Najja Hunter

Najja  Hunter


Brooklyn, N.Y.

High School:
St. Benedict's Prep

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 180




Rice Falls to UTSA in Season Finale

Connor Cashaw had 18 points and 10 rebounds while recording his 1,000th career point


Hunter Leads Rice to 76-70 Victory over UTEP

The freshman scored a career-high 24 points and grabbed five rebounds


Najja Hunter Named C-USA Freshman of the Week

Hunter averaged 20.0 points, 6.0 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 1.5 steals last week


Late FIU Run Stuns Rice

Malik Osborne led the Owls with 20 points and six rebounds


Adam's Three-Pointer Gives Rice 79-76 Overtime Thriller

Hunter scores a career-high 23 points


Feb. 26, 2018 Conference USA Freshman of the Week

2017-18 (Fr.)
Played in 30 games, making 10 starts ... averaged 6.4 points and 3.1 rebounds ... led the team in field goal percentage, connecting on 43.3% from the field ... scored in double-figures six times ... saw first career action against Eastern Kentucky (11/10) ... had five points and four rebounds against Georgia State (11/14) ... recorded six points and three assists versus UNLV (11/20) ... had season-highs of nine points and seven rebounds against St. Edward's (12/14) ... had six points, five rebounds and two steals versus Texas State (12/22) ... scored 11 points while grabbing six rebounds at UTSA (12/28) ... made first career start against FIU (1/25) ... scored nine points at North Texas (2/3) ... had 13 points at Middle Tennessee (2/8) ... scored 23 points on 10-of-16 shooting in a career-high 37 minutes at Florida Atlantic (2/2) while adding six rebounds ... scored 17 points and grabbed six rebounds at FIU (2/24) ... named Conference USA Freshman of the Week (2/26) ... set career-marks with 24 points and three, three-pointers versus UTEP (3/1) ... scored 13 points off the bench against UTSA (3/3).

St. Benedict's Prep
Led St. Benedict's Prep to a 30-4 record as a senior while helping the Gray Bees to the State Prep A championship ... averaged 12.0 points, 4.8 rebounds, 3.8 assists and 2.0 steals ... as a junior, was named All-Friends Schools League Honorable Mention while helping Westtown High School to the Pennsylvania Independent Schools Athletic Association state championship, the first in school history ... rated a three-star prospect by ESPN, Rivals and 247 Sports.


Member of Baker College
Baker College



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