Lions' All-Access continues to go Inside the Lions, with a look at the six-member incoming class for this season's LMU men's basketball team. The final Inside the Lions is transfer sophomore Chase Flint.
BRIEFLY...Chase Flint is in his first season of collegiate basketball at LMU in 2012-13 after playing one season at the College of Eastern Utah... "Chase is such a well-rounded player, it is amazing," said Good, who will enter his fifth season with the Lions in 2012-13. "He comes from arguably one of the best junior college conferences in the country and proven he is one of the top players from that league."
PRIOR TO LMU... played one season at the College of Eastern Utah and was one of the top-five players in the competitive junior college Scenic West Athletic Conference. Flint was ranked in the Conference's top-15 of every statistical category except blocked shots as a true freshman in the 2011-12 season and was named first-team All-Conference... He was ranked seventh in the league in scoring (13.6 ppg), second in rebounds (7.8 rpg), seventh in field goal percentage (48.7%), second in assists (5.4), fourth in free throw percentage (77.9%), first in steals (2.7 spg), fourth in three-point field goal percentage (41.2%), third in three-pointers made (1.9 pg), first in assist/turnover ratio (2.4), 11th in offensive rebounds (2.0), 2nd in defensive rebounds (5.7) and first in minutes played (30.9)... Prior to attending Eastern Utah, Flint spent two years on an LDS mission.
HIGH SCHOOL... Graduated from Davis High School in June of 2008... played both basketball and football at Davis... had a standout senior season at Davis, earning All-State and All-Davis Area honors... helped team to Regional Championship three straight years... was named State All-Tournament team... As a senior he averaged 13.0 points, 4.7 assists, 3.3 rebounds and 2.3 steals per game... was an all-conference selection in football at cornerback and receiver...
PERSONAL...Chase Larren Flint was born on May 11, 1990 in Salt Lake City, Utah, and is the son of Vickie and Troy Flint... has a brother and sister... served his LDS Mission from 2009-2011... a Communications major.