Jeremiah Rivers
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Jeremiah  Rivers

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Winter Park, Fla.

High School:
Winter Park

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 210

Position:
Guard

Experience:
1


2007-08 (Sophomore): Averaged 2.5 points, 2.4 rebounds and 1.0 assists in 18.6 minutes ... One of 16 players selected to CollegeInsider.com's All-Defensive Team ... Scored nine points, grabbed four rebounds, handed out five assists and had no turnovers in 27 minutes against Fairfield ... Scored six points, grabbed three rebounds in 22 minutes in win against Syracuse ... Grabbed a career nine rebounds in 27 minutes in win against St. John's.

2006-07 (Freshman): Played 11 minutes in the season opener against Hartford, grabbing two rebounds and handing out one assist ... Made a steal and layup in a key run during win at Vanderbilt ... Scored four points and grabbed three rebounds in 18 minutes at Fairfield ... Scored three points and had four assists in 18 minutes against Ball State ... Scored a career-high six points in 21 minutes at Duke ... Missed three games after spraining his right ankle at Duke ... Matched his career high with six points at Rutgers ... Finished with four points and a career-high four rebounds in a win against DePaul ... Grabbed a career-high five rebounds and handed out two assists against No. 22 West Virginia ... Hit two key three-pointers in the first half and tied his career-high with six points at Cincinnati ... Scored three points and handed out a career-high seven assists against Belmont in the first round of the NCAA Tournament ... Had two assists, scored a point, grabbed a rebound and blocked a shot in the Elite 8 win over North Carolina.

High School: A two-time First-Team All-Metro selection (2004-05, 2005-06) ... Named First-Team All-Central Florida as a senior ... Led Winter Park to the 6A State Finals with a 25-8 overall record ... Averaged 15.2 points, 5.7 rebounds and 5.2 assists per game ... Helped lead Winter Park to an 18-11 record and the state quarterfinals as a junior, averaging 15.0 points, 6.0 assists and 5.0 rebounds.

Personal: Born Jeremiah Jordan Rivers in Milwaukee, Wis. ... Parents Glenn (Doc) and Kristen Rivers ... Father is a former NBA player and the current Boston Celtics head coach ... Has two brothers, Austin (14) and Spencer (11), and one sister, Callie (17) ... Major not yet declared

Career Highs
Points: 5 three times
Rebounds: 5 vs West Virginia 2/12/07
Assists: 7 vs Belmont 3/15/07
Steals: 2 vs Oregon 11/29/06, 2 at Syracuse 2/26/07
Blocks: 1 three times

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February 21
6:30 PM
Xavier
Capital One Arena

FS1
99.1 WNEW-FM
February 24
12:00 PM
Providence
Capital One Arena

CBSSN
99.1 WNEW-FM
February 26
7:00 PM
Marquette
Capital One Arena

FS1
99.1 WNEW-FM
March 3
5:00 PM
Villanova
Wells Fargo Arena

FOX
TBD