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Table of Contents, Quick Facts, Credits....................................1 Media and Game Day Services, Media Outlets........................2 2006-07 Season Preview........................................................3-4 2006-07 Schedule......................................................................5 2006-07 Team Roster.................................................................6 TV/Radio Roster........................................................................7 Head Coach, Larry Chapman................................................8-9 Assistant Coach, Nigel Card...................................................10 2006-07 Players................................................................12-21 Montrelle Crittendon....................................................12 Mario Lusk...................................................................13 Joseph Manuel..............................................................14 Robert Johnson.............................................................15 David Gallagher............................................................16 Ronnie Hickman...........................................................17 Jamal Richardson..........................................................18 Agust Angantysson/Elmir Forto....................................19 Trey Miller/Matt Nielson...............................................20 Chris Taylor/Nathan Thomas.........................................21 2005-06 Season Review.....................................................22-23 2005-06 Final Statistics...........................................................24 2005-06 Final Results..............................................................25 SSAC Final Poll/Honors..........................................................26 2006-07 Opponents............................................................27-32 AUM vs. Opponents................................................................33 AUM Game Highs/Lows........................................................34 AUM Single Game/Season Records.......................................35 AUM Career Records........................................................36-37 AUM Post Season Results.......................................................38 AUM NAIA All-Americans....................................................39 AUM 1,000 Career Points Club........................................40-41 AUM All-Time Roster.......................................................42-43 Auburn University Montgomery........................................44-45 Chancellor, Dr. John G. Veres, III...........................................46 Athletic Administration...........................................................47 NAIA.......................................................................................48 Southern States Athletic Conference.......................................49 Montgomery, Alabama......................................................50-51 Athletic Facilities.....................................................................52

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Quick Facts
Name..........................................................Auburn University Montgomery Location................................................................Montgomery, Ala. 36124 Founded.................................................................................................1967 Enrollment............................................................................................5,079 Nickname.........................................................................................Senators School Colors....................................................................Orange and Black Facility (Capacity)..............................Physical Education Complex (4,050) Affiliation.........................National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA Division I) Conference.................................................Southern States Athletic (SSAC) Chancellor..............................................Dr. John G. Veres III (AUM, 1976) Interim Athletic Director.................................Steve Crotz (Missouri, 1979) Assistant Athletic Director..............Darrell Orand (Freed-Hardeman, 1985) Assistants to the Athletic Director.................................................................. Mike Chitwood (Eastern Kentucky, 2003) Jessie Rosa (AUM, 2005) Athletic Department Interns............................Ryan Diehl (Clemson, 2006) Jim Stennett (Mississippi State, 1990) Athletic Trainer...........................................................................Mike Smith Athletics Department Phone....................................................334.244.3541 Athletics Department Fax........................................................334.244.3886 Sports Information Phone........................................................334.244.3832 Sports Information Fax............................................................334.244.3897

First Season of Competition.............................................................1975-76 All-Time Record....................................................................604-381 (.613) NAIA Tournaments......................................................................................8 NAIA Tournament Record.......................................................................8-8 Last Postseason Appearance.............................................................2002-03 Postseason Opponent/Result..............................Westmont College/L 85-53 Coaching Staff Head Coach.................................................Larry Chapman (Auburn, 1964) Record at AUM/Years........................................................575-381/29 years Career Record/Years..........................................................610-396/32 years Basketball Office Phone..........................................................334.244.3542 Best Time to Reach Coach.......................................Weekdays before noon Assistant Coach.......................................................Nigel Card (AUM, ‘81) Team Information 2005-06 Record/Ranking...............................................................16-11/NA SSAC Record/Finish........................................................................13-7/3rd Starters Returning/Lost.............................................................................3/2 Players Returning/Lost.............................................................................8/6

History

The 2006-07 AUM Men’s Basketball Media Guide was produced by the Auburn University Montgomery Sports Information Office. The media guide was designed by Darrell Orand, assistant athletic director for external operations, using Adobe InDesign CS2. It was written by Jim Stennett, sports information intern, with assistance from Darrell Orand. The cover was designed and produced by Jenna McCullough, graphic designer, and Jennifer Wiggins, AUM University Relations. Photography was provided by Frank Williams, university photographer. Special assistance was provided by the AUM University Relations Office. Special thanks for editing goes to Gayle Walden, AUM University Relations. Printing by Davis Printing, Montgomery, Alabama.

