11 Theresa Onwuka
11 Theresa Onwuka
Height: 5-10
Year: Junior
Hometown: Asaba, Delta State, Nigeria
High School: Lake Forest Academy
Position: Guard
Major: Health and human services
gp 16
pts/g 10.6
fg % 50.8
3pt % 20.0
ft % 73.5
reb/g 6.1
a/g 1.3

2017-18: Appeared in 32 games off the bench during her sophomore season... averaged 9.6 minutes, 2.3 points and 2.2 rebounds for the Bulls... finished off the win over Maryland Eastern Shore (11/13) with a season-high 11 points on 3-for-3 from the floor while grabbing three rebounds... played a season-high 25 minutes in a road win at Miami (OH) (1/10) and scored seven points, two rebounds and two steals... finished off the win over UNLV (12/3) with three points, five rebounds and a season-high three assists... ripped down a season-high six rebounds in the win over Nebraska (11/23)... finished off the MAC Championship game against Central Michigan (3/10) playing 16 minutes while scoring two points and dishing out two assists... grabbed 71 rebounds, 17 assists, 14 steals and four blocks... played double digit minutes 16 times on the year... earned Academic All-MAC honors for the first time in her Buffalo career.

2016-17: Appeared in all 32 games while earning 10 starts as a freshman for the Bulls... ranks fifth on the team averaging 5.6 points and  3.4 rebounds... ranks fourth on the squad with 28 steals on the year... she is shooting 41.4% from the floor across an average of 17.2 minutes... scored in double figures in each of her first seven career starts... averaged 10.6 points across her 10 career starts... recorded her first career double-double in her first career start against Central Michigan as she netted 15 points, 10 rebounds, three steals and two assists in 29 minutes... had the best game of her career against Miami (1/14) as she netted a career-high 16 points and 11 rebounds for her second career double-double... picked up her third double-double in her first four career starts against Bowling Green (1/18) as she netted 10 points and grabbed 10 rebounds in the win... scored 12 points and seven rebounds at Eastern Michigan (2/15)... picked up a career-high four assists and eight rebounds in the win over Kent State (2/4)... ripped down 51 offensive rebounds on the year.

High School: On the court last season, she led the team in scoring and was one of the leaders in every statistical category. Her high school coach, Chris Tennyson, says, "she is simply a difference maker. She is absolutely relentless driving to the basket and passionate about earning second opportunities for her teammates on the boards. She is a special player and an even better person." In addition to playing basketball she also plays volleyball and is on the track & field team at Lake Forest Academy... In her first season of track & field, she was the team's top sprinter and best jumper... The athletic guard holds three school records in the long jump, triple jump, and 200 meter dash at Lake Forest Academy.

Personal: Born on August 9, 1998... daughter of Monica Ifeanyi Onwuka... lists her favorite athlete as Maya Moore... her favorite food is lobster... lists her favorite TV show as Merlin... enjoys listening to country and blues music.

Recent Games
Dec 23 St. Bonaventure W, 90-43
Jan 5 Ohio L, 74-71
Jan 9 at Eastern Michigan W, 91-84
Jan 12 at Miami (OH) W, 66-59
Jan 16 Ball State W, 77-65
Jan 19 at Western Michigan W, 61-59
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 16 5
Games started 16 5
Minutes 442 163
Minutes per game 27.6 32.6
FG 65-128 21-44
FG Pct 50.8 47.7
3PT 3-15 0-5
3PT Pct 20.0 0.0
FT 36-49 10-12
FT Pct 73.5 83.3
Off rebounds 43 13
Def rebounds 54 24
Total rebounds 97 37
