Full Name:
Lubos Barton
Position:
Forward
College:
Valparaiso
Height:
6-8
Weight:
230
High School:
Ceska Lipa Junior Team
Birthdate:
April 7, 1980
Birthplace:
Ceska Lipa, Czech Republic

Statistics

HIGHLIGHTS
Named Honorable Mention All-America by The Associated Press as a senior. Also named Mid-Continent Conference Player of the Year and First Team All-Conference.
Finished third on Valpo’s all-time scoring list (1,675 points). Became Valpo’s all time steals leader (190) and tied single-season steals record (63) as a senior. Ranks second all-time in three-point field goals made (244), third in rebounding (753), fourth in field goal attempts (1,336), fourth in assists (360), fifth in blocks (74) and second in games played (124).
Reached double figures scoring 90 times.
At the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament, earned all-tournament honors after averaging 15.3 points and shooting 62.5 percent from the field.


AT VALPARAISO
As a senior, named Mid-Continent Conference Player of the Week twice.
Scored in double figures in 27 of 33 games.
Named Mid-Con Athlete of the month for January.
For the season, averaged 14.9 points and 6.6 rebounds.
Scored 20 or more points eight times. Scored a season-high 25 points against Western Illinois. Had 24 points and 10 rebounds vs. Chicago State. Tallied 14 points and 11 rebounds vs. Rhode Island. Had 21 points and eight rebounds against IUPUI.

As a junior, named Second Team All-Mid-Continent. Selected to the Mid-Con All-Tournament team.
Averaged 13.5 points, 6.1 rebounds and 3.3 assists.
Scored a career-high 31 points against Chicago State.
Had 22 points against Southern Utah. Handed out eight assists vs. Oakland and IUPUI. Grabbed 12 rebounds against Missouri-Kansas City.
As a sophomore, named Second Team All-Mid-Continent and MVP of the 2000 Mid-Con Tournament.
Led Valpo in scoring (11.6 ppg), rebounding (6.0 rpg) and assists (3.1 apg).
Scored a season-high 23 points in the Mid-Con Tournament Championship win over Southern Utah.

Had 13 points and seven rebounds against Michigan State in the NCAA Tournament.
As a freshman, named Mid-Con Newcomer of the Year and First Team All-Conference.
Led Valpo in scoring (13.8 ppg), three-point field goals (62) and steals (50).
Ranked sixth in the conference in steals (1.6 spg) and field goal percentage (.457).
Scored 27 points in a win over South Carolina. Tallied 24 points vs. Western Illinois.

STATISTICS
SEASON G GS FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
1998-99 32 32 159 348 .457 61 75 .813 178 73 50 25 441 13.8
1999-00 29 28 113 287 .394 63 83 .759 175 91 43 11 337 11.6
2000-01 30 30 126 320 .394 92 111 .829 182 100 34 22 404 13.5
2001-02 33 33 168 381 .441 83 106 .783 218 96 63 16 493 14.9
TOTALS 124 123 566 1336 .424 299 375 .797 753 360 190 74 1675 13.5
Three-point field goals: 1998-99, 62-for-173 (.358); 1999-00, 48-for-136 (.353); 2000-01, 60-for-163 (.368); 2001-02, 74-for-196 (.378). Totals, 244-for-668 (.365).