#31 Michael Teller
|HOMETOWN (LAST SCHOOL)||Lafayette, Ind. (McCutcheon HS)|
2009-10 Season (Junior): Named to the Atlantic Sun All-Academic Team … Played in all 30 games, including 17 starts … Averaged 5.2 points, 3.2 rebounds and 1.1 assists per game … Scored in double figures four times … Pulled down at least six rebounds in five different games … Scored 13 points on 5-of-11 shooting against Tennessee Tech on Nov. 19 … Scored 11 points in 25 minutes against Ohio State in Columbus (Nov. 24) … Dished out a season-high five assists vs. Campbell … Atlantic Sun Games ... Played in all 20 conference games, making 11 starts … Averaged 4.7 points, 3.4 rebounds and 1.3 assists in conference play … Scored a season-high 16 points on 6-of-10 shooting including 4-of-5 from behind the arc vs. ETSU on Jan. 21 … Scored 14 points and pulled down five rebounds in win at Belmont Averaged 21.6 minutes per game in league play.
2008-09 Season (Sophomore): Averaged 8.3 points, 5.0 rebounds, and 2.0 assists per game … played in all 31 games, starting 26 … averaged 28.9 minutes per game … fifth on the team for scoring, third on the team for assists, and third on the team for rebounding … scored a season high 20 points against USC Upstate (Feb. 14) … scored in double figures ten times … had a double-double (10 pts, 10 reb) at North Florida (Dec. 4) … had four games with four or more 3-pointers … had five games with three or more steals including a season high seven versus USC Upstate (Feb. 14) … had ten rebounds twice (at North Florida Dec. 4; vs. Mercer Jan. 24) … had a season high five assists three times … led Lipscomb in scoring twice … led Lipscomb in rebounding six times … led Lipscomb in assists six times … led Lipscomb in steals ten times … had an assist-to-turnover ratio of 2.17 (63 assists/29 turnovers) … ranked 19th in the Atlantic Sun for rebounding (5.0) … ranked 14th in the Atlantic Sun for steals (1.42) … ranked 13th in the Atlantic Sun for 3-point field goal percentage (.355) … ranked 12th in the Atlantic Sun for 3-pointers made per game (1.9). Atlantic Sun Games: Averaged 7.5 points, 5.1 rebounds, and 2.4 assists per game … played in 20 games, starting 19 while averaging 29.0 minutes per game … shot .369 from the 3-point line … had an assist-to-turnover ratio of 2.67 (48 assists/18 turnovers) … ranked 17th in the Atlantic Sun for rebounding (5.1) … ranked 12th in the Atlantic Sun for 3-point field goal percentage (.369) … ranked 12th in the Atlantic Sun for 3-pointers made per game (1.9)
2007-2008 Season: Medical red shirt
2006-2007 Season (Freshman): Played in all 31 games, all in a reserve role. ...Twice scored a season-and-career high 17 points (against Kennesaw State Jan. 25 and at Campbell Feb. 15. ...Led team in scoring against Kennesaw State Jan. 25. Scored in double figures five times...Led team in rebounds four times with seven at Evansville Dec. 16, six at Alabama Dec. 29, 10 against Kennesaw State Jan. 25 and against Campbell Feb, 15. ...Tied for rebound lead Jan. 20 at Campbell with five. ...Finished 13th in the Atlantic Sun in 3-point field goals made with 27, an average of 1.50 per game, in conference games only. ...Finished the regular season on a hot streak hitting 37 percent of his 3-point attempts in the final five games. ...Twice hit a season-high five 3-pointers (against Kennesaw State Jan. 25 and vs. Campbell Feb. 15. ...Recorded season highs for both field goal attempts (13) and 3-point field goal attempts (12) vs. Campbell Feb. 15. ...Posted a season high four steals against Stetson Jan. 7. ...Recorded his first career double-double with 19 points and 10 rebounds against Kennesaw State Jan. 25.
High School: Named Lafayette Journal and Courier "Big School Player of the Year", receiving six-out-of-eight first place votes. ...Leading scorer and rebounder for McCutcheon last season with 18.5 points and 7.3 rebounds per game. ...McCutcheon won the Lafayette Sectional last season and the Hoosier Crossroads Conference winner in 2005. ...Scored 1,053 points in three seasons, fifth all-time in school history. ...Lettered three years in basketball, two years in baseball. ...Team MVP in 2004, 2005 and 2006. ...Served as team captain in 2005 and 2006. ... All-District selection in 2005 and 2006. ...All-Conference pick in 2004, 2005 and 2006. ....In 2005 he was a Junior All-Star and a Underclass All-State selection. ... 2005 All-Area First Team. ... 2006 Hoosier Basketball Magazine All -State Second Team. ... 2005 Journal and Courier Classic MVP. ...A 2005 Top 100 selection. ... A 2006 Top 40 pick. ...First Team All-Academic All-State selection. ...Four-year member on the school's Academic Wall of Fame. ...Four-year member of the choir ...Participated in the Rotary Speaks program. ..Member of the Hoosier Crossroads Conference Athletic Leadership Council.
Personal: Son of Linda and Bill Teller ... has a sister Megan who is a freshman on the Lipscomb softball team ... Plans to attend pharmacy school.