General: No player has come as far in the last two and a half seasons than Jordan Hill ... Quickly become one of the Pac-10's best big men ... A superior athlete and strong shot blocker who is quick off the floor and good with both hands ... Still learning the game, but continues to make rapid progress ... One not highly recruited out of high school, but has shown tremendous ability ... His work ethic should help him continue to improve ... Eighty-nine percent of his points (1,071 of 1,208) and 85 percent of his rebounds have come in the last two seasons ... Hill is the first Wildcat to average in double figures in both scoring (18.3) and rebounding (11.0) in the same season since Larry Demic in 1978-79 ... Finished his career ranked among the Arizona career leaders in points scored (1,208/27th), rebounds (763/10th), blocked shots (140/6th) and field goal percentage (.578/5th).
2008-09 (Junior): A first-round selection of the New York Knicks (eighth overall) in 2009 NBA Draft, which made him UA's 10th Lottery Pick since 1989 ... Announced his intention to enter the NBA Draft and sign with an agent on April 8 ... Posted a UA single-season records for rebounds (375), while his rebound average was the sixth-best single-season mark in school history ... An Associated Press honorable mention All-America ... A first-team NABC all-District 20 pick ... Included on the final ballot for the John R. Wooden Award ... A third-team All-America pick by The Sporting News ... A USBWA all-District IX selection ... Earned first-team all-Pac-10 and all-defensive team honors in voting done by the league's head coaches ... One of 30 players named to the Midseason List for the John R. Wooden Award on Feb. 6 ... Has double-doubles in 20 of his 34 appearances this year and 32 in his career ... Finished the season as the Pac-10 leader in double-doubles (20), ranked second in rebounding (11.0) and blocked shots (1.7), third in scoring (18.3), sixth in FG percentage (.537), and seventh in minutes played (35.7) ... Named U.S. Bank Pac-10 Player of the Week Dec. 15 after averaging 23.5 points, 10.0 rebounds and 4.5 blocks in the wins over San Diego State and Gonzaga ... Posted 14 points and 11 rebounds vs. Louisville on 3/27 ... Hit 6-of-7 FTs en route to 16 points and nine boards on 3/22 vs. Cleveland State ... Posted his second consecutive double-double in NCAA Tournament play by collecting 17 points and 13 rebounds vs. Utah on 3/20 ... Tallied 20 points and 13 rebounds vs. Arizona State on 3/12, while attempting 21 FGs (a UA Pac-10 Tournament record) ... Posted his 13th 20-point game of the year on 3/7 vs. Stanford ... Collected second straight double-double with 24 points and 14 rebounds to go with a career-high-equaling four assists on 3/5 vs. California ... Posted 27 points, 11 rebounds and three assists at Washington on 2/28 ... Collected 15 points, nine boards and two assists on 2/26 at Washington State ... Tallied 14 points and two assists on 2/22 at Arizona State ... Ended his longest drought of the year without a double-double (3 games) with 22 points and 13 rebounds vs. UCLA on 2/14 ... Tallied 12 points and three blocks vs. USC on 2/12 ... Scored 15 of his 24 points in the second half at Oregon on 2/7 ... Grabbed a season-low five boards to go with 13 points (nine in 2nd half) on 2/5 at Oregon State ... Registered 16 points, 16 rebounds and three assists on 1/29 vs. Washington State ... Limited to 26 minutes due to foul trouble on 1/29 vs. Washington, but still managed 18 points and nine rebounds ... Hit 12-of-21 FG attempts and finished with a career-high 30 points to go with 18 rebounds and four blocks in a career-high 45 minutes on 1/24 vs. Houston ... Posted a double-double with 16 points and 15 boards to go with three blocks in 40 minutes on 1/21 vs. Arizona State ... Scored 12 of his 14 points in the second half at USC on 1/17 to go with six boards and an assist ... Hit 10-of-15 FGs to finish with 22 points and eight boards on 1/15 at UCLA ... Posted 15 points and 11 rebounds (8 offensive) on 1/10 vs. Oregon State ... Pulled down 12 boards vs. Oregon on 1/8, but finished out of double figures in points for the first time this season (9 pts.) ... Collected a career-high four steals to go with 17 points and 16 rebounds on 1/4 at Stanford ... Posted 18 points and 11 rebounds on 1/2 at California ... Missed Weber State game on 12/29 with a muscle strain in left leg ... Tallied 23 points and 11 rebounds on 12/23 vs. Kansas with career-high totals of 11 FGs and 23 FGA ... Posted 16 points, 13 rebounds and three assists on 12/20 at UNLV ... Equaled a career high with three steals on 12/14 vs. Gonzaga to go with 22 points and three blocks ... Posted career highs of 25 points (9-of-12 FT), six blocks and four assists on 12/10 vs. San Diego State ... Became just the eighth player in school history with 100 career blocked shots on 12/5 at Texas A&M to go with 20 points and eight boards ... Tallied 15 points, 17 rebounds and three blocks in 30 minutes vs. Loyola Marymount on 12/2 ... Equaled a career high with 23 points on 10-of-16 shooting to go with 10 boards and three blocks vs. Northern Arizona on 11/30 ... Posted new career highs of nine FGs and three steals to go with 20 points on 11/25 vs. Santa Clara, including the go-ahead bucket with 2:09 to go ... Hit a career-best 9-of-10 FTs to finish with 19 points and 10 rebounds vs. Mississippi Valley State on 11/24 ... Recorded 13 points and 22 boards vs. UAB on 11/18, where the rebound total was a Preseason NIT tournament single-game record, equaled the eighth-best single-game total in Arizona history, and was the most rebounds for a Pac-10 player since January 2000 ... Posted his 13th career double-double (12 pts./10 reb.) to go with three blocks on 11/17 vs. Florida Atlantic.
