2015-16 Men's Basketball Roster

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44 Jimmy Gavin

  • Position
    Guard
  • Ht./Wt.
    6-3 / 195
  • Class
    Graduate Student
  • Hometown
    Arlington Heights, IL

Biography

Graduate Senior Highlights (2015-16)

  • His 471 points on the year are the 18th most scored in a single-season and his 71 threes are the 9th most in a season
  • Tied career-high of seven threes on his way to 25 points in the win over Longwood on Feb. 11
  • Posted first 20-point game in league play this season as he hit six threes on his way to 29 points in win over High Point
  • Ranks 5th in the Big South in scoring at 17.4 ppg, 4th in FT% and 6th in FG%
  • Eagles are 10-1 in games that Gavin scores 20 or more points
  • Scored career-high 38 points in the loss at NC State
  • It was just the second time in the program’s history that a player scored 30 or more points against an opponent from a Power 5 conference (Other was Torrell Martin with 31 at #12 Wisconsin on Dec. 4, 2006)
  • Named the Big South Conference Player of the Week (Jan. 18 and Nov. 30)
  • Named College Sports Madness Big South Player of the Week (Dec. 28/Jan. 18)
  • His 38 points are the third highest total scored in PNC Arena history and were the most by a player against NC State since 1979
  • The 38 points are tied for the sixth highest point total in a single-game in the program’s history (Tied with Greg Lewis, who posted 38 on Dec. 21, 1999 against UNC Greensboro)
  • As of Feb. 7, his 38 points are tied for the 27th most nationally for a single-game and most by any Big South player
  • Named Second Team Daktronics All-Midwest Region and Second Team NABC All-Midwest District in 2014-15
  • Earned First Team All-GLVC in 2014-15 after averaging 17.4 points and 3.0 assists
  • Earned Second Team All-GLVC honors in 2013-14 despite only starting four of 30 games played (16.0 ppg, 3.1 apg)
  • Scored 1,004 points in just two seasons at UW-Parkside
Prior to Winthrop...
  • -Transferred to Winthrop after graduating from the University of Wisconsin-Parkside
  • -Named Second Team Daktronics All-Midwest Region and Second Team NABC All-Midwest District in 2014-15
  • -Earned First Team All-GLVC in 2014-15 after averaging 17.4 points and 3.0 assists
  • -Earned Second Team All-GLVC honors in 2013-14 despite only starting four of 30 games played (16.0 ppg, 3.1 apg)
  • -Scored 1,004 points in just two seasons at UW-Parkside

PERSONAL
  • -Was born in Arlington Heights, IL
  • -Is the son of Michael and Susan Gavin
  • -Is seeking a master's in liberal arts

Statistics

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