Malik Hairston
Full Name: Malik Samory Hairston
Position: Guard
Height/Weight: 6-6 / 220
Birthdate: February 23, 1987
High School: Renaissance HS
College: Oregon
 

Oregon
Season G GS FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT 3PM 3PA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
2004-05 27 27 145 285 .509 42 89 .472 23 69 .333 135 52 15 9 355 13.1
2005-06 32 32 175 372 .470 82 119 .689 47 124 .379 151 69 15 20 479 15.0
2006-07 27 25 116 222 .523 50 82 .610 23 54 .426 162 57 18 16 305 11.3
2007-08 31 31 176 335 .525 101 138 .732 52 120 .433 150 66 19 26 505 16.3
Totals 117 115 612 1214 .504 275 428 .643 145 367 .395 598 244 67 71 1644 14.1

Career Highlights: Earned Honorable Mention All-Pac-10 honors his sophomore and senior seasons. Finished collegiate career tied for sixth with Stan Love and Fred Jones on Oregonís all-time scoring list with 1,644 points. Also ranks seventh all-time in field goals made (612), sixth in blocked shots (71), 10th in three-point field goal percentage (.395) and 12th in three-point field goals made (145).

Senior (2007-08): Averaged a team-high 16.3 points (ranked ninth in the Pac-10) and 4.8 rebounds. Also ranked fifth in the league in three-point field goal percentage (.433). Scored 20 or more points 11 times. Set career high with 29 points on 9-for-11 shooting vs. Western Michigan. Matched career-high with 29 points at Arizona. Hit all five three-point attempts on his way to scoring 25 points vs. Nebraska. Scored 16 points at Southern Cal and 17 points at UCLA in consecutive games. Tallied 15 points and seven rebounds vs. Stanford. Led team with 20 points vs. Washington State in the first round of the Pac-10 Tournament. Recorded 22 points and seven rebounds vs. Mississippi State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

Junior (2006-07): Averaged 11.3 points and 6.0 rebounds. Started 25 of 27 games, missing the first five games of the season due to a groin pull and five more games in December and January due to tissue tear in his left heel. Tallied 21 points and a career-high 12 rebounds vs. Idaho State. Paced team with 22 points vs. Cal in the semifinals of the Pac-10 Tournament. Registered a double-double of 14 points and 11 rebounds vs. UNLV in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament. Recorded 18 points vs. Florida in the Regional Finals.

Sophomore (2005-06): Led team in scoring (15.0 ppg, ranked eighth in the Pac-10) and ranked second in rebounding (4.7 rpg). Started all 32 games played, missing one contest due to a sprained big toe. Scored 20 or more points nine times. Registered a season-high 25 points to go along with a season-high 10 rebounds at Vanderbilt. Recorded 23 points vs. Arizona and Stanford. Tallied 20 or more points in all three Pac-10 Tournament games, concluding with a 20-point, nine-rebound effort vs. Cal.

Freshman (2004-05): Averaged 13.1 points, 5.0 rebounds and 2.0 assists. Started all 27 games. Posted season-high 21 points at Arizona. Recorded first career double-double with 18 points and 11 rebounds at Arizona State. Tallied 14 points, nine rebounds and five assists vs. Illinois. Scored 12 points and grabbed a season-high 12 rebounds vs. Stanford. Named to the Pac-10 All-Freshman Team.

Strengths: Has good size and strength for the two-guard position. Tough to contain defensively on drives to the hoop. Shoots consistently from all distances. Unselfish and confident player.

Personal: Graduated with a bachelorís degree in political science in the summer of 2007. Father, Richard, played collegiately at Morris Brown.



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