3   Antone Christian
Antone Christian

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Nashville, Tenn.

High School:
Martin Luther King Magnet

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 205

Position:
G


04/15/2014

Men's Basketball Holds Awards Banquet

Jordan Threloff named Most Valuable Player

03/11/2014

Huskies Set to Face EMU in Cleveland

NIU and Eastern Michigan to meet in MAC Tournament for third-straight season

03/07/2014

Huskies Host Ball State in Regular Season Finale

NIU to honor seniors Antone Christian and Aksel Bolin prior to Saturday's game

03/06/2014

Making His Mark

Senior Antone Christian has found his way on the NIU men's basketball team

12/30/2013

Huskies Close Calendar Year at No. 13 Iowa State

New Year's Eve Contest in Ames Wraps Up Four-Game Road Trip

09/21/2012

A Day in the Life of a Student Athlete

Follow basketball's Antone Christian, soccer's Frances Boukidis and baseball's Ben Etcheverry as they give you a glimpse into the average day of a student athlete

11/26/2011

NIU vs. Boise St - AP Photo Gallery

NIU vs. Boise St - AP Photo Gallery

2012-13: Played in 23 games, starting five ... Averaged 3.6 points and 1.5 rebounds while playing 12.0 minutes per contest ... Recorded double-digits in points twice: 11 at Seattle (12/19) and 14 at Ball State (3/9) ... Drained a career-best four three-pointers vs. Ball State (2/13) ... Pulled down a season-best five boards vs. Massachusetts (12/29) ... Added four rebounds to his season-best five field goals vs. Ball State (2/13) ... Finished second on the team in three-point percentage (31.3%).

2011-12: Appeared in all 31 games, making 11 starts ... Averaged 5.2 points and 3.2 rebounds while playing 17.2 minutes per game ... Shot 76.7 percent from the free-throw line ... Scored in double figures four times ... Had a season-high 15 points against Ohio (2/1) ... Scored 14 points against Roosevelt (1/2) ... Recorded 11 points at UIC (12/10) and 10 in the MAC Tournament Second Round against Western Michigan (3/7) ... Connected on at least one three-pointer in 11 of the last 13 games, made 28 triples on the season ... Grabbed a season-best seven rebounds at Utah Valley (11/28) ... Had a season-best three assists against Southern Illinois (12/17) ... Recorded five multi-steal games.

2010-11:
Appeared in 25 games, starting five contests ... Averaged 6.2 points and 2.8 rebounds per game while shooting 36.3 percent from the field and 79.5 percent from the free-throw line ... Scored in double figures six times ... Scored a career-best 17 points, including a trio of three-pointers, at Ohio (2/5) ... Scored 15 points against Bowling Green (2/2), including a three-pointer with 16 seconds left to force overtime ... Had 13 points against both Akron (1/26) and Eastern Michigan (3/2) ... Grabbed a career-best nine rebounds, five offensive, at Toledo (2/26) ... Dished out a career-best five assists against Kent State (2/12) ... Scored three points in his first collegiate game against Northwestern (11/12) ... Made his first career start against Central Michigan (2/23), scoring 11 points, started the final five games of the season ... Averaged 9.4 points per game over the final 14 games of the season.

2009-10: Redshirted, and preserved four years of eligibility ... A late addition to the Huskie roster, as he joined the squad as a recruited walk-on in August 2009.

Prep: Four-year letterwinner at MLK Magnet High School in Nashville, Tenn. ... Helped the Royals to conference championships in both his freshman and sophomore seasons ... As a senior, collected first-team all-conference and all-area plaudits, and was a second-team all-state honoree ... Participated in the Tennessee Athletic Coaches Association (TACA) All-Star game following the season ... Averaged 22.1 points and eight rebounds per game in his final high school campaign ... As a junior, was named first-team all-conference and all-area after averaging 17.1 points and six rebounds per contest ... Averaged 11 points per game and seven rebounds per outing as a sophomore (2006-07), collecting his first-career all-conference honor.

Personal: Full name is Jamar Antone Christian ... Born March 2, 1991, in Nashville, Tenn. ... Son of Anthony and Kimberly Christian ... Majoring in pre-physical therapy.

CHRISTIAN'S CAREER STATISTICS

Total 3-Point F-Throws Rebounds Scoring
Season GP-GS Min/Avg fg-fga pct fg-fga pct ft-fta pct off def tot avg pf fo ast to blk stl pts avg
2010-11 25-5 444/17.8 53-146 .363 18-73 .247 31-39 .795 28 43 71 2.8 33 0 21 26 5 16 155 6.2
2011-12
31-11 532/17.2 55-181 .304 28-89 .315 23-30 .767 39 59 98 3.2 50 1 29 38 3 18 161 5.2
2012-13 23-5 277/12.0 28-87 .322 20-64 .313 7-10 .700 15 19 34 1.5 29 0 10 14 1 8 83 3.6
TOTAL 79-21 1253/15.9 136-414 .329 66-226 .292 30-40 .750 82 121 203 2.6 112 1 60 78 9 42 399 5.1

CHRISTIAN'S CAREER HIGHS

Minutes: 32, Bowling Green (2/2/11)
Points: 17, at Ohio (2/5/11)
Rebounds: 9, at Toledo (2/16/11)
Assists: 5, Kent State (2/12/11)
Steals: 2, ten times
Blocks: 1, nine times
FG: 7, Bowling Green (2/2/11)
FG Att.: 16, Bowling Green (2/2/11)
3PT FG Made: 4, Ball State (2/13/13)
3PT FG Att.: 9, Ball State (2/13/13)
FT Made: 7, Eastern Michigan (3/2/11)
FT Att.: 8, Eastern Michigan (3/2/11)