#3 - Courtney Pigram
|2008-09 Men's Basketball|
Memphis White Station HS
About Courtney: A winner at the prep level who came to ETSU from an excellent high school program at Memphis White Station ... can shoot the 3-pointer with a quick release and is a true scorer ... also has great court awareness and able to distribute the basketball. 2007-08: First team All-Atlantic Sun selection for the second straight year … currently stands at 1,445 points for his career ... eclipsed the 1,000-point mark with a jump shot at the 17:52 mark of the first half against Chattanooga (11/28) ... finished first on the team with 15.8 ppg and sixth in the A-Sun with 3.4 assists per game ... netted double figure scoring 28 times, scoring 20-plus eight times and 30-plus once ... scored a game-high 20 points and grabbed two steals in a season-ending loss to Belmont (3/7) in the A-Sun semifinals ... had a team high 22 points and four assists against USC Upstate (3/1) ... scored 18 and dished out a game-high seven assists in the win over Campbell (2/25) ... broke out in a big way against FGCU (2/8), matching his career high for field goals with 12, scoring 28 points and dishing out six assists in 40 minutes ... eclipsed the 20-point mark for the 21st time in his career with 22 points in the win over Jacksonville (1/25) ... scored a team-high 23 points in the win over Campbell (1/10) ... netted double figures in all three games at the Rainbow Classic, including a game-high 18 points in the win over Georgia (12/21), as well as 16 against St. Mary’s (12/21) and 17 versus La.-Lafayette (12/22) ... posted a team-high 23 points against Syracuse (12/15) ... scored 14 points, including nine straight in a critical second half surge to lift the Bucs past Marshall (12/4) ... scored 19 points for his fourth double digit scoring game of the season at UTC (11/28) ... netted 16 points and dished out five assists in a win over Eastern Kentucky (11/17) ... scored 30 points on 11-of-23 shooting from the field against Dayton (11/10) ... it was the third time in his career that Pigram has scored 30 or more points … 2006-07: Earned A-Sun Player of the Year honors as a sophomore to go along with first-team All-Tournament recognition … was named honorable mention All-America by the Associated Press … finished second in the Atlantic Sun Conference in scoring with an average of 18.1 ppg ... led team in scoring and led conference in 3-pointers made (86) ... had 127 assists (3.7 apg) during the season ... ranked 11th nationally in steals per game at 2.6 spg ... netted 25 points, grabbed six rebounds, dished out four assists and collected five steals in the loss to Clemson (3/14) during the first round of the 2007 NIT … scored 21 in the conference championship loss to Belmont (3/3) ... led the Bucs past Lipscomb (3/2) in the A-Sun semifinals with a game-high 21 points, including the game-winning shots in the final 27 seconds ... netted 31 points to eclipse the 30-point barrier for the second time in his career against Stetson (3/1) in the A-Sun quarterfinals ... also had a career-high nine rebounds against the Hatters ...played arguably the greatest single game in ETSU history against Mercer (2/24), scoring 29 points, dishing out a career-high 18 assists, grabbing a career-high eight rebounds, and collecting four steals ... his 18 assists is the second best single game in ETSU history ... scored 19 second half points and finished with 23 total in the win over Kennesaw State (2/17), hitting five 3-pointers in that contest ... scored 23 points in the loss to Jacksonville (2/8) ... netted 13 points and dished out three assists in the win over Campbell (2/5) ... enjoyed the best game of his college career, setting new personal bests for points (34), 3-point goals (8) and field goals (12) in the win over Lipscomb (1/27) ... his eight 3-pointers tied the ETSU single game record ... netted a team-high 18 points in the win over Belmont (1/25) ... had one of the best games of his career, scoring 24 points, hitting on 6-of-8 3-pointers, and dishing out a career-high eight assists in the win at Campbell (1/9) ... his 75 percent shooting effort from 3-point range equals the second best single game mark in school history ... put together a great stat line against Lipscomb, scoring 15 points, grabbing four steals, dishing out a career-high six assists and turning the ball over just once ... netted 20 points for the eighth time in his career in the loss to Belmont (1/2) ... scored a team high 19 points in the loss to Tennessee (12/30) ... reached double figures for the 11th time this season with 13 points in the win over Radford (12/21) ... netted 23 points and picked up his first career block in the win over Milligan (12/9) ... scored 18 points in the win over Stetson (12/2) ... had a career-high seven rebounds and five steals, while also pitching in a game-high 20 points in the win over Southern (11/25) ... scored 14 points and dished out four assists in the loss to Sam Houston State (11/24) ... was named to the South Padre Island Invitational All-Tournament team ... scored a game-high 19 points and matched his career high with four steals in the loss to Auburn (11/19) ... had a career night in the win over Chattanooga (11/15), hitting the game-winning 3-pointer with 1.8 seconds remaining in overtime. 2005-06: Named to the Atlantic Sun All-Freshman team after finishing second on the team with an average of 12.0 points per game ... reached double figure scoring in 17 games, including a season-high 23 at Gardner-Webb (1/9/06) ... enjoyed a strong game against Lipscomb (2/24), scoring a game-high 20 points on 8-of-16 shooting, including four 3-pointers ... enjoyed the best game of his young collegiate career with a career high for points (20), field goals (7) and 3-point field goals (6) in the win over Marshall (11/28), scoring those game-high 20 points in just 19 minutes of play ... enjoyed a strong showing in his collegiate debut, scoring 16 points and dishing out four assists against Tennessee (11/18). High School: One of the top prep players in the state of Tennessee, Pigram was a star at the guard position for Memphis White Station … helped lead his high school to Class AAA state championships in 2002, 2003 and 2004 … was a finalist for Tennessee’s Mr. Basketball award in 2004, earning MVP honors at the TSSAA State Tournament and finishing the year averaging 26.3 points per game … earned Arby’s Classic All-Tournament honors. Personal: Major is Sports Management ... son of Christine Pigram ... born Nov. 14, 1985.
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