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2010-2011 Men's Basketball Roster


Rod Emanuel

Class: SR
Position: G
Height: 6-3
Weight: 180 pounds
Previous School: Santa Fe Community College
Hometown: Orlando, Fla.

SENIOR (2010-11)
Played in 29 games starting 10 ... Against Evansville was scoreless in the first half but caught fire in the second scoring a team high 15 points ... Ended the game 5 for 9 from the field ... Also went 3 for 5 from behind the arc which were all of Middle Tennessee's treys in the game ... Scored 10 points against Tennessee after going 5 for 11 from the field ... Also had five assists, three rebounds and three steals against the Vols ... Started first game of senior campaign recording two assists and four steals in 24 minutes of action ... Scored first points of season on free throws against UAB ... Posted seven points against Campbell ... Also had a steal and two assists against the Camels ... Had six rebounds against Belmont ... Ended the game with eight points against the Bruins ... The two teams battled and with 6.6 seconds Emanuel got the inbound, drove the ball the length of the floor and made a layup with .1 to force a second overtime ... Had first two blocks of the season against Vanderbilt ... Grabbed six rebounds at Arkansas State and scored eight points ... Pulled down five rebounds and scored five points in the quarterfinals of the Sun Belt Championships against FIU ... In the semifinals of the tournament, scored nine points after going 3 for 4 from the field.

JUNIOR (2008-09)
Played 25 minutes in his first game as a Blue Raider ... Was a perfect 2 for 2 from the three-point line ... Had two defensive rebounds and four assists ... Scored four points and pulled down five rebounds against Ohio ... Scored a season high 11-points against Marshall ... Also grabbed four rebounds and had two assists ... Went 4 for 6 from the free throw line tallying nine total points against Lamar ... Posted a career high 20 points against SIU Edwardsville after going 7 for 13 from the field ... Also had a block, four assists and seven rebounds ... Posted a season high two steals at Vanderbilt ... Also scored seven points and pulled down five rebounds ... Recorded second 20 point game against Arkansas State ... Scored in double firgures with 14 against New Orleans ... Went 6-7 from field and 2-3 at the charity stripe in addition to four steals on the defensive side ... Scored 12 points against South Alabama after going 2-3 from behind the arc and 4-4 at the free throw line ... Also pulled down five rebounds ... Hit three treys on way to scoring 11 points against FAU ... Pulled down four rebounds against Missouri State in the CIT.

SANTA FE COMMUNITY COLLEGE Played for Coach Chris Mowry ... Excellent perimeter shooter, hit 37% of 3-point attempts during freshman season ... Increased that to 42% sophomore season ... As a freshman, was All Mid-Florida Conference, All-FCCAA and led the team with 17.1 points per game ... As a sophomore, led team with 15.7 points per game ... Was again named All-MFC and All-Region ... Named National Junior College Player of the Week after making 12 of 15 shots from the field, and averaged 24 points and seven rebounds during a two-game stretch.

MAYNARD EVANS HIGH SCHOOL (ORLANDO) Coached by Greg Shirley ... Lettered three seasons ....Averaged 14 points and 6.5 rebounds per game.

PERSONAL Born: April 28, 1988 ... Parents: Ronnie Emanuel and Debra Johnson ... Favorite Hobbies: Reading, listening to music, watching favorite movies ... Majoring in organizational communication ... Career Ambition: Athletic Director.



2009-2010 Game-by-Game Stats
2010-2011 Game-by-Game Stats