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Scottie Wilbekin

G

Height
6' 2"
CLASS
Fr.
Hometown
Gainesville, Fla.
Weight
175 lbs.
Experience
HS
School
The Rock
24 Allan Chaney

Became the first Gator and the second SEC player to ever earn SEC Player of the Year, SEC Tournament MVP and NCAA Regional Most Outstanding Player honors in a season (Ron Mercer, 1997)…Named SEC Player of the Year by AP and coaches…Named third-team All-American by the AP, NABC and Sporting News and honorable mention by USA Today…Finished his career in UF’s career top 10 in assists, steals and games played…Named to 2014 All-SEC Tournament and All- NCAA Tournament South Regional teams in addition to his MVP and MOP honors…Two-time All-SEC honoree, including first team (coaches and AP) as a senior and honorable mention (AP) as a junior…Two-time SEC All-defensive team honoree in 2013 and 2014…Also USBWA All-District IV in 2014…Combo guard with high basketball IQ, good court vision and defensive prowess…Owns a solid pull-up jumper with a skill for taking defenders off the dribble…Served as Florida’s backup point guard to Erving Walker his first two seasons, appearing in every game…Invited by the USA Men’s Basketball Junior National Team Committee to attend the 2011 USA Basketball Men’s U19 World Championship training camp...Rated a two-star recruit by both Rivals.com and Scout.com.

 

AS A SENIOR IN 2013-14: SEC Player of the Year, SEC Tournament MVP, All-American, All-SEC and SEC All-Defensive performer…Made his senior-season debut in his start at Jacksonville and shot a perfect 2-for-2 from 3-point range, scoring 12 total points in 34 minutes of play and dishing seven assists - the most assists by a Gator player so far this season...Tallied a team season-high eight assists and had five steals in the win over Florida State, matching his career-high set at FSU in 2012...Led the Gators with a career-high 18 points while dishing out six assists and notching four takeaways in the win over Kansas...Went 2-for-3 from 3-point range in the win over Memphis at Madison Square Garden - has now scored in double digits in four of the five games he’s played in this season...Recorded a season-high six rebounds in the 2013 Orange Bowl Classic against Fresno State...Was a perfect 4-for-4 from the charity stripe for the first time this season and matched a season-high three treys,  leading to a game-high 17 points, against South Carolina in the Gators’ SEC-opener...Hit a jumper at the end of regulation against Arkansas to send the game into OT...Went 6-for-8 from the free throw-line in the final three minutes against the Razorbacks en route to a personal-best 8-for-10 from the charity stripe and matched a career-high 18 points...Once again came through with a key basket in the closing minutes, finishing with 16 points at Auburn - hitting 2-2 from the 3-point line and 6-8 from the charity stripe...Led the Gators with a season-high-tying eight assists at Mississippi State...Put up a personal-best 19 points against the Missouri Tigers, shooting a career-high 13-for-16 from the charity stripe...Matched a season-best three treys, scoring a team-high 16 points, in the win over Alabama...Put up 21 points in the win at Tennessee behind 10-of-12 shooting from the free-throw line while dishing six assists and committing zero turnovers...Set a new career-high in points for the second game in a row, putting up 23 - while hitting 11-of-12 from the free-throw line - in the win at Kentucky... Posted his fifth consecutive double-figure output with 15 against Auburn...Went a career-high 4-of-10 from long range in the win over Ole Miss...Tallied 11 points and 4 assists versus LSU... Scored 13 points in a Senior Day win over Kentucky... Shot a career-best five 3-pointers en route to a 15 point performance against Missouri in the SEC Tournament quarterfinals... Had 14 points on 3-of-7 from long range in the win over Tennessee in the SEC Semifinals... Dished a team-leading six assists and had 11 points in the SEC Championship game against Kentucky... Was the spark of the Gator offense, netting  21 points on a career-best nine field goals vs. Pitt... Took control of the UCLA game to end with 13 points and bring the Gators to victory and a fourth-straight Elite Eight... Matched a career-high with a team-leading 23 points off 6-14 shooting and 8-10 from the charity stripe in the win over Dayton.

