34 Leland Anderson
    Leland Anderson

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Attleboro, Mass.

    High School:
    Attleboro

    Last College:
    Michigan

    Height / Weight:
    6-8 / 245

    Position:
    Forward

    Birthdate:
    12/31/1979


    2001-02: Played in his first game as a Friar and scored two points in nine minutes against Siena (11/16/01)...Scored five points and registered four rebounds against Brown (11/28/01)...Scored 10 points and was 6-6 from the free-throw line in the second half against Boston University (12/22/01)...Recorded seven points and three assists against Morgan State (12/27/01)...Played 17 minutes and scored four points against Central Connecticut (12/30/01)...Missed eight games due to a knee injury before returning against Virginia Tech (2/9/02)...Scored a career-high 14 points in 29 minutes of action...Scored five points and recorded four rebounds against Miami (2/26/02)...Scored six points and recorded seven rebounds versus Notre Dame (3/2/02)...Registered eight points versus Georgetown in the BIG EAST Tournament (3/6/02)...

    2000-01: Sat out the 2000-01 season for the Friars after transferring from the University of Michigan during the off-season...Practiced with the team.

    AT MICHIGAN: Saw action in 16 games as a freshman for the Wolverines...Averaged 2.1 points and 1.4 rebounds per game...Recorded a career-high eight points and seven rebounds against Western Michigan (11/27/99)...Missed 10 consecutive games with a injury to his right leg...Transferred following the 1999-00 season.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Played at Attleboro High School...finished high school career as Attleboro's all-time leading scorer with 1,629 points...averaged 19.0 points and 7.0 rebounds...Missed all but five games his senior year after battling a quadriceps injury...Earned USA Today honorable mention and All-Massachusetts honors in 1998...Led Attleboro to state championship in 1998 as he recorded 29 points and 16 rebounds.

    PROFILE
    Name:  Leland C. Anderson
    Birthdate:  December 31, 1979
    Nickname:  L.A.
    Major:  Marketing
    Family:   Son of Kerry and Derry Anderson...Has one sister, Ivy.
    Favorite Team:  Boston Celtics
    Favorite Athlete:  None
    Hobbies:  Listening to music
    What I Enjoy:  Playing basketball 
    Biggest Thrill In Sports:  Playing against Duke University
    What I would Like to Do After I Leave Providence:  Play professional basketball
    

    AT PROVIDENCE
    OVERALL
                               Total         3-Point                        Rebounds
    Year    GP-GS   Min/Avg    FG-FGA   Pct   FG-FGA   Pct   FT-FTA   Pct Off-Def  Tot  Avg  PF-FO Ast  TO Blk Stl  Pts/Avg
    2002..  20-3    232/11.6   26-71   .366    0-0    .000   20-31   .645  16-26    42  2.1  35-0   21  23   3   6   72/3.6
    TOTAL.  20-3    232/11.6   26-71   .366    0-0    .000   20-31   .645  16-26    42  2.1  35-0   21  23   3   6   72/3.6
    

    AT MICHIGAN
    OVERALL
                               Total         3-Point                        Rebounds
    Year    GP-GS   Min/Avg    FG-FGA   Pct   FG-FGA   Pct   FT-FTA   Pct Off-Def  Tot  Avg  Ast  TO Blk Stl  Pts/Avg
    1999-00 16-0    116/7.3    14-27   .519    0-0    .000   6-8     .750  12-10   22   1.4  2    15  1   1   34/2.1
    TOTAL.  16-0    116/7.3    14-27   .519    0-0    .000   6-8     .750  12-10   22   1.4  2    15  1   1   34/2.1
    

    CAREER HIGHS
    LELAND ANDERSON		
                          OVERALL	            BIG EAST
    MINUTES     30 Miami (2/26/02)         30 Miami (2/26/02)
    POINTS      14 Virginia Tech (2/23/02) 14 Virginia Tech(2/23/02)
    REBOUNDS     7 Notre Dame (3/2/02)      7 Notre Dame (3/2/02)	
    FIELD GOALS  6 Virginia Tech (2/23/02)  6 Virginia Tech (2/23/02)
    FG ATTEMPTS 11 Virginia Tech (2/23/02) 11 Va. Tech (2/23/02)
    FG PCT.      .750 Morgan St. (12/27/01) .545 Va. Tech(2/23/02)
    FREE THROWS  6 Boston Univ. (12/22/01)  2 Three times	
    FT ATTEMPTS  6 Twice                    6 Twice
    FT PCT       1.000 Four times           1.000 Twice
    3PT          0                          0
    3PT FGA      0                          0	
    3PT FG%      .000                       .000	
    ASSISTS      3 Twice                    3 Miami (2/26/02)
    TURNOVERS    3 Four times               3 Twice
    BLOCKS       1 Twice                    1 Twice	
    STEALS       3 Villanova (1/2/02)       3 Villanova (1/2/02)	
    

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