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Salim Stoudamire Biography
By: Arizona Athletics
Release: September 07, 2004
Photo Courtesy: Arizona Athletics
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General: One of the nation’s finest outside shooters with the quickness to beat defenders off the dribble ... A very subdued left-hander who doesn’t get rattled in pressure situations ... Should develop into a team leader in 2003-04 ... A strong decision maker who has spent time at point guard as well ... Already ranks second on the UA career three-point field goal percentage chart (.436) and ninth in three-point field goals made (222) ... Often scores points in bunches and has the ability to take games over ... Comes from a long line of Portland-area basketball standouts.

2003-04 (Junior): Honorable mention all-Pac-10 pick ... Included on both the John R. Wooden and Naismith preseason player of the year award lists ... Ranked 30th nationally with a 41.5 three-point FG percentage ... Shooting 47.7 percent (52-of-109) from the floor in his last nine games, while averaging 19.4 points, but averaged just 9.3 points and shot 26.7 percent (8-of-30) in three postseason appearances ... Named Pac-10 Player of the Week after averaging 28.0 points (.643 FG%; .667 3-pt. FG%), 2.5 rebounds and 4.0 assists in wins over USC and UCLA ... Averaged 8.5 points and 3.5 rebounds while shooting .250 (6-of-24) from the field in the Pac-10 Tournament ... Collected 11 points and four assists in a season-best 39 minutes vs. Seton Hall on 3/18 in the NCAA Tournament ... Tallied nine points and five assists on 3/12 vs. Washington ... Shot just 3-of-15 from the floor in Pac-10 Tournament quarterfinal win over USC on 3/11, but grabbed five boards and passed out an assist ... Posted 21 points, three rebounds and two assists on 3/7 vs. Arizona State ... Returned from a one-game suspension on 2/28 vs. Washington State and tallied 21 points, four assists and two steals ... Suspended for the Washington game on 2/26 for failure to meet team responsibilities ... Saw limited action due to foul trouble and tallied just 12 points on 2/21 at Oregon State ... For the second straight game, set a new career high with 37 points (6-of-8 3-pt. FGs) and equaling a season-high with two steals on 2/19 at Oregon ... Scored a career-high 34 points (13-of-17 FG), including burying 7-of-9 treys, to go with four assists on 2/14 vs. UCLA ... Hit 9-of-10 FTs en route to 22 points and four assists on 2/12 vs. USC ... Scored a game-high 24 points (9-of-14 FGs) to go with two steals on 2/7 at Stanford ... Passed out four assists and grabbed four boards in a season-high 39 minutes on 2/5 at California ... Posted 11 points, two points and four assists on 1/31 at Washington State, including the game-clinching free throws with 14 seconds remaining ... Collected 16 points and four assists on 1/29 at Washington ... Tallied four points, four rebounds and an assist on 1/25 vs. Oregon ... Hit 7-of-9 FGs (5-of-6 treys) and finished with 20 points, four assists and two steals on 1/22 vs. Oregon State ... Equaled a career high with seven treys en route to 25 points and four assists on 1/17 at UCLA ... Collected 14 points, two boards and a steal on 1/15 at USC ... Became the 37th player in school history to score 1,000 career points on Jan. 10 vs. Stanford ... Scored all 18 of his points in the first half (6-of-7 FG, 4-of-5 3-pt. FG) on 1/8 vs. California ... Shined on 1/3 at Arizona State with 26 points (10-of-14 FG), including 6-of-9 from three-point range to go with three assists and two steals ... Held scoreless for the second time in his career (March 6, 2003 vs. Oregon State), but passed out three assists and his defense was key in the final 4:00 vs. Louisiana-Lafayette on 12/30 ... Tied for the team lead with 17 points on 12/28 vs. Liberty, connecting on 5-of-6 FGs ... Scored nine points and added a block on 12/22 vs. San Diego State ... Grabbed a career-high seven rebounds to go with 16 points and three assists on 12/17 vs. Saint Mary’s ... Connected on a efficient 8-of-11 FGs to go with a career-best seven treys (9 att.) en route to a season-high 27 points vs. Marquette on 12/13 ... Scored all of his 17 points in the second half (4-of-7 FG, 3-of-4 3-pt.) to go with four boards on 12/9 vs. Texas ... Hit the game-deciding free throws with 11 seconds to go on 12/6 at Saint Louis to go with a season-high 19 points (15 in second half), five boards and four assists ... Tallied 11 points (1-of-8 3-pt. FG) vs. Florida on 11/28 ... Struggled from the floor on 11/24 vs. Northern Arizona (2-of-12), but set new career highs with seven assists and five rebounds.

