#5 Jacob Arnett
|HOMETOWN (LAST SCHOOL)||Memphis, Tenn. (Tipton-Rosemark)|
2010-11 (Sophomore): Averaged 3.4 points, 2.3 assists, and 1.9 rebounds per game…Played in 30 games, starting 22…Had a 1.8 assist-to-turnover ratio (68-to-38)…Scored in double-figures twice scoring 12 points against North Florida (Jan. 10) and ETSU (Feb. 19)…After Christmas, Lipscomb was 0-6 when Arnett had no assists…Was 20-of-23 from the free throw line (87.0 percent)…Atlantic Sun Games…Averaged 4.3 points, 2.3 assists, and 2.3 rebounds in conference action…Was 15-of-16 from the free throw line…Hit jumper as time expired against ETSU (Feb. 19) to force overtime…Had a 2.5 assist-to-turnover in the final ten games of the season (35-to-14)…Had a season-high seven assists against Florida Gulf Coast (Jan. 30)
2009-10 Season (RS Freshman): Named to the Atlantic Sun All-Academic Team … Saw action in 29 games, making seven starts … Averaged 2.7 points, 2.3 rebounds and 2.4 assists per game … Averaged 18.6 minutes per game … Connected on 25-of-80 (31.3%) field goals … Went a perfect 4-for-4 from the field to finish with eight points and three rebounds in win over Oakland City on Dec. 12 … Scored first points of collegiate career against Tennessee Tech on Nov. 19 … Atlantic Sun Games … Averaged 3.1 points, 2.6 rebounds and 2.6 assists per game in 20 conference games … Started six conference games … Recorded 7 points, 4 assists and three rebounds against ETSU on Jan. 21 … Set season-highs in points (13), field goals made (6) and field goals attempted (10) in 33 minutes of action vs. Jacksonville … Averaged 5.3 points, 4.8 assists and 3.7 rebounds per game in final six regular season games … Minutes increased towards the end of the season.
2008-09 Season: Red shirt
High School: Averaged 24 points per game as a senior at Tipton-Rosemark Academy in Millington, Tenn. … Selected to the Tennessee Sports Writers Association All-State Team …. Led Tipton-Rosemark to a 22-11 record and the Division II Class A state championship game held in Lipscomb’s Allen Arena …. Scored 29 points in the semifinal game and 30 points in the championship …. Named to the “Best of the Preps” Private School team by the Memphis Commercial Appeal … Played his freshmen and sophomore years at Bolton High School in Arlington, Tenn. … To comply with transfer regulations, he did not play on the varsity squad his junior year after transferring to Tipton-Rosemark … Started all three years of varsity eligibility … Named to the All-Region team his sophomore and senior years … Coached by Dan Martin at Tipton-Rosemark … member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes…. Played on the M33MBallerz AAU team coached by Mike Miller of the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Personal: Son of Carey and Dana Arnett … Has one older brother, Jordan, and one younger sister, Joanna …. Born October 4, 1989 … Major is undeclared ... Also played baseball in high school.