Ryan Gomes
Ryan Gomes

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Waterbury, Conn.

High School:
Wilby High School

Height / Weight:
6-7 / 240

Position:
Forward

Birthdate:
09/01/1982

2004 FIRST TEAM ALL-AMERICAN

Ryan Gomes Website

2004-05: Named to Dick Vitale's Preseason All- Rolls-Royce Second Team (7/19/04)...Named a Top-50 Candidate for Wooden All-America Team (8/5/04)... Named CBS SportsLine.com Preseason No. 1 Power Forward (10/18/04)...Named BIG EAST Preseason Player of the Year (10/27/04)...Named All-BIG EAST Preseason First Team (10/27/04)...Named Rivals.com Preseason First Team All-American (11/1/04)...Named Rivals.com Preseason All-BIG EAST First Team (11/3/04)... Scored 25 points and recorded a career-high 19 rebounds versus Niagara (11/16/04)...Recorded 10 points and eight assists versus Penn (11/18/04)...Tallied a game-high 16 points to go along with five rebounds, four assists and three steals versus Saint Thomas Aquinas (11/20/04)...Scored 24 points and recorded nine rebounds versus Wake Forest (11/24/04)...Recorded a double-double with 11 points and 13 rebounds versus Michigan (11/26/04)...Registered 17 points and four assists versus Florida (11/27/04)...Scored 19 points and grabbed nine rebounds versus Winthrop (11/30/04)...Registered 25 points, nine rebounds and seven steals versus Rhode Island (12/4/04)...Recorded 22 points versus Wichita State (12/11/04)...Recorded 25 points, 10 rebounds and six assists versus Maine (12/21/04)...Registered 24 points and eight rebounds versus Memphis (12/23/04)...Named BIG EAST Co-Player of the Week (12/27/04)...Registered 17 points and eight rebounds versus San Diego State (12/31/04)...Posted a double-double with 24 points and 15 rebounds versus Brown (1/3/05)...Scored 26 points and grabbed seven rebounds versus Boston College (1/8/05)...Scored 28 points and grabbed 11 rebounds versus Villanova (1/11/05)...Scored 14 points and grabbed seven rebounds versus Syracuse (1/15/05)...Scored 14 points and recorded seven rebounds versus Rutgers (1/19/05)...Registered 13 points and nine rebounds versus Boston College (1/26/05)...Scored 23 points and registered six assists versus West Virginia (1/29/05)...Registered 24 points and four assists versus Pittsburgh (1/31/05)...Scored 20 points and grabbed eight rebounds against Virginia (2/2/05)...Scored 32 points and grabbed eight rebounds versus Villanova (2/5/05)...Registered 33 points (16-35) and grabbed 14 rebounds versus West Virginia (2/9/05)...Registered 22 points and six assists versus Rutgers (2/13/05)...Earned BIG EAST Player of the Week (2/14/05)...Scored a career-high 37 points and grabbed eight rebounds versus Connecticut (2/15/05)...Registered 16 points and seven rebounds versus Notre Dame (2/19/05)...Registered 19 points and eight rebounds and became the school's all-time scoring leader and first player to score 2,000 points and grab 1,000 rebounds...Scored 21 points and grabbed six rebounds versus Syracuse (2/26/05)...Registered 23 points and six rebounds versus St. John's (3/1/05)...Scored 26 points and grabbed seven rebounds versus Georgetown (3/5/05) and finished at the scoring leader in BIG EAST Conference action...Named BIG EAST Co-Player of the Week (3/6/05)... Named First Team All-BIG EAST (3/7/05)... Named Rhode Island Division 1 Player of the Year (3/29/05)... Named USBWA First Team All-District 1 Team (3/11/05)...Named USBWA District 1 Player of the Year (3/11/05)...Earned Rivals.com Honorable Mention All-America honors (3/15/05)...Named Basketball Times All-Northeast (March 22)...Named Associated Press Honorable Mention All-America (3/22/05)...Named Rhode Island Div. 1 Player of the Year (3/28/05)...Earned the team's Jimmy Walker Most Valuable Player Award (4/15/05)...

