SOPHOMORE SEASON (2013-14)
Played in 21 games, averaging 5.8 minutes per game … Averaged 1.0 point and 1.0 rebound a contest … Made 9-of-16 field goals … Best game of season was four points vs. UNO in November and an important four points off the bench in the first half of the post-season NIT win at San Francisco in March … In that game played eight minutes and was 2-of-3 from the field … Played 14 minutes in the overtime loss at Ole Miss (1/15) … Played in 47 games with two starts over two seasons.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2012-13)
Appeared in 26 games his freshman season with two starts … Averaged 2.1 points and 1.7 rebounds … Averaged 10.8 minutes per game … Two games scoring in double figures – 12 vs. Mississippi Valley State (11/24) and 10 against UC Santa Barbara in season opener (11/09) … First career start was Mississippi Valley game when he hit 4-of-7 shots with four rebounds and three assists … Had four assists vs. Chattanooga (12/11) … Had four rebounds on each of three occasions during the year.
PRIOR TO LSU
The U18 Dutch International was listed as one of the most promising rising stars of the Netherlands … It was a break out year for Hammink at the Canarias Basketball Academy in 2012 … Named Best Defensive Player at the 2012 Nike Euroleague International Junior Classification Tournament held in Kaunas, Lithuania … Also named Tournament MVP at the 2012 U23 Tournament in Tourcoing, France … Hammink averaged 14 points for the Canarias team in the French event … In the U18 European Championships in 2011, in seven games averaged 12.7 points, 7.3 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game, while shooting 54.2 percent from the floor from inside the arc … In the 2010 Under 16 championships, he posted averages of 17.8 points per game and 8.9 rebounds.
Born on July 22, 1994 … Parents are Geert and Rhonda Hammink … Father played at LSU from 1989-93 … Averaged a double-double in 1993 and was a first team All-SEC selection at center his senior season …. Played in 113 games, averaging 6.5 points and 4.7 rebounds for his career, but 15.3 points and 10.2 rebounds his senior season … The Hamminks became the fifth Father-Son combination to play at LSU … Two brothers: Ryan and Nick …. Major at LSU: pre-business …. Likes to listen to music to relax … Favorite professional basketball players are Kobe Bryant and LeBron James which makes his favorite NBA teams the Lakers and/or Miami.
Top Career Performances
Points: 12, vs. Mississippi Valley State, 11/24/12
Rebounds: 5, vs. McNeese State, 12/28/13
Field Goals Made: 4, twice
3 PT FG Game: 2, twice
Free Throws Made: 2, three times
Assists: 4, vs. Chattanooga, 12/11/12
Blocks: 1, three times
Steals: 1, three times
Minutes Played: 25, vs. Miss. Valley State, 11/24/12
Top Career Scoring Games
1. 12, vs. Mississippi Valley State, 11/24/12
2. 10, vs. UC Santa Barbara, 11/9/12
3. 6, vs. McNeese State, 11/13/12
4. 4, at San Francisco (NIT), 3/19/14
4. 4, vs. UNO, 11/19/13
6. 3, at UMass, 11/12/13
6. 3, vs. Seton Hall, 11/29/12
8. 2, 12 times