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Nasheema Oliver
Nasheema Oliver

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Cordele, Ga.

High School:
Crisp County HS

Height:
6-3

Position:
F

Experience:
SQ

11/15/2014

Lady Bulldogs Back In Action Sunday Against TCU

Lady Bulldogs Back In Action Sunday Against TCU

2014-15 Season
◊ Saw a promising freshman season cut short by a stress fracture in her left foot.
◊ Displayed significant potential during Georgia's three exhibition games in Italy during August.
◊ Scored 13 points and grabbed six rebounds in the Lady Bulldogs' final exhibition victory versus Montecchio Select.
◊ Enjoyed a solid debut outing against Morgan State, with seven points and five rebounds in 16 minutes of action.
◊ Quickly became a fan favorite with home crowds cheering her nickname of "Fruit" when she checked in or made a positive play.
◊ Played in three games before being diagnosed with her stress fracture.
◊ Received a medical redshirt for the 2014-15 campaign and will compete as a freshman eligibility wise during the 2015-16 season.

High School

◊ Coached by Barrett Wilkes as a junior and senior at Crisp County and by Molly Speir as a freshman and sophomore with the Lady Cougars.
◊ Rated as the nation's No. 18 overall prospect by Blue Star, as well as No. 37 by Prospect Nation, No. 58 by ESPN Hoopgurlz and No. 59 by the Girls Basketball Report.
◊ A three-time All-State honoree at Crisp County, earning recognition for Class 3A as a freshman and a sophomore and Class 4A as a senior.
◊ As both a freshman and sophomore, tabbed second-team All-State by the Georgia Sports Writers Association and earned honorable mention honors from the Atlanta Journal Constitution.
◊ Received honorable mention All-State recognition from both the Georgia Sports Writers Association and the Atlanta Journal Constitution as a senior.
◊ Named an Albany Herald Super 6er (all-classification, all-area team) prior to both her junior and senior seasons.
◊ Faced constant double- and triple-team defenses throughout her prep career.
◊ As a senior, averaged 14.7 points, 5.7 rebounds and 2.8 blocks per game while helping Crisp County to a 16-13 finish.
◊ Scored in double digits in 26 of 29 games played as a senior, including five 20-point outings.
◊ As a junior, averaged 16.5 points, 8.6 rebounds and 2.7 blocks per game for the Lady Cougars.
◊ As a sophomore, averaged 18.0 points, 12.0 rebounds and 3.0 blocks per game as the Lady Cougars finished 18-11, captured just the fourth region championship in the school's 54-year history and reached the "Sweet 16" round of the 3A State Tournament.
◊ Consistently developed throughout her freshman season and helped Crisp County bounce back from a 6-13 start to finish 15-15.
◊ Helped lead Crisp County to the semifinals of the Georgia 3A State Tournament for the first time in school history in 2011. The Lady Cougars made an improbable state tournament run. Crisp entered the tourney with a 12-14 record but upset Grovetown (25-2), Rutland (21-8) and Westover (25-4) before falling to Dalton (30-0) 53-46 in the semifinals.

Personal
◊ Born May 4, 1995, Nasheema is the daughter of Gregory and Marquetta Oliver.

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