Men's Basketball

Alan Metcalfe - 11

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
St. Helens, England

High School:
Notre Dame Academy (Va.)

Height / Weight:
6-9 / 265

Position:
F

Birthdate:
03/23/1985

Alan Metcalfe

08/03/2013

Black beats Gold, 77-76, in inaugural Alumni Game

Veterans from 1990-2006 win a closely contested game in front of close to 5,000 fans.

01/20/2007

Vanderbilt 72, Kentucky 67 (AP gallery)

Vanderbilt 72, Kentucky 67 (AP gallery)

Year
G-GS
Min/Avg
FG-A
Pct.
3FG-A
Pct.
FT-A
Pct.
Reb-RPG
A
T
B
S
Pts-PPG
2007-08
34-1
394/11.6
66-140
.471
12-27
.444
36-48
.750
77-2.3
8
34
8
9
180-5.3
2006-07
21-2
157/7.5
19-43
.442
1-4
.250
15-19
.789
40-1.9
3
16
5
8
54-2.6
2005-06
19-0
144/7.6
16-40
.400
1-4
.250
9-10
.900
40-2.1
4
7
5
0
42-2.2
2004-05
24-1
118/4.9
12-29
.414
3-12
.250
9-11
.818
23-1.0
7
12
5
3
36-1.5
Career
98-4
813/8.3
113-252
.448
17-47
.362
69-88
.784
180-1.8
22
69
23
20
312-3.2

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General:
Mobile big man with versatile inside and outside game.

2006-07 (Junior):
Played in 21 games with two starts, averaging 7.5 minutes ... Missed 10 games early in the season after breaking a bone in left foot at Wake Forest (11/21) ... Scored in 16 of the 21 games played, including a season-high eight points at Florida (1/31) and against George Washington (3/15) in the first round of the NCAA Tournament ... Grabbed a season-high four rebounds at Wake Forest (11/21) and against Arkansas (3/9) in the quarterfinals of the SEC Tournament ... Blocked three shots at Tennessee (2/10).

2005-06 (Sophomore):
Played in 19 games without a start, averaging 7.6 minutes ... Averaged more than 13 minutes during the last seven games of the season ... Scored a career-high nine points at Ole Miss (3/1), making 3-of-3 from the field, including a 3-pointer and both free throw attempts to go along with three bounds, two blocks and two steals ... Grabbed a career-high seven rebounds against UNC Greensboro (11/22) ... Made 9-of-10 free throw attempts on the season.

2004-05 (Freshman):
Saw action in 24 games with one start, averaging 4.9 minutes... Made 9-of-11 free throws (81.8 percent) ... Made his first career start against Ole Miss (1/29) ... Netted a season-high seven points on 3-of-5 field goal attempts against Texas-Pan American ... Played season-high 17 minutes against Ole Miss (1/29) with five points ... Tallied five points on 2-of-2 shooting, two assists and a block in eight minutes against Tennessee State (11/21) ... Led Vanderbilt in blocks four times.

Notre Dame Academy (Va.):
Named Honorable Mention All-State in lone season with Dragons ... Averaged 12 points and seven rebounds while helping the Dragons to the Division 2 state championship (19-8) ... Named to insiders.com's 2004 Top 25 list of top post graduates ... Coached by Larry Cullinane ... Other Notre Dame Academy teammates who play Division I basketball include Joe Posey (James Madison) and Jason Killeen (Winthrop) ... Played club basketball in England with the Manchester Magic (2000-2003) ... Named National Cadet Player of the Year in 2000 ... Played on the England National Team from 2000-2003, serving as co-captain in 2002 and 2003 ... Coached by Jeff Jones and Joe Forber.

Personal:
Alan Cameron Metcalfe ... Born March 23, 1985 in St. Helens, England ... Son of Angela and Colin Metcalfe ... Has a sister, Lauren (18) ... Mother works through an area church assisting the homeless ... Majoring in economics ... After trying out for a traveling rugby team as a teenager resulted in whiplash, decided to play basketball ... Wears a size 15 shoe ... Advice to youngsters: "There are four things you never get back: the word spoken, the time spent, the arrow fired and the opportunity missed" ... Chose Vanderbilt over William & Mary and St. Bonaventure.

Career Highs:
Points: 9, at Ole Miss (3/1/06);
FG Made: 3, 2x, last vs. LSU (3/10/06);
FG Atts: 8, vs. UNC Greensboro (11/22/05);
3FG Made: 1, 5x, last vs. Georgetown (11/15/06);
3FG Atts: 4, vs. Ole Miss (1/29/05);
FT Made: 4, 2x, last vs. George Washington (3/15/07);
FT Atts: 4, 3x, last vs. George Washington (3/15/07);
Rebounds: 7, vs. UNC Greensboro (11/22/05);
Assists: 2, 2x, last vs. TCU (12/18/04);
Turnovers: 3, vs. Ole Miss (1/29/05);
Blocks: 3, at Tennessee (2/10/07);
Steals: 3, at Rice (1/3/07);
Minutes: 18, at Wake Forest (11/21/06).

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