Full Name:
Willie Morris Deane
Position:
Guard
College:
Purdue
Height:
6-1
Weight:
190
High School:
Schenectady HS (Schenectady, N.Y.)
Birthdate:
February 23, 1980
Birthplace:
Schenectady, N.Y.

Statistics

HIGHLIGHTS
Early entry candidate for the 2002 NBA Draft.
As a junior, named Second Team All-Big Ten Conference by media and Third Team by conference coaches.
Played two seasons at Purdue after beginning collegiate career at Boston College.
Sat out 1999-2000 season at Purdue as a transfer student.
Scored 1,136 points as a collegian.


AT PURDUE
As a junior at Purdue, led the Boilmakers in scoring (17.3 ppg) and steals (44).
Scored in double figures 26 times.
Had ten 20-point games, including a season-high 31 against Southwest Missouri State.
Posted 18 or more points in 12 of his last 20 games.
Scored 28 points against Dayton.
Tallied 23 or more points in four Big Ten games (Ohio State, Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan). Had 23 points vs. Cincinnati.

As a sophomore, appeared in all 32 games with nine starts.
Scored a team-high 16 points in win over top-ranked Arizona.
Had 13 points against Alabama A&M.
Pulled down a career-high eight rebounds while scoring nine points against Valparaiso.
Scored in double figures in back-to-back games against Wisconsin (11) and Iowa (12).
Scored a season-high 20 points against Michigan State. Tallied 13 points, six rebounds and six assists vs. Minnesota.


AT BOSTON COLLEGE
As a freshman at Boston College in 1998-99, appeared in all 26 games off the bench, averaging 5.3 points in 14.8 minutes.
Scored in double figures four times.
Led the Eagles in scoring twice, including 13 points with five rebounds and seven assists against eventual NCAA National Champion Connecticut.
Scored a season-high 17 points vs. Pittsburgh.
Led team with 14 points against Syracuse in the Big East Tournament.


STATISTICS - BOSTON COLLEGE
SEASON G GS FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
1998-99 26 0 49 131 .374 29 45 .644 41 31 25 0 139 5.3

STATISTICS - PURDUE
SEASON G GS FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
2000-01 32 9 100 234 .427 50 71 .704 100 55 34 3 276 8.6
2001-02 29 22 164 376 .434 114 149 .765 77 95 44 11 502 17.3
TOTALS 59 37 249 620 .402 142 201 .706 232 116 66 12 764 12.9
Three-point field goals: 2000-01, 26-for-69 (.377); 2001-02, 60-for-157 (.382). Totals: 86-for-226 (.381).