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Loyola men's basketball defeated Kent State, 73-59, in the CIT Second Round on March 24, 2013.
Loyola defeated Boston University, 70-63, on March 19.
Loyola men's basketball hosted Iona College on Sunday, January 27.
The Loyola University Maryland Men's Basketball team takes on Saint Peter's University at Reitz Arena on Sunday, Jan. 6
Loyola men's basketball played at Memphis on December 30, 2012.
2012-2013 (Senior): Enters his final year eight on Loyola career chart in field-goal percentage (.5189) and 20th in total rebounds (474)... His career rebounding average (7.52) is sixth, and his 85 career blocked shots are fourth.
2011-2012 (Junior): Named to the All-MAAC First Team after leading the Greyhounds in points (13.7) and rebounds (7.5) per game... Became the first player, and just the second in history, since Mike Powell in 1988 to earn All-District honors from the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC), garnering Second Team All-District II honors... Blocked 50 shots, tying Brian Carroll for third-most on Loyola's single-season list... Recovering from a broken nose just a few days earlier in practice, opened the season with 11 points and nine rebounds off the bench at Wake Forest (11/11)... Had back-to-back double-doubles following that with 15 points and 11 rebounds against Coppin State (11/14) and a career-best 27 points and 10 rebounds at UMBC (11/17)... Made 9-of-15 shots from the field and 9-of-14 at the free-throw line against the Retrievers... Went for 14 points and 10 rebounds at Siena (12/3)... Scored 12 points and pulled down a career-high 15 rebounds at George Washington (12/7)... Recorded a double-double with 14 points and 11 rebounds, while being matched up against future NBA No. 1 draft pick Anthony Davis at Kentucky (12/22)... Finished with 18 points on 6-of-9 from the floor to help Loyola snap Bucknell's 18-game home-court winning streak (12/28)... Dished out a career-high seven assists against Manhattan (1/5)... Scored 17 points and had 10 rebounds at Fairfield (1/13)... Made 7-of-9 shots and scored 18 at Niagara (1/27) and then had 15 in three-straight games, at Canisius (1/29), against Rider (2/3) and at Saint Peter's (2/5)... Knocked down 9-of-12 field goals and scored 22 points to go with 10 rebounds against Iona (2/10)... Hit 8-of-11 shots form the field and 5-of-6 at the line to score 21 points in the MAAC Quarterfinal against Niagara (3/3)... Followed that with another 21-point performance in the Semifinal versus Siena (3/4)... Named the MAAC Championships Most Outstanding Player after finishing with 10 points, seven rebounds and five blocked shots in the MAAC Championship Game against Fairfield (3/5)... Scored 19 points and blocked four shots in the NCAA Second Round against Ohio State (3/15).
2010-2011 (Redshirt Sophomore): Played in all 30 games and started 28, seeing his playing time and efficiency increase as the season went on... Led the team in rebounding (7.6 per game) and was second in scoring (10.8)... His rebounds per game mark ranked him third in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference... Led the team in field-goal percentage (.504) and steals (41)... Finished the season by scoring in double-figures in 11-straight games, a streak that is active entering the 2011-2012 season... Made his Loyola debut against Drexel (11/12), scoring three points and pulling down five rebounds, but then broke out with 16 points five days later in a victory over UMBC (11/17)... Grabbed 13 rebounds and scored eight points at Vermont (11/24) and then turned in a 14-point, 9-rebound game at Morgan State (11/29)... Scored 17 points and had nine boards against Mount St. Mary's (12/11) and then recorded 12 and 8 at Georgetown (12/18)... Logged his first collegiate double-double with 12 points and 10 rebounds, making all four of his field goals and all four of his free throws at Howard (12/22)... Scored 14 in back-to-back games against Marist (1/3) and at Manhattan (1/7), grabbing 13 rebounds against the Jaspers, as well... Had 10 points and four steals against Siena (1/28), starting his stretch of 11 in a row of 10 or more... Scored 12 points and had 11 rebounds in a double-overtime win against Iona (1/30) and followed that with 16 points and a season-high 15 rebounds at Rider (2/4)... Scored 18 against Canisius (2/13) to lift his point-per-game average over 10 for the first time... Followed that with 16 points and nine boards against Rider (2/16)... Logged a season-high 19 points, making 9-of-12 free throws, at Niagara (2/25)... Notched a double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds against Saint Peter's in the MAAC Quarterfinals.
2009-2010 (Sophomore): Sat out the season while he established his residency following his transfer from Northeastern University... Spent his time working on his game and working on the scout team... His competitive approach gave his teammates a good look of what to expect from opponents during practices.
2008-2009 (Freshman at Northeastern): Appeared in 12 games, but saw his most significant number of minutes in the postseason... Played a then season-high six minutes in a quarterfinal loss to Towson in the CAA Tournament (3/7), grabbing two rebounds and a steal... Ten days later, he played a season-high 11 minutes with two points and two rebounds in a win at Wyoming (3/17) in the first round of the College Basketball Invitational... Played eight minutes while making his only shot from the field and adding two rebounds in the CBI second-round loss at Texas-El Paso... Tallied his season-high for points with three in a home game with Rhode Island (12/08)... Made his debut against IUPUI (11/11) in the first game of the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic at Michigan.