#1 Dermaine Crockrell
|HOMETOWN||Mesa, Ariz. (Scottsdale CC)|
2012-13 (Senior): A Second Team All-NSIC selction, Crockrell led team in scoring with 14.6 points per game, which stood 13th in the NSIC. He also guided the squad with 3.1 assists per game (13th in the league). The Mesa, Ariz. native scored in double figures in all but two games in 2012-13, which includes five contests with 20-or-more points. He posted a career-high 29 points in an 82-74 upset victory of then-No. 5 Minnesota State University, Mankato on the road Feb. 8. Crockrell ranks fourth in the league with 34.2 minutes per game and 10th in assist/turnover ratio with a 1.28 mark. He pulled down rebounds at a 3.7 per game clip to rank fourth on the team, while his 32 steals this season is third on the squad.
In league games only, Crockrell posted 15.2 points per game to sit 11th in the conference, while his 3.1 assists per contest was good for 13th in the NSIC. His 1.17 assist/turnover ratio finished 10th. In the 22-game schedule, he averaged 34.86 minutes per game to rank third in the league.
In just two seasons at BSU, Crockrell racked up 665 points to average 13.6 points per game. He had 87 career assists and a 1.3 assist/turnover ratio.
2011-12 (Junior): Crockrell was an impact player the moment he stepped onto the court for BSU with his quickness, offensive production and defensive ability and earned 2011-12 NSIC Newcomer of the Year honors for his efforts... Averaged 12.2 points, 4.5 rebounds and 1.7 assists per game and shot 50.3 percent from the field and 44.8 percent from beyond the arc... Played in his first game Dec. 16 and scored 10 points, but followed that with 21 in his second game in the green and white... Overall he posted four 20-point performances (season-high 27 at Minnesota Duluth Feb. 4) and finished the conference season second on the team and 23rd in the NSIC in scoring with 12.7 points per game... Named NSIC Player of the Week Feb. 6 after his performance at UMD, which included a 10-for-15 (66.7%) shooting night, six assists and four rebounds... Added 4.4 rebounds, 1.8 assists and 1.1 steals in 31.9 minutes per game in conference action and shot 52.1 percent from the field to rank 15th in the league and posted a 44.0 percent clip from beyond the arc that ranked ninth in the conference... Scored 23 points on 72.7 percent shooting from the field, 66.7 percent shooting (4-for-6) from 3-point land and added five rebounds in the 94-84 Feb. 25 victory against No. 22 Winona State to secure the NSIC Regular Season Championship.
Pre-BSU: Crockrell earned Third-Team Division II All-American honors last season for Scottsdale Community College, averaging 18.7 points per game for the Fighting Artichokes... His point total led the team and ranked 36th in the nation, guiding SCC to a 14-15 overall record and to the first round of the district playoffs... He averaged 4.8 rebounds per game, adding 2.8 assists, 1.1 steal and 0.8 block per contest... The Mesa, Ariz. native shot 49 percent from field, 39 percent from beyond the arc and owned a 72 percent clip from the charity stripe... Crockrell recorded double-figures in points 20 times during the 2010-11 season and had two double-doubles, scoring 18 points and adding 10 rebounds both times... Averaged 22 points and 5.1 rebounds during a seven-game stretch Nov. 17-Dec. 16... Scored a season-high 31 points on 11-of-18 (61.1%) field goal shooting in a 105-80 victory against Central Arizona College Dec. 1.
Personal: He is the son of Tammy Crockrell... Born August 28, 1989... Plans to major in sport management with a minor in business.