Media Guide Credits

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Media Outlets Newspapers Montgomery Advertiser P.O. Box 1000 Montgomery, Ala. 36101 Phone: 334.261.1522 Fax: 334.261.1548 Montgomery Independent 1810 W. 5th Street Montgomery, Ala. 36124 Phone; 334.265.7323 Fax: 334.265.7320 Birmingham News P.O. Box 2553 Birmingham, Ala. 35202 Phone: 205.325.2431 Fax: 205.325.2425 Associated Press P.O. Box 1000 Montgomery, Ala. 36104 Phone: 334.262.5947 Fax: 334.265.7177 Television

The 2006-07 AUM Men’s Basketball Media Guide is designed to aid media members covering Senators basketball, as well as serve as a recruiting brochure to aid student-athletes in their decision-making process. As for the media, we appreciate your coverage, and if there is anything we can do to assist you, please contact the Sports Information Office at 334.244.3832. The sports information office is located in the Physical Education Complex in room 118 on the north side of the complex. A radio line will be available for all visiting radio for all visiting teams. They must let the Sports Information Office know well in advance if they are coming and leave names of the broadcast team. Only phtographers shooting for accredited media outlets or for AUM will be allowed to shoot photos during games. All photographers are allowed to shoot from either baseline, but cannot shoot from directly behind the goal. Game officials and/or event management will ask those phtotographers to pick a side to shoot from. No photographers are permitted along the team bench sideline, in the team areas or in front of the courtside press row tables. Flash photography is NOT permitted in the Physical Education Complex. Game Day Services Working media will be provided current statistics, rosters and game programs prior to tipoff. Statistical updates will be provided at halftime. There are a limited number of telephones available along press row for filing stories after the games. All calls must be local, toll free, collect, or by calling card. A fax machine will also be available. Post Game Interviews Following at 10-minute “cooling off” period, post game interviews will take place outside the locker room featuring AUM players and the head coach. The AUM sports information staff will poll the media prior to the end of the game to determine the players who will be at the interview session. Practice Coverage The AUM sports information staff encourages coverage of the Senators basketball not limited to gameday. As a general rule, all practices are open to the media and public. There may be instances, however, when all or part of a practice session is closed. Please contact the Sports Information Office in advance if you plan on attending a practice session so an escort can be made available. Mid-Week Interviews All mid-week interviews, whether with the coaching staff or student-athletes, should be arranged through the Sports Information Office. Please call in advance so that a time can be reserved that accomodates both parties. Players are generally available up to 15 minutes before practice and immediately following practice. Phone interviews are also available at night, but the student-athlete phone numbers are not available under any circumstances. Head Coach Larry Chapman is generally accessible to members of the media. The best time to reach him is from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at his office in the Physical Education Complex at 334. 244.3366. Fax and Email Media outlets may request to be included on the broadcast fax and e-mail lists to receive daily news regarding AUM men’s basketball. The AUM sports information fax number is 334.244.3897. To be added to the daily e-mail list, please e-mail the AUM Sports Information Office at dorand@mail.aum.edu.

WNCF-TV (ABC) 3251 Harrison Road Montgomery, Ala. 36109 Phone: 334.270.3200 Sports Director: David Wilkinson WAKA-TV (CBS) 302 E. Boulevard Montgomery, Ala. 36116 Phone: 334.420.3226 Fax: 334.244.7177 Sports Director: Dee Jackson WSFA-TV 12 (NBC) P.O. Box 250210 Montgomery, Ala. 36116 Phone: 334.613.8298 Fax: 334.613.8303 Sports Director: Jeff Shearer

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At the beginning of the 2005-06 season Auburn University Montgomery Head Coach Larry Chapman found himself surrounded by 16 new faces on a roster of 18 players. As a result, last season turned into a rebuilding campaign as a variety of players were tried in a wide range of positions. Accordingly, the Senators opened the season with a 3-5 mark in November and December, but then in January things began to come together for the youngsters and from the New Year through March the team compiled a 13-6 record, including a nine-game winning streak. The Senators look to carry the momentum of that second half success into the 2006-07 season as eight returning players mesh with six talented newcomers. Last year, the squad had no seniors, nine freshman and seven firstyear Junior College transfers. This time around Chapman has three experienced seniors and three juniors to provide the crucial element of upperclassman leadership to his four sophomores and four freshmen. The current combination of experience, talent and desire that forms the heart of the AUM men’s basketball team should make the upcoming basketball season one to remember for the Senators family.

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Guards
Arguably the true strength of the most recent edition of the AUM men’s basketball team lies at the guard position. Four-year senior shooting guard Joseph Manuel from Beatrice, Alabama will be the focus of attention for most fans as he currently sits at the number five position on the AUM career scoring list with 1,332 points, but he will also be asked to be a leader off the court as the younger players look to him for guidance. He’s joined by his two back court mates from last year,

