Colonial of the Week - Women's Basketball's Danni Jackson
Grad Student Became Seventh Colonial With 400 Career Assists
Dec. 23, 2013
Name: Danni Jackson
Sport: Women's Basketball
Year: Graduate Student
Hometown: Dumfries, Va.
High School: Forest Park
Danni Jackson scored a season-high 21 points and dished out seven assists in an 80-54 win over North Carolina A&T on Saturday. She made 8-of-14 field goal attempts and added two rebounds and two steals. Jackson scored 13 points in the second half, all during GW's 27-6 game-ending run, including a three-pointer that started the surge. With the seven assists in the game, the graduate student from Dumfries, Va., became the seventh Colonial ever with 400 in her career and just the third with 1,000 points and 400 helpers. Jackson ranks seventh in the A-10 with 4.6 assists per game and eighth with a 1.5 assist-to-turnover ratio this season.