4 - Nyasha Sarju
Nyasha Sarju
Height: 6-0
Year: So.
Hometown: Seattle, Wash.
High School: Garfield
Position: G
Major: Undeclared
Residential College: Berkeley
gp 27
pts/g 5.6
fg % 39.8
3pt % 36.9
ft % 95.5
reb/g 1.3
a/g 0.3

CAREER: Appeared in 28 games in her freshman season in a reserve role … In her freshman season, Sarju played a total of 366 minutes, averaging 13.1 minutes per game … Scored 140 points, averaging 5.0 points per game … Shot 57-for-154 from the field (.370), 22-for-71 from 3-point range (.310), and 4-for-6 from the free-throw line (.667) … Grabbed 39 rebounds, including 12 offensive rebounds and 27 defensive rebounds, averaging 1.4 rebounds per game … Also tallied 13 assists, seven steals, and six blocks.

Career Highs
  • Points: 18, at Holy Cross, 11/9/12
  • FG Made: 7, Twice, most recent at Depaul, 11/19/12
  • FG Attempts: 17, at Holy Cross, 11/9/12
  • 3-Point FG Made: 5, at Army, 12/1/12
  • 3-Point FG Attempts: 8, at Holy Cross, 11/9/12
  • Free Throws Made: 2, vs. Marist, 12/20/12
  • Free Throw Attempts: 2, Twice, most recent vs. Penn, 2/9/13
  • Rebounds: 4, at DePaul, 11/19/12
  • Offensive Rebounds: 2, Three times, most recent at Sacred Heart, 1/2/13
  • Defensive Rebounds: 3, Twice, most recent at DePaul, 11/19/12
  • Assists: 2, Three times, most recent at St. Francis Brooklyn, 12/8/12
  • Steals: 2, at DePaul, 11/19/12
  • Blocked Shots: 1, Six times, most recent at Princeton, 3/8/13
  • Minutes: 27, at Holy Cross, 11/9/12
 

2012-13 Season: Appeared in all 28 games as a reserve … Averaged 5.0 points and 1.4 rebounds per game … Led Yale in scoring four times … Impressed in her Yale debut, recording career-highs in points (18), field goals made and attempted (7-for-17) and minutes (27) to lead Yale in the loss at Holy Cross on Nov. 9, 2012 … Earned the Ivy League’s Rookie of the Week, her first career Ivy League weekly honor, after averaging 13.5 points and 3.0 rebounds in Yale’s losses at DePaul (Nov. 19, 2012) and Northwestern (Nov. 21, 2012), tallying 16 points with a career-high four rebounds at DePaul and 11 points and two rebounds at Northwestern … Recorded a career-high five made 3-pointers (5-for-7) in a 15-point effort in the loss at Army on Dec. 1, 2012.

2012-13 Season Highs
  • Points: 18, at Holy Cross, 11/9/12
  • FG Made: 7, Twice, most recent at Depaul, 11/19/12
  • FG Attempts: 17, at Holy Cross, 11/9/12
  • 3-Point FG Made: 5, at Army, 12/1/12
  • 3-Point FG Attempts: 8, at Holy Cross, 11/9/12
  • Free Throws Made: 2, vs. Marist, 12/20/12
  • Free Throw Attempts: 2, Twice, most recent vs. Penn, 2/9/13
  • Rebounds: 4, at DePaul, 11/19/12
  • Offensive Rebounds: 2, Three times, most recent at Sacred Heart, 1/2/13
  • Defensive Rebounds: 3, Twice, most recent at DePaul, 11/19/12
  • Assists: 2, Three times, most recent at St. Francis Brooklyn, 12/8/12
  • Steals: 2, at DePaul, 11/19/12
  • Blocked Shots: 1, Six times, most recent at Princeton, 3/8/13
  • Minutes: 27, at Holy Cross, 11/9/12

 

At Garfield High School: School valedictorian ... Scored 1,316 points in her career, averaging 13.9 points per game. ... Led the KingCo 4A conference in scoring with 19.4 points per game as a junior, and was second in scoring (18.7 ppg.) as a senior ... Ranked among the Top 25 KingCo 4A scoring leaders in all four seasons. ... Listed as the 11th best player in the state of Washington and the 56th best wing player in the country by ESPN ... Team MVP as a junior and senior. ... A four-year starter and two-time captain for the Bulldogs. ... An All-KingCo 4A First Team selection as a junior and senior. ... She also played basketball for Tree of Hope, a club team based in Seattle, which was ranked 29th in the country by ESPN last summer. ... Named to the 2012 Queens of the Hardwood All-Star "City Stars" team.

Personal: Resident of Berkeley College. Full name is Nyasha Angelina M. Sarju. Daughter of David and Michelle Sarju. Undeclared major.