2003-04: Named Preseason All-BIG EAST First Team...Named one of the top 50 Preseason Candidates for the John R. Wooden Award...Recorded a double-double with 17 points and 14 rebounds against Hofstra (11/22/03)...Scored 17 points and was 7-7 from the free-throw line versus Alabama (11/29/03)...Scored 25 points and added five assists while shooting 4-5 from three-point territory versus Rhode Island (12/6/03)...Recorded his second double-double of the season with 24 points and 12 rebounds, also scored his 1,000th career point in his 61st game (10th fastest all-time at PC) versus Illinois (12/9/03)...Named BIG EAST Co-Player of the Week (12/14/03)...Recorded 17 points and nine rebounds versus Central Connecticut (12/21/03)...Registered his third double-double of the season with 16 points and 13 rebounds versus Richmond (12/23/03)...Posted his fourth double-double of the season with 20 points and 15 rebounds versus Siena (12/28/03)...Named Fox Sports.com National Player of the Week (12/29/03)...Registered his fifth double-double of the season with 27 points and 11 rebounds versus Virginia (1/3/04)...Recorded 28 points and was 15-17 from the free-throw line versus Texas (1/5/04)...Registered 27 points and seven rebounds against Rutgers (1/10/04)...Registered his sixth double-double of the season (21 points, 12 rebounds), also had five assists and was 2-2 from three-point territory versus West Virginia (1/17/04)...Scored six points and did not reach double figures in scoring for the first time in 28 consecutive games versus Loyola Chicago (1/19/04)...Scored a game-high 27 points and registered eight rebounds against Villanova (1/21/04)...Registered his seventh double-double with 26 points and 12 rebounds versus Connecticut (1/24/04)...Registered game highs in points (28) and rebounds (13) versus Seton Hall (2/1/04)...Registered 18 points and nine rebounds against Virginia Tech (2/4/04)...Scored 23 points and recorded 12 rebounds for his ninth double-double of the season versus Villanova (2/11/04)...Registered a double-double with 20 points and 11 rebounds at Boston College (2/14/04)...Registred his 11th double-double with 25 points and 12 rebounds at Notre Dame (2/24/04)...Registered 19 points and 11 rebounds at St. John's (2/29/04)...Named BIG EAST Co-Player of the Week (3/1/04)...Named ESPN.com First Team All-American (3/5/04)...Named CBS SportsLine.com First Team All-American (3/7/04)...Named First Team All-BIG EAST (3/8/04)...Named NABC Second Team All-America (3/9/04)...Named USBWA All-District 1 (3/9/04)...Named USBWA First Team All-America (3/15/04)...Named Sporting News First Team All-America (3/16/04)...Named Associated Press First Team All-America (3/23/04)...Named Basketball Times Second Team All-America (3/24/04)... Named to the Wooden All-America Team (3/30/04)...Ranks 11th all-time at Providence in points scored with 1,468...Earned the team's Jimmy Walker Most Valuable Player Award...

