BU claims Coach, Player and Defensive Player of the Year accolades
Lady Bears begin the regular season with professional teams
Senior duo begins training camp with defending WNBA champions on April 23
Players, staff and supporters gathered inside the Ferrell Center Thursday night
Redshirt senior will attend the draft in person in New York City on April 13
Photos from Baylor vs. Mississippi State during the 2017 NCAA Elite Eight on 3/26/17.
USATSI Gallery - No. 2 Baylor @ Iowa State
Check out the USATSI photo gallery from the women's basketball game against Iowa State.
USATSI Gallery - TCU @ No. 2 Baylor
All-Big 12 First Team (2016)
Big 12 Championship Most Outstanding Player (2016)
All-Tournament Team NCAA (Dallas) Regional (2016)
Big 12 Player of the Week (2015-16-Jan. 19)
Junkanoo Jam All-Star (2015)
WBCA All-American Honorable Mention (2016)
WBCA All-Region (2016)
All-ACC Second Team (2013-14)
ACC Freshman of the Year (2012-13)
Guided the 2013 USA U19 World Championship Team to a 9-0 record and the gold medal in Lithuania ... Started all nine games and averaged 10.0 points, 4.3 assists, 3.2 rebounds and 1.7 steals, while collecting her third career gold medal with USA Basketball ... Her 4.3 assists per game average ranked tied for fourth among all teams ... Jones dished 29 assists, which ranked tied for the USA Basketball U19 World Championship Team record.Named to the 2011 USA Basketball U19 World Championship Team that compiled an 8-1 record and captured the gold medal at the 2011 FIBA U19 World Championship in Puerto Montt, Chile ... Played in nine games averaging 1.1 points and 1.2 rebounds ... Guided the 2010 USA U18 squad to a 5-0 record at the FIBA Americas Championship and a gold medal ... Started all five games and averaged a USA fourth-best 8.2 points per game and a team second-best 6.4 rebounds per game ... Underwent reconstructive ACL surgery after the 2013-14 season, prior to transferring to Baylor ... Has scored 1,278 career points (708 at Duke, 570 at Baylor).
Named Big 12 Newcomer of the Year, All-Big 12 first-team, MOP of Big 12 Championship and WBCA All-Region selection ... One of three team MVPs (Nina Davis, Niya Johnson) ... Started in 34 of 38 games ... Registered 9 games of 20-plus ponts, 30 double-digit scoring games ... Talllied one double-double with 19 points and 11 assists vs. #24 Oklahoma ... Averaged 15.0 points, 4.4 assists and 4.2 rebounds a contest ... Scored 15 pts, season-high-tying 9 reb. and game-high 5 steals in NCAA Tournament Regional Semifinal win over #17 Florida State ... Scored 16 points and recorded a team-season-high 7 steals in BU's NCAA Championship second-round victory over Auburn ... Notched her ninth 20-pt., game of the season with a game-high 23 in NCAA Championship first-round win over Idaho, also led the team in rebounds with 8 ... 6 pts., 8 assists, 3 steals in Big 12 Championship title game win over #7 Texas ... Led the team in both scoring (19) and assists (11) vs. No. 24 Oklahoma in Big 12 Championship semifinal victory ... Scored 12 pts., dished out 4 assists and recorded 3 steals in Big 12 Championship quarterfinal win over Texas Tech ... Tallied 9 pts., 9 reb. and 5 assists at K-State ... Team's leading scorer at No. 23 Oklahoma with 22 pts., also added 7 reb. ... Led team in scoring vs. Iowa State with 18 pts., also added 7 reb. and 6 assists ... Recorded seventh 20-point game of the season with 20 vs. No. 17 Oklahoma State ... Scored 15 pts., dished out 3 assists and recorded 2 steals at Texas Tech ... Tallied sixth game of season where she scored at least 20 points at No. 24 West Virginia with 20 ... Scored 15 pts. vs. K-State, had a perfect shooting night, 5-5 from floor (3-3 treys), 2-2 from the free throw line ... Named Big 12 Player of the Week (Jan. 19) in victories over West Virginia and at No. 4 Texas (averaged 24.5 ppg, 6.0 reb., 3.0 assists, 1.5 steals, shot 53.1 percent from the floor, including 50 percent from 3-point range, and 73.3 percent from the free throw line) ... Led the team in scoring (CH 29 pts.), rebounding (7) and assists (3) at then-No. 4 Texas, was 10-19 from the floor and 8-8 from the free throw line ... Tallied a game-high 20 points, 13 scored in the 3rd quarter, was 3-4 from 3-pt. range, recorded a game-high 3 steals in home win over West Virginia ... Solid all around performance vs. TCU; 10 pts., 7 reb., 6 assists, 4 steals ... Scored a career-high 25 points in win over No. 18 Oklahoma, added 7 reb. and 4 assists ... Pulled down a season-high 9 reb. and played a season-high 40 min. in loss at Oklahoma State ... Tallied 17 pts. and 4 assists vs. James Madison ... 24 pts./6 assists vs. #23 Miami ... Impressive vs. ORU with 17 pts., 7 reb., 5 ast., 2 st. ... Scored 19 points, including hitting 4-6 from 3-point range, vs. McNeese State, also had a season-high 5 steals ... Dished a season-high 6 assists vs. Grambling ... Delivered 15 points and 5 asts. vs. Northwestern State ... Came off the bench to score 15 pts. and dish out 5 asts. vs. Rice ... Scored 19 points vs. No. 20 Michigan State, was 6-9 from the floor and 6-6 from free throw line ... Tallied a season-high 6 reb. vs. Cincinnati ... Scored a season-high, team-leading 21 points vs. DePaul ... Recorded 10 points, 4 assists and 4 steals vs. Southern Miss ... Made her BU debut vs. UT Arlington, recording 15 pts., 4 reb., 4 assists and 2 steals.
