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Marieme Lo

2016 Inductee


Marieme Lo

Marieme Lo

  • Marieme Lo

Birthdate: Sept. 10, 1972 
Birthplace: Dakar, Senegal 
High School: Lycee Thieno Saidou Nourou Tall
College: Central State University (Wilberforce, Ohio)
Year Inducted: 2016

In four years at Central State University, Marieme Lo practically re-wrote the CSU women's basketball record book. The agile 6-foot-1 athlete from Senegal became both the school's all-time leading scorer with 2,580 points and its leading rebounder with 1,268.

Lo was NAIA Division I National Player of the Year and Great Lakes Region Player of the Year in 1998 when she averaged 24.7 points and 10.2 rebounds per game.

The Marauders made four trips to the NAIA national tournament during her career.

Lo had  career averages of 20.9 points and 10.3 rebounds while making 47 percent of her field goal attempts in 123 games. Between her junior and senior years at CSU, she played for Senegal's victorious team in the 1997 African National Championships.

Majoring in computer information systems, she had a cumulative 3.91 grade point average.