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6-5 / 228
AS A SOPHOMORE Played in and started all 34 games.
Shared the program's Defensive MVP honor with classmate Corey Raji.
Averaged 12.9 points, 4.4 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game; averaged 14.6 points, 4.6 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game in league contests.
Registered two point-rebound double-doubles.
Led or tied for the team lead in scoring nine times, in rebounds four times, in steals 13 times and in assists once.
Ranked among ACC leaders (conference games only) in scoring (18th), field-goal percentage (eighth, .478) and steals (third, 1.9).
Scored in double figures 21 times, including seven games with 20 or more points.
Registered five or more rebounds in each of 16 games.
Sank three or more three-point field goals in each of seven games.
Netted two game-winning field goals; coverted an offensive rebound with 0.4 seconds left against Virginia Tech (1/31) to give BC a 67-66 victory, and hit a baseline jumper with 1.7 seconds left against Georgia Tech (3/7) to lift the Eagles to another 67-66 win.
Scored 24 points in the season-opening win over Central Connecticut (11/14).
Totaled 12 points and 10 rebounds against St. John's (11/18) in the second round of Dick's Sporting Goods NIT Season Tip-Off.
Was credited with a career-high seven assists against Maine (12/23).
Tallied 22 points (4-for-7 treys), two blocked shots and a career-high seven steals in the team's win over top-ranked North Carolina (1/4).
Notched 19 points, five assists and three steals in an overtime win at Georgia Tech (1/20).
Recorded 20 points and 10 rebounds in a win at Virginia (1/31).
Posted 23 points and eight rebounds against Clemson (2/10).
Scored a game-high 21 points at NC State (3/4).
Tallied a career-high 25 points against Virginia in the first round of the ACC Tournament in the Georgia Dome (3/7); shot 11-for-12 from the foul line.
AS A FRESHMAN Played in and started all 31 games.
Averaged 11.3 points, 4.6 rebounds and 1.7 assists per game; averaged 10.2 points, 4.8 rebounds and 1.6 assists per game in league contests.
Registered one point-rebound double-double; totaled 14 points and 12 rebounds in a home win over NC State (2-14).
Led or tied for the team lead in scoring five times, in rebounds five times, in assists five times and in steals 10 times.
Scored in double figures 17 times, including five games with 20 or more points.
Registered five or more rebounds in each of 16 games; grabbed a season-high 12 rebounds against NC State (2-14).
Registered a season-high 22 points in 35 minutes of action in the season opener against New Hampshire; shot 9-for-18 from the field.
Totaled 21 points in a home win over Rhode Island (11-21); scored eight of BC's first 10 second-half points and later sank a clutch three-pointer with 1:07 to play; sank four three-pointers.
Netted 20 points in 27 minutes in a home win over Northeastern (12-22); shot 4-for-6 from three-point range.
Scored a team-high 21 points against Kansas (1-5); shot 8-for-15 from the field, including 3-for-7 from long range; also totaled a season-best five assists.
Recorded 20 points in a home win over Miami (1-15).
Notched 17 points and nine assists against Virginia Tech (1-26).
HIGH SCHOOL Honored as the 2006-07 Gatorade Rhode Island Player of the Year.
Gained All-State first-team honors during his junior and senior seasons at St. Andrew's.
Earned MVP honors in the New England Prep School Class B Tournament in 2006 and 2007.
Averaged 21.3 points and 8.3 rebounds per game as a senior; shot 53 percent from the field.
Averaged 18.4 points and 5.9 rebounds per game as a junior.
Led St. Andrew's to the NEPSAC Class B titles in 2006 and 2007.
Finished his schoolboy career with 2,432 career points.
Played for head coach Mike Hart.
Played for the Gold team in the 2007 Adidas Kentucky Derby Festival All-Star Classic in Louisville's Freedom Hall (April 14, 2007).
PERSONAL Enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences.
Rakim is the brother of Nyisha Conry; has four more brothers and sisters.
Born on July 8, 1989.
Points: 25 vs. Virginia (3-12-09)
Rebounds: 12 vs. NC State (2-14-08)
Assists: 7 vs. Maine (12-23-08)
Steals: 4 vs. Sacred Heart (12-28-07)
FGM: 9 - three times
3PFGM: 5 vs. Bryant (12-10-08)
FTM: 11 vs. Virginia (3-12-09)
FTA: 12 vs. Virginia (3-12-09)
Minutes: 38 at Massachusetts (12-6-08)
SANDERS' CAREER STATISTICS