57 total Division I student-athletes make next round of the award
Green Wave go 20-11 overall, finish fourth in C-USA and advance to the postseason
Mandelbaum and Doss named Female and Male Athletes of the Year, Schelske and Schmidt earned Female and Male Scholar Athletes of the Year Honors and Magee and Walker receive the James W. Wilson, Jr. Award
Kaplan tabbed second team all-state, Blagg earns spot on third team, Dale named honorable-mention
Junior point guard claims honorable-mention recognition after setting school single-season assists record
Tulane falls 78-69 to USF at the American Athletic Conference Tournament
Tulane women's basketball defeated Tulsa 73-34 at home on Jan. 20, 2015.
Tulane women's basketball defeated SMU 60-58 on Jan. 17, 2015.
Tulane women's basketball hosted USF on Jan. 4, 2015. The Green Wave fell 53-40.
Tulane WBB hosted Samford in day 1 action of the DoubleTree Classic on Dec. 18, 2014, inside Devlin Fieldhouse.
Career Notes: Kaplan's 582 career assists ranks second all-time behind Ashley Langford's 722 ... 4.5 career assists per game also ranks second all-time ... Played the third most games in program history at 130 ... Started the 10th most games at 96 ... Sixth most minutes played at 3,375 ... Holds the school record for most assists (209) in a single season and best assist average in a season (6.7) ... Twice set the record for third most assists in a single game with 13 - Nov. 8, 2013 vs UNO & Feb. 21, 2015 vs Memphis ... Scored a career best 20 points vs McNeese State (11/11/13) and reeled in a career high 12 rebounds at Southern Miss (3/1/14) ... Logged 41 career games with double-digit points, seven games with double-figure assists, and three career double-doubles ... Averaged 7.3 points.
2014-15: Played in 32 games, starting in all but one ... Averaged the second most minutes on the squad at 27.4 ... With six assists at UCF on Jan. 13, Kaplan reached the 500 career assist milestone, becoming the second Tulane player ever to do so ... By the end of her season season, Kaplan's 582 career assists ranked 11th amongst all active Division-I players ... Tied her career high of 13 assists vs. Memphis on Feb. 21, also tying the third most assists in a single game in Tulane history - marked her 7th career game with double-digit assists ... Over the three game conference tournament, Kaplan averaged 8.3 points, 5.0 rebounds, and 4.3 assists, while shooting 45.5 percent with a 3-for-6 mark from beyond the arc ... Distributed 51 total assists over eight games in February - In that span, Kaplan averaged 6.4 assists, 7.4 points and 2.0 assist/turnover ratio ... Her 4.7 assist average ranked second in the American and 55th in the country ... 1.6 assist-to-turnover ratio ranked third in the conference ... Recorded seven double-digit scoring performances including a high of 14 points twice ... Led the team in assists for 21 games ... Tied her career high on a 9-for-10 night at the free-throw line vs. UCF on Feb. 10 ... American Scholar Athlete of the Year ... Senior CLASS Award First-Team All-American ... Tulane 34 Award recipient ... 2015 AllState WBCA Good Works Team nominee ... College Sports Madness Third Team All-Conference.
2013-14: Started all 31 games as a junior...claimed first-team Jewish Sports Review All-America, honorable-mention Associated Press All-America, second-team All-Conference USA and second-team All-Louisiana recognition after leading the team in points scored (361), assists (209), free throws made (100), minutes played (1017) and minutes per game (32.8) while ranking second in field goals made (120) and steals (37), third in points per game (11.6) and 3-point baskets (21), and fifth in field goal percentage (.392) and 3-point percentage (.263)...finished second in C-USA in assists per game (6.77) and assist-to-turnover ratio (1.91), 26th in points per game and 30th in free throw percentage...ranked seventh nationally in assists per game and 57th in assist-to-turnover ratio...named MVP of the 18th Annual Tulane/DoubleTree Classic after averaging 13.0 points, 6.5 assists, 3.0 rebounds and 1.5 steals per game while helping lead the Wave to the tourney title...posted double-figure scoring totals 22 times, including a career-high tying 20 after hitting 6-of-10 field goals with a 2-of-4 performance from beyond the 3-point arc and sinking 6-of-8 free throws vs McNeese State (11/11)...handed out six or more assists 20 times with six double-digit dime performances, including a career-high 13 against New Orleans (11/8) - a total that ranks tied for third in Tulane single-game history...recorded three double-doubles: two via points/assists and one on points/rebounds...pulled down four of more rebounds on 10 occasions, including a career-best 12 boards at Southern Miss (3/1)...posted eight multiple-steal performances, including a career-high five thefts vs Southern Miss (1/18)...off the field, claimed first-team Capital One Academic All-District 6 honors and earned a spot on the C-USA Women's Basketball All-Academic Team...was also a member of the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and Tulane's 3.0 Club, and claimed C-USA Academic Medal honors for posting a GPA of 3.75 or higher.