 

AS A JUNIOR IN 2012-13: Had 174 assist on the year, fifth-best in program history…Was recognized as one of the top defenders in the conference, being named to the league’s defensive team…Received honorable mention All-SEC honors from the AP…Led the SEC in assist-to-turnover ratio with a 2.4 mark…Dished out seven assists and had four steals against Michigan in the NCAA Tournament...Had 13 points and a team-high three assists against FGCU in the NCAA Tournament...Recorded 12 points and a game-best six assists against Minnesota in the NCAA Tournament...Had 11 points and a team-high four assists versus Northwestern State in the NCAA Tournament...Tallied a team-best four assists and three steals in the SEC Tournament semifinals against Alabama...Was one shy of his career-best with 16 points versus LSU in the SEC Tournament quarterfinals...Scored eight points and had a game-high four assists against Vanderbilt...Had 11 points versus Alabama...Dished six assists and pulled down a career-best eight rebounds at Tennessee...Tallied eight points and dished out a team-best four assists at Missouri...Had 10 assists, matching his career-high, at Auburn...Scored a team-best 14 points and eight assists against Kentucky...Dished out a team-high seven assists versus Mississippi State...Finished with 14 points and seven rebounds at Arkansas...Recorded 13 points and seven assists against Ole Miss...Had 13 points and nine assists at Mississippi State...Matched his career-high with 17 points at Georgia to lead the team in scoring for the first time in his career...Was 7-of-9 from the field and made his first six shots against the Bulldogs, scoring 13 of the Gators’ first 19 points...Earned SEC Player of the Week honors following the Georgia and Mississippi State games...Against Missouri, Wilbekin had 13 points and 10 assists, good for his first career double-double...It marked the first double-double, comprised of points and assists, by a Gator since Chandler Parsons tallied 10 of each on March 17, 2011 against UC Santa Barbara in the NCAA Tournament...Recorded six points, three assists, and three rebounds while providing a top-notch defensive effort at Texas A&M...Registered eight points and six assists in the SEC opener against Georgia...Dished out a career-best 10 assists at Yale...Scored 11 points and dished out 7 assists at Kansas State...Recorded 11 points at Arizona and was a perfect 3-for-3 from beyond the arc... Had a career-best five steals against Florida State... Had a career day against UCF, setting career-highs in eight categories; tallied 17 points, five rebounds, and eight assists against the Knights...Led the team with three steals against Savannah State...Recorded eight points, three rebounds, and tied for a team-high three assists in his season-debut against Middle Tennessee State.

 

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2011-12: Saw action in all 37 games, making one start…Led the Gators in three point field goal percentage (.457)… Scored two points and added a pair of rebounds in Elite Eight action vs. Louisville...Hit a three and grabbed three rebounds vs. Marquette in Sweet 16 action...Scored five points and added three rebounds vs. Norfolk State in Round of 32 action....Tallied three points and added two assists in

Round of 64 action vs. Virginia...Scored five points and added four assists vs. Kentucky in the SEC Tournament Semis...Hit a pair of three pointers vs. Alabama in the SEC Tournament....Made his first start of the season vs. Kentucky...Scored five points at Vanderbilt...Grabbed three rebounds at Georgia...Knocked down a three, grabbed three rebounds and dished out four assists vs. Auburn...Dished out two assists at Arkansas...Grabbed two rebounds at Alabama...Scored a season-best nine points, on a career-best three made three pointers, vs. Tennessee...Saw action at Kentucky...Knocked down a three vs. Vanderbilt...Tallied two points, an assist and a steal vs. South Carolina...Scored three points and added an assist against Mississippi State...Came off the bench to score three points and add three assists at Ole Miss...Scored five points on two-of-two shooting vs. LSU...Played five minutes at South Carolina, grabbing two rebounds...Scored three points vs. Georgia...Saw action at Tennessee, drawing a charge...Scored three points and added three assists vs. UAB...Dished out two assists vs. Yale...Came off the bench and knocked down a three at Rutgers...Totaled five points on two-of-two shooting and grabbed three boards vs. FSU...Scored a season-best six points in the win vs. Mississippi Valley State...Saw action vs. No. 22 Texas A&M...Dished out four assists and added a three pointer vs. Rider...Provided hard nose defense off the bench in an overtime win vs. Arizona...Came off the bench at No. 4 Syracuse, scoring two points and adding a steal...Scored two points and added four assists and a steal vs. Stetson...Dished out five assists and tallied five points vs. Jacksonville...Recorded two assists and a steal against Wright State...Grabbed four steals and added two points vs. UNF...Scored one point and added three rebounds and two assists at Ohio State...Chipped in five points, two rebounds and two assists vs. Jackson State.

