4 Jackie Johnson  
Jackie Johnson

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Eden Prairie, Minn.

High School:
Eden Prairie HS

Height:
6-2

Position:
F

Experience:
2 Letters


03/15/2013

Banham Earns Top Women's Basketball Honors

The Gophers held their annual team banquet in the DQ Club Room at TCF Bank Stadium.

02/04/2013

Listen to the Pam Borton Radio Show Tonight

Jackie Johnson will be the player guest on tonight's show.

12/25/2012

Gophers' Holiday Traditions

Members of the Minnesota women's basketball team share their holiday traditions.

11/17/2012

Game Notes: Minnesota 85, Ohio 40

Game Notes: Minnesota 85, Ohio 40

11/09/2011

Minnesota Signs Trio of Local Prep Standouts

Mikayla Bailey, Jackie Johnson and Shayne Mullaney have signed National Letters of Intent to play for the Gophers.

11/14/2013

Gophers Win Home Opener

Minnesota routed Charlotte in its home opener.

12/22/2013

Gophers vs Auburn

Women's Basketball

12/05/2012

Women's Basketball vs Denver University 12.05.12

Women's Basketball vs Denver University 12.05.12

Photo Gallery

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Career Honors and Awards

2014
• Academic All-Big Ten
• Minnesota Women's Basketball Most Improved Player

2013
• Minnesota Women's Basketball Golden Gopher Award

2013-14 • Sophomore Season: Saw action in 21 games for the Gophers • earned Academic All-Big Ten honors • named Minnesota women's basketball's most improved player • averaged 2.1 points, 2.3 rebounds and 0.7 blocks per game in an average of 11.2 minutes per game • tallied a .552 (16-for-29) field goal percentage • ranked third on the team with 15 blocked shots • totaled two or more blocks in five of her 21 games played• more than doubled her point total from her freshman season with a career-high 13 points in the season-opener at Northern Iowa (11/9)• posted career-bests with eight rebounds and four blocks vs. North Dakota (12/8)• pulled down seven rebounds in 22 minutes vs. UCLA (12/20)• logged a career-high 29 minutes vs. Illinois (2/9), scoring eight points with two blocks and two rebounds• suffered a season-ending knee injury in the first half at Wisconsin (2/12)• missed the final 10 games of the year• averaged 5.5 points, 2.5 rebounds and 2.0 blocks in 25.0 minutes per game in the two games prior to her injury.

2012-13 • Freshman Season: Saw action in 12 games for the Gophers • earned Minnesota women's basketball's Golden Gopher Award • finished the season with 6 points, 6 rebounds and 2 blocks • made her first field goal in Big Ten Conference play at Nebraska (2/3) • made her Big Ten debut vs. Michigan (1/31) • tallied her first-career steal vs. UMKC (12/7) • posted career-highs with 2 points, 2 rebounds, 1 block and 1 assist vs. Ohio (11/17) • notched her first collegiate field goal in the second half vs. Ohio (11/17).

High School: 2012 graduate of Eden Prairie High School • ranked among ESPNU's top-100 on ESPN.com • also ranked No. 13 nationally at her position • had a scout grade of 92 (out of 100) by ESPN.com • was the only player from the state of Minnesota nominated to the 2012 McDonald's All-American High School Basketball Team • ranked the No. 1 recruit in the state of Minnesota by GPrep.net • earned four athletic letters in basketball • Minnesota Miss Basketball finalist • 2012 Associated Press All-State First Team selection • 2012 All-Pioneer Press First Team honoree • 2012 Star Tribune All-Metro First Team selection • named first-team all-state by MN Basketball News and the Pioneer Press in 2011 • earned AAAA All-State recognition by the coaches association as a junior • second-team AP All-State honoree in 2011 • 2010 MGBCA All-State Honorable Mention selection • three-time selection to the all-conference team • 2012 MGBCA Academic All-State honoree • finalist for Eden Prairie's Golden Eagle Award • holds Eden Prairie High School records for career blocks (254) and rebounds (888), while ranking second in points (1,460) • also holds single-season records in points (485), rebounds (293), blocks (108) and steals (74) • twice participated in the state tournament • all-tournament team selection at the 2011 Minnesota State High School League's Class AAAA State Championship • scored 14 points and grabbed 13 rebounds in the title game • averaged 13.9 ppg as a junior • twice named team captain • played for head coach Chris Carr at Eden Prairie High School • also played for Andy Meinhart's Metro Stars Black AAU, coached by Steve Reiter.

Personal: Born September 16, 1993 • majoring in health and wellness • daughter of Todd and Jill Johnson • has a younger brother, Reed • her cousin, Allison Kempainen, was a member of the Gopher soccer team • her cousins, Tony Brinkhaus and Andy Brinkhaus, played on the Minnesota football team.