Mario Lusk from Memphis and Montrelle Crittendon of Newbern, Tennessee. Lusk and Crittendon both came to AUM from Volunteer State Community College in Tennessee at the start of last season and made an immediate impact. Lusk found himself calling the offense from the point guard position where he will likely return for this year. His longtime teammate Crittendon will also return to his accustomed role of rotating between the shooting guard and point guard as needed. With the level of experience at this position, however, Chapman may opt to run a threeguard set at various times this year. Sophomore Tennesseans Ronnie Hickman from LaVerne and Jamal Richardson of Nashville both proved themselves to be very competent relief for the upperclassmen during the 2005-06 season. Hickman’s play early in the season was in important factor in holding the squad together through the tough early stages of November and December while Richardson came off the bench with a fine showing at the conference tournament in March to earn his stripes as a Senator. Both players should see increased playing time throughout the year. Newcomers at AUM’s guard spots, freshmen Trey Miller from Talladega and Matt Nielson of Huntsville will both make their presence felt by the Senators’ opponents. Miller is a high scoring shooter from Talladega who looks

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2006-07 SSAC Preseason Coaches Poll Teams 1st Place Votes Southern Polytechnic State Univ. (8) Faulkner University Lee University (1) Auburn University Montgomery Southern Wesleyan University (1) Berry College Brewton-Parker College Emmanuel College Shorter College Reinhardt College Total Pts. 93 83 80 72 54 41 40 36 35 16

to fill up baskets during his college career as well. Nielson is another Alabama prep star who relishes the opportunity to score points by the bucketful. With this many options waiting for action, the shooting guard spot could be one of the most hotly contested positions as the season progresses.

Forwards
The forward positions are deep in talent for AUM, but relatively inexperienced. Second-year junior Robert Johnson of Montgomery will be asked to take on a leadership role over the young pups that make up the forward corps. He will be joined in the post by returning sophomore and SSAC All-Freshman Team member David Gallagher of Wartrace, Tennessee. Gallagher was the team’s “sixth man” through most of last season as he played in all 27 games with only seven starts. His experience last year will probably lead him into a starting role this November. Joining the two experienced Senator post position players will be a duo of newcomers. Junior college transfer Chris Taylor from Fort Deposit will look to work his way into the line-up early in the season with his hustle and skill. Freshman Agust Angantysson from Keflavik, Iceland will bring an international flavor to the AUM court along with his ball handling and decision making talents. Matt Nielson could find himself rotating into the forward position this season.

2006-07 NAIA Division I Men’s Basketball Preseason Rating
Rank 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 Institution 2006 Record Robert Morris (Ill.) 31-4 Oklahoma City 29-8 Azusa Pacific (Calif.) 30-6 Mountain State (W. Va.) 29-3 Union (Tenn.) 28-6 Texas Wesleyan 25-9 LSU-Shreveport (La.) 28-4 Georgetown (Ky.) 26-8 Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) 24-10 Southern Nazarene (Okla.) 18-12 Point Loma Nazarene (Calif.) 18-11 Southern Polytechnic (Ga.) 23-11 Westminster (Utah) 23-8 Spring Hill (Ala.) 22-9 Houston Baptist (Texas) 27-6 Illinois-Springfield 20-13 Oklahoma Baptist 30-6 Olivet Nazarene (Ill.) 23-11 Crichton (Tenn.) 18-12 Voorhees (S.C.) 26-4 Campbellsville (Ky.) 27-6 San Diego Christian (Calif.) 22-10 Faulkner (Ala.) 14-12 Mobile (Ala.) 22-8 Oklahoma Christian 22-11 Points 322 316 298 291 280 276 275 267 218 213 191 186 185 177 174 171 170 120 116 106 103 92 91 84 80

Centers
This year the center position for the Senators will be handled by two new members of the AUM lineup. Elmir Forto from Sarajevo, Bosnia joins the club and he has been assigned the task of immediately stepping into the starting center job. Spending his freshman and sophomore seasons at Freed-Hardeman University, he has already adjusted to the American style of play and he will be a powerful inside presence. Backing up Forto will be freshman Nathan Thomas of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee. Thomas will also see valuable game time in the power forward slot as he develops the physical stamina and strength required to be a center at the collegiate level.

Others Receiving Votes: McKendree (Ill.)-55; Rocky Mountain (Mont.)-47; Lambuth (Tenn.)-42; Cumberlands (Ky.)-34; Lee (Tenn.)-27; Concordia (Calif.)-20; Carroll (Mont.)-15; Langston (Okla.)-14; Trevecca Nazarene (Tenn.)-13; Wayland Baptist (Texas)-12; Missouri Baptist-9; St. Xavier (Ill.)-7; Auburn University Montgomery (Ala.)-3; Lyon (Ark.)-3; Lewis-Clark (Idaho)-2; Brescia (Ky.)-1

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2006-07 Auburn University Montgomery Men’s Basketball Schedule
Date
Nov. 1 Nov. 4 Nov. 6 Nov. 7 Nov. 11 Nov. 14 Nov. 18 Nov. 20 Nov. 30 Dec. 1 Dec. 2 Dec. 9 Jan. 4 Jan. 6 Jan. 8 Jan. 11 Jan. 13 Jan. 15 Jan. 20 Jan. 23 Jan. 25 Jan. 27 Feb. 1 Feb. 3 Feb. 8 Feb. 10 Feb. 15 Feb. 17 Feb. 22 Feb. 24 Mar. 1-3 Mar. 16-22

