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10 J'Kyra Brown
J'Kyra  Brown


Rocky Mount, N.C.

High School:
Rocky Mount

Last College:
East Carolina




Hoos Life - J'Kyra Brown Senior Profile

J'Kyra Brown - In her own words


Virginia Tops UNCG, 68-50

Victory is the 900th win in program history


Virginia Falls 63-52 at No. 16 Miami

Lauren Moses had her third double-double of the year


Virginia Falls at No. 8 Notre Dame, 82-74

Jocelyn Willoughby scores 16 points to lead the Virginia offense


UVA vs. No. 8 Notre Dame

UVA vs. No. 8 Notre Dame January 29, 2017


UVA vs. Duke - ACC Championship

Duke holds off Hoos 57-53 in ACC Tournament in Greensboro, N.C.


Women's Basketball vs. Pitt (by Kelsey Grant)

Women's Basketball vs. Pitt (by Kelsey Grant)


Women's Basketball vs. Notre Dame (by Matt Riley)

Women's Basketball vs. Notre Dame (by Matt Riley)


Women's Basketball vs. Richmond (by Matt Riley)

Women's Basketball vs. Richmond (by Matt Riley)

J'Kyra Brown Photo Gallery | 2015-16 Feature on Brown | 2018 Senior Feature



  • Appeared in all 31 games with four starts, averaging 9.7 points per game
  • Has scored 923 career points in her collegiate career between ECU and Virginia (3/5)
  • Has hit at least one three pointer in 25-straight games (3/5)
  • Was in the starting lineup for the season-opener at Mississippi State, the 11th start of her UVA career
  • Brought down seven rebounds against Georgia (11/16)
  • Scored a team-high 15 points while going 4-of-4 from three-point range against UNCG (12/2)
  • Had 13 points at Rutgers, scoring eight of UVA’s first 10 points in the contest (12/4)
  • Scored a career-high 24 points in the win over Indiana (12/18), going 7-of-11 from the field and 6-of-6 from the freethrow line
  • Had a streak of six-straight games scoring in double-digits from Nov. 26 (Duquesne) to Dec. 18 (Indiana), averaging 15.3 ppg in that span
  • Scored 17 points against Notre Dame, only hitting one three-pointer (2/15)


  • Scored a UVA career high 18 points against Coppin State (11/13)
  • Started the season with a 9-1 assist-to-turnover ratio in the first 3 games
  • Made her first start of the season against UIC, scoring seven points with five assists (12/16)
  • Scored 14 points on 6-of-8 shooting against Md. Eastern Shore (12/21)
  • Scored nine points with a team-high 10 rebounds against UMBC (12/28)
  • Let the team in scoring (10 pts) and reounding (6 reb) at Pitt (1/22)
  • Made her second start of the season at Notre Dame, scoring 11 points in the first half and 14 overall, also dishing five assists and grabbing five steals (1/29)
  • Recorded first career double-double (12 pts/10 rebs) in win over Georgia Tech (2/2)
  • Scored 16 points in the first half against Wake Forest (2/12)
  • Started both games of the WNIT, scoring 14 points in the win at Saint Joseph’s, including 9 points in fourth quarter


  • Appeared in 33 games with six starts, averaging 5.0 points per game
  • Scored 10 points, all in the third quarter, in her Cavalier debut at MT (11/13)
  • Started Cavalier career with back-to-back 10- point games, scoring 11 in 21 minutes against Norfolk State
  • Scored seven points with seven rebounds, three steals and two assists in 16 minutes against Bowling Green (12/8)
  • Scored 11 points in her first career start at Duke (2/4)
  • Scored 7 points in 7 minutes at Louisville (2/18)
  • Scored a season-high 12 points with 7 rebounds vs UNC (2/25)
  • Grabbed a season-high 10 rebounds at Rutgers (3/20)


  • Sat out the season per NCAA transfer rules


  • Averaged 5.9 points per game while twice earning Conference USA Freshman of the Week honors
  • Scored a season-high 29 points against Louisiana Tech, going 11-of-14 from the field and 6-of-8 from three-point range against the Lady Techsters

High School

  • Averaged 25.5 ppg, 6.1 rpg, 3.4 spg, 2.4 apg & 1.2 bpg
  • 2013 NCBCA Female Basketball POY, NC AP POY, All-District POY, Rocky Mount Female Athlete POY
  • Three-time Big East POY, Rocky Mount Telegram All-Area POY
  • Rocky Mount's All-Time Female Leading Scorer
  • Three-time NC AP All-State First Team
  • Two-time All-District First Team
  • NC Prep All-State First Team
  • NCHSAA Sectional MVP,  All-Regional 1st Team
  • Also lettered three years in track, earning MVP honors in 2013 and was the NCHSAA State Runner-up in discus


  • Daughter of James and Jacqueline Brown
  • Has two older siblings, James III and Jacquestavius
  • Holds three House Records at Rocky Mount Bowling Center, along with several championships
  • Graduated with a degree in American Studies
  • Currently enrolled in an Education graduate program




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