As A Freshman (2008-09):
Appeared in 17 games, totalling 88 minutes... Scored 14 points on the season with 17 rebounds and five blocked shots... Her first career points came in Tulane's win over Louisiana-Lafayette (Nov. 26), finishing with two points and three rebounds... Set her career high with four points on Dec. 17 at Nicholls State while picking up her first career steal... Blocked a pair of shots against Houston on Feb. 12... Also recorded blocks against Alabama State (Dec. 20), UTEP (Jan. 2) and Rice (Jan. 11)... Grabbed a career-high four rebounds at SMU (Feb. 26), including three on the offensive glass.=
Nwokedi, a 6-1 forward, was named All-State in each of the last two seasons at St. Agnes Academy in Houston. She was also named District MVP and earned First Team All-District honors in each of the last two seasons... Helped St. Agnes reach the 6A State Championship game last season, finishing as state runner-up, while earning All-Tournament Team honors.
Jennifer Adora Nwokedi was born August 14, 1990... Daughter of Emmanuel and Fidelia Nwokedi...Intends to major is Business Accounting.
Points: 4 - at Nicholls State, 12/17/08
Rebounds: 4 - at SMU, 2/26/09
Field Goals: 2 - at Nicholls State, 12/17/08
Free Throws: 0
Steals: 1 - at Nicholls State, 12/17/08; vs Tulsa, 1/24/09
Blocked Shots: 2 - at Houston, 2/12/09
Minutes Played: 13 - at Nicholls State, 12/17/08
Double-Figure Scoring: 0
Double-Figure Rebounds: 0