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Ben Uzoh
1   Ben Uzoh

Hometown:
San Antonio, Texas

High School:
Warren HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 200

Position:
Guard

Experience:
4L


CAREER AT TULSA --A four-year letterwinner and starter . . . shares the school record for career games played with Greg Harrington (1998-2002) with 141 games played . . . started 140 career games played, missing his only start in the final regular season home game of his freshman season . . . was a three-time all-Conference USA selection, earning second -team honors twice and first-team accolades as a senior . . . had career averages of 13.8 points (1,951), 5.0 rebounds (705) and 3.0 assists (425) in 141 games . . .the only player in school history to rank among the top-10 for points, rebounds, assists, steals and blocked shots ranks among the top-10 in school history in 11 categories, including for games played (141-T1st), free throws made (461-2nd), points (1,951-3rd), assists (425-3rd), field goals made (657-4th), field goals attempted (1,448-4th), free throws attempted (593-4th), 3-pointers made (173-5th), blocks (99-6th), steals (162-8th), rebounds (705-9th) . . . finished his career ranked 5th on the C-USA all-time scoring list, 3rd on the C-USA free throws made list and 7th on the C-USA career field goals made list . . . was just the third player in school history to surpass 400 career assists . . . scored in double-digits in 109 games -- 17 times as a freshman, 34 times as a sophomore, 31 games as a junior and 27 as a senior . . . was just the 32nd player in school history to score over 1,000 career points . . . led Tulsa in scoring in 47 career games, 73 times in assists, 52 times in steals and 22 times in rebounding . . . had 28 career 20+ scoring games . . . had seven career double-digit rebounding games and eight career double-doubles, including one for double-digit points and assists

2009-10 -- Played and started all 35 games . . . earned first-team all-C-USA honors and was an NABC second-team all-C-USA selection as well as a second-team all-C-USA pick by the Sporting News . . . averaged 15.3 points, 4.7 rebounds and a team-leading 4.7 assists . . . had a team-best 12 20+ point scoring games . . . scored in double digits in 27 games . . . led Tulsa in scvoring 12 times, 21 times in assaists, 12 stimes in steals, seven times in blocks and three times in rebounding . . . averaged 14.0 points, 4.3 rebounds and 5.7 assists in three C-USA Tournament games . . . tallied 14 points, 5 assists and 4 rebounds in 31 minutes at Kent State in the NIT . . . had 18 points, five rebounds and six assists against #4-seed Marshall in the C-USA Tournament Quarterfinal game . . . totaled 20 points, four assists and two rebounds against SMU in his final game at the Reynolds Center . . . had 22 points, four rebounds, four assists, three steals and two blocks in 40 minutes at home against UTEP . . . scored a game-high 22 points and added four rebounds, three assists and two blocks at Marshall . . . had 20 points and a career-best 10 assists in 40 minutes vs. Memphis, and missed a triple double by two rebounds as he grabbed eight boards . . . had 21 points, five rebounds and four assists at Houston . . . totaled 20 points, six assists and three rebounds in the C-USA opener against Tulane . . . tallied a season-high 23 points and added three assists vs. Nebraska . . . had 22 points, eight rebounds, eight assists and added two steals with zero turnovers in 27 minutes against Jackson State . . . totaled 20 points, 10 rebounds and five assists against Ohio . . . tallied 20 points, including 17 in the second half, and added five rebounds at Missouri State . . . had 22 points, a season-high 11 rebounds and added five assists against Loyola Marymount . . . scored 20 points and added seven rebounds and four assists against UALR.

