Luke Hristou

Number35
ClassSo.
PositionF
Height6-5
HometownSandy, Utah
Prev. SchoolUtah State (Judge Memorial Catholic HS)

Statistics

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Season  GP-GS  Min--Avg  FG-FGA   Pct 3FG-FGA   Pct  FT-FTA   Pct  Off Def  Tot  Avg  PF FO   A  TO Blk Stl  Pts  Avg
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2010-11 25-7   528 21.1  54-131  .412  21-59   .356  40-56   .714   26  65   91  3.6  35  0  18  31   3  23  169  6.8
2009-10 28-7   493 17.6  62-130  .477  19-45   .422  44-57   .772   34  50   84  3.0  57  2  22  33   6  18  187  6.7
2008-09 15-0    46  3.1   5-7    .714   0-0    .000   0-2    .000    3   3    6  0.4   7  0   3   6   1   1   10  0.7

Notes:

2009-10: Played in 28 games and averaged 6.7 points and 3.0 rebounds per game ... had 22 assists, 18 steals, and six blocks ... had a season and new career high of 15 points against South Dakota Mines on December 30 ... scored 14 points on two occasions ... on six occasions, pulled down six rebounds which were also a season and career high ... had a season and career high of four assists against Metro State on February 22

2008-09: Played in 15 games and scored 10 points during first season playing College Basketball ... career-high of four points against Nebraska-Kearney on February 14 ... career-high two rebounds against Chadron State

Pre UCCS Notes:

2007-08: (at Utah State) Red shirted this season as quarterback on the football team

2006-07: (at Linfield) Had a medical red shirt season as quarterback on the football team

High School: Was named to the second-team 3A all-State team for the 2005-2006 season in basketball and was named to the all-Region team in 2006

Personal Notes:

Personal: Majoring in Business ... parents are Peter and Rhea Hristou and has one brother and one sister, Nick and Talia

