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#33 Lauren Okafor
Position: Center
Height: 6'3"
Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Hamden, Conn.
High School: Hopkins School
Other College: Providence
Club: Ring City
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College:
At JMU:
2013-14
JMU Athletic Director Scholar-Athlete
2012-13
● Redshirted the season due to transfer rules

At Providence:
2011-12: 

● Played in 28 of 30 games and started 24 games
● Team leader in blocked shots (35) and second in rebounding (5.4)
2010-11:

● Big East All-Freshman Team
● Played in 27 of 29 games and started one game
● Second on team in blocked shots (26)

High school:
● Coached by Amanda Forcucci at Hopkins

● ESPN HoopGurlz Position Rank:  #23 power forward as a senior (2010)
● All-State as a senior (2010)
● New England Prep School All-Star as a junior and senior (2009, 2010)
New Haven Register All-District as a sophomore, junior and senior (2008, 2009, 2010)
● All-Fairchester League as a sophomore, junior and senior (2008, 2009, 2010)
● All-Area as a freshman, sophomore, junior and senior (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010)
● Her AAU team Ring City Basketball advanced to Nike Nationals semifinals 2009

Personal:

● Lauren Okafor
● Daughter of Carlene Okafor
● Pre-medicine and psychology major who plans a career as a clinical psychiatrist
● Has an older sister, Amber, a senior at Quinnipiac, and a younger brother, Caleb-Pierre Harris, a third-grader
● Enjoys painting, poetry and singing

College Career Stats

Year

G

GS

FG

FGA

FG%

3FG

3FGA

3FG%

FT

FTA

FT%

PTS

AVG

10-11*

27

1

39

101

38.6

0

0

00.0

21

49

42.9

99

3.7

11-12*

28

24

49

113

43.4

0

0

00.0

25

64

39.1

123

4.4

Total

55

25

88

214

41.1

0

0

00.0

46

113

40.7

222

4.0

Year

OFF

DEF

REB

AVG

PF

D

AST

TO

BLK

STL

MIN

AVG

10-11*

66

67

133

4.9

64

0

1

37

26

4

494

18.3

11-12*

66

86

152

5.4

74

1

15

42

35

14

641

22.9

Total

132

153

285

5.2

138

1

16

79

61

18

1135

20.6

*at Providence