BIOGRAPHY
0   Jéan-Paul Olukemi
Jéan-Paul Olukemi
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
LaHabra, Calif.

High School:
Stoneridge Prep

Last College:
Vincennes University

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 215

Position:
G/F

Birthdate:
10/25/1988

Experience:
JC

pronunciation:
zhan-PAUL oh-loo-KIM-ee


01/18/2013

Cowboys Host Red Raiders

Game tips off at 1 pm on Saturday inside Gallagher-Iba Arena.

11/13/2012

Cowboys Face Akron in Puerto Rico Tip-Off

Thursday's game will tip off at 9:30 am CT and will be televised on ESPNU.

10/31/2012

NCAA Grants Olukemi's Waiver

Cowboy senior will be eligible to play the entire 2012-13 season.

10/12/2012

Cowboys Begin Practice for 2012-13 Season

Oklahoma State's exhibition is just three weeks away.

10/11/2012

Cowboys Host Special Olympics Clinic

Players and coaches spent two hours going over basketball fundamentals with Special Olympians.

02/23/2013

Oklahoma State vs. West Virginia - AP Photos

Oklahoma State vs. West Virginia - AP Photos (2/23/13)

12/28/2011

Oklahoma State vs SMU

Oklahoma State vs SMU - AP Photo Gallery

12/21/2011

Men's Basketball vs. Alabama - AP Photos

12/21/11

11/25/2011

Oklahoma State vs. Virginia Tech - AP Photos - 11/25/11

Oklahoma State vs. Virginia Tech - AP Photos - 11/25/11

11/23/2011

Oklahoma State vs. Stanford

Oklahoma State vs. Stanford

Jean-Paul Olukemi's Bio in PDF format

Summer Foreign Tour

scored 24 points in four games, including a tour-high 10 against the Gran Canaria All-Stars on Aug. 14.

shot 47.4 percent from the floor, but missed on all five attempts from beyond the arc.

also recorded 11 rebounds, three assists, a block and a steal.

2011-12 (Junior season)

played in just 13 games, starting 11, before suffering a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his knee during the Virginia Tech game; missed the entire Big 12 Conference season.

reached double figures on seven occasions, including a season-high 16 against New Mexico in the All-College Classic.

grabbed a season-high 10 rebounds against Langston, his second-career double-figure rebounding game.

dished out a career-best five assists against UTSA.

2010-11 (Sophomore season)

was named to the Big 12 All-Rookie squad. He was joined by Baylor's Perry Jones, Ricardo Ratliffe of Missouri, and the Texas duo of Cory Joseph and Tristan Thompson.

played in all 34 games and started 11 during the middle portion of the schedule.

first start came at Colorado where he responded with 21 points.

followed that up with a career-high 29 points against Iowa State on 8-of-16 shooting from the floor and a perfect 12-of-12 from the free-throw line.

recorded 20 double-figure scoring games and five 20-point contests.

grabbed a career-best 11 rebounds against Kansas State.

recorded at least 10 free throws in four games.

ranked 14th in the Big 12 Conference in free-throw percentage (75.5%) and had the sixth-most free-throw attempts in the league (192).

2009-10 (Redshirt season)

sat out the 2009-10 season as a redshirt, practicing with the Cowboys but not competing during the spring semester.

transferred to Oklahoma State at mid-year following graduation from Vincennes in December of `09.

2008-09 (Freshman season)

played in 24 games and started 20 as a freshman at Vincennes University, a junior college in Indiana.

averaged 14.9 points while shooting 51.6 percent from the floor for the Trailblazers.

also averaged 4.2 rebounds and 1.8 assists.

recorded a double-double with career highs in both points (23) and rebounds (10) at Kaskaskia on Nov. 11.

finished the season with 22 double-figure scoring games, including four 20-point contests.

missed seven games during January with a lower leg injury.

team finished 22-9 and lost to Harcum in the first round of the NJCAA district tournament.

considered one of the top junior college prospects in the country following his freshman season, ranked as high as the No. 1 juco recruit by Midwest Scouting Service.

High School

played one year at Stoneridge Prepatory school in Simi Valley, Calif.

played on a Belmont Shore summer league squad which won the 2007 Rbk Summer Championships.

teammates during the summer included Brandon Jennings (Milwaukee Bucks), Renaldo Woolridge (Tennessee), Leonard Washington (USC), Jeff Withey (Kansas) and Darius Morris (Michigan).

attended Sonora High School in California as a senior in 2005-06.

was named both first-team All-CIF Division II-A and first-team All-Freeway League in 2006.

averaged 20 points and 8.9 rebounds per game as a senior.

was named an All-Star at the 2006 Pangos All-America Camp.

received second-team all-tournament honors at the 2005 BigTime Tournament in Las Vegas.

ranked as the No. 63 player nationally by HoopScoop.

was recruited by DePaul, Louisville, Oklahoma, South Florida and Washington State out of high school.

Personal

Born Oct 25, 1988, Jéan-Paul is the son of Linda Hannah. He has two sisters, Cristal and Jéanier, and a brother, Jéan-Pierre. He enjoys playing video games, reading and playing chess in his spare time. He is very interested in science, and watches several science-related TV channels. He also played baseball for 13 seasons. Jéan-Paul is majoring in economics at Oklahoma State.

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