#41 Sergej Baskow

HOMETOWN Ludwigsburg, Germany

Bemidji State (2008-09): Played in just six games, four as a starter, before suffering a season-ending knee injury…Averaged 8.2 points and 5.2 rebounds per game with a .500 shooting percentage…Scored 10 or more points in four of his six games…Earned a medial redshirt.

Bemidji State (2007-08): Played in 25 of 27 games earning five starts last winter for the Beavers...was fifth on the team averaging 7.4 ppg and was second among his teammates with 3.8 rpg in 15.3 minutes per game...He was second among his teammates in field goal percentage shooting .476 (70-147) and third in block shots with fifteen block shots on the season (0.6 b/g)...Baskow netted a career-high 18 points versus the University of Mary (1/12/08) on 3-of-4 from the field and 11-of-13 from the free-throw line...the eleven made free-throws was a career-high...he led the team in scoring on four occasions...he was one of three players to record double-digit rebounds.

Bemidji State (2006-07): Was one of four players to appear in all 28 games while earning 18 starts last winter for the Beavers...played 19.4 minutes per contest 5.9 points per contest while pulling down 3.6 rebounds...from the field he was 63-for-172, shooting .366 from the field...in his very first game wearing the green and white he scored a career-high 12 points agasint Minnesota Duluth (11/15/06)...he tied his career-high in points on two other occcasions throughout the year...he recorded his first double-double of his career on 12/08/06 against Concordia-St. Paul when he netted 12 points and pulled down a career-high 13 rebounds...he led the Beavers in rebounds six times.

Previous to Bemidji State: Played last season for the Bremen Roosters of Ludwigsburg, Germany...He averaged 3.1 points and 2.9 rebounds per game while shooting .459 from the floor and .444 form behind the arc...Posted highs of 12 points and eight rebounds in 99-90 win over Braunschwieg (2/22/06)...has also participated as a member of Team Baden-Wuettenberg...Helped lead his team to a U-20 German Championship and a pair of U-18 third place finishes...was invited to try out for the German National Team.

Personal: Born to Slava and Katherina Baskow May, 30, 1986, the native of Kazakhstan calls Ludwigsburg, Germany home...He becomes the second international student to be a member of the Bemidji State men’s basketball team...he follows Manuel Guzman who hailed from the Dominican Republic...Baskow is a sport management major at BSU.