Recent Games
Feb 21 Cornell W, 60-52
Feb 22 Columbia W, 73-68
Feb 28 Princeton L, 85-63
Mar 1 Penn L, 62-48
Mar 7 at Harvard L, 69-65
Mar 8 at Dartmouth W, 57-41
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 27 13
Games started 7 3
Minutes 304 138
Minutes per game 11.3 10.6
FG 53-133 27-62
FG Pct 39.8 43.5
3PT 24-65 11-29
3PT Pct 36.9 37.9
FT 21-22 14-15
FT Pct 95.5 93.3
Off rebounds 17 10
Def rebounds 19 12
Total rebounds 36 22
Rebounds per game 1.3 1.7
Personal fouls 20 13
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 7 3
Turnovers 20 8
Assist to turnover ratio 0.4 0.4
Steals 6 2
Blocks 2 1
Points 151 79
Points per game 5.6 6.1
Points per 40 min 19.9 22.9
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 9 at Monmouth W, 64-55 - 3 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 12 Mass.-Lowell W, 90-77 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 16 Sacred Heart L, 67-54 - 4 0-3 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 19 at Boston University W, 78-68 - 14 1-5 20.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3
Nov 22 at Fordham L, 80-52 - 3 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Nov 25 at Miami (Fla.) L, 91-67 - 8 1-5 20.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
Nov 27 at Furman L, 66-61 - 7 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Dec 4 Bryant W, 72-61 - 7 2-5 40.0 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 6
Dec 7 Army L, 68-56 - 9 2-5 40.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 5
Dec 10 Georgetown L, 66-65 - 21 6-14 42.9 1-6 16.7 4-4 100.0 17
Dec 19 Saint Peter's W, 66-35 1 16 3-6 50.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 8
Dec 29 at Kansas L, 79-63 1 21 3-10 30.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 8
Jan 5 at Maine W, 86-85 1 29 6-9 66.7 1-3 33.3 3-3 100.0 16
Jan 7 at New Hampshire L, 58-53 1 22 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 17 at Brown W, 70-53 - 7 0-3 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 24 Brown W, 73-52 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 31 at Columbia W, 76-51 - 13 3-5 60.0 1-3 33.3 2-2 100.0 9
Feb 1 at Cornell L, 65-56 - 9 1-2 50.0 1-1 100.0 2-2 100.0 5
Feb 7 Dartmouth W, 86-52 - 6 3-4 75.0 1-1 100.0 3-3 100.0 10
Feb 8 Harvard L, 58-57 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 at Penn L, 62-50 - 9 3-8 37.5 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 7
Feb 15 at Princeton L, 96-75 - 10 3-7 42.9 2-5 40.0 2-3 66.7 10
Feb 21 Cornell W, 60-52 1 25 7-13 53.8 2-5 40.0 2-2 100.0 18
Feb 22 Columbia W, 73-68 1 12 1-4 25.0 0-2 0.0 1-1 100.0 3
Feb 28 Princeton L, 85-63 1 9 2-5 40.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 5
Mar 1 Penn L, 62-48 - 14 2-6 33.3 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 6
Mar 7 at Harvard L, 69-65 - 10 1-4 25.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
Mar 8 at Dartmouth W, 57-41 - 11 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 9 at Monmouth W, 64-55 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Nov 12 Mass.-Lowell W, 90-77 - 2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Nov 16 Sacred Heart L, 67-54 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Nov 19 at Boston University W, 78-68 - 14 1 1 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Nov 22 at Fordham L, 80-52 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Nov 25 at Miami (Fla.) L, 91-67 - 8 1 0 1 1 0 - 1 0 1 0
Nov 27 at Furman L, 66-61 - 7 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 1 0
Dec 4 Bryant W, 72-61 - 7 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 0
Dec 7 Army L, 68-56 - 9 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Dec 10 Georgetown L, 66-65 - 21 1 0 1 0 0 - 1 1 0 0
Dec 19 Saint Peter's W, 66-35 1 16 1 1 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 0
Dec 29 at Kansas L, 79-63 1 21 2 1 3 0 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jan 5 at Maine W, 86-85 1 29 1 2 3 3 4 0.8 0 0 3 0
Jan 7 at New Hampshire L, 58-53 1 22 0 2 2 0 3 0.0 0 0 1 0
Jan 17 at Brown W, 70-53 - 7 0 1 1 0 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jan 24 Brown W, 73-52 - 3 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jan 31 at Columbia W, 76-51 - 13 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 1 2 -
Feb 1 at Cornell L, 65-56 - 9 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Feb 7 Dartmouth W, 86-52 - 6 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 0
Feb 8 Harvard L, 58-57 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 at Penn L, 62-50 - 9 2 1 3 2 0 - 0 0 1 -
Feb 15 at Princeton L, 96-75 - 10 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Feb 21 Cornell W, 60-52 1 25 3 4 7 0 2 0.0 0 0 4 0
Feb 22 Columbia W, 73-68 1 12 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Feb 28 Princeton L, 85-63 1 9 0 2 2 0 0 - 0 0 2 0
Mar 1 Penn L, 62-48 - 14 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 1 0 1 -
Mar 7 at Harvard L, 69-65 - 10 3 0 3 1 0 - 0 0 0 -
Mar 8 at Dartmouth W, 57-41 - 11 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 2 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 27 7 11.3 2.0-4.9 39.8 0.9-2.4 36.9 0.8-0.8 95.5 5.6
Conference 13 3 10.6 2.1-4.8 43.5 0.8-2.2 37.9 1.1-1.2 93.3 6.1
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 12 4 10.7 2.3-5.4 43.1 1.0-2.8 36.4 0.8-0.8 100.0 6.5
Away 15 3 11.7 1.7-4.5 36.8 0.8-2.1 37.5 0.7-0.8 91.7 4.9
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Wins 13 4 11.4 2.1-4.3 48.2 0.8-1.9 40.0 0.8-0.8 100.0 5.8
Losses 14 3 11.1 1.9-5.5 33.8 1.0-2.9 35.0 0.7-0.8 90.9 5.4

