Women's Basketball

Emily Ben-Jumbo
Emily Ben-Jumbo


Tualatin, OR

High School:
Tualatin HS





Tigers on Tap

Women's basketball closes out a four-game WCC homestand against Pacific on Saturday at 2 p.m.


Shorthanded Lions Fall to Gaels

The Lions mounted a big second-half comeback but fell short down the stretch in a 56-49 setback to Saint Mary's.


Lions vs Gaels, Round Two

The second round of West Coast Conference play begins Thursday, Jan. 29 with LMU hosting Saint Mary's at 7 p.m.


Early Turnovers, Late USF Run Hurts Lions

LMU women's basketball could not overcome 12 first half turnovers and a hot shooting USF team in a 74-65 setback Saturday.


Lions Look For Two Straight

The Lions continue a four-game WCC home stand Saturday, hosting San Francisco at 2 p.m. in Gersten Pavilion.


WBB | Preview of LMU v CP

Emily Ben-Jumbo previews the upcoming game versus Cal Poly.


WBB | First Week of Team Practice

Women's basketball began official team practice on Sunday, Oct. 5.


WBB | Preview of LMU at SCU

Interview with Emily Ben-Jumbo previewing LMU's upcoming game at Santa Clara.


WBB | Preview of LU vs. NAU

Interview with Emily Ben-Jumbo previewing LMU's upcoming game vs. Northern Arizona.


Lions' All-Access Interview with Emily Ben-Jumbo

Inside the Lions Preview presented by Muscle Milk interviews EMily Ben-Jumbo in advance of the Lions game at Gonzaga.


Women's Basketball vs. San Francisco - 1/24/15

Women's Basketball vs. San Francisco - 1/24/15 Photos by Jeff Golden


Women's Basketball vs. Santa Clara - 1/22/15

Women's Basketball vs. Santa Clara - 1/22/15 Photos by Jeff Golden


Women's Basketball USMC Team Building Exercise

Women's Basketball USMC Team Building Exercise on Jan. 5, 2015


Women's Basketball vs. Bowling Green - 11/29/14

Championship Game of the DoubleTree LA Westside Thanksgiving Classic - LMU vs. Bowling Green - 11/29/14



First day of the 17th LMU Thanksgiving Classic

At LMU...
Appeared in all 30 games, earning 29 starts... averaged 22.1 minutes, 6.6 points and 6.6 rebounds per game... scored in double-figures seven times and pulled down double-digit rebounds seven times... recorded a 12-point, 13-rebound double-double versus Portland (Jan. 25)... had a season-high 13 points versus Saint Mary's (Feb. 13)... was the female recipient of the 2013-14 West Coast Conference's individual sportsmanship honor...

Named a team co-captain as a sophomore... appeared in 28 games while earning six starts... averaged 2.4 points and 2.9 rebounds in 10.8 minutes per game... scored in 18 of her 28 appearances... season-high eight points vs. San Francisco (Jan. 17)... pulled down a season-high six boards vs Portland (Jan. 19), vs. Santa Clara (Feb. 7) and vs. San Francisco (Mar. 7)...

Appeared in all 30 games and started 16 as a freshman... averaged 2.7 points, 3.8 rebounds and led the team with 24 blocks... scored in 20 games... recorded one double-double, a 15-point, 14-rebound effort at Cal State Northridge (Nov. 14)... had a career-high four blocks against Cal Poly (Dec. 19)...

High School...
Four-year letterwinner at Tualatin High School for Coach Todd Jukkala... team captain as a senior... ranked as the 120th forward in the country by Hoopgurlz.com... two-time First Team All-Pacific Conference... Honorable Mention All-State... named one of the strongest players in Oregon by SLAM Magazine... averaged a double-double of 12 ppg and 10 rpg as a senior... also played two years of soccer...

Emily Judith Benonaih-Jumbo was born on December 15, 1992 in Clackamas, Ore.... daughter of Ben Jumbo and Elizabeth Benonaih-Jumbo... youngest of four children with older sisters Vivian and Juliet and brother Sonny... chose LMU because it fit her desire to attend a private university in California with a fantastic basketball program... also considered San Diego, UC Santa Barbara, Pepperdine, Texas, and UNLV among others... volunteered with the American Cancer Society Race for the Cure and coaching at kids camps... member of Future Business Leaders of America... majoring in business...

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