Full Name:
Reginald Jamaal Evans
Position:
Forward
College:
Iowa
Height:
6-8
Weight:
245
Junior College:
Coffeyville
High School:
Woodham HS (Pensacola, Fla.)
Birthdate:
May 18, 1980
Birthplace:
Pensacola, Fla.

Statistics

TEAM WORKOUTS/FEATURES
May 13: Q&A with Phoenix Suns


HIGHLIGHTS
Tied for 30th in school history in scoring and is one of four Iowa players to score at least 1000 points in only two seasons.
Ranks eighth in school history in career rebounds, sixth in free throws made and fourth in free throws attempted.
Was one of 12 players picked to the USA Basketball World Championship for Young Men team between junior and senior year, earning a gold medal at the FIBA World Championships.
In the Championships, averaged 9.4 points and 5.0 rebounds while shooting .611 from the field in eight games.
Scored 20 points in 128-73 win over South Korea.


AT IOWA
As a senior, named to AP Honorable Mention All-America Team and All-Big 10 Second Team.
Also selected to the Big 10 All-Tournament Team, USBWA All-District VI Team and NABC All-District 12 Second Team.
Earned MVP honors of the Iowa Regional in the Guardians Classic and All-Tournament honors in the championship round.
Took home co-MVP trophy of Iowa’s Gazette Hawkeye Challenge.
Shared team MVP honors with Luke Recker after topping team in rebounding (11.1 rpg) and ranking second in scoring and steals (1.6 spg).
Notched 18 double-doubles and ripped down 10 or more boards 20 times and 15 or more rebounds nine times.
Racked up 30 points and 15 boards in the season opener against Maryland Eastern Shore.

As a junior, named to AP Honorable Mention All-America Team, All-Big 10 Second Team, NABC All-District First Team and collegeinsider.com’s All-JUCO Team.
Was also one of 20 finalists for 10-man Wooden Team. Named Most Outstanding Player of Big 10 Conference Tournament and named ESPN.com’s Newcomer of the Year.
Led nation in rebounding (11.9 rpg), free throws made and attempted and scoring-and-rebounding double-doubles (22).
Set school single-season records for free throws made, free throw attempts and rebounds.
Total of 416 boards is fifth-best in Big 10 history and 346 free throw attempts is second-best ever.
Averaged 11.4 rebounds in conference contests, the best mark in the Big 10 since 1986.
Named MVP of Gazette Hawkeye Challenge.
Established Big 10 Tournament records for free throws made, free throws attempted and rebounds, both for single-game and tournament.


AT COFFEYVILLE JC
At Coffeyville Junior College, earned All-Conference, All-Region and All-America honors as a sophomore in the Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference.
Averaged 22.5 points and 12 rebounds while shooting 52% from the field and 39% from three-point range.

As a freshman, posted 16.5 ppg and 10.5 rpg en route to Conference Freshman of the Year honors.
Named to All-Conference Second Team and All-Region Third Team as a freshman.

STATISTICS
SEASON G GS FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
2000-01 35 35 155 326 .475 218 346 .630 416 55 31 21 529 15.1
2001-02 34 31 169 341 .496 187 302 .619 378 44 54 17 525 15.4
TOTALS 69 66 324 667 .486 405 648 .625 794 99 85 38 1054 15.3
Three-point field goals: 2000-01, 1-for-1 (1.000); 2001-02, 0-for-1 (.000). Totals: 1-for-2 (.500).