#20 LaDona Pierce

POS. G
HT. 5' 6"
YR. Sr.
HOMETOWN Hampton, Va. (Hampton High School)
As a Senior, 2009-10: Led the team and ranked second in the OVC in assists... Ranked fourth in the league in steals and assist/turnover ratio... Scored in double-digits four times... Had 10 points and five assists in season opener against Jackson State (11/14/09)... Posted 11 points and went 5-of-5 from the free-throw line against Alabama A&M... Recorded a season-best 17 points to go along with seven assists against Murray State (1/7/10)...Pulled down a career-high 13 rebounds against Murray State (2/4/10)...Posted 13 points and nine assists against Southeast Missouri...With a total of nine assists against EIU, became TSU's All-Time Leader in assists (2/27/10)

As a Junior, 2008-09 Season:
Played in all 31 games and started in nine... Led the team in assists and ranked sixth in the OVC with 3.3 apg...Finished third in the OVC in assist/turnover ratio...Averaged 21.7 minutes per game...Dished out a season-high nine assists against UT-Martin (2/7/09)... Recorded four steals against Eastern Kentucky (1/3/09)...Was a perfect 4-of-4 from the charity stripe against Belmont (12/9/08)...Tallied at least three or more assists in 20 games

As a Sophomore, 2007-08 Season:
Started in all but three games... Led the team in assists and ranked second in the OVC with 4.8 apg...had double-digit assists in two games this season...Handed out 11 assists at Murray State (1/5/08)...Dished out a season-high 12 assists versus Jacksonville State (2/23/08)...Was 4-of05 from the field and tallied a season-high eight points against Southeast Missouri (1/17/08)..Recorded five-plus assists in 14 contests this season

As a Freshman, 2006-07 Season: Started in all 29 contests this season and played the third most minutes on the team...Led the team in assists and finished third in the league with 4.0 assists per game... Averaged 4.0 points, 2.2 rebounds, and 1.5 steals per game...Recorded a season-high four steals against UT-Martin (2/8/07)... Handed out a season-best 13 assists against Eastern Kentucky (2/24/07)...Dished out 10 assists at Murray State (2/15/07)... Had eight points, eight assists, and zero turnovers against Jacksonville State...Scored a career-high 11 points with three steals vs. Southeast Missouri (11/07)... Had nine points and five assists at Morehead (1/4/07)

At Hampton HS: Named to the All-District Honorable Mention team for two consecutive seasons...Made the 2006 Daily Press All-Star First Team...Recipient of the Zooms Eagle Academic Award... Averaged 12.0 points, 11.0 assists and 4.0 steals per game as a senior

Personal
Major: undecided
Daughter of: Allen Pierce, Jr. and Donna Pierce
Birthday: April 3