Derrick White

Number14
ClassSo.
PositionG
Height6-5
Weight165
HometownParker, Colo.
Prev. SchoolLegend HS

Notes:

2013-14: RMAC Offensive Player of the Week on Jan. 6 after a 27-point, seven-assist performance against Colorado State-Pueblo (1/4) ... broke the UCCS single-game record with six blocked shots against the ThunderWolves ... scored 31 points against Regis (12/14), the best for a Mountain Lion since January 2009 and one point out of the top 10 single-game records in UCCS history ... went a perfect 14-of-14 at the free throw line against the Rangers, the sixth-best performance in program history ... recorded his first collegiate double-double against Northwest Nazarene with 12 points and 10 rebounds (11/23) ... a three-time Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week ... on pace to finish second in program records for career scoring average ... All-RMAC Preseason Team

2012-13: RMAC Freshman of the Year ... All-RMAC Third Team ... Division II Bulletin All-Freshman Team ... set the UCCS single-season record with 164 made free throws ... broke the UCCS single-season scoring record for freshmen with 440 points ... finished in eighth in program records for total points in a season and ninth for scoring average ... fourth in the RMAC in scoring (16.9/game), second in free throws made per game and ninth in blocked shots

Pre UCCS Notes:

Legend HS: Honorable mention all-state for the Titans ... First Team All-Centennial League ... led team to state playoffs in junior and senior seasons ... averaged 19 points, five assists and four rebounds ... also a member of the Titan baseball team ... 2012 graduate

Personal Notes:

Sport management major ... has an aunt who was a track and field student-athlete at Florida State

