20   Jenna Thorp
Jenna Thorp

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Hinckley, Ill.

High School:
Hinckley-Big Rock

Height:
5-11

Position:
F


04/29/2014

2014 Victors Highlights Top NIU Teams and Student-Athletes

Fifth annual awards show was held Monday at the Egyptian Theatre in DeKalb

04/23/2014

Women's Hoops Add Local Transfer Katlyn Payne

The St. Charles, Ill., product will be available to play in 2014-15

03/11/2014

Back at the Q, NIU Opens Second Round Against Ball State

Huskies are coming off an 81-75 overtime victory at Eastern Michigan

03/10/2014

Huskies Headed to Cleveland After Overtime Win at EMU

Alexis Lindstrom was 9-for-11 behind the arc, a MAC Tournament Record, with 31 points.

03/09/2014

Huskies Open MAC Tournament at Eastern Michigan

NIU is looking to become the second-straight No. 9 seed to defeat the No. 8 seed in the MAC Tournament

03/09/2014

NIU-WMU Highlights

Highlights from the Huskies 59-51 over Western Michigan on Senior Day

02/27/2014

NIU-Toledo Highlights

Highlights from the Huskies-Rockets overtime bout February 27, 2014, in which NIU defeated Toledo, 68-59. Northern Illinois outscored Toledo in the final 11 minutes of the game -- including overtime -- 28-12.

02/23/2014

NIU-Central Michigan Highlights

Highlights from the Huskies 85-77 loss to Central Michigan. Junior Amanda Corral led NIU with 23 points and surpassed the 1,000 point mark in her career.

02/10/2014

NIU-Ball State Highlights

Highlights from the Huskies pink game versus Ball State Sunday, February 9. NIU had its largest crowd of the year with 770 fans in attendance.

02/06/2014

NIU-Akron Highlights

Highlights from the Huskies impressive performance over offensive juggernaut Akron

02/27/2014

NIU defeats Toledo in Overtime, 68-59

The Huskies outscored the Rockets 28-12 in the final 11 minutes of the game earn its first win over Toledo since 2011.

01/29/2014

NIU defeats Kent State, 65-43

The Northern Illinois women's basketball earned a complete team win over the Golden Flashes to improve to 4-4 in the MAC.

01/23/2014

Northern Illinois falls to Buffalo, 63-52

Photos from the Huskies first home MAC loss against the Bulls.

11/21/2013

Northern Illinois defeats Bradley, 63-60

The Huskies improved to 2-2 on the season and 2-0 at home against in-state foe Bradley with a 63-60 victory.

2012-2013: Started all 28 contests she played in, averaging 29.8 minutes per contest ... Second on the team in rebounds (4.8) and third in points per game (6.3), both career highs ... Hauled in a season-high eight rebounds five times during the season ... Scored in double digits five times including a season-high 16 points at Miami (Ohio) (Feb. 3) ... Tallied 53 assists during the season, second-most on the team ... Played a career high 38 minutes, hauling in eight boards, and hitting a career-high four three pointers against the Redhawks ... Tied her career-high in assists, five, on four occasions ... Logged a season-high eight rebounds in five separate contests against Loyola (Nov. 30), Xavier (Dec. 28), Miami (Ohio) (Feb. 3), and at Ohio (Feb. 6) ... Tallied four of her five double digit scoring performance during Mid-American Conference play.

2011-12: Made NIU debut against Loyola (11/13/11), scoring five points, five rebounds and a steal in 26 minutes as a starter...against Western Illinois (11/16/11), led the team in scoring and rebounds with a season-high 18 points on 6-of-8 shooting from the field and 6-of-6 from the free throw line along with a season-high nine rebounds....averaged 21.7 minutes in 30 appearances and 20 starts...pulled down multiple rebounds in all but seven games and has 10 games with five or more boards...handed out a season-best four assists against Western Michigan (3/3/12) as she logged a season-high 35 minutes....scored in 24 of 30 games and shot over 40 percent nine times.

2010-11: Tore her anterior cruciate ligament in late July, 2010, which forced her to miss the entire season due to a medical redshirt.

High School: Most Valuable Player of back-to-back 1A state champion Hinckley-Big Rock... placed eighth in voting for Illinois Ms. Basketball... DeKalb Daily Chronicle Girls Athlete of the Year as a senior... three-time Chronicle Girls Basketball Player of the Year... four-time unanimous all-conference selection... three-time IBCA first-team all-state honoree... three-time team captain and MVP... averaged double-figure scoring in each of four seasons... as a senior, averaged 15.0 points, 8.3 rebound, 3.4 steals and 2.3 steals per game... for her career, averaged 12.4 points per game... holds H-BR's record for points in a career.

Personal: Daughter of Judy and Bruce Thorp... born September 20, 1991 in Aurora, Ill.... honor roll member placed on HBR Academic Team as a junior and senior... member of National Honor Society, Spanish Club, Student Council, Leadership Retreat and IDAA Youth Board... volunteer for Special Olympics, American Auxiliary... enjoys outdoor activities...Majoring in Physical Therapy.

THORP'S CAREER HIGHS


Minutes: 39, at Eastern Michigan (3/10/14)
Field Goals Made: 6, twice, last; vs Central Michigan (2/22/14)
Field Goals Attempted: 12, vs Miami (Ohio) (2/3/13)
Three Pointers Made: 4, vs Miami (Ohio) (2/3/13)
Three Pointers Attempted: 6, vs Miami (Ohio) (2/3/13)
Free Throws Made: 7, at Kent State (2/10/13)
Free Throws Attempted: 8, at Kent State (2/10/13)
Rebounds: 13, vs Eastern Michigan (1/12/14)
Assists: 5, four times, last; vs Central Michigan (3/3/13)
Blocks: 2, three times, last; at Miami (1/18/14)
Steals: 3, three times, last; vs Kent State (1/29/14)
Points: 18, vs Western Michigan (11/16/11)

THORP'S CAREER STATISTICS

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