Shereka Wright, Purdue University


Full Name: Shereka Monique Wright
Position: Forward
College: Purdue University
Height: 5-10 (1.78 m)
Weight: 155 (70 kg)
High School: Copperas Cove
(Copperas Cove, TX)
Birthdate: September 21, 1981
Birthplace: Fort Riley, KS



HIGHLIGHTS
AP All-American Second Team (2004) … USBWA Second Team All-American (2004)... Kodak All-American honorable mention (2003) … AP All-American Third Team (2003) … First Team All-Big Ten (2004, 2003, 2002) … Big Ten Tournament MVP (2004) … Big Ten All-Freshman Team (2001).
Member of the 2001 USA World University Games Team that captured the gold medal.

STATISTICS
SEASON G MIN FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT REB AST STL TO BLK PTS PPG
2000-01 38 900 111 244 .455 135 203 .665 177 67 43 61 23 377 9.9
2001-02 30 1075 176 363 .485 205 279 .735 199 58 49 69 39 569 19.0
2002-03 34 1134 199 246 .467 231 311 .743 215 91 51 87 34 643 18.9
2003-04 33 995 222 449 .494 205 278 .737 .202 75 34 62 33 662 20.1
TOTALS 135 4104 708 1482 .477 776 1071 .724 793 291 177 279 129 2251 16.7
Three-point field goals: 2000-01: 20-for-39 (.513). 2001-02: 12-for-51 (.235). 2002-03: 14-for-44 (.318). 2003-04: 13-for-36 (.361). Totals: 59-for-170 (.347).

(Photo courtesy of Purdue University)