Colby Long
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    Colby Long

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Mt. Zion, Ill.

    High School:
    Mt. Zion

    Height / Weight:
    6-0 / 180

    Position:
    G

    Birthdate:
    10/21/1990


    07/02/2014

    182 Salukis earn academic honors from MVC

    Six earn presigious President's Council Academic Award

    03/01/2014

    Tyler Smithpeters buries game-winning 3-pointer to lift Salukis past Redbirds, 66-65

    Salukis finish tied for fourth place and will be the No. 6 seed and play Northern Iowa next Friday night at 8:35 p.m.

    01/10/2014

    Colby Long preparing for active duty deployment in U.S. Army

    Saluki senior guard received stellar marks at Army's LDAC training.

    08/19/2013

    Colby Long and his identical twin, Caleb, are alike in almost every way

    01/29/2013

    Men's Basketball hosts Drake on Wednesday night

    Salukis look to snap four-game losing streak.

    2013-14 SENIOR
    Game-By-Game Stats
    Walk-on player who saw action in nine games and made his first-career start on Senior Day on March 1 versus Illinois State...Made 3-pointers versus Missouri S&T, at Illinois State and versus Missouri State.

    2012-13 JUNIOR
    Game-By-Game Stats
    Joined the team as a walk-on and went on to play significant minutes off the bench in 23 games...Recorded a career-high six points versus Creighton...Played double-digit minutes in three games.

    High School
    Averaged 20 points, 5 assists and 5 rebounds as a senior for Class 3A Mt. Zion High School in 2009...Mt. Zion lost to Decatur MacArthur in Regionals...Named All-Conference and All-County his senior year...Played three seasons of varsity basketball for coach Jay Driscoll...Also played football his senior year.

    Dawg Bites
    Born Oct. 21, 1990, in Decatur, Ill...Son of Tom and Tami Long...Father is an engineer and mother is a medical transcripitionist...Has three siblings, including an identical twin brother, Caleb, who played in seven games for the Salukis as a walk-on during the 2009-10 season. Majoring in sports administration with a minor in military science. Report

    Career Stats
    Total3-PtrF-ThrowsRebounds
    SeasonGP-GSMin/AvgFG-FGAPctFG-FGAPctFT-FTAPctOffDefTotAvgPFFOATOBlkStlPtsAvg
    2012-1323-0102/4.46-17.3534-12.3331-3.333246.3507100117.7
    2013-149-126/2.93-11.2733-9.3330-0.000022.210120091.0
    Total32-1128/4.09-28.3217-21.3331-3.333268.3608120126.8
    Friday, Dec 19
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Basketball Carbondale, Ill. 7:05 PM Free Audio
    Monday, Dec 22
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Basketball Carbondale, Ill. 7:05 PM Free Audio
    Wednesday, Dec 31
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Basketball Carbondale, Ill. 5:05 PM Free Audio
    Saturday, Jan 3
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Basketball Peoria, Ill. 7:00 PM Free Audio
    Wednesday, Jan 7
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Basketball Cedar Falls, Iowa 7:00 PM Free Audio
    Saturday, Jan 10
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Basketball Carbondale, Ill. 3:05 PM Free Audio
    Wednesday, Jan 14
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Basketball Wichita, Kan. 7:00 PM Free Audio
    Sunday, Jan 18
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Basketball Carbondale, Ill. TBA Free Audio
    Wednesday, Jan 21
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Basketball Carbondale, Ill. 7:00 PM Free Audio
    Saturday, Jan 24
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Basketball Evansville, Ind. 3:00 PM Free Audio
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