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Matt Kiefer
Matt Kiefer

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Evansville, Ind.

High School:
Mater Dei

Height / Weight:
6-10 / 233

Position:
Forward



Junior Season (2004-05)
>Appeared in 26 games with 22 starts.
>Averaged 9.0 points and 4.9 rebounds in 24.5 minutes per game.
>Scored in double figures in nine outings.
>Missed two games after tearing the meniscus in his right knee.
>Led team in points and rebounds in five different contests.
>Scored over 17 points in five outings.
>Ranked third on the team in rebounding and fourth in scoring.
>Named Academic All-Big Ten.

Sophomore Season (2003-2004)
>Appeared in 28 games with 16 starts.
>Academic All-Big Ten selection.
>Scored in double figures in four games.
>Averaged 6.5 points, 3.4 rebounds and 21.0 minutes per game.
>Shot 47.6 percent from the field and had a team- high 23 blocked shots.
>Scored a career-high 23 points against IPFW.

Freshman Season (2002-03)
>Appeared in 30 games with six starts.
>Finished eight on the freshman field goal percentage list after shooting 49.3 percent from the floor.
>Averaged 3.5 points and 3.0 rebounds per game.
>Ranked second on the team in blocks (13) and fifth in assists (28).
>Averaged 15.4 minutes per outing.

High School (Mater Dei)
>Averaged 21.0 points, 11.5 rebounds, 3.5 blocks and 4.0 assists per game as a senior.
>Senior class valedictorian.
>Selected to the Indiana All-Star team, first team all-state, all-city, academic all-city and a top-100 finalist for the McDonald's All-Star game his senior season.
>Won three sectionals, two regionals and one semistate during high school career.
>Mater Dei was 2001 2A state runner-up.
>Averaged 17.6 points, 9.8 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 3.0 blocks per game.
>Named Indiana Junior All-Star, second-team all-state, all-city and All-SIAC his junior season.

Personal
>Has one brother, John; and two sisters, Melissa and Jessica.

Full Name
Matthew Martin Kiefer

Major
Chemical engineering

Birth Date
April 22, 1983

Parents' Names
Jane Ann and Howard Kiefer