Russell Carter
Full Name: Russell Carter
Position: Guard
Height/Weight: 6-4 / 220
Birthdate: March 30, 1985 (Frankfurt, Germany)
High School: Paulsboro (Paulsboro, N.J.)
College: Notre Dame
 

Notre Dame
Season G GS FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT 3PM 3PA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
2003-04 11 0 3 9 .333 1 2 .500 2 5 .400 5 0 1 1 9 0.80
2004-05 24 1 30 61 .492 11 18 .611 12 24 .500 33 9 8 2 83 3.50
2005-06 30 28 105 232 .453 94 138 .681 41 100 .410 154 44 48 48 345 11.5
2006-07 32 31 191 443 .431 80 112 .714 84 213 .394 117 59 51 11 546 17.1
Totals 97 60 329 745 .442 186 270 .689 139 342 .406 309 112 108 62 983 10.1

Career Highlights: Named First-Team All-Big East as a senior.

Senior (2006-07): Led the Irish in scoring (17.1 ppg). Finished second in steals (51). Scored in double figures 29 times. Scored 20 or more points 11 times, including a career-high 32 against St. Johnís. Totaled 45 points in two Big East Tournament games against Syracuse and Georgetown. Scored 12 points in NCAA Tournament first-round game against Winthrop. Had a double-double of 24 points and a season-high 10 rebounds in a win over Seton Hall and grabbed nine rebounds against Georgetown in the Big East Tournament. Drained six three-pointers for 26 points in a win over Villanova.

Junior (2005-06): Averaged 11.5 points and 5.1 rebounds. Led the Irish in scoring on five occasions. Reached double figures in 17 games and scored 20-plus points on four occasions. Team leader with 48 steals. Produced string of three consecutive 20-plus point performances against Marquette (20), Providence (21) and DePaul (22), which marked the first time in his career with three straight 20-point outings as he led the Irish in scoring in each of those contests. First-ever string of four consecutive games in double figures came against Louisville (24), Rutgers (17), South Florida (13) and Seton Hall (17).

Sophomore (2004-05): Appeared in 24 games, averaging 3.5 points and 1.4 rebounds. Made first career start in NIT first-round game against Holy Cross and finished with seven points while playing a career-high 23 minutes. Scored a season-high 12 points against Rutgers in first round of the Big East Tournament.

Freshman (2003-04): Appeared in 11 contests.

Strengths: Powerfully-built, offensive-minded guard who is equally comfortable attacking the basket or shooting the three. Plays with tremendous energy.

Personal: Son of Russell and Tina Carter. Oldest of three children. Father Russell played football at Pittsburgh.


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