Solid forward who comes to LSU by way of the University of Memphis the past two seasons … Signed with LSU in May 2013 … Will sit out the 2013-14 season for the Lady Tigers due to NCAA transfer rules … Will have two years of remaining eligibility and be able to compete during the 2014-15 season.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2012-13 AT MEMPHIS)
Played in 27 games with six starts and tallied 4.8 points and 2.9 rebounds per game … Poured in a career-high 22 points on an efficient 10-of-12 made field goals against UT-Arlington on Nov. 21 … Chipped in eight points and three boards against UAB on Feb. 14.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2011-12 AT MEMPHIS)
Played in 27 of 33 games for Memphis, averaging 2.7 points and 2.7 rebounds per game ... Added 10 blocks, eight steals and five assists on the season ... Was named the Conference USA Freshman of the Week two times (Nov. 14 and Dec. 5) … Opened her career with eight rebounds in a win over Saint Louis ... Added eight boards against Houston ... Suffered a knee injury four minutes into the C-USA opener against Tulane and missed the next six games ... Scored nine points on 4-for-7 shooting vs. UT Martin ... Tied that season-best with a nine-point effort in the win over Houston on 4-for-8 shooting to go along with eight rebounds.
Starred at Liberty Magnet School in Jackson, Tenn., where she played for coach Kevin Weeks ... Named the All-West Tennessee Girls Basketball Co-Player of the Year by the Jackson Sun and was the No. 45 ranked power forward by ESPN Hoop Gurlz ... Helped her senior squad to its first-ever regional championship and its first-ever state tournament appearance … Averaged 16.0 points and 12.0 rebounds per game as a senior as she was named to the Class 2A all-state girls basketball team by the Tennessee Sports Writers … An all-district and all-region honoree and the District MVP as a junior when she posted 10.0 points and 8.0 rebounds per game.
Full name is Andr’a DeVona Brena Jones … Born Dec. 9, 1992 … Daughter of Kimberly Price and Percy Jones … Has two older brothers, Devon and Devin … Majoring in sports administration.