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Cedrick Lang
31  Cedrick Lang

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sioux Falls, S.D.

High School:
O'Gorman HS

Height / Weight:
6-10 / 255

Position:
Forward

Experience:
HS

UTEP ITEMS
Two-time appointment to the Conference USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll (minimum 3.0 grade point average) ... also tabbed to the 2013 Conference USA Men's Basketball All-Academic Team.

2013-14 (JUNIOR)
Contributed 6.5 ppg and 5.4 rpg in 23.1 minutes per game with a .510 field goal percentage ... did not play in the season opener versus Loyola (New Orleans) while continuing to recover from a concussion ... recorded nine points and seven rebounds in his 2013-14 debut at NM State ... scored 11 points with four rebounds against West Alabama ... hauled down eight boards with a couple of blocked shots versus Colorado State ... posted his second career double-double with 21 points and 10 rebounds against NM State ...after scoring a combined 15 points in his previous five games, made all seven of his field goal attempts and tallied 14 points against Northwestern State ... had another double-double, this time off the bench, versus Montana State with 10 points and 13 rebounds ... recipient of the Don Haskins Award at the WestStar Bank Don Haskins Sun Bowl Invitational ... picked up 10 points and eight rebounds in the championship game against Denver ... made 14-of-17 shots and scored in double figures three times in a five-game stint off the bench (Dec. 19-29) ... returned to the starting lineup versus Charlotte and played 30 minutes ... snagged 10 rebounds against Marshall ... scored seven points off the pine at Middle Tennessee ... made 5-of-7 shots in compiling 12 points and seven rebounds against UTSA ... put together an eight-point, nine-rebound, three-assist, two-steal effort in 28 minutes off the bench versus Rice ... assist and steal totals against the Owls were both career highs ... came close to a double-double at East Carolina with eight points and 10 rebounds in 29 minutes ... scored eight points for the third straight game at Old Dominion while adding six rebounds ... returned to the starting lineup for the first time in over a month versus FIU and scored in double figures for the second time in C-USA play (12 points) ... aded eight rebounds, two assists and two steals against the Panthers while duplicating his season high for minutes (33) ... scored eight points with five rebounds in 25 reserve minutes at Tulane ... also played 25 minutes at Southern Miss with six points, five rebounds, two assists, a block and a career-high tying two steals ... pulled down seven rebounds versus Tulsa ... tied his most points in a C-USA game this season with 12 at UTSA.

2012-13 (SOPHOMORE)
Started 29 of 32 games ... averaged 5.7 ppg, 5.3 rpg and 21.3 mpg ... tied for team-high honors with a .576 field goal percentage ... team leader in rebounding on nine occasions (Oral Roberts, Vanderbilt, NM State twice, SMU, Rice twice, Tulsa, Memphis) ... tied for 15th in C-USA in rebounding for league games only (6.1 avg.) ... scored two points in each of the first four games before breaking out with 10 points (3-for-6 FGs, 4-for-6 FTs) and seven rebounds in 20 minutes versus Vanderbilt ... scored seven points with five rebounds and a steal versus UNLV ... had his most productive offensive game of the season with 14 points (5-for-7 FGs) in 41 minutes against Oregon ... scored 10 points on 4-of-5 shooting versus Arkansas-Pine Bluff ... pulled down six rebounds in 18 minutes at Colorado State ... had eight points and five boards in only 18 minutes at Tulane ... returned to the starting lineup following a two-game absence against Houston Baptist and responded with 11 points, seven rebounds and a career-high tying three assists over 23 minutes ... seven rebounds at Tulsa ... contributed nine points (3-for-3 FGs) and six boards against SMU ... collected five of his eight rebounds in the first half against Rice ... snared a career-best 15 boards in the rematch against Tulsa ... went to the line a career-high 10 times versus TU ... scored all eight of his points in the second half at Houston, shooting 4-for-4 from the floor ... tallied eight rebounds at Southern Miss ... logged his first career double-double against Houston with 10 points and 10 boards ... just missed posting a second consecutive double-double at Rice with nine points and 11 rebounds in 18 minutes ... contributed 10 points and seven boards versus Memphis ... had a perfect shooting day (5-for-5) from the field at SMU, collecting 12 points ... posted 10 points against Houston in the C-USA Tournament ... scored in double figures in four of the last six games, averaging 9.5 ppg during that span with a .611 (22-for-36) field goal percentage ... blocked a shot in each of the last three contests.

