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 23
pts/g 9.4
fg % 47.1
3pt % 16.7
ft % 77.6
reb/g 5.6
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
Jan 26 Northern Illinois W, 93-64
Feb 2 at Central Michigan L, 76-65
Feb 6 Toledo W, 73-63
Feb 9 Kent State W, 75-66
Feb 13 at Bowling Green L, 78-72
Feb 16 Central Michigan L, 100-95
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 23 12
Games started 22 11
Minutes 623 344
Minutes per game 27.1 28.7
FG 81-172 37-88
FG Pct 47.1 42.0
3PT 3-18 0-8
3PT Pct 16.7 0.0
FT 52-67 26-30
FT Pct 77.6 86.7
Off rebounds 59 29
Def rebounds 69 39
Total rebounds 128 68
Rebounds per game 5.6 5.7
Personal fouls 45 24
Disqualifications 2 1
Assists 31 17
Turnovers 42 23
Assist to turnover ratio 0.7 0.7
Steals 38 20
Blocks 8 7
Points 217 100
Points per game 9.4 8.3
Points per 40 min 13.9 11.6
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 W, 91-72 1 27 7-11 63.6 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 16
Jan 26 Northern Illinois W, 93-64 1 30 4-9 44.4 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 8
Feb 2 at Central Michigan L, 76-65 1 26 0-9 0.0 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 3
Feb 6 Toledo W, 73-63 1 37 1-6 16.7 0-0 - 5-5 100.0 7
Feb 9 Kent State W, 75-66 1 32 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 8
Feb 13 at Bowling Green L, 78-72 1 16 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 16 Central Michigan L, 100-95 - 13 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 4
Feb 20 at Ball State   - - - - - - - - -
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 W, 91-72 1 27 3 1 4 3 1 3.0 2 0 1 0
Jan 26 Northern Illinois W, 93-64 1 30 1 5 6 1 2 0.5 2 1 2 0
Feb 2 at Central Michigan L, 76-65 1 26 2 3 5 2 1 2.0 1 0 3 0
Feb 6 Toledo W, 73-63 1 37 2 2 4 3 2 1.5 2 2 3 0
Feb 9 Kent State W, 75-66 1 32 5 2 7 0 3 0.0 1 0 1 0
Feb 13 at Bowling Green L, 78-72 1 16 2 0 2 1 0 - 0 0 3 0
Feb 16 Central Michigan L, 100-95 - 13 1 2 3 1 1 1.0 4 0 3 0
Feb 20 at Ball State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
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 23 22 27.1 3.5-7.5 47.1 0.1-0.8 16.7 2.3-2.9 77.6 9.4
Total 87 32 17.0 2.0-4.7 43.1 0.1-0.6 20.4 1.2-1.9 66.5 5.4
  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 23 22 623 81-172 47.1 3-18 16.7 52-67 77.6 217
Total 87 32 1478 176-408 43.1 10-49 20.4 107-161 66.5 469
  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 23 22 27.1 5.2-11.0 47.1 0.2-1.2 16.7 3.3-4.3 77.6 13.9
Total 87 32 17.0 4.8-11.0 43.1 0.3-1.3 20.4 2.9-4.4 66.5 12.7
  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 23 22 27.1 2.6 3.0 5.6 2.0 0.1 1.3 1.8 0.7 1.7 0.3
Total 87 32 17.0 1.5 2.0 3.5 1.4 0.0 0.8 1.3 0.6 0.9 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 23 22 623 59 69 128 45 2 31 42 0.7 38 8
Total 87 32 1478 133 175 308 123 3 71 116 0.6 80 16
  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 23 22 27.1 3.8 4.4 8.2 2.9 0.1 2.0 2.7 0.7 2.4 0.5
Total 87 32 17.0 3.6 4.7 8.3 3.3 0.1 1.9 3.1 0.6 2.2 0.4
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 23 22 27.1 3.5-7.5 47.1 0.1-0.8 16.7 2.3-2.9 77.6 9.4
Conference 12 11 28.7 3.1-7.3 42.0 0.0-0.7 0.0 2.2-2.5 86.7 8.3
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 10 9 27.7 3.6-7.5 48.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 2.2-2.6 84.6 9.4
Away 11 11 25.5 3.3-7.3 45.0 0.0-0.7 0.0 2.5-3.3 75.0 9.0
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 16 16 27.3 3.9-7.6 52.1 0.2-0.8 25.0 2.6-3.3 77.4 10.6
Losses 7 6 26.7 2.6-7.3 35.3 0.0-0.9 0.0 1.6-2.0 78.6 6.7
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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 7 7 31.4 4.6-9.1 50.0 0.0-0.9 0.0 1.7-2.1 80.0 10.9
