21 Alek Akuen
21 Alek Akuen
Height: 6-3
Year: Junior
Hometown: Paradise, Australia
Position: C
gp 28
pts/g 2.8
fg % 50.0
3pt % 100.0
ft % 84.0
reb/g 2.1
a/g 0.1

2018-19: Earned three starting assignments in her first season in a Cougars uniform ... Played in a season-high 24 minutes at Jacksonville State, where she set season-high of eight rebounds ... Scored double digits (11 points) in 14 minutes played over Morehead State ... Shot 50 percent (28-56) from the field for the season ... Connected on her only three-point attempt of the season against UT Martin.

PREVIOUS: Joins the Cougars after playing two seasons at Independence (Kansas) Community College ... A second team All-Region 6 KJCAA performer, she was named to the All-Region 6 Tournament team after helping Independence to the Region 6 championship game ... Led Independence in scoring and rebounding with 11.9 points and 8.5 rebounds per game ... Shot 56.2 percent from the floor and hit 70.4 percent of her free throws ... Recorded 19 games last season of double-digit scoring and grabbed double-digit rebounds 12 times ... Swatted 94 blocks in two seasons with the Pirates, which placed second in the KJCAA with a 26-7 record, including a 21-5 record in league play.

Recent Games
Feb 14 Eastern Illinois W, 78-62
Feb 16 UT Martin L, 75-48
Feb 21 at Tennessee State W, 66-55
Feb 23 at Belmont L, 87-54
Feb 28 Tennessee Tech W, 63-61
Mar 2 Jacksonville State L, 68-61
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 28 18
Games started 3 2
Minutes 245 172
Minutes per game 8.8 9.6
FG 28-56 21-37
FG Pct 50.0 56.8
3PT 1-1 1-1
3PT Pct 100.0 100.0
FT 21-25 16-20
FT Pct 84.0 80.0
Off rebounds 29 18
Def rebounds 30 22
Total rebounds 59 40
Rebounds per game 2.1 2.2
Personal fouls 46 30
Disqualifications - -
Assists 4 3
Turnovers 16 11
Assist to turnover ratio 0.3 0.3
Steals 10 6
Blocks 8 6
Points 78 59
Points per game 2.8 3.3
Points per 40 min 12.7 13.7
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 5 Illinois Wesleyan W, 81-71 - 5 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 11 Illinois State W, 68-61 - 10 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 14 at Evansville W, 54-45 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 19 at Missouri L, 59-36 - 5 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 24 at Purdue Fort Wayne W, 57-49 - 5 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Dec 1 at Saint Louis L, 63-56 - 3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 6 at Loyola L, 56-43 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 8 at Chicago State W, 82-66 - 5 0-0 - 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Dec 15 at Illinois L, 74-57 1 18 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Dec 20 at Kansas City L, 80-75 - 8 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Dec 21 vs. Missouri State L, 68-65 - 0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 30 McKendree W, 64-63 - 16 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 9
Jan 3 Southeast Missouri L, 62-52 - 5 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 5 at Eastern Illinois W, 65-56 1 5 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 10 at Tennessee Tech L, 79-55 - 4 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 12 at Jacksonville State W, 51-47 - 24 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 7
