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    Marche' Amerson

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Bryan, Texas

    High School:
    Rudder HS

    Height:
    6-1

    Position:
    F

    Experience:
    2L

    Marche' Amerson

    11/14/2014

    Houston Takes Down North Texas, 46-42

    Cougars use lockdown defensive effort to win Hughey Era opener

    11/11/2014

    Cougars Face North Texas to Start Regular Season

    Houston looks to build off of 63-point exhibition win

    11/09/2014

    Cougars Take Down Huston-Tillotson, 100-37, in Exhibition Win

    Hughey Era starts with 63-point victory

    10/30/2014

    Cougars Picked 11th in American Preseason Poll

    Hughey excited to build program at UH

    10/27/2014

    Cougars Set for American Media Day

    Hughey, Amerson, Palmer to represent UH in Big Apple

    01/07/2014

    Houston vs. UConn

    Houston takes on top-ranked UConn

    2013-14 Game-By-Game
    2012-13 Game-By-Game


    CAREER HONORS
    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)


    UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON
    SOPHOMORE (2013-14)
    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... Cipped 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).

    FRESHMAN (2012-13)
    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 career-high 42 minutes in Houston's double-overtime comeback win over the Green Wave, pouring on 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.

    PERSONAL
    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 3/9/14)
    Points 24 vs. Memphis (3/7/14)
    FG 9 vs. Memphis (1/10/13)
    FGA 21 at Temple (3/3/14)
    3FG 4 at Tulsa (3/7/13)
    3FGA 8 vs. Washington (2/4/13)
    FT 14 vs. Memphis (3/7/14)
    FTA 23, 2x vs. Memphis (3/7/14)
    Rebounds 11 vs. Southern Miss (1/24/13)
    Assists 3, 4x vs. Cincinnati (1/11/14)
    Steals 4 at SMU (2/15/14)
    Blocks 3 vs. Southern Miss (1/24/13)
    Minutes Played 42 at Tulane (2/17/13)

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