Bobby Hill
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Bobby Hill

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
St. Louis, Mo.

High School:
Vashon

Last College:
Lincoln (Ill.) CC

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 220

Position:
Forward

Experience:
1L

Bobby Hill

Biography and Career Highlights

2008-09: Redshirted • After nearing the completion of his rehab from a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) he injured in May 2008, suffered a rupture of his patellar tendon in his right knee in February 2009.

Lincoln College:Named to the 2008 National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division II First-Team All-America squad • Averaged 17.0 points and 5.5 rebounds per game for the Lynx.

2006-07: Started eight of the final nine games of the season • One of the top defenders on the team • Scored a career-best eight points and grabbed a career-high five rebounds in the season finale against Indiana State (March 1) in the opening round of the 2007 State Farm Missouri Valley Conference Tournament • Posted three steals against Ball State (Feb. 17) • Scored six points in each of the regular-season meetings against Northern Iowa (Jan. 9 and Feb. 24).

Vashon HS: Averaged 13.5 points, 8.3 rebounds, 2.6 assists and 1.9 blocked shots per game as a senior • Shot 58.2 percent from the field during his final season • The Wolverines finished the 2005-06 season with a 27-2 overall record and were ranked No. 13 nationally by USA Today • Finished runner-up for Missouri's "Mr. Basketball" in 2006 • Named to the 2006 STLtoday.com All-Metro First Team • Named to the 2006 Class 5A Missouri Basketball Coaches Association (MBCA) All-State Boys Basketball Team • Played in the 2006 Missouri versus Illinois "River War" All-Star Game • As a junior, averaged 9.3 points, 5.7 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game • During his junior year, Vashon, which was ranked No. 1 by USA Today during the season, finished with a 29-1 record • Member of the honor roll all four years • Coached by Floyd Irons.

Personal: Full Name: Bobby L. Hill • Birthdate: July 17, 1987 • Birthplace: St. Louis • Father: Johnny Hill • His brother, Johnny Jr., plays basketball at Southeast Missouri State • Major: university studies.

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Points
8 vs. Indiana State, 3-1-07

Rebounds
5 vs. Indiana State, 3-1-07

Minutes
26 vs. Indiana State, 3-1-07

Field Goals
3, three times

Field Goals Attempts
5 vs. Indiana State, 3-1-07

3-Point Field Goals
0

3-Point FGs Attempts
0

Free Throws
3 vs. Bradley, 2-3-07

Free Throws Attempts
5 vs. Indiana State, 3-1-07

Assists
3 vs. Bradley, 2-3-07

Steals
3 vs. Ball State, 2-17-07

Blocked Shots
1, four times