 

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2010-11: Recorded the best assist-to-turnover ration on the team (61-28), averaging 2.4 points, 1.5 rebounds and 1.6 assists in 37 games (one start)… Recorded three points, five assists and four steals in his UF debut in the season-opening win over UNC-Wilmington, becoming the first Gator freshman with at least five assists and four steals in a career debut since Matt Walsh had five assists and four steals against Louisiana Tech in the 2002-03 opener... Dished out two assists in 12 minutes vs. Ohio State... Scored double-digits for the first time in his career with 11 points, along with six assists and his first three career rebounds in the home win over North Carolina A&T... Had an assist and a rebound in the home triumph vs. Morehead State... Pulled down a rebound in the victory against FAU at home... Made a free throw and recorded an assist in seven minutes in the rivalry win at FSU... Dished out three assists and had two points on the road at UCF... Recorded three points, two assists, a rebound and a steal in the win at American... Registered a game-high three steals to go along with three points and a career-high four rebounds in the home victory over Kent State... Totaled three assists, two rebounds and a steal in the win vs. Kansas State... Made his first career start against Jacksonville, pulling down three rebounds and collecting an assist... Collected two rebounds, two points and a steal in the home win over Radford... Grabbed a career-high tying four rebounds and made one free throw in the win at Xavier... Tallied six points, four rebounds and two assists in the victory at home over Rhode Island... Tied a career-high with a game-high tying six assists in the SEC-opening win vs. Ole Miss... Dished out three assists to go along with two points in the overtime win at Tennessee...Contributed two assists and two steals against South Carolina... Totaled five points and four rebounds in the road win at Auburn... Collected two points, two rebounds and two steals in the victory against Arkansas... Played 13 minutes at Georgia... Notched three points, two rebounds, an assist and one steal at Mississippi State... Scored five points in the overtime win vs. Vanderbilt... Registered nine points in the rivalry win over Kentucky at home... Recorded one steal and one rebound in the victory at South Carolina...Scored five points and brought down two rebounds in win over Tennessee... Tallied two points, four rebounds and two assists in the road win at LSU... Notched four points, one rebound and two assists in the SEC East-clinching win over Georgia at home... Had two assists at Kentucky... Registered three points and two rebounds in the Senior Night win against Alabama at home... Totaled five points, two rebounds and an assist at Vanderbilt to help UF win its third outright SEC title...Recorded one assist in Florida’s win over Tennessee in the SEC Tournament quarterfinals...Scored four points and tallied two assists versus Vanderbilt in the semifinals of the SEC Tournament...Scored eight points, two assists, one block and one steal in the SEC Championship game...Had two points and two assists versus UCSB in the second round of the NCAA Tournament...Added an assist in Florida’s win over UCLA in the third round of the NCAA Tournament...Had only one assist and one steal, but played terrific defense in Florida’s win over BYU in the NCAA regional semifinal...Recorded two rebounds, one assist and one steal in Florida’s loss to Butler in the NCAA regional final.