Stories featuring Derrick White

March 31, 2014White Earns DII Bulletin All-America Honorable Mention AwardUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs sophomore guard Derrick White earned his second mention on an All-America team with a selection to the Division II Bulletin Honorable Mention team this morning.
March 24, 2014White Earns First Basketball All-America Honor in UCCS HistoryUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs sophomore guard Derrick White became the first basketball student-athlete in school history to earn All-America honors this morning from Daktronics.
March 19, 2014White Earns NABC All-Region HonorsUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs sophomore guard Derrick White continued to collect postseason honors with a spot on the National Association of Basketball Coaches All-South Central Region First Team announced this morning.
March 15, 2014Historic Season Comes to End in NCAA TournamentThe most successful season in the history of the University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's basketball team came to an end tonight as the Mountain Lions fell 76-72 to Metro State in the opening round of the 2014 NCAA Division II Tournament at the Auraria Event Center.
March 13, 2014White Earns All-Region First Team SelectionUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs sophomore guard Derrick White will advance to the Daktronics All-America ballot after a selection to the Daktronics All-South Central Region First Team today.
March 9, 2014Welsh and White Earn All-Shootout HonorsUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs sophomores Derrick White and Alex Welsh both became the first Mountain Lions in program history to earn All-RMAC Shootout honors at the conclusion of the 2014 Shootout on Saturday night.
March 8, 2014White Scores 33 in RMAC Championship GameDerrick White finished with his fifth 30-point game of the season with 33 points and went a perfect 18-of-18 from the free throw line as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs fell 77-71 to Metro State in the championship game of the 2014 RMAC Shootout.
March 7, 2014UCCS Advances to RMAC Championship GameThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs used a 15-2 run to advance to its first RMAC Shootout Championship game in program history with a 75-70 victory against Colorado Mines at the Auraria Events Center.
March 5, 2014White Leads Three Mountain Lions on All-RMAC TeamsDerrick White, the leading scorer in the South Central Region, led three Mountain Lions on the All-RMAC teams with a First Team selection for the University of Colorado Colorado Springs.
March 4, 2014Mountain Lions Advance to First RMAC Semifinal Game in Program HistoryDerrick White scored 29 points and made all five of the blocked shots for either team in the game to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs to its first playoff win in program history with an 87-85 victory against Adams State tonight in the Gallogly Events Center.
March 1, 2014Mountain Lions Takes No. 1 Metro State to Final MinuteThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs used a 18-5 run to cut a 17-point deficit down to four points with 56 seconds to play, but the Mountain Lions (19-7 / 16-6 RMAC) fell on the short end of an 83-77 loss to No. 1 Metro State (25-1 / 22-0 RMAC) tonight at the Gallogly Events Center.
February 28, 2014Mountain Lions Extend Win Streak to 10 GamesAlex Welsh recorded his fourth double-double of the season with 18 points and a game-high 11 rebounds, and Derrick White scored a team-high 25 points, as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs won its program-record 10th straight game with a 76-73 victory against Regis tonight in the Gallogly Events Center.
February 26, 2014White Earns Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs sophomore guard Derrick White captured the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athlete of the Week honor on the same weekend he earned his third RMAC Offensive Player of the Week award.
February 24, 2014White Earns Third RMAC Offensive Player of the Week AwardUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs sophomore guard Derrick White earned RMAC Offensive Player of the Week honors for the third time this season after he led the Mountain Lions to a 2-0 road record last weekend.
February 22, 2014UCCS Wins Ninth Straight to Clinch First Round Home Playoff GameThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's basketball team trailed for most of the second half, but scored the first 13 points in overtime to win its ninth straight game 100-88 tonight in the Donald E. Young Center.
February 21, 2014UCCS Sets Program Record with 17th Win of SeasonThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs never trailed and saw scoring production from 11 different student-athletes to set the program record for wins in a season with a 90-84 victory against Chadron State (10-14 / 7-13 RMAC) tonight in Armstrong Gymnasium.
February 19, 2014White Named Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athlete of the WeekDerrick White of the University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's basketball team earned the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athlete of the Week Award for the week of Feb. 10-16.
February 18, 2014Vote for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week. Voting will take place each week when the Mountain Lions are in action, and will take place throughout the UCCS Athletics social media platforms.
February 18, 2014Vote for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week. Voting will take place each week when the Mountain Lions are in action, and will take place throughout the UCCS Athletics social media platforms.
February 18, 2014Vote for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week. Voting will take place each week when the Mountain Lions are in action, and will take place throughout the UCCS Athletics social media platforms.
February 18, 2014Vote for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week. Voting will take place each week when the Mountain Lions are in action, and will take place throughout the UCCS Athletics social media platforms.
February 15, 2014Mountain Lions Win Seventh Straight Behind White's 33 PointsDerrick White scored the game-winning layup with 3.9 seconds to en route to a 33-point performance to led the University of Colorado Colorado Springs (16-6 / 13-5 RMAC) to a 76-74 win against Fort Lewis (15-7 / 12-6 RMAC) tonight in the Gallogly Events Center
