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      Jannah Tucker
Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Baltimore, Md.

High School:
New Town H.S.

Height:
6-0

Position:
G

TUCKER'S SUPERLATIVES
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2013-14 AT TENNESSEE
    • Redshirted during the 2013-14 season.
    • Enrolled at UT in January 2014 after signing in November 2012.
    • Joined team for first practice post-winter break on Dec. 27 and worked out for the first time as a Lady Vol on Dec. 28.

USA/AAU BASKETBALL
    • Part of gold-medal-winning USA U18 unit at the FIBA Americas Championship in August 2012.
    • Teamed with UT teammate Bashaara Graves on that squad before suffering an ACL tear to her left knee.
    • Played two games, starting one, before being injured and averaged 4.0 points and 3.0 rebounds.
    • Also won a gold medal in Merida, Mexico, with the USA U16 team at the FIBA Americas Championship in June 2011, playing with Lady Vol classmate Mercedes Russell.
    • Started all five games and averaged 9.4 points, 7.2 rebounds, 3.0 steals and 2.6 assists for the American squad.
    • Played for former Lady Vol Jill Rankin Schneider on that team.
    • Played AAU ball for the Philly Belles.

HIGH SCHOOL
    • Rated the No. 8 player nationally by HoopGurlz/ESPNU in 2013 senior class.
    • Women's Basketball Insider listed her as the No. 11 ranked player.
    • Ranked as the nation's No. 12 player by Full Court.
    • Did not play her senior season (2012-13) due to the left knee injury suffered with USA Basketball, but she resumed activity without limitations in April 2013.
    • Baltimore Sun All-State First Team (2011) and All-Metro (2011).
    • As a junior in 2011-12, averaged 30 points, six assists and four steals per game.
    • As a sophomore in 2010-11, started in 20 of 20 games played, and averaged 26.2 points, 12.0 rebounds, 8.0 steals and 6.1 assists to help New Town to a 16-8 record and the first round of the state playoffs.
    • Set a school single-game record of 39 points vs. Southside Academy (2010-11).
    • As a freshman in 2009-10, attended Western High School in Maryland, where she averaged 11.3 points, 4.7 rebounds and 2.5 assists to help her team to the Class 3A state title game.
    • Was a Ben Carson Scholar and member of the honor roll at NTHS.
PERSONAL
    • Full name is Jannah Sabree Tucker.
    • Nickname is "JT."
    • Born on May 17, 1995, in Baltimore, Md.
    • Parents are Robert and Cynthia Tucker.
    • Siblings include Robbie, Amirah, Mayah and Khori.
    • Father played basketball at the University of Richmond and Loyola College; sister, Amirah, plays basketball at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County; uncle, Jason Tucker, played basketball at Nichols State; and aunt, Alisha Johnson, played basketball at Lincoln University.
    • Majoring in psychology.
    • Father introduced her to the sport of boxing to improve her quickness and agility.
    • Instagram handle is JTUCKER_4.
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