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Chisom Ajekwu - Women's Basketball - Kansas Jayhawks
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Chisom Ajekwu

Position Center
Height 6'3"
Class Junior
Hometown Lawrence, Kan.
High School Lawrence HS
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2020-21 (Sophomore)
Played in 20 games and moved into the starting center role for some of those contests … Notched 276 minutes on the hardwood … Shot an impressive 54.16 percent from the field … Grabbed a total of 67 rebounds … Tallied 18 blocks to be second on the team … Scored 53 points … Set a career-high in points at 10 against TCU and 10 rebounds against Oklahoma State

2019-20 (Freshman)
Named to the Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team … Played in five games… Shoots 50 percent from the field … First appearance of the year was against Indiana St. (11/7)

High School
Prepped at Lawrence High School, earning letters in basketball … Ranked No. 23 for her position and No. 117 overall in the 2019 signing class by ESPN … Earned Second-Team All-Sunflower League honors … Averaged 11.9 points and 10.3 rebounds per game as a junior … Led LHS to a 17-5 record in 2017-18

Personal
Daughter of Lawrence and Joy Ajekwu … Has three younger sisters: Ozioma, Geme and Njika … Plans to major in sports medicine