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Eloy Vargas

F/C

Height
6' 10"
CLASS
Fr.
Hometown
Moca, Dominican Republic
Weight
215 lbs.
Experience
HS
School
American Heritage (Fla.)
14 Adam Allen

A power forward who offers versatility both offensively and defensively… Had a 40-point game in High School, but battled through injuries his first year at UF due to off-season ankle surgery… Vargas’ AAU team, Team Breakdown, was the 2007 National Champions… Additionally played in the Elite 24 All-Star game in New York, the Reebok 4 All-Star game in Philadelphia and was named to the Reebok Summer Championship First Team… AS A FRESHMAN IN 2008-09: Missed both exhibition games and the first 11 games of the season due to an ankle injury ... Made his debut Dec. 28 in the win over Winthrop, grabbing two rebounds and scoring once in eight minutes ... Scored one point in two minutes of playing time in the win vs. Stetson ... Tallied one point and one rebound vs. Longwood ... Scored two points, hitting 2-of-2 free throws and grabbing two rebounds in two minutes of action in the road game against Auburn ... Saw two minutes of action in the Gators’ 94-69 win over Vanderbilt ... Played four minutes in the victory over Georgia in Gainesville ... Played a career-high 11 minutes in the NIT opening-round victory against Jacksonville, recording one rebound and a block ...  Saw game action in the second round of the NIT versus Miami... PREP: Initially played prep ball at Chaminade Madonna Prep High School for the 2005-06 season, but transferred to American Heritage (3A) to play under head coach Danny Herz for his junior and senior seasons… Left American Heritage with two school records, posting a single-game record with 40 points during the 2006-07 season… Recorded a triple-double on the 2008 season tallying 20 points, 15 rebounds and 11 blocks... Averaged 21 points, 14 rebounds and four blocked shots his final season as a Patriot, leading the 2007-08 team to a 18-9 overall record (.667 win percentage)… Garnered American Heritage MVP honors for his 2006-07 season… Vargas was additionally named First-Team All-County and Second Team All-State his junior season.

 

Eloy Vargas' Career Statistics

 

Season GP-GS         MP     FGM-FGA    PCT. 3PT-ATT    PCT.       FT-FTA    PCT. REB  AVG.  A          TO        BS        ST        PF-DQ        TP     AV.

2008-09 9-0  34     0-10   .000 0-2    .000 5-9   .556      6      0.7     0   3     3      1    9-0          5          0.6

Totals 9-0    34     0-10   .000 0-2    .000 5-9   .556      6      0.7     0   3     3      1    9-0          5          0.6

 

Eloy Vargas' SEC Statistics

 

Season GP-GS         MP     FGM-FGA    PCT. 3PT-ATT    PCT.       FT-FTA    PCT. REB  AVG.  A          TO        BS        ST        PF-DQ        TP     AV.

2008-09 4-0  9        0-2    .000 0-0    .000 2-2   1.000    2     0.5     0   1     1      0    2-0          2          0.5      

Totals  4-0    9        0-2    .000 0-0    .000 2-2   1.000    2     0.5     0   1     1      0    2-0          2          0.5

 

Vargas Game Highs

Points

Season 1, 3x, last vs. Longwood (1/6/09)

Career 1, 3x, last vs. Longwood (1/6/09)

Rebounds

Season 2, 2x, last vs. Auburn (1/14/09)

Career 2, 2x, last vs. Auburn (1/14/09)

Field Goals

Season None

Career None

Field Goal Attempts

Season 2, 2x, last vs. Jacksonville (3/18/09)

Career 2, 2x, last vs. Jacksonville (3/18/09)

3-Points

Season None

Career None

3-Point FG Attempts

Season 1, vs. Winthrop (12/28/08)

Career 1, vs. Winthrop (12/28/08)

Free Throws

Season 2, vs. Auburn (1/14/09)

Career 2, vs. Auburn (1/14/09)

Free Throw Attempts

Season 2, 3x, last vs. Auburn (1/14/09))

Career 2, 3x, last vs. Auburn (1/14/09)

Assists

Season None

Career None

Steals

Season 1, vs. Winthrop (12/28/08)

Career 1, vs. Winthrop (12/28/08)

Blocked Shots

Season 1, 2x, last vs. Jacksonville (3/18/09)

Career 1, 2x, last vs. Jacksonville (3/18/09)

Minutes Played

Season 11, vs. Jacksonville (3/19/09)

Career 11, vs. Jacksonville (3/19/09)

 

Misc. Stats                              08-09  Career

Times led UF in scoring                        0          0

Times led UF in Rebs.               0          0

Times led UF in Assists             0          0

Double figure scoring               0          0

Double figure reb. games                    0          0

Double-Doubles                                   0          0

Dunks                                      0          0

Charges Drawn                                    0          0

First off the Bench                    0          0

Scored UF's First Pts.               0          0

Three Point Plays                                 0-0       0-0

Final Three Minutes from Line  3-6       3-6

 

 

 

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