11  Chris Hawkins
Chris Hawkins

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Sun Prairie, Wis.

High School:
Sun Prairie

Last College:
Motlow State C.C. (Tenn.)/Southwest Tennessee C.C.

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 230

Position:
Forward

Experience:
JC

Major:
Interdisciplinary Studies


12/17/2014

Three Ball Carries Memphis to Victory

Three Tigers set career highs in points

12/17/2014

Memphis Basketball vs USC Upstate

Memphis men's basketball vs USC Upstate at FedExForum on Dec. 17, 2014. Photos by Joe Murphy

12/06/2014

Memphis Basketball vs Bradley

Memphis men's basketball vs Bradley at FedExForum on December 6, 2014. Photos by Joe Murphy.

12/02/2014

Memphis Basketball vs Stephen F. Austin

Memphis men's basketball vs Stephen F. Austin on December 2, 2014 at FedExForum. Photos by Joe Murphy.

11/24/2014

Memphis Basketball vs Prairie View A&M

Memphis Men's Basketball vs Prairie View A&M on November 24, 2014 at FedExForum. Photos by Joe Murphy.

11/18/2014

Memphis vs. No. 11 Wichita State

Memphis takes on nationally ranked Wichita State

Junior College
Played for two programs in two seasons during his junior college career ... Suited up for Motlow State Community College in 2012-13 and Southwest Tennessee Community College in 2013-14 ... In his two junior college campaigns, helped lead the Motlow State Bucks and Southwest Tennessee Saluqis to a combined 49-8 overall record (26-4 at Motlow State; 23-4 at Southwest Tennessee) and a 33-4 conference mark (18-1 at Motlow State; 15-3 at Southwest Tennessee) ...

Missed 26 games over the two seasons as a result of injuries (knee, ankle) ... Teams had a 28-3 record when he played (21-5 when he did not play) ... In the two seasons, played in 31 games and averaged 13.5 points, 6.8 rebounds and 1.8 assists ... Shot 63.8 percent from the field and 71.4 percent from the free throw line ... Had 24 double-figure scoring games, including four 20-point performances ... Posted three double-doubles ... Netted a career-high 29 points two times (once in each season) ... Pulled down a career-best 13 boards vs. Jackson State in 2012-13 (86-82 win in the Region VII Tournament) ...

Following 2013-14 season, rated the nation's No. 16 junior college player by 247sports.com ...

At Southwest Tennessee Community College in 2013-14, suffered ankle injuries that forced him to miss 18 of 27 games ... Missed the Saluqis' first four games of season before playing the next four contests ... Sat out the next 13 games as a result of injuries ... Played in Southwest Tennessee's final five games, including the Saluqis' two contests in the Tennessee Community College Athletic Association (TCCAA) Region VII Tournament ...

Saw action in nine games ... Southwest Tennessee went 8-1 in his nine appearances ... Averaged 15.2 points, 6.8 rebounds and 1.4 assists ... Shot 70.4 percent from the floor and 71.2 percent from the charity stripe ... Netted double figures in eight of the nine contests in which he played, including two 20-point performances ... Pulled down six or more rebounds in seven of the nine contests ... Posted one double-double with 17 points and 10 boards in a win over Chattanooga State ... Scored a career-high tying 29 points in his first appearance of 2013-14 (win over Walters State) ... Also had season bests for FGM (11), FGA (13; also tied career high), FTA (13) and minutes played (28; also career high) vs. Walters State ... Grabbed eight boards and dished out two assists vs. Walters State ... Hit a career-high nine FT (9-of-11) in a win over Jefferson Davis (13 points) ... Dished out a season-best three assists in games vs. Dyersburg State and Jefferson Davis ...

At Motlow State in 2012-13, had a lingering right knee injury that caused him to miss eight games (Motlow went 6-2 in those games) ... The Bucks posted a 20-2 record with him on the floor ...

Named to the 2012-13 All-Tennessee Community College Athletic Association (TCCAA)/Region VII Conference first team ... Averaged 12.9 points, 6.8 rebounds and 1.9 assists ... Saw action in 22 games and made 12 starts ... Netted double figures in 16 games, including three 20-point performances ... Scored a career-high 29 points in a win over Dyersburg State ... Has 15 games in which he grabbed seven or more rebounds ... Pulled down a career-best 13 rebounds in a victory over Jackson State Community College ...

Helped lead the Bucks to a 26-4 overall record and an 18-1 Region VII Conference mark ... Named the TCCAA/Region VII Tournament MVP after leading Motlow State to the program's first region championship in 30 years ... Averaged 21.3 points and 7.3 rebounds in the Bucks' three wins at the TCCAA/Region VII Tournament ... With their regional title, the Bucks advanced to the National Junior College Tournament in Hutchinson, Kan. ... Motlow State lost in the second round of the national tournament.

High School
Played his prep basketball for the Sun Prairie High School Cardinals in Sun Prairie, Wis. ... Averaged a double-double of 17.3 points and 10.5 rebounds his senior season ... Named to the 2011-12 State Journal Division I All-Area second team ... Also selected an All-Big Eight Conference second team pick the same season ... Helped lead the Cardinals to a 19-6 record and a Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association (WIAA) Division I sectional final appearance.

Personal
Son of Gwendolyn Jones ... Birthday is February 7 ... Born in Chicago, Ill.

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