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GW Men's Basketball: Colonial of the Week for Nov. 11 - Kethan Savage
One of college basketball's most improved players who had breakout season cut short due to injury ... Averaged 25.6 minutes over 19 games with 17 starts, tied for second on team with 12.7 points per game on 51.8 percent shooting (85-164) and added 4.3 rebounds, 2.6 assists and 1.9 steals ... Had 10 dunks, including three appearances on NBCSports.com's #POSTERIZED series ... Played one minute in A-10 semfinal vs. #23/25 VCU. Missed prior eight weeks with fractured fifth metatarsal in left foot, an injury sustained in win at St. Bonaventure (1/18/14). Was averaging 13.4 points on 52 percent shooting, 4.6 rebounds, 2.6 assists and 1.9 steals at time of injury ... Led GW with 18 points - fifth game with at least 18 points in season - in victory over Georgia (1/4/13) ... Set career-high with 22 points, including 18 in second half, in 70-60 comeback win over Boston University (12/11/13) ... Leading GW scorer during Wooden Legacy tournament (12.3 ppg), reached double figures all three games, including team-high 16 points vs. #25 Marquette (11/29/13) ... Set career-highs in sophomore season debut with 18 points, six rebounds, five assists and five steals to lead GW to 76-54 victory over Radford.
AS A FRESHMAN AT GW IN 2012-13
Savage tallied 17.8 points, 6.5 rebounds, 3.0 assists and 2.0 steals per game for Episcopal in 2011 on his way to Second Team All-Met honors and First Team All-Virginia recognition. The combo guard also led his squad to a 25-3 record and the 2011 Interstate Athletic Conference Championship.
"Kethan is a terrific athlete who can score in many ways," said Coach Lonergan. "He is capable of becoming a lock-down defender. He is known for his highlight reel dunks, but I think he is a great all-around player."