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Jacob Kurtz

F

Height
6' 6"
CLASS
Jr.
Hometown
Oviedo, Fla.
Weight
210 lbs.
Experience
3L
School
Hagerty
4 Kyle McCLanahan

Saw extended playing time early in the 2013-14 season as UF faced depth issues, highlighted by an eight-point, five-rebound outing in UF’s 67-66 home win vs. Florida State…Over the first seven games of his junior season, averaged 19.7 minutes, 4.1 points and 3.9 rebounds…Originally earned a spot on the roster in Oct. 2011…Enrolled at UF in Fall 2010 and was a basketball manager during the 2010-11 season.

 

AS A JUNIOR IN 2013-14: Saw his first extended action, totaling more minutes in the first three games than he had his entire career…Played double-digit minutes in each of Florida’s first seven games (19.7 avg.), scoring 4.1 points and grabbing 3.9 rebounds over that stretch…Started in the exhibition game vs. Florida Southern, finishing with 11 points and nine rebounds…In UF’s season opener vs. UNF, logged 26 minutes and posted four points and five rebounds...Grabbed a career-best six rebounds at Wisconsin...Totaled a career-high six points against the UALR Trojans, going 3-for-3 from the field...Converted his first career three-point play in a career-long 27 minutes in the win over Middle Tennessee...Blocked the first shot of his collegiate career in the win over Jacksonville...Scored a career-high eight points against the Seminoles and grabbed five rebounds...Saw limited playing time in the OT-win over the Razorbacks recording one assist...Had one takeaway and one assist in the win over the Auburn Tigers...Scored four points, on 2-of-2 shooting, in the paint against Texas A&M... Saw action for the first time in five games with an appearance against Auburn... Logged three minutes of playing time in the win over LSU... Had a bucket for the first time in four games at South Carolina...Made his first appearance in the NCAA Tournament vs. Dayton.

 

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2012-13: Played in 20 games…Had two rebounds and an assist against Michigan in the NCAA Tournament...Pulled down one rebound versus Northwestern State in the NCAA Tournament...Tallied two points and two rebounds against LSU in the SEC Tournament quarterfinals...Pulled down one rebound at Auburn...Scored two points and had a steal against South Carolina...Pulled down a career-best three rebounds and dished out his first career assist at Mississippi State...Recorded two points and a steal against Missouri...Made good on his first 3-point attempt as a Gator and tallied a career-best five points in the SEC opener against Georgia...Pulled down a rebound at Yale...Hit one of two free throws in four minutes vs. Alabama St.

 

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2011-12: Saw action in four games off the bench…Saw action vs. Auburn...Played at Arkansas...Saw action vs. Tennessee...Made his collegiate debut against Mississippi Valley State scoring two points on a pair of free throws...Also grabbed a rebound in four minutes of action against the Delta Devils

 

PREP: All-Conference honorable mention in Seminole Country…Led Hagerty in scoring (13 ppg), rebounding (9 rpg) and steals (2 spg) and was named the team’s defensive player of the year as a senior…Two-time team captain…Coached by Josh Kohn…Also played baseball as a middle infielder for two seasons.

 

Jacob Kurtz’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.

2011-12

4-0

8

0-0

.000

0-0

-

2-2

1.000

1

0.3

0

0

0

0

0-0

2

0.5

2012-13

20-0

40

5-8

.625

1-1

1.000

1-2

.500

11

0.6

2

0

0

2

5-0

12

0.6

2013-14

26-0

220

17-27

.630

0-0

-

8-16

.500

38

1.5

7

8

1

6

14-0

42

1.6

Totals

50-0

268

22-35

.629

1-1

1.000

11-20

.550

50

1.0

9

8

1

8

19-0

56

1.1

 

Jacob Kurtz’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.

2011-12

3-0

4

0-0

.000

-

.000

0-0

.000

0

0.0

0

0

0

0

0-0

0

0.0

2012-13

10-0

23

4-4

1.000

1-1

1.000

0-0

.000

5

0.5

1

0

0

2

4-0

9

0.9

2013-14

12-0

59

6-6

1.000

0-0

-

1-3

.333

6

0.5

4

5

0

1

2-0

13

1.1

Totals

25-0

86

10-10

1.000

1-1

1.000

1-3

.333

11

0.4

5

5

0

3

6-0

22

0.9

 

Kurtz Game Highs

Points

 

2013-14 Season

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

Career

Same

Rebounds

 

2013-14 Season

6, at Wisconsin (11/12/13)

Career

Same

Field Goals

 

2013-14 Season

3, 2x, last vs. Florida State (11/29/13)

Career

Same

Field Goal Attempts

 

2013-14 Season

4, 3x, last vs. Florida State (11/29/13)

Career

Same

3-Point Field Goals

 

2013-14 Season

---

Career

1, vs. Georgia (1/9/13)

3-Point FG Attempts

 

2013-14 Season

---

Career

1, vs. Georgia (1/9/13)

Free Throws

 

2013-14 Season

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

Career

2, 3x, last vs. Florida State (11/29/13)

Free Throw Attempts

 

2013-14 Season

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

Career

Same

Assists

 

2013-14 Season

1, 7x, last at Ole Miss (2/22/14)

Career

1, 9x, last at Ole Miss (2/22/14)

Steals

 

2013-14 Season

1, 6x, last at Auburn (1/18/14)

Career

1, 8x, last at Auburn (1/18/14)

Blocked Shots

 

2013-14 Season

1, at Jacksonville (11/25/13)

Career

Same

Minutes Played

 

2013-14 Season

27, vs. MTSU (11/21/13)

Career

Same

 

 

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