4   Michael Patton
Michael Patton

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Boulder, Colo.

High School:
Boulder

Last College:
Solebury School (PA)

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 189

Position:
G


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2010-11: Played in 29 games on the season, making nine starts ... Averaged 3.9 points and 1.0 rebounds per game while shooting 34.7 percent from the floor ... Scored a season-high 15 points on 7-of-9 shooting against Seattle (2/19) ... Grabbed a career-best four rebounds twice, at Maryland-Eastern Shore (11/24) and at Ohio (2/5) ... Dished out a career-high six assists and recorded a career-best four steals at Toledo (2/26) ... Had 3-plus assists in seven different contests ... Made a pair of free throws with 11 seconds remaining to help NIU seal a victory at Eastern Michigan (1/11) ... Played in his 100th career game at Miami (2/9).

2009-10: Played in 27 games, recording two starting assignments ... Averaged 3.8 points, 0.7 rebounds and 0.6 assists per game on a 36.5 field goal percentage ... Posted three double-digit scoring outputs ... Scored a season-high 17 points on six three-pointers at Bowling Green (2/10/2010) ... Chipped in 12 points, all on threes, in a season-high 34 minutes of action at Western Michigan (2/17/2010) ... Scored 10 points on 4-of-7 shooting versus Miami (Ohio) (2/6/2010) ... Tallied five or more points on seven other occasions ... Drilled at least two three-pointers seven times ... One of eight NIU players to score at least 100 points (103) on the season.

2008-09: Played in 25 games, coming off the bench in 24 of those contests ... Averaged 14.2 minutes per game ... Scored 4.4 points per contest, shooting 28.7 percent from the field, including a 32.9 percent mark from beyond the three-point arc ... Tallied five double-digit scoring outputs, including two in the final five games of the season ... Connected on a season-high five field goals apiece against both Southern Illinois (Dec. 17) and at Toledo (March 8) ... Played at least 20 minutes in seven games, including four-of the last five contests ... All five of his field goals at Toledo were three-pointers ... One of eight NIU players to score 100 or more (109) points on the season.

2007-08: Appeared in 27 games, including 11 starts ... Averaged 6.8 points-per-game and knocked down a team-best 35 three-pointers ... Garnered 14 points against Central Michigan (3/1/08) ... Posted a season-high 22 points and a team-season best five three-pointers in a 88-78 upset victory over Akron (2/12/08) ... Tallied 12 points and a pair of three-pointers against Eastern Michigan (1/16/08) ... Scored a game high 20 points, including four three-pointers, against Western Michigan (1/5/08) ... Picked up 14 points, including three treys, against Green Bay (12/22/07) ... Posted a team-best 12 points and tied a team-season high with four three pointers against Notre Dame (12/8/07) ... Led NIU in his collegiate debut with seven points in 16 minutes of action against Northern Iowa (11/9/07).

Prep / Personal: Son of head coach Ricardo Patton ... Helped Solebury School to a third-place finish in the state championships as a senior, while earning All-Conference and All-Regional honors along the way ... Three-year letterwinner and two-time team MVP for Boulder High School ... Participated in both the Joint Effort Primetime Hoops and Rocky Mountain Fall Showcase ... Member of the Colorado Select AAU basketball club ... Born July 23, 1989 ... Son of Ricardo and Jennifer Patton ... Major is organizational/corporate communications.

PATTON'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
2007-08 27-11 501/18.6 62-178 .348 35-109 .321 25-34 .735 5 22 27 1.0 38 0 20 43 1 13 184 6.8
2008-09 25-1 354/14.2 33-115 .287 26-79 .329 17-25 .680 6 15 21 0.8 41 0 19 27 0 15 109 4.4
2009-10 27-2 354/13.1 35-96 .365 24-72 .333 9-11 .818 1 18 19 0.7 39 1 15 19 0 11 103 3.8
2010-11
29-9
479/16.5
41-118
.347
19-65
.292
12-20
.600
6
24
30
1.0
38
0 42 38 1 9 113 3.9
TOTAL 108-23 1688/15.6 171-507 .337 104-325 .320 63-90 .700 18 79 97 0.9 156 1 96 127 2 48 509 4.7

PATTON'S CAREER HIGHS

Minutes: 34, twice
Points: 22, at Akron (2/12/08)
Rebounds: 4, twice
Assists: 6, at Toledo (2/26/11)
Steals: 4, at Toledo (2/26/11)
Blocks: 1, twice
FG: 7, twice
FG Att.: 13, at Akron (2/12/08)
3PT FG Made: 5, three times
3PT FG Att.: 1, twice
FT Made: 5, at Green Bay (12/22/07)
FT Att.: 7, at Green Bay (12/22/07)