3 - Brandon Clark
Brandon Clark
Height: 6-0
Weight: 165
Year: Freshman
Hometown: East Chicago, Ind.
High School: Merrillville
Position: Guard

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2011-2012
Averaged 7.0 ppg and 2.3 apg in 21.0 mpg, leading the team in free throw percentage (81.4 percent) ... moved up the career records chart for Bronco freshman all-time, finishing and No. 3 in free throw percentage at 81.4 percent, No. 6 in three point field goal percentage at 38.1 percent,  No. 9 in assists with 68 and No. 10 in three-pointers made (32) ? in 23 min. played, scored 12 pts. and hit a perfect 4 of 4 from beyond the arc; also added 3 reb., 2 ast. and 1 blk. vs. UC Merced ... scored 6 pts. and 3 reb. in 19 min. at UCSB ... added 1 ast. in 3 min. vs. SJSU .. hit a big three in the New Mexico game, scoring 3 pts. with 2 reb. in 19 min. ... in 13 min. vs. Oklahoma scored 5 pts. ... scored 7 pts. in 18 min. vs. Villanova ... scored 2 pts., with 1 ast. in 22 min. at Washington State ... reached career-high ast. (5) and made first stl. of season; also scored 4 pts. in 15 min. vs. Pacifica College ... scored 8 pts., 1 reb., 2 ast., 2 stl. in 22 min. vs. UOP ... at Houston Baptist scored 7 pts., with 4 ast., 4 reb., 2 stl. in career-high 25 min. ... scored 7 pts., with 3 ast and 2 reb. in 22 min. vs. EMU ... 4 pts. in career-high 27 min. vs. Wagner ... scored a career high 16 (career-high 5 of 6 from FT line), tying a career-high with 5 ast. in 26 min. at Portland ... had first career start vs. USD and in 22 min. earned 2 ast., 3 reb., 2 pts ... scored 5 pts., 3 ast., 1 reb., 1 stl. in 13 min. at BYU ... scored 7 pts. with 3 reb. in 18 min. vs. SMC ... scored 2 pts., 5 ast., 2 reb., 1 stl. in 25 vs. LMU ... starting as guard vs. USF grabbed 3 ast., 4 pts., 1 reb. in 16 min ... scored 12 pts., 2 reb., 2 ast. in 22 min. at Pepperdine ... grabbed career-high 5 reb., with 11 pts. (3-for-3 at FT line) and 1 ast. in 17 min. vs Portland ... 3 pts., 3 ast., 3 reb., 1 stl. in 28 min. at San Diego ... started and shot 100% (3-for-3 in FG-FGA and 3-3 in 3 PT FG-FGA) totaling 9 pts.; also added 2 reb., 4 ast., 2 stl. in 23 min. at USF ... recorded 10 pts., a career-high 6 ast., and 1 reb. in 30 min. at SMC ... scored 6 pts., 1 ast. in 15 min. vs Gonzaga ... scored a career-high 19 pts. (7-for-12 in FG-FGA) with 2 ast., 2 reb., and 1 stl. in a career-best 29 min vs. BYU ... totaled 7 pts., 1 reb., 2 ast. in 25 min. vs. Pep ... came off the bench to score 7 pts. with 2 ast. and 2 reb. at LMU ... scored 7 pts., 2 reb., 2 asts., and a career-high 3 stl. in 23 min. vs. Portland.

 

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2011 graduate of Merrillville High School in Indiana … named third-team All-State as a senior … 2011 Northwest Indiana Most Valuable Player … two time Indiana Pacer Player of the Month … ranked 305 in nation by HoopScoop.comHoosier Basketball Magazine All-Star … Best of the Midwest All-Star … 4A Class All-Star … as a senior averaged 15 ppg, 6 apg and 2 spg … … lead team to DAC Conference championship in 2011…  as a junior averaged 12 ppg, 4 apg and 2 spg  … lead team to DAC Conference championship in 2010 … lead team to Sectional championship in 2010 … as a sophomore averaged 9 ppg, 3 apg and 1 spg … 10 career double-doubles … career high 20 points in a game and 16 assists.

PERSONAL: Mother is Kimberly Julkes, associate-director of the East Chicago Public Library, attended Ball State University … step-father Jeffrey Julkes, Sr. attended Prairie State and is a maintenance furnace planner … two older sisters: Brittany and Tiffany … god-brother of E’Twann Moore who is currently playing basketball for Purdue … member of Key Club, S.T.A.N.D., peer mediator and received an honors diploma … finished in top 10% of class academically … hobbies include playing video games and listening to music ... is studying in the Leavey School of Business.

Why I Chose Santa Clara
“I chose Santa Clara because of the connection I made with the coaching staff and the prestige of the academics that are offered. Also the experience Coach Keating has with coaching guards who have reached the next level.”

SEASON/CAREER HIGHS

Points  16 at Portland, Jan. 5, 2012

Field Goals  5 at Portland, Jan. 5, 2012

Field Goal Att.  11 vs. Pepperdine, Feb. 23, 2012

3-Pt Field Goals 4 vs. UC Merced, Nov. 11, 2011

3-Pt Field Goal Att. 5 vs. Pepperdine, Feb. 23, 2012

Free Throws  5 at Portland, Jan. 5, 2012

Free Throws Att.  6 at Portland, Jan. 5, 2012

Rebounds  5 vs. Portland, Feb. 2, 2012

Assists  6 at SMC, Feb. 9, 2012

Blocked Shots  1 vs. UC Merced, Nov. 11, 2011

Steals  3 vs. Portland, Feb. 29, 2012

Minutes  29 vs. BYU, Feb. 18, 2012