MINERS

Julian  Washburn
4  Julian Washburn

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Dallas, Texas

High School:
Duncanville HS

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 210

Position:
Forward/Guard

Experience:
HS

CAREER NOTES
Ranks first in school history in minutes (4,448), fourth in field goals (592), sixth in scoring (1,526 points), tied for eighth in three-point field goals (119), 11th in assists (274) and 12th in steals (118) ... scored in double figures 81 times ... played in 130 games for the Miners, tied for the fourth-top total in school history ... concluded his career as the only player in school history with four seasons compiling 1,000+ minutes.

2014-15 (SENIOR)
One of 26 finalists for the Lefty Driesell National Defensive Player of the Year Award ... Conference USA Defensive Player of the Year ... first UTEP player to win C-USA Defensive Player of the Year and joined Tulsa's Jerome Jordan as the only players in league history to earn three appointments to the All-Defensive Team ... his defensive assignments in C-USA this season ranged from 5'10" in height (Florida Atlantic's Marquan Botley) to 6'7" (Rice's Seth Gearhart) ... his top defensive performances in C-USA play included Old Dominion's Trey Freeman (6 pts, 3-9 FGs), Gearhart (10 pts, 3-10 FGs), Southern Miss' Matt Bingaya (7 pts, 2-6 FGs & 6 pts, 1-7 FGs), Charlotte's Torin Dorn (0 pts, 0-2 FGs), Louisiana Tech's Alex Hamilton (9 pts, 2-12 FGs), UTSA's Keon Lewis (8 pts, 2-7 FGs) and North Texas' Jordan Williams (8 pts, 4-13 FGs) ... in the rematch with Rice, Washburn guarded Gearhart in the first half (6 points, 1-2 FGs) and Marcus Jackson in the second half (6 points, 2-4 FGs). Jackson had scored 13 points in the first half ... averaged 10.3 ppg, 4.1 rpg, 2.6 apg and 0.9 spg ... shot 41.5 percent from the field, 38.1 percent from outside and 71.9 percent from the line ... finished fifth in C-USA in minutes per game (33.9) and 13th in three-point field goal percentage (.381) ... opened the season with nine points, seven rebounds, three assists, three steals and a block versus Washington State ... tallied 11 points in a reserve role against NM State ... led the Miners in assists (five) versus Princeton while adding eight points and two steals ... contributed eight points, five rebounds, three assists and a block against Xavier ... scored 17 points versus Washington ... scored 16 points at Colorado State (6-for-11 FGs, 2-for-3 3FGs, 2-for-2 FTs) ... tallied 10 points, seven rebounds and four assists versus Incarnate Word ... made 6-of-10 shots in a 15-point night against Southeastern Louisiana ... registered 10 points in the Sun Bowl Invitational championship game versus Kent State ... put together a big second half at Rice (13 points, 5-for-8 FGs, 3-for-3 3FGs) ... added 11 points, four assists and two steals at UTSA ... tallied 12 points at Western Kentucky ... dished out a career-high seven assists at Marshall ... scored seven of his nine points in the second half against UAB ... was efficient offensively against Middle Tennessee with 18 points (5-for-10 FGs, 4-for-4 3FGs, 4-for-4 FTs) ... tied his career-high with four three pointers versus the Blue Raiders ... was on the floor for 39 of 40 minutes at FIU and tied his career-high with three blocked shots ... registered 11 points, four assists and two steals against Charlotte ... had another sharp offensive game versus Old Dominion with 15 points, making 6-of-8 shots, 1-of-2 three pointers and 2-of-3 free throws ... tied his season-best with three steals against the Monarchs ... scored in double figures in three con- secutive games for the first time this season when he put 10 points, eight rebounds and six assists on the board versus UTSA ... came close to a double-double at Louisiana Tech with nine points and nine rebounds while adding two blocks and two steals ... became UTEP’s all-time minutes leader versus North Texas ... took charge in the second half on “Senior Day” against Rice, scoring 12 of his season-high 19 points ... made 8-of-11 shots while dishing out five assists versus the Owls ... matched his season best with 19 points versus FIU in the C-USA Championship quarterfinals ... finished 6-for-9 from the floor, 4-for-4 from three and 3-for-4 from the charity stripe against the Panthers ... added 12 points in C-USA semis versus Middle Tennessee.

