Women's Basketball Coaching Staff
Rhema Gardner
Undergraduate Assistant
Coach Info:
Position: Undergraduate Assistant
Hometown: Upland, Calif.
High School: Ayala HS
Rhema Gardner redshirted the season after having surgery in October 2012 on her knee to remove floating cartilage.

•Played in all 30 games with 20 starts
•Scored a career-high 18 points in the opener against McNeese State
•Had double-digit rebounds in 12 games

•Saw action in 22 games off the bench
•Scored season-high four points v. Hawaii and at Oregon
•Had season-high 4 rebounds v. Hawaii

•Attended Ayala HS in Chino Hills, CA
•Played for Mel Sims on team which won Sierra League Championship as a senior
•Averaged 8.8 points, 5.4 rebounds and 1.8 blocks per game as a senior
•Had best senior game of 26 points, 16 rebounds vs. St. Lucy's
•Team lost to Santa Monica HS in the CIF Southern Section semifinals as a senior
•Team lost in 1st round of So. California state regional championship as a senior
•Recorded seven double figure scoring games and nine games with seven or more rebounds as a senior
•Averaged 12.9 points, 11.1 rebounds and 3.5 blocks per game as a junior
•Played club basketball with FBC

•Full name: Rhema Florestine Gardner
•Born on January 21, 1992 in Palm Springs, CA
•Family: Parents: Enrique and Consuellen Gardner; older sister Rebekah, is a junior on the team
•Lists Dwight Howard as the athlete she most admires
•Her biggest athletic thrill to date has been winning the CIF title her freshman year in high school
•Hobbies include reading and swimming
•Speaks German