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Opponent
Mississippi State University& Allen University (Homecoming) Dillard University Auburn University& University of Mobile Alabama State University& Brewton-Parker College* University of Mobile Faulkner University* Cumberland University Tournament (Trevecca Nazarene University) Cumberland University Tournament (Cumberland University) Dillard University Southern Wesleyan University* Berry College* Reinhardt College* Southern Polytechnic State University* Shorter College* Concordia College Emmanuel College* Lee University* Faulkner University* Brewton-Parker College* Reinhardt College* Lee University* Southern Wesleyan University* Concordia College Southern Polytechnic State University* Berry College* Emmanuel College* Shorter College* Southern States Athletic Conference Tournament NAIA National Tournament

Location
Starkville, Miss. Montgomery, Ala. Montgomery, Ala. Auburn, Ala. Mobile, Ala. Montgomery, Ala. Mt. Vernon, Ga. Montgomery, Ala. Montgomery, Ala. Lebanon, Tenn.

Time
7 p.m. 7 p.m. 7 p.m. 8 p.m. 7 p.m. 7 p.m. 3 p.m. 7 p.m. 7 p.m. 4 p.m. 6 p.m.

New Orleans, La. Central, S.C. Montgomery, Ala. Waleska, Ga. Marietta, Ga. Montgomery, Ala. Selma, Ala. Montgomery, Ala. Montgomery, Ala. Montgomery, Ala. Montgomery, Ala. Montgomery, Ala. Cleveland, Tenn. Montgomery, Ala. Montgomery, Ala. Montgomery, Ala. Rome, Ga. Franklin Springs, Ga. Rome, Ga. TBA Kansas City, Mo.

7 p.m. 7 p.m. 4 p.m. 7 p.m. 7 p.m. 4 p.m. 7 p.m. 4 p.m. 7 p.m. 8 p.m. 4 p.m. 8 p.m. 7 p.m. 8 p.m. 4 p.m. 8 p.m. 3 p.m. 7 p.m. 3 p.m. TBA TBA

&-Denotes Exhibition Games *-Denotes SSAC Games All home games listed in BOLD

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2006-07 Auburn University Montgomery Numerical Roster

No.
2 3 4 5 10 11 12 14 15 21 22 30 31

Name
Ronnie Hickman Mario Lusk Elmir Forto Montrelle Crittendon Jamal Richardson Matt Nielson Joseph Manuel Agust Angantysson Robert Johnson David Gallagher Nathan Thomas Chris Taylor Trey Miller

Ht.
5-10 5-9 6-9 6-2 6-2 6-5 6-4 6-7 6-7 6-5 6-7 6-5 5-10

Wt.
180 180 270 180 160 195 200 215 210 220 220 225 150

Cl.
So. Sr. Fr. Sr. So. Fr. Sr. Fr. Jr. So. Fr. Jr. Fr.

Pos.
G G C G G F G F F F F/C F G

Hometown
LaVerne, Tenn./LaVerne High School Memphis, Tenn./Volunteer State Community College Sarajevo, Bosnia/Freed-Hardeman University Newbern, Tenn./Volunteer State Community College Nashville, Tenn./Maplewood High School Huntsville, Ala./Albert P. Brewer High School Beatrice, Ala./J.F. Shields High School Keflavik, Iceland Montgomery, Ala./Meridian Community College Wartrace, Tenn./Cascade High School Mt. Juliet, Tenn./Wilson Central High School Fort Deposit, Ala./Enterprise Ozark Community College Talladega, Ala./Talladega High School

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# 2 Ronnie Hickman 5-10, So. G LaVerne, Tenn.

# 3 Mario Lusk 5-9, Sr. G Memphis, Tenn.

# 4 Elmir Forto 6-9, Jr. C Sarajevo, Bosnia

# 5 Montrelle Crittendon 6-2, Sr. G Newbern, Tenn.

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# 10 Jamal Richardson 6-2, So. G Nashville, Tenn.

