13 Josip Vrankic
13 Josip Vrankic
Height: 6-8
Weight: 205
Year: Fr
Hometown: Toronto, Canada
High School: Wasatch Academy (Utah)
Position: F
gp 30
pts/g 10.4
fg % 40.8
3pt % 29.4
ft % 71.3
reb/g 4.4
a/g 1.6

VIDEO: Meet Josip Vrankic

AUDIO: Vrankic Halftime Interview vs. USC (Dec. 14, 2017)

A one-year forward who has played in 30 career games with 26 starts … one of the top prep players in Canada.

AS A FRESHMAN (2017-18): Played in 30 games, including starts in 26 of his last 27 ... third on the team in both scoring (10.4 ppg) and rebounding (4.6 pg) ... ranked 11th in the WCC in blocked shots (0.8 pg) and 12th in steals (1.0 pg) … sixth among WCC freshmen in scoring … averaged 29.9 minutes per game, fourth on the team … scored in double figures 15 times, including 10 points, five rebounds and two blocks in the season opener vs. LaVerne (Nov. 10) … tallied a career-best four steals vs. Northern Arizona (Nov. 30) ... suffered a concussion vs. Valparaiso (Dec. 18) and missed the San Jose State (Dec. 21) contest ... scored in double figures 14 times, including a career-high 20 points vs BYU (Jan. 13) ... recorded two double-doubles on the season: 12 points and a career-high 14 rebounds against Portland State (Dec. 9), and 13 points and 10 rebounds at San Diego (Jan. 25) … played a career-high 40 minutes against the Toreros ... posted a career-high four blocked shots vs. San Diego (Feb. 10) ... had 19 points, including a career-high four 3-pointers, at Portland (Feb. 15).

HIGH SCHOOL: Played for Wasatch Academy in Mt. Pleasant, Utah, under coach Curtis Condie selected for the Canadian under-19 national team in the summer of 2017 … averaged 20 points and 10 rebounds during his senior season leading his team to a 23-5 record … named Utah High School Athlete of the Year … helped Wasatch Academy boast a 29-4 record in 2015-16 while averaging 13.3 points and 5.7 rebounds per game … participated in the 2016 U18 FIBA Americas Tournament where he helped the Canadians advance to the gold medal game … played on the Canada Elite AAU team under coach Shane James … captained the Wasatch Academy state championship volleyball team.

PERSONAL: Originally from Etobicoke, Ontario, Canada … parents are Vlatko Vrankic and Miranda Bicanic, both born and raised in Croatia … father played basketball professionally in Europe … mother is a social worker … fluent in Croatian.

Recent Games
Feb 10 San Diego W, 70-64
Feb 15 at Portland W, 81-72
Feb 17 at Pacific W, 72-68
Feb 22 Loyola Marymount L, 65-64
Feb 24 at Saint Mary's L, 67-40
Mar 2 vs. Pepperdine L, 85-69
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 30 18
Games started 26 17
Minutes 896 572
Minutes per game 29.9 31.8
FG 106-260 63-164
FG Pct 40.8 38.4
3PT 32-109 18-72
3PT Pct 29.4 25.0
FT 67-94 33-49
FT Pct 71.3 67.3
Off rebounds 35 17
Def rebounds 98 56