2012-13: Saw action in all 33 games with 25 starts as a sophomore...led the team in assists (145) and ranked third in free throw percentage (.772), fourth in 3-point baskets (11), free throws made (44) and minutes played (742), and fifth in minutes per game (22.5) while averaging 5.0 points and 2.1 rebounds per game...paced Conference USA in assist-to-turnover ratio (2.0) and ranked third in assists per game (4.4)...finished 30th nationally in assist-to-turnover ratio and 85th in assists per game...posted double-digit scoring totals six times, including a season-best 15 at SMU (2/28)...had four or more assists on 20 occasions, including six seven-assists contests and a season-high eight vs Houston on (2/17)...recorded three-plus rebounds on 11 occasions, including a season-best eight in the second round of the WNIT at Arkansas (3/24)...had five multiple-steal outings, including a season-best four thefts at LSU (12/9)...off the field, was a member of the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and Tulane's 3.0 Club, and claimed C-USA Academic Medal honors for posting a GPA of 3.75 or higher.
2011-12: Played in all 34 games with nine starts as a true freshman...finished third on the team in assists (78), 3-point baskets (28) and free throw percentage (.754), fourth in steals (28), 3-point percentage (.292) and free throws made (43), and fifth in both minutes (740) and minutes per game (21.8) while averaging 6.0 points per game...named Conference USA Freshman of the Week on Dec. 12 after averaging 12.0 points, 3.0 assists, 2.0 steals and 1.5 rebounds per game...scored in double figured six times, including a career-high 20 points after sinking 6-of-10 field goals - including a 4-of-6 performance from beyond the 3-point arc - and all four free-throw opportunities at East Carolina (2/2)...had four or more assists on seven occasions, including a season-best seven vs Mississippi Valley State in the opening round of the WNIT (3/15)...tallied six multiple steal contests, including a season-high three thefts vs Loyola-New Orleans (11/11), at North Texas (12/9) and at Tulsa on (1/22)...recorded 20 multiple-rebound outings, including a season-best five vs LSU (11/19)...off the court, was a member of the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and Tulane's 3.0 Club.
High School: Four-year letterwinner at Florida Air Academy for coach Jay Castillo...helped lead the Falcons to a pair of 2A District 8 titles, a pair of regional championships and a Final Four appearance...earned all-district honors all four seasons...completed her career as FAA's career leader in points (1,936), assists (512) and steals (421), and set the school's single-game scoring record with 46 against Lake Wales as a junior...as a senior, named first-team all-state and second-team All-Central Florida...became first player at Florida Air to earn first-team Florida Today All-Space Coast Conference honors as a freshman in 2008 when she led the state and ranked 10th nationally in scoring with a 28.6 points-per-game average...earned first-team All-Space Coast honors again in each of her final two prep season...also tabbed first-team all-state and second-team All-Central Florida as a senior...was a McDonald's All-American nominee and was named MVP of the McCarthy Christmas Tournament as a senior and was a Junior Fab Five honoree at the Peachstate Camp in 2008...at the AAU level, helped lead her team to the national championship for the 15-and-under age division in 2007...off the court, was a member of the National Honor Society, graduated Salutatorian with an unweighted 4.0 GPA and was a five-time President's List honoree.
Personal: Born Jamie Lynn Kaplan on Dec. 26, 1992, in Melbourne, Fla...daughter of Scott Kaplan...majoring in neuroscience.
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