2008-09 -- Played and started all 36 games . . . led Tulsa in scoring with a 14.0 average and in assists and steals with averages pf 3.6 assists and 1.5 steals . . . also averaged 4.9 rebounds . . . played 36.1 minutes per game in 16 regular season C-USA games, while averaging 13.4 points, 5.6 rebounds and 3.5 assists . . . was named to the C-USA second-team all-conference team for the second straight year . . . led Tulsa in scoring 10 times, assists 25 times and steals 17 times . . . had six 20-point scoring games . . . had 13 points, nine rebounds,two assists and two steals against Auburn in the NIT second round . . . tallied 13 points, six rebounds and four assists vs. Northwestern in the NIT first round . . . had 11 points, five rebounds and four assists vs. UAB in the C-USA semifinals . . . had 14 points, seven assists and three steals in the C-USA Tournament quarterfinal game against Rice . . . tallied 20 points, eight rebounds, three assists and three steals at SMU . . . collected 12 points, eight rebounds and three assists against Houston . . . had team-highs of 23 points, six rebounds and two steals against East Carolina . . . had 12 points and a team-leading six rebounds, while sharing the lead for assists and steals at Marshall . . . totaled 17 points, seven rebounds and four assists in 39 minutes at UTEP . . . tied his season-high of 25 points at Tulane, and added five assists and four rebounds . . . played all 40 minutes at home against Memphis and had 16 points, eight rebounds, two blocks and two steals . . . totaled 11 points, five assists, five steals and three rebounds in 38 minutes at Charlotte . . . had 15 points, three assists and a career-high six steals against BYU . . . totaled a season-best 25 points, and added six assists, three rebounds and two blocks vs. Texas-Arlington . . . had 15 points and 5 rebounds vs. Loyola-Marymount . . . totaled 16 points, nine rebounds andseven assists in 36 minutes in a win over Texas A&M . . . tallied 15 points, a career-high nine assists, seven rebounds and three steals against North Carolina Central . . . had 20 points against both ORU and Oklahoma State.

2007-08 -- Started all 39 games . . . averaged 15.6 points and 5.4 rebounds . . . was named second-team all-C-USA . . . tallied 34 double-figure scoring games and had nine 20+ point games . . . averaged 17.3 points, 4.8 rebounds and 2.7 assists in six CBI games . . . tallied 17 points and five rebounds in the final game of the CBI Championship vs. Bradley . . . had nine points, six assists and five rebounds in the second game vs. Bradley . . . tallied 18 points, four rebounds, two assists and two steals in the first CBI finals game against Bradley . . . had a team-high 22 points, eight rebounds and three assists against Houston in the CBI semifinals . . . tallied a game-high 22 points and added four rebounds vs. Utah . . . had 16 points, three rebounds and three assists vs. Miami . . . had 13 points and three rebounds in the C-USA Championship Game vs. #2-ranked Memphis . . . totaled 17 points, five rebounds and two assists vs. UTEP in the C-USA semifinals . . . had 21 points, three assists and two steals vs. UAB in the C-USA Tournament second round . . . tallied 15 points and eight rebounds vs. East Carolina in the first round of the C-USA Tournament . . . had 15 points, three rebounds and two assists vs. UCF in the regular season finale . . . had 15 points, two rebounds and two blocks at UAB . . . totaled 14 points, six assists and four rebounds vs. Marshall . . . had 17 points, four assists and three rebounds at #2-ranked Memphis . . . had a game-high 26 points and added three rebounds and two steals, while knocking down career-highs of 10 field goals and six free throws vs. Presbyterian . . . tallied a game-high 15 points against Rice . . . scored 18 points and grabbed seven rebounds vs. Southern Miss . . . had 17 points, five rebounds and five assists at Houston . . . tallied 18 points, seven rebounds and four steals vs. SMU (2-2-08) . . . scored 10 points and had a team-high nine rebounds at Marshall . . . had his fourth career double-double with 12 points and 11 rebounds vs. Tulane . . . tallied 25 points, six rebounds and eight assists at UCF . . . scored 15 points and had five rebounds at Colorado . . . had 16 points vs. Mississippi Valley . . . tallied 18 points and four rebounds vs. SE Missouri State . . . collected career-highs of 28 points and 14 rebounds vs. Central Arkansas . . . had 21 points and 10 rebounds vs. UALR for his second career double-double . . . had a game-high 20 points vs. North Florida . . . also had team-highs of 20 points, seven rebounds and three assists vs. Oral Roberts .

