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Uchenna

Nwoke

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Center
Height: 6'6"
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Grand Prairie, Texas
High School: South Grand Prairie

Bio

Is aggressive ...  intimidating presence ... can play block-to-block strong ... intimidates on defense ... great shot blocker ... strong in the paint ... is difficult to defend.

As a Freshman (2018-19): 
Saw action in eight games on the year ... suffered a left knee injury on Jan. 29 in practice and missed the remainder of the season ... scored two points and had one rebound in six minutes versus East Carolina.

Ranking: 
No. 93 (All Star Girls Report), No. 141 (HoopGurlz/Girls Basketball Report) , No. 64 (Prospects Nation), No. 150 (Blue Star Report)

High School/AAU:
Averaged 7.6 points, 8.0 rebounds and 1.6 blocks as a senior ... collected four double-doubles on the year ... pulled down a season-high 12 rebounds against Irving MacArthur in January ... blocked a season-high four shots on two different occasions ... a two-time First Team All-District selection as a sophomore and junior at South Grand Prairie H.S. … averaged 6.1 points as a junior … Academic All-District honoree ... Honorable Mention All-District honors as a freshman … a four-year letterwinner in basketball.

Personal:
Full name is Uchenna Nwoke … born March 24, 2000 in Denver, Colo. … daughter of Kenn and Nneka Nwoke … has one brother, Chinez (24), and two sisters, Ijeoma (25) and Mmachi (20) ... her sister, Mmachi, is a senior on the Kansas volleyball team.

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