Jessie Miller
Jessie Miller


Burnsville, Minn.

High School:
Academy of Holy Angels




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2009-10 Highlights: Named to the All-Horizon League Second Team...finished her career as UIC's fourth all-time leading scorer with 1,466 points and in fifth place on the all-time steals list with 199 thefts...finished fourth in school history with 201 three-point field goals and first in three-point attempts with 625...the only player to start in all 30 games for the Flames...led UIC in scoring in nine games and scored at least 10 points in 20 games and at least 20 points in six contests...led the team with 13.7 ppg and finished second with 5.1 rpg...played a team-high 1,056 minutes (35.2 mpg)...recorded her second double-double of the season on Feb. 20 at Milwaukee...was named Horizon League Player of the Week on Feb. 1 after pouring in a career-high 29 points at Loyola on Jan. 30, tying a career-high with six three-pointers that afternoon...scored 20 points in an upset over Green Bay on Jan. 23...racked up 20 points with the help of a career-high-tying six three pointers on Jan. 16 at Wright State...handed out a season-high six helpers on Jan. 7 versus Youngstown State...scored a game-high 23 points on Jan. 2 at Valparaiso...netted 25 points and 10 rebounds on Nov. 25 vs. Niagara, becoming one of three players to record a double-double for UIC that night...collected four steals in the first half on Nov. 20 against Colorado.

2008-09 Highlights: Named to the All-Horizon League Second leader in scoring (12.9 ppg) and steals (1.8 spg)...scored in double figures in 21 of 29 games she has played in while scoring 15 or more points on 13 occasions...became the 14th player in school history, and just the third junior, to reach the career 1,000-point mark with her eight points against Milwaukee on Feb. 21...finished the year with 1,064 career points...tallied a season-best 26 points, netting a career-high six three-pointers, at Youngstown State on Jan. 29...scored 24 points on a trio of occasions this season - vs. Bradley (11/22); vs. DePaul (12/22); vs. Youngstown State (2/28)...scored 21 points, going 8-for-16 from the field, versus Cleveland State on Feb. 26...totaled 20 points, six assists, five rebounds and two steals in a win over Valparaiso on Feb. 14...just missed a triple-double with 11 points, 10 rebounds and eight assists in the Flames' win over SIU-Edwardsville on Nov. 30...scored 19 points in UIC's win over New Mexico State on Dec. 30...tied her career best with eight assists at Eastern Illinois on Feb. 4...capped the year with 16 points in a loss to Cleveland State in the quarterfinals of the Horizon League Tournament.

2007-08 Highlights: Started in all 30 games...named All-Horizon League Second Team...earned Horizon League Player of the Week honors on Nov. 19... recorded her first career double-double with 14 points and 12 rebounds versus Detroit on Feb. 28...picked up a Horizon League single-game high with seven steals against Loyola on March 10...ranks ninth in the UIC career record book with 98 three-pointers...ranks third in the UIC single season career record book with 63 three-point field goals...averaged a team-best 14.0 per games, ranking seventh in the league...led the team and ranked eighth in the league with 3.37 assists per game...second on the squad and ninth in the league with 1.83 steals per game...ranked 15th in the league and first on the team with a .334 three-point field goal percentage...led the team and ranked fourth in the league with 2.10 treys per game.

2006-07 Highlights: Started in 26 her rookie season...named to the Horizon League All-Newcomer Team...earned Horizon League Player of the Week honors for the week of Feb. 5-11...averaged 8.8 points per game, ranking fourth on the team and 23rd in the league...averaged 4.3 rebounds per game, ranking third on the squad...ranked second on the team with a .812 free throw percentage...ranked tenth on the league and second on the team with 2.62 assists per game...ranked sixth in the league in assist-to-turnover ratio...season-high .847 field goal percentage (6-for-7) in her first collegiate game against Western Michigan on Nov. 11.

Prep/Personal: Helped the Academy of Holy Angels to a 22-7 record her senior year...averaged 18.2 points and 5.4 rebounds per game...shot 54 percent from the field and averaged 4.7 assists and 5.0 steals per contest...led the team in scoring, assists and steals...ranked second in treys and rebounding...helped the Stars to a 2004-05 conference championship, sectional championship and a second-place finish at the state finals...named to the Minnesota Girls Coaches Association All-State team...Miss Minnesota Basketball Finalist...Associated Press All-State Honorable Mention and Pioneer Press Honorable Mention recipient...named Minnesota Metro Area Third Team Defensive Player of the Year...Minnesota State Championship All-Tournament team honoree...2005-06 team captain...two-time Minnesota Star Tribune Athlete of the Week...National and German National Honor Society member...Minnesota Girls Basketball Coaches Association Team Academic (MGBCA) Champions - 3A Section 3...MGBCA All-Star MVP 3A...all-conference in track in the 100 meter hurdles...named Holy Angels Best Freshman...daughter of Dave and Lori Miller...born on March 16, 1988...majoring in LAS.

#3 Jessie Miller's Career Stats

                                 Total         3-Point                    Rebounds
Year      GP-GS   Min/Avg    FG-FGA   Pct   FG-FGA   Pct   FT-FTA   Pct Off-Def  Tot  Avg  PF-FO Ast  TO Blk Stl  Pts/Avg
2006-07   30-26   807/26.9   87-241  .361   35-121  .289   56-69   .812  45-83   128  4.3  59-0   78  60   6  39  265/8.8
2007-08   30-29   917/30.6  150-354  .424   63-182  .346   58-88   .659  58-100  158  5.3  74-2  101 107  14  55  421/14.0
2008-09   29-29   952/32.8  137-335  .409   48-145  .331   56-91   .615  43-68   111  3.8  61-1   78  74   7  53  378/13.0
2009-10   30-30 1056/35.2  140-367  .381   55-173  .318   77-101 .762  40-114 154   5.1  71-1   82  76   7  51  412/13.7
TOTAL    119-1144  3732/31.4  514-1297  .396  201-621  .324  247-349  .708 186-365  551  4.6 265-4  339 317  34 198 1476/12.4

Minutes: 40 - four times - last vs. Butler (3/4/10)
Points: 29 at Loyola (1/30/10)
Rebounds: 12 vs. Detroit (2/28/08)
Assists: 8 - three times - last at Eastern Illinois (2/4/09)
Steals: 7 vs. Loyola (3/10/08)
Blocks: 2 - seven times - last vs. Colorado (11/20/09)
FG: 10 - three times - last at Loyola (1/30/10)
FG Att.: 23 vs. Loyola (1/23/08)
3PT FG Made: 6 - three times - last at Loyola (1/30/10)
3PT FG Att.: 12 at Wright State (1/16/10)
FT Made: 10 vs. DePaul (12/22/08)
FT Att.: 15 VS. DePaul (12/22/08)