2006-07 -- Played in all 31 games and had 30 starts . . . started the first 21 games . . . averaged 9.9 points, 5.0 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 1.1 steals in 25.9 minutes . . . was named to the Conference USA all-freshman team . . . had 17 double-figure scoring games . . . led Tulsa in steals 10 times, blocks 10 times, scoring seven times, rebounding six times and assists three times . . . became the third-leading freshman scorer of all-time in school history with 306 points . . . had the best scoring performance in a freshman debut at TU since Nov. 1993 with his 23-point, nine rebound performance against St. Gregory's . . . had his first career double-double with 10 points and 12 rebounds at Memphis . . . played only six minutes vs. Tulane in the C-USA Tournament due to an injury . . . had 14 points and six rebounds at Rice . . . tallied 15 points, six rebounds and 3 assists at SMU (2-28-07) . . . had 10 points and seven rebounds at UTEP (2-17-07) . . . had 12 points and 4 rebounds vs. Marshall . . . also had 12 points and five rebounds vs. Southern Miss . . . totaled 18 points, six rebounds and three assists vs. Houston . . . he hit a 3-pointer with 8.7 seconds left in that game to cut Tulsa's deficit to one point . . . had 19 points, seven rebounds, four assists and three steals in 34 minutes vs. Cal State Northridge . . . also totaled 18 points, five rebounds and four assists vs. ORU . . . had 10 points, seven rebounds, six assists and three steals vs. Lamar . . . shared the team-lead with 14 points and added six rebounds vs. Eastern Michigan . . . tallied 11 points, four rebounds and two steals at Arkansas . . . had 14 points, five rebounds, two assists and two blocks vs. UTEP.

HIGH SCHOOL --Was a three-year letterwinner and starter at San Antonio Warren High School . . . helped his team register records of 35-5 as a junior and 30-10 his senior season . . . averaged 23.0 points and 9.5 rebounds as a senior . . . also had averages of 3.0 assists and 3.0 steals . . . shot 58-percent from the field, 36-percent from three-point range and 83-percent from the free throw line . . . led his team to the Class 5A state tournament, in only the school's fourth year of existence, as a senior . . . was rated as the seventh best player in the state of Texas by Texas Roundball, and had a ranking of 24th in Texashoops.com . . . was named the San Antonio Express-News Area Player of the Year and was a first-team Class 5A all-state, all-district and all-region selection as a senior . . . was named the MVP of District 27-5A his senior season . . . high school coach was Jake Keller.

PERSONAL -- Favorite sports movie is Coach Carter . . . his favorite NBA team is the San Antonio Spurs . . . lists Kobe Bryant and Lebron James as his favorite NBA players . . . his favorite TV show is "The Jamie Foxx Show" . . . shoe size is 14 . . . his best non-athletic talents are playing the piano and singing . . . Tiger Woods is his favorite athlete . . . his favorite Coach Wojcik phrase is "he is a winner" . . . his favorite sport to play besides basketball is football . . . majoring in exercise sports science . . . parents are Francis and Caroline Uzoh . . . has three sisters . . . born March 18, 1988 in Houston, Texas.

Uzoh's Career Statistics 
                             Total         3-Point                      Rebounds
Year      GP-GS   Min/Avg    FG-FGA   Pct   FG-FGA   Pct   FT-FTA   Pct Off-Def  Tot  Avg  PF-FO Ast  TO Blk Stl  Pts/Avg
2006-07   31-30   802/25.9   96-233  .412   29-74   .392   85-112  .759  49-106  155  5.0  49-0   46  69  26  35  306/9.9
2007-08   39-39  1258/32.3  208-426  .488   55-157  .350  137-170  .806  64-148  212  5.4  62-0   88  92  29  39  608/15.6
2008-09   36-36  1287/35.8  169-386  .438   40-122  .328  125-158  .791  29-146  175  4.9  74-1  128  93  18  54  503/14.0
2009-10   35-35  1202/34.3  184-403  .457   49-143  .343  117-153  .765  34-129  163  4.7  60-1  163  80  26  34  534/15.3
TOTAL    141-140 4549/32.3  657-1448 .454  173-496  .349  464-593  .782 176-529  705  5.0 245-2  425 334  99 162 1951/13.8