Skyhawk Women's Basketball | Jasmine Newsome - Assistant Coach

Jasmine Newsome

Jasmine Newsome transitions to a new role on the UT Martin women’s basketball staff as an assistant coach for the second season after ranking as one of the program’s all-time greats. During her tenure with the Skyhawks, Newsome helped lead the squad to the four OVC Tournament titles and four consecutive NCAA Tournament appearances.

Newsome rejoins the Skyhawks after a stellar career which saw the former guard rank as the program and Ohio Valley Conference’s second all-time scorer with 2,566 career points. She was twice named OVC Player of the Year while notching three Defensive Player of the Year awards. A four-time All-OVC first team selection, Newsome became the program’s first Associated Press All-American following her junior campaign.

Additional accolades include being named Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame Amateur Athlete of the Year along being tabbed College Sports Madness All Mid-Major Player of the Year and a first team All-American selection by the publication. She started every game of her 131 game career, while setting program single game records in points and assists. She tallied 44 points in a victory over Quinnipiac before setting a new assist record on senior night with 14 assists against Austin Peay.

Newsome holds UT Martin records for: single game points (44, 2013); single game three-point field goals made (nine, 2011); single game three-point field goals attempted (16, 2011); single game free throws made (16, two occasions); single game free throws attempted (20, 2012); single game assists (14, 2014); single season points (770, 2013); single season free throws made (167, 2013); single season assists (193, 2012); career free throws made (611); career assists (681).

Newsome earned her bachelor’s degree from UT Martin in 2014 with a degree in health and human performance.


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