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Ndidi Madu

Forward

Height
6' 1"
CLASS
R-Sr.
Hometown
Antioch, Tenn. (McGavock)
Experience
3L
School

(as of June 22, 2012)

Double Major: English and Anthropology, Minor in Mass Communications

 

Name Pronunciation: De-De muh-DUE

 

Ndidi Madu (De-De muh-DUE) adds height, quickness and depth to Florida’s inside game … strong rebounder who can run the floor…. received a medical redshirt for 2007-08 after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in her right knee during practice on Nov. 11, 2007 … earned a spot on the 2008 Southeastern Conference Academic Honor Roll … named SEC Freshman of the Week on Dec. 14, 2008 … received two bachelor’s degrees in May of 2012 - English and anthropology

 

Career Notes

Played in 127 games, the fourth-most in program history … UF’s leading scorer in a game 5 times, rebounder in 10 games and assists leader in 5 games … 15 double-figure scoring games … 5 double-figure rebounding games … 4 double-doubles

 

Redshirt-Senior Year (2011-12)

One of five Gators who appeared in all 33 games … started 10 games midway through the SEC regular season … tallied her 600th career point in the upset win against No. 18/20 Ohio State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament ... all seven of her career three-pointers came this year, as did all of her 25 attempts … first two attempts from beyond the arc came at San Francisco (Dec. 7), while her first successful try came against Kentucky (Jan. 1) … converted two three-pointers at LSU (Feb. 2) and at Vanderbilt (Feb. 16) … sparked UF’s upset win at LSU, scoring a season-high 12 points to share team scoring honors, as she nailed 5-of-11 shots overall, including 2-of-4 three-pointers … during UF’s three-game win streak in mid-February averaged 9.0 points … UF’s leading scorer in a game 1 time (at LSU, Feb. 2) and assists leader in 5 games … 3 double-figure scoring games (last 12 points at LSU, Feb. 2) … 1 double-figure rebounding game (11 vs. Hampton, Nov. 22)

 

Redshirt-Junior Year (2010-11)

Appeared in all 35 games and started 30 … had scored in each of the first 23 games … UF’s fourth-leading scorer in all games (7.2 ppg) and third-leading rebounder (4.9 rpg); ranked second for made field goals (114) and free throw percentage (76.7%, 23-30) … in UF’s two SEC Tournament games, led team in rebounding (6.5 rpg) and tied for lead in scoring (12.5 ppg), while hitting 52.2 percent (12-23) from the floor … scored all of her six points in second half of the upset win at Vanderbilt (Feb. 25) … recorded her third double-double with 16 points and 10 rebounds at Alabama (Feb. 13) … contributed 10 points on 5-of-6 shooting in 17 minutes during the win at Mississippi State (Jan. 30), while collecting the 250th rebound of her career … scored a career and team-high 17 points in the 65-63 win at South Carolina (Jan. 9), shooting 5-of-7 from the floor and making all three free throw attempts … solid performance against No. 22/24 Arkansas, scoring 10 points on 5-of-7 shooting, with six rebounds in 16 minutes of action … posted back-to-back double-doubles, the first two of her career, when she recorded 12 points with a then-career-high 10 rebounds against Providence (Dec. 4), before netting a season-high 14 points with a career-high 12 rebounds versus Brown (Dec. 5) … huge spark off the bench in win against South Alabama (Nov. 26), collecting a career-high-tying nine rebounds with eight points … scored a season-high 12 points in the season-opening win against UCF, as she hit 4-of-6 from the field and all four free throw attempts … 10 double-figure scoring games (most recently 11 points at FGCU, March 21) … three double-figure rebounding games (most recently 10 at Alabama, Feb. 13) … three double-doubles (most recently 16 pts, 10 rebs at Alabama, Feb. 13)

 

Redshirt-Sophomore Year (2009-10)

Appeared in all 32 games, starting three ... averaged 13.8 minutes … scored in all except six games and collected at least one rebound in 28 games ... scored eight points on 3-of-5 shots in the season finale at Miami (March 21) in the WNIT Second Round ... against Mississippi St. (Jan. 17), had a big offensive rebound put-back and grabbed four rebounds ... had a streak of scoring in seven consecutive games end when she missed her lone field goal attempt against Auburn (Jan. 7) ... converted a three-point play early in the second half of the win at Arkansas (Jan. 3) that was part of an 8-0 run after the Razorbacks had taken a one-point lead ...  played an effective 18 minutes against Southern (Dec. 20), collecting six rebounds, with three assists, three steals and two blocked shots ... contributed career-highs of 16 points and four blocks in the road win at Old Dominion (Dec. 11), hitting 8-of-14 from the floor, while grabbing six rebounds and two steals; played a career-long 32 minutes ... against UAB (Nov. 24), earned a spot in the starting lineup for the first time in her career and made the most of it by grabbing a career-high nine rebounds with eight points and two steals … scored a then-season-high seven points off the bench in 23 minutes of play at Pitt (Nov. 20)

