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Jessica January
Jessica  January

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Richfield, Minn.

High School:
Richfield

Height:
5-7

Position:
Guard

03/10/2015

DePaul Tops Seton Hall 78-68 to Repeat as BIG EAST Champions

Most Outstanding Player Podkowa leads the way as Blue Demons earn automatic berth to NCAA tournament

03/09/2015

DePaul Tops Villanova, Plays for BIG EAST Championship on Tuesday

Megan Podkowa led DePaul with 22 points and 10 rebounds

03/03/2015

Hrynko Named BIG EAST Player of the Year

Jenkins, Podkowa, January and Grays earn all-conference honors

03/01/2015

DePaul Knocks Off Marquette 99-82, Celebrates Co-BIG EAST Title

Capture share of BIG EAST regular-season title and No. 2 seed in BIG EAST tournament

02/13/2015

DePaul Falls to No. 24 Seton Hall 81-80 in Final Three Seconds

Blue Demons set a school record with 17 three-pointers in BIG EAST loss

03/22/2015

NCAA 2nd Round - DePaul Women's Basketball

at Notre Dame

03/10/2015

BIG EAST Champions

DePaul vs. Seton Hall | Mar. 10

03/08/2015

BIG EAST Championship Quarterfinals vs. Xavier

BIG EAST Championship Quarterfinals vs. Xavier

01/25/2015

DePaul-Providence Photo Gallery

DePaul-Providence Photo Gallery

01/23/2015

DePaul vs. Creighton

Jan. 23, 2015

Demon Notes: BIG EAST All-Freshman team... BIG EAST Rookie of the Week on Dec. 23 and Feb. 24.

2013-14 (Freshman Season): BIG EAST All-Freshman Team... named the BIG EAST Freshman of the Week twice, Dec. 23 and Feb. 24... DePaul's first option off the bench... season-best 17 points against Butler... reached double-figures in 18 games including 12 against BIG EAST opponents... at least one steal in 17 of DePaul's last 18 games... eighth in BIG EAST with 1.5 steals per game... season-best four steals against Louisiana-Monroe and Georgetown... led DePaul in rebounding in four games -- Louisiana-Monroe, at Bradley, against Georgetown in the quarterfinals of the BIG EAST Tournament and at Duke... season-best eight rebounds at #5/6 Notre Dame, vs. Louisiana-Monroe and vs. Georgetown in the opening round of the BIG EAST Tournament.

High School: Finalist for Minnesota Miss Basketball Award...McDonald's All American nominee... ranked No. 74 in her class by HoopGurlz... averaged of 22.1 ppg, 6.8 apg, 6.5 rpg and 4.5 spg in 2011-12... led team to state tournament for the first time in school history, including a trip to the Class 3A state championship game in 2012... highest amount of points scored in a game in school history... also ran track and broke a 16-year-old state record in the 100m hurdles (14.29 seconds)... holds the Richfield HS records in both the 100m and 300m hurdles... placed third in the state in the long jump... Gatorade Minnesota Girls Track & Field Athlete of the Year (2010)... all-state performer in track, basketball and volleyball.

Personal: Daughter of Montral and Stefanie January... brother, Mitchell... sister, Pamela lettered for four seasons in women's basketball at South Dakota University... finished academic career as salutatorian of her class with a 4.6 GPA... enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences.

Career Highs
Points: 17, Butler (Feb. 22, 2013)
Rebounds: 8, x3 last, vs. Georgetown (Mar. 9, 2014)
Assists: 6, x2 last, at Georgetown (Jan. 22, 2014)
Steals: 4, x2 last, at Georgetown (Jan. 22, 2014)
Blocked Shots: 1, x2 last, Creighton (Feb. 9, 2014)
Field Goals: 7, Butler (Feb. 22, 2014)
Field Goal Attempts: 14, x4 last, Butler (Feb. 22, 2014)
3pt. Field Goals: 3, x2 last, Butler (Feb. 22, 2014)
3pt. Field Goal Attempts: 7, at Marquette (Feb. 18, 2014)
Free Throws: 6, x2 last, vs. Georgetown (Mar. 9, 2014)
Free Throw Attempts: 9, Marquette (Jan. 29, 2014)
Minutes: 32, Duquesne (Nov. 9, 2013)
Games in Double-Figures: 19
5+ Assists: 2