LaMar Owen
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    LaMar Owen

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Owensboro, Ky.

    High School:
    Owensboro

    Last College:
    Southeastern Illinois College

    Height / Weight:
    6-5 / 185

    Position:
    F

    Birthdate:
    06/03/1983


    Updated March 6, 2005

    Scouting Report
    A high-energy player who is not afraid to sacrifice his body to make a play...Fan favorite...An excellent defender who has no trouble matching up with a bigger opponent...A slasher, who plays above the rim.

    2004-05 Season
    The team's second-leading rebounder (4.1 rpg)...Had a career-high 21 points against Vanderbilt and earned MVC Player of the Week honors on Nov. 29...Named to the 2004 Las Vegas Invitational All-Tournament team.

    2003-04 Season
    * MVC Sixth Man of the Year
    * MVC All-Newcomer Team
    * MVC All-Bench Team
    Recorded a career-high 18 points against Evansville in the MVC Tournament quarterfinals...Averaged 13.5 ppg, 10.0 rpg, 2.0 spg in the MVC Tournament...A slasher who plays above the rim...An excellent defender who plays with tremendous energy...Led the team and was fourth in the conference in field goal percentage (55.7)...The leading scorer off the bench and fourth overall (8.4 ppg)...Had his first, career double-double, 12 points, 11 rebounds against Northern Iowa...Had 16 points, 8 rebounds, 3 steals performance in his first career start versus Illinois State, subbing for Brad Korn, who had the flu...Made all five shots in his Saluki debut at Wyoming.

    Southeastern Illinois College
    Honorable mention JUCO All-American in 2003 as he helped lead SIC to a seventh place finish at the National Junior College Athletic Association national tournament...Averaged 15.5 ppg and 7.5 rpg...His team compiled a 61-8 record during his career.

    High School
    As a senior at Owensboro High School in 2001, averaged 18.5 ppg and 11.0 rpg...Named second-team all-state by the Louisville Courier Journal and third-team all-state by the Associated Press...Also named Mr. Soccer in the state of Kentucky.

    Dawg Bites
    * Nicknamed "The Freak" by former teammate Sylvester Willis for his energetic court presence
    * His combined record in JUCO and SIU is 112-20
    * Named Mr. Soccer in the state of Kentucky his senior year of high school
    * Majoring in university studies
    * Born June 3, 1983 in Owensboro, Ky.
    * Son of Larry and Janice Owen...Father works for Deramic Batteries and mother works in health care.

    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 2003 30-1 564/18.8 103-185 .557 1-2 .500 45-62 .726 55-75 130 4.3 77-1 16 22 17 37 252/8.4 2004 33-20 667/20.2 98-188 .521 0-2 .000 26-36 .722 59-75 134 4.1 93-0 23 26 16 38 222/6.7 TOTAL 63-21 1231/19.5 201-373 .539 1-4 .250 71-98 .724 114-150 264 4.2 170-1 39 48 33 75 474/7.5


