20 Olariche Obi
20 Olariche Obi
Height: 5-10
Year: So.
Hometown: Murfreesboro, Tenn.
High School: Central Magnet
Position: F
gp 27
pts/g 9.1
fg % 52.0
3pt % -
ft % 42.2
reb/g 7.1
a/g 1.0

School Records:

  • Career: T-No. 8 in blocked shots (68)

2016-17:

  • Honorable Mention All-UAA
  • Played in 27 games with 23 starts
  • Led the team in field-goal percentage (.520), rebounds (7.1 RPG) and blocks (1.6 BPG)
  • Averaged 9.1 points and 1.5 steals per game on the season
  • Scored a career-high 21 points and grabbed 12 rebounds at Washington-St. Louis
  • Tallied 20 points, nine rebounds and three blocks at Carthage
  • Posted double-doubles versus Hendrix (16 points, 10 rebounds, four steals) and Brandeis (11 points, 11 rebounds)
  • Recorded 12 games with double-digit points and five games with double-digit rebounds

2015-16:

  • UAA Rookie of the Year
  • Played in all 25 games, including eight starts
  • Averaged 9.4 points and a team-high 8.6 rebounds per game
  • Led the team in steals (49) and blocks (25) while ranking third in field-goal percentage (.524)
  • Recorded 14 games with double-digit points and eight games with double-digit rebounds
  • Scored 14 points with 15 rebounds versus MSOE
  • Pulled down a season-high 18 rebounds with 10 points against Carnegie Mellon
  • Tallied 14 points and 14 rebounds with four steals at IIT
  • Posted five double-doubles on the season
  • Pacific Northwest All-Tournament Team

Personal:

