2004-05/junior at Illinois State
Played in 28 games with four starting assignments Scored a career high 11 points on 5-for-8 shooting in the season finale against Creighton at the Valley Tournament Averaged 18.2 minutes per game over the last five outings, while also collecting 3.8 points per game Finished the season shooting 56.3 percent from the field, after shooting 31.6 percent in his first 23 games.
2003-04/sophomore at Illinois State
Played in 20 games, all as a reserve, averaging 6.5 minutes per game Scored a season-high 6 points vs. Wichita State on 3-for-5 shooting Finished the season with his longest outing of the year - 21 minutes against Northern Iowa at the Valley Tournament Posted a season-high four rebounds vs. UNI in St. Louis.
2002-03/freshman at Illinois State
Played in all 29 games with eight starting assignments Tossed in a season-high nine points at Northern Iowa Pulled down eight boards at Southern Illinois Rejected two shots against Chattanooga and another pair at Evansville Logged double-digit minutes in 12 of his first 16 games, but only did it in four of his last 15.
at Egyptian High School
Scored a school record 2,222 points for his career Started every game during his four-year career First Team Class A All-State selection by the Associated Press and the IBCA Chicago Sun-Times Class A All-State First Team in 2001 and 2002 Averaged 22 points per game as a senior Scored 40 points in a victory over Shawnee A four-time South Egyptian All-Conference team selection Two-time conference player of the year in 2001 and 2002 Three-time member of the All-South Team by the Southern Illinois Coaches Association Averaged 22.5 points his junior and sophomore seasons and 14.5 points as a freshman.
Full name: Dana Ford Birthdate: June 9, 1984 Birthplace: Carbondale, Ill. Parents: Rose Love and Dana Ford, Sr. High School coach: Chuck Doty AAU Team: TLC Titans.