#2 - Sam Oatman
2004-05 Men's Basketball
POS.
G
HT.
6' 1"
WT.
175
YR.
Sr.
HOMETOWN
Neenah, Wis.
PREVIOUS SCHOOL
Neenah HS
Sam Oatman

About Sam: A solid ball-handler with a knack for finding the open man ... Oatman is the teamís best post-feeder from the guard position. 2003-04: Played nine minutes and dished out three assists in the road win at Chattanooga (2/9) ... scored a season-high seven points and had a career high four steals in a win over Union College (1/12) ... dished out three assists without any turnovers in 10 minutes of play at UNC Greensboro (1/10) ... played 22 minutes, dishing out five assists in a win over UVa.-Wise (12/20) ... picked up five assists in win at Tennessee Tech (12/17/03) ... started in place of an injured Tim Smith against Mars Hill (11/25), dishing out four assists and scoring a season-high seven points in a career-high 24 minutes of play ... saw playing time at both Houston (11/21) and Texas Tech (11/23) in place of point guard Tim Smith ... did not commit a turnover in six minutes against Houston (11/21). 2002-03: Played a critical five minutes in replacement of starting point guard Tim Smith in win over Appalachian State (3/1), scoring two points, dishing out one assist and not having a turnover ... scored five points and passed out four assists against South Carolina (11/24) ... was 1-of-3 from 3-point range against the Gamecocks ... scored two points and had a team-high four assists in 15 minutes of play against Guilford (11/22) in the season opener. 2001-02: Sat out season with a medical redshirt. 2000-01: Played in 24 games ... missed three games with a hip pointer ... third on the team in assists (1.88 apg) ... best assist/turnover ratio on the team (1.5/1) ... second among the freshmen in minutes played (12.0) ... career-high 14 points against Ferrum (12/21) ... 4-of-6 from the field and 5-of-6 from the free-throw line against the Panthers ... career-high six assists twice -- against Warren Wilson (12/5) and against Western Carolina (2/3) ... eight points and three assists at Morehead State (12/2) ... nailed first two three-pointers of career against the Eagles. High School: Set high school career record for assists and steals ... three-time all-conference player ... two-time all-area ... all-state honorable mention in 2000 ... Post Crescent Player-of-the-Year ... led team to a 19-5 record and a berth in the Wisconsin State Quarterfinals during senior season. Personal: Speech major ... has been married for one year to his wife, Laura ... son of Mike Oatman and Mary Jo Ehrhardt ... born December 9, 1981.

WSOC ETSU Spartanburg, S.C.
Aug 21, 7:00 p.m. USC Upstate
MSOC Virginia Tech (Ex) Johnson City, Tenn.
Aug 22, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
WSOC ETSU Radford, Va.
Aug 24, 7:00 p.m. Radford
WSOC Tennessee Tech Johnson City, Tenn.
Aug 28, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
MSOC ETSU Clemson, SC
Aug 28, 7:00 p.m. Clemson University
WSOC NC State Johnson City, Tenn.
Aug 30, 1:00 p.m. ETSU
MSOC High Point University Johnson City, Tenn.
Sep 1, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
WSOC Eastern Kentucky Johnson City, Tenn.
Sep 2, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
FB Kennesaw State Home
Sep 3, 7:30 p.m. ETSU
MSOC ETSU Radford, VA
Sep 5, 7:00 p.m. Radford University
WSOC Navy Johnson City, Tenn.
Sep 6, 1:00 p.m. ETSU
MSOC ETSU Boone, NC
Sep 9, 7:00 p.m. Appalachian State University
FB Maryville College Home
Sep 10, 7:30 p.m. ETSU
WTEN ETSU Wilmington, N.C.
Sep 11, 7:30 p.m. UNC Wilmington Invite
WSOC Marshall Johnson City, Tenn.
Sep 11, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
WTEN ETSU Wilmington, N.C.
Sep 12, 7:00 p.m. UNC Wilmington Invite
WTEN ETSU Wilmington, N.C.
Sep 13, 7:00 p.m. UNC Wilmington Invite
MGOLF Gopher Invitational Plymouth, Minn.
Sep 13