# 11 Matt Nielson 6-5, Fr. F Huntsville, Ala.

# 12 Joseph Manuel 6-4, Sr. G Beatrice, Ala.

# 14 Agust Angantysson 6-7, Fr. F Keflavik, Iceland

# 15 Robert Johnson 6-7, Jr. F Montgomery, Ala.

# 21 David Gallagher 6-5, So. F Wartrace, Tenn.

# 22 Nathan Thomas 6-7, Fr. C Mt. Juliet, Tenn.

# 30 Chris Taylor 6-5, Jr. F Fort Deposit, Ala.

# 31 Trey Miller 5-10, Fr. G Talladega, Ala.

# 32 Trey Washington 6-1, Redshirt G Montgomery, Ala.

Larry Chapman Head Coach

Nigel Card Assistant Coach

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Head Coach Larry Chapman Auburn University, 1964 30th Year
Larry Chapman enters his 30th season as the head coach of the Senators at Auburn University Montgomery. He took over the reigns to the program from Herbert Green in 1977 and 555 wins later, he is still going strong. During his reign has head coach, AUM have advanced to eight NAIA National Tournaments (1987, 1988, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2001, 2002 and 2003). Of those eight appearances Chapman has led the Senators to the championship game (1988), the quarterfinals (1987) and the second round (1989, 2001).

Chapman’s credentials are outstanding, boasting a history of success at every stop along the way. He started at Ludiwici (Ga. ) High School, where he was a two-time All-State selection and twice led his team to the state championship tournament. Following his high school graduation, Chapman enrolled at Auburn University where he was a three-year starter for legendary coach Joel Eaves. His scrappy style of play and perimeter shooting earned him a reputation as a tough competitor. In 1962, he was named to the All-Southeastern Conference sophomore team. His hard-nosed play and leadership abilities showed through even in college where he was named the team captain his senior season. Following his graduation from Auburn in 1964, Chapman stayed on campus and began his coaching career as the head coach of Auburn University ’s freshman team. In six seasons he fashioned a 77-39 record, including an 18-1 mark in the 1965-66 season. From Auburn ’s freshman team, Chapman moved on to Auburn High School, where he had consecutive 21-win seasons in the 1972-73 and 197374 seasons. After four years at Auburn High School, Chapman rejoined the college coaching ranks when he was named head coach at Georgia Southern University in 1975. He took over a struggling program and wasted no time in developing a new attitude in the downtrodden program. He guided the Eagles to a 16-11 record by his third season. Following his third season at Georgia Southern, Chancellor Dr. Hanly Funderburk came calling for Chapman to take

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over the reigns of the third year AUM program. It was a move that has lasted into four decades. It did not take long for his magic touch to once again show itself as he led the Senators to a 20-win season in just his second year in Montgomery. His third team duplicated that total and from the 198182 season through the 1988-89 season, AUM averaged over 25 wins a season and became the first school in 17 years to win three straight championships in the highly competitive NAIA District 27. Chapman spent most of his time here at AUM doubling as the Athletic Director before stepping down from that role in 1999. It was from this position he was instrumental in AUM’s move from the Independent Region to the Georgia-Alabama-Carolina Conference. That conference is now known as the Southern States Athletic Conference and has seen AUM win one regular season championship and two co-championships and has qualified for the national tournament three out of the six seasons in the conference. When Chapman came on board in 1977 only men’s basketball existed. He pushed for the addition of the other six sports now being offered on campus along with men’s basketball. As he helped lead these programs into being, Chapman continually encouraged and supported the programs from his athletic director position and was able to see the other sports not only succeed on a conference level, but a national level as well. Over his 29 years of coaching at AUM, Chapman has recorded 12 20-win seasons, with the last coming during the 2001-02 season with a 22-10 record. His team during the 1987-88 season won a record 32 games and finished that season as the NAIA National Runners-up. His teams have recorded at least 19 victories in 19 of his 29 years and only three of those years did the Senators suffer through losing seasons. Along the way the Senators have won championships in the Southern States Athletic Conference, the GeorgiaAlabama-Carolinas Conference, the Southeast Independent Region, and NAIA District 27.
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Chapman’s Year-By-Year Record
Georgia Southern University 1974-75...............................................................................................8-18 1975-76.............................................................................................11-16 1976-77.............................................................................................16-11 Total: (3 Years)......................................................................35-45 (43.8) Auburn University Montgomery 1977-78.............................................................................................16-16 1978-79.............................................................................................20-15 1979-80.............................................................................................20-12 1980-81.............................................................................................17-13 1981-82 (SSC Co-Champions).........................................................20-10 1982-83.............................................................................................20-12 1983-84.............................................................................................20-13 1984-85.............................................................................................18-12 1985-86...............................................................................................21-8 1986-87 (District 27 Champions).......................................................25-8 1987-88 (NAIA National Runners-Up)..............................................32-3 1988-89 (District 27 Champions).......................................................24-7 1989-90.............................................................................................17-11 1990-91.............................................................................................14-12 1991-92.............................................................................................14-18 1992-93.............................................................................................19-11 1993-94 (SSC Tournament Champions)...........................................21-12 1994-95.............................................................................................13-19 1995-96 (SSC Co-Champion).............................................................20-8 1996-97.............................................................................................19-12 1997-98.............................................................................................19-13 1998-99 (SE Regional Champions)..................................................19-12 1999-2000.........................................................................................19-13 2000-01 (GACC Champions).............................................................24-7 2001-02.............................................................................................22-10 2002-03 (GACC Co-Champions).....................................................19-10 2003-04.............................................................................................13-18 2004-05.............................................................................................14-18 2005-06.............................................................................................16-11 Total: (29 Years)................................................................555-344 (61.7) Career Coaching Record (32 Years)...............................590-389 (60.2)

