23 - Violet Alama
Violet Alama
Height: 6-1
Year: Senior
Hometown: Honolulu, HI
High School: Kalani HS
Position: F
EXP: 3V
gp 32
pts/g 6.7
fg % 34.1
3pt % 21.3
ft % 60.0
reb/g 5.8
a/g 0.8

2011-12 All-Big West Honorable Mention

2011-12 Big West Co-Sixth Woman of the Year

2012-13

Alama appeared in all 32 games and started 22 contests in her final season at CSUN … averaged 6.7 points and 5.8 points per game for the season … appeared in all 18 Big West Conference games and averaged 6.9 points and 6.4 rebounds per game … led or tied for the team lead in scoring three times and eight times in rebounds … finished her career with 121 games played, the most in school history … had 692 career rebounds, the fifth-most in school history … connected on 239 career free throws, the seventh-most in school history … blocked 85 shots in her career, the ninth-most in school history … recorded 14 points, a season-high seven field goals and six rebounds in the Big West Tournament victory over UC Davis … earned her first career Big West Player of the Week honors after averaging a double-double as the Matadors split games against Pacific and UC Davis … in the loss to the Tigers, Alama posted a season-high 15 points and 13 rebounds to finish with her first double-double of the season … two days later, she recorded 13 points and eight rebounds as the Matadors rallied past the Aggies … on a per game basis, finished 12th in the Big West Conference in rebounds per game … finished her career with 26 double-figure point games, 14 double-figure rebound games and eight career doubles.

2011-12

Alama appeared in all 31 games for Northridge, making seven starts … earned All-Big West Honorable Mention honors and was named Big West Co-Sixth Woman of the Year after averaging 7.2 points and 5.9 rebounds for the season … scored a season-high 19 points to go with 10 rebounds in a road loss at UC Davis … also had a double-double (15 points, 10 rebounds) in the season-opening victory at San Francisco … added 30 assists, 18 blocks and 33 steals during the season … finished second on the team with a free throw percentage of .750 (60-80) … pulled down a season-high 11 rebounds in two games … dished out season-high four assists in two games … had a career-high five steals in road loss at UC Davis … ended season ranked 10th in career free throw percentage at ..732 (194-265)  and  eighth in school history with 66 career blocks. 

2010-2011

Violet Alama appeared in all 30 games during her sophomore season, making 22 starts ... finished second on the team in scoring on a career-high 10.9 points-per-game ... also was team's second-leading rebounder with 174 boards, an average of 5.8 per game and a new career high ... rebounding average placed her 10th among all league players for the season ... ranked sixth in free throw percentage (.790; 98-of-124) among all league players for the season ... named to All-Tournament Team at The Jack in the Box Rainbow Wahine Classic for her performances in CSUN's three games ... scored a career-high 32 points and 12 field goals against Eastern Michigan on Nov. 21 ... also posted season-high 11 rebounds against the Eagles, the first of three times she would match the total ... scored 16 points and had eight rebounds against Hawai'i on Nov. 19 ... had eight points and nine rebounds against Oregon State on Nov. 20 ... also set several new career highs throughout the course of the season ... had a career-high three 3-pointers at Long Beach State on Feb. 9 ... knocked down a career-high eight free throws on three different occasions ... dished out a career-high eight assists against Cal State Fullerton on Feb. 12 ... blocked a career-high four shots at Cal Poly on Jan. 22 ... had a career-high four steals in two different games ... played a career-high 38 minutes against Eastern Michigan on Nov. 21 ... finished the year with four double-doubles ... second double-double came on 20-point, 11-rebound performance against Long Beach State on Jan. 5 ... nearly posted a triple-double by recording 17 points, 11 rebounds and eight assists against Cal State Fullerton on Feb. 12 ... fourth double-double came in win over Cal Poly on Feb. 17 courtesy of 14 points and 11 rebounds ... opened season with 20 points against Pepperdine on Nov. 17 ... finished season with career-high 61 assists and 32 steals ... also had 20 blocked shots.

2009-10

Alama appeared in 28 games for CSUN, making six starts in her freshman season ... averaged 4.1 points and 5.3 rebounds for the season ... averages jumped to 5.6 points and 5.8 rebounds in Big West Conference play ... finished second on the team with 26 blocked shots ... posted a season-high 17 rebounds and seven field goals in season finale at Pacific on Mar. 6 ... tied a season high with 15 points in game against Tigers, posting her first career double-double ... also scored 15 points vs. Long Beach State on Feb. 6 ... pulled down 10 rebounds vs. Seattle on Feb. 10 ... blocked season-high four shots against Cal Poly on Jan. 23 ... recorded season-high three steals vs. UC Riverside on Feb. 4 ... dished out season-high three assists vs Pacific on Jan. 2.