  • Major: undeclared
  • Played four years of basketball in high school
  • Averaged 16 points and 9 rebounds per game as a senior
  • First Team All-District (2012-15) and Second Team All-District (2011-12)
  • Most Improved (2012-13)
  • Scored more than 1,000 points in her high school career
  • First Team All-Tournament (2013-15) 
  • Team captain
  • Health Occupation Students of America (HOSA), French Club, President of Outdoors Club, Sports Enthusiast Club
  • Basketball coach for third graders
Recent Games
Feb 12 Emory W, 77-56
Feb 17 at Brandeis W, 69-66
Feb 19 at New York U. W, 59-37
Feb 25 at #7 Washington-St. Louis L, 77-75
Mar 3 vs. #8 Wartburg W, 67-63
Mar 4 at #2 St. Thomas (Minn.) L, 73-69
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 27 14
Games started 23 10
Minutes 550 298
Minutes per game 20.4 21.3
FG 106-204 52-108
FG Pct 52.0 48.1
3PT 0-0 0-0
3PT Pct - -
FT 35-83 21-50
FT Pct 42.2 42.0
Off rebounds 79 37
Def rebounds 112 67
Total rebounds 191 104
Rebounds per game 7.1 7.4
Personal fouls 80 43
Disqualifications 3 1
Assists 26 15
Turnovers 50 23
Assist to turnover ratio 0.5 0.7
Steals 40 23
Blocks 43 23
Points 247 125
Points per game 9.1 8.9
Points per 40 min 18.0 16.8
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 18 vs. #25 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps W, 64-36 1 21 6-8 75.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 13
Nov 19 vs. Hanover W, 113-83 1 8 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Nov 22 Carroll (Wis.) W, 83-38 1 13 4-5 80.0 0-0 - 0-3 0.0 8
Nov 27 at Carthage W, 86-81 1 26 9-10 90.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 20
Nov 30 #19 Wheaton (Ill.) L, 76-60 1 24 4-9 44.4 0-0 - 0-0 - 8
Dec 3 Ohio Wesleyan W, 90-52 1 12 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 0-0 - 8
Dec 12 Eureka W, 82-49 1 20 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 7
Dec 14 at Rose-Hulman L, 61-58 1 11 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 2
Dec 17 at Ill. Wesleyan L, 79-52 1 22 6-7 85.7 0-0 - 0-3 0.0 12
Dec 30 at Texas-Dallas L, 59-44 1 26 2-7 28.6 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 5
Dec 31 vs. Hendrix W, 88-59 1 21 7-14 50.0 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 16
Jan 7 #5 Washington-St. Louis W, 75-68 1 22 6-10 60.0 0-0 - 1-4 25.0 13
Jan 13 at #23 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 77-61 1 31 6-9 66.7 0-0 - 1-3 33.3 13
Jan 15 at Emory L, 74-71 1 20 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 1-6 16.7 5
Jan 20 Brandeis W, 62-55 1 27 5-10 50.0 0-0 - 1-4 25.0 11
Jan 22 New York U. W, 69-67 1 22 5-7 71.4 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 13
Jan 27 at Case Western Reserve L, 80-78 - 12 0-6 0.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 1
Jan 29 at #9 Carnegie Mellon W, 81-61 - 12 1-7 14.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 3 Case Western Reserve W, 87-74 - 21 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 2-5 40.0 8
Feb 5 #20 Carnegie Mellon W, 88-39 - 15 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 10 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 72-53 1 22 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 8
Feb 12 Emory W, 77-56 1 23 5-11 45.5 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 12
Feb 17 at Brandeis W, 69-66 1 15 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 2-5 40.0 8
Feb 19 at New York U. W, 59-37 1 24 5-9 55.6 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 10
Feb 25 at #7 Washington-St. Louis L, 77-75 1 32 8-12 66.7 0-0 - 5-11 45.5 21
Mar 3 vs. #8 Wartburg W, 67-63 1 21 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 3-5 60.0 7
Mar 4 at #2 St. Thomas (Minn.) L, 73-69 1 27 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 4-9 44.4 10
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 18 vs. #25 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps W, 64-36 1 21 3 3 6 2 5 0.4 1 1 3 -
Nov 19 vs. Hanover W, 113-83 1 8 3 1 4 0 2 0.0 0 1 3 -
Nov 22 Carroll (Wis.) W, 83-38 1 13 1 3 4 2 0 - 1 1 1 0
Nov 27 at Carthage W, 86-81 1 26 4 5 9 0 2 0.0 1 3 5 1
Nov 30 #19 Wheaton (Ill.) L, 76-60 1 24 4 5 9 1 3 0.3 0 3 2 0
Dec 3 Ohio Wesleyan W, 90-52 1 12 4 0 4 1 2 0.5 0 1 2 0
