Chris Wright
Chris  Wright


Bowie, Md.

High School:
St. John's College (D.C.)

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 209



2009-10 (Junior): Third on the team in scoring with 15.2 points per game ... Handed out a team-high 4.1 assists per game (11th in the BIG EAST) ... In BIG EAST games, contributed 14.0 points and 4.4 assists per game ... Led the team, and was tied for fifth in the BIG EAST, in steals with 51 (1.50 per game) ... Finished 12th in the BIG EAST in assist/turnover ratio (1.79; 4.1 assists, 2.3 turnovers) ... Named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll twice (Dec. 28, Jan. 4) ... Reached double figures in 25 games, scoring at least 15 points 18 times ... Had 11 games with at least 20 points ... His 517 points scored were the 24th-best single season in school history ... Wright's 138 assists were the 21st-best in school history for a season ... Scored a career-high 34 points against Harvard, connecting on 13-of-21 field goals and was named to the league's weekly honor roll ... Earned BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll nod for the second-straight week, scoring 21 points against St. John's ... Scored a BIG EAST career-high of 27 points in a win at Pittsburgh.

2008-09 (Sophomore): Averaged 12.5 points, 3.8 assists, 3.0 rebounds in 32.9 minutes per game ... Finished third on the team in scoring and three-point field goals made and led the team in assists ... His 117 assists rank tied for 28th all-time in a single season with Fred Brown (1980-81) ... In conference games, averaged 12.7 points, 3.5 assists and 2.8 rebounds ... Finished 11th in the league in assists per game (3.8) and was 13th in the BIG EAST in assist/turnover ratio (3.8 apg/2.4 tpg) ...Scored in double figures 21 times ... Tallied career-high 22 points against American ... Handed out at least four assists 17 times ... Registered career-best eight assists at Marquette (1/31/09).

High School: A three-time All-Met selection by the Washington Post ... First three-time All-Met in boys' basketball since Adrian Dantley (DeMatha, 1971-73) ... Scored 2,580 career points, leaving as the all-time leader in points ... Named first team All-Met as a senior ... Averaged 30.5 points, 4.9 rebounds and 4.3 assists in 2006-07 ... He topped the 30-point mark 19 times and led the Cadets (24-9) to the Washington Catholic Athletic Conference title game ... A McDonald's All-American ... Won the three-point shooting contest at the McDonald's All-American Classic ... Played in the Jordan Brand All-Star Classic in New York ... Named the Gatorade Washington, D.C. Player of the Year as a senior ... Averaged 22.1 points, 4.7 rebounds, 4.4 assists and 2 steals for WCAC finalist Cadets as a sophomore ... Played for Boo Williams AAU team during the summer.

Personal: The son of Orlando and Diane Wright ... Has a brother, OJ, and sister, Kiki.

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