32 - Jess Combs
Jess Combs
Birth Date: 08/20/1981
Height: 6-4
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Chandler, Ariz.
High School: Chandler HS
Position: Forward
UCSB
2000-01: Jess Combs enjoyed a solid freshman campaign, in which she saw more playingtime as the season progressed...Averaged 4.1 points and 3.3 rebounds in 13.4 minutes of action per game...Career high 11 points came against Boise State in late January...Other double-digit effort was a 10-point performance at NCAA Tournament-bound Penn State...Grabbed a career best nine rebounds in back-to-back contests at Stephen F. Austin and vs. Cal State Fullerton...Team-leader in free-throw shooting percentage at .811...Never missed more than one freebie in a game...Played over 20 minutes in four conference games, including a career high 27 minutes in a victory over Cal Poly on Jan. 13.

High School
Jess Combs came to UCSB from Chandler High School in Chandler, Arizona...Played at Chaparral High School for two season before transferring to Chandler...Averaged 16 points, 10.5 rebounds, 3.5 blocks and 2.4 steals per game in her two seasons at Chandler...Chandler won the Arizona State Championship her junior and senior seasons...Was selected as a Parade Magazine All-American, and Street & Smith All-American and a USA Today Honorable Mention All-American her senior season in high school...Was also named All-State, All-Region and All-City her senior year...Also a Nike All-American...Set the Chaparral High School records for field goal percentage (55%) and blocked shots (76) in a season her freshman year...Is Chandler High School's second all-time leading scorer and second all-time leading rebounder...Set the Chandler record for free throw percentage in a season (80%) her senior year...Also played volleyball in high school...Played alongside current UCSB teammate Lindsay Taylor at Chandler High.

Personal
Jessica Combs was born August 20, 1981 in Gaylord, Michigan...Has a 23 year old sister (Nicole)...The daughter of Michael and Annette Combs...An undecided major...Enjoys going to the movies...States that her favorite flick is "Ace Ventura Pet Detective"...Roots for Jason Williams and the Sacramento Kings...Favorite TV shows are The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air and Friends.