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Matea Nikolic - Women's Basketball - Kansas Jayhawks
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Matea Nikolic

Position Forward
Height 6'4"
Class Freshman
Hometown Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia
High School American Highschool of Skopje
bio

High School / National

  • Attended American High School of Skopje
  • Played basketball for Stella Azzurra Academy for head coach Zaki Stojanovska
  • Competed with the North Macedonian Senior National Team in European Championship
  • Youngest on team and one of the youngest players participating in the tournament
  • Has also played on both the U16 and U18 counterparts of the North Macedonian national squads
  • In 2019, represented North Macedonia at European Championships in U18 Division B and averaged seven points per game and four rebounds in three games
  • In same year, competed with a Division I professional Spanish team
  • Chose Kansas over Oregon, Syracuse, Rhode Island, UCLA, Arizona and Miami

Personal
Daughter of Darko and Jasmina Nikolic … Has one sister … Plans to major in business and management … Has had family members play collegiately and professionally