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Emma Merriweather - Women's Basketball - Kansas Jayhawks

Emma Merriweather

Position Center
Height 6'5"
Class Junior
Hometown Buena Park. Calif.
High School Lakeside HS


2019-20 (Redshirt-Sophomore)

Played in 19 games… averaged 10.6 minutes per game … scored 10 points against Texas Tech (2/12) … grabbed career-high 8 rebounds against Oklahoma State (2/29)… scored in 12 games … recorded a career-high of 4 steals vs. Texas … made a career-high of 5 field goals against Texas Tech … swatted 4 blocks against Texas Tech … recorded 15 blocks on the season … scored 43 points on the season.

2018-19 | Texas Tech (Redshirt-Freshman)

Transferred to Texas Tech and had to sit out the season due to NCAA transfer rules.

2017-18 | Long Beach State (Freshman )

Played in 31 games with 19 starts while averaging 8.6 points per game on .496 shooting from the field … Finished with a team-high 197 rebounds (6.4 AVG) … Averaged 21.0 minutes per contest … Third on the team in field goals made (111) and field goals attempted (224).

High School

Four-year letterwinner at Lakeside High School in Lake Elsinore, Calif. … Broke the school record for blocked shots … Named to the All-Tournament Team … Earned All-League, All-State, All-Area and All-CIF honors during her prep career … Named Riverside Press Enterprise First Team All-Area after averaging 10.0 points, 13.0 rebounds and 5.3 blocks per game.


Has a brother who plays basketball at Pacific.