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14 - Temi Fagbenle
Temi Fagbenle
Height: 6-4
Year: Freshman
Hometown: London, England
High School: Blair Academy (N.J.)
Position: Forward

2011-12 (Freshman)
Sat the year in residency and will assume sophomore eligibility for the 2012-13 season.

International
Averaged 4.8 ppg, 4.0 rpg and 1.2 bpg while playing 20.0 minutes for Great Britain at the 2012 London Olympics ... Appeared in all five games for Great Britain at the 2012 London Olympics, including three starts against Australia, Canada and Russia ... Became only the second women's basketball student-athlete in Ivy League history to compete in the Olympic Games ... Earned England U18 Player of the Year honors for 2010 … Led England to the U18 Women’s European championship in 2010, during which she led the tournament in five statistical categories including rebounds, double-doubles, and two-point field goal percentage … Named MVP of the Blue Star Europe Tournament in 2011.

Before Harvard
Named a McDonald’s All American and to the Parade All-America team as a senior  … Ranked 13th overall and fifth at forward in the 2011 class by  ESPN HoopGurlz … Ranked fifth by Blue Star Basketball … Named New Jersey Gatorade Player of the Year and Eastern Propane MugsMedia Prep Player of the Year as a senior … Led Blair Academy to the MAPL and State titles as a senior … Earned Worcester Basketball Tournament MVP in  as a sophomore and junior …  Received All-MAPL honors … A three-time MAPL and state champion in the high jump … Won the javelin at the MAPL and states as a sophomore and the shot put as a senior  … Two-time discus MAPL and state champion … Holds high school high jump record ... Performed in her high school musical “The Drowsy Chaperon” … Member of the student council … Her brother, Dapo, played basketball at Campbell and Bellarmine.