Rebounds per game 6.1 7.4
Personal fouls 29 8
Disqualifications 2 1
Assists 20 6
Turnovers 32 13
Assist to turnover ratio 0.6 0.5
Steals 26 8
Blocks 5 4
Points 169 52
Points per game 10.6 10.4
Points per 40 min 15.3 12.8
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 1 Bloomsburg W, 94-53 - 13 3-3 100.0 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 8
Nov 11 at Maryland Eastern Shore W, 69-63 1 26 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 6
Nov 14 Niagara W, 88-61 1 16 5-6 83.3 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 12
Nov 18 at Oregon L, 102-82 1 22 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 3
Nov 23 vs. Georgetown W, 73-64 1 32 4-8 50.0 1-2 50.0 2-4 50.0 11
Nov 24 vs. South Dakota State W, 61-55 1 33 5-9 55.6 2-3 66.7 1-1 100.0 13
Dec 1 at Central Conn. St. W, 82-69 1 23 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 11
Dec 4 at Canisius W, 84-66 1 10 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 6-6 100.0 10
Dec 7 at Dayton L, 72-59 1 31 9-17 52.9 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 20
Dec 18 at Dartmouth W, 75-69 1 36 7-12 58.3 0-1 0.0 4-8 50.0 18
Dec 21 Stanford L, 62-55 1 31 2-9 22.2 0-3 0.0 1-1 100.0 5
Dec 23 St. Bonaventure W, 90-43 1 19 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 8
Jan 5 Ohio L, 74-71 1 48 4-9 44.4 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 10
Jan 9 at Eastern Michigan W, 91-84 1 35 3-7 42.9 0-2 0.0 4-5 80.0 10
Jan 12 at Miami (OH) W, 66-59 1 32 6-9 66.7 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 14
Jan 16 Ball State W, 77-65 1 24 7-12 58.3 0-1 0.0 2-3 66.7 16
Jan 19 at Western Michigan W, 61-59 1 24 1-7 14.3 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
Jan 23 Akron   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 Northern Illinois   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 30 at Ball State   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 at Central Michigan   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 Toledo   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 Kent State   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 at Bowling Green   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 Central Michigan   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at Akron   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 at Ohio   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 Miami (OH)   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 Bowling Green   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 at Kent State   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 1 Bloomsburg W, 94-53 - 13 4 3 7 1 1 1.0 2 0 0 0
Nov 11 at Maryland Eastern Shore W, 69-63 1 26 1 1 2 2 2 1.0 2 0 1 -
Nov 14 Niagara W, 88-61 1 16 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 2 0 1 -
Nov 18 at Oregon L, 102-82 1 22 2 0 2 2 3 0.7 3 0 4 -
Nov 23 vs. Georgetown W, 73-64 1 32 1 5 6 0 2 0.0 2 0 1 0
Nov 24 vs. South Dakota State W, 61-55 1 33 4 3 7 1 2 0.5 0 0 2 -
Dec 1 at Central Conn. St. W, 82-69 1 23 5 0 5 2 2 1.0 1 0 0 0
Dec 4 at Canisius W, 84-66 1 10 3 0 3 1 0 - 1 0 0 0
Dec 7 at Dayton L, 72-59 1 31 4 4 8 1 1 1.0 2 0 5 1
Dec 18 at Dartmouth W, 75-69 1 36 3 6 9 0 3 0.0 1 0 1 0
Dec 21 Stanford L, 62-55 1 31 5 8 13 2 3 0.7 1 0 4 -
Dec 23 St. Bonaventure W, 90-43 1 19 1 3 4 3 0 - 3 1 2 -
Jan 5 Ohio L, 74-71 1 48 3 4 7 3 6 0.5 3 1 0 0
Jan 9 at Eastern Michigan W, 91-84 1 35 4 5 9 2 2 1.0 1 0 5 1
Jan 12 at Miami (OH) W, 66-59 1 32 4 7 11 0 3 0.0 1 0 0 0
Jan 16 Ball State W, 77-65 1 24 0 6 6 1 0 - 2 3 0 0
Jan 19 at Western Michigan W, 61-59 1 24 2 2 4 0 2 0.0 1 0 3 0
