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Afure Jemerigbe
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Afure Jemerigbe 1249958
Position: Guard
Height: 6'0"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Stockton, Calif.
High School: St. Mary's
Experience: 2 Letters

Watch 2011-12 Video Bio | 2010-11 Cal Sports Report Feature

As a SENIOR in 2013-14, started all 32 games and was Cal’s third-leading scorer with 12.1 points and 4.2 rebounds per game ... set a new career-high in points four times this season ... scored 16 points with seven rebounds against No. 2 Duke (November 10) ... hit the game-winning shot at No. 17 Colorado with seven seconds remaining (January 10) ... played 40 minutes and first set a new career-high with 17 points against USC (January 24) ... improved it to 18 points at No. 4 Stanford (January 30) before upping it to 23 points in a win against No. 15 Arizona State (February 16) ... hit 5-of-11 3s against Washington in scoring a career-high 24 points (March 1) ... dished a career-best seven assists at USC (February 23) ... finished with 30 points at the NCAA Tournament with 13 points and 7 rebounds against Fordham and a team-high 17 points at Baylor in the NCAA Second Round.

As a JUNIOR in 2012-13, started all 36 games, averaging 7.4 points and 3.0 rebounds ... named to the Spokane Regional All-Tournament team ... one of Cal’s top three-point threats ... scored a season high 15 points against St. Mary’s and against USC in the Pac-12 Tournament quarterfinals ... hit four 3s in the opening 20 minutes at Washington State in a 14-point effort ... dished a career-high five assits in an NCAA First Round game against Fresno State ... scored 10 points in the NCAA Second Round against USF to go with 6 rebounds ... pulled down a career-high eight rebounds and delivered two blocks to go with 14 points in a memorable NCAA Elite Eight game against Georgia ... in the Final Four, scored seven points, had two assists, two steals and one block against Louisville ... hit at least one 3 in every NCAA Tournament game.

As a SOPHOMORE in 2011-12, played in 33 games with 14 starts, averaging 15.8 minutes per game...opened the season with a 14-point performance at Rutgers...she earned the first start of her career against Sac State...scored 11 points with seven rebounds (tying a career high) at Saint Mary's...sprained her right ankle in the first half of the Oregon State game after going 2-for-2 from the field and 2-for-2 from the free throw line to score six points in the first seven minutes of that contest...missed the Oregon game with the ankle injury...was available for the Colorado game, but did not play, returning to the court during the game at Utah...went 4-for-4 from three-point range in the Bears win at Oregon State...continued her hot-shooting with a 4-for-5 performance against Utah (1-for-1 from three-point range)...ended the season scoring in each of her last six games including scoring seven points in the Pac-12 Tournament game against Colorado and five points in the NCAA Tournament opener against Iowa.

As a FRESHMAN in 2010-11, Started the season going 7-for-8 from the free throw line...scored nine points in each of her first two games...had a career-high 7 rebounds against Yale...scored a career-high 17 points with 7 rebounds and 5 steals in the Vegas Holiday Classic tournament against UT Arlington...named to the Vegas Holiday Classic All-Tournament team...scored 9 points in the road victory at Arizona...put up 8 points in 13 minutes at home against Washington...scored 9 points in the first round Pac-10 tournament game against Washington...followed that with eight points in the quarterfinal win over Arizona State...scored 17 points in the semifinals against UCLA...scored 34 total points in the Pac-10 Tournament, the seventh-highest point total in the Tourney, averaging 11.3 ppg...continued her hot streak into the WNIT, scoring 15 points in the first round game at Cal Poly, going 6-for-8 from the field.

High School: 2010 McDonald's All-American...2010 WBCA All-American...2010 Parade Magazine Second Team All-American...participated in the 2010 USA Basketball Women's U-18 National Team trials...four-time All-State honoree...enjoyed a successful club team career for NorCal Elite...was a member of the St. Mary's High School honor roll for three years (sophomore through senior years).

Personal Born Feb. 23, 1992 in Stockton, Calif...parents are Mary and Peter Jemerigbe...enjoys listening to music and hanging out with friends...wants to pursue a career in kinesiology...Social Welfare major.



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