Tiffany Hudson
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Tiffany Hudson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Naperville, Ill.

High School:
Naperville Central

Height:
5-7

Position:
G

Birthdate:
02/04/1986

Experience:
3L

2007-08: Appeared in all 33 games with 26 starts ... team captain ... recorded career-highs in single-season field goals, field goal attempts, three-point field goals, three-point field goal attempts, free throws, free throw attempts, total rebounds, offensive rebounds, defensive rebounds, assists, blocks, steals, points and scoring average ... set or tied her career-high in scoring four times during the season ... registered 13 double-digit scoring games, the most of her career ... ranked 21st in the nation in assist-to-turnover ratio (1.72) and 243rd in assists per game (3.3) ... scored in double-figures in the first five game of the season, the longest streak of her career ... Best Western Roundball Classic MVP after averaging 19 points per game and making eight three-point field goals ... made a career-high four three-pointers in each game of the tournament ... eclipsed 20 points for the first time in her career with 20 points on 8-of-11 shooting against South Florida (11/18) ... scored a career-high 24 points on 10-of-16 shooting, including a career-high four three-pointers, against Eastern Michigan (12/2) ... over a 10-game stretch from 12/19-1/31, averaged 5.2 assists per game, including six-consecutive games with at least five assists ... recorded a season-high seven assists against Bradley (1/13) and Missouri State (1/25) ... scored 17 points and tied her career-high against Evansville (3/8) in her final home game ... averaged 9.7 points and 3.3 assists per game in the MVC Tournament ... ISU single-season ranks: No. 19 in three-point field goals made, No. 17 in three-point field goals attempted ... 07-08 Valley ranks: No. 2 in assist-to-turnover ratio, No. 8 in assists, No. 29 in scoring.

2006-07: Appeared in all 33 games, with 10 starts ... set career bests in points per game, assists and three-point field goals and percentage ... recorded double-digit scoring efforts 11 times ... recorded four or more assists eight times ... recorded career-highs against Chicago State (11/26) with 18 points, nine assists and five steals ... scored 15 points and dished out nine assists in a win at Evansville (1/6) ... averaged 7.7 points per game in the three meetings against Bradley.

2005-06: Appeared in 28 games, with 18 starts ... started the final 18 games of the season, averaging 5.7 points, 3.4 rebounds and 3.4 assists per game ... Hudson (1.58) and Kristi Cirone (1.58) were the first Redbird teammates with 1.50 or better assist-turnover ratios in the same season ... led team in assists in nine games and rebounding in one game ... scored a season-high 13 points in back-to-back games against Evansville (1/1) and Indiana State (1/7) ... dished out seven assists against UW-Green Bay ... recorded four or more assists in 12 games ... ISU season ranks: tied for No. 10 in assist-turnover ratio ... 05-06 Valley ranks: No. 4 in assist-turnover ratio and No. 10 in assists for Valley games only; No. 12 in assists per game for all games.

2004-05: Appeared in 31 games, with five starts ... played a season-high 25 minutes versus No. 16 Kansas State (11/26) in only her second-career game ... recorded a season-best six points and five assists against Loyola (12/11) and Wichita State (1/16) ... missed only one free throw all season ... one of only eight freshmen in Redbird history with more assists than turnovers (44-43).

High School: 2003 and 2004 all-state, all-area and all-conference selection ... a part of Naperville Central's undefeated 35-0 IHSA Class AA State Champions in 2003 and 33-2 IHSA Class AA State Champions in 2004 ... played for North Class AA team in 2004 IBCA All-Star game ... averaged 10.7 points, 6.2 assists, 2.7 rebounds as a senior, shooting 49 percent from the field and 62 percent from the free throw line ... as a junior, averaged 7.6 points, 6.8 assists, 2.5 rebounds and 2.0 steals ... transferred in 2002 from Oak Park-River Forest, where she was a regular as a sophomore ... prep coach was Andy Nussbaum ... prep teammate of Tennessee's Candace Parker ... teammate of current Redbird teammate and classmate Lashawn Johnson on Chicago Hoops Express AAU team.

Personal: Tiffany Chemelle Hudson ... born February 4, 1986, in Atlanta, Ga. ... daughter of James Hudson and Cathy Gaines ... three brothers (Jeremy, Brandon, Eddie) ... AFNI Athletics Honor Roll: Fall 2004, Spring 2005, Fall 2005, Spring 2006, Fall 2006, Spring 2007, Fall 2007 ... 2007 Arthur Ashe, Jr. Sports Scholar Award recipient ... 2007 Jill Hutchison Endowed Scholarship recipient ... majoring in public relations.