Jan 23 Akron   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 Northern Illinois   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 30 at Ball State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 at Central Michigan   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 Toledo   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 Kent State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 at Bowling Green   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 Central Michigan   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at Akron   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 at Ohio   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 Miami (OH)   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 Bowling Green   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 at Kent State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 32 10 17.2 2.2-5.3 41.4 0.2-0.8 25.9 1.0-1.8 54.4 5.6
2017-18 32 - 9.6 0.8-2.1 37.3 0.0-0.1 0.0 0.8-1.2 64.9 2.3
2018-19 16 16 27.6 4.1-8.0 50.8 0.2-0.9 20.0 2.2-3.1 73.5 10.6
Total 80 26 16.2 2.0-4.5 44.0 0.1-0.6 21.7 1.1-1.8 63.6 5.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 32 10 549 70-169 41.4 7-27 25.9 31-57 54.4 178
2017-18 32 - 306 25-67 37.3 0-4 0.0 24-37 64.9 74
2018-19 16 16 442 65-128 50.8 3-15 20.0 36-49 73.5 169
Total 80 26 1297 160-364 44.0 10-46 21.7 91-143 63.6 421
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 32 10 17.2 5.1-12.3 41.4 0.5-2.0 25.9 2.3-4.2 54.4 13.0
2017-18 32 - 9.6 3.3-8.8 37.3 0.0-0.5 0.0 3.1-4.8 64.9 9.7
2018-19 16 16 27.6 5.9-11.6 50.8 0.3-1.4 20.0 3.3-4.4 73.5 15.3
Total 80 26 16.2 4.9-11.2 44.0 0.3-1.4 21.7 2.8-4.4 63.6 13.0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2016-17 32 10 17.2 1.6 1.8 3.4 1.6 0.0 0.7 1.5 0.5 0.9 0.1
2017-18 32 - 9.6 0.7 1.5 2.2 0.8 0.0 0.5 0.8 0.6 0.4 0.1
2018-19 16 16 27.6 2.7 3.4 6.1 1.8 0.1 1.3 2.0 0.6 1.6 0.3
Total 80 26 16.2 1.5 2.0 3.5 1.3 0.0 0.8 1.3 0.6 0.8 0.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 32 10 549 51 58 109 52 1 23 47 0.5 28 4
2017-18 32 - 306 23 48 71 26 0 17 27 0.6 14 4
2018-19 16 16 442 43 54 97 29 2 20 32 0.6 26 5
Total 80 26 1297 117 160 277 107 3 60 106 0.6 68 13
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2016-17 32 10 17.2 3.7 4.2 7.9 3.8 0.1 1.7 3.4 0.5 2.0 0.3
2017-18 32 - 9.6 3.0 6.3 9.3 3.4 0.0 2.2 3.5 0.6 1.8 0.5
2018-19 16 16 27.6 3.9 4.9 8.8 2.6 0.2 1.8 2.9 0.6 2.4 0.5
Total 80 26 16.2 3.6 4.9 8.5 3.3 0.1 1.9 3.3 0.6 2.1 0.4
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 16 16 27.6 4.1-8.0 50.8 0.2-0.9 20.0 2.2-3.1 73.5 10.6
Conference 5 5 32.6 4.2-8.8 47.7 0.0-1.0 0.0 2.0-2.4 83.3 10.4
Exhibition 1 - 13.0 3.0-3.0 100.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.0-3.0 66.7 8.0
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Home 5 5 27.6 4.2-8.4 50.0 0.0-0.8 0.0 1.8-2.4 75.0 10.2
Away 9 9 26.6 3.9-7.7 50.7 0.0-0.7 0.0 2.7-3.6 75.0 10.4
Neutral 2 2 32.5 4.5-8.5 52.9 1.5-2.5 60.0 1.5-2.5 60.0 12.0
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Wins 12 12 25.8 4.1-7.5 54.4 0.2-0.9 27.3 2.5-3.4 73.2 10.9
Losses 4 4 33.0 4.0-9.5 42.1 0.0-1.0 0.0 1.5-2.0 75.0 9.5
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November 5 5 25.8 3.4-5.6 60.7 0.6-1.2 50.0 1.6-2.6 61.5 9.0
December 6 6 25.0 4.5-9.3 48.2 0.0-0.7 0.0 3.0-4.0 75.0 12.0
January 5 5 32.6 4.2-8.8 47.7 0.0-1.0 0.0 2.0-2.4 83.3 10.4
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 16 16 442 65-128 50.8 3-15 20.0 36-49 73.5 169
Conference 5 5 163 21-44 47.7 0-5 0.0 10-12 83.3 52
Exhibition 1 - 13 3-3 100.0 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 8
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Home 5 5 138 21-42 50.0 0-4 0.0 9-12 75.0 51
