Jermaine Odjegba Athlete Profile

#41 Jermaine Odjegba

Jermaine Odjegba
Position: Forward Height: 6-7 Weight: 190 Roster Years: 2002-2003 | 2005-2006 Hometown: West Palm Beach, FL Last School: Palm Beach Gardens

Personal

Parents are Jonathan and Gorotti Odjegba ... has one sister ... served a two-year mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Nashville, Tenn. ... sports hero is Michael Jordan because of his hard work and dedication to the game of basketball ... enjoys snowmobiling and March Madness ... recruited by Florida Southern, Tampa University and Stony Brook University ... marketing major.

Before BYU

PALM BEACH GARDENS HIGH SCHOOL: A three-year starter, Odjegba earned first-team all-conference honors and honorable-mention all-state honors at Palm Beach Gardens High School in Palm Beach, Fla. ... averaged 18 points, 8 rebounds and 5 assists.

Summary

Odjegba is a 6-foot-7, 190-pound small forward who joined the Cougars in 2005-06 after redshirting in 2002-03 and serving a two-year LDS Church mission in Nashville, Tenn. An athletic player, Odjegba elected to transfer to BYU-Hawai'i following his redshirt freshman season with the Cougars.

Stats

CAREER HIGHS
POINTS: 2 vs. Lamar (2006)
FG MADE: --
FG ATT: 1 vs. Weber St. (2006)
FG %: --
3FG MADE:
3FG ATT: 1 vs. Weber St. (2006)
3FG %: --
FT MADE: 2 vs. Lamar (2006)
FT ATT: 2 vs. Lamar (2006)
FT %: 1.000 (2-2) vs. Lamar (2006)
REB: 2 vs. SUU (2006)
ASSISTS: 1 vs. EWU (2006)
BLOCKS: --
STEALS: 1 vs. Weber St. (2006)
MINUTES: 4 vs. SUU (2006)
ODJEGBA YEAR-BY-YEAR BYU STATS
Year GP GS Min Avg FG FGA Pct 3FG FGA Pct FT FTA Pct
2005-06 5 0 10 2.0 0 1 .000 0 1 .000 2 2 1.000
Total 5 0 10 2.0 0 1 .000 0 1 .000 2 2 1.000
Year Off Def Tot Avg PF FO A Avg TO Blk Stl Pts Avg
2005-06 0 2 2 0.4 2 0 1 0.2 3 0 1 2 0.4
Total 0 2 2 0.4 2 0 1 0.2 3 0 1 2 0.4



2002-2003 | Redshirt Year

Odjegba redshirted on BYU's Mountain West Conference Co-Championship team that earned an NCAA Tournament bid.

2005-2006 | Freshman Year

Appeared in five games, all during nonconference play ... missed two games (vs. Utah and at UNLV) while nursing an injury ... logged 1 minute vs. Tulsa ... had 1 assist in 2 minutes vs. Eastern Washington ... played briefly vs. Weber State, recording 1 steal and going 0-1 from three-point range, his first shot attempt of the year ... scored his first points as a Cougar with two free throws in his 2 minutes vs. Lamar in the Delta Center. ... saw his first action as a Cougar with 2 rebounds in 4 minutes vs. SUU.