Total rebounds 133 73
Rebounds per game 4.4 4.1
Personal fouls 97 52
Disqualifications 4 2
Assists 49 26
Turnovers 67 44
Assist to turnover ratio 0.7 0.6
Steals 31 18
Blocks 24 18
Points 311 177
Points per game 10.4 9.8
Points per 40 min 13.9 12.4
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 3 St. Vincent W, 103-61 - 20 3-6 50.0 0-1 0.0 3-3 100.0 9
Nov 10 La Verne W, 120-70 - 18 2-3 66.7 0-1 0.0 6-6 100.0 10
Nov 15 Nevada L, 93-63 - 17 3-8 37.5 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 9
Nov 18 Cal Poly L, 63-59 - 18 3-6 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 7
Nov 22 vs. Idaho L, 69-59 1 23 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 7
Nov 23 at Alas. Anchorage L, 78-73 1 37 6-10 60.0 0-2 0.0 4-5 80.0 16
Nov 25 vs. Sam Houston St. L, 73-59 1 33 5-9 55.6 2-3 66.7 4-4 100.0 16
Nov 30 Northern Ariz. W, 89-57 1 30 4-10 40.0 2-4 50.0 3-5 60.0 13
Dec 2 Ark.-Pine Bluff W, 72-57 1 28 3-7 42.9 0-2 0.0 4-5 80.0 10
Dec 9 Portland State L, 87-84 1 37 5-11 45.5 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 12
Dec 14 at USC L, 82-59 1 29 4-10 40.0 3-7 42.9 4-5 80.0 15
Dec 18 Valparaiso L, 76-68 1 23 3-8 37.5 1-4 25.0 2-5 40.0 9
Dec 21 San José State L, 75-63 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 28 Pepperdine W, 72-65 1 27 2-11 18.2 2-5 40.0 2-2 100.0 8
Dec 30 at Gonzaga L, 101-52 1 29 2-9 22.2 1-5 20.0 2-3 66.7 7
Jan 4 at Loyola Marymount W, 65-49 1 37 6-10 60.0 1-5 20.0 0-2 0.0 13
Jan 6 Portland W, 70-68 1 35 7-18 38.9 2-8 25.0 3-4 75.0 19
Jan 11 Saint Mary's L, 81-57 1 30 3-6 50.0 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 8
Jan 13 BYU L, 84-50 1 34 8-16 50.0 3-7 42.9 1-2 50.0 20
Jan 18 at San Francisco W, 65-62 1 32 3-9 33.3 1-6 16.7 2-5 40.0 9
Jan 20 Gonzaga L, 75-60 1 37 2-7 28.6 0-2 0.0 5-7 71.4 9
Jan 25 at San Diego L, 66-58 1 40 5-11 45.5 0-2 0.0 3-5 60.0 13
Jan 27 at Pepperdine W, 73-59 1 28 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 1 Pacific L, 63-45 1 30 1-8 12.5 0-5 0.0 1-2 50.0 3
Feb 3 San Francisco L, 70-59 1 27 3-7 42.9 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 8
Feb 8 at BYU L, 80-58 1 31 5-9 55.6 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 11
Feb 10 San Diego W, 70-64 1 36 3-9 33.3 2-4 50.0 2-3 66.7 10
Feb 15 at Portland W, 81-72 1 33 7-12 58.3 4-7 57.1 1-1 100.0 19
Feb 17 at Pacific W, 72-68 1 28 2-4 50.0 1-1 100.0 4-5 80.0 9
Feb 22 Loyola Marymount L, 65-64 - 26 1-6 16.7 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 24 at Saint Mary's L, 67-40 1 32 2-10 20.0 0-5 0.0 3-4 75.0 7
Mar 2 vs. Pepperdine L, 85-69 1 31 3-9 33.3 2-5 40.0 2-3 66.7 10
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 3 St. Vincent W, 103-61 - 20 2 5 7 3 0 - 4 1 3 -
Nov 10 La Verne W, 120-70 - 18 0 5 5 2 1 2.0 0 2 4 -
Nov 15 Nevada L, 93-63 - 17 2 1 3 1 0 - 0 0 5 1
Nov 18 Cal Poly L, 63-59 - 18 1 2 3 1 0 - 1 1 4 -
