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Nikki Dixon
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Nikki Dixon 823585
Position: Guard/Forward
Height: 5'10"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Alpharetta, GA
High School: Milton HS
Major: Health Science
Experience: 3 Letters


  • Played in 118 career games, starting 90 of them
  • Recorded 1,598 points, 532 rebounds, 276 assists and 235 steals
  • One of four Tigers in Clemson history with 1,500 points, 500 rebounds, 250 assists
  • 1st in school history in free throws made (441)
  • 1st in school history in free throws attempted (627)
  • 5th in school history in scoring with 1,598 career points
  • 6th in school history in steals (234)
  • 6th in school history in steals per game (1.99)
  • 7th in school history in field goals attempted (1309)
  • 9th in school history in field goals made (537)
  • 21st in school history in career rebounds (532)
  • Led the Tigers in scoring and steals for four straight seasons

2014-15: Senior

  • Averaged career highs in points per game (15.2 ppg), rebounds per game (5.5 rpg) and free throw percentage (.772)
  • Led the Tigers and was 8th in the ACC in scoring
  • Scored in double figures in 26/30 contests
  • Preseason All-ACC selection by ACC coaches
  • Recorded the second best perfect free throw performance in Clemson history (11-11 ft, 2/18/15 vs. Duke)
  • Sixth in most made free throws in a single game (13 free throws made, 1/18/15 vs. UNC)
  • Scored 26 points off the bench against Tennessee Tech on 12/6/14, fifth most points by a Tiger off the bench in school history
  • Scored 25 points off the bench against Furman on 11/23/14, sixth most points by a Tiger off the bench in school history

2013-14: Junior

  • Became 23rd Player in school history to reach 1,000 career points. Finished the season with 1,141, good for 17th on the all-time list
  • Ranks 9th on Clemson's all-time steals list with 185 in her career
  • Averaged a career-best 13.7 ppg, 4.4 rpg, 2.7 apg, while shooting .428 from the floor
  • Took a team-high 12 charges on the season
  • Scored career-high 29 points and had 10 rebounds against Pitt on Jan. 12. 
  • ACC Player of the Week on Jan. 13 after scoring 27.5 points, 7.5 rebounds, 3.0 steals and shooting .545 from the floor in a 1-1 week for the Tigers
  • It was the first Player of the Week honor for the Women’s Basketball program since Maxienne White was honored on Dec. 19, 2005.

2012-13: Sophomore

  • Started all 29 games in which she appeared, playing 30.6 minutes per game
  • Averaged 12.7 points, 4.0 rebounds, 2.2 steals, 2.1 assists, and 0.7 blocks per game
  • Led Clemson in scoring (12.7 ppg), steals (2.2 spg), 3rd in blocks (21)
  • Shot .402, an improvement over her .366 mark in 2011-12
  • Shot .742 from the line, much higher than her .590 mark as a freshman
  • Scored in double-figures 19 times, and had five games of 20+
  • Took seven charges, the second-most on the team
  • Posted career-high 25 points on 9-16 shooting and 7-9 FTs vs. Jacksonville
  • Hit 10-10 from free throw line against UNC, tied for 2nd-best mark in school history
  • Became fastest to 500 career points since Chrissy Floyd in 2001 and fastest to 100 steals since Lele Hardy in 2007 with 22 points and 4 steals against UNC (39 games)

2011-12: Freshman

  • Named to ACC All-freshman Team
  • Played in all 28 games, starting 27 of them, and played 900 minutes (32.1 mpg)
  • Led Clemson in scoring (12.4 ppg), steals (2.6 spg), third in assists (2.5 apg) and rebounding (4.1 rpg)
  • First Clemson freshman to lead squad in scoring since Chrissy Floyd in 2003 and just fifth ever
  • Named ACC Freshman-of-the-Week three times (11/14/11, 1/30/12, 2/6/12)
  • Finished second among ACC freshmen in scoring and tops in steals
  • Scored in double figures in each of first ten games and 20 times overall
  • Led Clemson at getting to the line, attempting more than five free throws per game; Her 139 attempts is 4th-most for a freshman in school history
  • Scored 21 points in career debut, hitting 7-14 from the field
  • Scored 19 points, including 13 after receiving two stitches in the first half against Virginia Tech.
  • Hit 9-9 from the free throw line against Oakland, the best FT shooting game by any Clemson player since 2003
  • Scored 18 points, hitting four three-pointers, and had five steals and three blocks against NC Central

Before Clemson:

  • 49th-ranked guard in the 2011 class by ESPN Hoopgurlz
  • Averaged 15.3 points, 4.1 steals, and 3.5 assists per game for Milton high
  • Selected to play in Georgia vs. Florida All-Star game
  • 2011 McDonald's All-American Nominee
  • Led team to Final Eight of Georgia AAAAA State Championships
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