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Riikka Terava
Riikka  Terava

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Helsinki, Finland

High School:
Mäkelänrinteen Lukio

Height:
5-6

Position:
Guard


2009-10:
^ Returned from a medical redshirt to start in all 27 games played
^ Elected a team captain
^ Led The Summit League in assist to turnover ratio (2.0)
^ Also led OU with 3.1 assists per game
^ Averaged 3.8 points and 4.3 rebounds per game
^ Recorded a career-high 10 rebounds against Columbia (Nov. 15), all of them defensive
^ Tied a career-high eight assists against Oral Roberts (Feb. 6)
^ Went 3-4 from the floor at Western Illinois (Jan. 30) with six points and added six rebounds

2008-09:
^ Saw action in four games prior to being injured
^ Was granted a medical redshirt
^ Averaged 2.5 points, 5.5 rebounds, and 2.8 assists per game
^ Dished out three assists against No. 23 Georgia (Nov. 20)
^ Grabbed a career-high seven rebounds at Purdue (Nov. 23)

2007-08:
^ One of five Golden Grizzlies to see action in all 30 games, drawing the start in 28
^ Averaged 3.7 points with 2.7 rebounds per contest
^ Ranked among The Summit League's leaders in assists, averaging 3.4 per game
^ Dished out a career-high eight assists against Auburn (Nov. 21)
^ Scored a season-high nine points with five assists and six rebounds against UMKC (Dec. 10)
^ Picked up a career-high five steals against Rochester College (Jan. 2)
^ Scored a career-high 12 points in OU's win over Oral Roberts, dishing out five assists and pulling down four rebounds along the way (Jan. 12)

2006-07:
^ Started all 29 games she played as a sophomore
^ Recorded nine points, four rebounds and three assists against Kentucky in the WNIT (March 15)
^ Perfect from the floor (2-2) and three-point range (1-1) while grabbing six rebounds and dishing five assists against Centenary (Feb. 26)
^ Tied a career high with 11 points at Southern Utah (Feb. 17)
^ Set a career high with two blocks at IUPUI (Feb. 3)
^ Pulled down a career best eight rebounds while tying another career mark with three steals vs. UMKC (Jan. 20)
^ Named to the Mid-Con Academic All-Conference team
^ Mid-Con Commissioner's List of Academic Excellence.

2005-06:
^ Played in 24 games as a freshman with 12 starts
^ Playing time was cut short in the second half of the season due to a foot injury
^ Shot 50 percent or better from the field on 10 occasions
^ Hit 3-of-4 three-point attempts on her way to a season-high 11 points vs. Wisconsin-Green Bay (Dec. 3)
^ Career best seven assists in the next outing at Youngstown State (Dec. 5)
^ Reached her career best of six rebounds at Valparaiso (Jan. 28)
^ Matched that rebound total again in OU's NCAA Tournament appearance vs. Ohio State (March 19) to go with four assists.

High School:
^ Averaged 15 points, 8.5 rebounds, three steals and three assists in 2005 for Espoo, her club team
^ Has played the last two summers for the U-20 Finnish National Team.

Personal:
Full Name: Riikka Terava
Birthdate: September 12, 1985

Major:
Marketing

Career Highs:
Points:
12 vs. Oral Roberts (1/12/08)
Field Goals Made: 6 vs. Oral Roberts (1/12/08)
3-Point Field Goals Made: 3 vs. Green Bay (12/3/05)
3-Point Field Goals Attempted: 4 (3 times), last vs. Toledo (12/5/05)
Free Throws Made: 6 (twice), last vs. Centenary (3/3/07)
Free Throws Attempted: 7 (twice), last vs. Centenary (3/3/07)
Rebounds: 10 vs. Columbia (11/15/09)
Offensive Rebounds: 3 (twice), last vs. Centenary (2/8/10)
Defensive Rebounds: 10 vs. Columbia (11/15/09)
Assists: 8 (twice), last vs. Oral Roberts (2/6/10)
Steals: 5 vs. Rochester College (1/2/08)
Blocks: 2 vs. IUPUI (2/3/07)
Minutes: 39 (twice), last vs. IPFW (1/19/08)

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