Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Player Profile: Venky Jois (#55) Junior Forward

Venky Jois (#55) Junior Forward, 6'8" 230lbs

Boronia, Australia - Box Hill High School class of 2011

Venky is a star in the front court. He has 19 career double-doubles and currently holds the all-time Eastern Washington record for career blocked shots with 115 (as of the start of the 2014-2015 season).

He was named the EWU Eagle Eye Player of the Week 3 times:
November 20th to November 26th, 2012;
Week 2 of the 2014-2015 Season;
Week 3 of the 2014-2015 Season;
Week 4 of the 2014-2015 Season

2014-2015 stats:
Junior Forward Venky Jois
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Games 27
MIN 31.1
PPG 17.1
FG% 60.4
3PTPG 0.1
3PT% 33.3
TOPG 2.3
PFPG 2.3

From, Hayford on Jois: “Venky is a threat to have a double-double every night out.  He plays with great passion and energy, and is the vocal leader of our team.”

2013-2014 Profile
2012-2013 Profile

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