Conference USA All-Freshman Team (2012-13)
Conference USA Freshman of the Week (Feb. 18, 2013)
Conference USA Freshman of the Week (Jan. 28, 2013)
2014 Athletes in Action All-Tournament Team selection
UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON
Became the 23rd player in school history to score 1,000 points and leaves Houston ranked No. 17 all-time with 1,108 points...Finished eighth on the all-time 3-point field goals made list with 119, while placing tied for 20th on the all-time field goals made list with 403...Led the Cougars with 12 points in the exhibition win over Texas A&M-International (11/8)... Scored 10 points and hit the game-winning 3-pointer in a win over Louisiana-Lafayette (11/22)... Hit five 3-pointers, including the game-winner with :15 left, in a rivalry victory over Rice (12/5)...Scored 18 points and added two assists and a block in the Cougars game against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi(12/17)...Pulled down seven rebounds to go along with 11 points in the conference opener at Tulane (12/30)...Tallied a season-high 20 points and collected six rebounds in the game against UCF (2/3)...Had 13 points and seven boards in the rematch against Cincinnati(2/20)...Finished the season with the 14th most 3-pointers made in a season with 43 and shot 34.1 percent from behind the arc which stands 27th on the all-time season lists.
Played in all 30 games as a junior, with 29 starts... Finished second on the team with 8.8 points per game... Averaged 3.9 rebounds and 1.1 assists per game... Finished second on the team with 17 blocks and 34 steals... Shot 36.5 percent (104-for-285) from the field, 30.4 percent (21-for-69) from the floor and 67.3 percent (35-for-52) from the free throw line... Led the team in scoring seven times... Finished the season with 90 career starts and 2,839 minutes of court time, ranking eighth in UH history in both categories... Knocked down two important second half three-pointers as part of an eight-point effort in the season-opening win over North Texas (11/14)... Came up with 14 points and five rebounds in a win at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (11/21)... Logged her top scoring performance of the season with 20 points against Idaho State (11/28) at the San Juan Shootout... Scored 10 points and pulled down five rebounds against Prairie View A&M (12/5)... Led the Cougars with 10 points against No. 4/5 Texas A&M (12/13)... Named to the Athletes in Action All-Tournament Team after averaging 8.0 points per game at the event... Scored 11 points in the victory over UTSA (12/19) and added 10 in a victory over Nicholls State (12/20)... Paced the Coogs with 10 points against UCF (12/27)... Scored nine points and matched her career high with four steals at Tulane (12/30)... Matched her career high again with another four-steal effort in the win over SMU (1/3)... Logged 44 minutes of court time, a career high, against Cincinnati (1/7)... Led Houston with 14 points and a season-high seven rebounds against East Carolina (1/10)... Scored 10 points against USF (1/21), to go with four steals... Added nine points at Memphis (1/24)... Set season highs with eight rebounds and two blocks vs. Tulane (1/27)... Hit six of her first seven shots and led Houston with 19 points at Cincinnati (1/31)... Came up with 11 points and seven rebounds at East Carolina (2/3)... Crossed the 800-point mark for her career and scored 10 points against Tulsa (2/7)... Went off for 17 points against Memphis (2/11)... Added nine points at Temple (2/14)... Came off the bench for the first time in her career to score 11 points against UCF (2/24)... Scored nine points in the regular season finale, against Temple (3/2)... Played 11 minutes in the American Championship first round against Tulane (3/6).
Started all 31 games for the Cougars and led the club with 10.4 points per game... Played 32.1 minutes per game, logging 35 minutes or more in 12 contests... Was 115-for-378 (30.4%) from the floor and 29-for-106 (27.4%) from the field... Hit double-digits in scoring on 15 occasions... Averaged 2.5 rebounds and 0.8 steals per game... Scored eight points against Mississippi State (11/8) in the season-opener... Scored 12 points with a season-high six rebounds against Texas A&M (11/17)... Was 7-for-11 from the free throw line with 15 points against North Texas (11/20)... Had nine points and five rebounds at Creighton (11/23)... Hit her first trifecta of the year and scored 11 points against Kent State (11/30), along with three steals... Scored 21 points against Washington (12/4), including three treys... Chipped in 13 points at Texas State (12/15) and 12 against crosstown rival Rice (12/20)... Connected on three 3-pointers against Rutgers (1/4) and scored 11 points... Reached 10 points against Louisville (1/21)... Came up with 14 points against (USF (1/29)... Was 5-for-6 from the free throw line and scored 11 points at Cincinnati (2/8)... Scored 15 points and snatched five rebounds at SMU (2/15)... Was 3-for-5 from distance against the Mustangs... Exploded for 23 points against Louisville (2/19), including a 6-for-6 effort from the charity stripe... Scored 20 points in the regular season finale, against Temple (3/3)... Hit a career high with 24 points in the AAC Tournament victory against Memphis (3/7)... Ended the year with six points against Louisville (3/8).