2013-14 (JUNIOR)
Second Team All-Conference USA ... earned a repeat appointment to the league's All-Defensive Team ... tied for first on the team in scoring (13.1 ppg) and first in steals (1.0 spg) ... had a .426 field goal percentage, .364 three-point field goal percentage and .787 free throw percentage ... dished out 85 assists with only 49 turnovers ... started a team-leading 33 times ... led the Miners with 24 double-figure scoring games ... in C-USA play, averaged 14.1 ppg with a .466 field goal percentage, .370 three-point percentage and .778 free throw percentage ... assist/turnover ratio in C-USA games was a team-high 2.09 (48-23) ... in the first 10 games, he was 37-for-104 from the field (.356) and averaged 9.8 ppg ... in the last 24 games, he scored 348 points (14.5 ppg) by connecting on 125-of-276 shots (.453) ... came close to a double-double in the season opener versus Loyola with 12 points and eight rebounds ... scored 12 of his 15 points in the first half at NM State ... tallied 16 points, seven boards and two assists against Colorado State ... scored in double figures twice in three Battle 4 Atlantis games (12 versus Tennessee, 13 against Iowa) ... registered five assists against the Vols, and two blocks & two steals versus the Jayhawks ... tied his career high with 10 rebounds against Sacramento State ... broke out of a shooting slump against Northwestern State, making 6-of-9 attempts and scoring 16 points ... added 14 points and four assists at Washington State ... scored 20 points versus Montana State (8-for-12 FGs), including a personal-best four three-point field goals ... led the Miners with 18 points against Western Illinois ... played a season-high 48 minutes in a double overtime win over Denver ... netted 19 points on 8-of-15 shooting in the C-USA opener versus Charlotte ... went 4-for-8 from three-point range in scoring 17 points against Marshall ... tied his season-high with five assists at Middle Tennessee with 12 points ... also had five assists at UAB ... had an efficient offensive game versus UTSA with 19 points on 6-of-7 shooting from the field, 3-for-4 from three-point range and 4-for-4 from the line ... netted 21 points against LA Tech, while going over the 1,000-point mark versus the Bulldogs ... 17 points (6-for-6 FTs), eight rebounds and five assists against Rice ... scored 12 of his 14 points in the second half at East Carolina ... tallied 18 points at Old Dominion ... had another 40-minute game versus Florida Atlantic with 16 points ... solid all-around game against FIU with 20 points (4-for-4 3FGs), six rebounds, five assists and two steals ... hit four three pointers and scored 20 points in the C-USA Championship versus East Carolina ... added a team-high 16 points in the quarterfinals against Southern Miss with career-highs for free throws made (nine) and attempted (10) ... closed out the season with 16 points versus Fresno State in the CBI.

2012-13 (SOPHOMORE)
Third Team All-Conference USA and a member of the league's All-Defensive squad ... led the Miners in scoring (12.3 ppg) and tied for second in steals (0.9 spg) ... in the C-USA statistics, rated no. 9 in minutes played and no. 19 in scoring ... tied for 25th in C-USA in scoring for league games only (11.1 ppg) ... was on the floor for a team-leading 1,106 minutes (34.6 avg.) in 32 games ... played 40+ minutes five times ... had multiple steals in nine outings ... the only Miner to start every game ... led the team with 24 double-figure scoring games ... shot 44.8 percent from the field and 70 percent from the line ... collected three steals each versus Oral Roberts and Clemson ... after shooting less than 40 percent in each of the first five games, connected on 8-of-13 attempts (.615) against NM State ... scored 20 points versus the Aggies while playing the full 40 minutes ... hit 7-of-13 shots in a 16-point night against Idaho ... season-high two blocks while adding three assists versus the Vandals ... contributed 13 points and eight rebounds against UNLV ...connected on 10-of-17 shots for a career-best 23 points versus Oregon ... also had six rebounds against the Ducks while playing 54 minutes -- second-most in a game in school history ... posted his first career double-double versus Arkansas-Pine Bluff with 16 points and 10 boards ... scored 16 of his 22 points in the second half at Colorado State while establishing season-bests for free throws made (seven) and attempted (eight) ... also had a big second half at Tulane with 10 of his 12 points coming following the intermission ... was productive in just 22 minutes versus Houston Baptist with 11 points, six rebounds, three assists and two steals ... season high six assists with two blocks against SMU ... made 11-of-17 shots (.647) in a two-game stretch versus UAB and Tulane, scoring 12 points in each contest ... team leader in points (17) and rebounds (six) at Houston ... scored in double figures in seven straight games before tallying six points at Southern Miss ... had one of his top offensive games as a Miner against Memphis, scoring 19 points on 6-of-9 shooting from the field and 7-of-7 from the line ... registered back-to-back 20-point games for the first time in his career at SMU (20 points) and versus Houston in the C-USA Tournament (20 points) ... had eight rebounds against the Mustangs ... in the last four games, averaged 18.0 points, shooting 63 percent (29-for-46) from the field and 83.3 percent (10-for-12) from the charity stripe.

