James Anthony

#20 James Anthony

HT. 6' 2"
WT. 185
YR. Sr.
HOMETOWN Tampa, Fla.

About James: Started in all 32 games in which he played last season, becoming a go-to shooter for the Bucs and an extremely clutch performer ... made great strides by improving his overall game both defensively and offensively, bolstering his rebounding, steal and assist numbers last year. 2003-04: Connected on 32-of-64 3-point attempts in the last 11 games, a shooting percentage of 50 percent ... finished the year fifth on the team with 9.6 points a game ... netted 18 points on 6-of-14 shooting and grabbed four rebounds in a win over Furman (3/4) in the quarterfinals of the SoCon Tourney ... scored 12 points on 5-of-6 shooting against College of Charleston (2/28) ... netted nine points on 3-of-6 shooting from 3-point range in the win over Fresno State (2/21) ... tied a career high with seven rebounds versus Elon (2/14/04) ... set career highs for points (23) and 3-point goals made (5) in the win at Western Carolina (1/31) ... scored 11 points, grabbed five rebounds and swiped four steals in a win over Appalachian State (2/7), tying or setting career marks for free throws (5), free throws attempted (10) and steals (4) ... had another double-figure scoring night with 15 points against UNC Greensboro (2/2) ... tied a then career-high with four 3-pointers against Appalachian State (1/24), scoring 14 points and picking up two critical steals late in that victory ... was 3-of-6 from long range against Wofford, scoring in double figures once again with 13 points ... had a career night in a win at UNC Greensboro (1/10), setting or tying career highs for points (17), field goals (7), field goals attempted (13), 3-point field goals attempted (7), rebounds (7) and minutes (34) ... had a career-high seven rebounds against Furman ... had a career-high four 3-point goals and tied a career-high for minutes played (33) against IUPUI (12/27) ... tied a career high with four steals against UVa.-Wise (12/20) ... against Georgia Southern (12/6), set season highs for points (13), 3-point goals attempted (7), free throws (4) and free throws attempted (6) ... had a career-high four assists and four steals, and collected a season-high four rebounds in the win at UNC Asheville (12/3) ... scored 13 points on 5-of-9 shooting in 22 minutes of play at Texas Tech (11/23) ... hit a career-high three 3-point baskets at critical moments in the UNCW game and netted 10 points in the win over the Seahawks (11/29). 2002-03: Started eight straight games in a row for the Bucs before stepping aside on Senior Night in the regular season finale -- the only starts of his career -- finishing the year with 12 starts ... netted nine points and collected five rebounds in ETSU’s loss to Wake Forest in the NCAA Tournament ... scored in double figures seven times, including a season and career-high 15 against Guilford in the season opener ... 11 points in the win over Western Carolina (2/10) and 10 in a loss to Georgia Southern (2/8) ... has shown some range with the 3-point shot, hitting on 20-of-54 shots (37 percent) this season ... reached double-digit scoring for the first time in several games with 11 points in a loss to Davidson (1/27). 2001-02: Saw action in all 28 games ... only freshman along with Tiras Wade to play in every game ... then-career-high 13 points in back-to-back games against Shenandoah (12/17) and Virginia-Wise (12/19) ... 5-of-9 from the field against Virginia-Wise ... season-best four rebounds three times ... season-high three assists in three straight games -- at VMI (1/30), Georgia Southern (2/2) and at Western Carolina (2/4). High School: McDonald’s All-America nominee ... averaged 22.0 points, 7.0 rebounds and 6.0 assists during senior year ... 2001 Tampa Tribune Player-of-the-Year ... also Player-of-the-Year in the American Division, Western Conference and Hillsborough County ... St. Petersburg Times All-First Team ... four-year letterwinner for head coach Trent Strauch ... netted 1,505 career points. Personal: Majoring in business.