« Return to roster 

2009-2010 Men's Basketball Roster

Matthew Joines

Class: SR
Height: 6-4
Weight: 180 pounds
Previous School: Hanover College
Hometown: Murfreesboro, Tenn.

Senior (2009-10)
Entered the season opener in the final minutes ... Made two free throws against SIU Edwardsville ... Also had one rebound ... His three-pointer against Houston Baptist tied the school record for treys in a game by a team with 10.

MIDDLE TENNESSEE Transferred from Hanover College at end of sophomore year (2007) ... Junior year walked on at Middle Tennessee, but suffered back injury and served rest of year as a team manager ...Was full-time manager in 2008-09 ....Will walk on again in 2009-10 after rehabbing back injury.

HANOVER COLLEGE Played two years for Hanover, which was ranked as high as No. 2 in Division II, and had a top 25 program both years he was there ... Played for Coach Mike Beitzel.

OAKLAND HIGH SCHOOL Played for Coach Randy King ... Averaged 11.3 ppg for high school career ...Was All-County as both a junior and senior ...All-Region as a senior .... Also lettered in track at Oakland ... Beta Epsilon ... FCA President.

PERSONAL Born: August 4, 1986 ... Parents: Mark & Jennifer Joines ... Major: English ... Hobbies include golf and cliff diving ... comes from athletic family with father, three uncles and grandfather all playing intercollegiate football or basketball.