13 Josip Vrankic
13 Josip Vrankic
Height: 6-8
Weight: 205
Year: So
Hometown: Toronto, Canada
High School: Wasatch Academy (Utah)
Position: F
gp 20
pts/g 13.2
fg % 51.9
3pt % 33.3
ft % 73.7
reb/g 6.2
a/g 1.1

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A second-year forward who has played in 30 career games with 26 starts … one of the top prep players in Canada and among the more productive freshmen in the West Coast Conference in 2017-18.

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
Jan 3 San Diego W, 68-56
Jan 5 at Gonzaga L, 91-48
Jan 10 Pepperdine W, 67-64
Jan 12 at BYU L, 80-74
Jan 17 at Saint Mary's L, 75-55
Jan 19 at Pacific W, 69-57
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 20 6
Games started 20 6
Minutes 630 196
Minutes per game 31.5 32.7
FG 97-187 28-55
FG Pct 51.9 50.9
3PT 14-42 5-15
3PT Pct 33.3 33.3
FT 56-76 10-16
FT Pct 73.7 62.5
Off rebounds 32 5
Def rebounds 91 36
Total rebounds 123 41
Rebounds per game 6.2 6.8
Personal fouls 55 16
Disqualifications 2 1
Assists 21 5
Turnovers 38 16
Assist to turnover ratio 0.6 0.3
Steals 14 6
Blocks 22 1
Points 264 71
Points per game 13.2 11.8
Points per 40 min 16.8 14.5
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 9 Prairie View L, 81-64 1 19 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 3
Nov 15 UC Irvine L, 61-49 1 18 0-5 0.0 0-1 0.0 4-5 80.0 4
Nov 18 vs. Washington L, 82-68 1 31 9-14 64.3 1-3 33.3 2-3 66.7 21
Nov 20 vs. Minnesota L, 80-66 1 28 5-9 55.6 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 11
Nov 24 at San José State W, 71-63 1 38 9-13 69.2 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 18
Nov 26 at California L, 78-66 1 35 4-9 44.4 0-1 0.0 4-5 80.0 12
Nov 29 Jackson St. W, 81-70 1 33 4-8 50.0 1-1 100.0 10-12 83.3 19
Dec 1 Northern Ariz. W, 81-74 1 38 4-8 50.0 1-1 100.0 8-8 100.0 17
Dec 7 Idaho St. L, 68-66 1 32 2-7 28.6 1-3 33.3 0-2 0.0 5
Dec 9 Sonoma State W, 82-54 1 32 7-13 53.8 0-2 0.0 5-6 83.3 19
Dec 13 Mississippi Val. W, 82-54 1 32 5-13 38.5 0-1 0.0 3-3 100.0 13
Dec 18 USC W, 102-92 1 40 7-12 58.3 0-2 0.0 8-10 80.0 22
Dec 21 Idaho W, 77-56 1 29 5-9 55.6 3-3 100.0 0-0 - 13
Dec 29 at Washington State W, 79-71 1 29 7-10 70.0 1-2 50.0 1-3 33.3 16
Jan 3 San Diego W, 68-56 1 28 1-7 14.3 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
Jan 5 at Gonzaga L, 91-48 1 30 5-8 62.5 0-2 0.0 1-2 50.0 11
Jan 10 Pepperdine W, 67-64 1 39 9-11 81.8 2-3 66.7 2-3 66.7 22
Jan 12 at BYU L, 80-74 1 34 5-12 41.7 2-4 50.0 4-7 57.1 16
Jan 17 at Saint Mary's L, 75-55 1 27 2-7 28.6 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 6
Jan 19 at Pacific W, 69-57 1 38 6-10 60.0 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 14
Jan 24 Gonzaga   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 Loyola Marymount   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 Portland   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 at Pepperdine   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 at San Francisco   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 Saint Mary's   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 Pacific   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 San Francisco   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 at Loyola Marymount   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at Portland   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 vs. West Coast Conference Tournament   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 vs. West Coast Conference Tournament   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. West Coast Conference Tournament   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 vs. West Coast Conference Tournament   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 vs. West Coast Conference Tournament   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 9 Prairie View L, 81-64 1 19 2 1 3 1 1 1.0 0 1 4 -
