Three-point shooter showed steady progress as a true freshman.
As a Freshman (2011-12)
Played in 30 of 31 games with two starts ... averaged 3.5 points and 1.8 rebounds per game ... hit 21 3-pointers in 13.6 minutes per game ... led the team with 12 charges taken ... scored a career high 14 points on 5-of-5 shooting (4-of-4 from 3-point) at Valparaiso on Nov. 20 ... he had two points in four games prior to the outburst ... scored eight with four rebounds in 16 minutes at Western Michigan ... made his first career start at George Mason on Dec. 21 and followed that with a second start vs. Bowling Green ... added three 3-pointers in scoring 11 in the A-10 opener vs. Saint Joseph's ... also had a season-high six rebounds against the Hawks ... had three assists in five minutes at Rhode Island ... his nine points at George Washington (Feb. 25) were his most since the 11 vs. Saint Joseph's (Jan. 4) ... bounced back from an 0-of-6 start to shoot .382 from the 3-point arc ... shot .429 from 3-point in conference play (12-of-28).
Canarias Basketball Academy in Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain (head coach Rob Orellana) ... spent last season in the post graduate program at the Canarias Basketball Academy in the Canary Islands ... helped the team to a 20-6 record last season ... averaged in the 20-25 point range and around nine rebounds for a program that did not keep official stats ... has international experience as a member of the Netherlands 2009 U20 European Championship team which went undefeated in Division B, Group C ... was part of the 2010 Dutch National Championship team ... was a national U20 all-star in 2009 and 2010 ... was named the Most Improved Player and dunk contest winner as a member of the U18 national all-stars in 2008.
Was born in Utrecht, Netherlands ... considers Tiel his hometown ... played soccer for seven years before picking up basketball in 2007 ... has a younger sister, Raelee ... father, Marius, is a masseur ... mother, Yvonne, is a vice-principal and teacher ... history major ... full name is Geordhy Kadeem Pantophlet ... date of birth: 11/2/90.