13 Josip Vrankic
13 Josip Vrankic
Height: 6-8
Weight: 205
Year: So
Hometown: Toronto, Canada
High School: Wasatch Academy (Utah)
Position: F
gp 31
pts/g 13.7
fg % 52.0
3pt % 30.9
ft % 72.9
reb/g 6.2
a/g 1.3

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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
Feb 14 Saint Mary's L, 66-55
Feb 16 Pacific W, 64-59
Feb 23 San Francisco W, 68-65
Feb 28 at Loyola Marymount L, 72-70
Mar 2 at Portland W, 78-62
Mar 8 vs. San Diego L, 62-45
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 31 16
Games started 31 16
Minutes 998 535
Minutes per game 32.2 33.4
FG 156-300 85-159
FG Pct 52.0 53.5
3PT 17-55 8-26
3PT Pct 30.9 30.8
FT 97-133 49-67
FT Pct 72.9 73.1
Off rebounds 54 23
Def rebounds 139 81
Total rebounds 193 104
Rebounds per game 6.2 6.5
Personal fouls 80 38
Disqualifications 2 1
Assists 40 24
Turnovers 67 40
Assist to turnover ratio 0.6 0.6
Steals 28 18
Blocks 28 4
Points 426 227
Points per game 13.7 14.2
Points per 40 min 17.1 17.0
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 L, 98-39 1 29 4-10 40.0 0-0 - 4-8 50.0 12
Jan 26 Loyola Marymount L, 69-61 1 39 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 3-3 100.0 7
Feb 2 Portland W, 69-63 1 37 5-13 38.5 0-3 0.0 0-3 0.0 10
Feb 7 at Pepperdine W, 79-71 1 34 11-17 64.7 0-1 0.0 4-4 100.0 26
Feb 9 at San Francisco L, 78-72 1 34 8-12 66.7 0-1 0.0 8-10 80.0 24
Feb 14 Saint Mary's L, 66-55 1 22 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Feb 16 Pacific W, 64-59 1 32 7-11 63.6 2-3 66.7 2-3 66.7 18
Feb 23 San Francisco W, 68-65 1 37 6-10 60.0 0-1 0.0 8-9 88.9 20
Feb 28 at Loyola Marymount L, 72-70 1 38 7-12 58.3 1-1 100.0 7-7 100.0 22
Mar 2 at Portland W, 78-62 1 37 7-10 70.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 15
Mar 8 vs. San Diego L, 62-45 1 29 2-9 22.2 0-2 0.0 2-6 33.3 6
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 L, 98-39 1 29 0 6 6 0 3 0.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 26 Loyola Marymount L, 69-61 1 39 1 5 6 5 1 5.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 2 Portland W, 69-63 1 37 2 7 9 3 2 1.5 2 1 2 -
Feb 7 at Pepperdine W, 79-71 1 34 4 5 9 3 2 1.5 1 0 2 -
Feb 9 at San Francisco L, 78-72 1 34 6 9 15 0 5 0.0 3 0 3 -
Feb 14 Saint Mary's L, 66-55 1 22 0 2 2 2 1 2.0 1 0 2 -
Feb 16 Pacific W, 64-59 1 32 1 2 3 0 2 0.0 1 0 3 -
Feb 23 San Francisco W, 68-65 1 37 2 7 9 2 0 - 2 1 2 -
Feb 28 at Loyola Marymount L, 72-70 1 38 1 1 2 1 6 0.2 2 1 4 -
Mar 2 at Portland W, 78-62 1 37 1 1 2 3 2 1.5 0 0 2 -
Mar 8 vs. San Diego L, 62-45 1 29 4 3 7 0 5 0.0 2 3 3 -
  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 31 31 32.2 5.0-9.7 52.0 0.5-1.8 30.9 3.1-4.3 72.9 13.7
Total 61 57 31.0 4.3-9.2 46.8 0.8-2.7 29.9 2.7-3.7 72.2 12.1
