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Costa Anderson
Player Profile:
Costa Anderson 2811447
Position: Guard
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 200
Year: Junior
Hometown: Atlanta, Ga.
High School: South Atlanta

2016-17: Reserve guard for UAlbany, playing in 28 games off the bench... Averaged 2.3 points per game, shooting 42% from the field and 36.4% from three-point range... Perfect 10-for-10 from free throw line... Played 16 minutes vs. Oneonta (11/16), earning career-highs with 10 points, five assists and three steals in victory... Eight points with pair of three-point field goals in win over UMass Lowell (2/1)... Perfect 8-for-8 from the free throw line to secure home win over UMBC (2/15)... First-half buzzer beater three in America East Tournament semifinal victory at Stony Brook (3/6).

JUCO: Played two years at Northern Oklahoma College...  Earned All-America honors as a sophomore, averaging 16 points per game... Team's 2015-16 offensive player of the year with 95 made three-point field goals... First Team All-Region II and all-conference as a sophomore... 10 points a game as a freshman.

High School: Played basketball, football and baseball at South Atlanta High... Two-time All-Georgia, two-time All-Atlanta and three-time all-region honoree... Led Hornets to final four appearance in junior year... Averaged 19 points, four assists and three steals a game as a senior... Two-time team captain.

Personal: Majoring in sociology with a minor in psychology... Son of Costa Sr. and Bridget... Has three sisters, Cabrisha, Cadeja and Caleah... Father, Costa Sr., played football at Savannah State... Mother, Bridget, played basketball at Tuskegee... Sister, Cabrisha, played softball at Johnson C. Smith.

  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 
2016-17 28-0 209 7.5 21 50 .420 12 33 .364 10 10 1.000 3 14 17 0.6 10 0 18 5 0 7 64 2.3
TOTAL 28-0 209 7.5 21 50 .420 12 33 .364 10 10 1.000 3 14 17 0.6 10 0 18 5 0 7 64 2.3
SINGLE-GAME HIGHS:
Points: 10 (vs. Oneonta, 11/16/16) 
Rebounds: 3 (vs. Oneonta, 11/16/16)
Assists: 5 (vs. Oneonta, 11/16/16)
Blocks: 0
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teals: 3 (vs. Oneonta, 11/16/16) 
FG made: 4 (vs. Oneonta, 11/16/16)
FG attempts: 7 (vs. Oneonta, 11/16/16)
3FG made: 2 (2x, last: vs. UMass Lowell, 2/1/17)
3FG attempts: 4 (vs. Maine, 1/22/17)
FT made: 8 (vs. UMBC, 2/15/17) 
FT attempts: 8 (vs. UMBC, 2/15/17)
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