Ruben Boumtje Boumtje
Full Name: Ruben Bertrand
Participated in training camp with the San Antonio Spurs in 2004. Played for the Portland Trail Blazers in the NBA from 2001-02 to 2003-04. Appeared in a total of 44 games in three seasons, scoring a total of 43 points, grabbing 57 rebounds, and blocking 16 shots. Played the most as a rookie in 2001-02, averaging 1.2 points, 1.7 rebounds, and 0.5 blocked shots in 33 games with one start.
College Highlights: Finished career as the fourth all-time leading shot
blocker in Georgetown history with 255, ranking behind Patrick Ewing, Alonzo
Mourning, and Dikembe Mutombo. Also ranks tenth in total rebounds (71) and 15th
in rebounding average (7.0 rpg). Earned Third Team All-Big East honors as a
junior. Finished in the top 35 in the nation in blocked shots his final three
Junior (1999-00): Averaged 12.8 points, a team-high 7.7 rebounds, and
2.5 blocked shots. Posted seven double-doubles. Scored career-high 32 points
against Southern. Grabbed career-high 15 rebounds against James Madison. Tied
a career-high with seven blocked shots against Villanova.
Personal: Earned bachelor's degree in math and served as President of
Georgetown's Math Club.