Jill Brunori
Jill  Brunori

RS Sophomore

Hilton Head, S.C.

High School:
Hilton Head Preparatory School





Deacs Storm Past Tar Heels 75-63

Wake Forest led for double digits most of the game on the way to a 75-63 victory over North Carolina, the first win over the Tar Heels since 2004.


No. 21 Miami Withstands Wake Forest's Third-Quarter Run

The Demon Deacons erased an eight-point halftime deficit in the opening minutes of the third quarter, but the Hurricanes battled back to take the lead for good.


Ariel Stephenson Named to Surfing Santa All-Tournament Team After Win Over FIU

Demon Deacons rallied past FIU for 57-53 victory


Hamby Paces Wake Forest in Win Over Coppin State

Dearica Hamby posted her second double-double of the season


Deacons improve to 3-0 with 89-77 win over Marquette

Dearica Hamby scored 26 points in win over the Golden Eagles


Behind The Scenes: On the Road with the Deacs

Behind The Scenes: On the Road with the Deacs


2015 Wake Forest Women's Basketball: Deacs Storm Past Tar Heels 75-63

Wake Forest women's basketball took down North Carolina 75-63 on Jan. 21, 2016, for the first time since the 2004 season.


Wake Forest at Boston College

Wake Forest went on the road to defeat Boston College 65-59 on Jan. 24, 2016.


Wake Forest vs. North Carolina

Wake Forest used a hot start to build a double-digit lead on the way to beating North Carolina 75-63.


Wake Forest vs. Virginia

Virginia used a fourth-quarter comeback to beat Wake Forest 52-50, holding Wake Forest to three points in the quarter.


Wake Forest at No. 18 Duke

Wake Forest women's basketball fought hard, but ultimately fell 95-68 at No. 18 Duke on January 7, 2016.


Project Pumpkin

Wake Forest student-athletes volunteered at Project Pumpkin on Wednesday (Oct. 29).

2014-15 (Sophomore)
Started first eight games of the season before she suffered a torn meniscus at Michigan on Dec. 3 ... Averaged 6.0 points, 5.3 rebounds and 2.6 assists in 22.3 minutes per game prior to the injury ... Tallied 25 steals, 21 assists and six blocks through first eight games ... Scored career-high 20 points on 8-of-11 shooting from the floor along with four assists and three blocks in win over Marquette ... Dished out career-high seven assists in win over Coppin State.

2013-14 Season (Freshman)
Had a tremendous freshman campaign ... Only player on the team to start all 31 games ... Averaged 5.5 points per game and was second on the team with 6.1 rebounds per game ... Dished-out 31 assists which was the third-most on the squad and had the second-most steals with 46 ... Scored in double-figures twice and had one double-double ... Got better as the year went on, averaging over seven points per game in ACC action ... Started her first collegiate game in the season-opener at Marquette (11/9) ... Recorded her first double-digit rebound game as she pulled-down 10 in the win over Campbell (11/13) ... Grabbed 11 offensive rebounds against Davidson (11/19) ... Had a then season-high nine points and three steals against NC State (1/12) ... Notched her third 10-rebound game to go along with a season-high four steals against North Carolina (1/23) ... Scored a season-high 13 points on 5-of-6 from the floor and dished-out a then season-high tying three assists against Virginia (1/30) ... Played a then season-high 37 minutes and grabbed a season-high 15 rebounds in the win over No. 23/25 Florida State (2/2) ... Had a great game at Pitt (2/9), making her first three-pointer and notching season-highs of four assists, six steals and 38 minutes ... Notched her first double-double of the season with 10 points and 10 rebounds against No. 2 Notre Dame ... Tied a then season-high with four assists against Syracuse (3/2) ... Had a season-high six assists in the ACC Tournament game against North Carolina (3/6) ... Averaged 7.3 rebounds per game over the final six games of the year.

Prior to Wake Forest
Was a four-sport standout at Hilton Head Prep ... Missed her senior season as she rehabbed from a torn ACL ... Was the SCISA Rookie of the Year in 2010 and is a two-time All County first team honoree ... Attended Saint John Vianney High School in Holmdel, N.J. as a junior in 2011-12 ... Played AAU ball for Anthony Toney and the South Carolina 76ers ... Competed in the 2012 AAU Gold Showcase in Orlando, Fla. ... Also earned varsity letters in cross country, volleyball and soccer ... Earned All-State honors on the volleyball court in 2012 and was named the 2008 SCISA Runner of the Year ... Has been on the honor roll all three years.

Full name is Jill Sydney Brunori ... Born on June 30, 1995 in Morristown, N.J. ... Daughter of Joseph Brunori and Joan Brunori ... Has one older sister, Kate ... Father Joseph played football at Lafayette College in 1981.