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DeAndre Rice
DeAndre Rice

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Flint, MI

High School:
Flint Central HS

Last College:
Frank Phillips College

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 200

Position:
Guard

Birthdate:
08/21/1985


Junior (2005-06): One of three Owls nominated for All-Atlantic Sun honors (Brent Crews, Rodney Webb)...averaged 16.1 points and 2.7 rebounds in 27 games, starting 18...led the team in scoring (16.1), three-pointers made (66) and attempted (167), total points (435) and field goals attempted (332)...posted the fifth best total in program history for three-pointers made in a single season (66)...made three or more treys in 13 of FAU's 27 games...led the team in scoring 14 times...scored in double figures 23 times, including 16 consecutive games from Dec. 20 to Feb.7...scored 10 or more points in the second half on 10 occasions...seventh in A-Sun in scoring (16.1), 13th in assists (2.70) and fifth in three-pointers made (66)...one of four Owls in A-Sun top 12 for three-point percentage (12th)...second on the team in assists (73), steals (32) and minutes/game (30.4)...had 12 games with three or more assists...led the team in assists eight times and steals 11 times ...shot 20-of-30 (66.7%) overall and 14-of-20 (70.0%) from three-point range in consecutive wins over Stetson (1/9), Gardner-Webb (1/15) and Campbell (1/17)...FAU was 6-3 in games in which he scored 20 or more points...made his Owl debut vs. Northwestern dropping in 19 points, four assists and two steals, hitting seven-of-11 from the field, (11/21)... scored 22 points and hit four-of-six from three-point range vs. North Florida (11/30)...set career highs for points (29), steals (five), free-throws made (10) and attempted (15) - the last three being FAU season highs - vs. Jacksonville (12/4)...first of three games on the season with career-high six assists vs. UCF (12/13)...set career highs for minutes (37), second-half points (20) and free throw shooting (seven-for-seven) vs. Marist (12/29)...closed a string of six consecutive games with double-digit points in the second half by scoring 14 points after the break, including nine-of-11 free throws in the last seven minutes vs. Mercer (1/7)...concluded a stretch of five consecutive games and six-of-seven outings with 20-plus points by scoring 21 points and hitting career-best percentages from the field (seven-for-10) and three-point range (five-of-six) vs. Stetson (1/9)...despite playing on a sprained ankle, he posted a three-game stretch in which he went 20-of-30 (66.7%) from the field and 14-of-20 (70.0%) from behind the arc by hitting career-best seven-of-10 from the field and going four-for-six on three-pointers vs. Campbell (1/17)...three-game stretch included games vs. Stetson (1/9), at Gardner Webb (1/15), and at Campbell (1/17)...netted 17 points, including seven-of-eight free throws, and career-high six rebounds vs. Lipscomb (1/24)...matched career high with six assists vs. Campbell (2/2)... scored 12 points, five assists and matched career high with six rebounds vs. Gardner-Webb (2/4)...dropped in 23 points and matched career high with six assists vs. ETSU (2/16).

Junior College: Attended Frank Phillips College in Borger, TX ...averaged 22.1 points per game as a sophomore...named National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) All-Region First-Team from Region 5...shot 41 percent from beyond the arc while averaging nearly four rebounds and three assists per game...posted 17.1 points and five rebounds per game as a freshman, shooting over 40 percent from three-point range.

High School: Attended Flint Central High School in Flint, MI.

Personal: Sociology major...born Aug. 21, 1985, in Flint, MI...son of Regina Rice.

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