Nov 22 vs. Idaho L, 69-59 1 23 2 6 8 0 1 0.0 0 0 5 1
Nov 23 at Alas. Anchorage L, 78-73 1 37 0 4 4 4 4 1.0 1 2 3 -
Nov 25 vs. Sam Houston St. L, 73-59 1 33 0 1 1 2 1 2.0 0 0 2 -
Nov 30 Northern Ariz. W, 89-57 1 30 2 3 5 2 3 0.7 4 1 3 -
Dec 2 Ark.-Pine Bluff W, 72-57 1 28 3 3 6 4 2 2.0 3 0 4 -
Dec 9 Portland State L, 87-84 1 37 4 10 14 2 2 1.0 0 0 3 -
Dec 14 at USC L, 82-59 1 29 3 5 8 2 1 2.0 1 0 4 -
Dec 18 Valparaiso L, 76-68 1 23 1 1 2 2 4 0.5 2 0 4 -
Dec 21 San José State L, 75-63 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 28 Pepperdine W, 72-65 1 27 0 5 5 3 1 3.0 1 2 3 -
Dec 30 at Gonzaga L, 101-52 1 29 1 2 3 0 3 0.0 1 0 3 -
Jan 4 at Loyola Marymount W, 65-49 1 37 2 2 4 0 4 0.0 1 1 3 -
Jan 6 Portland W, 70-68 1 35 1 4 5 4 3 1.3 1 2 2 -
Jan 11 Saint Mary's L, 81-57 1 30 1 1 2 0 5 0.0 1 0 2 -
Jan 13 BYU L, 84-50 1 34 1 6 7 2 3 0.7 1 1 3 -
Jan 18 at San Francisco W, 65-62 1 32 0 1 1 1 3 0.3 1 1 3 -
Jan 20 Gonzaga L, 75-60 1 37 2 3 5 0 1 0.0 0 3 4 -
Jan 25 at San Diego L, 66-58 1 40 2 8 10 2 1 2.0 0 0 4 -
Jan 27 at Pepperdine W, 73-59 1 28 0 6 6 5 0 - 1 1 4 -
Feb 1 Pacific L, 63-45 1 30 1 5 6 1 3 0.3 0 0 2 -
Feb 3 San Francisco L, 70-59 1 27 1 1 2 0 2 0.0 3 2 0 -
Feb 8 at BYU L, 80-58 1 31 2 2 4 2 3 0.7 2 1 1 -
Feb 10 San Diego W, 70-64 1 36 1 5 6 0 1 0.0 2 4 3 -
Feb 15 at Portland W, 81-72 1 33 1 1 2 4 4 1.0 0 0 5 1
Feb 17 at Pacific W, 72-68 1 28 0 1 1 1 1 1.0 0 0 5 1
Feb 22 Loyola Marymount L, 65-64 - 26 1 0 1 1 3 0.3 1 0 3 -
Feb 24 at Saint Mary's L, 67-40 1 32 0 3 3 0 3 0.0 2 0 2 -
Mar 2 vs. Pepperdine L, 85-69 1 31 0 1 1 1 4 0.3 1 0 4 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2017-18 30 26 29.9 3.5-8.7 40.8 1.1-3.6 29.4 2.2-3.1 71.3 10.4
2018-19 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Total 30 26 29.9 3.5-8.7 40.8 1.1-3.6 29.4 2.2-3.1 71.3 10.4
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2017-18 30 26 896 106-260 40.8 32-109 29.4 67-94 71.3 311
2018-19 - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Total 30 26 896 106-260 40.8 32-109 29.4 67-94 71.3 311
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2017-18 30 26 29.9 4.7-11.6 40.8 1.4-4.9 29.4 3.0-4.2 71.3 13.9
2018-19 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Total 30 26 29.9 4.7-11.6 40.8 1.4-4.9 29.4 3.0-4.2 71.3 13.9
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2017-18 30 26 29.9 1.2 3.3 4.4 3.2 0.1 1.6 2.2 0.7 1.0 0.8
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 30 26 29.9 1.2 3.3 4.4 3.2 0.1 1.6 2.2 0.7 1.0 0.8
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2017-18 30 26 896 35 98 133 97 4 49 67 0.7 31 24
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 30 26 896 35 98 133 97 4 49 67 0.7 31 24
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2017-18 30 26 29.9 1.6 4.4 5.9 4.3 0.2 2.2 3.0 0.7 1.4 1.1