February 14, 2014Mountain Lions Clinch RMAC Tournament Spot with Sixth Straight WinAlex Welsh led the University of Colorado Colorado Springs with 21 points and eight rebounds as the Mountain Lions (15-6 / 12-5 RMAC) won their sixth straight game and clinched a spot in the 2014 RMAC Shootout with a 94-91 win against Adams State (14-7 / 10-7 RMAC) tonight at the Gallogly Events Center.
February 12, 2014Vote for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week. Voting will take place each week when the Mountain Lions are in action, and will take place throughout the UCCS Athletics social media platforms.
February 12, 2014Vote for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week. Voting will take place each week when the Mountain Lions are in action, and will take place throughout the UCCS Athletics social media platforms.
February 12, 2014Vote for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week. Voting will take place each week when the Mountain Lions are in action, and will take place throughout the UCCS Athletics social media platforms.
February 12, 2014Vote for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week. Voting will take place each week when the Mountain Lions are in action, and will take place throughout the UCCS Athletics social media platforms.
February 12, 2014Vote for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week. Voting will take place each week when the Mountain Lions are in action, and will take place throughout the UCCS Athletics social media platforms.
February 12, 2014White Named Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athlete of the WeekDerrick White of the University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's basketball team earned the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athlete of the Week Award for the week of Feb. 3-9.
February 10, 2014White Earns Second RMAC Offensive Player of the Week AwardUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs sophomore guard Derrick White earned his second RMAC Offensive Player of the Week award this season after a 38-point performance last Saturday night against Colorado State-Pueblo.
February 8, 2014White Scores Career-High 38 in Downtown ClassicDerrick White scored a career-high 38 points for the second-best performance in University of Colorado Colorado Springs history to lead the Mountain Lions (14-6 / 11-5 RMAC) to an 84-75 victory against Colorado State-Pueblo (11-9 / 9-7 RMAC) tonight in the Second Annual Downtown Classic in the historic Colorado Springs City Auditorium.
February 5, 2014White Featured on This Week's RMAC Radio ShowUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs sophomore guard Derrick White was one of three featured guests on this week's edition of the RMAC Radio Show
February 1, 2014Mountain Lions Hold Off Cowboys for Fourth Straight WinThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs used an 18-3 run in the first half to take a 17-point lead in the opening half, and held off a late New Mexico Highlands rally for a 92-88 win against the Cowboys tonight in the Joe A. Wilson Complex.
January 31, 2014UCCS Wins 3rd Straight, 12th Overall, in 20-Point Victory at Western N.M.The University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's basketball (12-6 / 9-5 RMAC) continued one of its best seasons in program history with its 12th win in an 81-61 victory at Western New Mexico (1-16 / 1-13 RMAC) tonight at the WNMU Fieldhouse.
January 28, 2014Vote for the UCCS Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week. Voting will take place each week when the Mountain Lions are in action, and will take place throughout the UCCS Athletics social media platforms.
January 28, 2014Vote for the UCCS Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week. Voting will take place each week when the Mountain Lions are in action, and will take place throughout the UCCS Athletics social media platforms.
January 28, 2014Vote for the UCCS Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week. Voting will take place each week when the Mountain Lions are in action, and will take place throughout the UCCS Athletics social media platforms.
January 25, 2014Mountain Lions Win 11th Game of Season 92-82 Against EaglesDalton Patten recorded his second double-double of the season with 12 points and a game-high 10 rebounds, and was one of four Mountain Lions to score 10 or more points to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs to a 92-82 win against Chadron State (7-10 / 4-9 RMAC) tonight in the Gallogly Events Center.
January 24, 2014Strong Second Half Sends Mountain Lions to Win Against Black Hills StateTreShawn Wilford finished one rebound short of his first collegiate double-double and Derrick White came two points away from his career-high with 29 points as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs (10-6 / 7-5 RMAC) crused for an 81-52 win tonight against Black Hills State (7-9 / 5-7 RMAC) at the Gallogly Events Center.
January 22, 2014White Earns Third Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athlete of the Week AwardFor the third straight week, Derrick White of the University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's basketball team is the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athletic of the Week for Jan. 13-19.
January 21, 2014Vote for the UCCS Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week. Voting will take place each week when the Mountain Lions are in action, and will take place throughout the UCCS Athletics social media platforms.
January 21, 2014Vote for the UCCS Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week. Voting will take place each week when the Mountain Lions are in action, and will take place throughout the UCCS Athletics social media platforms.
January 21, 2014Vote for the UCCS Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week. Voting will take place each week when the Mountain Lions are in action, and will take place throughout the UCCS Athletics social media platforms.
January 18, 2014White Finishes with Double-Double in Shootout with ChristianDerrick White came within two assists of a triple double with 28 points, 10 rebounds and eight assists as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs (9-6 / 6-5 RMAC) fell 110-100 to Colorado Christian (10-5 / 8-3 RMAC) tonight in the Gallogly Events Center.