2007-08 (Sophomore): An honorable mention all-Pac-10 and Pac-10 all-Defensive team selection ... Needs to stay out of foul trouble, as the Cats were 11-5 this season when he played 30 or more minutes ... Ended the season ranked first in the Pac-10 Conference with a .620 FG percentage (184-of-297), while ranking fourth in blocked shots (1.65 bpg) ... Ranked ninth on the UA single-season blocked shots list with 56 ... Registered a double-double vs. West Virginia in the NCAA Tournament with 16 points and 12 rebounds on 3/20 ... Notched 16 points and six rebounds on 3/13 vs. Stanford ... Hit all seven FG attempts to set a Pac-10 Tournament record for FG percentage en route to 16 points and eight rebounds on 3/12 vs. Oregon State ... Tallied 11 points and three rebounds on 3/8 at Oregon, but was limited to just 18 minutes due to foul trouble ... Connected on 8-of-9 FGs en route to 16 points, nine boards and four blocks on 3/6 at Oregon State ... Hit 8-of-11 field goals to finish with 18 points and six rebounds vs. UCLA on 3/2 ... Scored a team-high 18 points (7-of-10 FG) to go with five boards and two blocks on 2/28 vs. USC ... Tallied 13 points and nine boards in 38 minutes at Washington State on 2/23 ... Posted his eighth double-double of the season (10 pts./13 reb.), but played just 24 minutes at Washington on 2/21 ... Limited to five points and four rebounds before fouling out on 2/16 vs. Stanford ... Posted six points and seven boards on 2/10 vs. Arizona State ... Collected his seventh double-double of the season with 21 points and 11 rebounds to go with two steals on 2/14 vs. California ... Tallied eight points, two assists and two blocks on 2/2 at UCLA ... Grabbed 10 boards on 1/31 at USC, but struggled from the floor (3-of-10 FG) ... Registered his sixth double-double of the season (ninth career) with 16 points and 11 rebounds on 1/26 vs. Washington ... Collected 10 boards, first time in his career he's grabbed 10 or more boards and failed to notch a double-double, and a career-high six blocks on 1/24 vs. Washington State ... Finished out of double figures for the first time in 11 games with just eight points and four rebounds on 1/19 at California ... Registered 11 points, eight rebounds and three blocks on 1/17 at Stanford ... Recorded 17 points, (8-of-10 FG), nine rebounds and a career-high five blocks at Houston on 1/12 ... Collected his fifth double-double of the season with 18 points and 14 rebounds on 1/9 at Arizona State, where he equaled career bests for FGs (8) and FGA (18) ... Posted 12 points and seven rebounds vs. Oregon on 1/5 ... Tallied fourth double-double of the year with 20 points and 14 rebounds vs. Oregon State on 1/3 ... Scored all 14 points (7-8 FG) in the second half on 12/29 at Memphis, where he was limited to just 22 minutes due to foul trouble ... Posted his second straight double-double with 15 points (6-7 FG) and 10 rebounds to a pair of assists on 12/22 vs. San Diego State ... Notched his second double-double of the year with 16 points and a career-high 19 rebounds on 12/19 at UNLV, the most rebounds for a UA player since Nov. 20, 2000 ... Attempted a season-high 13 field goals vs. Fresno State, finishing with 15 points and nine rebounds ... Named Pac-10 Player of the Week on Dec. 10 after logging career highs of 23 points and 14 rebounds to go with three blocks and two steals on 12/8 vs. Illinois ... Played a season-high 32 minutes vs. Texas A&M on 12/2, totaling 13 points and five rebounds ... Passed out a career-high three assists to go with two blocks and nine points on 11/28 vs. Cal State Fullerton ... Posted five points, five rebounds and a block on 11/25 at Kansas, but was limited to just three first half minutes due to foul trouble ... Registered career high totals of 17 points, two assists and seven made field goals (in 7 att.) on 11/21 vs. Adams State ... Collected 14 points, four boards and two blocks on 11/19 vs. UMKC ... Posted 14 points and five boards vs. Virginia on 11/17 ... Tallied eight points, four rebounds and two blocks on 11/13 vs. Northern Arizona.
