Iona Women's Basketball BIO
24 Joy Adams
AS A SOPHOMORE (2013-14):
ECAC Rookie of the Year... MAAC Rookie of the Year... All-MAAC Second Team... MAAC Championship All-Tournament Team Selection... Record 12x MAAC Rookie of the Week Selection... Posted a league leading 16 double-doubles, leading all D1 freshman in the category... Appeared in and started all 33 games... Finished the season averaging 13.0 ppg, tops among MAAC freshman and seventh overall... Grabbed a conference-leading 10.7 rpg, serving as the lone MAAC player to average a double-double... Also tallied 27 assists, 16 blocks and 51 steals on the season... Shot a league-best 49.5% from the field and connected on 56.8% of her attempts from the free throw line... Opened career with seven point, seven rebound effort vs. Navy (Nov. 9)... Had 15 points on 6-for-11 shooting nine rebounds, and one steal at Long Beach State (Nov. 11)... Scored 14 points and pulled down seven reboards at North Carolina A&T (Nov. 16)... Posted 14 points, nine rebounds, one steal and one block at St. John’s (Nov. 28)... Registered 21 points on 10-for-17 shooting with nine rebounds and two steals at Wagner (Dec. 1)... Grabbed 16 rebounds to go along with 13 points, including seven from the free-throw line, and and two steals vs. Bryant (Dec. 5)... Scored 12 points to go along with 14 rebounds, three blocks and one steal at Columbia (Dec. 7)... Recorded 10 points with 12 rebounds and three steals at Colgate (Dec. 21)... Had 12 points on 5-for-8 shooting to go along with 10 rebounds at Stony Brook (Dec. 30)... Posted 16 points on 7-for-11 shooting with 10 rebounds and four steals at Niagara (Jan. 4)... Scored 18 points on 8-for-12 shooting points with six rebounds and one steal at Canisius (Jan. 6)... Had season high 23 points on 10-or-18 shooting along with nine rebounds vs. Manhattan (Jan. 10)... Scored 12 points with six rebounds and one block at Marist (Jan. 13).... Scored 12 points with two assists, nine rebounds, and one steal vs. Fairfield (Jan. 18)... Recorded 14 points on 5-for-7 shooting with eight rebounds and two steals vs. Saint Peter’s (Jan. 20)... Registered 17 points, 15 rebounds and two steals vs. Niagara (Jan. 24)... Scored 11 points and grabbed five rebounds at Siena (Jan. 31)... Shot 8-for-10 from the field, finishing with 18 points and pulled down 10 rebounds at Fairfield (Feb. 3)... Had 16 points on 7-for-14 shooting to go with 13 rebounds and three assist vs. Rider (Feb. 9)... Recorded 14 points, 15 rebounds, and one steal at Saint Peter’s (Feb. 14)... Pulled down 10 rebounds to go with 11 points and four steals vs. Canisius (Feb. 16)... Posted 17 points on 6-for-9 shooting to go with nine rebounds, three blocks, three assists and five steals vs. Loyola Maryland (Feb. 22)... Connected on eight shots, finishing with 16 points, 10 rebounds and two assists vs. Siena (Feb. 24)... Grabbed 19 rebounds to go with 16 points at Manhattan (Feb. 28)... Scored 10 points along with 10 rebounds and two steals at Rider (Mar. 3)... Posted 15 points on 7-for-12 shooting with 18 rebounds, two assists, one block and one steal vs. Canisius (Mar. 8)... Recorded 11 points, 10 rebounds and two steals vs. Siena (Mar. 9)... Connected on seven shots, finishing with 15 points, 11 rebounds and three steals vs. Marist (Mar. 11)... Grabbed freshman record 21 rebounds vs. Drexel in first round of Women's NIT (Mar. 21).
Central Florida Athlete of the Year in 2012... First Team All-Metro and Second Team All-County during her senior season... Named Florida Athletic Coaches Association 7A District 11 Player of the Year... MVP of her squad at Evans, Brown finished her high school career with 1541 points and 1081 rebounds.