Became Houston's ninth overall selection to the Conference USA All-Freshman Team after ranking second on the team with 9.1 points per game... Posted 10.1 points per contest in C-USA play... Set a Houston freshmen record by starting all 30 games... Also ranks second among Houston freshmen all-time in minutes played (932), fourth in minutes per game (31.1), seventh in free throw percentage (.689), eighth in made 3-pointers (24) and 10th in made field goals (99) and 3-point percentage (.279)... Also grabbed 4.4 rebounds per game while adding 23 steals, 22 assists and 14 blocks... Thrived in league play, shooting 36.6% (59-for-161) from the field and a team-best 35.9% (14-for-39) from beyond the arc... Scored in double-figures in 13 games with one double-double... Tallied 10 or more points in five of the final seven contests... Recorded eight points and five rebounds in her collegiate debut at Mississippi State on (11/9)... Scored in double-digits for the first time with 10 points against Alabama (11/13)... Posted breakout performance in Houston's win over New Mexico (11/30) with 18 points and nine boards... Followed up with 12 points at TCU (12/2), highlighted by a 2-of-5 effort from long range... Posted a season-best 20 points to go with eight rebounds in C-USA opening win over Memphis (1/10)... Was 9-of-20 from the field in 36 minutes of action against the Tigers... Earned first C-USA Freshman of the Week honor after averaging 13.0 points and 7.0 rebounds against Southern Miss (1/24) and UTEP (1/27)... Registered first-career double-double against the Golden Eagles, posting 15 points and 11 rebounds with three blocks... Tabbed the league's Freshman of the Week for a second time after averaging 11.5 points per game against Tulsa (2/14) and Tulane (2/17)... Played a season-high 42 minutes in Houston's double-overtime comeback win over the Green Wave, pouring in 15 points off a 7-of-10 effort from the field... Buried two late 3-pointers to seal upset over league-leading SMU (2/24)... Scored the game-winning basket over Rice's Jessica Kuster with 1:21 remaining to complete Houston's comeback effort (3/3)... Erupted for a career-best four 3-pointers on seven attempts for 16 points at Tulsa on (3/7)... Tallied 15 points against UCF (3/13) in the opening round of the C-USA Championship... Sank the last of her two treys with 1:39 remaining to seal the school's assist record for senior guard Porsche Landry... Converted 13-of-29 attempts from distance (.448) over the final eight contests.
RUDDER HIGH SCHOOL
Rated a three-star recruit by ESPN HoopGurlz... Ranked as the No. 82 forward nationally by ESPN HoopGurlz... Listed as the No. 37 overall prospect in the state of Texas by Premier Basketball Report... Led her team with 16.4 points per game to go with 4.6 rebounds and 2.7 steals per game as Rudder posted a 34-6 overall record and advanced to the regional semifinals during her senior season... Named the District 16-4A Offensive Player of the Year while also earning Academic All-District honors as a senior... Helped lead Rudder High to a 30-7 record as a sophomore, averaging 11.0 points, 7.0 rebounds, 2.1 steals and 1.7 blocks per game... Scored in double-figures in 21 contests and shot 55 percent from the field during the 2009-10 campaign... Chose Houston over Memphis, North Texas, Rice and Tulane.
Full name is Marche' Zatrice Amerson... Born on Feb. 4, 1994, in Bryan, Texas... Daughter of Donal and Mary Amerson... Has three siblings: Mawana, Glen and Donal... Enjoys going to the movies and shopping in her free time.
|Career Game Highs (as of 1/7/16)|
|Points||24||vs. Memphis (3/7/14)|
|FG||9, 2x||last vs. Cincinnati (1/31/15)|
|FGA||21||at Temple (3/3/14)|
|3FG||5||at Rice (12/5/15)|
|3FGA||10||at Rice (12/5/15)|
|FT||14||vs. Memphis (3/7/14)|
|FTA||23||vs. Memphis (3/7/14)|
|Rebounds||11||vs. Southern Miss (1/24/13)|
|Assists||4, 3x||last vs. UCF (2/3/16)|
|Steals||4, 4x||last vs. USF(1/21/15)|
|Blocks||3||vs. Southern Miss (1/24/13)|
|Minutes Played||44||vs. Cincinnati (1/7/15)|