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Jessica January
Jessica January


Richfield, Minn.

High School:




January Named to BIG EAST Honor Roll for Second Time

Conference accolade signifies sophomore guard had one of the top seven performances last week


No. 25 DePaul Ready for Some Home Cooking Monday Against Hampton

Blue Demons looking to head into Christmas holiday on a high note


Podkowa Leads Blue Demons To Fourth Straight Win

Blue Demons race to 84-62 win over Jackrabbits


It's Showtime as No. 18/20 DePaul Blasts Bradley 101-77

Blue Demons force a record 39 turnovers for second game in a row


DePaul Remains at No. 18 in Associated Press Poll

Women's basketball team's quality loss to No. 5 Texas A&M reflected in latest rankings released Monday


DePaul-Notre Dame Photo Gallery

DePaul-Notre Dame women's basketball


DePaul Women's Basketball in France

The DePaul women's basketball team traveled to France, Aug. 11-22.


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

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