50 - Dave Dudzinski
Dave Dudzinski
Height: 6-9
Weight: 227
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Elburn, Ill.
High School: Kaneland
Position: F

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• Will serve as one of the team's tri-captains this season
• Looks to return to the starting lineup at power forward
• Has a good combination of size and skill
• Can play both inside and outside

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2011-2012:
• Started all 29 games on the season
• Named the AT&T Crusader of the Week on Dec. 26
• Averaged 9.4 points, a team-high 6.0 rebounds and 1.1 blocked shots per contest
• Hit 48.7 percent of his field goal attempts (97 of 199) and 83.1 percent of his free throws (69 of 83)
• Pulled down 118 defensive rebounds and 55 offensive rebounds
• Ranked fourth in the Patriot League in total rebounding, fourth in field goal percentage, fourth in free throw percentage, fourth in blocked shots, fourth in defensive rebounds, fifth in offensive rebounds and 20th in scoring
• Finished the season 207th in the nation in blocked shots
• Led the team in rebounding 16 times, in blocks 12 times, in steals six times and in scoring four times
• Scored in double-figures 11 times, with four 20-point games and one double-double
• Led the team with 23 points, eight rebounds and five blocked shots in the victory over Lehigh, while hitting nine of 11 shots from the floor
• Posted his first career double-double with 21 points and 11 rebounds at Providence, while hitting nine of 13 field goal attempts
• Finished with 20 points and six rebounds in the win over San Francisco
• Led the team with 20 points, five rebounds and two steals at Maine
• Finished with 16 points, six rebounds and two blocked shots against Lafayette in the Patriot League quarterfinals
• Had 14 points, eight rebounds and two blocks in the win at Dartmouth
• Totaled 14 points, five boards and two steals at College of Charleston
• Recorded 10 points and five rebounds in the win at Colgate
• Finished with 10 points, six rebounds and two steals in the win over American
• Had 10 points, five rebounds and two blocked shots at Bucknell
• Posted 10 points and six rebounds in the victory over Boston College
• Recorded nine points and six rebounds in the victory over Army
• Posted nine points, five rebounds and two assists at Army
• Totaled eight points and eight rebounds in the victory at Lafayette
• Had eight points, six rebounds and two blocks in the win over Navy
• Recorded eight points and five rebounds at Columbia
• Posted seven points, seven rebounds and two blocks in the win over Bucknell
• Recorded seven points, five rebounds and two steals at Yale

Dave Dudzinski AS A FRESHMAN IN 2010-2011:
• Played in 27 games off the bench
• Named to the Patriot League All-Rookie team
• Averaged 4.6 points and 2.8 rebounds per game
• Made 54.8 percent (51 of 93) of his field goal attempts
• Led the team in blocked shots five times, steals twice, scoring once and rebounds once
• Scored in double-figures two times on the year
• Had a season-high 15 points and four rebounds at Sacred Heart
• Totaled 11 points and four rebounds against Lafayette in the Patriot League Tournament, while hitting all five of his field goal attempts
• Recorded nine points and five rebounds in the home win over Lafayette
• Finished with nine points, three rebounds and two assists against Yale
• Posted nine points and four rebounds against Fairfield
• Totaled eight points, five rebounds and two steals at Harvard
• Had seven points and three rebounds in the victory at Colgate
• Recorded seven points and five rebounds in the home win over Army
• Posted seven points, six rebounds and two steals against St. Joseph’s
• Totaled seven points and four rebounds at New Hampshire

HIGH SCHOOL:
• Played at Kaneland High School for head coach Brian Johnson
• Served as team captain during his senior season
• Named second team All-State by Illinois Basketball Coaches Association
• A three-time first team All-Western Sun Conference selection
• Selected All-Area by both the Daily Herald and the Kane County Chronicle in sophomore, junior and senior seasons
• Named Player of the Year by the Kane County Chronicle as a senior
• Led team to 17 wins during senior season, the school’s most since 1999
• Broke the school record with 287 career blocked shots, while ranking fourth with 1,269 career points scored
• Averaged 16.3 points, 11.4 rebounds and 3.2 blocks during prep career
• Totaled 498 points and 342 rebounds as a senior, after recording 433 points and 284 rebounds during his junior season
• Also lettered in both baseball and football
• Member of National Honor Society
• Played AAU ball for Velocity Black

PERSONAL:
• Son of Barbara and David Dudzinski, Sr.
• Has one sister (Katy) and one brother (Robbie)
• Father played football at Northwestern University
• Mother swam at Northwestern, and earned first team All-Big 10 honors
• Sister, Katy, is a freshman on the volleyball team at Wichita State
• An Economics and Accounting major