Dec 12 Eureka W, 82-49 1 20 3 5 8 2 1 2.0 4 1 1 0
Dec 14 at Rose-Hulman L, 61-58 1 11 2 0 2 0 2 0.0 0 1 5 1
Dec 17 at Ill. Wesleyan L, 79-52 1 22 3 5 8 0 1 0.0 1 2 2 -
Dec 30 at Texas-Dallas L, 59-44 1 26 1 5 6 0 1 0.0 2 0 3 0
Dec 31 vs. Hendrix W, 88-59 1 21 6 4 10 3 1 3.0 4 2 2 -
Jan 7 #5 Washington-St. Louis W, 75-68 1 22 2 5 7 1 0 - 0 2 4 0
Jan 13 at #23 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 77-61 1 31 1 4 5 2 0 - 3 2 3 -
Jan 15 at Emory L, 74-71 1 20 4 3 7 0 3 0.0 0 1 4 0
Jan 20 Brandeis W, 62-55 1 27 2 9 11 2 0 - 1 2 1 -
Jan 22 New York U. W, 69-67 1 22 4 5 9 0 4 0.0 1 2 4 0
Jan 27 at Case Western Reserve L, 80-78 - 12 1 1 2 0 2 0.0 0 0 3 -
Jan 29 at #9 Carnegie Mellon W, 81-61 - 12 1 2 3 0 1 0.0 3 5 5 1
Feb 3 Case Western Reserve W, 87-74 - 21 4 5 9 3 2 1.5 2 2 2 -
Feb 5 #20 Carnegie Mellon W, 88-39 - 15 1 7 8 0 2 0.0 1 0 4 0
Feb 10 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 72-53 1 22 2 10 12 2 2 1.0 3 0 3 -
Feb 12 Emory W, 77-56 1 23 4 3 7 0 2 0.0 3 1 2 0
Feb 17 at Brandeis W, 69-66 1 15 1 3 4 1 1 1.0 3 3 3 -
Feb 19 at New York U. W, 59-37 1 24 4 4 8 2 1 2.0 2 3 1 0
Feb 25 at #7 Washington-St. Louis L, 77-75 1 32 6 6 12 2 3 0.7 1 0 4 -
Mar 3 vs. #8 Wartburg W, 67-63 1 21 4 3 7 0 3 0.0 0 2 4 0
Mar 4 at #2 St. Thomas (Minn.) L, 73-69 1 27 4 6 10 0 4 0.0 3 2 4 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2015-16 25 8 21.0 3.9-7.5 52.4 0.0-0.0 - 1.6-3.0 51.3 9.4
2016-17 27 23 20.4 3.9-7.6 52.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.3-3.1 42.2 9.1
2017-18 3 3 20.7 4.7-9.3 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.3-2.0 66.7 10.7
Total 55 34 20.7 4.0-7.6 52.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.4-3.0 47.3 9.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2015-16 25 8 525 98-187 52.4 0-0 - 39-76 51.3 235
2016-17 27 23 550 106-204 52.0 0-0 - 35-83 42.2 247
2017-18 3 3 62 14-28 50.0 0-0 - 4-6 66.7 32
Total 55 34 1137 218-419 52.0 0-0 - 78-165 47.3 514
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2015-16 25 8 21.0 7.5-14.2 52.4 0.0-0.0 - 3.0-5.8 51.3 17.9
2016-17 27 23 20.4 7.7-14.8 52.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.5-6.0 42.2 18.0
2017-18 3 3 20.7 9.0-18.1 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.6-3.9 66.7 20.6
Total 55 34 20.7 7.7-14.7 52.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.7-5.8 47.3 18.1
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2015-16 25 8 21.0 3.8 4.8 8.6 3.2 0.1 1.0 1.8 0.6 2.0 1.0
2016-17 27 23 20.4 2.9 4.1 7.1 3.0 0.1 1.0 1.9 0.5 1.5 1.6
2017-18 3 3 20.7 5.7 5.0 10.7 2.7 0.0 1.7 1.7 1.0 2.0 0.7
Total 55 34 20.7 3.5 4.5 8.0 3.1 0.1 1.0 1.8 0.6 1.7 1.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2015-16 25 8 525 94 121 215 81 3 26 45 0.6 49 25
2016-17 27 23 550 79 112 191 80 3 26 50 0.5 40 43
2017-18 3 3 62 17 15 32 8 0 5 5 1.0 6 2
Total 55 34 1137 190 248 438 169 6 57 100 0.6 95 70
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2015-16 25 8 21.0 7.2 9.2 16.4 6.2 0.2 2.0 3.4 0.6 3.7 1.9
2016-17 27 23 20.4 5.7 8.1 13.9 5.8 0.2 1.9 3.6 0.5 2.9 3.1
2017-18 3 3 20.7 11.0 9.7 20.6 5.2 0.0 3.2 3.2 1.0 3.9 1.3
Total 55 34 20.7 6.7 8.7 15.4 5.9 0.2 2.0 3.5 0.6 3.3 2.5
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 27 23 20.4 3.9-7.6 52.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.3-3.1 42.2 9.1
Conference 14 10 21.3 3.7-7.7 48.1 0.0-0.0 - 1.5-3.6 42.0 8.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 11 9 20.1 3.8-7.5 50.6 0.0-0.0 - 1.1-2.5 44.4 8.7
Away 12 10 21.5 3.8-7.4 51.7 0.0-0.0 - 1.4-3.8 37.8 9.1
Neutral 4 4 17.8 4.5-8.0 56.3 0.0-0.0 - 1.5-2.8 54.5 10.5
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Wins 19 16 19.8 4.2-7.7 54.4 0.0-0.0 - 1.2-2.6 46.9 9.6
Losses 8 7 21.8 3.2-7.1 45.6 0.0-0.0 - 1.5-4.2 35.3 8.0
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November 5 5 18.4 5.2-7.4 70.3 0.0-0.0 - 0.6-1.4 42.9 11.0
December 6 6 18.7 3.8-7.8 48.9 0.0-0.0 - 0.7-2.0 33.3 8.3
January 7 5 20.9 3.6-7.7 46.3 0.0-0.0 - 1.1-3.3 34.8 8.3
February 7 5 21.7 3.9-7.7 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.9-3.9 48.1 9.6
March 2 2 24.0 2.5-6.0 41.7 0.0-0.0 - 3.5-7.0 50.0 8.5