Away 9 9 239 35-69 50.7 0-6 0.0 24-32 75.0 94
Neutral 2 2 65 9-17 52.9 3-5 60.0 3-5 60.0 24
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Wins 12 12 310 49-90 54.4 3-11 27.3 30-41 73.2 131
Losses 4 4 132 16-38 42.1 0-4 0.0 6-8 75.0 38
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November 5 5 129 17-28 60.7 3-6 50.0 8-13 61.5 45
December 6 6 150 27-56 48.2 0-4 0.0 18-24 75.0 72
January 5 5 163 21-44 47.7 0-5 0.0 10-12 83.3 52
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 16 16 27.6 5.9-11.6 50.8 0.3-1.4 20.0 3.3-4.4 73.5 15.3
Conference 5 5 32.6 5.2-10.8 47.7 0.0-1.2 0.0 2.5-2.9 83.3 12.8
Exhibition 1 - 13.0 9.2-9.2 100.0 0.0-0.0 - 6.2-9.2 66.7 24.6
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Home 5 5 27.6 6.1-12.2 50.0 0.0-1.2 0.0 2.6-3.5 75.0 14.8
Away 9 9 26.6 5.9-11.5 50.7 0.0-1.0 0.0 4.0-5.4 75.0 15.7
Neutral 2 2 32.5 5.5-10.5 52.9 1.8-3.1 60.0 1.8-3.1 60.0 14.8
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Wins 12 12 25.8 6.3-11.6 54.4 0.4-1.4 27.3 3.9-5.3 73.2 16.9
Losses 4 4 33.0 4.8-11.5 42.1 0.0-1.2 0.0 1.8-2.4 75.0 11.5
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November 5 5 25.8 5.3-8.7 60.7 0.9-1.9 50.0 2.5-4.0 61.5 14.0
December 6 6 25.0 7.2-14.9 48.2 0.0-1.1 0.0 4.8-6.4 75.0 19.2
January 5 5 32.6 5.2-10.8 47.7 0.0-1.2 0.0 2.5-2.9 83.3 12.8
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 16 16 27.6 2.7 3.4 6.1 1.8 0.1 1.3 2.0 0.6 1.6 0.3
Conference 5 5 32.6 2.6 4.8 7.4 1.6 0.2 1.2 2.6 0.5 1.6 0.8
Exhibition 1 - 13.0 4.0 3.0 7.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 2.0 0.0
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Home 5 5 27.6 2.0 4.2 6.2 1.4 0.0 1.8 2.0 0.9 2.2 1.0
Away 9 9 26.6 3.1 2.8 5.9 2.1 0.2 1.1 2.0 0.6 1.4 0.0
Neutral 2 2 32.5 2.5 4.0 6.5 1.5 0.0 0.5 2.0 0.3 1.0 0.0
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Wins 12 12 25.8 2.4 3.2 5.6 1.3 0.1 1.0 1.6 0.6 1.4 0.3
Losses 4 4 33.0 3.5 4.0 7.5 3.3 0.3 2.0 3.3 0.6 2.3 0.3
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November 5 5 25.8 1.8 1.8 3.6 1.8 0.0 1.0 2.0 0.5 1.8 0.0
December 6 6 25.0 3.5 3.5 7.0 2.0 0.2 1.5 1.5 1.0 1.5 0.2
January 5 5 32.6 2.6 4.8 7.4 1.6 0.2 1.2 2.6 0.5 1.6 0.8
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 16 16 442 43 54 97 29 2 20 32 0.6 26 5
Conference 5 5 163 13 24 37 8 1 6 13 0.5 8 4
Exhibition 1 - 13 4 3 7 0 0 1 1 1.0 2 0
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Home 5 5 138 10 21 31 7 0 9 10 0.9 11 5
Away 9 9 239 28 25 53 19 2 10 18 0.6 13 0
Neutral 2 2 65 5 8 13 3 0 1 4 0.3 2 0
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Wins 12 12 310 29 38 67 16 1 12 19 0.6 17 4
Losses 4 4 132 14 16 30 13 1 8 13 0.6 9 1
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November 5 5 129 9 9 18 9 0 5 10 0.5 9 0
December 6 6 150 21 21 42 12 1 9 9 1.0 9 1
January 5 5 163 13 24 37 8 1 6 13 0.5 8 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 16 16 27.6 3.9 4.9 8.8 2.6 0.2 1.8 2.9 0.6 2.4 0.5
Conference 5 5 32.6 3.2 5.9 9.1 2.0 0.2 1.5 3.2 0.5 2.0 1.0
Exhibition 1 - 13.0 12.3 9.2 21.5 0.0 0.0 3.1 3.1 1.0 6.2 0.0
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Home 5 5 27.6 2.9 6.1 9.0 2.0 0.0 2.6 2.9 0.9 3.2 1.4
Away 9 9 26.6 4.7 4.2 8.9 3.2 0.3 1.7 3.0 0.6 2.2 0.0
Neutral 2 2 32.5 3.1 4.9 8.0 1.8 0.0 0.6 2.5 0.3 1.2 0.0
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Wins 12 12 25.8 3.7 4.9 8.6 2.1 0.1 1.5 2.5 0.6 2.2 0.5
Losses 4 4 33.0 4.2 4.8 9.1 3.9 0.3 2.4 3.9 0.6 2.7 0.3
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November 5 5 25.8 2.8 2.8 5.6 2.8 0.0 1.6 3.1 0.5 2.8 0.0
December 6 6 25.0 5.6 5.6 11.2 3.2 0.3 2.4 2.4 1.0 2.4 0.3
January 5 5 32.6 3.2 5.9 9.1 2.0 0.2 1.5 3.2 0.5 2.0 1.0