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Weekly Player Profile - Malika Leatham
By: UCLA Athletics

Aug. 22, 2001

Malika Leatham

Sport: Women's Basketball

Year: Senior
Position: Center
Hometown: Houston, TX

High School: Hastings HS

TV show you can't miss:
The Real World

The one movie you must have in your movie collection:
Love and Basketball

Last CD you bought:
Missy Elliott - So Addictive

Best concert you've ever been to:

Best event you ever went to:
A family cruise to the Bahamas

Favorite Book:
The Coldest Winter Ever by Sista Souljah

If you could play any other sport at UCLA, what would it be and why?
Track - I did it in high school

If you could trade places with anyone for a day, who would it be with and why?
Someone famous or wealthy so that I could find out if money can or can't bring happiness

Pre-game rituals:
I take a shower before every game and pray

One word that best describes you:

Favorite place on campus:
Coaches' office - I'm in there a lot.

Most embarrassing moment:
When I got ejected from a game while being recruited by UCLA.

Pet Peeve:
I hate when guys say "Psst" and when people ask questions that have already been answered.


Who are the most famous people you have met?
Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Jenny Johnson, Mystikal, Wesley Snipes

Someone famous you would invite over for dinner:
Will Smith

Worst fear:

If you were granted three wishes, what would they be?
To be successful - with that wish, all my other wishes would come true.

Worst habit:
I'm a neat freak

Favorite childhood memory:
Carnival time back home (Virgin Islands)

Favorite ice cream flavor:
Strawberry Cheesecake

Favorite color:
Most bright colors - it fits my personality

Favorite thing to do outside sports:
I like to go out, go sightseeing, read, listen to music, watch TV.

UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Sunday, Nov 01
vs. Vanguard
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Nov 13
vs. St. John's
Los Angeles, CA
W, 73 - 58
Friday, Nov 20
vs. James Madison
Los Angeles, CA
W, 90 - 61
Sunday, Nov 22
vs. South Carolina
Los Angeles, CA
L, 65 - 68
Friday, Nov 27
vs. Louisiana Tech
Freeport, Grand Bahama Island, Bahamas
W, 68 - 57
Saturday, Nov 28 - 12:15 PM PST
vs. Notre Dame
Freeport, Grand Bahama Island, Bahamas
Saturday, Dec 05 - 2:00 PM PST
vs. CSU Bakersfield
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Dec 13 - 11:00 AM PST
at Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
Wednesday, Dec 16 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. UC Irvine
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Dec 18 - 7:05 PM PST
at Sacramento State
Sacramento, CA
Monday, Dec 21 - 6:00 PM PST
at California
Berkeley, CA
Monday, Dec 28 - 7:00 PM PST
at UC Riverside
Riverside, CA
Wednesday, Dec 30 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Jan 02 - 2:00 PM PST
vs. Oregon
Los Angeles, CA
Monday, Jan 04 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Oregon State
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Jan 10 - 6:00 PM PST
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Jan 15 - 6:00 PM PST
at Washington
Seattle, WA
Sunday, Jan 17 - 12:00 PM PST
at Washington State
Pullman, WA
Friday, Jan 22 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. California
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Jan 24 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Jan 29 - 6:00 PM PST
at Colorado
Boulder, CO
Sunday, Jan 31 - 1:00 PM PST
at Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
Friday, Feb 05 - 5:00 PM PST
at Arizona State
Tempe, AZ
Sunday, Feb 07 - 12:00 PM PST
at Arizona
Tucson, AZ
Friday, Feb 12 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Washington State
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Feb 14 - 11:00 AM PST
vs. Washington
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Feb 19 - 6:00 PM PST
at Oregon
Eugene, OR
Sunday, Feb 21 - 6:00 PM PST
at Oregon State
Corvallis, OR