November 7 - 5.9 0.6-2.7 21.1 0.6-1.6 36.4 0.0-0.0 - 1.7
December 5 2 14.8 3.2-8.0 40.0 1.6-4.2 38.1 0.8-0.8 100.0 8.8
January 5 2 14.8 1.8-4.0 45.0 0.4-1.8 22.2 1.0-1.0 100.0 5.0
February 7 3 11.4 2.9-6.1 46.5 1.1-2.7 42.1 1.4-1.6 90.9 8.3
March 3 - 11.7 1.3-3.7 36.4 0.7-1.7 40.0 0.7-0.7 100.0 4.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 27 7 304 53-133 39.8 24-65 36.9 21-22 95.5 151
Conference 13 3 138 27-62 43.5 11-29 37.9 14-15 93.3 79
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Home 12 4 128 28-65 43.1 12-33 36.4 10-10 100.0 78
Away 15 3 176 25-68 36.8 12-32 37.5 11-12 91.7 73
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Wins 13 4 148 27-56 48.2 10-25 40.0 11-11 100.0 75
Losses 14 3 156 26-77 33.8 14-40 35.0 10-11 90.9 76

November 7 - 41 4-19 21.1 4-11 36.4 0-0 - 12
December 5 2 74 16-40 40.0 8-21 38.1 4-4 100.0 44
January 5 2 74 9-20 45.0 2-9 22.2 5-5 100.0 25
February 7 3 80 20-43 46.5 8-19 42.1 10-11 90.9 58
March 3 - 35 4-11 36.4 2-5 40.0 2-2 100.0 12
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 27 7 11.3 0.6 0.7 1.3 0.7 0.0 0.3 0.7 0.4 0.2 0.1
Conference 13 3 10.6 0.8 0.9 1.7 1.0 0.0 0.2 0.6 0.4 0.2 0.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 12 4 10.7 0.5 0.8 1.3 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.0 0.2 0.1
Away 15 3 11.7 0.7 0.6 1.3 0.7 0.0 0.5 0.9 0.5 0.2 0.1
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 13 4 11.4 0.5 0.8 1.4 1.0 0.0 0.2 1.1 0.2 0.2 0.1
Losses 14 3 11.1 0.7 0.6 1.3 0.5 0.0 0.3 0.4 0.7 0.3 0.1

November 7 - 5.9 0.3 0.1 0.4 0.3 0.0 0.1 0.3 0.5 0.3 0.0
December 5 2 14.8 0.8 0.4 1.2 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.0 0.4 0.2
January 5 2 14.8 0.2 1.2 1.4 1.2 0.0 0.6 2.0 0.3 0.0 0.2
February 7 3 11.4 1.0 1.1 2.1 1.1 0.0 0.3 0.4 0.7 0.0 0.0
March 3 - 11.7 1.0 0.7 1.7 1.0 - 0.3 0.7 0.5 0.7 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 27 7 304 17 19 36 20 0 7 20 0.4 6 2
Conference 13 3 138 10 12 22 13 0 3 8 0.4 2 1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 12 4 128 6 10 16 9 0 0 7 0.0 3 1
Away 15 3 176 11 9 20 11 0 7 13 0.5 3 1
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 13 4 148 7 11 18 13 0 3 14 0.2 2 1
Losses 14 3 156 10 8 18 7 0 4 6 0.7 4 1

November 7 - 41 2 1 3 2 0 1 2 0.5 2 0
December 5 2 74 4 2 6 1 0 0 3 0.0 2 1
January 5 2 74 1 6 7 6 0 3 10 0.3 0 1
February 7 3 80 7 8 15 8 0 2 3 0.7 0 0
March 3 - 35 3 2 5 3 - 1 2 0.5 2 0