MINERS

Chris Washburn
32  Chris Washburn

Hometown:
Grand Prairie, Texas

High School:
South Grand Prairie HS

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 240

Position:
Forward

Experience:
HS

2012-13 (FRESHMAN)
Averaged 4.4 ppg and 2.9 rpg with a .474 field goal percentage ... third on the squad in blocks (0.5 bpg) and fourth in steals (0.8 spg) ... averaged 14.9 minutes ... opened the season with three double-figure scoring games, the first Miner freshman to achieve the feat since John Tofi (2002-03) ... scored 13 of his 14 points in the second half in the season opener against Oral Roberts ... tallied 11 points during the Miners' decisive 26-5 run that turned a 38-37 deficit into a 63-43 lead ... made 6-of-7 shots versus the Golden Eagles (6-of-6 in the second half) ... added three assists, three steals and a block in 16 reserve minutes ... tied for the team lead with 11 points (4-for-6 FGs, 3-for-5 FTs) in 27 minutes at Arizona ... also paced the squad with four rebounds and two steals versus the Wildcats ... added 12 points, making 6-of-9 free throws, against Oklahoma ... played 28 minutes versus the Sooners and chipped in with six rebounds, two assists, two blocks and three steals ... came through in the clutch against NM State, making two free throws with five seconds remaining to give the Miners a 55-54 win over their I-10 rivals ... scored all seven of his points at the line versus the Aggies ... posted seven points, five rebounds, two assists, a block and a steal in 28 minutes against Idaho ... also played 28 minutes versus UNLV with five points and five boards ... was on the floor for a season-high 31 minutes against Oregon with three steals ... came on after John Bohannon & Cedrick Lang fouled out and made plays in the last three minutes of the 66-57 win at Tulane, finishing with four points and two rebounds ... scored seven points with four rebounds in 14 minutes versus SMU ... scored all seven of his points in the second half and pulled down six of his eight rebounds in the final 20 minutes at East Carolina ... had three dunks in the second half against the Pirates ... tied his season high with two blocks versus Tulane ... perfect from the field (3-for-3) in a seven-point, two-steal night against UCF ... scored eight points at Rice ... over 28 minutes at SMU compiled seven points, four rebounds and two steals.

PRIOR TO UTEP
Helped South Grand Prairie [Texas] High School to a 35-3 record his final year as a prep ... averaged 12 points, 10 rebounds, four assists, two blocks and two steals ... shot 52.4 percent from the floor ... accumulated season-highs for points (22) against Dallas Carter and rebounds (15) versus Dallas Lincoln ... compiled numerous accolades his senior year including All-State 5A, All-Region 5A, District 5-5A MVP and team MVP ... McDonald's All-American nominee ... selected to play in the TABC All-Star Game and the THSCA All-Star Game ... collected 13.1 points, 6.8 rebounds, 0.7 assists, 1.6 blocks and 1.5 steals per contest as a junior ... made 60.8 percent of his shots as the Warriors finished 23-9 ... the brother of current Miner freshman Julian Washburn and son of former NBA player Chris Washburn, he was rated the no. 31 power forward in the class of 2012 by Rivals.com ... Scout.com listed him as a four-star prospect and the no. 23 center in the country ... also regarded as the no. 15 player in the state of Texas.

PERSONAL
Full name is Chris S. Washburn ... mother is the late Michelle Williams Washburn ... has four brothers ... born 5/23/93 (Dallas, Texas).

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
2012-13 Fr 32 4 478 14.9 46 97 .474 0 1 .000 48 97 .495 33 59 92 2.9 78 1 18 47 15 26 140 4.4
Total 32 4 478 14.9 46 97 .474 0 1 .000 48 97 .495 33 59 92 2.9 78 1 18 47 15 26 140 4.4