  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 31 31 998 156-300 52.0 17-55 30.9 97-133 72.9 426
Total 61 57 1894 262-560 46.8 49-164 29.9 164-227 72.2 737
  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 31 31 32.2 6.3-12.0 52.0 0.7-2.2 30.9 3.9-5.3 72.9 17.1
Total 61 57 31.0 5.5-11.8 46.8 1.0-3.5 29.9 3.5-4.8 72.2 15.6
  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 31 31 32.2 1.7 4.5 6.2 2.6 0.1 1.3 2.2 0.6 0.9 0.9
Total 61 57 31.0 1.5 3.9 5.3 2.9 0.1 1.5 2.2 0.7 1.0 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 31 31 998 54 139 193 80 2 40 67 0.6 28 28
Total 61 57 1894 89 237 326 177 6 89 134 0.7 59 52
  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 31 31 32.2 2.2 5.6 7.7 3.2 0.1 1.6 2.7 0.6 1.1 1.1
Total 61 57 31.0 1.9 5.0 6.9 3.7 0.1 1.9 2.8 0.7 1.2 1.1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 31 31 32.2 5.0-9.7 52.0 0.5-1.8 30.9 3.1-4.3 72.9 13.7
Conference 16 16 33.4 5.3-9.9 53.5 0.5-1.6 30.8 3.1-4.2 73.1 14.2
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 17 17 31.5 4.1-8.7 46.6 0.6-1.6 35.7 3.5-4.6 75.9 12.2
Away 11 11 34.0 6.5-10.9 59.2 0.5-1.7 26.3 3.0-4.1 73.3 16.4
Neutral 3 3 29.3 5.3-10.7 50.0 0.7-2.7 25.0 1.3-3.0 44.4 12.7
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Wins 16 16 34.6 6.2-10.9 57.1 0.7-1.9 36.7 3.3-4.3 76.8 16.5
Losses 15 15 29.7 3.7-8.3 44.8 0.4-1.7 24.0 2.9-4.3 68.8 10.8
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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 8 8 33.0 4.2-8.8 48.6 0.6-2.0 31.3 2.1-3.4 63.0 11.3
February 7 7 33.4 6.3-11.3 55.7 0.4-1.4 30.0 4.4-5.4 81.6 17.4
March 2 2 33.0 4.5-9.5 47.4 0.0-1.0 0.0 1.5-4.0 37.5 10.5
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 31 31 998 156-300 52.0 17-55 30.9 97-133 72.9 426
Conference 16 16 535 85-159 53.5 8-26 30.8 49-67 73.1 227
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 17 17 536 69-148 46.6 10-28 35.7 60-79 75.9 208
Away 11 11 374 71-120 59.2 5-19 26.3 33-45 73.3 180
Neutral 3 3 88 16-32 50.0 2-8 25.0 4-9 44.4 38
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Wins 16 16 553 100-175 57.1 11-30 36.7 53-69 76.8 264
Losses 15 15 445 56-125 44.8 6-25 24.0 44-64 68.8 162
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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 8 8 264 34-70 48.6 5-16 31.3 17-27 63.0 90
February 7 7 234 44-79 55.7 3-10 30.0 31-38 81.6 122
March 2 2 66 9-19 47.4 0-2 0.0 3-8 37.5 21
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 31 31 32.2 6.3-12.0 52.0 0.7-2.2 30.9 3.9-5.3 72.9 17.1
Conference 16 16 33.4 6.4-11.9 53.5 0.6-1.9 30.8 3.7-5.0 73.1 17.0
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 17 17 31.5 5.1-11.0 46.6 0.7-2.1 35.7 4.5-5.9 75.9 15.5
Away 11 11 34.0 7.6-12.8 59.2 0.5-2.0 26.3 3.5-4.8 73.3 19.3
Neutral 3 3 29.3 7.3-14.5 50.0 0.9-3.6 25.0 1.8-4.1 44.4 17.3
