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#24 Ryan Tillema
Position: G
Height: 6'8"
Weight: 215
Year: Senior
Hometown: Randolph, Wis.

GREEN BAY CAREER
Has played in 88 games, making 75 starts, over three seasons ... averaging 10.0 points and 3.6 rebounds a game in his three years for Green Bay ... is in the top 10 in school history for free throw percentage (.811) ... just 120 points shy of becoming a 1,000-point scorer, something achieved by just 20 players in Phoenix history ... 41 double-digit scoring games, including two in which he eclipsed 30 points ... joined Mike Schachtner on the Division I-AAA All-Scholar Team, making Green Bay the only school with two players on the 10-man team ... was named to Green Bay Athletics' Student-Athlete Advisory Committee for 2008-09

AS A JUNIOR
Played in every game for the Phoenix last season and was on the floor for 26.6 minutes per contest ... averaged a career-best 12.5 points per game, a figure that ranked 15th in the league ... ranked fourth in the circuit in free throw percentage (.822), seventh in field goal percentage (.513), seventh in 3-point percentage and ninth in 3-pointers per game (1.8) ... had two 30-plus point games ... scored a career-high 33 points against Northern Illinois by connecting on five 3-point attempts and making good on 12-of-14 from the charity stripe ... added a season-high eight rebounds against the Huskies ... was named Horizon League Player of the Week following that performance ... just missed tying his career high by scoring 32 points in a key league game against UIC Feb. 28 ... made 8-of-12 3-point attempts and was 11 of 17 from the floor ... scored double figures in each of the last nine games of the season and averaged 14.8 points per game during that stretch ... named Horizon League Male Scholar-Athlete of the Month in January

AS A SOPHOMORE
Played in 27 games, starting 18 times ... averaged 8.6 points and 3.3 rebounds per outing ... led the team and ranked eighth in the Horizon League with an average of 1.7 3-pointers made per game ... notched season highs with 22 points and seven rebounds vs. Youngstown State in the second round of the Horizon League Tournament ... hit four 3-pointers on his way to 17 points at Northern Illinois on Feb. 17 ... tallied 15 points on five 3-pointers in a win at UIC Feb. 14 ... posted 18 points at Detroit Feb. 1 ... missed six games from Nov. 21 through Dec. 12 while battling mononucleosis ... returned from four-week absence to come off the bench and score 14 points and hand out a career-high four assists vs. South Dakota State Dec. 16 ... scored 14 points in the season opener at Oakland Nov. 12

AS A FRESHMAN
Averaged 8.7 points and 3.7 boards per contest as a true freshman ... ranked eighth in the league with an average of 1.8 3-pointers made per game ... tallied 22 points, including six 3-pointers, vs. UIC March 3 ... scored season-best 23 points on 8-of-10 shooting and had nine rebounds at Cleveland State Feb. 25 ... hit five 3-pointers en route to 21 points and added four assists vs. Youngstown State Feb. 11 ... totaled 20 points on 8-of-13 shooting at Butler Feb. 2 ... scored 19 and grabbed career-high nine rebounds at Illinois State Dec. 3 ... burst onto the collegiate scene with 18 points on six first-half treys in the season-opening win over UNC Greensboro ... the point total was the second-most ever by a Phoenix freshman in his debut

HIGH SCHOOL CAREER
Two-time first-team all-state selection ... first Phoenix player with first-team all-state prep credentials in more than a decade ... helped Randolph to four WIAA Division 4 state titles with a four-year prep record of 101-6 ... is the only player in Wisconsin boys basketball history to be a member of four state championship teams ... was a two-time Trailways North Conference MVP ... placed third at the state track and field meet in the high jump ... was a member of the National Honor Society ... was a prep teammate of former Wisconsin center Greg Stiemsma ... high school coach was Bob Haffele

PERSONAL
Full name is Ryan Robert Tillema ... the son of June and Bob Tillema ... has two younger brothers, Dan (19) and Tyler (17) ... Dan plays basketball at UW Oshkosh ... is a business administration major

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