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- Chris Cokley
Chris  Cokley

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Savannah, Ga.

High School:
Savannah High School

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 229

Position:
Forward

Experience:
1L



Junior Season (2016-17)
• Averaged 21.7 minutes per game and started in 17 of the 33 games in which he appeared
• Finished second on the team with 12.1 points and 6.0 rebounds per game
• Ranked 24th in Conference USA in scoring and 17th in rebounding
• Ranked second in Conference USA and 31st in the NCAA with a .582 field goal percentage
• Stood 11th in Conference USA with a .791 free throw percentage
• Was eighth in Conference USA with 2.1 offensive rebounds per game
• Scored in double figures in 21 games
• Featured three games with at least 12 rebounds
• Had 20 games where he shot at least 60.0 percent from the field
• Scored 18 points, grabbed eight rebounds and shot 61.5 percent from the field in a win over Troy (Nov. 17)
• Went 9-for-11 from the field and scored 19 points in a win over George Washington (Nov. 22)
• Had 20 points, five rebounds and was 10-for-13 from the field against Saint Mary’s (Nov. 27)
• Finished with 21 points and was 9-for-11 from the field in a win over Miles College (Dec. 28)
• Had 14 points, eight rebounds and hit the game-winning shot at the buzzer against Southern (Dec. 18)
• Shot at least 60.0 percent from the field in five straight games during league play
• Scored 18 points, had seven rebounds and was 8-for-11 from the field in a win over Marshall (Jan. 14)
• Finished with 19 points, seven rebounds and shot 9-for-12 from the field in a victory over Charlotte (Feb. 9)
• Scored a season-high 22 points and made a career-best 10 free throws against C-USA champion Middle Tennessee (Feb. 26)
• Had 19 points, six rebounds and shot 8-for-11 from the field in a win over Florida Atlantic (March 2)
• Scored 18 points, pulled down a season-high 13 rebounds and shot 7-for-8 from the field in a win over Charlotte in the C-USA Tournament (March 8)

Sophomore Season (2015-16)
• Drew starts in 22 of the 33 games in which he appeared in
• Finished second on the team with 13.1 points per game
• Paced UAB and ranked 15th in Conference USA with 6.5 rebounds per game
• Was named to the All-Conference USA Second Team
• Tabbed to the NABC All-District 11 First Team
• Selected as the Conference USA Player of the Week (Nov. 16)
• Ranked sixth in C-USA with a .573 field goal percentage
• Stood ninth in Conference USA with 2.3 offensive rebounds per game
• Scored a career-high 25 points to go along with 12 rebounds at Auburn (Nov. 13)
• Registered 25 points and was 10-for-14 from the field in a win over Seattle (Dec. 13)
• Featured 20-point games in wins over Jacksonville State (Nov. 22), at Illinois State (Dec. 5) and Stephen F. Austin (Dec. 29)
• Pulled down a career-best 15 rebounds in a victory over Georgia State (Dec. 1)
• Had 14 points and 11 rebounds in a victory over UTEP (Jan. 9)
• Turned in 17 points and 13 rebounds in a double overtime win at Southern Miss (Feb. 11)
• Shot at least 60.0 percent from the field in 16 games

Freshman Season (2014-15)
• Named 2015 C-USA Sixth Man of the Year
• Finished with 10 points in the win over Louisiana Tech (March 13) in the 2015 C-USA Tournament
• Scored in double figures in four of last five regular season games
• Played in each of UAB's 36 games and averaged 17.2 minutes per contest
• Was UAB's third-leading scorer (7.9 ppg) and second-leading rebounder (4.7 per game)
• Team's second-leading scorer in conference games, scoring 9.4 ppg
• Recorded two double-doubles
• Led UAB in field goal percentage (54.1 percent) and field goals made (119)
• Scored a then career-high 20 points and had nine rebounds vs. Middle Tennessee (Feb. 28)
• Recorded a pair of double-doubles vs. WKU (Feb. 19) and Marshall (Feb. 21)
• Named C-USA Freshman of the Week on Jan. 19 after scoring 11 points vs. Louisiana Tech and 11 points vs. Southern Miss
• Recorded first career double-double and first career double-figure rebounding game with 10 points and 10 boards vs. WKU (Feb. 19); followed with 11 points and 13 rebounds vs. Marshall (Feb. 21)
• Scored 12 points vs. FIU (Jan. 10)
• Recorded a then career-high 13 points against No. 22 UCLA (Nov. 28) at the Battle 4 Atlantis

High School
• Led Savannah High School to the GHSA Class 3A State Championship his sophomore and junior seasons
• Named to the Georgia Sportswriters Association's Class 3A First Team All-State and was a Savannah Morning News' First Team selection
• Averaged 13.6 points and 7.6 rebounds per game his junior season
• Averaged 15.5 points per game to go along with 9.9 rebounds per contest as a senior
• Named to the All-Region First Team his junior season
• Earned Region MVP honors during his senior campaign

Personal
Chris Cokley was born on July 27, 1996 ... his parents are Angela Green and Bobby Jones ... has one sister (LaQuisha) ... major is business management

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