UNC Women's Basketball Bio
10 Jamie Cherry
Cherry Cherry 1878998
UNC CAREER RANKINGS
Enters junior season second in program history in career free throw shooting percentage (.809).

SOPHOMORE SEASON 2015-16
Took over the starting point guard duties in second season at Carolina • Started 31 of 32 games • Averaged 13.6 points, 3.8 assists and 2.7 rebounds per game • Her 36.5 minutes per game average ranks third in program history • Made 161 free throws, the fourth most in a single season at UNC • Shot 81.3 percent from the free throw line, the 10th best figure at UNC • NCAA Ranks: 22nd in free throws made (161), 29th in free throws attempted (198) • ACC Ranks: 18th in scoring (13.6 ppg), 9th in assists (3.8), 5th in free throw percentage (.813) and 14th in Assist/Turnover ratio (1.0) • Scored in double figures on 22 occasions, including a team-leading seven games with 20 or more points • Notched a career-high 25 points in the season opener against Gardner-Webb • Drained a buzzer-beating 3-pointer against Pitt to send the game in to overtime in the first round of the ACC Championship.

FRESHMAN SEASON 2014-15
Lighting-quick guard that has the ability to play both back court positions • Averaged 6.4 points, 2.2 assists and 1.2 rebounds in 35 games • Started three contests • Shot a team-leading 79.8 percent (67-of-84) from the free throw line • Made 32 three-pointers, but none bigger was the last second, game winner against Ohio State in the second round of the NCAA Tournament • Also hit a 40-footer at the regulation buzzer against Louisville in the ACC Tournament to send the game into overtime • Converted two free throws with 1.7 seconds left to secure a 66-65 win at Miami • She also made a 45-foot runner to end the first half against ETSU • Scored in double figures 10 times and the led the Heels in assists nine times • Scored a season-high 15 points against Prairie View and had 14 points at No. 9 Louisville • Handed out a season-best seven assists against Clemson.

PREP/PERSONAL

2014 Parade All-America selection • 2014 McDonald's All-America nominee • Ranked No. 44 in her class by Full Court • Ranked No. 49 overall and the No. 9 guard in her class according to ESPN HoopGurlz • 2013 North Carolina Miss Basketball • 2014 North Carolina AP Prep Player of the Year • Four-time AP All-State selection • Ranks second in North Carolina state history with 3,210 points, only 15 points shy of the record • Averaged 33.2 points, 6.7 rebounds, 4.2 steals and 3.2 assists as a senior • Led West Craven to a 27-2 record during senior season and reached the semifinals of the state tournament • Was featured in Sports Illustrated’s Faces in the Crowd on March 17, 2014 after making a state-record 12 three-pointers and scored 52 points against Triton during second round of 2014 playoffs • Scored 21 points in the Carolinas All-Star Basketball Classic on March 22, 2014 • Was selected for the North Carolina East-West All-Star Game • Daughter of James and Marcia Cherry.

Position: Guard
Height: 5'8"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Cove City, N.C.
High School: West Craven
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