Amath M'Baye

Source: University of Oklahoma Athletics

June 17, 2013

School: Oklahoma
Position: Forward
Height: 6'9"
Weight: 216 lbs
Points Per Game: 10.1
Rebounds Per Game: 5.2
Assists Per Game: 0.8
Steals Per Game: 0.7
Blocks Per Game: 0.8
Turnovers Per Game: 1.8

2012-13 (Junior): A third-team All-Big 12 and Big 12 All-Rookie Team selection ... Named to Academic All-Big 12 First Team ... Named Preseason Big 12 Newcomer of the Year ... Two-time Big 12 Rookie of the Week (Nov. 26 and Dec. 31) ... One of two players to start all 32 games ... Averaged 10.1 points and 5.2 rebounds per contest to rank third and second on squad ... Ranked fourth on team with his 25.0 minutes per game ... Shot .461 from field, .279 (12-for-43) from 3-point range and .750 from free throw line ... Was 0-for-7 from 3-point range in pre-conference play but went 12-for-30 (.400) in Big 12 action ... Registered 24 assists, 24 blocked shots and 22 steals ... Scored in double figures 15 times ... Registered season highs of 20 points (9-for-12 field goals) and four blocks while adding seven rebounds in road win over Baylor (Jan. 30) ... Scored 19 points and grabbed six boards in Old Spice Classic win over West Virginia (Nov. 25) ... Recorded lone double-double of year with 15 points and season-high 13 rebounds (added career-high five assists) in road win over Texas Tech (Feb. 20) ... Averaged 14.8 points (.585 field goal shooting) and 5.8 rebounds during four-game Big 12 stretch starting Jan. 19 ... Led team with 22 dunks.

2011-12: Practiced with team but did not play in games in accordance with NCAA transfer rules.

2010-11 (Sophomore at Wyoming): Started all 31 games and averaged 12.0 points and a team-high 5.7 rebounds in 30.3 minutes per outing for 10-21 Cowboys squad ... Shot .475 from the field and .670 from the free throw line ... Registered 29 blocked shots, 22 assists and 22 steals ... Averaged 13.1 points and 6.2 rebounds in an average of 31.1 minutes per conference game ... Shot .462 from the field and .745 from the foul line in league play ... Scored in double figures 22 times on the year ... Enjoyed a five-game February stretch in which he averaged 21.0 points (shot .564 from field) and 6.6 rebounds ... Scored a career-high 27 points vs. Air Force (Feb. 23) when he went 11-for-15 from the floor ... Recorded games of 13 points and six rebounds (home) and 24 points and seven boards (road) against Lon Kruger's UNLV team ... Registered two double-doubles on the year (both against Utah) ... Coached by Heath Schroyer.

2009-10 (Freshman at Wyoming): Played in 21 games and averaged 5.6 points and 3.2 rebounds in 19.9 minutes per contest ... Missed first 10 games of season due to an NCAA ruling on his amateurism ... Averaged 7.5 points over the season's final 11 games ... Scored a season-high 14 points vs. TCU ... Registered 13 points and six rebounds at UNLV ... Blocked a career-high five shots at Utah while adding seven points and six boards.

Miscellaneous: Name is pronounced ah-MOTT EM-by ... Sat out the 2011-12 season after transferring from Wyoming ... Born in Bordeaux, France ... Mother is Dominique Ba and father is Daour M'Baye ... Played on the 2009 U20 French national team that earned the silver medial at the U20 European Championships ... Can speak English, French and Wolof (a native language of Senegal) ... Major is international studies.

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