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#31 Matt Korcheck
Position: Forward
Height: 6'10"
Weight: 235
Year: Senior
Hometown: Tucson, Ariz.
Other College: Cochise College

Senior Season (2014-15)
Played in 21 games, making one start … Averaged 1.2 points and 0.8 rebounds in 3.7 minutes per game … Shot 71.4 percent (10-of-14) from the floor and made all six of his free throw attempts on the season … Led UA in blocks four times on the year … Scored a career-high four points in the home win over Gardner-Webb and matched it three more times during the season. 

Redshirt Junior Season (2013-14)
Played in 22 games, averaging 1.1 points and 1.4 rebounds in 4.6 minutes per game … Led UA in blocks on two occasions … Part of Arizona’s first sub group in one game … Had two points and two boards in the win over Gonzaga in the third round of the NCAA Tournament … Grabbed a rebound in the win over Weber State in the second round of the NCAA Tournament … Had a career-high four rebounds in the win over Utah in the Pac-12 Tournament quarters … Finished with two points and two boards in the home win over Stanford as UA clinched the Pac-12 regular-season title … Had two points, a rebound and a block in the home win over California … Put up two points and two boards in the win at Colorado … Chipped in two points and a block in the win at Utah … Posted two points and two rebounds in the home win over Oregon State … Tallied two points, a rebound and a steal in the home win over Arizona State … Had a pair of rebounds and a block in the home win over Washington State … Scored two points and grabbed a rebound in the home win over Northern Arizona … Had a point and three rebounds in the home win over Southern … Recorded two points, a rebound and an assist in the home win over New Mexico State … Had three points and three rebounds in the NIT Season Tip-Off win over Fairleigh Dickinson … Made his UA debut in the home win over Long Beach State, finishing with two points, two rebounds and an assist.

Junior Season (2012-13)
Redshirted his first season in the UA program. 

Prior to Arizona
Attended Cochise Junior College in Douglas, Ariz. … Averaged 14.7 points, 6.5 rebounds and 1.6 blocks per game in 2011-12, leading the Apaches to a 25-6 record and the ACCAC championship … Shot 57.8 percent (182-315) from the field en route to second-team all-conference and all-region honors … Averaged 8.3 points and 6.0 rebounds per game in 32 appearances as a freshman, shooting 63.9 percent (117-183) from the floor.

High School
Averaged 16.2 points, 9.0 rebounds and 3.4 blocks per game as a senior, earning first-team All-4A-I Sonoran Region honors, second-team All-Southern Arizona accolades and a spot on the tusconcitizen.com 2010 boys’ basketball high school all-star team.