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TeAmber Burke
TeAmber  Burke

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Washington, N.C.

High School:
The Oakwood School

Height:
5-10

Position:
G

03/14/2015

UMES' QUEST ENDS WITH LOSS TO LADY TIGERS

Lady Hawks' historic run falls short to Savannah State

03/13/2015

UMES' HISTORIC RUN CONTINUES WITH OVERTIME WIN OVER SPARTANS

Courtesy of MEAC Media Relations

03/10/2015

UMES ADVANCES WITH WIN OVER EAGLES

Lady Hawks move on to the MEAC Quarterfinals

03/05/2015

MORGAN STATE DOWNS LADY HAWKS IN HOME FINALE

UMES unable to slow down Lady Bears' two-headed attack

02/25/2015

UMES FALLS IN NONCONFERENCE FINALE

Highlanders Ground Lady Hawks

03/16/2015

UMES Women's Basketball vs. Savannah State in the 2015 MEAC Tournament.

See Mark Sutton's shots from the championship game vs. Savannah State in the 2015 MEAC Tournament.

03/14/2015

UMES Women's Basketball vs. Norfolk State in the 2015 MEAC Tournament.

See shots from the OT win vs. Norfolk State that sent UMES WBB to the Championship game of the 2015 MEAC Tournament.

03/10/2015

UMES Women's Basketball vs. North Carolina Central in the 2015 MEAC Tournament.

See Mark Sutton's shots from the UMES win over NCCU in the first round of the 2015 MEAC Women's Basketball Tournament.

02/11/2015

UMES Women's Basketball v. Coppin State University (01.31.15)

UMES Women's Basketball versus Coppin State

12/30/2014

UMES Women's Basketball v. Monmouth (12-30-14)

UMES Women's Basketball versus Monmouth inside the William P. Hytche Athletic Center (Photos by Lloydlee Heite

Batchelor on Burke: "Burke has the potential to be a high volume scorer. She is a very effective mid-range and three-pointer shooter and she is aggressive attacking the basket."

2013-14: Played all 30 contests with 13 starts ... tallied a team-high 17 points versus USC-Upstate (11/08/14) ... registered career-highs in points (23) and rebounds (8) at American (11/12/13) ... scored 10 points at Monmouth (12/03/13) ... notched 11 points versus Coppin State (02/08/14) ... notched a career-high four steals at Hampton (02/10/14) ... recorded a team-high 15 points in the home win over Morgan State (02/17/14) ... totaled 13 points, including 6-of-12 from the field, in the home overtime victory over Delaware State (03/06/14) ... finished second on the team in scoring with 17 points and tied a career-high four assists in the upset win over Norfolk State in the MEAC Tournament opening round (03/10/14) ... wrapped up her sophomore campaign scoring a team-high 14 points in a 30 minutes (career-high) of action in the MEAC Quarterfinals loss to Coppin State (03/13/14).

2012-13: Played in five games off the bench ... made first career basket, a three-pointer, in season opener at George Mason (11/13) ... earned two points with an assist and a steal vs. Old Dominion (11/20).

High School/Club: Played basketball for the Oakwood School, becoming the first female player ever from her high school to sign an NLI to play collegiate athletics ... team captain past two seasons, earning Coastal Plain Independent Conference MVP and NCISAA All-State honors in senior year ... led the Eagles to a pair of state Final Fours in 2011 and 2012, going to the finals in 2011 ... won the conference in 2010 and 2011 ... averaged 27 points per game in 2012.

Personal: Born Sept. 21, 1994 in Edenton, N.C. ... daughter of Marvin III and Erica Burke ... has a sister, Triniti, and a brother, Taranje ... major is exercise science ... pregame routine includes listening to music ... best sports moment is placing third in states in 11th grade ... lists her Mom as most influential person for being a hard worker ... best non-athletic accomplishment is graduating from high school ... plans to get a job at a high school upon graduation ... favorite sayings are "Hard work beats talent when talent doesn't work hard" and "Pain is only temporary" ... hobbies include watching cartoons ... favorite movie is "Dream Girls" ... personal athletic goal this season is to become a better player ... personal athletic goal upon graduation is to win the MEAC Championship.

BURKE'S CAREER STATISTICS
Total 3-Point FT Rebounds Scoring
Year GP-S Min/Avg fg-a % fg-a % ft-a % O-D tot avg a blk stl Pts-avg
'12-13 5-0 50/10.0 2-10 .200 1-3 .333 0-0 - 2-1 3 0.6 3 0 1 5-1.0
'13-14 30-13 523/17.4 57-235 .243 23-80 .288 33-57 .579 34-51 85 2.8 35 2 20 170-5.7
'14-15 27-0 541/20.0 89-250 .356 20-75 .267 47-72 .653 29-56 85 3.1 24 6 18 245-9.1
TOTAL 62-13 1114/18.0 148-495 .299 44-155 .284 80-129 .620 65-108 173 2.8 62 8 39 420-6.8

Career Highs
Points: 23 (@ American, Nov. 12, 2013)
Rebounds: 10 (@ Marshall, Nov. 22, 2014)
Steals: 4 (@ Hampton, Feb. 10, 2014)
Assists: 4 (2x, last: vs. Norfolk State, Mar. 10, 2014)
Blocks: 2 (3x, last: vs. Morgan State, Mar. 5, 2015)
Minutes: 39 (@ Marshall, Nov. 22, 2014)