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2007-08

Named Honorable Mention All-ACC... Finished career as the most prolific three-point shooter in Tech history with 269 made from beyond-the-arc... Holds the school record for most games started with 120 games in her career...Just the 16th player in Tech history to score 1,000 points and grab 500 rebounds in a career... Scored in double-figures 22 times this season... Ranks fifth all-timein scoring with 1,593 points... Finished the season averaging 14.8 points and 3.9 rebounds... Team Co-Captain

2006-08

Selected as Co-Captain by her teammates prior to the start of the season... Started all 33 games... Lifted Tech to first NCAA Tournament win in program history with 14 points and a career-high 11 rebounds vs. DePaul… Earned her 1,000th career point in loss at Florida State becoming only the seventh Yellow Jacket to reach the scoring milestone before her senior season… Third on the team in scoring with 13.0 points per game and second on the team in rebounding with 4.7 per game… Tied for team lead in minutes played averaging 30.0 minutes per game.

2005-06

Competed for the Swedish National Team during the summer… Led the Jackets in scoring, averaging 12.4 points per contest… Scored in double-figures in 20 contests, and had five games in which she scored over 20 points… Tech’s top three-point threat, connecting on 57-of-156 (.365) from three-point range.

2005-06

Named to the Freshman all-ACC team… Second on the team in scoring with 12.7 points per game… Ranked sixth in the Tech record books for most points by a freshman (344)… Shot over 35 percent from beyond the three-point arc against ACC opponents. 2004-05

Named to the Freshman all-ACC team… Second on the team in scoring with 12.7 points per game… Ranked sixth in the Tech record books for most points by a freshman (344)… Shot over 35 percent from beyond the three-point arc against ACC opponents.


Personal

  • Chioma Mathilda Nnamaka was born June 15, 1985.
  • Parents are Jonathan and Ann-Katrin Nnamaka.
  • Brother Oluoma played basketball at Marquette and currently plays professionally in Italy.
  • Sisters Azuka and Ifeanyi play basketball in Sweden’s highest league.
  • Lists winning the Swedish Championship with 08 Stockholm HR in 2003 as her most memorable athletic accomplishment.
  • Dean’s list student at Georgia Tech.
  • Majored in International Affairs.

  • Career Transactions

  • Acquired in a 2008 draft day deal with San Antonio Silver Stars.
  • Selected in the second-round (21st overall) of the 2008 WNBA Draft by San Antonio.
  • Atlanta Dream then signed and traded Ann Wauters, the draft rights to Morenike Atunrase and its’ 2009 second-round daft pick to the San Antonio Silver Stars for Nnamaka’s draft rights, Camille Little and San Antonio’s 2009 first-round draft pick.

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