2002-03 (Sophomore): An honorable mention all-Pac-10 pick ... Sat out much of the preseason due to a left high ankle sprain ... Averaged 12.0 points per game in four NCAA Tournament games ... Led UA with 71 treys ... Ranked third in the Pac-10 with a 44.4 three-point FG percentage ... Shot 50.8 percent from the floor (94-of-185) in his last 20 games ... Fourth in the Pac-10 with an .864 FT percentage (70-of-81) ... Named Pac-10 Player of the Week on March 3 after averaging 19.0 points and shooting 58.3 percent from the floor in Bay Area sweep ... Named Arizona best defensive player in a vote of his teammates ... Hit just 1-of-4 attempts vs. Kansas in the West Regional final on 3/29 ... Tallied 11 points on 4-of-6 shooting and two assists in 19 minutes vs. Notre Dame in the West Regional semifinal on 3/27 ... Scored 15 points, including the game’s decisive points with 1:59 to go in the second OT, to go with a career-best four rebounds on 3/22 vs. Gonzaga ... Poured in 16 of his game high 18 points in the first half against Vermont on 3/20 ... Scored 17 points (7-of-7 FTs) to go with two boards and a steal on 3/13 vs. UCLA ... Rebounded nicely with a 19-point, season-high four-assist effort on 3/8 vs. Oregon ... Missed all four shots, but played just 12 first half minutes on 3/6 vs. Oregon State ... Scored 12 of his 18 points in the second half of the Pac-10 title clinching win at Stanford on 3/1 to go with three rebounds ... Hit 7-of-9 FGs, including 6-of-8 treys, to finish with 20 points on 2/27 at California ... Equaled a career best with four assists to go with 11 points on 2/22 at Arizona State ... Scored all 10 of his points in the decisive 32-4 second half run vs. USC on 2/15 ... Scored 14 points and added three assists on 2/13 vs. UCLA ... Totaled 13 points and added two assists at Washington State on 2/8 ... Poured in 25 points on 9-of-13 shooting in a career-best 43 minutes at Washington on 2/6 ... Tallied 15 points (3-of-6 treys) and three assists on 2/1 vs. California ... Hit just 1-of-5 FGs on 1/30 vs. Stanford ... Exploded for a career-high 32 points (12-of-18 FG) on 1/25 at Kansas, including 20 in the second half on 4-of-5 shooting from three-point range ... Totaled three points and three assists vs. Arizona State on 1/22 ... Tallied a team-high 19 points to go with two assists and two steals on 1/18 at UCLA ... Hit 3-of-4 3-point FGs en route to 13 points and four assists on 1/16 at USC ... Hit 6-of-11 FGs and 8-of-8 FTs en route to a season-high 23 points on 1/11 vs. Washington ... Posted his fourth double-figure scoring effort of the season with 14 points (4-of-7 3-pt. FG) on 1/9 vs. Washington State ... Tallied three points and three assists on 1/4 at Oregon State ... Collected six points, three assists and two steals at Oregon on 1/2 ... Scored 12 points and equaled a career high with four assists vs. Boston University on 12/30 ... Scored a team-high 23 points on 6-of-8 shooting on 12/28 vs. Davidson ... Hit all four free throws to go with his first career blocked shot and a career-best two steals on 12/21 at Louisiana State ... Put forth his best effort to date with a team-high 14 points (4-8 3-pt. FG), three boards and two assists in 25 minutes on 12/15 vs. Texas ... Totaled four points (1-of-5 FG), a rebound and an assist on 12/7 at San Diego State ... Returned to practice on 11/21 and made his 2002-03 debut against Saint Louis on 12/3 with six points on 2-of-7 shooting in 12 minutes.

Summer 2002: Averaged 16.3 points and 2.4 rebounds per game on Arizona’s 10-game tour of Australia though he saw action in only nine contests ... Shot 39.1 percent (25-of-64) from the international three-point line, but did connect on 13 of his last 27 attempts ... Finished in double figures seven times, including the last six consecutive ... Averaged 24.0 points over the last four games of the tour, while shooting 54.1 percent from the floor in that span.

