D.J. Balentine scored 19 of his 33 points in the second half.
Junior guard made 5-of-8 shots from 3-point range at Chicago State last Saturday.
Cougars record first-ever win over the Salukis
Salukis trailed by one at halftime.
Scored a career-high 21 points at Chicago State, where he made 5-of-8 shots from 3-point on Nov. 30...After going more than a month without making a trey, went 5-for-11 from 3-point against Evansville on Jan. 11.
West Hills Community College
Averged 14 points, three rebounds and four assists in 2013, shooting 44 percent from the field and 35 percent from 3-point as a sophomore...Named All-Conference...Team finished 13-14 overall and 7-5 in the Central Valley Conference...Averaged 12.7 points, 2.5 rebounds and 2.4 assists his freshman year, shooting .414 from the field and .333 from 3-point range...Named to the Central Valley Conference All-Freshman team.
Curtis High School
Averaged 12 points his senior year and helped lead team to a 27-5 record and a city championship...Named MVP of city championship game.
Born May 7, 1991 in Staten Island, N.Y....Son of Stephanie and Emmanual Balogun...One of four children...Majoring in psychology.
|Mike Balogun Career Stats|
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