Avi Schafer
Center

Avi Schafer

#32

Center

Year Sophomore
Experience 1 VL
Height 6-8
Weight 235
Hometown Osaka, Japan
Last School Brewster Academy (Wolfeboro, N.H.)
Avi Schafer

Biography

Career Notes

Non-scholarship center who joined the Yellow Jackets for the fall 2017 term … From Japan, he attended Brewster Academy in Wolfeboro, N.H., his senior year, where he was a basketball teammate of freshman wing Curtis Haywood II … Played for Japan in the 2016 FIBA Asia U18 Championship and the FIBA U19 World Cup, and is on the training camp roster for the 2018 Japanese senior men’s national team.

Schafer named to training camp for 2018 Japanese senior national team

2017-18 – Game-by-Game Statistics

Played in four games, including two ACC games, for a total of three minutes … Grabbed two rebounds.

High School/International Basketball

Member of the Brewster Academy team in 2016-17 under coach Jason Smith, helping the Bobcats go 33-0 as well as win the national prep school championship and the NEPSAC class AAA title … Prior to that, attended St. Mary’s International School in Tokyo, where he played basketball and soccer … Played in every game and averaged 14.5 minutes for Japan in the 2017 FIBA U19 World Cup, averaging 5.0 points and 4.9 rebounds while hitting 57.1 percent of his shots from the floor … Averaged 4.9 points and 4.5 rebounds for Japan in the 2016 FIBA Asia U18 Championship.

Personal

Full name is Avi Koki Schafer … Born January 28, 1998 in Suita, Osaka, Japan … Son of Douglas and Sayuki Schafer … One of three boys; his older brother, Yuki, who played soccer at Chapman University … Has played basketball only since age 16 … Plans to major in Physics.

CAREER STATISTICS  
  Minutes  Total  3-Point  F-Throws  Rebounds   
Year  gp-gs  min  avg  fg  fga  pct  fg  fga  pct  ft  fta  pct  off  def  tot  avg  pf  fo  ast  t/o  blk  stl  pts  avg 
2017-18 4-0 3 0.8 0 1 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 1 1 2 0.5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
TOTAL 4-0 3 0.8 0 1 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 1 1 2 0.5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0