2009-10 Season (Redshirt Junior): Played in 29 games, earning 28 starts after missing all of 2008-09 season … averaged 8.8 points, 4.1 rebounds, and 2.3 assists per game … shot .327 from the floor, .320 from three, and .771 from the free throw line … ranked 15th in the BIG EAST in free throw percentage … started season opener and scored five points with three rebounds and three assists vs. Furman in first action since 2007-08 season … scored four points and added six rebounds at Indiana … tallied a game-high 15 points and blocked a pair of shots against Detroit … scored 11 points – her second straight double-digit effort – and added two rebounds, three assists, a block and a steal against Western Carolina in the Great Alaska Shootout … scored a team-high 14 points with four rebounds, two assists, a block, and a steal in the Great Alaska Shootout Championship game, earning all-tournament honors … scored 14 points, her fourth straight double-digit scoring outing, and added six rebounds, and four assists against Dartmouth … led Bearcats against Kentucky with 15 points on efficient 4-of-7 shooting, including 3-of-5 from beyond the three-point line … scored 10 points and grabbed five rebounds at No. 9/10 Xavier … scored seven points with a season-high seven rebounds, three assists, and a pair of steals against Butler … scored 12 points, shooting 7-of-7 from the free throw line, and added five rebounds, three assists, and three steals against Eastern Kentucky … scored a season-high 17 points and hit a career-high 9-of-10 from the free throw line against Valparaiso … scored six points on 2-of-3 shooting from beyonf the three-point line with six rebounds, two assists, and a pair of steals against Wright State … scored 16 points and hit on 9-of-10 from the free throw line for the second time in three games against Louisville … posted seven points, five rebounds, and three assists at No. 1/1 Connecticut … scored 10 points and added three steals in win against St. John’s … scored two points with five rebounds and an assist at Rutgers … scored seven points with six rebounds and a season-high five assists against No. 19/18 Georgetown … scored eight points and grabbed five rebounds at Seton Hall, helping to close out the game by hitting 4-of-4 free throws down the stretch … scored 13 points on 5-of-10 shooting and 2-of-4 from three-point range at DePaul … scored 10 points and grabbed four rebounds against USF … scored six points, including a three in overtime, and added four assists in win at Louisville … scored nine points and matched a season high with seven rebounds against No. 4/3 Notre Dame … scored seven points with three rebounds, four assists, and a pair of steals in overtime win at Syracuse … scored six points with a rebound and an assist at Providence … scored nine points, grabbed two boards, and dished out four assists against Villanova … scored four points, shooting just 1-of-10 from the floor, and grabbed seven rebounds against No. 8/7 West Virginia … went scoreless but grabbed three rebounds after ceding her starting position to senior Stephanie Stevens on Senior Day against Pittsburgh … scored 10 points with four rebounds, two assists, and a two steals at Marquette … scored two points with a rebound and an assist in six minutes against USF before leaving with a knee injury … missed Rutgers game with knee injury.
2008-09 Season (Redshirt): Redshirted.
2007-2008 Season (Sophomore): Contributed four points and dished out four assists in season-ending win against Providence (3/3) … tallied eight points and pulled down seven rebounds against St. John’s (3/1) … scored 11 points, handed out four dimes and grabbed four boards at No. 22/24 Syracuse (2/23) … chipped in 10 points and handed out five helpers against No. 13/13 West Virginia (2/19) … scored four points, grabbed three rebounds and handed out two assists at Villanova (2/16) … after recording a career-high one block 10 different times, set a new career-high against USF (2/9), blocking two shots … also scored nine points and shot 5-for-5 at the charity stripe in 40 minutes of action … fouled out at Marquette (2/5), scoring eight points and handing out five helpers … dished out three assists and had two steals and six rebounds against No. 20/20 Notre Dame (2/2) … pitched in eight points, grabbed four rebounds and handed out four helpers against Louisville (1/30) … scored three points and had three rebounds at No. 25 DePaul (1/26) … had more rebounds than points, grabbing four boards and scoring three points with three assists against No. 5/5 Rutgers (1/22) … struggled at No. 1/1 UConn (1/19), landing 1-of-10 attempts from the floor, but handed out six assists … scored two points and grabbed three rebounds at Louisville (1/15) … six points, six assists, and three boards in the loss to Pittsburgh (1/12) … scored 17 points and handed out five assists, collecting four steals against Georgetown (1/8) … scored 10 points, handed out three assists, picked off two passes and grabbed three rebounds at Seton Hall (1/5) … sished out a season-high eight assists, scored 11 points, and pulled down seven rebounds at Tennessee Tech (12/29) … handed out four helpers and scored nine points in 40 minutes against Indiana (12/20) … notched career-highs in points (20), field goals and field goal attempts (7-16), and three point field goals (4) in victory over Central Michigan (12/17) … had 10 points, a block, six assists and five rebounds in win over Youngstown State (12/15) … scored 10 points and dished out six assists against Wright State (12/11) … played 40 minutes, scored seven points and pulled down seven rebounds in win at Xavier (12/1) while recording fifth block of the season and had two steals … scored eight points and hit two three pointers in loss at Dayton (11/29) … shot 3-for-3 at the free throw line and finished the game with 13 points and three assists against Presbyterian (11/26) … dropped 11 points against McNeese State (11/21), landing three treys and blocking a shot for the second consecutive game … scored 15 points and dished out five helpers against Duquesne (11/19), pulling down six rebounds and making 3-of-4 three pointers … handed out game-high seven assists and scored 15 points in 32 minutes against Valpo (11/16) … scored eight points and dished out three helpers vs. Michigan (11/13).
