#5 - Teddy Okereafor
Position: Guard
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: London, England
Previous School: Christchurch School
Height: 6-3
Weight: 195

TEDDY OKEREAFOR - CAREER STATISTICS
Year GP-GS Min.
FG-FGA
Pct.
3FG-ATT
Pct.
FT-FTA
Pct.
Off-Def-Tot
Avg.
PF-FO
Ast.
TO
Blk.
Stl.
Pts.-Avg.
2011-12
26-0
5.6
7-19
.368
0-4
.000
7-10
.700
2-8-10
0.4
8-0
18 14 0 9
21-0.8
Totals
26-0
5.6
7-19
.368
0-4
.000
7-10
.700
2-8-10
0.4
8-0
18
14
0
9
21-0.8


QUICK HITS
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· Composed point guard who provides VCU with talented back-up to senior Darius Theus
· Praised for his outstanding ball-handling, ability to change speeds and create plays for his teammates
· First player at VCU from England since former All-CAA standout Nick George, who scored 1,546 points from 2002-06

AS A FRESHMAN (2011-12):

The Basics:
· Okereafor played in 26 games in his debut season at VCU.
· In addition to averaging nearly six minutes a contest, he dished out 18 assists to go along with 21 points and 10 rebounds.  

Highlights:
· Played a critical role in VCU’s opening round win over Northeastern in last year’s conference tournament.  Scored eight points and dished out two assists while Theus was in foul trouble.
· Handed out two or more assists on five occasions.
· Registered double-digit minutes five times. Three of those games saw him tally two or more assists.
· Scored first collegiate points with second-half bucket in home win over UAB (12/20). Recorded his first career assist in loss to Seton Hall (11/17).

Getting to Know Teddy
Majoring in Business Management
Born on November 8, 1992
Son of Natasha Hart and Chris Facey

PRIOR TO VCU:

· Became one of the top players in the state after joining the Seahorses of Christchurch School. The team had one of its best seasons ever with a 23-6 record, including a 14-0 mark in the Virginia Prep League, while reaching the state semifinals.
· Named Virginia Prep League Player of the Year and First-Team All-State after pouring in 13.1 points and 7.2 assists per game.
· Prior to moving to the U.S., he was a member of the U-18 England National Team.



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