Jan 17 Austin Peay W, 69-68 - 3 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 19 Murray State W, 71-54 - 15 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Jan 24 at Southeast Missouri L, 63-58 - 15 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 7
Jan 26 at UT Martin L, 68-55 - 19 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 6
Jan 31 Morehead State L, 73-67 - 14 3-3 100.0 0-0 - 5-7 71.4 11
Feb 2 Eastern Kentucky W, 74-55 1 5 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 7 at Austin Peay L, 77-65 - 4 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 9 at Murray State L, 81-75 - 5 0-0 - 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Feb 14 Eastern Illinois W, 78-62 - 5 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Feb 16 UT Martin L, 75-48 - 14 3-4 75.0 1-1 100.0 1-1 100.0 8
Feb 21 at Tennessee State W, 66-55 - 6 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 23 at Belmont L, 87-54 - 16 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Feb 28 Tennessee Tech W, 63-61 - 12 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Mar 2 Jacksonville State L, 68-61 - 1 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 5 Illinois Wesleyan W, 81-71 - 5 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Nov 11 Illinois State W, 68-61 - 10 2 0 2 0 0 - 0 0 3 -
Nov 14 at Evansville W, 54-45 - 3 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 1 -
Nov 19 at Missouri L, 59-36 - 5 2 1 3 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Nov 24 at Purdue Fort Wayne W, 57-49 - 5 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 0 2 -
Dec 1 at Saint Louis L, 63-56 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Dec 6 at Loyola L, 56-43 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 8 at Chicago State W, 82-66 - 5 0 1 1 0 2 0.0 0 0 0 -
Dec 15 at Illinois L, 74-57 1 18 2 2 4 1 1 1.0 1 0 2 -
Dec 20 at Kansas City L, 80-75 - 8 1 2 3 0 0 - 0 0 3 -
Dec 21 vs. Missouri State L, 68-65 - 0 0 1 1 0 0 - 1 0 0 -
Dec 30 McKendree W, 64-63 - 16 3 1 4 0 0 - 1 2 4 -
Jan 3 Southeast Missouri L, 62-52 - 5 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 5 at Eastern Illinois W, 65-56 1 5 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 3 -
Jan 10 at Tennessee Tech L, 79-55 - 4 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 1 0 2 -
Jan 12 at Jacksonville State W, 51-47 - 24 3 5 8 2 0 - 0 1 3 -
Jan 17 Austin Peay W, 69-68 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 19 Murray State W, 71-54 - 15 0 3 3 0 1 0.0 0 1 3 -
Jan 24 at Southeast Missouri L, 63-58 - 15 1 1 2 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Jan 26 at UT Martin L, 68-55 - 19 2 3 5 0 1 0.0 0 1 3 -
Jan 31 Morehead State L, 73-67 - 14 2 3 5 0 1 0.0 2 0 4 -
Feb 2 Eastern Kentucky W, 74-55 1 5 2 0 2 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 7 at Austin Peay L, 77-65 - 4 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Feb 9 at Murray State L, 81-75 - 5 2 0 2 1 0 - 0 0 0 -
Feb 14 Eastern Illinois W, 78-62 - 5 1 1 2 0 0 - 0 0 2 -
Feb 16 UT Martin L, 75-48 - 14 1 2 3 0 1 0.0 3 1 2 -
Feb 21 at Tennessee State W, 66-55 - 6 2 0 2 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Feb 23 at Belmont L, 87-54 - 16 1 2 3 0 0 - 0 0 2 -
Feb 28 Tennessee Tech W, 63-61 - 12 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 2 2 -
Mar 2 Jacksonville State L, 68-61 - 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2018-19 28 3 8.8 1.0-2.0 50.0 0.0-0.0 100.0 0.8-0.9 84.0 2.8