2006-07 Season (Freshman): Made an immediate impact as a freshman for the Bearcats … great ball handler leading UC in assist/turnover ratio (2.03), second in the BIG EAST … led UC in assists with 122 and was sixth in the BIG EAST with 4.36 a game … led Bearcats in minutes played (30.5) … second on the team in steals (42) … logged 38 minutes and game-high nine assists in BIG EAST Women`s Basketball Championship vs. Pittsburgh (3/3) in the first round … also notched 11 points … dished a game-high six assists vs. Villanova (2/20) … played a career-high 39 minutes vs. Providence (2/6) and scored a team-high13 points and added seven assists … had a team-high three assists vs. No. 25/23 Rutgers (2/3) and scored nine points … was a perfect 10-of-10 from the free throw line from 1/23 to 1/30 … had team highs in minutes played (37), points scored (12) and assists (3) vs. No. 5/6 UConn (1/30/07) … earned BIG EAST Freshman of the Week honors on Jan. 29 for her performance against No. 18/17 Marquette (1/27) and Georgetown (1/23) … scored a career-high 17 points vs. No. 18/17 Marquette (1/27), the second consecutive game she had a career performance … garnered first double-double with 15 points and a career-high 10 assists vs. Georgetown (1/23), added three steals and was 4-of-4 from the free throw line … scored 10 points and had four dimes vs. Seton Hall (1/20) … passed out a game-high five assists against Xavier (1/17) and tied season high with 38 minutes played … started and played a season-high 38 minutes vs. DePaul (1/14), scoring 14 points, dishing three assists and getting three steals … returned to the starting line up for the first time since Nov. 22, 2006, and scored 13 points and dished out four assists vs. Notre Dame (1/10) … scored 10 points and played a season-high 35 minutes against No. 23 Arkansas (12/28) … dished out six assists against Tennessee Tech (12/21) … had nine points, three assists and two steals against No. 14/16 Louisville (12/14) … dished out seven assists against Alabama State (12/10) … led UC with 15 points vs. St. Francis (Pa.) (11/22) … had career highs of eight rebounds and six steals against Dayton (11/16), plus added nine assists and seven points … finished with 13 points against Arkansas-Pine Bluff (11/14), and was 4-of-4 from 3-point range.
Pre-Cincinnati Career: Earned Division III co-Player of the Year honors playing for Pat Diulus at Regina High School … named Gatorade Player of the Year in Ohio and Ohio High School Basketball Coaches Association Division III Player of the Year … averaged 18.9 points, 4.2 assists, 3.7 steals and 4.7 rebounds as a senior … led Regina to two state championships … ranked the 17th-best point guard in her class and 60th overall by the All-Star Girls Report … named to Ohio North-South All-Star game … averaged 19.5 points, 3.5 steals, 4.2 rebounds and 3.1 assists per game as a junior to earn Plain Dealer and News Herald Player of the Year honors … first team all-state as a junior and senior and honorable mention as a freshman … missed sophomore season due to injury.
Personal: Full name is Carla Bettia Jacobs … born June 8, 1988 in Cleveland, Ohio … daughter of Betty and Robert Ballard … has younger brother, Tyler, and older sister, Tracy … sister played basketball and volleyball at Lander University … majoring in psychology.