#15 Burke Lendl
|HOMETOWN||St. Michael, Minn. (Rogers HS)|
Bemidji State (2009-10): Played in 24 games, starting nine, becoming a regular starter in the final eight contests of the season…Averaged 18.8 minutes per game, posting 4.0 points and 3.3 rebounds per game…Scored a season-high 17 points against Finlandia University Feb. 16 on 5-of-6 shooting from the field and 5-of-6 from the free throw line…Shot 10-for-20 (50.0%) from three-point land…Had season-high 10 rebounds versus Concordia-St. Paul Feb. 5.
Rogers High School Career: Lendl is a three-time letter winner for the Rogers Royals basketball program leading his team to a 18-12 record, a section 5AAA championship and a trip to the 2008-09 Minnesota State Boys High School Basketball Tournament. He averaged 11.3 points per game and 7.7 rebounds per game while shooting 42.8-percent from the floor (95-222) with 26 blocked shots. Lendl also has three-point range as he knocked down 47 three-pointers during his career. Garnering nearly 400 rebounds during his high school career, Lendl received the Rogers H.S. team award “King of the Boards” after pulling down 185 rebounds (33-152-185) during his senior season. He had 34 double-digit scoring games including seven 20-point games with a career-high 28 points in a 72-59 win over Cambridge-Isanti on Feb. 19, 2008. He also had seven double-doubles during his final two season and grabbed a career-high 15 rebounds in a 69-68 win over Princeton on Jan. 12, 2008. Lendl was awarded the Outstanding Achievement Award for basketball at Rogers High School. He has also been active in the club circuit as a member of the Howard Pulley AAU program. He is also active off the court as he is a member of DECA, which is an association of high school and college students studying marketing, management and entrepreneurship in business, finance, hospitality and marketing sales and service.
Personal: The son of Jay and Tanya Lendl...Born May 11, 1991 in Robbinsdale, Minn...Undecided on a major at BSU...Lists Mario Party and softball as interests.