 

PREP: Named the Class 1A-2A Player of the Year by the Gainesville Sun his junior season, averaging 19 points, five assists and five rebounds at The Rock School…Coached by his father, Svend Wilbekin…Named to the FHGSAA Class 1A All-State first team his sophomore and junior year…Member of the Nike Team Florida AAU team along with current Florida teammate Will Yeguete…Led his AAU squad to the final four of the prestigious Peach Jam Tournament…Also helped Nike Team Florida win the Wallace Prather Memorial Classic and Las Vegas Main Event Tournament and the Desert Duel Tournament, where he was named tournament MVP.

 

Scottie Wilbekin’s 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.

2010-11

37-1

631

31-89

.348

13-46

.283

15-25

.600

55

1.5

61

28

1

36

42-0

90

2.4

2011-12

37-1

564

33-76

.434

21-46

.457

10-14

.714

55

1.5

61

22

2

22

46-1

97

2.6

2012-13

35-29

1117

116-256

.453

37-103

.359

50-69

.725

101

2.9

174

74

2

53

67-1

319

9.1

2013-14

34-33

1155

140-348

.402

67-172

.390

100-138

.725

83

2.4

123

58

0

56

59-0

447

13.1

Totals

143-64

3467

320-769

.416

138-367

.376

175-246

.711

294

2.1

419

182

5

167

214-2

953

6.7

 

Scottie Wilbekin’s 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.

2010-11

16-0

265

16-40

.400

7-20

.350

6-10

.600

24

1.5

21

13

0

15

16-0

45

2.8

2011-12

16-1

238

11-27

.407

9-18

.500

5-5

1.000

21

1.3

22

8

1

5

23-1

36

2.3

2012-13

18-17

599

66-142

.465

19-51

.373

19-25

.760

61

3.4

96

40

1

23

32-0

170

9.4

2013-14

18-17

604

65-165

.394

35-91

.385

77-96

.802

41

2.3

69

33

0

19

30-0

242

13.4

Totals

68-35

1706

158-374

.422

70-180

.389

107-136

.787

147

2.2

208

94

2

62

101-1

493

7.3

 

Wilbekin Game Highs

Points

 

2013-14 Season

23, 2x, last vs. Dayton (3/29/14)

Career

Same

Rebounds

 

2013-14 Season

6, vs. Fresno State (12/21/13)

Career

8, at Tennessee (2/26/13)

Field Goals

 

2013-14 Season

9, vs. Pitt (3/22/14)

Career

Same

Field Goal Attempts

 

2013-14 Season

17, at Tennessee (2/11/14)

Career

Same

3-Point FG

 

2013-14 Season

5, vs. Missouri (3/14/14)

Career

Same

3-Point FG Attempts

 

2013-14 Season

10, at Ole Miss (2/22/14)

Career

Same

Free Throws

 

2013-14 Season

13, vs. Missouri (2/4/14)

Career

Same

Free Throw Attempts

 

2013-14 Season

16, vs. Missouri (2/4/14)

Career

Same

Assists

 

2013-14 Season

10, 3x, last at Auburn (2/16/13)

Career

Same

Steals

 

2013-14 Season

5, vs. Florida State (11/29/13)

Career

5, 2x, last vs. Florida State (11/29/13)

Blocked Shots

 

2013-14 Season

--

Career

1, 5x, last vs. Ole Miss (2/2/13)

Minutes Played

 

2013-14 Season

38, 5x, last vs. Dayton (3/29/14)

Career

39, at Tennessee (2/26/13)

 

Misc. Stats

 

10-11

11-12

12-13

13-14

Career

Times led UF in scoring

0

0

2

9

11

Times led UF in Rebs.

0

0

2

0

2

Times led UF in Assists

5

2

25

19

51

Double figure scoring

1

0

14

27

42

Double figure reb. games

0

0

0

0

0

Double-Doubles

0

0

1

0

1

Dunks

0

0

0

0

0

Charges Drawn

1

3

0

0

4

First off the Bench

16

14

3

0

33

Scored UF's First Pts.

0

0

7

4

11

Three Point Plays

1-1

0-0

2-2

5-8

8-11

Final Three Minutes from Line

7-13

0-0

17-24

44-64

68-101

 

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