Nov 15 UC Irvine L, 61-49 1 18 1 1 2 0 0 - 0 2 3 -
Nov 18 vs. Washington L, 82-68 1 31 2 0 2 0 2 0.0 1 0 2 -
Nov 20 vs. Minnesota L, 80-66 1 28 1 1 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 5 1
Nov 24 at San José State W, 71-63 1 38 2 5 7 1 3 0.3 1 1 2 -
Nov 26 at California L, 78-66 1 35 3 4 7 0 6 0.0 1 2 3 -
Nov 29 Jackson St. W, 81-70 1 33 3 5 8 3 2 1.5 1 1 0 -
Dec 1 Northern Ariz. W, 81-74 1 38 5 9 14 1 1 1.0 1 3 1 -
Dec 7 Idaho St. L, 68-66 1 32 1 7 8 1 1 1.0 0 2 4 -
Dec 9 Sonoma State W, 82-54 1 32 3 4 7 2 0 - 1 3 3 -
Dec 13 Mississippi Val. W, 82-54 1 32 1 7 8 1 1 1.0 1 2 2 -
Dec 18 USC W, 102-92 1 40 2 4 6 0 2 0.0 0 1 4 -
Dec 21 Idaho W, 77-56 1 29 0 4 4 4 0 - 1 3 3 -
Dec 29 at Washington State W, 79-71 1 29 1 3 4 2 2 1.0 0 0 3 -
Jan 3 San Diego W, 68-56 1 28 0 2 2 1 3 0.3 2 0 5 1
Jan 5 at Gonzaga L, 91-48 1 30 0 4 4 0 3 0.0 1 1 3 -
Jan 10 Pepperdine W, 67-64 1 39 2 9 11 0 3 0.0 1 0 2 -
Jan 12 at BYU L, 80-74 1 34 2 8 10 1 4 0.3 0 0 4 -
Jan 17 at Saint Mary's L, 75-55 1 27 1 3 4 1 3 0.3 2 0 1 -
Jan 19 at Pacific W, 69-57 1 38 0 10 10 2 0 - 0 0 1 -
Jan 24 Gonzaga   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 Loyola Marymount   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 Portland   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 at Pepperdine   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 at San Francisco   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 Saint Mary's   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 Pacific   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 San Francisco   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 at Loyola Marymount   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at Portland   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 vs. West Coast Conference Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 vs. West Coast Conference Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. West Coast Conference Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 vs. West Coast Conference Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 vs. West Coast Conference Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  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 20 20 31.5 4.8-9.3 51.9 0.7-2.1 33.3 2.8-3.8 73.7 13.2
Total 50 46 30.5 4.1-8.9 45.4 0.9-3.0 30.5 2.5-3.4 72.4 11.5
  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 20 20 630 97-187 51.9 14-42 33.3 56-76 73.7 264
Total 50 46 1526 203-447 45.4 46-151 30.5 123-170 72.4 575
  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 20 20 31.5 6.2-11.9 51.9 0.9-2.7 33.3 3.6-4.8 73.7 16.8
Total 50 46 30.5 5.3-11.7 45.4 1.2-4.0 30.5 3.2-4.5 72.4 15.1
  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 20 20 31.5 1.6 4.5 6.2 2.8 0.1 1.1 1.9 0.6 0.7 1.1
Total 50 46 30.5 1.3 3.8 5.1 3.0 0.1 1.4 2.1 0.7 0.9 0.9
  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 20 20 630 32 91 123 55 2 21 38 0.6 14 22
Total 50 46 1526 67 189 256 152 6 70 105 0.7 45 46
  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 20 20 31.5 2.0 5.8 7.8 3.5 0.1 1.3 2.4 0.6 0.9 1.4
Total 50 46 30.5 1.8 5.0 6.7 4.0 0.2 1.8 2.8 0.7 1.2 1.2
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 20 20 31.5 4.8-9.3 51.9 0.7-2.1 33.3 2.8-3.8 73.7 13.2
Conference 6 6 32.7 4.7-9.2 50.9 0.8-2.5 33.3 1.7-2.7 62.5 11.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 11 11 30.9 4.1-8.6 47.4 0.7-1.8 40.0 3.7-4.6 80.4 12.6
Away 7 7 33.0 5.4-9.9 55.1 0.6-2.3 25.0 1.9-3.1 59.1 13.3
Neutral 2 2 29.5 7.0-11.5 60.9 1.0-3.0 33.3 1.0-1.5 66.7 16.0
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Wins 11 11 34.2 5.8-10.4 56.1 0.8-2.0 40.9 3.5-4.4 79.2 15.9
Losses 9 9 28.2 3.7-8.1 45.2 0.6-2.2 25.0 2.0-3.1 64.3 9.9
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November 7 7 28.9 4.6-8.6 53.3 0.4-1.9 23.1 3.0-4.0 75.0 12.6