2006-07 (Freshman): The biggest surprise of the freshman class ... Emerged as a shot-blocking presence in the middle with 18 blocks in his last 14 games ... Runs the floor and finishes well ... Ranked 10th in the conference with 0.90 blocks per game ... Collected a rebound and a blocked shot in six minutes vs. Purdue on 3/16 ... Posted his third double-double with 15 points (7-of-11 FG) and 14 rebounds, a figure that equaled a UA Pac-10 Tournament record, on 3/8 vs. Oregon ... Scored just six points in eight minutes at Stanford on 3/3 due to foul trouble, but did tally the first FG in overtime ... Grabbed one board in six minutes at California on 3/1 ... Played just 11 minutes due to foul trouble on 2/25 at Arizona State, managing two points and two boards ... Tallied 11 points and nine rebounds on 2/17 vs. UCLA ... Collected six points and six rebounds to go with his first collegiate assist on 2/15 vs. USC ... Posted six points and seven rebounds on 2/10 at Oregon ... Collected his second double-double with 12 points and a season-best 11 rebounds in 35 minutes at Oregon State on 2/8 ... Posted game-high totals of 16 points (7-of-9 FG), eight rebounds and a UA season-high five blocks on 2/3 vs. Washington ... Equaled a season high with three blocks to go with five points and six boards on 2/1 vs. Washington State ... Posted his first career double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds on 1/27 vs. North Carolina ... Broke out with career-best totals of 12 points (5-of-7 FG) and nine rebounds to go with two blocks in 32 minutes of his first career start on 1/24 vs. Arizona State ... Played two minutes at UCLA on 1/20 ... Saw four minutes of action on 1/18 at USC ... Grabbed a board in four minutes vs. Oregon on 1/14 ... Blocked one shot on 1/11 vs. Oregon State ... Productivity continues to rise with four points, four boards and a block on 1/6 at Washington State ... Collected four minutes at Washington on 1/4 ... Collected a steal to go with three points and three rebounds in eight key second-half minutes vs. Stanford on 12/30 ... Matched or set season highs of three FG, seven FGA and six boards on 12/28 vs. California ... Grabbed four boards vs. Memphis on 12/20 ... Posted four points and six rebounds in 15 minutes vs. Houston on 12/17 ... Tallied a block on 12/5 vs. Louisville ... Collected two points, a rebound and a block on 11/28 vs. UNLV ... Registered five points and four rebounds on 11/19 vs. Samford ... Saw two minutes of action on 11/19 vs. New Mexico State ... Collected eight points, four boards and three blocks on 11/15 vs. Northern Arizona ... Tallied a blocked shot and a rebound in his collegiate debut on 11/12 at Virginia.
Fall 2006: Might have been the surprise of Arizona's Tour of Vancouver with a strong, athletic performance in the middle ... Averaged 8.2 points and 5.2 rebounds in five appearances, while shooting 51.7 percent (15-of-29) from the floor ... Posted two games with 10 or more points ... His best outing came on Sept. 3 vs. the Vancouver All-Stars where he totaled 11 points, seven rebounds, three assists and four steals in 19 minutes.
High School: Signed with Arizona during the November Early Signing Period ... Ranked as the No. 86 overall recruit and the No. 11 power forward prospect by hoopscooponline.com ... Prepped at The Patterson School in Patterson, N.C. ... Helped team to a 43-4 record as a senior ... Averaged 16.4 points, 10.3 rebounds and 4.2 blocked shots per game for his AAU team in 2006 ... Did not play organized basketball as a junior.
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
2006-07 29-12 409/14.1 58-89 .652 0-0 .000 21-47 .447 46-72 118 4.1 51-0 3 21 26 6 137/4.7
2007-08 34-33 1001/29.4 184-297 .620 0-0 .000 82-120 .683 84-186 270 7.9 105-2 27 72 56 17 450/13.2
2008-09 34-34 1213/35.7 252-469 .537 0-0 .000 117-179 .654 143-232 375 11.0 102-1 50 97 58 30 621/18.3
TOTAL 97-79 2623/27.0 494-855 .578 0-0 .000 220-346 .636 273-490 763 7.9 258-3 80 190 140 53 1208/12.5