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- Chris Cokley
Chris  Cokley

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Savannah, Ga.

High School:
Savannah High School

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 241

Position:
Forward

Experience:
1L



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