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Assistant Coach Nigel Card Auburn University Montgomery, 1981 20th Year
When one looks in the dictionary and looks up the word loyalty, there is a picture of Nigel Card. The AUM graduate has been with Head Coach Larry Chapman for 23 seasons, three as a player, and now enters his 20th season as Chapman’s right hand man. Card played three seasons for the Indians and he played on consecutive 20-win teams. He played in 48 career games and was part of two teams that made play-off appearances. He came to AUM following one season at Southern Union Community College. Card graduated in 1975 from Auburn High School and was the second of four Card brothers who starred on the high school’s basketball team, with each earning a college scholarship.

Following his graduation from AUM in 1981, he began his coaching career at George Washington Junior High School where he spent two seasons before moving on to Greenville Junior High School where he spent one season. He then moved on to the high school ranks where he spent two seasons as an assistant coach at Jefferson Davis High School in Montgomery before receiving a phone call from coach Chapman. In 1987 Card rejoined the Senators basketball program as an assistant coach. The team promptly posted a 32-3 record and lost an overtime thriller to Grand Canyon College in the NAIA National Championship game. He is heavily involved in all aspects of the Senator program, from recruiting to scheduling to on the court coaching. During the 1989-90 season, Card served as the interim head coach in Chapman’s absence and posted a 4-3 record, with two of the losses coming to top-25 teams. Card oversees the running of the annual Larry Chapman Basketball Camp and has become well known throughout the Montgomery community for conducting summer camps in the area. His dedication to the youth is evident in the instruction of young campers. His caring attitude allows for the underprivileged children to attend a summer camp. He is married to the former Melissa Stallworth of Monroeville, Alabama. The couple resides in Montgomery and is the parents of two daughters, Arin Denay and Ava MacKenzie.

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Meet The Senators

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#5 Montrelle Crittendon Senior 6-2, 180 Guard Newbern, Tennessee Volunteer State Community College
Crittendon came off the bench late in the year last season and was one of the leading factors that led to the Senators’ second half turnaround. He proved to have a knack for being in the right place at the right time and used that ability to rope numerous rebounds and score a large amount of second chance points. As a returning senior, the coaches are looking to Crittendon to be a leader and to provide the younger players with direction and focus throughout the campaign.

2005-06: Had a solid junior campaign following his transfer from Volunteer State Community College … played in 19 games with 17 starts … third on squad in scoring average at 13.3 points per game … led team in scoring on five different occasions … led team in rebounding in six games … scored his season high 25 points in a 19-point home blowout of Southern Wesleyan on January 14 … also pulled down team high eight rebounds in that same game … led team rebounding on three consecutive nights in January against Emmanuel College, Southern Wesleyan University, and Berry College … pocketed career high three steals along with another eight rebounds versus Emmanuel in January. Community College: Had strong two-year tenure at Volunteer State Community College where he was a teammate of Mario Lusk. Career Highs Points: 25, Jan.14, ’06 vs. Southern Wesleyan University Rebounds: 8 (5 times), last on Feb. 2, ’06 at Southern Polytechnic State University Assists: 7 (twice), Jan. 5, ’06 at Georgia Southwestern State; Feb. 18, ’06 at Southern Wesleyan University Blocks: 0 Steals: 3, Jan. 12, ’06 vs. Emmanuel College

Yr. 05-06

GP GS 19 17

Field Goals 3-Pt Field Goals FG FGA Pct. 3FG 3FGA Pct. 82 216 .380 43 122 .352

Free Throws FT FTA Pct. Reb. Avg. 46 75 .613 95 5.0

A 71

Bl 0

St 27

Pts Avg. 253 13.3

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#3 Mario Lusk Senior 5-9, 180 Guard Memphis, Tennessee Volunteer State Community College