Sat out the season after transferring to Baylor at the end of the 2013-14 season.
All-ACC selection by the ACC Coaches ... Started the first 28 games until being sidelined with a torn ACL against Notre Dame on Feb. 23 ... Averaged 13.1 points, 5.3 assists, 4.1 rebounds and 2.1 steals ... Her 5.3 assists ranked second in the ACC at the time of her injury ... Drained a career-best 40 three-pointers, while hitting 38.8 percent from downtown ... Notched two double-doubles on the season ... Scored 13 points and tied a Duke record with 15 assists at Florida State ... Tied a Duke record with 10 steals along with 15 points versus Notre Dame ... Scored 20 or more points three times ... Hit at least one three-pointer in her final 13 games of the season ... In ACC stats, ranked 22nd in scoring (13.1), second in assists (148), sixth in three-point field goal percentage (38.8), tied fourth in steals (2.1) and tied seventh in assist/turnover ratio (1.6).
Full Court second team Freshman All-America ... Norfolk Region All-Tournament Team ... ACC Tournament MVP ... All-ACC Freshman ... All-ACC Academic Team selection ... Started all 36 contests ... Averaged 9.5 points, 4.4 rebounds, 4.0 assists and 1.8 steals ... Dished out 144 assists, the second-most in Duke history by a freshman ... Tied for seventh in the ACC in assists (4.0) and tied for 10th in assist/turnover ratio (1.1) ... Averaged 17.7 points, 6.0 assists, 5.0 rebounds and 1.3 steals in the ACC Tournament ... Became the third freshman in ACC history to be named ACC Tournament MVP ... Registered a career-high 24 points, eight rebounds, three assists and four steals against UNC in the ACC title game ... Nearly netted a triple-double to open the NCAA Tournament against Hampton with 11 points, 10 assists and eight rebounds ... Earned ACC Honor Roll accolades.
A 2012 Parade Magazine All-America ... Named the Gatorade Texas Girls Basketball Player of the Year and Miss Texas Basketball as a junior and senior ... Totaled nine points, three rebounds, three assists and one steal in 21 minutes in the McDonald's All-America contest ... Started for the Navy Team in the WBCA All-America game, while posting 11 points, four rebounds, four assists, one blocked shot and one steal in a team-high 33 minutes ... 2011 ESPN HoopGurlz and ESPN Rise Underclass All-America selection ... Dallas Morning News All-Area first team pick as a junior ... Registered 29 double-doubles and seven triple-doubles over her career ... Averaged 22.8 points, 7.0 rebounds, 5.9 assists and 4.4 steals as a senior ... A preseason Naismith National High School Player of the Year candidate ... Poured in a career-high 42 points against Incarnate Word along with 10 rebounds ... Led MacArthur to a 32-2 record ... Led MacArthur to the Class 5A state championship and an overall record of 37-2 during her junior season ... Voted Texas Class 5A Tournament MVP and to the all-tournament team after notching a triple-double of 25 points, 11 rebounds and 14 assists in the 2011 state championship game ... Three-time Texas Association of Basketball Coaches (TABC) All-State Class 5A selection ... Three-time all-district honoree ... Twice tabbed TABC All-Class 5A Region ... Averaged 22.3 points, 9.2 rebounds, 1.3 blocks, 4.5 steals and 7.2 assists as a junior ... Named District Newcomer of the Year in 2010 while leading MacArthur to a 38-2 record ... Also lettered in track & field and volleyball at MacArthur.
Full name is Alexis Michelle Jones ... born May 8, 1994, in Midland, Texas ... Daughter of David Jones and Carla Seldon ... Has two brothers, Anthony and Andrew ... Mother, Carla, was an All-America track athlete at Angelo State and Texas A&M, and was inducted into the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Division II Athletes Hall of Fame in 2003 ... Chose Baylor because "it was closer to home and my family and friends can make it to my games more often" ... Also visited South Carolina and LSU when transfering from Duke ... Played AAU ball for Texas Express ... Health, kinesiology and leisure studies major.