4 Tala Hadavi
4 Tala Hadavi
Height: 5-10
Year: Senior
Hometown: Uppsala, Sweden
High School: Vasalundsskolan
Position: G
McFerrin on Hadavi:Fully recovered from ACL surgery ... will be one of the team's leaders ... will be one of the Eagles best three point shooters ... should see time at both guard spots ... selected as preseason captain. 2004-05 Played and started in just eight games before suffering a season ending knee injury ... averaged 9.1 points per game ... tallied a season high 16 points against Southern Miss (12/4) ... hit 17 three-pointers during the season, including shooting a perfect 3-3 against William & Mary (11/21) ... averaged 3.6 assists per game ... had five assists in three different contests ... grabbed five rebounds against Loyola ... named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll. 2003-04: Sat out due to NCAA transfer regulations.

Before American: In 2002-03, played in all 29 games at VCU, starting three ... averaged 2.6 ppg. and 1.2 rpg. ... scored 12 points including five-of-five from the free throw line at Campbell (12/28) ... had five rebounds against Charlotte (12/6) ... dished out four assists at Richmond (12/15) and Delaware (2/9) ... a member of Sweden's Junior National team, under-20 National team and Senior National team ... team won the junior Swedish Championship 1997-99 and the under-20 championship in 2001.

Personal: Born on Aug. 23, 1981 ... daughter of Mariam Ebrahimi and Majid Hadavi ... can speak five languages - Spanish, Farsi, Swedish, German and English ... plans on majoring in business.



                                 Total         3-Point                    Rebounds
Year      GP-GS   Min/Avg    FG-FGA   Pct   FG-FGA   Pct   FT-FTA   Pct Off-Def  Tot  Avg  PF-FO Ast  TO Blk Stl  Pts/Avg
2004-05    8-8    287/35.9   26-67   .388   17-44   .386    4-9    .444   2-16    18  2.3  17-0   29  32   7   5   73/9.1
2005-06   23-22   771/33.5  105-293  .358   61-186  .328   56-76   .737   8-73    81  3.5  49-0   51  95   1  25  327/14.2
TOTAL     31-30  1058/34.1  131-360  .364   78-230  .339   60-85   .706  10-89    99  3.2  66-0   80 127   8  30  400/12.9