Samson Oyediran

#13 Samson Oyediran

POS. F
HT. 6-7
WT. 211
YR. R-Jr.
HOMETOWN London, England
PREV. SCHOOL Ancilla College

HONORS
2017-18 OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll (3.25+ GPA)
2017 Accelerating Academic Success Program (AASP) Career Development Award

2016-17 OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll (3.25+ GPA)
2015-16 OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll (3.25+ GPA)
2015-16 OVC Academic Medal of Honor (4.0 GPA)
2015-16 Arthur Ashe Sports Scholar Award

As a Redshirt Junior, 2017-18 season: Played in 18 games on the season… Played 10 or more minutes in five games… Averaged 0.4 points, 1.1 rebounds and 0.2 assists per game in 6.8 minutes per contest… Shot 4-of-7 (57.1 percent) from the floor on the season… Grabbed six rebounds in a season-high 17 minutes at Alabama State (12/12/17)… Finished with two points, three rebounds and two assists in a home game versus Murray State (1/20/18)… Played 12 minutes in the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament first round game versus Eastern Illinois (2/28/18)... Earned a place on the Ohio Valley Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll (3.25+ GPA)

As a Redshirt Sophomore, 2016-17 season: Played in 15 games as a redshirt sophomore for the Tigers… Averaged 0.9 points and 0.9 rebounds in 5.3 minutes per game… Played a season-high 12 minutes in the season opener versus UC Davis (11/11/16)… Finished with three points and three rebounds in a win over Reinhardt (11/26/16)... Earned a spot on the Ohio Valley Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll (3.25+ GPA). 

As a Redshirt Freshman, 2015-16 season: Appeared in 23 games with one start in first season at TSU… Posted 1.3 points and 1.2 rebounds in 7.1 minutes per game… Played 10 or more minutes seven times on the season… Shot 48.0 percent (12-for-25) from the field… Set season highs with five points and five rebounds in collegiate debut versus Fisk (11/18/15)… Earned first career start at Illinois State (12/22/15)… Played a season-high 17 minutes at Jacksonville State (1/30/16)... Excelled in the classroom, earning the Arthur Ashe Sports Scholar Award, a place on the Ohio Valley Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll (3.25+ GPA) and an OVC Academic Medal of Honor (4.0 GPA). 

Ancilla College, 2014-15 Season: Attended Ancilla College, a junior college in Indiana... Did not play. 

Preston's College: Played basketball in his native England, starring for Preston's College... Averaged 15.6 points and 9.7 rebounds per game.

Personal
Major: Health Science - Health Administration 
Son of: Abisola Ajayi-Oyediran and Isaac Oyediran
Birthday: November 7

  Total 3-Point   Rebounds  
Year GP-GS Min/Avg FG-FGA PCT FG-FGA PCT FT-FTA PCT Off-Def Tot Avg PF-FO Ast TO Blk Stl Pts/Avg
2014-15 Ancilla College (Junior College)
2015-16 23-1 163/7.1 12-25 .480 4-13 .308 3-8 .375 12-15 27 1.2 39-2 1 15 0 2 31/1.3
2016-17  15-0  79/5.3 4-12 .333 1-5 .200 5-9 .556 5-8 13 0.9 19-1 1 1 0 0 14/0.9
2017-18 18-0 122/6.8 4-7 .571 0-1 .000 0-2 .000 6-13 19 1.1 14-0 3 4 0 2 8/0.4
TOTAL 56-1 364/6.5 20-44 .455 5-19 .263 8-19 .421 23-36 59 1.1 72-3 5 20 0 0 53/0.9