Olalekan Ajayi

6-11, 245

PF-C

Passport - Nigerian

 

 

2016.  Cal State University – Northridge (CSUN).  NCAA D1 – Big West Conference

Eastern Michigan University.  Mid-America Conference.

Collin JUCO, Texas.

 

Highlight Video

https://vimeo.com/157634924/8cb27880de

Game Video

https://vimeo.com/159781848 

 

 

Minutes

Total

3-Point

F-Throws

Rebounds

 

SEASON

GP

GS

Min

Avg

FG

FGA

PCT

FG

FGA

PCT

FT

FTA

PCT

OFF

DEF

TOT

AVG

PF

FO

AST

T/O

BLK

STL

PTS

AVG

2015-16

26

25

654

25.2

47

95

.495

0

0

.000

33

51

.647

59

137

196

7.5

76

4

11

44

13

20

127

4.9

 

Points

17

vs. Vanguard

Minutes

36

vs. UC Riverside

Field Goals Made

7

vs. Vanguard

Field Goal Attempts

9

vs. USC

3-Point Field Goals Made

0

vs. Cal Poly

3-Point Field Goal Attempts

0

vs. Cal Poly

Free Throws Made

4

vs. USC

Free Throw Attempts

6

vs. USC

Rebounds

14

vs. Pepperdine

Assists

2

vs. Long Beach State

Blocks

2

vs. Idaho State

Steals

4

vs. Portland State

 

 

2015-16 Season (Senior)

In his senior season, averaged 4.9 points and a team-best 7.5 rebounds...Recorded 10 or more rebounds seven times...Finished second in the Big West in rebounds per game and third in defensive rebounds per game with 5.3...Shot 49.5 percent (47-for-95) from the field...In an 11-game stretch from 11/18/15-1/2/16, he collected eight or more rebounds in each contest...Pulled down a career-high 14 rebounds against Pepperdine (12/5/15) and USC (11/23/15)...Posted first career double-double with a 17 point, 10 rebound performance against Vanguard 11/18/15...His 17 points versus Vanguard was a career high.

 

2014-15 Season (Junior, Eastern Michigan)

Played a total of 397 minutes in 29 games, scoring 43 points to go along with 107 rebounds...Scored a season-best six points in a win over Oakland and grabbed 10 rebounds in a victory over Ohio...Was also named to the Academic All-MAC Team...In his second season with Eastern Michigan, the Eagles posted back-to-back 20-win seasons for the first time in nearly 20 years.

 

2013-14 Season (Sophomore, Eastern Michigan)

Appeared in 26 games…Averaged 0.5 points and 2.7 rebounds in 10.7 minutes per game…Tallied a pair of blocks versus Robert Morris (Nov. 14)…Pulled down a career-best 10 rebounds against Robert Morris (Nov. 14)…Recorded a season-high four points in the opener versus Albion (Nov. 4).

2012-13 Season (Freshman, Collin College) 
Averaged 9.5 points and 10.2 rebounds…Ranked 17th in the nation in rebounding at Collin…Was rated the No. 11-best overall junior college player according to Rivals.com.

 

High School

Was named to the All-Region 5 First Team…Played at Quality Education Academy in Winston Salem, NC…Won the 2010 Prep School National Championship under Coach Isaac Pitts and played for the prestigious Boo Williams AAU program...Ranked in the top-25 recruits according to ESPN in 2010-11...Set a record of 24 rebounds in a single game...Was the valedictorion of the 2011 class.

 

Matador Memo

Olalekan Ajayi, pronounced (pronounced OH-lah-leh-KAHN Ah-JIE-ee)...Son of Babatunde and Janet Ajayi...Was born in Lagos, Nigeria and has played for Nigeria's National Team...Grew up playing soccer...Has three sisters and two brothers.