Kalani High School

Alama was a four-year starter for the Falcons on the hardwood ... earned All-Oahu Interscholastic Association Honors following 2007, 2008 and 2009 seasons ... member of 2007 league championship team ... graduated in 2009.

Personal

Born on Dec. 9, 1991 ... daughter of Barbara and Yale Alama ... has a sisters, Rose ... lists the late Heath Ledger, actress Jessica Biel, Jack Johnson and acai bowls as some of her favorites ... chose her number because it is shared by Sebastian Telfair of the Phoenix Suns ... heads to the beach to surf when she has time to relax ... can't imagine going a week without orange juice ... majoring in Kinesiology.

Recent Games
Feb 23 at UC Santa Barbara L, 66-55
Mar 2 at Hawai'i L, 69-60
Mar 7 Cal State Fullerton W, 72-44
Mar 9 UC Riverside W, 55-54
Mar 12 vs. UC Davis W, 61-40
Mar 13 vs. UC Santa Barbara L, 45-31
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 32 18
Games started 22 12
Minutes 812 467
Minutes per game 25.4 25.9
FG 79-232 43-132
FG Pct 34.1 32.6
3PT 10-47 5-22
3PT Pct 21.3 22.7
FT 45-75 33-57
FT Pct 60.0 57.9
Off rebounds 79 57
Def rebounds 108 59
Total rebounds 187 116
Rebounds per game 5.8 6.4
Personal fouls 90 49
Disqualifications 4 2
Assists 26 16
Turnovers 72 40
Assist to turnover ratio 0.4 0.4
Steals 29 19
Blocks 19 12
Points 213 124
Points per game 6.7 6.9
Points per 40 min 10.5 10.6
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 2 The Master's College W, 83-45 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Portland W, 70-51 1 28 3-12 25.0 2-8 25.0 0-0 - 8
Nov 15 Eastern Wash. W, 66-44 1 20 1-5 20.0 0-1 0.0 2-4 50.0 4
Nov 17 at #23 Arizona L, 53-46 1 26 0-6 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 23 South Ala. W, 47-40 1 30 2-10 20.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 5
Nov 24 Penn St. L, 85-73 1 34 5-8 62.5 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 11
Nov 29 at Santa Clara W, 70-67 1 22 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 6
Dec 1 at San Jose St. L, 73-63 1 24 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 6
Dec 5 San Francisco W, 77-33 - 21 1-6 16.7 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
Dec 8 at Fresno State L, 68-53 - 17 2-4 50.0 0-1 0.0 2-3 66.7 6
Dec 20 at UCLA W, 77-72 - 22 1-3 33.3 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3
Dec 29 at Oklahoma L, 79-57 - 21 4-10 40.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 9
Jan 3 at UC Riverside W, 65-49 - 24 0-7 0.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 2
Jan 5 at Cal State Fullerton W, 56-55 - 22 1-6 16.7 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 4
Jan 9 Long Beach State W, 73-52 - 17 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 4
Jan 12 UC Irvine W, 59-48 - 22 1-6 16.7 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 4
Jan 17 at UC Davis L, 61-46 - 13 0-4 0.0 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 3
Jan 19 at Pacific L, 60-51 - 22 2-7 28.6 1-2 50.0 4-9 44.4 9
Jan 24 UC Santa Barbara L, 56-37 1 28 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 2-6 33.3 6
Jan 26 Cal Poly W, 80-70 1 31 1-6 16.7 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 2
Jan 30 at Bakersfield L, 70-62 1 27 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 6
Feb 2 Hawai'i L, 65-53 1 25 2-7 28.6 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 5
Feb 7 at UC Irvine W, 68-52 1 30 4-8 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 8
Feb 9 at Long Beach State L, 70-63 1 27 4-9 44.4 0-2 0.0 1-3 33.3 9
Feb 14 Pacific L, 74-56 1 30 5-12 41.7 1-1 100.0 4-6 66.7 15
Feb 16 UC Davis W, 51-49 1 30 6-13 46.2 0-3 0.0 1-3 33.3 13
