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Mike Rowley
Player Profile:
Mike Rowley 1422246
Position: Forward
Height: 6'8"
Weight: 230
Year: Senior
Hometown: Sydney, Australia
High School: Knox Grammar School

2016-17: America East Elite 17 Winner for top GPA among players in the conference title game, plus a member of the America East All-Academic Team... Starting forward for UAlbany in all 35 games... 14th in the America East with five rebounds per game... Shot 49% from the field with 5.4 points per game... Season-high 16 points off 6-for-9 shooting in win over Oneonta (11/16)... Double-double off 12 points and 10 boards at Canisius (12/12)... 12 points each in road contests vs. UMass Lowell (1/5) and Stony Brook (1/8)... Six points and seven rebounds vs. Vermont (1/25).

2015-16: Tabbed for all 33 starting assignments in his junior season...Averaged 8.3 points and 6.5 rebounds per game...Ranked eighth in the America East in overall rebounding and fourth in offensive rebounds per game (2.6)...Led the Great Danes in field goal percentage (58.1%) and ranked fourth in the league in the category...Recorded his first career double-double at Vermont (1/9) with 18 points and 11 rebounds...Scored the game-tying basket in regulation at Holy Cross (12/5), eventually capping off an 88-84 victory at the Hart Center...America East Player of the Week (1/11) after averaging nearly a double-double in two league games...America East All-Academic selection.

2014-15: Recipient of the inaugural America East Men's Basketball Elite 18 award...Made 10 starts as the five, averaging 4.4 boards per game...Scored a career-high 13 points against Binghamton (2/10), along with matching a career-best with eight rebounds...Brought down eight boards on three occasions, against Binghamton, Stony Brook and at UMBC...Provided several clutch moments, including an offensive board at UNH (1/6) to set up his brother Sam for the game-winning basket. Also made two free throws with 23 seconds to play against Stony Brook (3/14) in the America East Championship game.

2013-14: Scored a career-high 10 points at Maine (1/18)...Saw a season-high 19 minutes against Brown (12/10), totaling seven points and three rebounds...Was a perfect 6-for-6 from the free throw line through the first six games of the season.

Before UAlbany: A four-year letterwinner at the Grammar Knox School...Guided the Knox Grammar School to a 41-6 record over his four years as a power forward under Jason Strong...Averaged 23 points per game, 11 rebounds per game and six assists per game as a captain his senior season...A Combined Associated Schools (CAS) league first team selection in 2010, 2011 and 2012...Named to the FIBA Australian Emus U-19 team in June 2013...Also a member of the New South Wales (NSW) team.

Personal: Michael John Rowley...Son of Gregg and Catherine Rowley...Intended major is business administration...Has three brothers, Alex, Joe, and Sam, a UAlbany men's basketball alum class of 2015...Also has one sister, Rebecca.

  Minutes  Total  3-Point  F-Throws  Rebounds   
Year  gp-gs  min  avg  fg  fga  pct  fg  fga  pct  ft  fta  pct  off  def  tot  avg  pf  fo  ast  t/o  blk  stl  pts  avg 
2013-14   27-0  277  10.3  15  45  .333  14  .286  17  26  .654  19  39  58  2.1  33  16  51  1.9 
2014-15   33-10  787  23.8  46  106  .434  .143  32  45  .711  62  84  146  4.4  86  23  31  23  125  3.8 
2015-16   33-33  953  28.9  104  179  .581  .000  66  91  .725  86  128  214  6.5  93  38  53  11  33  274  8.3 
2016-17 35-35 1022 29.2 70 143 .490 0 1 .000 48 59 .814 59 117 176 5.0 104 4 46 44 10 26 188 5.4
TOTAL  128-78  3039  23.7  235  473  .497  23  .217  163  211  .773  226  368  594  4.6  316  12  114  144  25  91  638  5.0
SINGLE-GAME HIGHS:
Points: 18 (@ Vermont, 1/9/16)
Rebounds: 11 (2x, last: @ Vermont, 1/9/16)
Assists: 6 (vs. Saint Francis Brooklyn, 12/17/16) 
Steals: 4, (3x, last: @ Stony Brook, 3/6/17) 
Blocks: 2 (vs. NJIT, 11/27/15) 
FG made: 7 (@ Vermont, 1/9/16)
FG attempts: 11 (vs. Quinnipiac, 11/22/14)
3FG made: 1 (5x)
3FG attempts: 3 (2x)
FT made: 6 (4x, last: vs. Marist, 12/7/16) 
FT attempts: 8 (2x, last: vs. Marist, 12/7/16) 
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