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21 Drew Peterson

2017-18 (Sr.): Played in 28 of 29 games, with 13 starting assignments, for UAA team that went 15-14 overall and tied for 4th in Great Northwest Athletic Conference at 11-9 ... led Seawolves with .897 (35 of 39) free throw percentage and was 6th-leading scorer (5.5 ppg) among active players at end of season ... scored double figures seven times – with six of those efforts coming in GNAC games – and shot .439 (25 of 57) on three-pointers after Jan. 11 ... scored career-high 15 points (4-5 3FG) and grabbed 2 steals in home loss to GNAC champ Western Oregon ... helped UAA to late-season surge, averaging 8.6 ppg (9-23 3FG, 8-8 FT) and 2.4 apg during 5-game stretch from Feb. 8-20 ... other top efforts included 12 points, career-high 6 rebounds, 3 assists and no turnovers in Nov. 17 win over Holy Names; and 7 points, 6 assists and just one turnover in 37 minutes of home win over Central Washington.

2016-17:
Redshirted.

2015-16:
Saw action in 27 games, including four starting assignments, for UAA squad that finished 21-11 and tied for 3rd place in Great Northwest Athletic Conference ... scored double figures three times, including season-high 14 points (4-8 FG, 3-5 3FG, 3-4 FT) in 76-71 home win over Alaska Fairbanks ... shot team-best .500 (23-46) on three-pointers and made 14 of 16 free throws ... had just 14 turnovers in 306 total minutes, committing only one in final five games (86 min.) ... other top efforts included 10 points (4-7 FG, 2-4 3FG), 3 rebounds, 2 assists and 1 steal in just 12 minutes of 91-87 loss to Div. I San Jose State, and 9 points (3-4 3FG), 3 assists and no turnovers in 29 minutes of home win over Concordia ... took home Seawolves’ Most Improved Player award as voted by teammates and coaches.

BEFORE UAA:
Two-time All-Pacific Coast Athletic Conference First Team selection and team MVP at San Diego Miramar College, posting double-digit career scoring average … posted stats of 10.0 ppg, .390 FG, .357 3FG, .862 FT and 2.3 rpg in 26 games as freshman, scoring season-high of 21 points against Grossmont … as sophomore, averaged 12.8 ppg, 4.0 rpg and 1.7 apg with shooting numbers of .361 FG, .333 3FG and .853 FT … tallied career-high 32 points (6-10 3FG) in 77-69 win over Riverside … ranked 7th in FT% as sophomore, twice nailing 12 of 12 in a game … named SDMC’s 2014-15 Most Outstanding Male Athlete of the Year.

HIGH SCHOOL: Team captain as junior and senior, earning first-team all-league honors both years … named to San Diego Union-Tribune’s prep All-Academic Team three times … named a Saint Augustine Scholar-Athletic as a senior … won three letters in basketball … also suited up for SAHS football team … played AAU basketball for San Diego All-Stars from 2009-11.

PERSONAL: Born Feb. 7, 1994 in San Diego, Calif. … son of Cynthia and Drew Peterson … has two brothers, Jack and John … enjoys surfing and playing drums and guitar … physical education major.

Career Highs

Points — 15 vs Western Oregon, 1/27/18
Rebounds — 6 vs Holy Names, 11/17/17
Assists — 6 vs Central Washington, 2/10/18
Blocks — 1, twice
Steals — 2, twice (last: vs Western Oregon, 1/27/18)


Career Statistics
Year    GP-GS  Min/Avg   FG-FGA  Pct 3FG-FGA Pct   FT-FTA  Pct
2015-16 27- 4  306/11.3  28- 66 .424  23- 46 .500  14-16  .875
2016-17                  REDSHIRT
2017-18 28-13  587/21.0  43-137 .314  34-100 .340  35-39  .897
TOTALS  55-17  893/16.2  71-203 .350  57-146 .390  49-55  .891

Year    GP-GS OR-DR-Reb/Avg  PF-D   A  TO  B   S  Pts/Avg
2015-16 27- 4   8-17-25/0.9  39-1  23  14  0   4   93/3.4
2016-17                  REDSHIRT
2017-18 28-13  10-31-41/1.5  31-0  36  23  2   9  155/5.5
TOTALS  55-17  18-48-66/1.2  70-1  59  37  2  13  248/4.5

Position: Guard/Forward
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 205
Year: Senior
Hometown: San Diego, Calif.
High School: St. Augustine HS
Experience: 2 Letters
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