20 - Pat Doherty
Pat Doherty
Height: 5-11
Weight: 175
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Scranton, Pa.
High School: Scranton Prep
Position: G

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Will serve as one of Holy Cross' tri-captains this season ...Returns as the starting point guard for Holy Cross ... Also has the ability to play shooting guard, where he saw the majority of his action two years ago ... Good ball handler, who is also a strong outside shooter. AS A JUNIOR IN 2007-2008
Served as one of Holy Cross' co-captains ... Played in 25 games on the season, starting 17 times ... Averaged 7.4 points, 4.3 assists, 3.0 rebounds and 1.7 steals per game ... Made 79.1 percent of his free throws (72 of 91) ... Ranked second in the Patriot League in assists, third in assist-to-turnover ratio (1.5-to-1), fourth in steals, seventh in free throw percentage and 24th in scoring ... Selected to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... Named the GoHolyCross.com Crusader of the Week on Jan. 7, 2008 ... Received the Martin J. O'Malley Award as the most valuable player of Holy Cross' winter homecoming game, after totaling six points, six rebounds, five assists and three steals in the home victory over Lafayette ... Led the team with 20 points, three assists and three steals against Boston University ... Had 18 points, four assists and three rebounds against Hofstra in the season opener ... Recorded 16 points and four rebounds at San Francisco ... Posted 15 points, seven assists, five rebounds and two steals at Siena ... Totaled 12 points, six assists and three steals against Ohio ... Had 11 points and five rebounds at Navy ... Recorded 11 points, seven rebounds, three assists and two steals at Fairfield ... Totaled eight points, five assists and four rebounds in the home game against Bucknell ... Had seven points, five assists and four rebounds at American in the Patriot League quarterfinals ... Posted seven points, eight assists and four steals against Harvard ... Recorded six points and four assists in the win at Army ... Totaled six points, six assists and three steals against Yale ... Had five points, five assists and four rebounds at Lehigh ... Posted five points and eight assists in the home game against Colgate ... Recorded five points, three assists and two steals in the home victory over Lehigh ... Totaled five points, six rebounds and five assists in the home game against Navy ... Had five points, five assists and three rebounds at Sacred Heart ... Recorded four points, three assists and three steals in the win over Northeastern ... Posted four points, nine rebounds, three assists and three steals at Hampton ... Totaled three points, four rebounds and five assists in the victory at St. Joseph's ... Handed out six assists in the home game against American ... Missed four games due to injury, while seeing limited action in several other contests. AS A REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE IN 2006-2007
Played in 28 games on the season, starting three times ... Averaged 5.3 points, 2.2 assists, 1.7 rebounds and 1.3 steals per game ... Ranked eighth in the Patriot League in steals and 14th in assists ... Posted five points and four assists against Southern Illinois in the NCAA Tournament ... Had eight points and five assists against Bucknell in the Patriot League championship game ... Led the team with 18 points, four assists and three steals in the win at Yale, while hitting five of six field goals, all four of his three-point attempts, and all four of his free throws ... Tied the school single-game record for three-point field goal percentage against Yale ... Recorded 10 points and two steals in the home victory over American ... Scored 10 points at Lafayette, hitting three of five field goals and two of four three-pointers ... Had 10 points, five rebounds, five assists and two steals against William & Mary ... Totaled nine points and three assists at Dayton ... Posted eight points, two rebounds and two assists in the victory at Harvard ... Recorded seven points and two rebounds in the home victory over Colgate ... Had six points, two rebounds and two assists in the overtime victory at Army ... Posted six points and three steals in the overtime victory at American ... Scored six points in the home win over Bucknell ... Totaled five points, four assists, two rebounds and two steals in the home win over Lehigh ... Recorded five points and two assists at Duke ... Had four points, five assists and five steals against Lafayette in the Patriot