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April 12, 2018
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Stephanie Mavunga

College/Country: Ohio State
Position: Forward
Height: 6'3
Birthdate: February 24, 1995
Birthplace: Mutare, Zimbabwe
(Image courtesy of Ohio State Athletics)

Career began at North Car. with All-ACC First Team honors in 2015, ended at OSU as two-time All-Big Ten pick (First Team in 2018; Second Team in 2017) and All-America Hon. Mention (2018 – WBCA). No. 8 in D-I FG% as senior; 11th in total regs. In 2018 Big Ten Trnmnt, the Indiana native helped OSU win title at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, avg’g 19.6p, 12.6r (inclu. trnmnt-record 21 rebs. vs. Minn. plus 26p, 7b in her 2nd 20/20 game of year). Opened year with OSU single-game record 26 rebs. vs. Stanford … 2016-17: In first active season at OSU, became third Buckeye to avg. a double-double for season. Led D-I grabbing 20.4% of all available rebounds when on floor. No. 2 in conf. for offensive rpg … 2015-16: Sat out as transfer … (UNC 2013-2015): Two-year starter. As frosh, led Tar Heels in rebs. and bpg (2nd, ACC). As soph, was All-ACC First Team; nearly avg’ a double-double; was 2nd in ACC in boards, 4th in blocks. Originally enrolled at UNC as classmate of Diamond DeShields and 2017 WNBA Rookie of Year Allisha Gray (all 3 later transferred) … PREP: 2013 McDonald’s All-America; 2012 and 2013 Gatorade Indiana POY … PERS/MISC: Born in Harare, Zimbabwe. Older brother, Julian, plays pro hoops in Japan and is married to Fever guard Jeanette Pohlen-Mavunga.

Career Statistics

ppg
13.4
stl
1.1
reb
9.8
blk
2.4
ast
0.9
fg%
54.8%