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 Biko Paris 5
Biko Paris
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
New Orleans, LA

High School:
Cypress Christian (TX)

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 194

Position:
Guard

11/18/2007

Boston College 73, Mercer 56

Boston College 73, Mercer 56

NOTES

  • Played two years at the John Curtis Christian School in River Ridge, La., before being forced to relocate after Hurricane Katrina.
  • Played his final two years of high-school ball at the Cypress Community Christian School in Houston, Texas.

    AS A JUNIOR

  • Played in all 31 games, making 25 starts.
  • Averaged 4.8 points, 2.0 rebounds and 4.1 assists per game; averaged 2.9 points, 1.3 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game in league contests.
  • Ranked among ACC leaders (all games) in assists and in assist-turnover ratio (1.7).
  • Led or tied for the team lead in assists 18 times and in steals nine times.
  • Scored in double figures four times.
  • Registered five or more assists in each of 11 games.
  • Made two or more steals in each of eight games.
  • Scored a season-high 16 points against South Dakota State (11/21) in the Paradise Jam; shot 6-for-12 from the field and 4-for-7 from three-point range; handed out five assists without a turnover in 30 minutes.
  • Totaled eight points and a career-high eight assists at Providence (11/28).
  • Posted 11 points, including 9-for-12 shooting from the foul line, and six assists against Harvard (12/9).
  • Tallied 10 points, seven assists and a career-best four steals against Rhode Island (12/13).
  • Recorded 14 points, six assists and five rebounds against South Carolina (12/30); shot 6-for-6 from the foul line in the final minute to secure the victory.

    AS A SOPHOMORE

  • Played in all 34 games, making one start.
  • Earned the program's Frank Power Award; the award is given annually in memory of the longtime BC basketball coach to the player who exemplifies the dedication, loyalty, spirit and love for Boston College and its basketball program that was characteristic of Coach Power and his life.
  • Averaged 3.4 points, 0.9 rebounds and 1.7 assists per game; averaged 3.1 points, 0.6 rebounds and 1.8 assists per game in league contests.
  • Led or tied for the team lead in assists twice and in steals three times.
  • Scored in double figures four times.
  • Registered three or more assists in each of eight games.
  • Made his lone start in the season opener, tallying 12 points and four assists and three steals in a season-high 34 minutes of action against Central Connecticut (11/14).
  • Totaled 12 points (8-for-10 FT), three rebounds and three assists in a win at Virginia (2/4).
  • Recorded six points and a season-high five assists at Wake Forest (2/8).
  • Tallied 10 points, four rebounds and one assist in a home win over Florida State (2/24).
  • Scored a season-high 15 points in 24 minutes against Duke in the quarterfinal round of the ACC Tournament in Atlanta (3/13); shot 5-for-5 from the field, including 3-for-3 from three-point range.

    AS A FRESHMAN

  • Played in all 31 games, making three starts.
  • Averaged 5.7 points, 1.7 rebounds and 2.9 assists per game; averaged 5.7 points, 1.6 rebounds and 3.3 assists per game in league contests.
  • Led or tied for the team lead in assists eight times and in steals four times.
  • Scored in double figures five times.
  • Registered five or more assists in each of nine games.
  • Made his starting debut in the season opener, tallying a career-high 19 points and recording five assists and three steals in a career-high 40 minutes of action against New Hampshire (11-10).
  • Totaled 11 points and five rebounds against Wake Forest (1-12); shot 4-for-5 from the field.
  • Scored 11 points in 33 minutes of action at Duke (2-9); shot 2-for-2 from three-point range.
  • Enjoyed consecutive six-assist games against NC State (2-14) and Virginia (2-17); committed just three turnovers in the two games.
  • Notched 12 points at Florida State (2-23); shot 2-for-3 from three-point range.
  • Tallied 12 points, three assists and two steals in the team's ACC Tournament win over Maryland (3-13).
  • Handed out a career-best seven assists in 21 minutes of action at North Carolina (1-31).

    HIGH SCHOOL

  • Earned TAPPS All-State 4A first-team honors as a junior and senior at the Cypress Community Christian School.
  • Led the Warriors to back-to-back TAPPS 4A state titles; team won 74 games in his two seasons (39-3 in 2005-06, 35-6 in 2006-07).
  • Averaged 16.0 points, 7.2 assists, 4.8 rebounds and 2.7 steals per game in 2006-07.
  • Shot 58 percent from the field, 78 percent from the foul line and 38 percent from three-point range as a senior.
  • Gained MVP honors after leading Cypress Christian to the St. Thomas Invitational title (in November 2006).
  • Averaged 19.0 points and 8.0 assists per game as a junior.
  • Played for head coach Mike McClanahan.
  • Averaged 29.0 ppg and earned All-Metro honors at John Curtis in 2004-05.

    PERSONAL

  • Enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences.
  • Biko is the son of Erical and Clarence Paris.
  • Born on December 23, 1988.

    CAREER HIGHS
    Points: 19 vs. New Hampshire (11-10-07)
    Rebounds: 6 at Virginia (1-19-08)
    Assists: 8 at Providence (11-28-09)
    Steals: 4 vs. Rhode Island (12-13-09)
    FGM: 7 vs. New Hampshire (11-10-07)
    3PFGM: 4 vs. South Dakota State (11-21-09)
    FTM: 9 vs. Harvard (12-9-09)
    FTA: 12 - twice
    Minutes: 40 vs. New Hampshire (11-10-07)

    PARIS' CAREER STATISTICS

    OverallYRGP-STMINFGM-FGAPCT3FG-FGAPCTFTM-FTAPCTREB-AVPF-DPTSAVGATOBS
    07-08FR31-371660-148.40512-46.26145-68.66253-1.738-01775.78971021
    08-09SO34-142135-93.37614-38.36831-43.72129-0.920-01153.4593108
    09-10JR31-2579051-125.40810-37.27038-53.71762-2.037-01504.812676332
    CAREER96-291927146-366.39436-121.315114-164.701144-1.6595-04424.65274178361
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