Feb 21 at Cal Poly L, 66-49 1 31 0-5 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0
Feb 23 at UC Santa Barbara L, 66-55 1 37 5-11 45.5 0-2 0.0 4-7 57.1 14
Mar 2 at Hawai'i L, 69-60 1 32 5-11 45.5 1-1 100.0 3-5 60.0 14
Mar 7 Cal State Fullerton W, 72-44 1 26 4-8 50.0 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 9
Mar 9 UC Riverside W, 55-54 1 20 1-5 20.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Mar 12 vs. UC Davis W, 61-40 1 21 7-13 53.8 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 14
Mar 13 vs. UC Santa Barbara L, 45-31 1 32 3-6 50.0 0-2 0.0 3-4 75.0 9
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 2 The Master's College W, 83-45 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Portland W, 70-51 1 28 2 6 8 1 4 0.2 0 1 0 0
Nov 15 Eastern Wash. W, 66-44 1 20 2 3 5 1 2 0.5 1 0 4 0
Nov 17 at #23 Arizona L, 53-46 1 26 0 4 4 1 3 0.3 0 1 4 0
Nov 23 South Ala. W, 47-40 1 30 2 7 9 1 6 0.2 0 0 0 0
Nov 24 Penn St. L, 85-73 1 34 2 2 4 1 1 1.0 0 0 4 0
Nov 29 at Santa Clara W, 70-67 1 22 2 3 5 1 1 1.0 1 0 4 0
Dec 1 at San Jose St. L, 73-63 1 24 1 3 4 1 2 0.5 1 0 4 0
Dec 5 San Francisco W, 77-33 - 21 0 3 3 1 2 0.5 0 3 2 0
Dec 8 at Fresno State L, 68-53 - 17 3 2 5 0 3 0.0 1 1 2 0
Dec 20 at UCLA W, 77-72 - 22 0 3 3 0 1 0.0 2 0 4 0
Dec 29 at Oklahoma L, 79-57 - 21 3 3 6 0 2 0.0 0 1 1 0
Jan 3 at UC Riverside W, 65-49 - 24 5 1 6 1 0 - 2 1 0 0
Jan 5 at Cal State Fullerton W, 56-55 - 22 4 0 4 1 1 1.0 0 1 1 0
Jan 9 Long Beach State W, 73-52 - 17 0 6 6 2 2 1.0 3 0 3 0
Jan 12 UC Irvine W, 59-48 - 22 3 4 7 1 2 0.5 1 1 2 0
Jan 17 at UC Davis L, 61-46 - 13 3 0 3 1 1 1.0 1 0 3 0
Jan 19 at Pacific L, 60-51 - 22 2 3 5 2 4 0.5 1 1 2 0
Jan 24 UC Santa Barbara L, 56-37 1 28 5 3 8 0 2 0.0 2 1 2 0
Jan 26 Cal Poly W, 80-70 1 31 3 3 6 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 0
Jan 30 at Bakersfield L, 70-62 1 27 3 2 5 1 3 0.3 2 0 5 1
Feb 2 Hawai'i L, 65-53 1 25 4 6 10 0 3 0.0 0 1 3 0
Feb 7 at UC Irvine W, 68-52 1 30 6 6 12 2 5 0.4 2 0 2 0
Feb 9 at Long Beach State L, 70-63 1 27 4 6 10 0 2 0.0 0 0 5 1
Feb 14 Pacific L, 74-56 1 30 8 5 13 2 4 0.5 1 1 4 0
Feb 16 UC Davis W, 51-49 1 30 4 4 8 0 2 0.0 0 0 3 0
Feb 21 at Cal Poly L, 66-49 1 31 1 2 3 0 1 0.0 2 2 3 0
Feb 23 at UC Santa Barbara L, 66-55 1 37 1 4 5 0 3 0.0 1 1 3 0
Mar 2 at Hawai'i L, 69-60 1 32 0 1 1 0 4 0.0 2 1 5 1
Mar 7 Cal State Fullerton W, 72-44 1 26 1 3 4 2 3 0.7 0 0 4 0
Mar 9 UC Riverside W, 55-54 1 20 3 2 5 2 0 - 1 1 1 0
Mar 12 vs. UC Davis W, 61-40 1 21 2 4 6 1 0 - 0 0 2 0
Mar 13 vs. UC Santa Barbara L, 45-31 1 32 0 4 4 0 2 0.0 2 0 5 1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2012-13 32 22 25.4 2.5-7.2 34.1 0.3-1.5 21.3 1.4-2.3 60.0 6.7
Total 32 22 25.4 2.5-7.2 34.1 0.3-1.5 21.3 1.4-2.3 60.0 6.7
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2012-13 32 22 812 79-232 34.1 10-47 21.3 45-75 60.0 213
Total 32 22 812 79-232 34.1 10-47 21.3 45-75 60.0 213
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2012-13 32 22 25.4 2.5 3.4 5.8 2.8 0.1 0.8 2.2 0.4 0.9 0.6
Total 32 22 25.4 2.5 3.4 5.8 2.8 0.1 0.8 2.2 0.4 0.9 0.6
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2012-13 32 22 812 79 108 187 90 4 26 72 0.4 29 19
Total 32 22 812 79 108 187 90 4 26 72 0.4 29 19
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 32 22 25.4 2.5-7.2 34.1 0.3-1.5 21.3 1.4-2.3 60.0 6.7
Conference 18 12 25.9 2.4-7.3 32.6 0.3-1.2 22.7 1.8-3.2 57.9 6.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 14 11 25.9 2.4-7.5 32.4 0.4-2.0 21.4 1.2-2.1 56.7 6.5
Away 16 9 24.8 2.2-6.8 32.4 0.2-1.0 25.0 1.6-2.6 61.0 6.2
Neutral 2 2 26.5 5.0-9.5 52.6 0.0-1.5 0.0 1.5-2.0 75.0 11.5

