43 - Gideon Oji
Gideon Oji
Height: 6-9
Weight: 220
Year: So.
Hometown: Imane in Koji, Nigeria
Position: Center
Major: Sport management
Previous School: Franklin Academy
gp 26
pts/g 1.7
fg % 51.6
3pt % -
ft % 61.1
reb/g 1.7
a/g 0.1

High School: Graduated from Franklin Academy in Wake Forest, N.C…MVP and member of three-time AAU Bigshot Tournament championship team in 2010.

Personal: Full name is Gideon A. Oji…Born on Dec. 11, 1991 in Basawa, Nigeria…Son of Jacob and Mary Oji…Has one brother, Shadrach, and one sister, Deborah…Majoring in athletic training with a minor in sport management…Plans to pursue a professional playing career after graduation.

More about Gideon: Favorite books: “James Hardy”…Favorite midnight snack: Kuli kuli…Favorite movie: “Transformers”…Favorite musical artist: Celine Dion…Favorite sports team: Chelsea FC…Favorite athlete: Lebron James of the Miami Heat…Gideon can’t imagine a week without: Talking to his mother…Favorite color:Red…Favorite food: Muy muy…Favorite sport other than basketball: Soccer…Person Gideon most admires: His mother…Toughest opponent Gideon has ever played against: John Wall of the Washington Wizards…What people don’t know about Gideon: He can dance…When Gideon was a kid, he tried to be like: Celine Dion…When people first meet Gideon, they think: He’s gentle and funny.

Recent Games
Feb 13 King (Tenn.) L, 88-64
Feb 16 at Barton L, 100-62
Feb 20 at Erskine L, 73-63
Feb 23 Belmont Abbey L, 92-65
Feb 26 at North Greenville W, 87-78
Mar 1 Limestone L, 76-59
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 26 20
Games started 3 3
Minutes 211 174
Minutes per game 8.1 8.7
FG 16-31 14-27
FG Pct 51.6 51.9
3PT 0-0 0-0
3PT Pct - -
FT 11-18 8-12
FT Pct 61.1 66.7
Off rebounds 16 16
Def rebounds 29 22
Total rebounds 45 38
Rebounds per game 1.7 1.9
Personal fouls 36 25
Disqualifications 1 0
Assists 2 2
Turnovers 17 10
Assist to turnover ratio 0.1 0.2
Steals 2 1
Blocks 6 6
Points 43 36
Points per game 1.7 1.8
Points per 40 min 8.2 8.3
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 2 at Appalachian St. L, 76-55 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Johnson C. Smith L, 93-79 - 4 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 12 Carson-Newman L, 68-62 - 7 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 14 at Catawba L, 83-62 - 10 0-0 - 0-0 - 1-4 25.0 1
Nov 17 at Queens (N.C.) L, 89-62 1 14 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 20 at Pfeiffer L, 87-83 - 8 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 27 Barton L, 94-63 - 12 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 1
Dec 1 Coker L, 80-78 1 17 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Dec 6 at Lenoir-Rhyne L, 87-69 - 6 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 8 Brevard L, 109-100 - 9 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 4
Jan 2 Tusculum L, 70-63 - 1 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 5 Mount Olive L, 112-70 - 6 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 0
Jan 9 at UNC Greensboro L, 86-47 - 9 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 12 Queens (N.C.) L, 69-53 - 15 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Jan 16 North Greenville L, 84-69 - 10 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Jan 19 at Coker W, 60-58 - 8 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 21 at King (Tenn.) L, 72-48 - 11 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 24 Erskine L, 68-56 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 26 at Belmont Abbey L, 98-74 - 9 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 31 at Limestone L, 90-73 - 9 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 2 Pfeiffer W, 83-60 - 6 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 9 at Mount Olive L, 95-64 - 9 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 0
Feb 13 King (Tenn.) L, 88-64 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 16 at Barton L, 100-62 - 13 4-6 66.7 0-0 - 5-6 83.3 13
Feb 20 at Erskine L, 73-63 1 5 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 23 Belmont Abbey L, 92-65 - 6 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 26 at North Greenville W, 87-78 - 11 3-3 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Mar 1 Limestone L, 76-59 - 0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 2 at Appalachian St. L, 76-55 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Johnson C. Smith L, 93-79 - 4 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 0
Nov 12 Carson-Newman L, 68-62 - 7 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Nov 14 at Catawba L, 83-62 - 10 0 4 4 0 3 0.0 0 0 1 0
Nov 17 at Queens (N.C.) L, 89-62 1 14 0 1 1 0 2 0.0 0 0 3 0
Nov 20 at Pfeiffer L, 87-83 - 8 1 1 2 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Nov 27 Barton L, 94-63 - 12 1 2 3 0 0 - 0 2 1 0
Dec 1 Coker L, 80-78 1 17 1 2 3 0 0 - 0 0 3 0
Dec 6 at Lenoir-Rhyne L, 87-69 - 6 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 5 1
Dec 8 Brevard L, 109-100 - 9 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 0
Jan 2 Tusculum L, 70-63 - 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 1 0
Jan 5 Mount Olive L, 112-70 - 6 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Jan 9 at UNC Greensboro L, 86-47 - 9 2 0 2 0 2 0.0 0 1 0 0
Jan 12 Queens (N.C.) L, 69-53 - 15 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 0
Jan 16 North Greenville L, 84-69 - 10 1 4 5 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Jan 19 at Coker W, 60-58 - 8 0 1 1 0 2 0.0 0 0 2 0
Jan 21 at King (Tenn.) L, 72-48 - 11 1 1 2 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Jan 24 Erskine L, 68-56 - 3 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Jan 26 at Belmont Abbey L, 98-74 - 9 2 1 3 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 0
Jan 31 at Limestone L, 90-73 - 9 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 2 0
Feb 2 Pfeiffer W, 83-60 - 6 1 1 2 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Feb 9 at Mount Olive L, 95-64 - 9 2 1 3 1 1 1.0 0 1 4 0
Feb 13 King (Tenn.) L, 88-64 - 2 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 1 0 0
Feb 16 at Barton L, 100-62 - 13 2 2 4 0 1 0.0 0 1 3 0
Feb 20 at Erskine L, 73-63 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Feb 23 Belmont Abbey L, 92-65 - 6 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 0 1 1 0
Feb 26 at North Greenville W, 87-78 - 11 2 1 3 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 0
Mar 1 Limestone L, 76-59 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 26 3 8.1 0.6-1.2 51.6 0.0-0.0 - 0.4-0.7 61.1 1.7
Conference 20 3 8.7 0.7-1.4 51.9 0.0-0.0 - 0.4-0.6 66.7 1.8
Exhibition 1 - 9.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0

