11 - Zenab Keita
Zenab Keita
Height: 6-2
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Raleigh, N.C.
High School: Pomfret School
Position: C
Major: Anthropology
Residential College: Pierson

CAREER: In her three seasons at Yale, Keita has appeared in 67 games with 30 starts … Has played a total of 933 minutes, averaging 13.9 minutes per game … Scored a total of 266 points, averaging 4.0 points per game … Shot 113-for-282 (.401) from the field, 9-for-27 (.333) from 3-point range, and 31-for-65 (.477) from the free-throw line … Grabbed a total of 214 rebounds, including 83 offensive rebounds and 131 defensive rebounds, averaging 3.2 rebounds per game … Tallied 32 assists, 28 blocks, and 27 steals.

 

Career Highs 

  • Points: 18, vs. Houston, 11/17/12
  • FG Made: 6, Twice, most recent vs. Bucknell, 1/5/13
  • FG Attempts: 12, vs. Houston, 11/17/12
  • 3-Point FG Made: 2, at Bryant, 1/16/13
  • 3-Point FG Attempts: 3, at Florida State, 12/28/11
  • Free Throws Made: 6, vs. Houston, 11/17/12
  • Free Throw Attempts: 6, Twice, most recent vs. Houston, 11/17/12
  • Rebounds: 12, vs. Penn, 2/9/13
  • Offensive Rebounds: 6, vs. Harvard, 2/18/12
  • Defensive Rebounds: 10, vs. Penn, 2/9/13
  • Assists: 4, vs. Houston, 11/17/12
  • Steals: 4, at Harvard, 2/23/13
  • Blocked Shots: 3, Twice, most recent vs. Houston, 11/17/12
  • Minutes: 32, Twice, most recent vs. Penn, 2/9/13
 

2012-13 Season: Appeared and started in 27 games … Averaged 5.9 points and 4.9 rebounds per game … Led Yale in rebounding in eight games … Led Yale in field goal percentage (.431, 66-for-153) and blocks (15, 0.6 bpg.) … Finished second on the team in rebounding (131, 4.9 rpg.) … Recorded career-highs in points (18), assists (4), blocks (3), made field goals (6) and made free throws (6-for-6) in the win over Houston on Nov. 17, 2012 … Recorded a career-high 12 rebounds and 10 defensive rebounds in the win over Penn on Feb. 9, 2013.

 

2012-13 Season Highs

  • Points: 18, vs. Houston, 11/17/12
  • FG Made: 6, Twice, most recent vs. Bucknell, 1/5/13
  • FG Attempts: 12, vs. Houston, 11/17/12
  • 3-Point FG Made: 2, at Bryant, 1/16/13
  • 3-Point FG Attempts: 2, Five times, most recent vs. Harvard, 2/1/13
  • Free Throws Made: 6, vs. Houston, 11/17/12
  • Free Throw Attempts: 6, Twice, most recent vs. Houston, 11/17/12
  • Rebounds: 12, vs. Penn, 2/9/13
  • Offensive Rebounds: 4, Twice, most recent at Dartmouth, 2/22/13
  • Defensive Rebounds: 10, vs. Penn, 2/9/13
  • Assists: 4, vs. Houston, 11/17/12
  • Steals: 4, at Harvard, 2/23/13
  • Blocked Shots: 3, Twice, most recent vs. Houston, 11/17/12
  • Minutes: 32, Twice, most recent vs. Penn, 2/9/13

 

2011-12 Season: Appeared in 26 games with three starts … Averaged 3.6 points and 2.8 rebounds per game … Finished fourth on the team in total rebounds with 73 and third on the team in blocks with 12 … Recorded career-highs in points (13), assists (2), steals (2), blocks (2) and made field goals (5) at No. 1 Baylor on Nov. 22 … Recorded a career-high eight rebounds, including a career-high six offensive rebounds, in the home loss vs. Harvard on Feb. 18.


2011-12 Season Highs

  • Points: 13, at Baylor, 11/22/11
  • FG Made: 5, at Baylor, 11/22/11
  • FG Attempts: 11, at Florida State, 12/28/11
  • 3-Point FG Made: 1, at Baylor, 11/22/11
  • 3-Point FG Attempts: 3, at Florida State, 12/28/11
  • Free Throws Made: 2, Three times, most recent vs. Baruch, 1/8/12
  • Free Throw Attempts: 4, Twice, most recent at Quinnipiac, 12/20/11
  • Rebounds: 8, vs. Harvard, 2/18/12
  • Offensive Rebounds: 6, vs. Harvard, 2/18/12
  • Defensive Rebounds: 5, Twice, most recent vs. Columbia, 2/11/12
  • Assists: 2, at Baylor, 11/22/11
  • Steals: 2, at Delaware, 12/5/11
  • Blocked Shots: 2, at Baylor, 11/22/11
  • Minutes: 25, at Houston, 11/25/11

 

2010-11: Appeared in 14 games off the bench … Averaged 0.9 points and 0.7 rebounds per game … Scored a career-high six points at Princeton on Feb. 18, 2011 … Grabbed a career-high two rebounds twice.

At Pomfret School: Team MVP … Named to the New England Preparatory School Athletic Council (NEPSAC) All-Star Game … Team won the NEPSAC Class B Championship in 2009 … Went undefeated (28-0) in 2009.

At Knightsdale High School: Team captain … Named to the all-conference team as a junior and senior … Averaged 16 rebounds and nine blocks as a senior … Nominated to the North Carolina East – West All-Star Game as a senior … Also played volleyball and ran track.

Personal: Zenab Keita (pronounced Zena Kayta) is the daughter of Andree Galbert … Born in Paris …Moved to the United States at age five. Resident of Pierson College.

View: Mobile | Desktop