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22 Sjur Berg

2016-17 (So.): Played in 27 games for UAA team that finished 21-8 overall and runner-up in Great Northwest Athletic Conference standings ... contributed scoring in four league games, including 4 points (2-3 FG) and 3 rebounds in road loss at Western Oregon, and 2 points and 4 rebounds in home win over Seattle Pacific.

2015-16 (So.):
Saw action in four games before suffering season-ending elbow injury on Nov. 6 ... averaged 3.7 ppg and 7.0 rpg at season-opening CCA Div. II Tip-Off Classic, boosted by 11 rebounds in victory over Upper Iowa.

2014-15 (Fr.):
Played in 27 games, including five starts for Seawolf club that tied for 3rd place in final GNAC standings … team’s 2nd-leading rebounder (5.2 rpg) and FG% shooter (.586) … had at least 5 rebounds on 16 occasions and scored double figures twice … ranked 15th in GNAC rebounding race, while his FG% would have been 5th in league with enough attempts ... on UAA’s all-time freshman lists, placed 3rd in rebounds per game, 4th in total rebounds (141) and 5th in FG% ... tallied season-high 13 points (5-6 FG) and grabbed 6 rebounds in collegiate debut vs Concordia … propelled 62-60 victory over Western Washington with season-high 13 rebounds, including board that led to game-winning basket ... other top rookie efforts included 11 pts (5-5 FG) in road loss to eventual GNAC champ Western Oregon; 8 points (3-3 FG) and 9 rebounds in comeback road win over MSU Billings; and 9 points (4-6 FG), 6 rebounds in home win over No. 23 WOU.

BEFORE UAA:
Was leading rebounder and 3rd-leading scorer for Team Norway at 2013 FIBA Under-18 European Championships with 9.8 ppg and 9.1 rpg … posted 16 points on 6-of-8 shooting and 16 rebounds in win over Romania and 12 points, 11 rebounds, 3 assists in win over Georgia at 2013 U18s … recorded five double-doubles and averaged 13.7 ppg and 11.1 rpg at 2012 U-16 European Championships … led 2012 Nordic Championships in scoring (19.0), rebounding (14.6) and efficiency rating (18.4) … played as an amateur for Asker Aliens in Norway’s top league in 2012-13, averaging 8.2 ppg and 8.5 rpg in 25 games … had five double-doubles for Aliens, plus a pair of 18-rebound performances.


HIGH SCHOOL: Played senior season for Southern California power Santa Margarita High School, helping squad to 26-9 record, Southern Section Division III-AA title and Div. III Regional runner-up finish … averaged 11 points and 10 rebounds … earned 2nd Team All-SCIBCA honors, playing in same frontcourt with New Mexico signee Joe Furtsinger.

PERSONAL: Born January 1996 in Oslo, Norway … son of Sverre Berg and Sigrid Dyb … has two brothers … was national-champion cyclist in home country … also enjoys soccer … management major.

Career Highs
Points – 13 vs Concordia, 11/7/14
Rebounds – 13 vs Western Washington, 1/3/15
Assists – 4 vs Portland Bible, 11/5/16
Blocks – 2 vs Cal Baptist, 10/31/15
Steals – 3 vs Portland Bible, 11/4/16


Career Statistics
Year    GP-GS  Min/Avg   FG-FGA  Pct 3FG-FGA Pct  FT-FTA  Pct
2014-15 27-5   452/16.7  51-87  .586   0-0  .000  25-42  .595
2015-16  4-4    67/16.8   5-12  .417   0-0  .000   1- 1 1.000
2016-17 27-0   218/ 8.1  15-37  .405   0-0  .000   6-12  .500
TOTALS  58-9   737/12.7  71-136 .522   0-0  .000  32-55  .582

Year    GP-GS  OR- DR-Reb/Avg  PF-D   A  TO   B   S  Pts/Avg
2014-15 27-5   43- 98-141/5.2  51-1  17  33   6  11  127/4.7
2015-16  4-4    3- 19- 22/5.5   2-0   1   5   2   1   11/2.8
2016-17 27-0  
20- 26- 46/1.7  11-0  13  13   2  10   36/1.3
TOTALS  58-9   66-143-209/3.6  64-1  31  51  10  22  174/3.0

Position: Forward
Height: 6'7"
Weight: 220
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Nesoddtangen, Norway
High School: Santa Margarita Catholic [Calif.] HS
Experience: 1 Letter
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