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Oliver Lewinson
Oliver Lewinson

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Payson, Ariz.

High School:
Payson

Height / Weight:
6-9 / 255

Position:
Center

Birthdate:
09/26/1989



As a Freshman (2008-09)
Played in 24 games including 13 of 16 regular season Atlantic 10 contests ... provided a much-needed defensive presence in the paint ... logged double digit minutes 11 times with a high of 21 at La Salle ... also played 17 minutes at Saint Joseph's and 15 at St. Bonaventure ... had four points in the opener versus High Point ... added four more points and three boards at Radford ... grabbed a season high six rebounds in seven minutes vs. North Carolina Central ... added four boards in five minutes against Rhode Island.

High School
Payson High School in Payson, Ariz. (head coach Kenny Hayes) ... helped lead Payson - which hadn't appeared in the state final four since 1979 - to back-to-back Class 3A runner-up state tournament appearances ... was listed as one of the Top 15 players in Arizona by Arizonapreps.com ... averaged 11.5 points, a team-best 9.6 rebounds and blocked 23 shots for the 24-7 Longhorns as a senior ... scored a team-high 19 points in a 64-51 state championship loss to top-seeded and No. 1 ranked Estrella Foothills ... was named to the Class 3A all-tournament team in addition to earning Arizona Republic 1A-3A all-state honorable mention ... averaged 16.6 points, 9.9 rebounds, shot 69 percent from the field and blocked 83 shots as a junior for 23-9 Payson ... his rebound total and field goal percentage were both school records ... posted 18 double-doubles as a junior with a season-high 26 points versus Ganado and a season-best 17 rebounds against Snowflake ... scored 23 points in the 2007 state championship 53-41 loss to Fountain Hills ... was a member of the JV cross country team in 2006 and 2007.

Personal
Played AAU ball for the Arizona Magic White ... attended Alton Lister's Big-Man Camp while in high school ... Lister, a 16-year NBA veteran, was head coach at Mesa (Ariz.) Community College for seven years prior to serving as an assistant for the Atlanta Hawks in 2007-08 ... enjoys playing chess ... undeclared arts major ... full name is Oliver James Lewinson ... date of birth: 9/26/89.

Lewinson's Career Stats

Year
GP
GS
MIN
AVG
FG
FGA
FG%
3FG
3FGA
3FG%
FT
FTA
FT%
O.REB
D.REB
REB
AVG
PF
DQ
AST
TO
B
S
PTS
AVG
2009
25
0
204
8.2
7
29
0.241
0
1
0.000
4
10
0.400
13
21
34
1.4
31
0
4
14
3
3
18
0.7
Career
25
0
204
8.2
7
29
0.241
0
1
0.000
4
10
0.400
13
21
34
1.4
31
0
4
14
3
3
18
0.7
High Games: Points - 4 vs. High Point & at Radford (Fr.); Rebounds - 6 vs. North Carolina Central (Fr.); Assists - 1, four times vs. Xavier (Fr.) last; Blocked Shots - 1, three times at Saint Louis (Fr.) last; Steals - 1, three times vs. Saint Louis (Fr.) last; Minutes - 21 at La Salle (Fr.)

Lewinson 2008-09 Game-by-Game (Freshman)

OPPONENT	  M	Fg-At	3m-At	Ft-At	O-D-Reb	PF	A	TO	B	S	Pts
HIGH POINT	 14	2-5	0-0	0-0	0-1-1	0	1	2	1	0	4
at. St. Francis		Did not play
FURMAN	          6	0-0	0-0	0-0	1-0-1	0	0	0	0	0	0
at SC Upstate		Did not play
at Duke	          2	0-1	0-0	0-0	1-0-1	0	0	0	0	0	0
at Pittsburgh	 11	1-2	0-0	0-3	1-0-1	1	0	1	0	1	2
at Radford	 12	2-2	0-0	0-3	1-0-1	1	0	1	0	0	4
W. VIRGINIA		Did not play
ODU	         10	0-2	0-0	0-1	0-3-3	3	0	0	1	0	0
RICE	          7	0-1	0-0	0-0	0-1-1	2	0	2	0	0	0
NC CENTRAL	  7	0-1	0-0	0-0	2-4-6	2	1	0	0	0	0
at Robt Morris	  4	0-0	0-0	2-2	0-0-0	1	0	2	0	0	2
B. GREEN		Did not play
CHARLOTTE	  7	0-0	0-0	0-0	1-1-2	1	0	0	0	1	0
at St. Bona.	 15	0-1	0-0	0-0	0-1-1	2	0	0	0	0	0
GEO. WASH.	  5	0-2	0-0	0-0	0	0	0	0	0	0	0
DAYTON		        Did not play
at St. Joseph's	 17	0-0	0-0	2-2	2-0-2	3	1	2	0	0	2
at Fordham	  2	1-1	0-0	0-0	0-0-0	0	0	0	0	0	2
ST. BONA.	 10	0-1	0-0	0-0	0-1-1	2	0	0	0	0	0
at St. Louis	  4	0-0	0-0	0-0	0-1-1	0	0	0	1	0	0
XAVIER	         10	0-2	0-0	0-0	0-1-1	3	1	1	0	0	0
at Richmond		Did not play
TEMPLE	         11	0-1	0-1	0-0	0-1-1	3	0	1	0	0	0
at La Salle	 21	0-0	0-0	0-0	0-1-1	1	0	1	0	0	0
at UMass		Did not play
RHODE IS.	  5	0-2	0-0	0-0	3-1-4	2	0	1	0	0	0
SAINT LOUIS	 11	0-1	0-0	0-0	0-1-1	1	0	0	0	1	0
at Dayton	  3	1-1	0-0	0-0	1-0-1	0	0	0	0	0	2
vs. UMass	  1	0-0	0-0	0-0	0-0-0	0	0	0	0	0	0
vs. Rhode Is.		Did not play
vs. Dayton		Did not play
vs. Temple	  8	0-3	0-0	0-0	2-0-2	1	0	0	0	0	0
at Va. Tech	  1	0-0	0-0	0-0	0-0-0	0	0	0	0	0	0
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