Full Name:
David Bluthenthal
Position:
Forward
College:
USC
Height:
6-7
Weight:
225
High School:
Westchester H.S. (Los Angeles)
Birthdate:
July 18, 1980
Birthplace:
Los Angeles

Statistics

HIGHLIGHTS
Finished USC career third on Trojans’ career three-point chart (171).
His 1,313 career points rank 12th in school history, while his 116 steals place him sixth in that category.
Shares the Trojan record for most rebounds in one game with 28.
Finished with three Pac-10 Player of the Week honors, eclipsed at USC only by Harold Miner (seven) and Wayne Carlander (four).


AT USC
Earned All-Pac-10 Honorable Mention honors as a senior.
Ranked seventh in the Pac-10 in three-pointers per game (1.94) and eighth in defensive rebound average (4.78).
In conference play, ranked fourth in rebounds (7.8 rpg) and three-point field goal percentage (.443), fifth in three-pointers per game (2.17) and tied for seventh in defensive rebounds per game (4.89).

As a junior, earned East Regional All-NCAA Tournament honors by averaging 16.0 points and 6.3 rebounds in the tournament.
Named to the 2001 Jewish Sports Review All-America first team.
Led or tied USC in rebounding 15 times. Set a Pac-10 record – streak began in his sophomore year – with 41 consecutive free throws made.

Earned All-Pac-10 Honorable Mention honors as a sophomore.
Led USC and ranked third in the Pac-10 in rebounds (8.3 rpg).
Was the Pac-10’s leading rebounder (9.9 rpg) and free throw shooter (89 percent) in conference games, becoming first player to lead conference in those two categories.

Served in a reserve role as a freshman.

STATISTICS
SEASON G GS FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
1998-99 20 0 15 30 .500 12 18 .667 35 2 5 6 42 2.1
1999-00 30 29 149 312 .478 74 88 .841 250 34 27 7 416 13.9
2000-01 34 32 159 337 .472 77 98 .786 232 48 50 4 460 13.5
2001-02 32 27 142 340 .418 49 59 .831 238 40 34 9 395 12.3
TOTALS 116 88 465 1019 .456 212 263 .806 755 124 116 26 1313 11.3
Three-point field goals: 1998-99, 0-for-3 (.000); 1999-00, 44-for-120 (.367); 2000-01, 65-for-159 (.409); 2001-02, 62-for-153 (.405). Totals: 171-for-435 (.393).