|14 Pierre Beasley
Member of the Rice Owls' football team who joined the basketball program Dec. 3 ... after two days of practice, saw first hoops' action against Texas State ... played in 21 games and averaged 1.6 points and 2.9 rebounds ... had 24 steals, fourth on the team, while playing in two-thirds of the team's games ... in first week on the team played in games against Texas State and Texas ... recorded two steals in the Texas State game with one leading to a three-point play ... stole a pass and was fouled driving inside for layup on a fast break ... play allowed the Owls to cut an early Texas State lead to single figures (31-23 with 7:50 to play in the first half) ... after missing three games during the holiday break, rejoined the team the night before the Vanderbilit game ... after missing three games, scored the Owls' only three-pointer and finished with five points in eight minutes of play against the Commodores ... later in the week played a career-high 28 minutes at Oklahoma ... scored four points to go along with a career-high seven rebounds and six steals against the Sooners ... played in all 16 Conference USA games ... scored a career-high six points in the Owls' Conference USA opener against Marshall ... led Rice in rebounding at Tulsa with five boards to go with two assists and two blocks.
Rice Football, 2007: Caught two passes for 19 yards as a red-shirt freshman in 2007 ... converted to receiver from quarterback the previous spring.
Rice Football, 2006: Was red-shirted first year in the program.
Westfield High School: 2006 graduate of Westfield High in suburban north Houston... All-greater Houston selection in football for coach Corby Meekins... Led the Mustangs to a 12-1 record and the Class 5A state semifinals... Most valuable player in District 22-5A and second-team all-state... Completed 70 of 96 passes for 1,479 yards and 18 touchdowns as a senior, and rushed for 308 yards and eight TDs... Threw only two interceptions in 13 games in 2005... a starter on Westfield's basketball team, a squad which was undefeated during the regular season... Carried a 4.3 GPA (5.0 scale)... Member of the National Honor Society and Who's Who... Chose Rice over Tulsa and Northern Illinois.
|Year ||gp-gs ||min ||avg ||fg ||fga ||pct ||fg ||fga ||pct ||ft ||fta ||pct ||off ||def ||tot ||avg ||pf ||fo ||ast ||t/o ||blk ||stl ||pts ||avg |
|2007-08 ||21-0 ||326 ||15.5 ||10 ||47 || .213 ||3 ||17 || .176 ||11 ||25 || .440 ||14 ||47 ||61 ||2.9 ||31 ||0 ||21 ||17 ||7 ||24 ||34 ||1.6 |
Personal: Born Oct. 27, 1987 in Houston... son of Perry and Monica Beasley ... cousin, Tim Bruton, played at Missouri and for the NFL Indianapolis Colts at tight end.
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