2011-12 (FRESHMAN)
Member of the Conference USA All-Freshman Team ... ranked second on the squad in scoring (11.2 ppg) ... led the team in starts (30) & minutes (34.0 avg.), and rated second in steals (0.9 avg.) ...led the team in dunks (18) ... shot 45.1 percent from the floor (49.1 percent in conference play) ... scored in double figures in 10 of the last 14 games (174 points, 12.4 ppg) ... scored in double figures 17 times overall ... four-time Conference USA Freshman of the Week (Dec. 12, Dec. 19, Jan. 9, March 5) ... third-highest scoring freshman in C-USA behind Tulane's Ricky Tarrant (14.9 ppg) and Houston's Joseph Young (11.3 ppg) ... ranked seventh in C-USA in minutes, 15th in field goal percentage and 21st in scoring ... in conference only games, rated 10th in field goal percentage and 16th in scoring (12.8 ppg) ... one of eight UTEP freshmen to score 300 points in a season ... his 348 points ranked fifth among all-time Miner frosh ... scored eight points with four rebounds, an assist and a steal in the opener against UTSA ... contributed a team-high 14 points versus UC Riverside ... posted nine points, two boards, four assists and a steal at NM State ... led the team in scoring (nine points) and rebounding (five boards) against Stephen F. Austin ... collected four steals at Oregon ... produced 16 points, three rebounds, four assists and a block in the rematch against NM State ... scored 12 points with five rebounds, two assists and a block at UNLV ... scored 19 points (7-for-11 FGs, 3-for-4 3FGs, 2-for-2 FTs) with five boards, three assists and two steals versus Southern ... netted 13 points against Kansas State ... blocked two shots versus Auburn ... did not play against Arkansas-Pine Bluff while nursing a sore shoulder ... tied for game-high scoring honors at Marshall with 15 points while adding four rebounds ... 19 points (9-for-12 FGs) versus Houston after switching jersey numbers from #10 to #4 ... tied his season-high with four assists against SMU ... scored 10 of his 12 points in the second half versus East Carolina ... had a big first half at Tulane with 11 of his 13 points coming prior to the break ... season-high eight rebounds at Houston to go with 16 points (6-for-11 FGs, 3-for-4 3FGs), two assists and a steal ... scored 16 points in 34 minutes at Rice with two steals ... buried 7-of-10 shots in another 16-point effort against UAB ... tied his season-best with four assists versus the Blazers ... went to the line five times and scored 13 points against Tulsa ... primary defender on Tulane's Ricky Tarrant in the rematch in El Paso, holding him to two points in 24 minutes before fouling out ... contributed 14 points, six rebounds and two steals versus Southern Miss while keeping the Golden Eagles' Neil Watson in check (seven points, 3-for-14 FGs) ... established season-highs for free throw attempts (seven) and minutes (46) against Southern Miss ... tied his season-high with two blocks while adding 12 points and five rebounds versus Rice ... scored a season-high 21 points (8-for-15 FGs, 2-for-4 3FGs, 3-for-4 FTs) with five rebounds and two steals at SMU ... produced 10 points in a C-USA Tournament win over Houston.

PRIOR TO UTEP
Rated the no. 24 small forward in the country, a top-150 player overall and a three-star recruit by Rivals.com coming out of Duncanville High School ... rated the no. 6 prospect in the Lone Star State in the Class of 2010 by Texashoops.com ... two-time All-District and All-Area pick ... averaged 16 points, seven rebounds and three assists as a senior ... collected 13 ppg, five rpg and two apg his junior year ... sophomore averages were 16 points, eight boards and three dimes ... joined current Miner John Bohannon in the D/FW Metroplex Hoops Classic in May, 2009 in Dallas ... saw action at point guard, shooting guard and small forward throughout his prep career.

PERSONAL
Full name is Julian S. Williams Washburn ... son of former N.C. State star and NBA player Chris Washburn ... mother is the late Michelle Williams Washburn ... has four brothers ... born 12/18/91 (Houston, Texas) ... Multidisciplinary Studies major.

Year Cl. GP GS MIN AVE FG FGA PCT 3FG 3FGA PCT FT FTA PCT OFF DEF TOT AVE PF FO A TO BLK ST PTS AVE
2011-12 Fr 31 30 1055 34.0 143 317 .451 22 65 .338 40 71 .563 22 85 107 3.5 60 2 49 63 12 28 348 11.2
2012-13 So 32 32 1106 34.6 160 357 .448 9 47 .191 63 90 .700 30 104 134 4.2 65 0 54 59 11 28 392 12.3
2013-14 Jr 34 33 1170 34.4 162 380 .426 48 132 .364 74 94 .787 20 100 120 3.5 51 0 85 49 13 33 446 13.1
2014-15 Sr 33 31 1117 33.8 127 306 .415 40 105 .381 46 64 .719 29 107 136 4.1 63 0 86 42 19 29 340 10.3
Total 130 126 4448 34.2 592 1360 .435 119 349 .341 223 319 .699 101 396 497 3.8 239 2 274 213 55 118 1526 11.7