2002-03: Recorded his first double-double of the season (17 points, 12 rebounds) and had five assists and five steals against Brown (11/23/02)... Scored 14 points (7-8 FG) and registered nine rebounds against South Florida (11/26/02)...Registered 18 points (7-8 FG) and five rebounds versus Ohio University (11/30/02)...Scored 16 points and had five assists against Vermont (12/4/02)...Posted his second double-double of the season with 24 points and 15 rebounds against Rhode Island (12/7/02)...Posted his third double-double of the season with 24 points and 17 rebounds against Richmond (12/19/02)...Registered his fourth double-double of the season with 21 points and 12 rebounds versus Alabama (12/21/02)...Recorded his fourth consecutive double-double with 20 points and 10 rebounds against Northeastern (12/28/02)...Registered his fifth consecutive double-double with 16 points and 11 rebounds versus Pennsylvania (12/30/02)...Scored 22 points and grabbed nine rebounds against Boston College (1/2/03)...Posted a double-double with 17 points and 11 rebounds, as well as five steals, against Siena (1/4/03)...Recorded a double-double with 14 points and 11 rebounds versus Villanova (1/11/03)...Registered his ninth double-double of the season with 21 points and 10 rebounds against Louisiana-Lafayette (1/15/03)...Scored 16 points and grabbed six rebounds versus Virginia Tech (1/18/03)...Posted his 10th double-double of the season with 21 points and 13 rebounds versus Notre Dame (1/21/03)...Registered his 11th double-double with 12 points and a game-high 15 rebounds at Miami (1/29/03)...Scored 26 points (11-18 FG) and grabbed eight rebounds against Pittsburgh (2/4/03)...Scored 16 points and recorded seven rebounds versus Connecticut (2/8/03)...Registered 24 points and nine rebounds against Boston College (2/12/03)...Scored 28 points and grabbed six rebounds against St. John's (2/15/03)...Recorded his 12th double-double of the season with 20 points and 10 rebounds against Miami (2/18/03)...Scored a game-high 21 points and grabbed eight rebounds versus Georgetown (2/25/03)...Registered a game-high 26 points against Connecticut (3/5/03)...Posted his 13th double-double of the season (12 points, 10 rebounds) and added seven assists versus Seton Hall (3/8/03)...Scored 26 points and grabbed 15 rebounds versus West Virginia at the BIG EAST Tournament (3/12/03)...Registered his 15th double-double of the season with 16 points and 11 rebounds versus Pittsburgh at the BIG EAST Tournament (3/13/03)...Recorded his 16th double-double with 10 points and 10 assists versus Richmond in the Opening Round of the NIT (3/19/03)...Registered 19 points and eight rebounds versus Charleston in the First Round of the NIT (3/22/03)...Posted his 17th double-double of the season with 21 points and 13 rebounds versus Georgetown in the Second Round of the NIT (3/24/03)...Earned Second Team All-BIG EAST, USBWA All-District I, Basketball Times All-Northeast and Second Team NABC District I honors...Led the team in scoring (18.4) and rebounding (9.7)...Posted 17 double-doubles and scored 20 or more points in 15 games...Set Providence record for most points by a sophomore with 589 in 32 games...Set Providence record for free throw percentage by a sophomore at .844...Set Providence record for most field goals by a forward with 213...Scored 589 points in 2002-03, which ranks 12th all-time at Providence for a single-season total...Made 163 free throws in 2002-03, which is the sixth highest single-season total ever at Providence...Recorded 106 offensive rebounds in 2002-03, which is the eighth highest single-season total ever at Providence...Finished the season ranked 21st in the nation in rebounds per game (9.7)...Earned the team's Jimmy Walker Most Valuable Player Award...

2001-02: Played in his first career game against South Carolina (12/3/01) and registered 15 points (6-8 FG) and eight rebounds in 28 minutes...Scored 16 points and registered eight rebounds in 33 minutes against George Washington (12/8/01)....Was 9-10 from the field and scored a game-high 21 points versus Central Connecticut (12/30/01)...Was named BIG EAST Co-Rookie of the Week for his performance against Morgan State (12/27/01) and Central Connecticut (12/30/01)...Registered his first career double-double with 12 points and 15 rebounds against Syracuse (1/5/02)...Scored a game-high 19 points while shooting 8-9 from the floor at Texas (1/7/02)...Scored nine points and had a game-high nine rebounds against St. John's (1/12/02)...Registered a team-high 17 points, four assists and nine rebounds versus Connecticut (1/16/02)...Scored 31 points (a Providence freshman record), recorded a game-high 12 rebounds, and registered four steals against Miami (1/19/02)...Named BIG EAST Rookie of the Week for his efforts against Connecticut (1/16/02) and Miami (1/19/02)...Scored 17 points and made three steals against West Virginia (1/30/02)...Had a game-high 12 rebounds and added 12 points versus Boston College (2/2/02)...Scored eight points and recorded 12 rebounds against Connecticut (2/5/02)...Registered his fourth double-double with 17 points and 11 rebounds versus Villanova (2/19/02)...Registered 18 points versus Miami (2/26/02)...Scored a game-high 20 points and made three steals against Georgetown (3/6/02) in the BIG EAST Tournament...Finished the season with the second highest scoring average (13.8 ppg), field goal percentage (.559) and rebounding average (7.8) all-time for Friar freshmen...Earned BIG EAST All-Rookie Team honors...Earned the team's Promising Prospect Award...

