Christopher Rickert Bio - Hawkeye Sports Official Athletic Site
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Christopher Rickert
Christopher Rickert


Sioux City, Iowa

High School:
Bishop Heelan

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 180



Final 2012-13 Men's Basketball Notes

Hawkeyes earn NIT runner-up honors, win 25 games


Iowa to Face Baylor for NIT Title

Hawkeyes and Bears square off at 8 p.m. (CT) Thursday


Men's Hoops to Make First NIT Semifinals Appearance

Iowa to face Maryland on Tuesday in NYC


47 Hawkeyes Named Winter Academic All-B1G

Honorees must be letterwiners in their 2nd academic year with a 3.0 GPA


'It's Just the Next Step in Our Journey'

Hawkeyes look for 20th win on Senior Day Saturday against Nebraska


NIT Championship - iowa vs Baylor

Iowa faces Baylor in the 2013 NIT Championship game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, April 4.


IA vs IN St - 1st round of NIT

Iowa hosts Indiana State in the first round of the NIT at Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Wednesday March 20, 2013.


Iowa vs Nebraska 3-9-13

Iowa defeats Nebraska 74-60 at the last home game of the season.


Iowa vs Texas A&M - Corpus Christi

Iowa returns home to host Texas A&M - Corpus Christi on Saturday Dec. 1, 2012.


Iowa vs UT-Pan American 11-09-12

Iowa hosts UT-Pan American at Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Friday night.

Hawk Items - - Non-scholarship athlete... two-time dean's list student.

2012-13 Honors -- Academic All-Big Ten honoree. 2012-13 -- Saw limited action in 12 games... posted career bests in scoring (4) and minutes played (4) in win over South Carolina State... dished out first career assist on an alley-oop pass to teammate Gabriel Olaseni in win over Coppin State... snagged a rebound in NIT championship vs. Baylor... letterwinner.

2011-12 -- Saw limited action in one game... recipient of the UI Academic Achievement scholarship and The UI Tippie College of Business scholarship... letterwinner.

High School -- Two-time lettermen for Bishop Heelan High School, who boasted a 20-5 and 25-2 record his junior and senior seasons, winning the class 3A State Championship his senior year... recipient of the CNOS Basketball Leaders of Tomorrow award and the Heelan Pride award... two-time team captain in cross country and track... led Heelan to a third-place finish at the 2009 state track meet including a runner up finish in the distance medley relay... four-year honor roll honoree.

Personal -- Born 5/20/1991... business economics and entrepreneurial studies major... parents are Mike and Liz Rickert... high school coach was Tom Betz... high school teammates with Hawkeye junior Zach McCabe.

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