Birthdate: February 7, 1979
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio
High School: Trinity High School, Garfield Heights, Ohio (1997)
College: University of Tennessee (2001)
Semeka Randall had a brilliant career at Trinity High School in Garfield Heights. She was AP Ohio player of the year in 1996 and 1997 and an All-Ohio choice in 1995, 1996 and 1997. Twice voted MVP of the state tournament, she was Parade Magazine national player of the year in 1997. She then was a Kodak All-American the next three years at the University of Tennessee. As a freshman in 1997-98, the 5-10 guard was third highest scorer on a team that won the 1998 NCAA championship and finished 39-0. She finished her college career with 1,915 points to finish fourth on the all-time scoring list. In 140 games she averaged 13.7 points and 5.1 rebounds while making 286 steals and 236 assists. Selected by the Seattle Storm in the 2001 WNBA draft, she played four seasons in the league. Randall was hired as head women’s coach at Ohio University on May 9, 2008, after spending one season as an assistant coach at West Virginia University and three at Michigan State. Earlier she was an assistant at Cleveland State. Semeka Randall is currently the head coach of the women’s basketball team at Alabama A&M and serves on the Board of Directors for the Ohio Basketball Hall of Fame.