HIGH SCHOOL: Played three seasons at Wilby High School...Captained the squad his junior and senior seasons...Scored 30 or more points in 10 games in 2000...Averaged 16 rebounds per game in 1999 and 2000...Averaged 26.9 points, 16 rebounds, five assists and three blocks per game as a senior...Earned the Billy Finn Award as the top player in Waterbury and also earned the league's most valuable player award.

PROFILE
Name:  Ryan A. Gomes
Birthdate:  September 1, 1982
Nickname:  "G"
Major:  Social Science
Family:  Son of Teresa Gomes and John Brooks..Has one brother, Marcellus Xavier Gomes.
Favorite Teams:  New York Yankees, San Francisco 49ers
Favorite Athletes:  Allen Iverson, Kevin Garnett, Vince Carter
Hobbies:  Playing the Dreamcast, reading magazines, going on the internet
What I Enjoy:  Hanging out with friends
Biggest Thrill In Sports:  Earning the Billy Finn Award as the top player in Waterbury
What I would Like to Do After I Leave Providence:  Play professional basketball

AT PROVIDENCE OVERALL STATS
                                 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
2001-02   24-23   756/31.5  132-236  .559    0-3    .000   68-111  .613  86-102  188  7.8  63-2   37  37  16  33  332/13.8
2002-03   32-32  1152/36.0  213-397  .537    0-3    .000  163-194  .840 106-205  311  9.7  70-1   66  78  25  55  589/18.4
2003-04   29-29  1008/34.8  192-379  .507   29-87   .333  134-154  .870 109-165  274  9.4  61-0   67  76   4  46  547/18.9
2004-05   31-31  1161/37.5  247-498  .496   52-137  .380  124-161  .770  86-169  255  8.2  50-0  100  76   5  47  670/21.6
TOTAL    116-115 4077/35.1  784-1510 .519   81-230  .352  489-620  .789 387-641 1028  8.9 244-3  270 267  50 181 2138/18.4

RYAN GOMES' CAREER HONORS...

2004-05 Dick Vitale's Preseason All- Rolls-Royce Second Team (July 19) Top-50 Candidate for Wooden All-America Team (Aug. 5) Street & Smith's Preseason First Team All-America Athlon Sports Preseason Second Team All-America The Sporting News Preseason Second Team All-America CBS SportsLine/Basketball News Preseason Second Team All-America CBS SportsLine.com Preseason No. 1 Power Forward (Oct. 19) BIG EAST Preseason Player of the Year (Oct. 27) All-BIG EAST Preseason First Team (Oct. 27) Rivals.com Preseason First Team All-American (Nov. 1) Rivals.com Preseason All-BIG EAST First Team (Nov. 3) Top-50 Candidate for Naismith Trophy (Nov. 5) Basketball Times Preseason All-American (Nov. 10) CollegeInsider.com Preseason All-American (Nov. 11) Preseason Adolph Rupp Trophy Candidate (Nov. 12) Top 30 Candidate Senior CLASS Award (Nov. 30) BIG EAST Co-Player of the Week (Dec. 27) Midseason Top-30 Candidate for Wooden All-America Team (Jan. 31) Midseason Top-30 Candidate for Naismith Trophy (Feb. 9) BIG EAST Co-Player of the Week (Feb. 14) Wooden Watch Performer of the Week (Feb. 15) NABC All-District 1 First Team (Feb. 17) BIG EAST Co-Player of the Week (March 6) All-BIG EAST First Team (March 7) USBWA First Team All-District 1 Team (March 11) USBWA District 1 Player of the Year (March 11) Rivals.com Honorable Mention All-America (March 15) Basketball Times All-Northeast (March 22) Associated Press Honorable Mention All-America (March 22) Rhode Island Div. 1 Player of the Year (March 28)

