Josh Sewell

Josh Sewell

Player Profile


Louisville, Ky.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 198


Updated April 2012

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Points: 20 vs. Ball State, 2-1-11
Rebounds: 11 at Saginaw Valley, 11-21-11
Assists: 3, twice, last at Western Michigan, 1-28-12
Steals: 3 vs. Wright State, 12-10-11
Blocked Shots: 2 at Ohio, 1-21-12
Minutes: 38 vs. Kent State, 2-16-11

2011-12: Played in 29 of Miami's 30 games, making 13 starts ... scored in double figures in six games ... notched a season-high 18 points in Miami's win over William & Mary (12/29) ... was 4-of-6 from 3-point range against the Tribe ... sunk the go-ahead 3-pointer against William & Mary ... knocked down three or more triples in three games ... amassed a career-high 11 rebounds at Saginaw Valley (11/21) and posted his first career double-double adding 12 points ... had a key tip-in late in the game to help spur Miami to a win over Belmont (12/17) ... had career highs of three assists at Xavier (11/18) and at Western Michigan (1/28) ... tallied a career-most three steals against Wright State (12/10) and had a career-high two blocked shots at Ohio (1/21) ... ranked eighth among MAC statistical leaders in 3-point field goal percentage (.388) on the season ... in MAC-only games, ranked fifth among league leaders in 3-point field goal percentage (.417) ... averaged 6.3 ppg for the season and 4.9 ppg in MAC-only play.

2010-11: Played in 31 of Miami's 33 games, making two starts ... saw action in all but one of Miami's MAC games and made one start in league action ... made his first career start at James Madison (2/19) ... also started the following game at Akron (2/23) ... scored a career-high 20 points against Ball State (2/1), his first double-figure scoring effort of the season ... went 7-for-9 from the field, including 3-for-4 from 3-point range against BSU ... also sunk 3-of-4 free throws against the Cardinals ... scored in double figures four times during the season, all during a seven-game stretch ... played a career-high 38 minutes against Kent State (2/16) and sunk 9-of-10 free throws against the Golden Flashes ... recorded a season-high of three rebounds four times ... notched a career-high two assists at Toledo (2/12) and posted a season-high two steals against Saginaw Valley State (12/7) ... averaged 3.1 ppg and 1.0 rpg ... in MAC play, averaged 4.1 ppg and 1.3 rpg while shooting 48.7 percent from the field and 85.7 percent from the free-throw line ... shot 41.3 percent from the field for the season.

HIGH SCHOOL: Runner-up for Mr. Kentucky Basketball ... two-time all-state selection, earning first-team honors as a senior and third-team recognition as a junior ... captured the most votes of any player on the first-team all-state list in 2010 ... Trinity High School's all-time leading scorer, amassing 1,485 career points ... played his senior season with a broken thumb ... tabbed the region Player of the Year as a senior ... a three-time all-region selection ... helped the Shamrocks to three 20-win seasons, ranking 16th in the state in 2009 with a 22-8 mark and ranking first in 2010 with a 26-4 record ... averaged 20.0 ppg, 6.0 rpg and 2.0 apg as a senior and 15.2 ppg and 7.0 rpg as a junior for Trinity ... was the first player to earn MVP honors in all three major tournaments ... a four-year letterwinner, serving as team captain twice.

PERSONAL: Born in March 1992 ... son of Donna Sewell ... majoring in marketing.

20 Ball State (2/1/11)

11/21/11 at Saginaw Valley (12 pts, 11 rebs)