Anthony Beane
    Anthony  Beane


    Normal, Ill.

    High School:

    Height / Weight:
    6-3 / 187




    Beane scores 31 points, leads S. Illinois over Drake 75-60

    Anthony Beane scored 31 points and Southern Illinois pulled away midway through the first half and cruised to a 75-60 victory over Drake on Saturday.


    Unrivaled work ethic a key to Anthony Beane's late-season success

    In his last dozen February games, the 6-foot-2 junior is averaging 21.1 points.


    Anthony Beane adjusting to bullseye on his back

    Junior guard is the league's third-leading scorer averaging 18.8 points


    Desmar Jackson, Anthony Beane named Second-Team All-Conference

    First All-Conference picks for SIU since 2008


    Beane Earns Second-Straight MVC Scholar-Athlete of the Week Honor

    Beane Has Earned Back-to-Back MVC Player of the Week and Scholar-Athlete of the Week from the MVC

    With 1,917 career points, he finished third in school history behind only Charlie Vaughn (2,088) and Kent Williams (2,012) in career scoring at SIU...Joined Ashraf Amaya and Kent Williams as the only players in school history to earn All-Conference honors three times...With 885 points, he tied Mike Glenn for the SIU Arena scoring record....With 1,066 points in conference games, he joined SIU's Kent Williams among 10 players in league history to score 1,000...Reached double figures in scoring 93 times in his career, reached 20+ points 36 times, and reached 30+ points seven times.

    2015-16 SENIOR
    Game-By-Game Stats
    *First-Team All-MVC
    *NABC First-Team All-District
    *MVC Player of the Week (Jan. 3, Feb. 15)
    *Lou Henson National Player of the Week (Feb. 15)
    Finished second in the MVC in scoring (19.3) behind Evansville's D.J. Balentine...The highest single-season scoring average by a Saluki player since Troy Hudson 1997...One of 31 players named to the Lou Henson award watch list, which goes to the top Mid-Major player in the nation...SIU's leader in scoring, 3-pointers and free throws...Had his first career double-double vs. Loyola on Feb. 6...With 31 points each in back-to-back games versus Indiana State and Drake, became the first Saluki to top 30 points in consecutive games since Troy Hudson in 1996.

    2014-15 JUNIOR
    Game-By-Game Stats
    *2nd-Team All-MVC
    *NABC All-District
    *MVC Player of the Week (Feb. 9)
    Ranked second in the MVC in scoring (16.1), 4th in free throw percentage (.813), 6th in steals (1.2) and 3rd in minutes played (34.8)...Scored 20 or more points 10 times...Was 29-for-65 (.446) from 3-point in the last 14 games...Had a streak of 24-straight made free throws from Nov. 23 through Dec. 14...Named to the All-Tournament team at the Kent State Classic, where he averaged 16.0 points in three games...Had a career-high 32 points at Tennessee State, in which he had 24 points at halftime (8-for-8 FGs, 4-for-4 FTs).

    2013-14 SOPHOMORE
    Game-By-Game Stats
    *2nd-Team All-MVC
    *MVC Most-Improved Team
    *1st-Team MVC Scholar-Athlete
    *Three-time MVC Player of the Week (Feb. 3, 10, 24)
    *Two-time MVC Scholar-Athlete of the Week (Feb. 3, 10)
    In the last 12 games, averaged 21.4 points, while shooting .520 from the field, .413 from 3-point and .831 from the FT line...Ranked 8th in scoring in MVC (14.7 ppg) and 7th in 3-point shooting (.394)...Scored 20+ points 11 times, including eight of the last 12 games.

    2012-13 FRESHMAN
    Game-By-Game Stats
    *MVC All-Freshman Team
    Finished seventh in school history in points scored by a freshman (283) and eighth in scoring average (9.1)...Second in the MVC in scoring average among freshmen, behind Missouri State's Marcus Marshall...Scored double figures 15 times, including 10 MVC games...Started MVC play with six-straight double-digit scoring games...Posted a season-high 17 points versus New Orleans on on Dec. 17.

    High School
    Averaged 16.3 points, 5.5 rebounds and 2.5 assists his senior year and was named 4A Second-Team All-State by the Associated Press...The Big 12 Conference Player of the Year as a junior and senior and The Pantagraph Player of the Year as a senior...Set a Normal High School record for 3-pointers in a season in 2012... Led NCHS to fourth place in the Class 4A State Tournament as a junior and to back-to-back Big 12 titles.

    Dawg Bites
    Originally signed with Illinois State, but was released from his scholarship and signed at Southern after his father was named an assistant on Barry Hinson's staff...Born May 6, 1994...Son of Katina and Anthony Beane, Sr....Has a younger brother, Darius, who is a highly touted basketball player as a freshman in high school.