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Wins 16 16 34.6 7.2-12.7 57.1 0.8-2.2 36.7 3.8-5.0 76.8 19.1
Losses 15 15 29.7 5.0-11.2 44.8 0.5-2.2 24.0 4.0-5.8 68.8 14.6
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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 8 8 33.0 5.2-10.6 48.6 0.8-2.4 31.3 2.6-4.1 63.0 13.6
February 7 7 33.4 7.5-13.5 55.7 0.5-1.7 30.0 5.3-6.5 81.6 20.9
March 2 2 33.0 5.5-11.5 47.4 0.0-1.2 0.0 1.8-4.8 37.5 12.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 31 31 32.2 1.7 4.5 6.2 2.6 0.1 1.3 2.2 0.6 0.9 0.9
Conference 16 16 33.4 1.4 5.1 6.5 2.4 0.1 1.5 2.5 0.6 1.1 0.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 17 17 31.5 1.5 4.8 6.4 2.5 0.1 1.5 1.4 1.1 0.8 1.2
Away 11 11 34.0 1.9 4.8 6.7 2.5 - 1.3 3.3 0.4 1.0 0.5
Neutral 3 3 29.3 2.3 1.3 3.7 3.3 0.3 0.0 2.7 0.0 1.0 1.0
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Wins 16 16 34.6 1.8 5.3 7.1 2.3 0.1 1.8 1.6 1.1 0.9 1.0
Losses 15 15 29.7 1.7 3.7 5.3 2.9 0.1 0.8 2.8 0.3 0.9 0.8
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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 8 8 33.0 0.8 5.9 6.6 2.3 0.1 1.3 2.5 0.5 0.8 0.1
February 7 7 33.4 2.3 4.7 7.0 2.6 - 1.6 2.6 0.6 1.7 0.4
March 2 2 33.0 2.5 2.0 4.5 2.5 - 1.5 3.5 0.4 1.0 1.5
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 31 31 998 54 139 193 80 2 40 67 0.6 28 28
Conference 16 16 535 23 81 104 38 1 24 40 0.6 18 4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 17 17 536 26 82 108 42 1 26 23 1.1 14 20
Away 11 11 374 21 53 74 28 - 14 36 0.4 11 5
Neutral 3 3 88 7 4 11 10 1 0 8 0.0 3 3
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Wins 16 16 553 29 84 113 37 1 28 25 1.1 15 16
Losses 15 15 445 25 55 80 43 1 12 42 0.3 13 12
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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 8 8 264 6 47 53 18 1 10 20 0.5 6 1
February 7 7 234 16 33 49 18 - 11 18 0.6 12 3
March 2 2 66 5 4 9 5 - 3 7 0.4 2 3
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 31 31 32.2 2.2 5.6 7.7 3.2 0.1 1.6 2.7 0.6 1.1 1.1
Conference 16 16 33.4 1.7 6.1 7.8 2.8 0.1 1.8 3.0 0.6 1.3 0.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 17 17 31.5 1.9 6.1 8.1 3.1 0.1 1.9 1.7 1.1 1.0 1.5
Away 11 11 34.0 2.2 5.7 7.9 3.0 0.0 1.5 3.9 0.4 1.2 0.5
Neutral 3 3 29.3 3.2 1.8 5.0 4.5 0.5 0.0 3.6 0.0 1.4 1.4
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Wins 16 16 34.6 2.1 6.1 8.2 2.7 0.1 2.0 1.8 1.1 1.1 1.2
Losses 15 15 29.7 2.2 4.9 7.2 3.9 0.1 1.1 3.8 0.3 1.2 1.1
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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 8 8 33.0 0.9 7.1 8.0 2.7 0.2 1.5 3.0 0.5 0.9 0.2
February 7 7 33.4 2.7 5.6 8.4 3.1 0.0 1.9 3.1 0.6 2.1 0.5
March 2 2 33.0 3.0 2.4 5.5 3.0 0.0 1.8 4.2 0.4 1.2 1.8