Max Good
LMU Hoops Looks To Build In 2013-14

The 2013-14 season will begin with the annual exhibition game as the Lions take on Cal Lutheran on Saturday, Nov. 2 at 7:30 p.m. The regular season will begin with a trip to San Diego for a two-day tournament hosted by the Toreros. The Lions will face Grand Canyon on Friday, Nov. 8 and then will take on South Dakota State the following day.

Head coach Max Good enters his sixth season with the Lions and will return eight players from last year's squad, including two-time All-WCC selection Anthony Ireland. The Lions return four starters, eight total letter winners that saw action a year ago. They return two redshirts along with bringing six newcomers.

returning starters

Anthony Ireland Anthony Ireland
Anthony Ireland has played every game in his tenure at LMU, playing 100 games entering his final season... he was named first-team All-WCC in 2011-12 and 2012-13, making him the first Lion to earn back-to-back first-team All-WCC honors since Matthew Knight did it in 2005-06 and 2006-07.

Ayodeji Egbeyemi Ayodeji Egbeyemi
Ayodeji Egbeyemi is in his fourth season of collegiate basketball at LMU in 2012-13... a member of LMU's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee, serving as the West Coast Conference liaison and the national liaison with the NCAA... played for Nigeria national program at the 2013 FIBA Stankovic Continental Champions' Cup in China over the Summer of 2013.

Alex Osborne Alex Osborne
Alex Osborne is in his fifth and final season of collegiate basketball as a redshirt senior... earned his Bachelor's Degree in Economics in May and currently in graduate school... fourth straight season the Lions have had a fifth-year senior working on his Master's degree.

Godwin Okonji Godwin Okonji
Godwin Okonji enters his fourth and final season as a Lion having played 96 games in his career, missing his first two games due to injury of his career as a junior due to an emergency Laparoscopic Appendectomy on the evening Dec. 12. He returned just 15 days after surgery.


2012-13 stats

Team Statistics
SCORING 2202 2338
Points per game 64.8 68.8
Scoring margin -4.0 -
FIELD GOALS-ATT 769-1915 802-1809
Field goal pct .402 .443
3 POINT FG-ATT 198-599 244-647
3-point FG pct .331 .377
3-pt FG made per game 5.8 7.2
FREE THROWS-ATT 466-663 490-731
Free throw pct .703 .670
F-Throws made per game 13.7 14.4
REBOUNDS 1196 1190
Rebounds per game 35.2 35.0
Rebounding margin +0.2 -
ASSISTS 367 469
Assists per game 10.8 13.8
Turnovers per game 13.2 14.1
Turnover margin +0.8 -
Assist/turnover ratio 0.8 1.0
STEALS 246 231
Steals per game 7.2 6.8
BLOCKS 83 112
Blocks per game 2.4 3.3
Home win streak 0 -
ATTENDANCE 31269 92842
Home games-Avg/Game 14-2234 14-3782
Neutral site-Avg/Game - 6-6649