Jamaal Foster
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    Jamaal Foster

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Columbia, Mo.

    High School:
    Hickman

    Height / Weight:
    6-10 / 225

    Position:
    F

    Birthdate:
    11/23/1984


    Updated Oct. 18, 2006

    2005-06 Notebook
    The first big man off the bench for the Salukis...Raised his level of play late in the season, playing key minutes down the stretch...Had a career-high 10 points and nine rebounds in the MVC quarterfinals versus Evansville on March 3...Second on the team in blocked shots (0.64 bpg)...Long and slender with a tremendous wingspan...Runs the floor well.

    2004-05 Season
    Became a regular part of the playing rotation the last three weeks of the season...Made 45.8 percent of his field goals on the season..Had a career-high six points versus Evansville.

    2003-04 Season
    Redshirted.

    High School
    Class 5A Central All-District pick as a junior and senior...Averaged 8.7 ppg and 6.9 rpg as a senior and 8.0 ppg and 10.0 rpg as a junior...Set a school record with 78 blocks during his junior year...An honor roll student.

    Dawg Bites
    Grew three inches between his sophomore and junior years of high school...Played on the same high school team as Kansas State guard Lance Harris...A teammate of Jamaal Tatum and Randal Falker on the St. Louis Eagles AAU team that won the Nike Supershowcase in Orlando in July of 2002...Majoring in recreation...Participated in SIU's future-scholars program in the summer of 2003...Born November 23, 1984 in Gary, Ind....Son of Darrell Foster...Father works in construction...Mother is deceased.

    Career Stats

    Total 3-Point Rebounds Year GP-GS Min/Avg FG-FGA Pct FG-FGA Pct FT-FTA Pct Off-Def Tot Avg PF-FO Ast TO Blk Stl Pts/Avg 2004-05 25-0 166/6.6 11-24 .458 0-0 .000 3-6 .500 10-13 23 0.9 26-0 4 9 3 2 25/1.0 2005-06 33-0 466/14.1 23-57 .404 0-1 .000 21-31 .677 42-51 93 2.8 62-1 11 21 21 1 67/2.0 TOTAL 58-0 632/10.9 34-81 .420 0-1 .000 24-37 .649 52-64 116 2.0 88-1 15 30 24 3 92/1.6


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