Skyhawk Women's Basketball | Monique Jackson
|Hometown||Phenix City, Ala.|
2014-15: Played in all 32 games for the Skyhawks while earning a pair of starts against Chattanooga and Murray State...Averaged 4.0 points and 4.6 rebounds per game...Averaged 13.9 minutes per contest...Scored in double figures on three occasions...Posted first career double-double with 12 points and 11 rebounds against Murray State on senior night...Set a new career-high with 21 points at Eastern Illinois...Flirted with a double-double at Illinois State, tallying 10 points and nine rebounds...Played 18 minutes or more in seven contests...Notched five or more rebounds in 14 contests...Grabbed nine rebounds against Illinois State, Jacksonville State and Austin Peay.
Before UT Martin: Jackson transferred from Ole Miss where she played for three seasons... As a junior she played in 23 games for the Rebels...Finished the year averaging 2.3 points and 2.3 rebounds per game...Scored a career-high 11 points at Arkansas on 5-5 shooting with six rebounds...Recorded three blocks at South Alabama...Grabbed 10 rebounds in Ole Miss' win against Austin Peay...Was named Most Improved at the team's award banquet as a sophomore...Played in all 29 games...Finished the year averaging 3.9 points and 4.0 rebounds per game...Tied her previous career-high four times on the year with eight points, most recently against Georgia...Recorded a career-high 13 rebounds in Ole Miss' win at Florida...Saw action in 23 games as a freshman and made five starts...Averaged 1.6 points per game and 2.1 rebounds per game...Swatted a career-high four shots in just five minutes of play in a win at Lipscomb...Scored seven points and added five rebounds at Florida.
High School: Attended Central-Phenix City High School in Phenix City, Ala....Ranked as the 42nd best post player in the 2011 class by ESPN HoopGurlz...Two-time Bi-City Player of the Year for the Columbus Ledger Enquirer...Played in the Alabama North-South All-Star Game and the Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Game, earning MVP honors...Named the number one senior in Alabama by the Birmingham News...Made the cover of "The Game" magazine ...Team advanced to the Elite Eight as a freshman, junior and senior...Also played volleyball and was a four-year starter.
Personal: Born on January 5, 1993...Daughter of LaCynthia Cannon and Derrick Dawson...Assisted with coaching the Georgia Blazers AAU team...Was a Page One Scholarship nominee for the Ledger Enquirer...Cousin Ray Edwards runs track for Nike...Majoring in criminal justice.