40 - Andrew Bennett
Andrew Bennett
Height: 6-10
Weight: 249
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Coventry, England
High School: Blue Coat Secondary
Position: C

2008 (As a Junior) – Played in 27 games…logged 273 minutes of playing time, averaging 3.4 points per game…shot 44.2 (34-77) percent from the floor and connected on 59.0 (23-39) percent of his free throw attempts…grabbed 76 rebounds, averaging 2.8 per contest…recorded four assists and four steals…tallied 29 blocks, team second-best…scored 91 total points, averaging 3.4 per game…recorded a season-high 10 points against West Georgia on November 15…grabbed a season-high eight rebounds against Carver Bible on November 25 and Augusta State on February 21.

2008 (As a Junior) Appeared in 26 games, averaging 3.9 points per game, and 3.5 rebounds per game...shot .462 (43-93) percent from the floor and .625 (15-24) percent from the free throw line...tallied a season-high five blocks against USC Aiken in the semi-finals of the Peach Belt Conference Tournament, also scoring nine points in the contest to bring his season total to 102.

2007 (As a Sophomore) – Did not see any action, redshirted for the season.

2006 (As a Freshman) – Played in 18 games, starting one as a freshman...played 98 minutes, averaging 5.4 minutes per game...shot 41.2 (7-for-17) percent from the floor and 36.4 (4-for-11) percent from the free throw line...grabbed 35 rebounds, averaging 1.9 rebounds per game...dished out four assists, recorded two steals and blocked seven shots...scored 18 total points, averaging one point per game.

High School – Played basketball for head coach Derick Pope at Blue Coat Secondary School…Selected as All-British/International Player of the Year.

Personal – Majoring in Biology…Son of Anita and Harvey Bennett.