Justin Clark
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Justin Clark

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Independence, Mo.

High School:
Chrisman

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 185

Position:
Guard

Experience:
2L

Justin Clark

Biography and Career Highlights

2010-11 (Illinois State):Saw action in 28 games, after starting in nine of the first 12 games • Posted four double-digit scoring efforts, including a career-best 20 points against Tennessee State (Nov. 17) on 7-for-14 shooting with a 6-for-12 performance from three • Grabbed a career-best and game-high nine rebounds against SIU Edwardsville (Nov. 14) in the season opener • Collected back-to-back double-digit scoring efforts for the first time in his career with 12 points at Creighton (Feb. 16) and 11 tallies at Western Michigan (Feb. 19) • Over the final five games of the season, shot 7-for-15 (.467) from three • Had a streak of 17-straight missed three-pointers come to an end with a made trey against Ohio (Dec. 8).

2009-10 (Illinois State): Notched two double-digit scoring games, including a career-best 13 points against Creighton (Jan. 20) • In the home game against Creighton (Jan. 20), shot 4-for-5 from the field and 3-for-3 on three-point field goals • Tossed in 10 points in the BracketBusters game against Morehead State (Feb. 20) • Began his college career shooting 2-for-27 (.074) on three-point field goals, but ended the season sinking six of his last 16 treys.

Chrisman High School: One of seven players from the Missouri side of the Kansas City metro area to score 2,000 points in his career (2,148) • Ranks second in the state of Missouri for career three-pointers • Averaged 22.8 points and four rebounds per game as a senior • Named to the 2008-09 Missouri Basketball Coaches Association (MBCA) All-State First Team • Played in the 2009 Mo-Kan All-Star Classic • Named the Independence Examiner's High School Boys Basketball Co-Player of the Year, along with his prep and ISU teammate Jon Ekey • Named all-conference, all-area and all-metro as a senior • The top scorer in the state of Missouri his junior season, as he averaged 25.6 points per game and had 103 three-pointers • Scored 30 or more points in 12 games his junior year • Named second-team all-state in 2008 • Averaged 17 points as a sophomore • Scored 15 points per game as a freshman • Coached by John Vickers • Also lettered in track and field two years.

Personal: Birthdate: Dec. 20, 1990 • Birthplace: Independence, Mo. • Mother: Arlene Clark • One of two children • Major: undecided • Prep teammate of fellow Redbird freshman Jon Ekey • Also played with Ekey on the AAU Kansas City Pump n' Run team.

Honors and Awards

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Points
20 vs. Tennessee State, 11-17-10

Rebounds
9 vs. SIU Edwardsville, 11-14-10

Minutes
34 vs. Tennessee State, 11-17-10

Field Goals
7 vs. Tennessee State, 11-17-10

Field Goals Attempts
14 vs. Tennessee State, 11-17-10

3-Point Field Goals
6 vs. Tennessee State, 11-17-10

3-Point FGs Attempts
12 vs. Tennessee State, 11-17-10

Free Throws
3, three times

Free Throws Attempts
5, twice

Assists
4 at Drake, 1-18-11

Steals
3 at Creighton, 2-16-11

Blocked Shots
1, four times