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 30 26 29.9 1.6 4.4 5.9 4.3 0.2 2.2 3.0 0.7 1.4 1.1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 30 26 29.9 3.5-8.7 40.8 1.1-3.6 29.4 2.2-3.1 71.3 10.4
Conference 18 17 31.8 3.5-9.1 38.4 1.0-4.0 25.0 1.8-2.7 67.3 9.8
Exhibition 1 - 20.0 3.0-6.0 50.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 3.0-3.0 100.0 9.0
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Home 16 12 28.3 3.3-8.8 37.6 1.0-3.5 28.6 2.2-3.0 72.9 9.8
Away 11 11 32.4 3.9-8.7 44.8 1.1-4.0 27.3 2.1-3.2 65.7 11.0
Neutral 3 3 29.0 3.3-7.7 43.5 1.3-3.0 44.4 3.0-3.7 81.8 11.0
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Wins 11 10 30.2 3.6-8.6 42.1 1.4-3.9 34.9 2.5-3.5 71.1 11.1
Losses 19 16 29.7 3.5-8.7 40.0 0.9-3.5 25.8 2.1-2.9 71.4 9.9
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November 7 4 25.1 3.6-7.3 49.0 1.1-2.4 47.1 2.9-3.6 80.0 11.1
December 6 6 28.8 3.2-9.3 33.9 1.2-4.2 28.0 2.7-3.7 72.7 10.2
January 8 8 34.1 4.4-9.9 44.3 0.9-4.0 21.9 2.0-3.4 59.3 11.6
February 8 7 30.4 3.0-8.1 36.9 1.0-3.8 26.7 1.6-2.1 76.5 8.6
March 1 1 31.0 3.0-9.0 33.3 2.0-5.0 40.0 2.0-3.0 66.7 10.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 30 26 896 106-260 40.8 32-109 29.4 67-94 71.3 311
Conference 18 17 572 63-164 38.4 18-72 25.0 33-49 67.3 177
Exhibition 1 - 20 3-6 50.0 0-1 0.0 3-3 100.0 9
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Home 16 12 453 53-141 37.6 16-56 28.6 35-48 72.9 157
Away 11 11 356 43-96 44.8 12-44 27.3 23-35 65.7 121
Neutral 3 3 87 10-23 43.5 4-9 44.4 9-11 81.8 33
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Wins 11 10 332 40-95 42.1 15-43 34.9 27-38 71.1 122
Losses 19 16 564 66-165 40.0 17-66 25.8 40-56 71.4 189
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November 7 4 176 25-51 49.0 8-17 47.1 20-25 80.0 78
December 6 6 173 19-56 33.9 7-25 28.0 16-22 72.7 61
January 8 8 273 35-79 44.3 7-32 21.9 16-27 59.3 93
February 8 7 243 24-65 36.9 8-30 26.7 13-17 76.5 69
March 1 1 31 3-9 33.3 2-5 40.0 2-3 66.7 10
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 30 26 29.9 4.7-11.6 40.8 1.4-4.9 29.4 3.0-4.2 71.3 13.9
Conference 18 17 31.8 4.4-11.5 38.4 1.3-5.0 25.0 2.3-3.4 67.3 12.4
Exhibition 1 - 20.0 6.0-12.0 50.0 0.0-2.0 0.0 6.0-6.0 100.0 18.0
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Home 16 12 28.3 4.7-12.5 37.6 1.4-4.9 28.6 3.1-4.2 72.9 13.9
Away 11 11 32.4 4.8-10.8 44.8 1.3-4.9 27.3 2.6-3.9 65.7 13.6
Neutral 3 3 29.0 4.6-10.6 43.5 1.8-4.1 44.4 4.1-5.1 81.8 15.2
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Wins 11 10 30.2 4.8-11.4 42.1 1.8-5.2 34.9 3.3-4.6 71.1 14.7
Losses 19 16 29.7 4.7-11.7 40.0 1.2-4.7 25.8 2.8-4.0 71.4 13.4
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November 7 4 25.1 5.7-11.6 49.0 1.8-3.9 47.1 4.5-5.7 80.0 17.7
December 6 6 28.8 4.4-12.9 33.9 1.6-5.8 28.0 3.7-5.1 72.7 14.1
January 8 8 34.1 5.1-11.6 44.3 1.0-4.7 21.9 2.3-4.0 59.3 13.6