2011-12 (FRESHMAN)
Played with a stress fracture in his foot for the last 14 games, limiting his practice time ... started 16 games as a freshman ... UTEP was 10-6 when he started (5-2 in C-USA play) with wins in nine of his last 12 starting assignments ... averaged 6.3 points ... third on the team in blocks (0.5 avg.) and rebounding (4.8 avg.) ... had a .611 field goal percentage ... pulled down a game-high nine boards against UC Riverside ... scored in double figures for the first time as a Miner at NM State with eight of his 10 points coming in the second half ... was 4-for-4 from the field and 2-for-2 from the line versus the Aggies with six rebounds and a block in only 16 minutes ... blocked four shots to go with seven points and four rebounds against Stephen F. Austin ... was on the floor for 30+ minutes for the first time in his college career versus the Lumberjacks ... picked up his second double-figure scoring game against McNeese State with 12 points (4-for-5 FGs, 4-for-5 FTs) along with a game-high six rebounds ... led the Miners with seven rebounds versus Clemson ... scored 12 points against Kansas State ... contributed 10 points and six rebounds versus Auburn ... averaged 9.0 ppg and 5.7 rpg in the Diamond Head Classic with a .667 (10-for-15) field goal percentage that tied for tops among participating players ... named Conference USA Freshman of the Week on Dec. 26 after scoring in double figures in three of four games for the week ... recipient of the Don Haskins Award at the Bank of the West Don Haskins Sun Bowl Invitational ... tied the school record for single-game field goal percentage by hitting all nine of his shots against Arkansas-Pine Bluff ... posted a season-high 22 points versus the Golden Lions ... contributed six points and five rebounds off the bench at Tulsa ... scored all five of his points and added a steal in a decisive 9-0 run in the second half against East Carolina ... secured seven rebounds in only 14 minutes versus the Pirates ... played 25 minutes off the bench at Houston and logged six points and four rebounds ... his only basket at Rice came on an offensive rebound with seven seconds left that tied the game at 75 ... returned to the starting lineup against Tulsa and produced five points, six rebounds, an assist and a steal in 24 minutes ... scored six points and secured eight rebounds in 28 minutes versus Tulane ... tallied six points at Memphis, including two free throws with 1:19 to play that gave the Miners their first lead in an eventual 60-58 victory ... snared six rebounds in 27 minutes against Southern Miss ... pulled down six rebounds in a C-USA Tournament opening round win over Houston ... contributed eight points and six boards in the C-USA Tourney quarterfinals at Memphis.

PRIOR TO UTEP
Garnered All-State and All-District honors as a senior while averaging a double-double (12 points and 10 rebounds) ... nominated for Gatorade and McDonald's Player of the Year ... led O'Gorman High School to consecutive state titles ... averaged 7.5 ppg and 5.4 rpg as a junior en route to honorable mention All-State accolades ... missed his sophomore season with a foot injury ... versatile athlete also played baseball and football during his prep years.

PERSONAL
Full name is Cedrick John Lang ... parents are Rick and Kay Lang ... has one brother and one sister ... born 5/12/92 (Sioux Falls, S.D.) ... Communication 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 32 16 711 22.2 77 126 .611 0 0 .000 46 82 .561 56 98 154 4.8 96 3 20 42 16 11 200 6.3
2012-13 So 32 29 681 21.3 68 118 .576 0 0 .000 46 85 .541 53 118 171 5.3 96 3 13 33 12 12 182 5.7
2013-14 Jr 33 10 762 23.1 74 145 .510 0 0 .000 67 114 .588 65 114 179 5.4 93 4 26 38 8 12 215 6.5
Total 97 55 2154 22.2 219 389 .563 0 0 .000 159 281 .566 174 330 504 5.2 285 10 59 113 36 35 597 6.2
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