Chanise Jenkins
Chanise Jenkins


Chicago, Ill.

High School:
Whitney Young




Women's Hoops Celebrates 2013-14

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


Time for Blue Demons to Take One Final Bow

Inspiring play and NCAA Sweet 16 ride warmed up Blue Demon nation during a harsh, bitterly cold winter


Bruno Uses Stealth in Claiming 600th Collegiate Victory

Kept milestone a secret until after DePaul topped Duke and advanced to NCAA Sweet 16


Jubilant Supporters Send DePaul Surging into NCAA Tournament

Blue Demons take seven-game winning streak into Saturday's opener against Oklahoma in Durham, N.C.


Blue Demons Primed for NCAA Tournament Showdown Against Oklahoma

Players, coaches and fans learned about Saturday's first-round game at ESPN selection show party


Women's Basketball Highlights vs. Howard

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


Meet the Freshmen -

Get to know the 2012-13 DePaul women's basketball freshmen: Alexa Gallagher, Brandi Harvey-Carr, Chanise Jenins, Megan Podkowa and Brooke Schulte


Player Interviews -

DePaul women's basketball player interviews


DePaul vs. Texas A&M

Mar. 29, 2014 (NCAA Sweet 16)


DePaul vs. Oklahoma

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


DePaul vs. Marquette -- BIG EAST Semifinals

Mar. 10, 2014


DePaul vs. Georgetown (BIG EAST Quarterfinals)

Mar. 9, 2014


DePaul Women vs. Marquette

Jan. 29, 2014

Under the 'L' Blog Entries

Demon Notes: Earned All-BIG EAST Freshman team honors... averaged 4.1 assists per game as a freshman... earned DePaul's team Free Throw and Assist Award in 2013... missed the 2011-12 season after suffering an ankle injury... earned the team's Shirley Becker Academic Award in 2012 and 2013... named to the BIG EAST All-Academic team in 2012 and 2013

2012-13 (Freshman Season): Earned All-BIG EAST Freshman team honors... fourth DePaul freshman to be named to the league's All-Freshman team... captured DePaul's team free throw award after leading the Blue Demons from the charity stripe...shared the team's assist award... earned DePaul's Shirley Becker Academic Award... led DePaul in assists or tied for the game-high in 15 games... dished out five or more assists in 13 games... DePaul-best 10 assists in DePaul win over Oral Roberts... 4.1 assists per game ranked seventh in the BIG EAST... assist average ranked 102nd in Division I... tallied seven or more assists in seven games... named the BIG EAST Freshman of the Week on Jan. 21... just the third DePaul player to be named the league's Rookie of the Week... entered the starting lineup against Howard on Nov. 17... missed the 2011-12 season with an ankle injury after starting DePaul's first two games... .306 (44-for-144) from behind the arc ranked 15th in the BIG EAST... season-best with four triples at Syracuse and against Northern Illinois... season-high 16 points at Louisville... marked the first time she led the Blue Demons in scoring... led DePaul and recorded her first double-digit rebound performance at Kentucky with 10 boards... double-double against Oral Roberts with 10 assists and 12 points... only Jenkins and Katherine Harry recorded double-doubles in 2012-13.

2011-12 (Medical Redshirt): Appeared in two games -- St. Mary's and Samford... averaged 4.0 assists, 7.0 points and 3.0 rebounds per game... earned All-Tournament honors at DePaul Maggie Dixon Classic... missed the remainder of the season with an ankle injury... earned DePaul's Shirley Becker Academic Award.

High School: Helped powerhouse Whitney Young to three Public League Championships from 2009-11.... as a freshman hit all five or her free throws in the final 17 seconds to seal the Whitney's Young's first State Championship title in 2008... Whitney Young finished second in 2009 and 2010 and took fourth place in 2011... led Whitney Young in scoring in 2009 adn 2011... 1,061 career points... IBCA first-team All-State in 2010-11... No. 14 ranked point guard by ESPN... three-time all-state selection... and all-area selection... team MVP in 2009, Co-MVP in 2011... McDonalds All-American nominee in 2011... 2011 FILA All-American... 2011 Chicago Sun-Times Top 25 Players List... played AAU ball for the Lady Fire.

Personal: Daughter of Richard and Carla Jenkins...sister, to Chavonne, Debra, and Ryan... grandfather, Robert Jenkins (College of Law), aunt, Betty Jenkins (College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences) and aunt, Minnie Wheeler (Education), are all DePaul alumni... cousin Alexis plays for Illinois State... Communication and Media major...

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

Career Highs
Points: 16, at Louisville (Feb. 7, 2013)
Rebounds: 10, at Kentucky (Dec. 7, 2012)
Assists: 10, Oral Roberts (Dec. 28, 2011)
Steals: 4, x3 last Louisville (Jan. 5, 2013)
Blocked Shots: 2, Yale (Nov. 17, 2013)
Field Goals: 6, at Louisville (Feb. 17, 2013)
Field Goal Attempts: 14, at Louisville (Feb. 17, 2013)
3pt. Field Goals: 4, x2 last at Syracuse (Jan. 15, 2013)
3pt. Field Goal Attempts: 9, x3 last at Louisville (Feb. 17, 2013)
Free Throws: 4 x2 last at Pittsburgh (Mar. 2, 2013)
Free Throw Attempts: 4 x2 last at Pittsburgh (Mar. 2, 2013)
Minutes: 40 x2 last at Pittsburgh (Mar. 2, 2013)
Games in Double-Figures: 10
5+ Assists: 14
7+ Assists: 7
10+ Assists: 1
10+ Rebounds: 1
Double-Double: 1