Men's Basketball

AntonioReeves

  • position Guard
  • height 6-5
  • Weight 205
  • class Senior
  • Hometown Chicago

2021-22 (at Illinois State)
Started all 33 games … Averaged 20.1 points, 3.6 rebounds and 1.8 assists per game … Had 662 points in 33 games which was the fourth-most in Redbirds’ history … He was the first Illinois State player to average at least 20 points per game in a season since 2001 … Named to the Missouri Valley Conference Second Team and was a team captain on the ALL-MVC Most Improved Team … Also a member of the All-District 16 team from the National Association of Basketball Coaches … Scored in double figures in 31 of 33 games … Had 18 games with 20 or more points, which was tied for the sixth-most in program history … Finished the season ranking 19th among all Division I scorers with 20.1 points per game … Had a career-high 34 points with five 3-pointers against Valparaiso … Was an efficient scorer, making 47% of his shots from the field, 39% from 3-point range and 82% from the free-throw line.

2020-21 (at Illinois State)
Played in 25 games during the season with 24 starts … Averaged 12.4 points per game, second-most on the team and 13th-most in the Missouri Valley Conference, and ninth-most among returnees for the 2021-22 season … Scored in double-figures 19 times during the year, including each of the last five games … Scored a career-high 27 points at Drake, making 8-of-16 shots from the field, 3 of 5 from long range, and 8 of 9 from the charity stripe … For the year he made 110-of-259 shots (42.5%) from the field and 33 of 108 (30.6%) from beyond the arc … Pulled down 82 rebounds (3.3 per game) with 36 assists (1.4 per game) and also had nine steals … His season-high of seven rebounds came in the season opener against Ohio State … Scored 20 or more points three times … Had 21 against Evansville, notched 27 points in the series opener against Drake, and also 20 points in the series finale against Drake.

2019-20 (at Illinois State) 
Was named to the MVC All-Bench Team … Averaged 7.2 points and 2.5 rebounds per game during the season … Played in 31 games with a trio of starts … Scored in double-figures 10 times during the season, including a season-high 17 points against Missouri State … Had 16 points against Missouri State and against Drake … Pulled down a season-high seven rebounds against Drake … Had two assists in seven games … Made 81-of-211 shots from the field during the season, and 33 of 105 from beyond the arc.

HIGH SCHOOL
Was a three-star prospect out of Simeon High School in Chicago … Averaged 21.7 points, six boards and three assists per game … Was an All-City Second-Team selection … Began his high school career at Shadow Mountain High School in Phoenix … Played for Mike Bibby at Shadow Mountain and the squad went 25-2 overall and captured a state title … Averaged 14.0 points and 4.3 rebounds per game during the state title season … Had a 3.0 grade-point average.

PERSONAL
Born Nov. 20 in Chicago … Parents are Dawn Coulter and Anthony Reeves … Has four siblings, Anthony Marshall, Alexis, Malik and Angelic … Major is communication … He chose No. 12 because he’s been wearing it since his freshman season … Father is his life’s greatest influence … Lists Bad Boys as his favorite movie … Pregame playlist consists of hip hop music … Favorite former UK player is Tyler Herro … Off the court talent is drawing.

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