UALR M Basketball BIO
20 Matt Mouzy
2008-09 (As a Sophomore): Played in all 31 games with 18 starts as a sophomore, averaging 10.1 points per game while leading the Trojans in made three pointers (73), three-point shooting (38.2 percent) and steals (36) ... Ranked fourth in the Sun Belt Conference in made three pointers per game average (2.35), eighth in steals per game (1.16) and 11th in three-point shooting ... His three pointers per game average placed him 116th in the nation in the final NCAA standings ... Also ranked 27th in the Sun Belt in minutes per game (28.71) ... Scored in double figures 16 times on the year, including 11 of the team's first 13 contests, with the Trojans going 14-2 when he scored 10-or-more points ... Led the Trojans in scoring seven times, including four of the team's first five games, with a pair of 20-point performances ... Scored 15-or-more points in each of the first five games of the season, culminating with a 21-point effort against Loyola Marymount (Nov. 29) ... Went 8-of-12 from the field and 5-of-8 from beyond the arc against LMU, and scored 19 of his 21 points in the first half ... Led the team with 15 points in UALR's 71-69 win over Creighton (Nov. 25), scoring 11 second-half points while going 3-for-5 from downtown ... Hit three-or-more three pointers in 14 games with a season-high five against LMU and Florida International (Jan. 31) ... Scored a season-high 23 points in the win at FIU, going 6-of-10 from the field, 6-of-6 at the foul line and 5-of-7 from three-point range in just 21 minutes of action ... UALR closed out the first half against the Golden Panthers on a 13-0 run, with Mouzy scoring 11 of those points off 4-for-4 shooting - with three treys ... Played a career-high 39 minutes against Denver in the quarterfinals of the Sun Belt Tournament (March 8) ... Ranked second on the team in field goals made (108) and attempted (270) ... Established a new career high with four steals at North Texas (Feb. 21) and grabbed five rebounds against both Memphis (Dec. 17) and WKU (Feb. 19) ... Converted 25-of-33 trips to the foul line (75.8 percent) ... Averaged 2.1 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game.
2007-08 (As a Freshman): Saw action in 18 games as a true freshman, averaging 4.6 points per game over 9.2 minutes ... Ranked third on the team with 21 made three pointers, shooting 42.9 percent from beyond the arc (21-of-49) ... Took on a larger role as the season progressed, averaging 5.5 points over 10 conference games ... In addition to his scoring average, he also saw his shooting percentages rise in league play ... Shot 52.6 percent from the field in Sun Belt action, and 44.8 percent from three-point range (13-of-29) ... Saw a season-high 21 minutes off the bench against North Texas (Feb. 9), fueling the Trojans' 84-82 victory by tying for the team lead with a season-high 17-point performance - previous scoring high was just six points ... Added season highs of two assists and two steals against the Mean Green, while going 6-of-9 from the field and 3-of-5 from three-point range ... Also tied for team high scoring honors against WKU in the Sun Belt Tournament (March 10), finishing with 12 points off 4-of-9 shooting from long range ... Scored eight points in the 59-55 win at ULM in the regular-season finale (March 1), hitting two three pointers as part of a crucial 12-2 second half run which put UALR on top for good ... Made his UALR debut against UT Arlington (Nov. 18) and made the first shot of his career (a three pointer).
Nettleton HS: Earned All-State honors as a senior after averaging 23.5 points, four steals, three assists, two blocks and two rebounds per game ... Named most valuable player at two regular-season tournaments during his senior campaign ... A three-time all-conference selection who led the Raiders in scoring three-consecutive years ... Averaged 17.3 points, three assists and two steals per game as a junior ... Named rookie of the year as a sophomore after averaging 13 points, three steals and two assists per game ... Led the Raiders to championships at the Medallion Classic and the Pre-Holiday Tournament ... Played under head coach Mark McCord.
Personal: Full name is Matthew Mark Mouzy ... Born Sept. 11, 1988 in Fort Worth, Texas ... Son of Mark and Robin Mouzy ... Has one sister, Mallory ... Played seven years of AAU ball for the Dream Team, one year for the Arkansas Hawks and two years for the Arkansas Extreme ... At 15, he earned All-America honors and helped his team to a fifth-place national finish (BCI) ... A business major.