February 5 4 24.8 1.0-4.8 20.8 0.0-0.4 0.0 2.8-3.0 93.3 4.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 23 22 623 81-172 47.1 3-18 16.7 52-67 77.6 217
Conference 12 11 344 37-88 42.0 0-8 0.0 26-30 86.7 100
Exhibition 1 - 13 3-3 100.0 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 8
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Home 10 9 277 36-75 48.0 0-5 0.0 22-26 84.6 94
Away 11 11 281 36-80 45.0 0-8 0.0 27-36 75.0 99
Neutral 2 2 65 9-17 52.9 3-5 60.0 3-5 60.0 24
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Wins 16 16 436 63-121 52.1 3-12 25.0 41-53 77.4 170
Losses 7 6 187 18-51 35.3 0-6 0.0 11-14 78.6 47
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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 7 7 220 32-64 50.0 0-6 0.0 12-15 80.0 76
February 5 4 124 5-24 20.8 0-2 0.0 14-15 93.3 24
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 23 22 27.1 5.2-11.0 47.1 0.2-1.2 16.7 3.3-4.3 77.6 13.9
Conference 12 11 28.7 4.3-10.2 42.0 0.0-0.9 0.0 3.0-3.5 86.7 11.6
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 10 9 27.7 5.2-10.8 48.0 0.0-0.7 0.0 3.2-3.8 84.6 13.6
Away 11 11 25.5 5.1-11.4 45.0 0.0-1.1 0.0 3.8-5.1 75.0 14.1
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 16 16 27.3 5.8-11.1 52.1 0.3-1.1 25.0 3.8-4.9 77.4 15.6
Losses 7 6 26.7 3.9-10.9 35.3 0.0-1.3 0.0 2.4-3.0 78.6 10.1
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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 7 7 31.4 5.8-11.6 50.0 0.0-1.1 0.0 2.2-2.7 80.0 13.8
February 5 4 24.8 1.6-7.7 20.8 0.0-0.6 0.0 4.5-4.8 93.3 7.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 23 22 27.1 2.6 3.0 5.6 2.0 0.1 1.3 1.8 0.7 1.7 0.3
Conference 12 11 28.7 2.4 3.3 5.7 2.0 0.1 1.4 1.9 0.7 1.7 0.6
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 10 9 27.7 2.2 3.3 5.5 1.7 0.0 1.7 1.9 0.9 2.2 0.8
Away 11 11 25.5 2.9 2.5 5.5 2.3 0.2 1.2 1.7 0.7 1.3 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 16 16 27.3 2.5 3.0 5.5 1.4 0.1 1.2 1.7 0.7 1.5 0.4
Losses 7 6 26.7 2.7 3.0 5.7 3.1 0.1 1.7 2.1 0.8 2.0 0.1
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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 7 7 31.4 2.4 4.3 6.7 1.6 0.1 1.4 2.3 0.6 1.7 0.7
February 5 4 24.8 2.4 1.8 4.2 2.6 0.0 1.4 1.4 1.0 1.6 0.4
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 23 22 623 59 69 128 45 2 31 42 0.7 38 8
Conference 12 11 344 29 39 68 24 1 17 23 0.7 20 7
Exhibition 1 - 13 4 3 7 0 0 1 1 1.0 2 0
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Home 10 9 277 22 33 55 17 0 17 19 0.9 22 8
Away 11 11 281 32 28 60 25 2 13 19 0.7 14 0
Neutral 2 2 65 5 8 13 3 0 1 4 0.3 2 0
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Wins 16 16 436 40 48 88 23 1 19 27 0.7 24 7
Losses 7 6 187 19 21 40 22 1 12 15 0.8 14 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 7 7 220 17 30 47 11 1 10 16 0.6 12 5
February 5 4 124 12 9 21 13 0 7 7 1.0 8 2
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 23 22 27.1 3.8 4.4 8.2 2.9 0.1 2.0 2.7 0.7 2.4 0.5
Conference 12 11 28.7 3.4 4.5 7.9 2.8 0.1 2.0 2.7 0.7 2.3 0.8
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 10 9 27.7 3.2 4.8 7.9 2.5 0.0 2.5 2.7 0.9 3.2 1.2
Away 11 11 25.5 4.6 4.0 8.5 3.6 0.3 1.9 2.7 0.7 2.0 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 16 16 27.3 3.7 4.4 8.1 2.1 0.1 1.7 2.5 0.7 2.2 0.6
Losses 7 6 26.7 4.1 4.5 8.6 4.7 0.2 2.6 3.2 0.8 3.0 0.2
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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 7 7 31.4 3.1 5.5 8.5 2.0 0.2 1.8 2.9 0.6 2.2 0.9
February 5 4 24.8 3.9 2.9 6.8 4.2 0.0 2.3 2.3 1.0 2.6 0.6