League quarterfinals ... Totaled four points, three rebounds and two assists in the home victory over Navy ... Recorded four points, two rebounds and two steals in the win over Siena ... Posted three points, three steals, two rebounds and two assists in the home win over Lafayette ... Totaled two points, two rebounds and three assists in the win at Lehigh ... Finished with two points, seven rebounds and three assists in the win at Navy ... Had two points and four assists in the home victory over Army ... Recorded two points, two rebounds, four assists and three steals against Hampton ... Totaled four points, four assists, three rebounds and three steals against Fairfield in the season opener ... Missed six games due to injury from Dec. 19-Jan. 3. AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2005-2006
Missed the final 27 games of the season due to injury, and received a medical redshirt ... Played in five games with one start ... Averaged 3.6 points, 2.2 rebounds and 1.8 assists ... Scored 12 points at Vermont ... Totaled two points, five rebounds and two assists at Cincinnati ... Recorded two points and two rebounds against Harvard ... Had two points, three assists and a rebound against High Point. AS A FRESHMAN IN 2004-2005
Named the Patriot League Rookie of the Year, in addition to being selected to the Patriot League All-Rookie team ... Played in all 32 games on the year, starting nine times ... Averaged 4.3 points, 2.2 assists, 1.1 rebounds and 0.9 steals per game ... Ranked 14th in the Patriot League in assists ... Shot 37.7 percent from three-point range (26 of 69) and 71.0 percent at the foul line (22 of 31) ... Named Patriot League Rookie of the Week twice, on Jan. 24, 2005, and Jan. 31, 2005 ... Totaled 16 points, six assists, five steals and two rebounds in the home win over Navy ... Recorded 15 points, five steals, two rebounds and two assists in the home victory over American ... Had 14 points, three assists and two rebounds in the win at Lehigh ... Recorded 14 points, five assists, four rebounds and three steals in 29 minutes of action during the home victory over Colgate ... Totaled nine points, five assists, three rebounds and two steals in the victory at Navy ... Recorded nine points and five assists in the victory at Brown ... Totaled eight points, four assists and two rebounds in the win at Army, while hitting two of three attempts from three-point range ... Started for the first time in his career against Iona, and posted seven points, eight assists and two steals ... Scored six points at Minnesota, hitting two of four attempts from three-point range ... Scored five points against Bucknell in the Patriot League championship game ... Scored five points and grabbed two rebounds in the Patriot League quarterfinal victory over Army ... Recorded two points, three rebounds, three assists and a steal at Notre Dame in the first round of the NIT ... Had two assists and no turnovers in 16 minutes of action against Lehigh in the Patriot League semifinals ... Handed out three assists without a turnover in the home win over Lafayette ... Had two points and two assists in the victory over Dartmouth ... Handed out two assists in the win at Rhode Island ... Totaled four assists, two points, two rebounds and two steals in the victory over Marist ... Had three rebounds against Boston University in the first game of his collegiate career. HIGH SCHOOL
Played for coach John Kopicki at Scranton Prep ... Earned Class AAA first team all-state honors from the Associated Press as a senior ... Also selected as the 2004 Lackawanna League Division I Player of the Year ... Twice named All-Region and All-Lackawanna County ... Averaged 23.8 points, 7.0 assists and 3.0 steals per game during his senior season, and led the Lackawanna League Division I in scoring with 542 total points ... Named All-Region by the Scranton Times-Tribune during his junior and senior years ... Scored 1,488 points during his high school career, while setting a school record with 794 career assists ... Totaled 32 points in the Lackawanna League Senior All-Star Game, leading his team to a 120-76 victory ... Helped team to district championships during his freshman and sophomore seasons. PERSONAL
Son of Judith and James Doherty ... Has two brothers (Jimmy and Jack) and three sisters (Mimi, Judy and Grace) ... Father attended Holy Cross, as did several other members of his family, including his brother and sister ... Sister, Grace (Class of 2006), was a member of the Holy Cross track and cross country teams ... A Sociology major.