Home 14 1 7.0 0.4-1.1 40.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.4-0.5 71.4 1.2
Away 12 2 9.4 0.8-1.3 62.5 0.0-0.0 - 0.5-0.9 54.5 2.2
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Wins 3 - 8.3 1.0-1.3 75.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 2.0
Losses 23 3 8.1 0.6-1.2 48.1 0.0-0.0 - 0.5-0.8 61.1 1.6

November 6 1 9.2 0.5-1.3 37.5 0.0-0.0 - 0.3-1.0 33.3 1.3
December 3 1 10.7 0.7-1.7 40.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.7-0.7 100.0 2.0
January 9 - 8.0 0.3-0.8 42.9 0.0-0.0 - 0.2-0.3 66.7 0.9
February 7 1 7.4 1.1-1.6 72.7 0.0-0.0 - 0.7-1.0 71.4 3.0
March 1 - .0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 26 3 211 16-31 51.6 0-0 - 11-18 61.1 43
Conference 20 3 174 14-27 51.9 0-0 - 8-12 66.7 36
Exhibition 1 - 9 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Home 14 1 98 6-15 40.0 0-0 - 5-7 71.4 17
Away 12 2 113 10-16 62.5 0-0 - 6-11 54.5 26
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Wins 3 - 25 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Losses 23 3 186 13-27 48.1 0-0 - 11-18 61.1 37

November 6 1 55 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 2-6 33.3 8
December 3 1 32 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 6
January 9 - 72 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 8
February 7 1 52 8-11 72.7 0-0 - 5-7 71.4 21
March 1 - 0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 26 3 8.1 0.6 1.1 1.7 1.4 0.0 0.1 0.7 0.1 0.1 0.2
Conference 20 3 8.7 0.8 1.1 1.9 1.2 0.0 0.1 0.5 0.2 0.0 0.3
Exhibition 1 - 9.0 2.0 0.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 1.0

Home 14 1 7.0 0.4 1.1 1.6 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.1 0.3
Away 12 2 9.4 0.8 1.1 1.9 1.8 0.1 0.2 1.0 0.2 0.1 0.2
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 3 - 8.3 1.0 1.0 2.0 0.7 0.0 0.3 1.0 0.3 0.0 0.0
Losses 23 3 8.1 0.6 1.1 1.7 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.1 0.1 0.3

November 6 1 9.2 0.3 1.8 2.2 1.2 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.3
December 3 1 10.7 0.3 0.7 1.0 3.3 0.3 0.0 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0
January 9 - 8.0 0.7 0.9 1.6 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.0 0.2 0.0
February 7 1 7.4 1.0 1.1 2.1 1.1 0.0 0.3 0.6 0.5 0.0 0.6
March 1 - .0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 26 3 211 16 29 45 36 1 2 17 0.1 2 6
Conference 20 3 174 16 22 38 25 0 2 10 0.2 1 6
Exhibition 1 - 9 2 0 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1

Home 14 1 98 6 16 22 14 0 0 5 0.0 1 4
Away 12 2 113 10 13 23 22 1 2 12 0.2 1 2
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 3 - 25 3 3 6 2 0 1 3 0.3 0 0
Losses 23 3 186 13 26 39 34 1 1 14 0.1 2 6

November 6 1 55 2 11 13 7 0 0 6 0.0 0 2
December 3 1 32 1 2 3 10 1 0 2 0.0 0 0
January 9 - 72 6 8 14 11 0 0 5 0.0 2 0
February 7 1 52 7 8 15 8 0 2 4 0.5 0 4
March 1 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0