Jermaine Dixon

jermainedixonJermaine Dixon: 6'3"/200 lbs. pos 1/2 (point guard/shooting guard)

Born: April 15, 1987

Bio:
Jermaine Dixon is a mentally and physically tough competitor, quick slasher and efficient shooter. Dixon is a natural scorer who can penetrate and attack the basket. He also emerged as Pitt's lock-down perimeter defender as his assignment often included guarding the opponent's best perimeter player. Dixon emerged as Levance Fields' backcourt counterpart after transferring to Pitt following two seasons at Tallahassee Junior College. Dixon's strong leadership skills have proven valuable in past seasons.

Prior to Pittsburgh: Played two seasons at Tallahassee Community College in Tallahassee, Fla. for Head Coach Eddie Barnes...Two-time All-Panhandle Conference First Team selection...First Team Junior College All-America selection by The Sporting News as a sophomore...

College Career Highs: Points: 24 (Providence, 3/4/2010), Rebounds: 12 (Providence, 3/4/2010), Assists: 6 (twice), Steals: 6 (Villanova, 1/28/2009), Blocks: 3 (twice)

College Career Stats:

SEASON TEAM MIN PTS REB AST TO A/T STL BLK FG% FT% 3PT%
2008-09 PITT 24.6 8.4 2.6 2.0 1.0 2.00 1.4 0.7 .440 .657 .294
2009-10 PITT 28.6 10.6 4.0 2.2 1.5 1.47 1.2 0.5 .385 .704 .209

Professional Stats:
2010-11: Bosna ASA BH Telecom Sarajevo (EuroChallenge): 2 games, 9.5 ppg, 7.0 rpg, 4.0 apg, 2.5 spg, 45.5% 2FG, 22.2% 3FG, 75.0% FT.
2010-11: Hamamatsu-Higashi Mikawa Phoenix: 31 games, 12.2 ppg, 3.2 rpg, 4.3 apg, 1.5 spg, 49.6% 2FG, 26.9% 3FG, 71.9% FT.

VIDEO LINKS
Pitt vs. Providence - March 4, 2010 (Jermaine is #24 in white):
http://www.mym2webdesign.com/mediadesign/worldwidehoops/Jermaine_Dixon10.HTML

Pitt vs. Syracuse – January 2, 2010 (Jermaine is #24 in blue):
http://www.mym2webdesign.com/mediadesign/worldwidehoops/Jermaine_Dixon12.HTML