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 27 23 550 106-204 52.0 0-0 - 35-83 42.2 247
Conference 14 10 298 52-108 48.1 0-0 - 21-50 42.0 125
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 11 9 221 42-83 50.6 0-0 - 12-27 44.4 96
Away 12 10 258 46-89 51.7 0-0 - 17-45 37.8 109
Neutral 4 4 71 18-32 56.3 0-0 - 6-11 54.5 42
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Wins 19 16 376 80-147 54.4 0-0 - 23-49 46.9 183
Losses 8 7 174 26-57 45.6 0-0 - 12-34 35.3 64
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November 5 5 92 26-37 70.3 0-0 - 3-7 42.9 55
December 6 6 112 23-47 48.9 0-0 - 4-12 33.3 50
January 7 5 146 25-54 46.3 0-0 - 8-23 34.8 58
February 7 5 152 27-54 50.0 0-0 - 13-27 48.1 67
March 2 2 48 5-12 41.7 0-0 - 7-14 50.0 17
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 27 23 20.4 7.7-14.8 52.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.5-6.0 42.2 18.0
Conference 14 10 21.3 7.0-14.5 48.1 0.0-0.0 - 2.8-6.7 42.0 16.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 11 9 20.1 7.6-15.0 50.6 0.0-0.0 - 2.2-4.9 44.4 17.4
Away 12 10 21.5 7.1-13.8 51.7 0.0-0.0 - 2.6-7.0 37.8 16.9
Neutral 4 4 17.8 10.1-18.0 56.3 0.0-0.0 - 3.4-6.2 54.5 23.7
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Wins 19 16 19.8 8.5-15.6 54.4 0.0-0.0 - 2.4-5.2 46.9 19.5
Losses 8 7 21.8 6.0-13.1 45.6 0.0-0.0 - 2.8-7.8 35.3 14.7
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November 5 5 18.4 11.3-16.1 70.3 0.0-0.0 - 1.3-3.0 42.9 23.9
December 6 6 18.7 8.2-16.8 48.9 0.0-0.0 - 1.4-4.3 33.3 17.9
January 7 5 20.9 6.8-14.8 46.3 0.0-0.0 - 2.2-6.3 34.8 15.9
February 7 5 21.7 7.1-14.2 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 3.4-7.1 48.1 17.6
March 2 2 24.0 4.2-10.0 41.7 0.0-0.0 - 5.8-11.7 50.0 14.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 27 23 20.4 2.9 4.1 7.1 3.0 0.1 1.0 1.9 0.5 1.5 1.6
Conference 14 10 21.3 2.6 4.8 7.4 3.1 0.1 1.1 1.6 0.7 1.6 1.6
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 9 20.1 2.8 5.2 8.0 2.4 0.0 1.3 1.6 0.8 1.5 1.4
Away 12 10 21.5 2.7 3.7 6.3 3.5 0.3 0.6 1.8 0.3 1.6 1.8
Neutral 4 4 17.8 4.0 2.8 6.8 3.0 0.0 1.3 2.8 0.5 1.3 1.5
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Wins 19 16 19.8 2.8 4.3 7.1 2.8 0.1 1.2 1.6 0.7 1.7 1.8
Losses 8 7 21.8 3.1 3.9 7.0 3.4 0.1 0.4 2.4 0.2 0.9 1.1
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November 5 5 18.4 3.0 3.4 6.4 2.8 0.2 1.0 2.4 0.4 0.6 1.8
December 6 6 18.7 3.2 3.2 6.3 2.5 0.2 1.0 1.3 0.8 1.8 1.2
January 7 5 20.9 2.1 4.1 6.3 3.4 0.1 0.7 1.4 0.5 1.1 2.0
February 7 5 21.7 3.1 5.4 8.6 2.7 0.0 1.4 1.9 0.8 2.1 1.3
March 2 2 24.0 4.0 4.5 8.5 4.0 0.0 0.0 3.5 0.0 1.5 2.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 27 23 550 79 112 191 80 3 26 50 0.5 40 43
Conference 14 10 298 37 67 104 43 1 15 23 0.7 23 23
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 9 221 31 57 88 26 0 14 18 0.8 16 15
Away 12 10 258 32 44 76 42 3 7 21 0.3 19 22
Neutral 4 4 71 16 11 27 12 0 5 11 0.5 5 6
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Wins 19 16 376 54 81 135 53 2 23 31 0.7 33 34
Losses 8 7 174 25 31 56 27 1 3 19 0.2 7 9
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November 5 5 92 15 17 32 14 1 5 12 0.4 3 9
December 6 6 112 19 19 38 15 1 6 8 0.8 11 7
January 7 5 146 15 29 44 24 1 5 10 0.5 8 14
February 7 5 152 22 38 60 19 0 10 13 0.8 15 9
March 2 2 48 8 9 17 8 0 0 7 0.0 3 4
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 27 23 20.4 5.7 8.1 13.9 5.8 0.2 1.9 3.6 0.5 2.9 3.1
Conference 14 10 21.3 5.0 9.0 14.0 5.8 0.1 2.0 3.1 0.7 3.1 3.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 9 20.1 5.6 10.3 15.9 4.7 0.0 2.5 3.3 0.8 2.9 2.7
Away 12 10 21.5 5.0 6.8 11.8 6.5 0.5 1.1 3.3 0.3 2.9 3.4
Neutral 4 4 17.8 9.0 6.2 15.2 6.8 0.0 2.8 6.2 0.5 2.8 3.4
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Wins 19 16 19.8 5.7 8.6 14.4 5.6 0.2 2.4 3.3 0.7 3.5 3.6
Losses 8 7 21.8 5.7 7.1 12.9 6.2 0.2 0.7 4.4 0.2 1.6 2.1
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November 5 5 18.4 6.5 7.4 13.9 6.1 0.4 2.2 5.2 0.4 1.3 3.9
December 6 6 18.7 6.8 6.8 13.6 5.4 0.4 2.1 2.9 0.8 3.9 2.5
January 7 5 20.9 4.1 7.9 12.1 6.6 0.3 1.4 2.7 0.5 2.2 3.8
February 7 5 21.7 5.8 10.0 15.8 5.0 0.0 2.6 3.4 0.8 3.9 2.4
March 2 2 24.0 6.7 7.5 14.2 6.7 0.0 0.0 5.8 0.0 2.5 3.3