Sara Djassi

Sara Djassi


Lisbon, Portugal

Last College:
Chipola College



As a Senior in 2013-14:
-Team's second-leading scorer with 11 points per game to go along with 4.8 rebounds and 2.2 assists in 29 appearances
-Only Knight to start every game she appeared in, averaging 34 minutes per game, which ranked second among leaders in the American Athletic Conference
-Scored in double figures in 20 games, emerging as the leading scorer nine times
-Swiped a steal and scored game-winning layup in final minute of UCF's 57-54 victory at Oakland
-Posted 23 points and added 8 rebounds in win over FIU (11/15)
-Sank a perfect 6-of-6 from charity stripe en route to 10-point performance at Georgia State (11/19)
-Started a season-best five-game streak of double-digit scoring with 13 points against Howard in the first game of the UCF Thanksgiving Classic (11/30)
-Recorded first double-double of the year (16 pts, 10 reb) at FAU (12/13)
-Dished team-high three assists against No. 1 UConn (1/1) in first American Athletic Conference game held at CFE Arena
-Recorded 15 points at Memphis to start a streak of six-consecutive games of leading the Knights in scoring
-Rewrote career-high with 28 points at No. 5 Louisville, marking the best single-game output by a Cardinals' opponent this year

As a Junior in 2012-13:
-Broke out during UCF's magical C-USA Tournament run with 10.8 ppg and 8.5 rpg
-Scored a career-high 17 points and added 10 rebounds for her first double-double in win against defending C-USA Tournament champion UTEP (3/15) to advance the Knights to the title game for the third time in five years
-Grabbed team-high eight rebounds in first appearance as a Knight against Georgia State (11/9)
-One of three Knights in double figures at TCU (11/16) with 10 points
-One of four Knights in double figures against No. 6 Louisville (11/20) with 12 points
-Grabbed game-high eight rebounds to help UCF end Florida Gulf Coast's 16-home-game win streak
-Netted season-high 13 points in front of national TV audience in win over Marshall (2/7)
-Converted a perfect 5-of-5 en route to a 12-point outing against Marshall (3/3)

Prior to UCF:
-Native of Lisbon, Portugal
-A member of Portugal's U18 and U20 FIBA European Championship squads in 2006-07 and 2008-09
-While at Chipola College in Marianna, Fla., Djassi was named to the Florida College System Activities Association All-Panhandle Conference First Team in 2012
-Served as the team's second-leading scorer with 11 points per game and the third-leading rebounder with 6.7 boards per game
-She is as equally successful in the classroom as she was recognized on the FCSAA All-Academic Team in 2012.

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