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Full Name: Carl Jerome English
Position: Guard
Height/Weight: 6-5 (1.96 m)/ 205 (93.0 kg)
Birthdate: February 2, 1981 (St. Johnís, Newfoundland, Canada)
High School: Fatima Academy (St. Brides, Newfoundland, Canada)
College: Hawaii

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Hawaii
SeasonGGSFGMFGAPCTFTMFTAPCTREBASTSTLBLPTSAVG
1999-0020111.000221.000210042.0
2000-0128047100.4702639.66787441311364.9
2001-023333178374.47699154.64316811038151215.5
2002-033131198463.428122167.7311667322360719.6
Totals9464424938.452249362.688423228735125913.4
Three-point field goals: 1999-00, 0-for-0 (.000); 2000-01, 16-for-44 (.364); 2001-02, 57-for-143 (.399); 2002-03, 89-for-227 (.392). Totals: 162-for-414 (.391).

Early entry candidate for the 2003 NBA Draft, although he has been enrolled in college four years.

Career Highlights: Ranks seventh on Hawaiiís all-time scoring list with 1,259 points. Holds the schoolís single-season record for most three-point field goals, hitting 89 this past season. Ranks second in school history in three-pointers made (162), fourth in three-pointers attempted (414) and fifth in career three-point percentage (.391). Posted 20 career 20-point games and four 30-point games. Scored in double figures 59 times.

Junior (2002-03): Named to the Western Athletic Conference First Team, All-WAC Tournament Team, Verizon Academic All-America Third Team, NABC District 13 Second Team, USBWA District 9 First Team and the WAC All-Academic Team. Led team in scoring 18 times. Finished 48th in the nation and second in the WAC in scoring (19.6 ppg). Had 11 20-point games and three 30-point games. His 607 points were the fifth-highest single-season total in school history. Scored season-high 33 points in final game vs. Tulsa. Hit for 30 points against Rice and Fresno State.

Sophomore (2001-02): Named to the All-WAC Second Team. Led team in scoring 13 times. Finished ninth in the WAC in scoring (15.5 ppg). Averaged 5.1 rebounds and 3.3 assists. Ranked fourth in the conference in field goal percentage (.476). Had eight 20-point games. Scored 33 points against Fresno State.

Redshirt Freshman (2000-01): Appeared in 28 games off the bench. Totaled 44 points, 16 rebounds and 11 assists in three WAC Tournament games. Scored a season-high 25 points against Tulsa in the WAC Championship game.

Freshman (1999-00): Played in two games off the bench before undergoing season-ending surgery on his left ankle. Granted medical redshirt.

Strengths: He is a fearless player with above average speed. An excellent perimeter shooter, he can play both guard spots.

Personal: Greatest athletic thrill was winning the 2001 WAC Tournament. Favorites include hockey, the color baby blue and the musical group Village People. Has seven brothers (Peter, Kevin, Bradley, Michael, Howie, Gerard and Chris) and one sister (Pamela).