Starkey and Dervisevic finish scoring career highs
49ers return four starters who all earned all-league honors in 2010-11
Dan Monson will look to lead his team to its second straight Big West Conference title
2010-11 SEASON Played in 24 games, averaging 1.9 points and 0.3 rebounds per game ... Made 45.2 percent (14-of-31) shots and 50 percent (5-of-10) 3-pointers ... Came off the bench to score nine points, on 3-of-3 shooting from 3-point range, in just five minutes to spark LBSU to a win at Cal State Northridge ... Scored eight points on 3-of-3 shooting against Clemson in the Paradise Jam Tournament in St. Thomas, Virgin Islands ... Scored five points at Utah State and at UC Davis ... Added four points against Saint Peter's in the Paradise Jam Tournament ... Grabbed a season-best two rebounds vs. Clemson.
JUNIOR COLLEGE Named second-team National Junior College Athletic Association Division III All-America as a sophomore ... Earned Region 15 Player of the Year and first-team All-Region 15 honors ... Finished 20th in the NJCAA in scoring ... Averaged 20.8 points, 5.3 rebounds 2.3 assists and 1.5 steals per game, while making 45.6 percent of field goals, 35.3 percent of 3-pointers and 73.5 percent of free throws ... Finished fourth in Region 15 in scoring, while also finishing fourth in free throw percentage, 18th in field goal percentage, seventh in 3-point field goal percentage, 22nd in rebounds and 21st in steals (1.5 spg) ... Named to the Region 15 All-Tournament Team after averaging 23 points per game, while leading FIT to the championship game ... Scored 25 points in the quarterfinals in an 89-71 win, 23 points in the semifinals in a 83-66 win and 21 points in the championship game in a 98-81 loss ... Scored in double-digits in all 29 games as a sophomore, while totaling 18 20-plus point games and two 30-plus point games ... Scored a career-high 32 points ... Made a career-best six 3-pointers three times and five 3-pointers four times ... As a freshman, averaged 12 points per game for a team that finished 28-2 ... Scored in double-digits 19 times and had two games with five 3-pointers ... Junior college coach was Michael Kerr.
HIGH SCHOOL Graduated from Upper Room Christian High School in Brentwood, N.Y., where he averaged 25 points, seven rebounds and three steals per game ... Named league's MVP ... High school coach was Michael Anderson.
MAJOR Africana Studies
Points: 9 at Cal State Northridge, 2/12/11
Rebounds: 2 vs. Clemson, 11/19/10
Assists: 1 on four occasions (MR: 2/26/11)
Steals: 1 at Washington, 11/30/10
Blocks: 1 at Washington, 11/30/10
3-FG Made: 3 at Cal State Northridge, 2/12/11
FG Made: 3 on two occasions (MR: 2/12/11)
FT Made: 2 3 at Utah State, 12/7/10