December 7 7 33.1 5.3-10.3 51.4 0.9-2.0 42.9 3.6-4.6 78.1 15.0
January 6 6 32.7 4.7-9.2 50.9 0.8-2.5 33.3 1.7-2.7 62.5 11.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 20 20 630 97-187 51.9 14-42 33.3 56-76 73.7 264
Conference 6 6 196 28-55 50.9 5-15 33.3 10-16 62.5 71
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 11 11 340 45-95 47.4 8-20 40.0 41-51 80.4 139
Away 7 7 231 38-69 55.1 4-16 25.0 13-22 59.1 93
Neutral 2 2 59 14-23 60.9 2-6 33.3 2-3 66.7 32
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Wins 11 11 376 64-114 56.1 9-22 40.9 38-48 79.2 175
Losses 9 9 254 33-73 45.2 5-20 25.0 18-28 64.3 89
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November 7 7 202 32-60 53.3 3-13 23.1 21-28 75.0 88
December 7 7 232 37-72 51.4 6-14 42.9 25-32 78.1 105
January 6 6 196 28-55 50.9 5-15 33.3 10-16 62.5 71
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 20 20 31.5 6.2-11.9 51.9 0.9-2.7 33.3 3.6-4.8 73.7 16.8
Conference 6 6 32.7 5.7-11.2 50.9 1.0-3.1 33.3 2.0-3.3 62.5 14.5
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 11 11 30.9 5.3-11.2 47.4 0.9-2.4 40.0 4.8-6.0 80.4 16.4
Away 7 7 33.0 6.6-11.9 55.1 0.7-2.8 25.0 2.3-3.8 59.1 16.1
Neutral 2 2 29.5 9.5-15.6 60.9 1.4-4.1 33.3 1.4-2.0 66.7 21.7
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Wins 11 11 34.2 6.8-12.1 56.1 1.0-2.3 40.9 4.0-5.1 79.2 18.6
Losses 9 9 28.2 5.2-11.5 45.2 0.8-3.1 25.0 2.8-4.4 64.3 14.0
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November 7 7 28.9 6.3-11.9 53.3 0.6-2.6 23.1 4.2-5.5 75.0 17.4
December 7 7 33.1 6.4-12.4 51.4 1.0-2.4 42.9 4.3-5.5 78.1 18.1
January 6 6 32.7 5.7-11.2 50.9 1.0-3.1 33.3 2.0-3.3 62.5 14.5
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 20 20 31.5 1.6 4.5 6.2 2.8 0.1 1.1 1.9 0.6 0.7 1.1
Conference 6 6 32.7 0.8 6.0 6.8 2.7 0.2 0.8 2.7 0.3 1.0 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 11 30.9 1.8 4.8 6.6 2.8 0.1 1.3 1.3 1.0 0.7 1.6
Away 7 7 33.0 1.3 5.3 6.6 2.4 - 1.0 3.0 0.3 0.7 0.6
Neutral 2 2 29.5 1.5 0.5 2.0 3.5 0.5 0.0 1.5 0.0 0.5 0.0
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Wins 11 11 34.2 1.7 5.6 7.4 2.4 0.1 1.5 1.5 1.0 0.8 1.3
Losses 9 9 28.2 1.4 3.2 4.7 3.2 0.1 0.4 2.3 0.2 0.6 0.9
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November 7 7 28.9 2.0 2.4 4.4 2.7 0.1 0.7 2.1 0.3 0.6 1.0
December 7 7 33.1 1.9 5.4 7.3 2.9 - 1.6 1.0 1.6 0.6 2.0
January 6 6 32.7 0.8 6.0 6.8 2.7 0.2 0.8 2.7 0.3 1.0 0.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 20 20 630 32 91 123 55 2 21 38 0.6 14 22
Conference 6 6 196 5 36 41 16 1 5 16 0.3 6 1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 11 340 20 53 73 31 1 14 14 1.0 8 18
Away 7 7 231 9 37 46 17 - 7 21 0.3 5 4
Neutral 2 2 59 3 1 4 7 1 0 3 0.0 1 0
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Wins 11 11 376 19 62 81 26 1 17 17 1.0 9 14
Losses 9 9 254 13 29 42 29 1 4 21 0.2 5 8
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November 7 7 202 14 17 31 19 1 5 15 0.3 4 7
December 7 7 232 13 38 51 20 - 11 7 1.6 4 14
January 6 6 196 5 36 41 16 1 5 16 0.3 6 1
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 20 20 31.5 2.0 5.8 7.8 3.5 0.1 1.3 2.4 0.6 0.9 1.4
Conference 6 6 32.7 1.0 7.3 8.4 3.3 0.2 1.0 3.3 0.3 1.2 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 11 30.9 2.4 6.2 8.6 3.6 0.1 1.6 1.6 1.0 0.9 2.1
Away 7 7 33.0 1.6 6.4 8.0 2.9 0.0 1.2 3.6 0.3 0.9 0.7
Neutral 2 2 29.5 2.0 0.7 2.7 4.7 0.7 0.0 2.0 0.0 0.7 0.0
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Wins 11 11 34.2 2.0 6.6 8.6 2.8 0.1 1.8 1.8 1.0 1.0 1.5
Losses 9 9 28.2 2.0 4.6 6.6 4.6 0.2 0.6 3.3 0.2 0.8 1.3
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November 7 7 28.9 2.8 3.4 6.1 3.8 0.2 1.0 3.0 0.3 0.8 1.4
December 7 7 33.1 2.2 6.6 8.8 3.4 0.0 1.9 1.2 1.6 0.7 2.4
January 6 6 32.7 1.0 7.3 8.4 3.3 0.2 1.0 3.3 0.3 1.2 0.2