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Lusk is a player who likes to lead by example on the court and he plays hard for the entirety of his time on the court on both offense and defense. He’s an intelligent player who takes pride in working on his shooting touch. As a result, Mario is a consistent shooter who has the ability to either shoot from the perimeter or work the ball into the paint. He’s also not afraid to mix things up with larger post players on the inside if that is what it takes to bring in a rebound. As a senior, his work ethic will be a valuable example for the younger players on the Senator roster. 2005-06: Enjoyed a productive junior season after transferring from Volunteer State Community College in Tennessee … the only Senator to start all 27 games of the 2005-06 season … averaged over 35 minutes of playing time each game … led team in scoring for five games including three consecutive games against Lee University, Reinhardt College, and Oakwood College in December … an excellent free throw shooter he led team in free throws made and free throws attempted (90 of 115) … was 13 of 14 from the charity stripe in win over Faulkner University at SSAC Tournament in Americus, Georgia … also scored career high of 27 in same game … accounted for his career high five steals in home loss to Berry College in the second game of the season … dished out team’s season high 11 assists in 75-53 runaway home win over Brewton-Parker on February 9 … led team in personal fouls with 70 and fouled out of five games over the course of the year. Community College: Had a solid two-year career at Volunteer State Community College where he was a teammate of Montrelle Crittendon … averaged 11 points per game …tallied five assists, two steals, and five rebounds per game over his career … selected All-Conference and All-Region in 2004. High School: Four year player for Coach Gerald Harris’ Manassas High School Tigers in Memphis, Tennessee … was the team’s Most valuable Player all four years of his prep career … Second Team All-State as a junior and First team All-State as a senior … selected to All-District and All-region teams as a sophomore, junior and senior … member of West Tennessee All-Star team in 2003 … had a career average of 24 points, eight assists, six rebounds and three steals per game …Memphis Commercial Appeal “Best of the Preps” selection all four years … holds school record for points in a game with 57 … attended Nike All-American Camp in 2002. Career Highs Points: 27, Mar. 2, ’06 vs. Faulkner University Rebounds: 6 (4 times), last on Feb. 16, ’06 at Emmanuel College Assists: 11, Feb. 9, ’06 vs. Brewton-Parker College Blocks: 0 Steals: 5, Nov. 17, ’05 vs. Berry College Field Goals 3-Pt Field Goals FG FGA Pct. 3FG 3FGA Pct. 91 202 .450 28 80 .350 Free Throws FT FTA Pct. 90 115 .783

Yr. GP 05-06 27

GS 27

Reb. Avg. A 92 3.4 104

Bl 0

St 29

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# 12 Joseph Manuel Senior 6-4, 200 Guard Beatrice, Alabama J.F. Shields High School
A two-time all conference selection and the only fourth-year senior on the Senators this year, Joseph will be looked to for on-court and off-court leadership. Manuel currently stands as the fifth leading career scorer in AUM history with a total of 1,332 points and needs 336 points to pass Albert Lewis (1991-95) for fourth place. Tied for seventh place in career field goals with 459 successful buckets, he is also fifth in field goal attempts (1066), third in three-point field goals (196), and second in three-point field goals attempted (529).

2005-06: NAIA Honorable Mention All-American … member of SSAC All-Conference First Team and SSAC All-Tournament Team … started in 24 of 25 games played in his junior year and led the team in scoring with 439 points … averaged 17.6 points per game along with 5.4 rebounds per game … lead team in scoring in 12 games and had the team’s high in rebounding six times … set personal career high in steals with four versus Faulkner University in first round victory at SSAC tournament … established his personal high mark for rebounds with nine against Shorter College in November … in the season’s opener versus Texas College he had a team season high 31 points and went nine for nine from the free throw line. 2004-05: Had a tremendous sophomore campaign as he averaged over 20 points per game and scored a total of 643 points … named to SSAC All-Conference First Team … set personal career high water mark for points scored with 35 versus Berry College … also set personal highs in assists with five and blocks with two in a February contest with North Georgia College and State University … shot over 33 percent from behind the three-point arc, making 90 out of 269 shots. 2003-04: Played in all 30 games of his freshman year with 11 starts …averaged 17.9 minutes per game in both forward and guard positions … shot 46.2 percent (85-184) from the field … was fourth on team with an 8.3 points per game average … dished out 29 assists and pocketed 21 steals as a true freshman …scored 26 points in back-to-back games during the conference tournament … made his mark with a buzzer-beating game winner that upset top seeded Southern Tech in the GACC tournament. High School: Played six seasons at 1-A J.F. Shields High School for Head Coach Jerome Sanders in Beatrice, Alabama … named Team and Regional Tournament MVP during senior season … also named school’s Offensive Player of the Year in football following senior campaign and held baseball team’s highest batting average during the years of his prep career. Career Highs Points: 35, Jan. 24, ‘05 vs. Berry College Rebounds: 9, Nov. 19, ‘05 vs. Shorter College Assists: 5, Feb. 10, ‘05 vs. North Ga. College & State Blocks: 2, Feb. 10 ’05 vs. North Ga. College & State Steals: 4, Mar. 2, ‘06 vs. Faulkner University Field Goals 3-Pt Field Goals FG FGA Pct. 3FG 3FGA Pct. 85 184 .462 37 91 .407 226 556 .406 90 269 .335 148 326 .454 69 169 .408 459 1066 .431 196 529 .371 Free Throws FT FTA Pct. 43 63 .683 101 138 .732 74 93 .796 218 294 .741

Yr. 03-04 04-05 05-06 Totals:

