NBA DRAFT 2001
Steven D. Hunter
Proviso East HS, Maywood Ill.
October 31, 1981
Selected in the first round (15th pick overall) by the Orlando Magic.
Early entry candidate for the 2001 NBA Draft.
Spent two seasons at DePaul and finished third in school history in blocked shots (128) and field goal percentage (58.6 percent).
Became the second fastest DePaul player to reach 128 blocks (former NBA player Dallas Comegys).
Set the school record for blocked shots by a sophomore with 72, third-highest single-season total in school history.
As a sophomore, led Conference USA in field goal percentage (59.2 percent), but fell a few field goals short of being listed among nation's field goal percentage leaders.
Finished second in the conference and 33rd in nation in blocks (2.4 bpg) and 19th in Conference USA in rebounding (5.6 rpg).
Reached double figures in scoring 18 times and averaged 11.4 ppg.
Scored a season-high 21 points to go along with a career-best eight blocks in a win over Houston.
Scored 20 points against St. Louis. Had 20 points, eight rebounds and three blocks against UAB.
Blocked seven shots against Memphis.
Had his only double-double of the season with 14 points and 10 rebounds at Cincinnati.
Had 14 points, six rebounds and six blocks against Marquette.
Came off the bench to score 17 points and grab six rebounds against Syracuse in the Great Alaska Shootout.
As a freshman, started 26 games, fourth-best among freshman in DePaul history.
His 56 blocks was the sixth-best single-season total in school history and placed him fourth in C-USA.
Was named to the Conference USA All-Freshman team.
Scored in double figures 13 times.
Scored a career-high 27 points and added 10 rebounds at Charlotte.
Totaled 21 points and 10 rebounds at Duke.
Scored 20 points against St. John's.
Had 18 points and 10 rebounds against South Florida.
|Three-point field goals: 1999-00, 0-for-2 (.000); 2000-01, 0-for-0 (.000). Totals: 0-for-2 (.000).