    2004-05 Game-by-Game

    |---TOTAL---| |---3-PTS---| |----REBOUNDS----| Opponent Date GS Min FG-FGA Pct 3FG-FGA Pct FT-FTA Pct Off Def Tot Avg PF FO A TO Blk Stl Pts Avg ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ AUGUSTANA 11-21-04 * 30 5-9 .556 0-0 .000 3-4 .750 1 2 3 3.0 3 0 1 1 0 5 13 13.0 TENNESSEE STATE 11-23-04 * 21 4-8 .500 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 3 1 4 3.5 3 0 1 0 0 0 8 10.5 vs Vanderbilt 11/26/06 * 35 10-14 .714 0-0 .000 1-2 .500 2 8 10 5.7 3 0 1 1 2 0 21 14.0 vs UTEP 11/27/04 * 25 5-12 .417 0-0 .000 1-1 1.000 3 4 7 6.0 2 0 1 0 0 0 11 13.3 at HAWAII 11/29/04 * 33 0-6 .000 0-1 .000 2-4 .500 4 4 8 6.4 3 0 2 5 3 1 2 11.0 at Arkansas-Little Roc 12/07/04 * 26 3-6 .500 0-1 .000 0-0 .000 5 5 10 7.0 4 0 0 1 0 0 6 10.2 MURRAY STATE 12-10-04 * 18 1-2 .500 0-0 .000 2-2 1.000 1 3 4 6.6 4 0 0 1 0 0 4 9.3 WRIGHT STATE UNIVERSIT 12-14-04 * 19 1-4 .250 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 1 2 3 6.1 2 0 1 0 1 1 2 8.4 at Southeast Missouri 12/18/04 * 20 2-6 .333 0-0 .000 1-2 .500 0 2 2 5.7 2 0 1 0 0 0 5 8.0 SAINT LOUIS 12-21-04 * 9 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 0 1 1 5.2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 7.2 ILLINOIS STATE 12-23-04 * 26 2-6 .333 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 3 2 5 5.2 0 0 2 2 1 4 4 6.9 WYOMING 12-30-04 * 17 2-5 .400 0-0 .000 1-2 .500 0 4 4 5.1 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 6.8 DRAKE 01-02-05 * 19 5-7 .714 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 1 1 2 4.8 3 0 0 0 1 1 10 7.0 at Louisiana-Lafayette 01/05/05 * 25 8-10 .800 0-0 .000 2-2 1.000 4 4 8 5.1 4 0 0 0 0 0 18 7.8 at Creighton 01-09-05 * 27 3-7 .429 0-0 .000 3-5 .600 4 4 8 5.3 3 0 0 3 0 1 9 7.9 at Evansville 01-12-05 * 27 6-8 .750 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 3 5 8 5.4 2 0 0 0 0 1 12 8.1 SOUTHWEST MISSOURI ST. 01-15-05 * 12 1-1 1.000 0-0 .000 2-2 1.000 0 2 2 5.2 2 0 0 2 1 1 4 7.9 BRADLEY 01-19-05 * 23 5-9 .556 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 4 2 6 5.3 1 0 1 1 0 4 10 8.0 at Wichita State 01-22-05 * 15 3-3 1.000 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 0 3 3 5.2 4 0 1 0 0 0 6 7.9 at SMS 01/26/05 * 16 1-5 .200 0-0 .000 2-3 .667 2 1 3 5.1 2 0 0 1 0 0 4 7.7 EVANSVILLE 01-29-05 18 3-3 1.000 0-0 .000 2-2 1.000 1 0 1 4.9 3 0 0 0 0 2 8 7.7 at Bradley Braves 02-02-05 16 3-5 .600 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 1 1 2 4.7 4 0 0 2 0 0 6 7.6 at Northern Iowa 02/05/05 14 2-4 .500 0-0 .000 0-1 .000 2 0 2 4.6 3 0 0 0 0 3 4 7.5 at Drake 02-07-05 34 7-14 .500 0-0 .000 2-2 1.000 3 5 8 4.8 3 0 3 1 2 4 16 7.8 INDIANA STATE 02-09-05 18 3-4 .750 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 2 0 2 4.6 4 0 1 1 1 0 6 7.8 CREIGHTON 02-12-05 19 4-5 .800 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 1 4 5 4.7 3 0 1 2 1 3 8 7.8 at Illinois State 02-16-05 17 2-4 .500 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 0 0 0 4.5 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 7.6 at Kent State 02.19.05 14 1-6 .167 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 2 0 2 4.4 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 7.4 NORTHERN IOWA 02-23-05 17 0-2 .000 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 3 1 4 4.4 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 7.2 WICHITA STATE 02/26/05 19 2-3 .667 0-0 .000 2-2 1.000 2 2 4 4.4 4 0 1 1 1 3 6 7.1 at Indiana State 02-28-05 15 1-2 .500 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 0 1 1 4.3 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 7.0 vs Indiana State 03-05-05 13 2-4 .500 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 0 1 1 4.2 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 6.9 vs Southwest Missouri 03-06-05 10 1-4 .250 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 1 0 1 4.1 4 0 1 0 0 2 2 6.7

    Totals......................... 20 667 98-188 .521 0-2 .000 26-36 .722 59 75 134 4.1 93 0 23 26 16 38 222 6.7

    Games played: 33 Points/game: 6.7 FG Pct: 52.1 3FG Pct: 0.0 FT Pct: 72.2

    Rebounds/game: 4.1 Assists/game: 0.7 Turnovers/game: 0.8 Assist/turnover ratio: 0.9 Steals/game: 1.2 Blocks/game: 0.5

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