Wins 16 10 24.1 2.2-7.2 30.4 0.3-1.6 20.0 1.0-1.4 72.7 5.7
Losses 16 12 26.6 2.8-7.3 37.6 0.3-1.4 22.7 1.8-3.3 54.7 7.6

November 6 6 26.7 2.2-7.7 28.3 0.5-2.7 18.8 0.8-1.3 62.5 5.7
December 5 1 21.0 2.0-5.4 37.0 0.4-1.2 33.3 0.8-1.0 80.0 5.2
January 9 3 22.9 1.1-5.7 19.6 0.1-0.7 16.7 2.1-3.4 61.3 4.4
February 7 7 30.0 3.7-9.3 40.0 0.3-1.7 16.7 1.4-2.9 50.0 9.1
March 5 5 26.2 4.0-8.6 46.5 0.4-1.4 28.6 1.4-2.2 63.6 9.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 32 22 812 79-232 34.1 10-47 21.3 45-75 60.0 213
Conference 18 12 467 43-132 32.6 5-22 22.7 33-57 57.9 124
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Home 14 11 362 34-105 32.4 6-28 21.4 17-30 56.7 91
Away 16 9 397 35-108 32.4 4-16 25.0 25-41 61.0 99
Neutral 2 2 53 10-19 52.6 0-3 0.0 3-4 75.0 23

Wins 16 10 386 35-115 30.4 5-25 20.0 16-22 72.7 91
Losses 16 12 426 44-117 37.6 5-22 22.7 29-53 54.7 122

November 6 6 160 13-46 28.3 3-16 18.8 5-8 62.5 34
December 5 1 105 10-27 37.0 2-6 33.3 4-5 80.0 26
January 9 3 206 10-51 19.6 1-6 16.7 19-31 61.3 40
February 7 7 210 26-65 40.0 2-12 16.7 10-20 50.0 64
March 5 5 131 20-43 46.5 2-7 28.6 7-11 63.6 49
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 32 22 25.4 2.5 3.4 5.8 2.8 0.1 0.8 2.2 0.4 0.9 0.6
Conference 18 12 25.9 3.2 3.3 6.4 2.7 0.1 0.9 2.2 0.4 1.1 0.7
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 14 11 25.9 2.8 4.1 6.9 2.5 0.0 1.0 2.4 0.4 0.6 0.6
Away 16 9 24.8 2.4 2.7 5.1 3.0 0.2 0.7 2.2 0.3 1.1 0.6
Neutral 2 2 26.5 1.0 4.0 5.0 3.5 0.5 0.5 1.0 0.5 1.0 0.0

Wins 16 10 24.1 2.4 3.6 6.1 2.2 0.0 1.1 2.0 0.5 0.8 0.5
Losses 16 12 26.6 2.5 3.1 5.6 3.4 0.2 0.6 2.5 0.2 1.0 0.7

November 6 6 26.7 1.7 4.2 5.8 2.7 0.0 1.0 2.8 0.4 0.3 0.3
December 5 1 21.0 1.4 2.8 4.2 2.6 0.0 0.4 2.0 0.2 0.8 1.0
January 9 3 22.9 3.1 2.4 5.6 2.3 0.1 1.0 1.8 0.6 1.3 0.6
February 7 7 30.0 4.0 4.7 8.7 3.3 0.1 0.6 2.9 0.2 0.9 0.7
March 5 5 26.2 1.2 2.8 4.0 3.4 0.4 1.0 1.8 0.6 1.0 0.4
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 32 22 812 79 108 187 90 4 26 72 0.4 29 19
Conference 18 12 467 57 59 116 49 2 16 40 0.4 19 12
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 14 11 362 39 57 96 35 0 14 34 0.4 9 9
Away 16 9 397 38 43 81 48 3 11 36 0.3 18 10
Neutral 2 2 53 2 8 10 7 1 1 2 0.5 2 0

Wins 16 10 386 39 58 97 35 0 17 32 0.5 13 8
Losses 16 12 426 40 50 90 55 4 9 40 0.2 16 11

November 6 6 160 10 25 35 16 0 6 17 0.4 2 2
December 5 1 105 7 14 21 13 0 2 10 0.2 4 5
January 9 3 206 28 22 50 21 1 9 16 0.6 12 5
February 7 7 210 28 33 61 23 1 4 20 0.2 6 5
March 5 5 131 6 14 20 17 2 5 9 0.6 5 2