Sophomore guard hits six outside shots, finishes with 23 points against the Spiders
Rams win in overtime, 78-72 in game with 20 lead changes
Berger records team-high 17 points as four from men's basketball reach double-figures at Hagan Arena
Clark puts in team-high 19 points in the loss to the Colonials
Men's basketball plays host to the Colonials for a Jan. 12 tilt at 7 p.m.
Get to know UMass freshman wing/forward Seth Berger in the first edition of the Getting To Know The 2013-14 Minutemen Newcomers.
UMass men's basketball vs. Rhode Island. Feb. 2, 2016.
MBB VS. SLU Photos by Thom Kendall '93
MBB VS. CENTRAL ARKANSAS Photos by Thom Kendall '93
MBB VS. HOWARD Photos by Thom Kendall '93
MBB VS. LASALLE Photos by Thom Kendall '93
2014-15 - Sophomore: Game-by-Game Statistics ... Started the first eight games of the year before his missed the remaining 24 due to injury ... Recorded 16 points, 16 rebounds, 11 steals, six assists and two blocks over his eight appearances ... Set career-highs of six rebounds and 26 minutes played in the overtime win versus Manhattan (11/18) ... Established personal-bests with nine points and four steals in 13 minutes against Northeastern (11/26) ... Had at least one steal in each of his final six games played.
2013-14 - Freshman: Game-By-Game Statistics ... Appeared in 18 games as a true freshman and finished with eight points and eight rebounds in 40 minutes (2.2 mpg) ... Made a pair of free throws after being fouled on a defensive rebound in the closing seconds of the first half in the win over Nebraska (11/21) in the first round of the Charleston Classic ... Logged a then-career-best six minutes versus Northern Illinois (12/14) ... Added a then-personal-high 13 minutes against Fordham (1/26) and finished with four points, three rebounds and an assist ... Had two points in two minutes versus Tennessee (3/21) in the NCAA Tournament Second Round.
High School: Ranked as the No. 38 small forward in the country and No. 4 player in the state of Washington by ESPN ... Four-year letterwinner at Ballard High School in Seattle for coach Jesen Baskett ... Averaged 15.8 points and 8.5 rebounds as a senior en route to being named KingCo 4A First Team All-League ... Participated in the Inaugural West Coast All-Star Classic ... He was a KingCo 4A Second Team selection a year prior when he tallied 15.3 points and nine rebounds per game ... Also recorded his career high of 26 points and 19 rebounds during his junior season ... As a sophomore he averaged 12.9 points per game and was Ballard's second-leading rebounder as he earned honorable mention all-league honors and helped the Beavers earn their first state tournament appearance since 2002 ... He attended the Emerald City Pioneers Basketball Academy from 2006-13.
Personal: Seth Kenan Berger ... Born October 18, 1994 in Bismark, N.D. ... Son of Bill and Sue Berger ... Has three siblings, Ashtyn Thomas, Allyssa Berger and Allayna Berger ... Father played basketball at Northwest College from 1986-88.
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