February 8 7 30.4 4.0-10.7 36.9 1.3-4.9 26.7 2.1-2.8 76.5 11.4
March 1 1 31.0 3.9-11.6 33.3 2.6-6.5 40.0 2.6-3.9 66.7 12.9
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 30 26 29.9 1.2 3.3 4.4 3.2 0.1 1.6 2.2 0.7 1.0 0.8
Conference 18 17 31.8 0.9 3.1 4.1 2.9 0.1 1.4 2.4 0.6 1.0 1.0
Exhibition 1 - 20.0 2.0 5.0 7.0 3.0 - 3.0 0.0 - 4.0 1.0
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Home 16 12 28.3 1.4 3.4 4.8 3.1 0.1 1.6 2.1 0.7 1.3 1.1
Away 11 11 32.4 1.0 3.2 4.2 3.4 0.2 1.9 2.5 0.8 0.9 0.5
Neutral 3 3 29.0 0.7 2.7 3.3 3.7 0.3 1.0 2.0 0.5 0.3 0.0
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Wins 11 10 30.2 0.9 3.3 4.2 3.5 0.2 2.4 2.1 1.1 1.3 1.3
Losses 19 16 29.7 1.3 3.3 4.6 3.1 0.1 1.2 2.3 0.5 0.9 0.5
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November 7 4 25.1 1.0 3.1 4.1 3.7 0.3 1.7 1.4 1.2 0.9 0.9
December 6 6 28.8 2.0 4.3 6.3 3.5 - 2.2 2.2 1.0 1.3 0.3
January 8 8 34.1 1.1 3.9 5.0 3.1 - 1.8 2.5 0.7 0.8 1.1
February 8 7 30.4 0.9 2.3 3.1 2.6 0.3 1.1 2.5 0.5 1.3 0.9
March 1 1 31.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 4.0 - 1.0 4.0 0.3 1.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 30 26 896 35 98 133 97 4 49 67 0.7 31 24
Conference 18 17 572 17 56 73 52 2 26 44 0.6 18 18
Exhibition 1 - 20 2 5 7 3 - 3 0 - 4 1
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Home 16 12 453 22 55 77 49 1 25 34 0.7 20 18
Away 11 11 356 11 35 46 37 2 21 27 0.8 10 6
Neutral 3 3 87 2 8 10 11 1 3 6 0.5 1 0
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Wins 11 10 332 10 36 46 39 2 26 23 1.1 14 14
Losses 19 16 564 25 62 87 58 2 23 44 0.5 17 10
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November 7 4 176 7 22 29 26 2 12 10 1.2 6 6
December 6 6 173 12 26 38 21 - 13 13 1.0 8 2
January 8 8 273 9 31 40 25 - 14 20 0.7 6 9
February 8 7 243 7 18 25 21 2 9 20 0.5 10 7
March 1 1 31 0 1 1 4 - 1 4 0.3 1 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 30 26 29.9 1.6 4.4 5.9 4.3 0.2 2.2 3.0 0.7 1.4 1.1
Conference 18 17 31.8 1.2 3.9 5.1 3.6 0.1 1.8 3.1 0.6 1.3 1.3
Exhibition 1 - 20.0 4.0 10.0 14.0 6.0 0.0 6.0 0.0 - 8.0 2.0
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Home 16 12 28.3 1.9 4.9 6.8 4.3 0.1 2.2 3.0 0.7 1.8 1.6
Away 11 11 32.4 1.2 3.9 5.2 4.2 0.2 2.4 3.0 0.8 1.1 0.7
Neutral 3 3 29.0 0.9 3.7 4.6 5.1 0.5 1.4 2.8 0.5 0.5 0.0
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Wins 11 10 30.2 1.2 4.3 5.5 4.7 0.2 3.1 2.8 1.1 1.7 1.7
Losses 19 16 29.7 1.8 4.4 6.2 4.1 0.1 1.6 3.1 0.5 1.2 0.7
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November 7 4 25.1 1.6 5.0 6.6 5.9 0.5 2.7 2.3 1.2 1.4 1.4
December 6 6 28.8 2.8 6.0 8.8 4.9 0.0 3.0 3.0 1.0 1.8 0.5
January 8 8 34.1 1.3 4.5 5.9 3.7 0.0 2.1 2.9 0.7 0.9 1.3
February 8 7 30.4 1.2 3.0 4.1 3.5 0.3 1.5 3.3 0.5 1.6 1.2
March 1 1 31.0 0.0 1.3 1.3 5.2 0.0 1.3 5.2 0.3 1.3 0.0