2003-04 Top-50 Candidate for Wooden All-America Team (Aug. 6) Preseason First Team All-BIG EAST (Oct. 29) Wooden Watch Player of the Week (Dec. 15) BIG EAST Co-Player of the Week (Dec. 15) Fox Sports.com National Player of the Week (Dec. 29) Wooden Watch Player of the Week (Jan. 5) BIG EAST Co-Player of the Week (Jan. 5) Fox Sports.com National Player of the Week (Jan. 26) Wooden Watch Player of the Week (Jan. 26) Dickie V Player of the Week (Jan. 26) ESPN.com Player of Week (Jan. 26) BIG EAST Player of the Week (Jan. 26) Midseason Top-30 Candidate for Wooden All-America Team (Jan. 26) Finalist For The Adolph F. Rupp Player of the Year Award (Feb. 12) Wooden Watch Player of the Week (Feb. 18) Finalist For the Naismith Player of Year Award (Feb. 18) NABC All-District 1 First Team (Feb. 18) BIG EAST Co-Player of the Week (March 1) Wooden Watch Player of the Week (March 2) ESPN.com First Team All-America (March 5) Top-20 Finalist For Wooden All-America Team (March 6) CBS SportsLine.com First Team All-America (March 7) All-BIG EAST First Team (March 8) College Insider.com All-America USBWA First Team All-District 1 (March 8) NABC Second Team All-America (March 9) USBWA First Team All-America (March 15) Sporting News First Team All-America (March 16) Associated Press First Team All-America (March 23) Basketball Times Second Team All-America (March 24) Rhode Island Div. 1 Player of the Year (March 30) Wooden All-America Team (March 30)

2002-03 BIG EAST Co-Player of the Week (Dec. 23) NABC All-District 1 Second Team (Feb. 22) All-BIG EAST Second Team (March 10) USBWA All-District 1 Team (March 15) Basketball Time All-Northeast Team (April 1)

2001-02 BIG EAST Co-Rookie of the Week (Jan. 1) BIG EAST Rookie of the Week (Jan. 21) BIG EAST All-Rookie Team (March 4)

RYAN GOMES FACTS AND FIGURES...
Career Points (2,138 points, ranks 1st all-time at PC)
Career Rebounds (1,028, ranks 5th all-time at PC)
Career Double-Doubles (40, 6 in 2004-05)
Career Games With 30 Or More Points (4, 3 in 2004-05)
Career Games With 20 Or More Points (52, 20 in 2004-05)
Career Games With 25 Or More Points (22, 8 in 2004-05)
Career Games With 10 Or More Rebounds (44, 6 in 2004-05)
Career Games With 15 Or More Rebounds (8, 2 in 2004-05)
Reached Double Figures In Scoring (104 of 116 career games)

RYAN GOMES IN THE PROVIDENCE RECORDS...
SCORING
	Season - 670 points in 2004-05 (Ranks 7th)
	*Career - 2,138 points (Ranks 1st)

FIELD GOALS Season - 247 field goals in 2004-05 (Ranks 9th) Career - 784 field goals (Ranks 2nd)

FREE THROWS Career - 489 (Ranks 1st)

REBOUNDS Career - 1,028 rebounds (Ranks 5th)

MINUTES Season - 1,161 minutes in 2004-05 (Ranks 4th) *Career - 4,077 minutes (Ranks 1st)

STEALS Career - 181 steals (Ranks 5th)

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