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22 Sjur Berg

2018-19 (Jr.): Was 5th-leading scorer at 7.3 points per game and 2nd-leading rebounder at 5.8 rpg for Seawolf club that finished 14-14 overall and 9-11 in league play ... posted Great Northwest Athletic Conference ranks of 11th in rebounding and 3rd in FG% (.598), shooting 10th-best percentage in UAA history ... shot .500 or better from the field in 21 consecutive games from Nov. 10-Feb. 26 ... scored double figures in eight of his last 19 contests ... ­had career-highs of 14 points (5-8 FG, 4-4 FT), 14 rebounds and 4 blocks in Nov. 23 win over South Dakota Mines, and bettered top scoring effort with 18 points in win over NCAA qualifier Western Oregon ... other top efforts included 12 points (6-9 FG) and 13 rebounds in OT loss to Simon Fraser; 10 points (4-5 FG) and 7 rebounds in OT win at Concordia-Portland; and 13 points (6-8 FG), 4 assists and no turnovers in home win over Central Washington ... finished No. 8 on UAA’s career FG% list at .559.

2017-18: Took season off from school and basketball.

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 – 18 vs Western Oregon, 1/3/19
Rebounds – 14 vs South Dakota Mines, 11/23/18
Assists – 4, twice (last: vs Central Washington, 1/17/19)
Blocks – 4 vs South Dakota Mines, 11/23/18
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
2018-19 25-19  531/21.2  76-127 .598   0-0  .000  30- 57  .526
TOTALS  83-28 1268/15.3 147-263 .559   0-0  .000  62-112  .554

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
2018-19 25-19  54- 92-146/5.8  51-0  21  32  11   8  182/7.3
TOTALS  83-28 120-235-355/4.3 115-1  52  83  21  30  356/4.3

Position: Forward
Height: 6'7"
Weight: 220
Year: Junior
Hometown: Nesoddtangen, Norway
High School: Santa Margarita Catholic [Calif.] HS
Experience: 3 Letters
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