Stories featuring Luke Hristou

February 25, 2011Seniors lead Mountain Lions to victory over Colorado ChristianLAKEWOOD – Brent Jones’ 23 points and Luke Hristou’s career-high 13 rebounds marked the way as the University of Colorado at Colorado’s seniors led the Mountain Lions to a 71-69 victory over Colorado Christian Friday evening at the Cougar Event Center.
February 19, 2011Mountain Lions Officially Eliminated from Postseason ContentionCOLORADO SPRINGS - The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs was officially eliminated from the Rocky Mountain Athletic conference playoffs Saturday evening after the Mountain Lions were beaten 82-79 by the Nebraska-Kearney Lopers at the Gallogly Events Center.
February 18, 2011Mountain Lions have Senior Moment in Win over Chadron State COLORADO SPRINGS - For the most part this season, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs men's basketball team would like to tell Dorothy and her "there's no place like home" exactly where to go. There's been no Auntie Em waiting for the Mountain Lions, who had won just once on nine tries against Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference opponents at the Gallogly Events Center coming into Friday's game.
January 29, 2011Howe's Career High, Inspired Team Effort Comes Up Short in Loss to HighlandsCOLORADO SPRINGS - For the second time in as many nights and the fourth time this season, the Mountain Lions had a chance to get a win at home in the waning seconds and came up short.
January 14, 2011UCCS Drops One-Point Game at RegisDENVER – Ben Feilmeier’s driving layup missed with three seconds remaining, relegating the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to a 67-66 loss to the Regis Rangers Friday evening at Regis Fieldhouse.
January 8, 2011New-look Mountain Lions play well but can't come away with winCOLORADO SPRINGS – Message received. Emphatically.
December 18, 2010UCCS Men Say Goodbye to Lions' Den by Setting Records in Win Over CSU-PuebloCOLORADO SPRINGS - Cole Smith grabbed 14 of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs' 51 rebounds as the Mountain Lions said goodbye to the Lions' Den with a 96-88 win over the Colorado State-Pueblo Thunderwolves Friday evening.
December 11, 2010Emphasis on Trust Pays Off in Win over CougarsFrom University of Colorado at Colorado Springs coach Russ Caton's perspective, Saturday's game was about trust. Coming off a miserable performance against Colorado School of Mines on Friday in which the UCCS offense bogged down time and again, Caton emphasized to his team the need to trust their offense as well as each other.
December 10, 2010UCCS Faces Mines, Gets ShaftOrediggers, obviously, are very, very good at digging holes. Friday evening at the Gallogly Events Center, the Mountain Lions fell into one.
December 4, 2010Adams State Duo Upends Balanced UCCS AttackCOLORADO SPRINGS - Five players in double figures wasn't enough to upstage the Marqus Richards/Seth Heinbaugh show as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs dropped an 89-82 decision to the Adams State Grizzlies Saturday evening at the Gallogly Events Center.
December 3, 2010Fort Lewis Spoils Mountain Lions' RMAC OpenerRuss Caton saw a lot to like Friday evening. Unfortunately for Caton and his University of Colorado at Colorado Springs team, there wasn't enough to like as the Mountain Lions were beaten 78-65 by the Fort Lewis Skyhawks at Gallogly Events Center.
November 27, 2010Hill Sets School Assists Record as Mountain Lions Beat SwedesCOLORADO SPRINGS – When Damar Hill was named a starter for the first time, he made a visit to the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Sports Information office. The sophomore from Paramount, Calif., asked to see the school’s assists records and confidently said he thought he would be able to get them all.
November 24, 2010Panhandle State Runs Past Mountain LionsGOODWELL, Okla. – Marcale Marshall had 24 points and five assists to lead the Oklahoma Panhandle State Aggies to a 79-68 victory over the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Wednesday evening at OPSU Gym.
November 20, 2010Mountain Lions Rally to Preserve Overtime WinDURANGO – Brent Jones had four points, two rebounds and two blocked shots in overtime as he and the rest of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs’ senior class fought off an epic comeback to defeat the Eastern New Mexico Greyhounds 80-76 Saturday afternoon at Whalen Gym.
November 19, 2010UCCS Drops Season Opener Despite Big Night by HillDURANGO, Colo. – A career night by Damar Hill wasn’t enough to prevent the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs from dropping a 76-65 decision to the Northwest Nazarene Crusaders Friday evening at Whalen Gymnasium.
November 14, 2010Strong Second Half is Silver Lining in Exhibition Loss to Air ForceU.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. – Sunday’s game against the NCAA Division I Air Force Falcons was exactly what it was meant to be for the Division II University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Mountain Lions – a growing experience.
November 8, 2010UCCS men's basketball players pay hospital visitFive members of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs men's basketball team plus coach Russ Caton visited children at the pediatrics unit at Memorial Hospital on Monday afternoon.
February 26, 2010Mountain Lions facing a "win-and-in" scenario after loss to MetroDENVER – The Mountain Lions will be in a familiar position when they face the Regis Rangers on Saturday; the game will be a must-win.
February 20, 2010Mountain Lions Bench Answers Call in Victory Over Colorado ChristianCOLORADO SPRINGS – The Mountain Lions' bench scored 30 points and shot 66.7 percent from the field as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs scored a 70-64 victory over the Colorado Christian Cougars Saturday evening at the Gallogly Events Center.
February 19, 2010Mountain Lions bested in bitter defensive struggle with MinesCOLORADO SPRINGS – Friday's game was not a must-win for the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs men's basketball team. After its 67-56 loss to the Colorado School of Mines Orediggers, Saturday's game just became one.
February 12, 2010Making History Takes Balance and UCCS Gets that in Win over Nebraska-KearneyCOLORADO SPRINGS – University of Colorado at Colorado Springs men's basketball coach Russ Caton got the complete-team effort he had been looking for on Friday and the results were historic.
February 6, 2010UCCS on outside looking in concerning playoff picture after loss to OrediggersGOLDEN, Colo. - The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs' playoff aspirations took a hit Saturday as the Mountain Lions dropped a 91-69 decision to the Colorado School of Mines Orediggers at Lockridge Arena.
January 16, 2010Sharp Shooting Allows Mesa State to Stay Unbeaten in RMAC with Win Over UCCSGRAND JUNCTION – The Mesa State Mavericks shot 59.6 percent from the field to remain unbeaten in Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference play with an 81-71 victory over the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Saturday evening at Brownson Arena.
December 30, 2009Mountain Lions beat South Dakota Mines to salvage split at Perkins ClassicSPEARFISH, S.D. – Alex Snyder, Cole Smith and Luke Hristou combined for 46 points as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs completed its participation in the Perkins Classic Wednesday evening with a 76-67 victory over the South Dakota Mines Hardrockers at the Young Center.
December 12, 2009CSU-Pueblo Outlasts Mountain LionsPUEBLO, Colo. – Brent Jones led five University of Colorado at Colorado Springs players in double figures, but the road weary Mountain Lions couldn’t keep up with the Colorado State-Pueblo Thunderwolves in a 79-72 loss Saturday evening at Massari Arena.
November 21, 2009Enos is Enough as Mountain Lions Get Beaten by Black Hills StateCOLORADO SPRINGS - Luke Enos had 21 points, nine rebounds and seven assists to lead the Black Hills State Yellowjackets to an 87-76 win over the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs in the final game of the Marriott Mountain Lion Classic Saturday evening at the Lions' Den.
October 30, 2009UCCS Picked Ninth in Preseason PollA year ago, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs men's basketball team overcame a dismal 0-7 start, rallying to finish with a 10-9 record in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference and qualifying for the conference playoffs for only the third time in school history. Coming into the 2009-10 season, the Mountain Lions lost only two players to graduation from that team and added a strong recruiting class.
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