2019-20 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Total 28 3 8.8 1.0-2.0 50.0 0.0-0.0 100.0 0.8-0.9 84.0 2.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2018-19 28 3 245 28-56 50.0 1-1 100.0 21-25 84.0 78
2019-20 - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Total 28 3 245 28-56 50.0 1-1 100.0 21-25 84.0 78
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2018-19 28 3 8.8 4.6-9.1 50.0 0.2-0.2 100.0 3.4-4.1 84.0 12.7
2019-20 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Total 28 3 8.8 4.6-9.1 50.0 0.2-0.2 100.0 3.4-4.1 84.0 12.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2018-19 28 3 8.8 1.0 1.1 2.1 1.6 - 0.1 0.6 0.3 0.4 0.3
2019-20 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 28 3 8.8 1.0 1.1 2.1 1.6 - 0.1 0.6 0.3 0.4 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2018-19 28 3 245 29 30 59 46 - 4 16 0.3 10 8
2019-20 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 28 3 245 29 30 59 46 - 4 16 0.3 10 8
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2018-19 28 3 8.8 4.7 4.9 9.6 7.5 0.0 0.7 2.6 0.3 1.6 1.3
2019-20 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 28 3 8.8 4.7 4.9 9.6 7.5 0.0 0.7 2.6 0.3 1.6 1.3
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 28 3 8.8 1.0-2.0 50.0 0.0-0.0 100.0 0.8-0.9 84.0 2.8
Conference 18 2 9.6 1.2-2.1 56.8 0.1-0.1 100.0 0.9-1.1 80.0 3.3
Exhibition 1 - 5.0 1.0-1.0 100.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 2.0
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Home 11 1 9.1 1.4-2.5 53.6 0.1-0.1 100.0 0.8-1.0 81.8 3.6
Away 16 2 9.1 0.8-1.8 46.4 0.0-0.0 - 0.8-0.9 85.7 2.4
Neutral 1 - .0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
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Wins 13 2 8.8 1.1-2.2 48.3 0.0-0.0 - 0.5-0.5 85.7 2.6
Losses 15 1 8.7 0.9-1.8 51.9 0.1-0.1 100.0 1.0-1.2 83.3 2.9
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November 4 - 5.8 0.5-1.5 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 1.0
December 6 1 8.3 0.8-2.2 38.5 0.0-0.0 - 0.8-0.8 100.0 2.5
January 9 1 11.6 1.6-2.2 70.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.2-1.7 73.3 4.3
February 8 1 8.4 0.9-2.1 41.2 0.1-0.1 100.0 0.6-0.6 100.0 2.5
March 1 - 1.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 28 3 245 28-56 50.0 1-1 100.0 21-25 84.0 78
Conference 18 2 172 21-37 56.8 1-1 100.0 16-20 80.0 59
Exhibition 1 - 5 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
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Home 11 1 100 15-28 53.6 1-1 100.0 9-11 81.8 40
Away 16 2 145 13-28 46.4 0-0 - 12-14 85.7 38
Neutral 1 - 0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 13 2 114 14-29 48.3 0-0 - 6-7 85.7 34
Losses 15 1 131 14-27 51.9 1-1 100.0 15-18 83.3 44
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November 4 - 23 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
December 6 1 50 5-13 38.5 0-0 - 5-5 100.0 15
January 9 1 104 14-20 70.0 0-0 - 11-15 73.3 39
February 8 1 67 7-17 41.2 1-1 100.0 5-5 100.0 20
March 1 - 1 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 28 3 8.8 4.6-9.1 50.0 0.2-0.2 100.0 3.4-4.1 84.0 12.7
Conference 18 2 9.6 4.9-8.6 56.8 0.2-0.2 100.0 3.7-4.7 80.0 13.7
Exhibition 1 - 5.0 8.0-8.0 100.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 16.0
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Home 11 1 9.1 6.0-11.2 53.6 0.4-0.4 100.0 3.6-4.4 81.8 16.0