2001-02 (Freshman): Posted one of the strongest freshman campaigns in UA history ... Made 28 starts and averaged 12.8 points per game to earn Pac-10 Freshman-of-the Year accolades (the fourth Wildcat to be so honored) ... Set a new school record and ranked fourth nationally with a 90.4 free throw percentage in 2001-02 ... Earned Mr. Hustle and Best Defensive Player honors in a vote of his teammates ... His 434 points as a freshman ranks sixth in UA history ... Named Pac-10 Conference Freshman of the Year ... Named to the Pac-10 all-Tournament team, after shooting 66.7 percent from the field and 66.7 percent from three-point range... Arguably, the team’s best on-ball defender ... Earned second team all-Freshman honors from Basketball News ... Ranked fourth nationally in FT percentage at .904 (103-of-114) and set a new UA single-season school record in the process ... Finished the season ranked 19th in the Pac-10 in scoring (12.5), first in free throw percentage (.904), third in 3-point FG percentage (.453) and 3-point FGs made (2.15) ... Broke the UA school record with 39 consecutive free throws (streak ended Jan. 26) ... Ranks second on the UA career three-point FG percentage list at .453 ... One of five UA players to average in double figures (12.8) ... Averaged 30.0 minutes per game, most of any freshman ... Collected the most double-figure scoring games (22) of any of the UA freshmen ... Did not start for the first time in 15 games (dating back to Dec. 20) on Feb. 7 vs. Washington for arriving late to the team shootaround ... Connected on 106-of-217 (.488) FG attempts in his last 27 games, including 60-of-122 (.492) from three-point range ... Hit just 2-of-8 FGs on 3/21 vs. Oklahoma in the West Regional Semifinal ... Collected seven points and two steals vs. Wyoming on 3/16 ... Tallied 12 points and four rebounds in his NCAA Tournament debut vs. UCSB on 3/14 ... Sizzled in the Pac-10 Tournament championship game by scoring 29 points on 9-of-10 FG shooting (5-of-6) from three-point range on 3/9 vs. USC ... Tallied 10 points, three boards and a steal on 3/7 vs. Arizona State in the quarterfinals of the Pac-10 Tournament ... Hit 5-of-7 FG attempts en route to 15 points vs. California on 3/2 ... Went 6-of-9 from the floor and 9-of-10 from the line en route to a team-high 24 points vs. Arizona State on 2/20 ... Hit 6-of-8 FG attempts and added a career-high four assists on 2/16 at USC ... Tallied 17 points and three rebounds vs. Washington State on 2/9 ... Hit 2-of-3 treys en route to 17 points vs. Washington on 2/7 and added two steals ... Scored all 11 points in the second half of the comeback win at Stanford on 2/2 ... Scored 20 points for the second time this season (7-of-12 FGs), but missed his first free throw in 40 attempts on 1/26 vs. Connecticut ... Finished out of double figures (8 pts.) for the first time in 11 games on 1/23 at Arizona State ... Scored 12 points and equaled season highs with two assists and two steals vs. UCLA on 1/19 ... Scored 18 points, including 6-of-6 FTs on the night in which he broke the UA school record for consecutive free throws, and added a season-high four rebounds and two assists on 1/17 vs. USC ... Hit 6-of-6 FTs en route to 16 points at Washington on 1/12 ... Equaled a season-high with 38 minutes vs. Oregon State, totaling 13 points, two assists and a steal ... Tallied 16 points to go with two assists and no turnovers in 27 minutes vs. Oregon on 1/4 ... Named to the Fiesta Bowl Classic all-Tournament team after hitting 5-of-7 FGs to finish with 13 points in a career high 38 minutes vs. Valparaiso on 12/30 ... Exploded for a game-high 25 points on 9-of-13 shooting (5-of-9 3-pt.) to go with four boards and two steals vs. Pepperdine on 12/28 ... Broke out of his shooting slump with a 4-of-7 FG night at Oregon on 12/22, including 2-of-3 from three-point range and finished with 12 points ... Struggled from the floor on 12/1 vs. Kansas, connecting on just 2-of-19 FG attempts to finished with six points, two assists and two steals ... Scored a career-high 19 points (all in second half) and added three rebounds in the win at No. 23 Texas on 11/17 ... Hit all four FTs en route to seven points in the win over No. 5 Florida on 11/9 ... Scored nine of his 12 points to open the second half in the win over No. 2 Maryland on 11/8.

High School: The Oregon Class 4A all-time leading scorer with 2,219 career points, Stoudamire is the cousin of former UA All-American (1992-95) and 1996 NBA Rookie of the Year Damon Stoudamire ... A McDonald’s All-American nominee ... Was rated as the No. 66 recruit in the nation and the No. 15 shooting guard in the nation by Fast Break Recruiting Service and HoopScoop magazine ... Averaged 28.5 points (a state high), 6.0 rebounds and 3.9 assists per game as a senior at Lake Oswego High School ... Helped team to a berth in the state finals ... A first team all-state pick as a junior and senior ... Team went 13-3 in conference play, 17-10 overall ... Stoudamire was named Three Rivers League Player of the Year and played in the Washington/Oregon All-Star game ... Averaged 23.0 points, 6.0 rebounds and 5.0 assists per game as a junior for coach Mark Schoff at Lake Oswego High School in leading the squad to a state tournament semifinal berth ... He was a first-team all-state selection and the Three Rivers Conference Player of the Year as a junior ... Stoudamire was an all-conference pick in each of his four years in high school ... Averaged 28.6 points as a freshman and 21.7 points as a sophomore.


Stoudamire, Salim

                                 Total         3-Point                    Rebounds
Year      GP-GS   Min/Avg    FG-FGA   Pct   FG-FGA   Pct   FT-FTA   Pct Off-Def  Tot  Avg  PF-FO Ast  TO Blk Stl  Pts/Avg
2001-02.  34-28  1021/30.0  129-291  .443   73-161  .453  103-114  .904  14-58    72  2.1  81-0   38  54   0  27  434/12.8
2002-03.  30-27   774/25.8  125-264  .473   71-160  .444   70-81   .864   8-41    49  1.6  64-0   54  62   2  18  391/13.0
2003-04.  29-29   927/32.0  151-334  .452   78-188  .415   93-117  .795  16-63    79  2.7  69-2   86  61   2  24  473/16.3
TOTAL...  93-84  2722/29.3  405-889  .456  222-509  .436  266-312  .853  38-162  200  2.2 214-2  178 177   4  69 1298/14.0

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