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 Dennis Clifford 24
Dennis Clifford
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Bridgewater, MA

High School:
Milton Academy

Height / Weight:
7-1 / 250

Position:
Center

12/21/2014

Boston College Loses In Final Minutes to USC

Eagles' rally in final minutes falls short

12/11/2014

Men's Hoops Defeats Maine, 85-74

Clifford records 19 points, 7 rebounds

11/06/2014

Men's Hoops Beats AIC In Exhibition, 92-53

Eagles assist on 22 of 34 baskets

01/11/2014

Men's Basketball Defeats Virginia Tech, 62-59

Jackson scores 17

12/08/2012

Eagles Power Past St. Francis (NY), 72-64

Patrick Heckmann led the Eagles with 18 points.

12/01/2014

Men's Basketball vs. Marist

USATSI Gallery

10/29/2014

2014 ACC Men's Basketball Media Day

USATSI Gallery

01/11/2014

Boston College vs. Virginia Tech

Boston College vs. Virginia Tech

01/04/2014

USATSPI: Boston College vs. Clemson - 01/04/14

USATSPI: Boston College vs. Clemson - 01/04/14

03/14/2013

Boston College vs. Georgia Tech - AP Photos

Boston College vs. Georgia Tech - AP Photos

NOTES
Played three years at Bridgewater-Raynham High School (varsity starter in 2007-08 and 2008-09), before transferring to Milton Academy, where he played two seasons.

AS A JUNIOR
Appeared in just two games ... had a procedure done on his knee prior to the season ... averaged 3.0 points, 4.5 rebounds and 0.5 assists ... played 21 minutes at Virginia Tech (1/11), recording six points and six rebounds ... made season debut the game before against Clemson (1/4), playing 12 minutes and grabbing three boards.

AS A SOPHOMORE
Appeared in 30 games and made 14 starts ... played sparingly due to a knee injury; averaged 14.6 minutes per game ... averaged 2.8 points, 3.2 rebounds and 0.5 assists per game; averaged 1.7 points, 2.3 rebounds and 0.4 assists in league games ... had 12 points, five rebounds and three blocks in the season opener against FIU (11/11) ... recorded 11 points and five rebounds at College of Charleston (11/18) ... notched 10 rebounds and three blocks vs. Bryant (11/25) ... tallied nine points and five boards at Virginia Tech (1/9) ... registered eight points, six rebounds and three blocks against Dayton (11/16) ... grabbed six rebounds at Maryland (1/22) and five against Georgia Tech (3/14) ... blocked three shots against Wake Forest (2/13).

AS A FRESHMAN
One of five players to appear in all 31 games; third on the team with 25 starts ... averaged 9.1 points, 4.7 rebounds and 1.1 assists per game; averaged 9.1 points, 4.4 rebounds, and 1.3 rebounds in ACC play ... led the Eagles in field goal percentage (.529) and blocks (29) ... ranked second on the team in rebounds and third in points and field goals (110) ... had a season-high 16 points to go along with six rebounds and three blocks against Sacred Heart (12/21) ... had 15 points and seven boards vs. Clemson (1/12) ... scored 14 points against Harvard (12/29) and had 12 points and six rebounds vs. Rhode Island (1/2) ... tallied 15 points vs. Virginia Tech (1/14) ... notched 12 points and five rebounds at NC State (1/19) ... scored 11 points in games at Maryland (2/16) and at Miami (3/3) ... recorded 10 points in contests at Virginia Tech (2/12), vs. Bryant (12/18), at Providence (12/8), vs. Saint Louis (11/24), vs. Holy Cross (11/18) and vs. New Hampshire (11/14) ... grabbed a season-high eight rebounds against NC State (2/1) and Saint Louis (11/24).

HIGH SCHOOL
Earned NEPSAC All-New England Class A Player of the Year honors as a senior at Milton Academy ... twice captured All-Independent School League first-team honors; was also a two-time Patriot Ledger All-Scholastic selection ... averaged 18.0 points, 14.0 rebounds, 7.0 blocked shots and 4.0 assists per game as a senior ... averaged 18.0 points, 13.0 rebounds, 4.8 blocked shots and 4.0 assists per game as a junior ... served as 2010-11 team captain for head coach Lamar Reddicks ... gained Old Colony League MVP honors and Enterprise All-Scholastic accolades at Bridgewater-Raynham in 2008-09 ... played in the Bay State Magic AAU program.

PERSONAL
Enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences ... Dennis is the middle of Karyn and Kevin Clifford's three children; has two sisters - Sam and Jackie.

CAREER HIGHS
Points: 16 vs. Sacred Heart (12/21/11)
Rebounds: 10 vs. Bryant (11/25/12)
Assists: 4 at Wake Forest (2/25/12)
Blocks: 3 (7x) last vs. Wake Forest (2/13/13)
Steals: 2 (2x) last vs. Holy Cross (12/29/12)
FGM: 6 (2x) last vs. FIU (11/11/12)
3PFGM: 1 (3x) last at College of Charleston (11/18/12)
FTM: 5 (3x) last at Maryland (2/16/12)
FTA: 9 vs. Clemson (1/12/12)
Minutes: 46 vs. Rhode Island (1/2/12)

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