Away 16 2 9.1 3.6-7.7 46.4 0.0-0.0 - 3.3-3.9 85.7 10.5
Neutral 1 - .0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 13 2 8.8 4.9-10.2 48.3 0.0-0.0 - 2.1-2.5 85.7 11.9
Losses 15 1 8.7 4.3-8.2 51.9 0.3-0.3 100.0 4.6-5.5 83.3 13.4
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November 4 - 5.8 3.5-10.4 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 7.0
December 6 1 8.3 4.0-10.4 38.5 0.0-0.0 - 4.0-4.0 100.0 12.0
January 9 1 11.6 5.4-7.7 70.0 0.0-0.0 - 4.2-5.8 73.3 15.0
February 8 1 8.4 4.2-10.1 41.2 0.6-0.6 100.0 3.0-3.0 100.0 11.9
March 1 - 1.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 28 3 8.8 1.0 1.1 2.1 1.6 - 0.1 0.6 0.3 0.4 0.3
Conference 18 2 9.6 1.0 1.2 2.2 1.7 - 0.2 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.3
Exhibition 1 - 5.0 1.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 - 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
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Home 11 1 9.1 1.0 1.0 2.0 2.1 - 0.0 0.6 0.0 0.5 0.5
Away 16 2 9.1 1.1 1.1 2.3 1.4 - 0.3 0.6 0.4 0.2 0.1
Neutral 1 - .0 0.0 1.0 1.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0 - 1.0 0.0
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Wins 13 2 8.8 1.1 0.8 1.9 1.8 - 0.2 0.6 0.3 0.2 0.5
Losses 15 1 8.7 1.0 1.3 2.3 1.5 - 0.1 0.5 0.3 0.5 0.1
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November 4 - 5.8 1.3 0.3 1.5 1.5 - 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.3 0.0
December 6 1 8.3 1.0 1.2 2.2 1.7 - 0.2 0.5 0.3 0.5 0.3
January 9 1 11.6 1.0 1.8 2.8 2.3 - 0.2 0.8 0.3 0.3 0.3
February 8 1 8.4 1.1 0.8 1.9 1.1 - 0.1 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.4
March 1 - 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 28 3 245 29 30 59 46 - 4 16 0.3 10 8
Conference 18 2 172 18 22 40 30 - 3 11 0.3 6 6
Exhibition 1 - 5 1 0 1 0 - 0 1 0.0 0 0
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Home 11 1 100 11 11 22 23 - 0 7 0.0 6 6
Away 16 2 145 18 18 36 23 - 4 9 0.4 3 2
Neutral 1 - 0 0 1 1 0 - 0 0 - 1 0
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Wins 13 2 114 14 11 25 24 - 2 8 0.3 2 6
Losses 15 1 131 15 19 34 22 - 2 8 0.3 8 2
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November 4 - 23 5 1 6 6 - 0 2 0.0 1 0
December 6 1 50 6 7 13 10 - 1 3 0.3 3 2
January 9 1 104 9 16 25 21 - 2 7 0.3 3 3
February 8 1 67 9 6 15 9 - 1 3 0.3 3 3
March 1 - 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 1 0.0 0 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 28 3 8.8 4.7 4.9 9.6 7.5 0.0 0.7 2.6 0.3 1.6 1.3
Conference 18 2 9.6 4.2 5.1 9.3 7.0 0.0 0.7 2.6 0.3 1.4 1.4
Exhibition 1 - 5.0 8.0 0.0 8.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 8.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
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Home 11 1 9.1 4.4 4.4 8.8 9.2 0.0 0.0 2.8 0.0 2.4 2.4
Away 16 2 9.1 5.0 5.0 9.9 6.3 0.0 1.1 2.5 0.4 0.8 0.6
Neutral 1 - .0 - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 13 2 8.8 4.9 3.9 8.8 8.4 0.0 0.7 2.8 0.3 0.7 2.1
Losses 15 1 8.7 4.6 5.8 10.4 6.7 0.0 0.6 2.4 0.3 2.4 0.6
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November 4 - 5.8 8.7 1.7 10.4 10.4 0.0 0.0 3.5 0.0 1.7 0.0
December 6 1 8.3 4.8 5.6 10.4 8.0 0.0 0.8 2.4 0.3 2.4 1.6
January 9 1 11.6 3.5 6.2 9.6 8.1 0.0 0.8 2.7 0.3 1.2 1.2
February 8 1 8.4 5.4 3.6 9.0 5.4 0.0 0.6 1.8 0.3 1.8 1.8
March 1 - 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 40.0 0.0 0.0 0.0