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Nadira Eltayeb - Women's Basketball - Kansas Jayhawks

Nadira Eltayeb

Position Center
Height 6'4"
Class Sophomore
Hometown Tacoma, Wash.
High School Thomas Jefferson HS

Eastern Arizona College – Junior College

  • All-Academic Team NJCAA
  • 2021 Division and Conference Champions
  • Totals for the 2020-21 season – 20 games played, 13 starts, 53.9 percent shooting, 55.3 percent from the free throw line, 118 rebounds, 5.9 rebounds per game, scored 131 points, averaged 6.5 points per game

High School

  • Attended Thomas Jefferson High School
  • Played basketball and earned several letters under head coach Frank Parker
  • Broke school’s rebounding record in a game with 23 rebounds
  • Some of her accolades include Second Team All-Conference, most improved player, First Team All-Conference and Athlete of the Week on multiple occasions
  • Honor roll member

Daughter of Mohamed and Tanya Eltayeb … Has three siblings, two brother – Abdel and Mohamed and one sister Zaire … Plans to major in biology, pre-med