Blake Mishler
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Blake Mishler

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Metamora, Ill.

High School:
Metamora

Last College:
East Tennessee State

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 245

Position:
Forward

Experience:
1L

Biography and Career Highlights

2010-11: Recipient of the 2010 Milt Weisbecker Endowed Scholarship.

2009-10: Played in 21 games, all as a reserve • Matched his season-best point total in the first half against Drake (Feb. 6) with five points, all free throws, in eight first-half minutes • Finished with five points, four rebounds and two blocked shots at Southern Illinois (Jan. 23) • Played in the game's final four minutes at Ohio (Dec. 16) and finished with two points, his first made field goal at Illinois State.

2008-09: Sat out due to NCAA residency rules.

2007-08 (East Tennessee State): Played in 11 games, all as a reserve, and transferred to Illinois State in December 2007 • Tossed in a season-best eight points against Georgia (Dec. 20) in the first round of the 2007 Rainbow Classic • Two days later, against Lousiana-Lafayette (Dec. 22), equalled his season-best with eight points • Grabbed a team-high eight rebounds against Tennessee Wesleyan (Dec. 1) • Played 16 minutes in the season-opener at Dayton (Nov. 10) and finished with two points and six rebounds • Coached by Murray Bartow.

2006-07 (East Tennessee State): Scored six points and grabbed four rebounds in 17 minutes in the win over Campbell (Feb. 5) • Came off the bench to provide valuable minutes in the win over Lipscomb (Jan. 4), scoring eight points and grabbing three rebounds - all coming in the second half and overtime • Had the defensive rebound that later set up the game-winning shot in overtime against Lipscomb • Had a career-high six rebounds against Milligan (Dec. 9) • Scored a career-best 12 points in the second half against Vanderbilt (Dec. 5).

Metamora High School: Finished his prep career as the school's all-time leader in scoring (1,715 points), rebounding (760) and blocked shots (202) • In a senior season that saw Metamora finish with a 20-8 record, scored a team-best 583 points (20.8 ppg), grabbed 226 rebounds (8.1 rpg) and had 85 blocks (3.0 bpg) • First-team all-area selection and honorable mention all-state • Unanimous all-conference pick and team MVP three-straight years • Coached by Derek Linder.

Personal: Full Name: Blake Mishler • Birthdate: Dec. 2, 1987 • Birthplace: Metamora, Ill. • Parents: Brad and Kim Mishler • Major: history.

Honors and Awards
Honors and Awards 2010 Milt Weisbecker Endowed Scholarship

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Points
12 at Vanderbilt, 12-5-06

Rebounds
8 vs. Tennessee Wesleyan, 12-1-07

Minutes
18 vs. Georgia, 12-20-07

Field Goals
5 at Vanderbilt, 12-5-06

Field Goals Attempts
6, three times

3-Point Field Goals
None

3-Point FGs Attempts
None

Free Throws
5 vs. Drake, 2-6-10

Free Throws Attempts
6 vs. Drake, 2-6-10

Assists
1, three times

Steals
2, twice

Blocked Shots
2 at Southern Illinois, 1-23-10