UALR M Basketball BIO
22 Solomon Bozeman

2009-10 (As a Junior):
Started all 30 games in his first season at UALR, leading the Trojans in scoring, assists and steals ... Ranked 12th in the Sun Belt Conference in scoring at 14.3 points per game, and fifth in assists (4.1) ... Also finished in the top 10 in the SBC with an .817 free-throw percentage and a 1.6 assist-to-turnover ratio, ranking seventh in both categories ... Ended the year with 156 made free throws, which placed him third on UALR's all-time single-season list and tied him for 68th nationally ... Scored in double figures 24 times, including the first 11 contests of the season, and led the team in scoring on 18 occasions ... Had six 20-point performances, scoring a season-high 23 points against Memphis (Dec. 12) and Troy (Feb. 25) ... Reached 20 points for the first time as a Trojan against Cal Poly (Nov. 28), totaling 22 points by going 3-of-5 from three-point range and 9-of-10 at the foul line ... Led all players with 23 points against Memphis off a 9-of-18 shooting performance ... Went 8-of-12 from the field against Florida Atlantic (Jan. 21) on his way to a 21-point effort ... Matched his personal best with 23 points against Troy, connecting on 7-of-11 from the field and 4-of-7 from beyond the arc ... The four made three pointers against Troy tied his personal high, previously set against Tulsa (Nov. 17) ... Totaled five-or-more assists on 12 occasions, including a season-high 10 assists against New Orleans (Jan. 14) ... Logged a season-high 41 minutes against the Privateers, finishing with 10 assists against zero turnovers ... Averaged 2.9 rebounds on the year, grabbing a season-high seven boards against Louisiana-Lafayette (Jan. 16) and Denver (Jan. 28) ... Made nine-or-more free throws on eight occasions, including a season-high 11 free throws against UNO (Feb. 27) ... Went 10-for-11 at the charity stripe against Missouri State (Dec. 2) ... Averaged 13.9 points (11th in SBC) and 4.2 assists (6th in SBC) per game in league play, while raising his assist-to-turnover ratio to 1.9 ... Played a team-high 32.6 minutes per game.

2008-09: Sat out the season in accordance with NCAA rules after transferring to UALR from the University of South Florida ... Has two years of eligibility remaining.

At South Florida: Played two seasons at the University of South Florida, averaging 7.3 points and 2.5 assists per game for the Bulls ... Played in all 30 games with 24 starts as a true freshman at USF, averaging 9.6 points and 3.5 assists while playing 30.6 minutes a game ... Ended the year ranked 16th in the nation and second in the BIG EAST Conference with an .884 free-throw percentage ... Converted 130 of 147 foul shots on the year, including 28 straight over one stretch ... His .884 free-throw percentage was the second-best single-season mark in school history ... Scored in double figures 12 times that season, including a career-high 24 points against Bethune Cookman (12-31-06) ... Tallied 23 points against Buffalo in the season opener (11-13-06) to establish a new school record for points in a freshman's debut ... Dished out a career-high nine assists against South Carolina State (11-17-06) ... Went 15-of-16 at the foul line against Stetson (11-27-06), and a perfect 10-for-10 against East Carolina (12-9-06) ... Collected a career-high seven rebounds against Stetson ... Played in all 31 games with three starts as a sophomore ... Averaged 5.1 points and 1.5 assists over 18.6 minutes a game ... Scored a season-high 19 points in the opener against Cleveland State (11-9-07), going 5-of-7 from three-point range ... Totaled 17 points, four assists and four steals against Florida Atlantic (11-17-07) ... Left USF as the program's all-time leader in free-throw shooting at 87.9 percent (167-of-190).

High School: Earned Class 4A All-State and All-Arkansas accolades from the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette as a senior at Magnolia High School after averaging 28.5 points, 3.3 assists and 3.0 steals per game ... Led Magnolia to a 23-6 record and a spot in the championship game of the state tournament that year ... Averaged 34.0 points per game during the postseason, earning All-Tournament honors in the process ... Played his junior season at Oxford (Miss.) High School where he averaged 25.1 points, 6.6 assists, 4.9 rebounds and 1.9 steals per game ... Received district most valuable player honors and was named the Oxford Eagle Player of the Year for the 2004-05 season.

Personal: Born Dec. 18, 1987 in Little Rock ... Son of Eric and Felicia Bozeman ... Father is the head men's basketball coach at Southern Arkansas and served as an assistant coach under Rod Barnes at Ole Miss for seven seasons ... Has one brother, Jeremiah ... Originally committed to Ole Miss ... Majoring in health science.

Position: Guard
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 183
Year: Senior
Hometown: Magnolia, Ark.
High School: Magnolia HS
Other College: South Florida
Experience: 1 Letter
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