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11 Clint Steindl

Career Summary: Lettered four seasons for the Gaels ... appeared in 122 games and started 70 ... participated in post-season all four seasons (2 NCAA, 2 NIT) ... finished his career ranked in several career statistical categories: sixth in 3-point field goals made (185), 5th in 3-point field goal attempts (463), seventh in 3-point field goal percentage (.400) and sixth in games played (122).

As a senior (2011-12): Saw action in 30 of 33 games ... averaged 7.9 points and 2.9 rebounds per game ... ranked fourth in the WCC in 3-point field goal percentage, making .420 of his attempts ... also ranked fourth in the league in 3-pointers per game at 2.0 ... missed three games after suffering an ankle injury against Missouri State in the Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic at the Orleans Arena ... spent the summer prior to the season playing with the Australian national side that competed in the World University Games, the Four Nations Tournament and a series against China ... scored team-high 16 points in WCC championship clinching win at USF ... a week later, scored 19 against the Dons in the WCC Tournament ... also scored key 16 points in the win at BYU ... went 4-of-6 from the field and 3-point arc and 4-for-4 from the free throw line ... scored 15 points in the WCC title-clinching win at Portland ... went 6-for-11 from the field and 5-of-9 from the 3-point arc en route to a season-high 17-point effort against North Carolina A&T.

Summer prior to senior season (2011): Selected to participate for the Australian National Team in a two-game series against China ... also selected to participate on national team for the Four Nations Tournament in China and the World University Games, both in China ... averaged 7.6 points, 1.7 rebounds and 17.7 minutes in seven appearances at the WUG in Shenzhen, China ... scored 15 points against Mexico and 11 each against Serbia and the Czech Republic.

As a junior (2010-11): Started first 30 games of the season ... made at least one three-point field goal in 23 games ... ranked fifth in the WCC in 3-point field goal percentage and eighth in made three pointers per game ... scored 13 points in the regular-season finale against Weber State and went 4-of-6 from the field and 4-of-5 from behind the three-point arc ... went 3-for-3 from behind the three-point line at San Francisco and scored nine points ... scored six points, including 2-for-2 from the three-point arc, against LMU ... had key defensive plays at Gonzaga - block, steal, took a charge ... approached the athletic department to help create a fund-raising opportunity to assist in relief efforts for Queensland, Australia flood disaster ... scored 14 points at LMU and 10 at Pepperdine ... tallied 14 points on 5-for-8 shooting in the win over Hartford ... connected on a career-high seven three-pointers (7-10) and scored a career-high 22 points against St. John’s, was one made 3-pointer off the school record ... Scored a career-high 20 points in the season opener versus the College of Idaho, with six 3-pointers and seven made field goals, added two steals.

As a sophomore (2009-10): Has appeared in all 34 games with 26 starts, averaging 23.8 minutes per game...made his first career start at Oregon (12/12/09), had 14 points, two rebounds, one assist, and played career-high 38 minutes...started all three NCAA Tounament games, and averaged 28.7 minutes per game, 5.7 points and 2.3 rebounds in the tournament...scored 11 points in the first round win over Richmond, connecting on 3-of-5 3-pointers...ranked 12th in the WCC in 3-point field percentage at 37.7 percent...scored a career-high 16 points against Pacific on Dec. 18...also had career-highs in field goals made with six against the Tigers...had a career-high nine rebounds at Santa Clara (1/10/10)...had a career-high three steals against Santa Clara (2/4/10)...had 12 points and seven rebounds against San Francisco (2/6/10)...had 13 points, four rebounds, and two assists at Portland (2/13/10)...finished the regular season averaging 7.3 points, 2.7 rebounds, 1.1 assists per game, while shooting 42.3 percent from the field and 80.8 percent from the free throw line.

As a freshman (2008-09): Appeared in 24 games, posting double figure minutes in 11 contests...averaged 2.7 points and 1.0 rebounds per game as a freshman...connected on 15-of-45 3-pointers, to shoot 33.3 percent from long game of his young career came against Pepperdine, where he posted season bests in points (11), rebounds (3), and 3-point field goals (2) shooting 33 percent (14-42) from long range...scored eight points off the bench in the season opener against Seattle Pacific...also had an eight-point game against Morgan State in the Shamrock Office Solutions Classic Championship game...recorded a career-high three rebounds three times...dished out a career-high two assists against LMU (1/15/09).

High School: Comes to Saint Mary’s from the Australian Institute of Sport where he played for two seasons...helped the AIS advance to the South East Australian Basketball League finals in 2008...was selected to compete on the Australian under-19 squad that toured France in 2007...traveled with the Australian Institute of Sport to Italy in 2007 and 2008...averaged 13.8 points per game at the Australian Capital Territory 2007 National Championships...Represented Queensland at the 2008 National Championships where he averaged 11.0 points and 3.4 rebounds per game...In 2007 participated in the adidas Nations Camp in New Orleans...was a Ben Lippen High School Tournament All-Start selection in 2006.

Personal: Was born on March 15, 1989 to Malcolm and Kerry Steindl...has a sister named Brooke.

Clint Steindl Career Statistics (Final Career Statistics)

  Minutes  Total  3-Point  F-Throws  Rebounds   
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 
2008-09   24-0  215  9.0  21  63  .333  15  45  .333  10  .800  10  15  25  1.0  16  65  2.7 
2009-10   34-26  809  23.8  78  188  .415  52  138  .377  26  32  .813  28  60  88  2.6  76  36  33  21  234  6.9 
2010-11   34-30  783  23.0  79  185  .427  58  137  .423  13  .615  16  75  91  2.7  55  33  21  15  224  6.6 
2011-12   30-14  705  23.5  73  179  .408  60  143  .420  30  32  .938  24  62  86  2.9  49  28  16  17  236  7.9 
TOTAL  122-70  2512  20.6  251  615  .408  185  463  .400  72  87  .828  78  212  290  2.4  196  102  76  19  54  759  6.2 
Position: Forward
Height: 6'7"
Weight: 195
Year: Senior
Hometown: Mackay, Queensland, Australia (Australian Institute of Sport)
Experience: 3 Letters
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