Hawk Item - Scored 14 points and had 10 rebounds in NABC all-star game during Final Four weekend, helping East team to victory...averaged eight points and 7.3 rebounds in three games at Pourtsmouth, VA Invitational...selected to all-District team by Basketball Times and honorable mention all-Midwest team by Basketball Times...set Iowa records for steals in a season (79) and career (208)...set career field goal percentage at .575...ranks third in career blocked shots with 124...ranks 28th in career scoring with 1,090 points.
1997-98 - Ranked 25th in nation in steals per game (2.5) and 25th in field goal percentage (.603)...led Iowa in scoring 11 times and in rebounding 18 times...24 points (11-15 FGs), 11 rebounds, two blocked shots and four steals vs. Georgia...19 points (6-10 FGs) and eight rebounds vs. Michigan in Big Ten Tournament...20 points (7-11 FGs), seven rebounds, three steals and two blocked shots in win over Indiana to close regular season...14 points (5-5 FGs), five rebounds and three steals at Northwestern...16 points (7-12 FGs), 10 rebounds and three assists at Illinois for 10th double-double of the season...14 points (5-6 FGs, 4-5 FTs) five rebounds, three assists and four steals in win over 5th-ranked Purdue...15 points, 13 rebounds, two assists and three steals in home in over Ohio State for 9th double-double of the season...10 points, 14 rebounds and four assists vs. Minnesota for eighth double-double of the season...earned the Christ Street MVP award at the San Juan Christmas Shootout...nine points, 11 rebounds, two blocked shots and two steals in win at Iowa State, including final basket in 60-59 win...named MVP of Iowa's Super Chevy Shootout with career-high 25 points, seven rebounds, three blocked shots and four steals vs. Weber State...Big Ten Player of the Week for his play in win over Long Island as he had 20 points, 19 rebounds, five assists and three blocks...13 points and 13 rebounds vs. Drake for third double-double of season.
1996-97 - First team all-Big Ten by College Hoops Insider...third team all-Big Ten by Big Ten media and honorable mention by league coaches...earned all-tournament honors in Iowa's Super Chevy Shootout...averaged 11.8 points and 9.1 rebounds, shooting .553 from the field and .689 from the free throw line...scored and rebound in double figures in ten games...played in 29 of 32 games and started 26 times, missing three games in Hawaii...14 points and eight rebounds in NCAA loss to Kentucky...15 points and 16 rebounds in NCAA win over Virginia...11 points, 13 rebounds, three steals, two assists and a blocked shot in win over Indiana...19 points (8-8 FG) vs. Illinois...career-high 20 points on 6-11 FGs and 8-9 FTs at Michigan....also had 10 rebounds and three steals...11 points, 13 rebounds, two assists and two steals vs. Ohio State...12 points, 10 rebounds, two assists and two steals at Purdue...18 points on 7-11 FGs, along with eight rebounds, two blocked shots, and three steals vs. Iowa State...12 points and 18 rebounds vs. LaSalle, the most ever rebounds by an Iowa player in Carver-Hawkeye Arena.
1995-96 - Averaged 5.5 points and 4.5 rebounds per game, shooting .604 from the field and .672 from the line...eight pounds and four rebounds in win over Indiana...eight points, seven rebounds and two blocks vs. Northwestern...six points and team-high eight rebounds vs. Illinois...six points (2-3 FGs), six rebounds, three assists and one blocked shot at Colorado...second career double-double with 12 points and 11 rebounds at Northern Iowa...hit six of six free throws while scoring 10 of 12 points in the second half at Northern Iowa...eight points (4-5 FGs) and four rebounds vs. Colgate...11 points and eight rebounds vs. ETSU, hitting 5-6 FGs...matched career highs with 13 rebounds and three assists vs. Ohio.
1994-94 - Averaged 4.6 points and 4.5 rebounds, shooting .527 from the field and .593 from free throw line...in Big Ten stats ranked seventh in blocked shots (1.0) for all games...34 blocked shots ranked as 10th best single-season total at Iowa...eight rebounds vs. Northwestern...eight points on 3-4 FGs and two steals at Ohio State...four points and a team-high nine rebounds in just 17 minutes vs. Wisconsin...first career double-double with 13 points and 11 rebounds vs. Western Carolina.
High school - Iowa Basketball Association Class 4A Player of the Year as senior...four-year starter...the only four-year letterman in Ft. Madison's history...averaged 21.4 points and 10.5 rebounds for 18-2 team...only two losses came at hands of state champions...also averaged 3.5 assists and 4.5 blocks while shooting 72.6% from the field and 68.5% from the line...team captain as senior...three-time all-state selection...first team all-conference and team MVP for three seasons...averaged 24.1 points, 10.5 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 5.5 blocks as a junior...shot 70% from the floor and 40% from three-point range...career totals of 1,507 points, 749 rebounds, 231 assists, 210 steals and 294 blocked shots...member of the 1993 Iowa AAU team that competed at national tournaments in North Carolina and Arizona...MVP of state Dr. Pepper All-Star game...earned four letters in basketball and tennis, two in baseball, and one in cross country...four-time conference tennis champion...placed eighth in state doubles as a junior and fifth as a senior...first team all-conference and all-district and second team all-state as baseball pitcher.
Personal - Born 11/20/75...recreation and sports management major...two-time all-state music...member of National Honor Society...high school coach was Mark Bigler.
Personal Bests Points - 25 vs. Weber State, 12/6/97 Rebounds - 19 vs. Long Island, 11/29/97 FGM - 11 vs. Georgia, 3/11/98 FGA - 16, twice, last vs. Penn State, 1/28/98 FTM - 8, three times, last vs. Illinois, 1/8/98 FTA - 11 vs. Illinois, 1/8/98; vs. Indiana, 2/28/98 Assists - 5 at Illinois, 2/9/97; vs. Long Island, 11/29/97 Steals - 7 vs. Northwestern, 1/3/98 Blocks - 4 vs. Northern Iowa, 12/7/94; 4 vs. Penn State, 3/23/95 Minutes - 38 vs. Missouri, 1/24/98