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Reece Gaines
Reece Gaines

Hometown:
Madison, Wisc.

Height:
6-4

Position:
Center/Forward

Honors:
2002-03 Sporting News, ESPN, and Sports Illustrated second team; AP third team


  • Double-figure scorer in 99 games for his career.
  • Finalist for national player of the year awards.
  • His 159 assists as a senior was the fifth-highest single-season total ever at Louisville.
  • A four-year starter in the Cards' backcourt (1999-2003), Gaines finished his career ranked fourth on the all-time U of L scoring list with 1,945 career points (third in Conference USA history). He is among the U of L career top five in three-point goals (225), free throws made (456), and assists (475).
  • His 673 points as a junior was the third-most ever for a Louisville player in a single season and his 21.0 scoring average marked only the 10th time a Cardinal has averaged 20 points or better in a season. He scored 20 or more points on 19 occasions as a junior.
  • Scored a career-high 37 points against Saint Louis as a junior, among the top ten performances in U of L history.
  • First-round draft selection (15th overall) of the Orlando Magic.

Year G Min FGM-FGA Pct 3Pt-Att Pct FTM-FTA PctReb-Avg PF Ast To Blk St Pts-Avg
1999-003192198-220.44519-61.31166-86.767101-3.372-0104-3.494658281- 9.1
2000-0130946148-337.43940-94.42681-120.675105-3.572-198-3.373734417-13.9
2001-02321049209-458.45691-241.378164-205.800124-3.990-3114-3.6701144673-21.0
2002-03321030177-384.46175-193.389145-197.73694-2.982-1159-5.095454574-17.9
Career933946632-1399.452225-589.382456-608.750424-3.4316-5475-3.8332281911945-15.6
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