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Chris Conner

#20 Chris Conner

HT. 6' 4"
WT. 210
YR. RS So.
PREV. SCHOOL Maryland Eastern Shore

Major: Agricultural Business
2011-12 Scholar and Brother of the Year - Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity

2011-12 - Redshirt Junior Season  

Played in 19 games and scored 23 points, grabbing 12 rebounds...Dished out six assists and collected two steals with an average of 6.2 minutes per game...Scored six points in the loss at North Carolina (Nov. 22), setting a career-high with a pair of made three-pointers...Tied a career-high with two assists in three games, last versus at UT Martin on Jan. 26.

2010-11 - RedshirtSophomore Season

Played in 29 games scoring 84 points for an average of 2.9 points per game...Collected 49 rebounds (14 offense, 35 defense) averaging 1.7 per game...Connected 25-of-68 field goals shooting 37 percent from the floor and 28 percent from three-point range (11-of-39)...Shot 23-of-29 from the free throw line for a 79 percent average...Tallied 351 minutes averaging 12.1 per game...Finished the season with 12 assists (0.4 apg) and eight steals (0.6 spg)...Scored a career high 12 points vs. Fisk (11/15/10)...Hauled in a career high in rebounds with five vs. Delaware State (02/19/11)...Received TSU Academic Award for men's basketball.


Transferred from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore...Sat out entire season due to NCAA transfer rules.

2008-09 at Maryland Eastern Shore

Started 8-of-30 games played averaging 25.6 minutes per game and totaled 197 points for 6.6 points per game average...Shot .335 from the field from 56-of-167 shooting, hit 32-of-105 three pointers for a .305 average and connected 53-of-71 from the free-throw line for .746 average...Posted an average of 2.5 rebounds per game from a total of 75 (offense-21 / defense-54)...Recorded .6 assist per game, one block and 14 steals.

2007-08 at Hargrave Military Academy

Posted 12 points and four rebounds per game...Helped lead them to a 2007-08 Prep School National Champions.

Powell HS

Four-year letterwinner at Powell...Named First Team All-State...East Tennessee Prep Xtra Player of the Year...Knoxville Interscholastic League MVP and region MVP in 2007...Led Powell to first appearance in state tournament in 19 years.


Son Bernice and Clarence Conner...Born April 13, 1989.