15   Ante Dzepina
Ante Dzepina

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Kraljevica, Croatia

Last College:
Highland CC

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 250

Position:
Center


Ante Dzepina's Final 2009-10 Game-by-Game Stats Get Acrobat Reader

2008-09 Photo Gallery

2009-10: Played in 24 games, earning one start ... Averaged 1.3 points, 2.0 rebounds and 0.3 blocks per game on a 29.7 field goal percentage ... Scored a season-high six points and pulled down four rebounds in the season opener at Northwestern (11/13/09) ... Pulled down a season-best six rebounds with a career-high tying two blocks in the Huskies' 77-69 win over visiting Eastern Michigan (1/16/2010) ... Corralled four rebounds on four other occasions, versus Bradley (12/2/09), at Minnesota (12/15/09), at Kent State (2/1/2010) and at Bowling Green (2/10/2010) ... Dished out a career-high two assists versus Ball State (2/13/2010) ... Played double-digit minutes in seven contests.

2008-09: Played in all 30 games, registering two late season starts ... Averaged 10.2 minutes per game ... Scored 3.4 points and corralled 2.7 rebounds per contest ... Chipped in a season-high 10 points twice, against Eastern Michigan (Jan. 20) and versus Ball State (Feb. 28), both NIU wins ... Scored nine points against Indiana State (Nov. 18), and eight apiece versus Southern Illinois (Dec. 17) and Bowling Green (Jan. 31) ... Corralled a season-high eight rebounds on three occasions ... One of eight NIU players to score 100 or more (103) points on the season.

Prep: Helped Highland C.C. (Kansas) advance to the District IV Championship, averaging 6.0 points and 6.1 rebounds for the Cougars ... As a freshman, chipped in 4.3 points and 5.3 rebounds-per-game as the Cougars advanced to the 2007 NJCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament.

Personal: Born Nov. 16, 1985 in Livno, Bosnia and Herzegovina ... Son of Zeljka and Jako Dzepina ... Admires Steve Nash and enjoys watching soccer ... Majoring in communication.

DZEPINA'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
2008-09 30-2 307/10.2 38-66 .576 0-0 .000 27-50 .540 23 57 80 2.7 53 1 4 23 7 8 103 3.4
2009-10 24-1 172/7.2 11-37 .297 0-1 .000 8-19 .421 20 29 49 2.0 33 1 7 9 7 3 30 1.3






















TOTAL 54-3 479/8.9 49-103 .476 0-1 .000 35-69 .507 43 86 129 2.4 86 2 11 32 14 11 133 2.5

DZEPINA'S CAREER HIGHS

Minutes: 20, vs. Portland State (11/26/08)
Points: 10, twice
Rebounds: 8, three times
Assists: 2, vs. Ball State (2/13/2010)
Steals: 2, twice
Blocks: 2, twice
FG: 4, vs. Southern Illinois (12/17/08)
FG Att.: 10, vs. Indiana State (11/18/08)
3PT FG Made: N/A
3PT FG Att.: 1, at Minnesota (12/15/09)
FT Made: 6, vs. Eastern Michigan (1/20/09)
FT Att.: 9, vs. Eastern Michigan (1/20/09)