Ryerson Basketball (W) BIO
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Jama Bin-Edward
Player Profile:
Jama Bin-Edward 3124844
Position: Forward
Height: 5'10"
Year: 2
Hometown: Waterloo, Ont.
High School: St. John's College
Club: TRC Academy, OSBA
Major: Politics & Governance

2018-19: Made 21 straight starts for the team in an impressive sophomore season… Played 512 minutes in the regular season and ranked second in team scoring with 212 points… Shot 41.2 percent (77-for-187) from the field in the regular season… Her 75.1 free throw percentage (43-for-57) ranked her 11th in the league… Added 25 assists, 96 rebounds, and 32 steals… Her 19 blocks were a team-best and ranked 10th in the league… Averaged 10.1 points and 4.6 rebounds in 24.4 minutes per game in the regular season… Scored her first career double-double in a 71-54 win over York on January 12, 2019, also establishing a new high in rebounds (10)... Established a career-high of 23 points in a 78-47 win over Windsor on November 23, 2018… Made four appearances in the postseason, including three at the 2019 Final 8 National Championship… Sunk 11 field goals at the national tournament, shooting 40.7 percent and averaging 24.7 minutes per game… Added 23 points, seven rebounds, three steals, and two blocks… Scored a postseason high of nine points and three assists in a 91-67  win over Acadia in the national consolation final on March 10, 2019… Named an OUA Third-Team All-Star after a standout sophomore season… Selected to play in the OUA Women’s All-Star Game for a second consecutive season… Named one of Ryerson’s Stars of the Week on November 26, 2018, and January 7, 2019… Name Ryerson’s Female Athlete of the Week on October 29, 2018.

2017-18: In her first season with the Rams, started all 23 games… Averaged 26 minutes per game, playing the third-most minutes of anyone on the team (597) … Contributed 7.3 points per game and 4.1 rebounds per game while finishing fourth in team scoring with 167 points … Her 48 steals on the year ranked her 10th in the league and first on the Rams… Scored a career high of 21 points against Lakehead on December 22, 2017, shooting 61.5% from the floor (8-for-13) and 60% from the free throw line (3-for-5)... selected to play in the OUA Women’s Basketball All-Star Game.

Before Ryerson: Spent the 2016-17 season with TRC Academy in the inaugural season of the Ontario Scholastic Basketball Association (OSBA)... The co-captain helped lead the Wolfpack to a silver medal finish... A member of Team Ontario in 2014 and 2016 and won the 2016 national championship with the U17 squad... Played for the Tri-County Thunder in the Junior Elite League (JUEL) where she was named a first-team all-star and to the all-defensive team in 2015-16.

OUA Regular Season Stats:

        FG 3PT FT     REB            
Season GP MIN MPG M/A % M/A % M/A % PTS PPG O D TOT RPG AST PF TO STL BLK
2017-18 23 597 26.0 62/153 40.5 11/42 26.2 32/43 74.4 167 7.3 40 55 95 4.1 40 50 63 48 12
2018-19 21 512 24.4 77/187 41.2 15/57 26.3 43/57 75.4 212 10.1 41 55 96 4.6 25 40 45 32 19
CAREER TOTALS 44 1109 25.2 139/340 40.9 26/99 26.3 75/100 75.0 379 8.6 81 110 191 4.3 65 90 108 80 31


*as of March 14, 2019

Career Highs:

  • Points: 23 points, vs. Windsor, November 23, 2018
  • Rebounds: 10 rebounds, at York, January 12, 2019
  • Assists: 5 assists, at Ottawa, January 6, 2018

Playoff Stats:

        FG 3PT FT     REB            
Season GP MIN MPG M/A % M/A % M/A % PTS PPG O D TOT RPG AST PF TO STL BLK
2017-18 2 55 27.5 7/20 35.0 4/7 57.1 1/1 100.0 19 9.5 1 2 3 1.5 5 5 4 3 0
2018-19 4 96 24.0 14/32 43.8 1/10 10.0 1/2 50.0 30 7.5 0 9 9 2.3 5 7 5 5 2
CAREER TOTALS 6 151 25.2 21/52 40.4 5/17 29.4 2/3 66.7 49 8.2 1 11 12 2.0 10 12 9 8 2

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