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Reath

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Height: 6'11"
Weight: 244lbs.
Class: Senior
City/State: Perth, Australia
High School: Lee College
Major: Interdisciplinary Studies
Experience: 2 Letters

Bio

SENIOR SEASON (2017-18)
A very consistent senior season after averaging 12 points as a junior, averaged 12.5 points and 5.3 rebounds for the year and 24.2 minutes per game … Played in all 33 contests, with 28 starts … For his two years at LSU 64 games played with 58 starts … 19 games in double figures, 40 games in his two year career … 10 career double doubles including three in his senior season (24 pts-11 rebs vs. Kentucky, 1/3; 31 pts-13 rebs at Vandy, 1/20; and, 26 pts-11 rebs. Vs. UL-Lafayette in NIT, 3/14) … Top five scoring games came in senior season: 31 at Vandy, 30 vs. UNCW, 26 vs. UL-Lafayette and Ole Miss and 24 vs. Kentucky … Five times hit double figure field goals, topped by 13 in his two top scoring games at Vandy and UNCW … Season high of 13 rebounds at Vandy …. 17 games with a three-pointer … For second straight year was over 50 percent from the field – 167-of-307, 54.4%, second best in the SEC …. 19-of-45 3 FG (422%) … 324-of-615 (52.7%) from field for his two years with 30 made treys and 78 career blocks … Averaged 12.3 points for his career, scoring 786 points over two seasons.

JUNIOR SEASON (2016-17)
Averaged 12.0 points per game, 6.2 rebounds, 0.8 assists and 1.5 blocks per game …. Averaged 27.7 minutes per game starting 30-of-31 games (all except Senior Night) … 21 games scoring in double figures … Seven double doubles, including opening night against Wofford (11/12) when Reath posted 20-10 with 23 points (9-13 shooting) and 14 rebounds … Was named SEC POW for his efforts in the opener … Season best of 16 rebounds to go with 16 points versus Texas A&M (2/4) … Five of the seven double doubles came in SEC play … Also had 23 points against College of Charleston (12/19) … Best of five blocks in win over Houston (11/29) … Shot 51.0 percent from the field (158-of-308) with 11 treys …No. 11 in the league in rebound average, third in field goal percentage, eighth in blocked shot average … 12 games with at least six field goals, highlight by 10 versus College of Charleston (12/19).

PRIOR TO LSU
Played 2014-15 and 2015-16 seasons at Lee College in Baytown, Texas prior to coming to LSU … Averaged 6.9 points per game in 2014-15 and 5.4 rebounds … Shot 56.6 percent from the field … As a sophomore (2015-16), averaged 14.6 points per game and 8.4 rebounds … Averaged 5.8 field goals made a game out of 9.5 attempts a contest … Started out playing soccer and Australian rules football in Australia … Then in high school, started playing basketball as he began to grow in height.

PERSONAL
Born on June 26, 1996 … Born in South Sudan … Family moved to Australia at the age of 9 looking for better situation due to the civil war in Sudan … Right handed … Parents are Nyanen Juch and Thomas Duop … Other siblings: Dinaay, Choi, Chat, Nyadang, Chuatwech and Sebit … Major is interdisciplinary studies with minors in biology, health and sport studies …. Favorite pro basketball is LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers … The San Antonio Spurs are his favorite NBA team … Olympic sprinting medalist Usain Bolt is his favorite non-basketball athlete.

Top Career Performances
Points: 31, at Vandy (1/20/18)
Rebounds: 16, vs. Texas A&M (2/4/17)
Field Goals Made: 13, twice
3 PT FG Game: 2, five times
Free Throws Made: 5, three times
Assists: 3, twice
Blocks: 5, vs. Houston (11/29/16)
Steals: 3, vs. Wofford (11/12/16)
Minutes Played: 38, vs. VCU (11/25/16)

Top Career Scoring Games
1. 31, at Vandy, 1/20/18
2. 30, vs. UNCW, 12/10/17
3. 26, vs. UL-Lafayette, 3/14/18
3. 26, vs. Ole Miss, 2/10/18
5. 24, vs. Kentucky, 1/3/18
6. 23, vs. Charleston, 12/19/16
6. 23, vs. Wofford, 11/12/16
8. 21, at Tennessee, 1/31/18
8. 21, vs. Texas A&M, 1/23/18
8. 21, vs. Texas Southern, 12/17/16

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Reath, Epps Postgame - vs. Ole Miss