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

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• Looks to once again be among the top low post players in the Patriot League
• Has a good combination of size and skill
• Can play both inside and outside
• Enters his senior season ranked sixth all-time at Holy Cross in career free throw percentage (.800, 192 of 240)

AS A JUNIOR IN 2012-2013:
• Earned second team All-Patriot League honors
• Served as one of the team’s tri-captains
• Played in all 30 games on the season, starting 29 times
• Averaged a team-best 15.2 points, 6.6 boards and 0.9 blocks per game
• Made 81.7 percent of his free throws (107 of 131), 48.3 percent of his field goals (166 of 344) and 34.6 percent of his three-pointers (18 of 52)
• Grabbed 130 defensive rebounds and 69 offensive rebounds on the year
• Ranked fourth in the Patriot League in scoring, fourth in total rebounding, fourth in offensive rebounds, fifth in free throw percentage, sixth in defensive rebounds, eighth in field goal percentage and eighth in blocks
• Finished the season 103rd in the nation in field goal percentage, 106th in free throw percentage, 186th in scoring and 244th in rebounding
• Led the team in scoring 16 times, rebounding 14 times, blocks 11 times, steals nine times and assists once
• Scored in double-figures 26 times, including six 20-point games and two 30-point outings
• Hit double-digits in rebounds four times, with three double-doubles
• Earned Patriot League Player of the Week honors on Dec. 27
• Led the team with 31 points in the win over Columbia, hitting 10 of 14 field goals, both of his three-pointers and all nine of his free throws
• Totaled a team-high 31 points, seven rebounds and two blocked shots in the victory at San Francisco
• Recorded a team-best 26 points and five rebounds against Bucknell
• Led the team with 22 points and eight rebounds at Lafayette in the Patriot League quarterfinals
• Recorded 22 points, two assists, two blocks and two steals at Harvard
• Posted 20 points and eight rebounds in the win over Morgan State
• Led the team with 19 points and seven rebounds at American
• Totaled 19 points and five rebounds in the victory at Sacred Heart
• Had 19 points and eight rebounds in the win over New Hampshire

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 blocks per game
• 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
• Finished the season 207th in the nation in blocked shots
• 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
• 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
• 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

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 team in blocks five times, steals twice, scoring once, boards 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

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
• Had 498 points, 342 boards as senior; 433 points, 284 boards as junior
• 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 sophomore on the volleyball team at Wichita State
• An Economics and Accounting major

 

Dudzinski's Career Statistics

                                 Total         3-Point                    Rebounds   
Year      GP-GS   Min/Avg    FG-FGA   Pct   FG-FGA   Pct   FT-FTA   Pct Off-Def  Tot  Avg  PF-FO Ast  TO Blk Stl  Pts/Avg  
2010-11   27-0    377/14.0   51-93   .548    5-17   .294   16-26   .615  27-48    75  2.8  37-0    7  16  10   4  123/4.6  
2011-12   29-29   744/25.7   97-199  .487   10-39   .256   69-83   .831  55-118  173  6.0  74-1   13  36  32  16  273/9.4  
2012-13   30-29   869/29.0  166-344  .483   18-52   .346  107-131  .817  69-130  199  6.6  81-0   25  45  26  18  457/15.2 
TOTAL     86-58  1990/23.1  314-636  .494   33-108  .306  192-240  .800 151-296  447  5.2 192-1   45  97  68  38  853/9.9