Full Name:
Ronald Murray
Position:
Guard
College:
Shaw University (N.C.)
Height:
6-4
Weight:
190
High School:
Strawberry Mansion HS (Philadelphia)
Birthdate:
July 29, 1979
Birthplace:
Philadelphia

Statistics

NBA DRAFT 2002
Selected in the second round (42nd overall) by the Milwaukee Bucks.

HIGHLIGHTS
Named NCAA Division II National Player of the Year, Division II First Team All-America and CIAA (Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association) Player of the Year.
Took Shaw University (28-5) to the 2002 NCAA Division II Final Four.
Named MVP of the CIAA Tournament, MVP of the South Atlantic Region Tournament and to the All-Tournament Team of the Elite Eight.


AT SHAW UNIVERSITY
As a senior, led the CIAA and was fourth in Division II in scoring with 23.5 ppg.
Led Shaw in scoring and assists (6.2 apg, 9th in Division II) and was third on team in rebounding with 6.3 rpg.
Led Shaw to first-ever CIAA title and the NCAA Division II South Atlantic Region title.
Led Shaw, which averaged 86.5 points, in scoring in 16 of 33 games.
Had eight games of 30 or more points, with Shaw winning all eight games.
Scorched St. Paulís College (VA) for season-high 38 points in an 87-76 win.
Scored 34 points in 100-80 win over North Carolina Central in second game of the season.
Grabbed career-high 13 rebounds vs. Bowie State to go along with 24 points and seven assists.
In the second round of the NCAA Division II Tournament, erupted for 36 points in a 69-68 victory over Carson-Newman (TN).
In semifinals of CIAA Tournament, tossed in 28 points in 80-65 win over Winston-Salem State.
In his final collegiate game in the Division II national semifinal loss to Kentucky Wesleyan, tallied 23 points, 12 assists and nine rebounds.

As a junior, led the CIAA in scoring with 22.2 ppg.
Scored in double figures in 21 of 23 games.
Scored a career-high 39 points vs. St. Augustine in the quarterfinal round of the CIAA Tournament.
Named to CIAA First Team and to the Daktronics All-South Atlantic Region team.

Sat out 1999-2000 season at Philadelphia Community College.


AT MERIDIAN CC
Played two seasons at Meridian Community College in Meridian, Mississippi.
As a sophomore in 1998-99, averaged 20 points, 5.0 rebounds and 1.6 assists.

As a freshman at Meridian in 1997-98, averaged 17.8 points, 3.5 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game.

STATISTICS - Meridian CC (Mississippi)
SEASON G GS FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
1998-99 34 255 506 .504 123 177 .695 169 56 13 681 20.0
Three-point field goals: 48-for-145 (.331).

STATISTICS - Shaw University
SEASON G GS FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
2000-01 23 13 173 382 .453 139 192 .724 129 109 36 12 510 22.2
2001-02 33 32 256 526 .487 220 285 .772 209 205 63 25 777 23.5
Totals 56 45 429 908 .472 359 477 .753 338 314 99 37 1,287 23.0
Three-point field goals: 2000-01, 25-for-71 (.352); 2001-02, 45-for-129 (.349). Totals: 70-for-200 (.350).