 

Redshirt-Freshman Year (2008-09)

Appeared in 26 games, including both NCAA Tournament contests … totaled 62 points, with a career-high 11 coming against Savannah State (Nov. 24), when she also collected a career-high eight rebounds … saw five minutes of court time against Tennessee in the SEC Tournament quarterfinal game (March 6), collecting one offensive rebound and blocking a shot, but picked up two fouls … played the final five minutes at Vanderbilt (Feb. 12), scored four points and collected two rebounds ... averaged 6.7 minutes per game off the bench … played an efficient seven minutes at Alabama (Feb. 5), when she collected four defensive rebounds ... six games playing double-figure minutes, most recent was against Ole Miss (Jan. 25, 10 minutes) … had a stretch of eight consecutive games scoring at least three points … named SEC Freshman of the Week (Dec. 14), after helping UF defeat Coppin State and FAMU, as she tallied eight points, the second-most of her career, versus FAMU (Dec. 12), helping the Gators outscore FAMU, 36-18 in the paint; her eight points also helped UF win the bench scoring, 35-12; her two blocks against Florida A&M was a career-high and doubled her total entering the week, which she entered averaging 4.0 points and 3.3 rebounds while playing 8.7 minutes … one double-figure scoring game.

 

Freshman Year (2007-08)

Played only in the season-opening win against Xavier (Nov. 9), seeing 20 minutes of action and scoring three points with three rebounds … tore her ACL in her right knee during practice on November 11 and missed the remainder of the season ... underwent reconstructive surgery on December 12  ... named to the SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll.

 

High School

Graduated from McGavock High School in May of 2007 … coached at McGavock by Kim May … capped her career with the Raiders scoring 1,137 points … averaged a double-double her junior season, with 14 points and 10 rebounds per game … ranked No. 101 in Blue Star’s 2007 Rankings of the top 200 players … listed among the ‘Second 12’ prospects from the state of Tennessee by Rick Bolus’ High Potential Basketball Recruiting Service … played during the summer for the Tennessee Flight Silver, which was recognized as being one of the top three travel teams in the country by Hoopgurlz.com …  played for Antioch High School her freshman season, but transferred to McGavock the following year due to rezoning … chose Florida over Alabama, Arkansas, Kansas, St. John’s and Vanderbilt.

 

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Career Statistics: Ndidi Madu

 

 

 

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

2007-08

1-0

20/20.0

1-2

.500

0-0

.000

1-2

.500

1-2

3

3.0

4-0

0

1

0

0

3/3.0

2008-09

26-0

174/6.7

26-51

.510

0-0

.000

10-20

.500

16-32

48

1.8

24-0

7

13

8

7

62/2.4

2009-10

32-3

443/13.8

48-137

.350

0-0

.000

25-42

.595

29-65

94

2.9

48-0

15

40

10

17

121/3.8

2010-11

35-31

701/20.0

114-251

.454

0-0

.000

23-30

.767

65-110

175

5.0

69-1

19

52

13

16

251/7.2

2011-12

33-10

605/18.3

71-179

.397

7-25

.280

16-26

.615

46-96

142

4.3

70-1

38

50

9

19

165/5.0

TOTAL

127-44

1943/15.3

260-620

.419

7-25

.280

75-120

.625

157-305

462

3.6

215-2

79

156

40

59

602/4.7

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SEC Only Statistics: Ndidi Madu

 

 

 

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

2008-09

10-0

34/3.4

6-14

.429

0-0

.000

3-7

.429

5-7

12

1.2

5-0

0

1

0

2

15/1.5

2009-10

16-0

183/11.4

20-62

.323

0-0

.000

11-14

.786

17-19

36

2.3

22-0

4

17

2

5

51/3.2

2010-11

16-14

344/21.5

52-114

.456

0-0

.000

9-12

.750

24-52

76

4.8

33-0

11

26

4

6

113/7.1

2011-12

16-10

312/19.5

43-100

.430

6-17

.353

8-13

.615

19-41

60

3.8

29-0

21

27

1

7

100/6.3

TOTAL

58-24

873/15.1

121-290

.417

6-17

.353

31-46

.674

65-119

184

3.2

89-0

36

71

7

20

279/4.8

 

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