January 17, 2014White Leads Mountain Lions Against #13 OrediggersDerrick White led the University of Colorado Colorado Springs with 18 points and seven rebounds as the Mountain Lions (9-5 / 6-4 RMAC) dropped a 77-54 decision to No. 13 Colorado Mines (13-1 / 9-1 RMAC) tonight at the Gallogly Events Center.
January 15, 2014White Earns Second Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Player of the Week AwardWith 60 percent of the votes cast by fans, University of Colorado Colorado Springs sophomore guard Derrick White is the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athlete of the week for the Jan. 6-12 week.
January 14, 2014Vote for the UCCS Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week.
January 14, 2014Vote for the UCCS Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week.
January 10, 2014Mountain Lions Fall on Buzzer Beater at Colorado MesaAlex Welsh scored the go-ahead layup with five seconds left, but Colorado Mesa drove the length of the court for the buzzer-beating layup as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs (9-4 / 6-3 RMAC) fell 83-82 to Colorado Mesa (8-6 / 6-4 RMAC) tonight in Brownson Arena.
January 9, 2014UCCS Off to Best Start in Program History with 91-66 Win at Western StateThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's basketball team continued its offensive consistency with 56 percent from the field en route to a 91-66 win against Western State tonight in Paul Wright Gym.
January 8, 2014White Earns Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athlete of the WeekWith more than 70 percent of the online voting, University of Colorado Colorado Springs sophomore guard Derrick White is the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athlete of the Week for the Dec. 29-Jan. 4 week.
January 6, 2014Vote for the UCCS Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week.
January 6, 2014Vote for the UCCS Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week.
January 6, 2014White Earns RMAC Offensive Player of the Week AwardUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs sophomore guard Derrick White earned the RMAC Offensive Player of the Week award after leading the Mountain Lions to an 101-93 win at Colorado State-Pueblo on Saturday night.
January 4, 2014White Sets Blocked Shots Record in Win at PuebloDerrick White scored a game-high 27 points and blocked a program record six shots to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs (8-3 / 5-2 RMAC) to an 101-93 victory against Colorado State-Pueblo (6-5 / 4-3 RMAC) in Massari Arena.
January 4, 2014White Sets Blocked Shots Record in Win at PuebloDerrick White scored a game-high 27 points and blocked a program record six shots to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs (8-3 / 5-2 RMAC) to an 101-93 victory against Colorado State-Pueblo (6-5 / 4-3 RMAC) in Massari Arena.
December 21, 2013Welsh's Double-Double Leads Mountain Lions to VictoryAlex Welsh recorded his first double-double of the season and the fourth of his career with 21 points and 10 rebounds to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs (7-3 / 4-2 RMAC) to an 82-66 win against Western New Mexico (1-8 / 1-5 RMAC) tonight in the Gallogly Events Center.
December 20, 2013Billingsley Leads Balanced Scoring Effort in Win Against Cowboys Tim Billingsley led five Mountain Lions who scored in double figures with 17 points and the University of Colorado Colorado Springs shot 52 percent from the field as a team in a 92-75 win against New Mexico Highlands tonight in the Gallogly Events Center.
December 14, 2013White Scores Career-High 31 in Win at RegisDerrick White scored a career-high 31 points and Alex Welsh added 21 points as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs earned a 90-78 win at Regis tonight in Denver.
December 13, 2013Carter Scores Season-High at #6 RoadrunnersJordan Carter scored a season-high 11 points as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs dropped an 95-59 game to No. 6 Metro State tonight in the Auraria Events Center.
December 7, 2013Mountain Lions Win for First Time in Alamosa Since 2009The University of Colorado Colorado Springs took an early lead and Derrick White made a pair of free throws with 1.4 seconds left to secure the 97-93 win for the Mountain Lions (4-2 / 1-1 RMAC) tonight against Adams State (3-2 / 0-2 RMAC) in Plachy Hall.
December 6, 2013UCCS Starts Second Half Strong but Falls at Fort LewisDerrick White recorded his first collegiate double-double with 24 points and 11 rebounds as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs (3-2 / 0-1 RMAC) fell 87-75 to Fort Lewis (4-1 / 1-0 RMAC) tonight in Whalen Gymnasium.
November 23, 2013UCCS Moves to 3-1 on Strong ShootingThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's basketball team (3-1) shot 56 percent from the field and had five student-athletes finish with 10 or more points in a 95-70 victory against Northwest Nazarene (1-3) tonight at the Johnson Sports Center
November 16, 2013Mountain Lions Improve to 2-0 with Win Against PanhandleDalton Patten recorded his first collegiate double-double with 14 points and 12 rebounds and was one of four Mountain Lions to finish with 10 or more points as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs improved to 2-0 with an 87-71 victory against Oklahoma Panhandle State (0-3) tonight in the Gallogly Events Center.
November 8, 2013White Scores 26 in Final Exhibition TuneupDerrick White led the University of Colorado Colorado Springs for the second straight time in the exhibition season with 26 points as the Mountain Lions (0-2 exhibition) fell 99-70 to Colorado State (1-0) tonight in Moby Arena.
October 31, 2013Mountain Lions Rally But Fall Short at WyomingDown 26 points in the second half, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs rallied to make it a two-point game with 6.2 seconds remaining, but came on the short end of a 85-81 exhibition loss to the University of Wyoming at the Arena-Auditorium.
October 16, 2013Men Picked Ninth in RMAC Preseason PollThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's basketball team was picked to finish just outside the field for the conference preseason tournament with a ninth-place pick in the 2013-14 RMAC Preseason Coaches' Poll.
Visit our Facebook pageVisit the UCCS Mount Lion's Twitter pageVisit the UCCS Mountain Lions Youtube pageVisit UCCS Rss feeds