| Biography - Andre Heard / Men's Basketball|
On Heard: Leading scorer from 2004-05... athletic guard who can play on perimeter and drive to basket... left-handed shooter.
Junior Season (2004-05): Played in 29 games with 27 starts...averaged
14.3 points , 4.5 rebounds, 2.6 assists, and 2.0 steals in 35.6
minutes... America East second team all-star... led league in
steals , was seventh in free throw percentage and ninth in scoring...
top 20 in America East in six categories... led the team in scoring,
assists, and steals and was tied for second in rebounds... scored
in double figures 22 times including a season-high 32 against
Colgate... led BU in scoring 17 times and in rebounds four times...
had seven or more rebounds six times including a season-high
nine against Vermont... had five or more assists four times with
a season-high of seven, both coming against Albany... made four
Freshman Season (2002-03): Averaged 6.7 points and 3.1 rebounds for Redlands ... Team went 30-5 and captured the NJCAA Championship ... Added 3.2 assists and 2.7 steals per game.
High School: Four-year standout for John Marshall High in Oklahoma City ... Led team to four straight league championships ... State Player of Year as senior after averaging 20.9 points, 10 rebounds and 3.3 assists ... Shot 67% from floor including 47% from three-point range ... Was listed among Top 100 Players to Watch ... Named All-City Conference Player of Year ... Selected to participate in prestigious Faith 7 game, which pits top scholastic players from Oklahoma against their counterparts from Texas ... Scored 18 points in that game ... All-state honoree as junior after leading John Marshall to 2000 state championship.
Personal: Born May 5, 1983 ... Parents are Walter and Cozetta Heard ... Brother Tony played for associate head coach Lawrence Brenneman and alongside assistant coach Marlon Sears at Seward County CC ... Majoring in human development.