GP 30 31 25 87

GS 11 31 24 66

Reb. Avg. A Bl 94 3.1 29 3 127 4.1 35 8 136 5.4 44 2 357 4.1 108 13

St Pts 21 250 19 643 24 439 64 1332

Avg. 8.3 20.1 17.6 15.3

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# 15 Robert Johnson Junior 6-7, 210 Junior Montgomery, Alabama Meredian (Miss.) Community College George Washington Carver High School
Johnson is a blue collar player who enjoys fighting for a loose ball as much as he enjoys scoring. An aggressive rebounder, Robert also works hard on the defensive end of the court. During the off-season, he worked hard to improve his ball handling skills and shooting touch. As the only returning junior, he will be asked to show more team leadership both on the court and in the locker room. 2005-06: Played in 26 of the Senators 27 games with 16 starts as a sophomore after transferring from Meridian Community College in Mississippi … shot 45 percent on the year, making 91of 202 shots … led team in rebounding for the year with 143 boards … led the team in scoring only once with 18 points in win at Emmanuel College on February 16 … scored his career high 19 points on February 13 in road loss to University of Mobile … led team rebounding six times including back-to-back games versus Reinhardt College and Oakwood College in December … registered his only two double-double games against Reinhardt (14 points/10 rebounds) and Oakwood (17 points/10 rebounds) … totaled a workmanlike 19 steals and swatted away 15 shots on the season. Community College: Averaged 12 points per game in his one year at Meridian Community College in Meridian, Mississippi … also brought in nine rebounds per game and six assists per contest. High School: Played three years for Coach James Jackson’s George Washington Carver Wolverines … Regional Finals MVP and Team MVP in 2004 … Second team All-State as a senior … Area MVP in senior campaign … member of the North All-Star team as a junior … averaged a double-double as a senior with 24 points per game and 11 rebounds per game … also took in 1 steal and dished out 2 assists per game. Career Highs Points: 19, Feb. 13, ’06 at University of Mobile Rebounds: 10 (twice), Dec. 9, ’05 vs. Reinhardt College; Dec. 10, ’05 at Oakwood College Assists: 4 (three times), last on Feb. 9, ’06 vs. Brewton-Parker College Blocks: 3 (twice), Feb. 2, ’06 at Southern Polytechnic State; Feb. 25, ’06 at Faulkner University Steals: 2 (six times), last on Feb. 25, ’06 at Faulkner University Field Goals 3-Pt Field Goals GP GS FG FGA Pct. 3FG 3FGA Pct. 26 16 87 162 .537 18 41 .43.9 Free Throws FT FTA Pct. Reb. Avg. A 45 66 .682 143 5.5 35

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# 14 David Gallagher Sophomore 6-5, 220 Guard/Forward Wartrace, Tennessee Cascade High School
Gallagher is an extremely intelligent player that made an immediate impact as the Senators “sixth man” as a freshman. He’s a utilitarian player who is very comfortable either posting up in the paint or shooting from behind the three-point line. David is a very competitive young man that works hard to learn the mental and physical aspects of the game.

2005-2006: Played in all 27 Senator games with seven starts as a freshman … selected to SSAC All-Freshman Team … lead team in scoring and rebounding with career high 28 points and nine rebounds in double-overtime home victory over Faulkner University … also registered three steals in Faulkner win … proved to be a consistent shooter by making 46 out of 106 shot attempts on the year … was also impressive from three-point territory with 35 successful treys out of 86 attempts for over 40 percent on the season … pulled down an average of two rebounds per contest. High School: A four year player for Coach Charlie Pope’s Cascade High School Champions in Wartrace, Tennessee … selected team’s Most Valuable Player in 2005 … District MVP and All-District Tournament Team selection as a junior and senior … scored 967 points, 592 rebounds, 222 assists and 105 blocks during his prep career … over his senior year he registered 17 points, 12 rebounds, four assists and two blocks per game on average … holds school single game record of 32 points with 27 rebounds … Football team’s MVP and All-Region Quarterback as junior and senior … holds school record 4,300 passing yards … Class Valedictorian … Student Council President … National Honor Society. Career Highs Points: 28, Nov. 21, ’05 vs. Faulkner University Rebounds: 9, Nov. 21, ’05 vs. Faulkner University Assists: 4 (twice), Nov. 21, ’05 vs. Faulkner University; Dec. 10, ’05 at Oakwood College Blocks: 2 (twice), Nov. 21, ’05 vs. Faulkner University; Dec. 10, ’05 at Oakwood College Steals: 3, Nov. 21, ’05 vs. Faulkner University

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FG 46

FGA Pct. 3FG 3FGA Pct. 106 .434 35 86 .407

FT FTA Pct. Reb. Avg. 13 17 .765 55 2.0

A 36

Bl 9

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#2 Ronnie Hickman Sophomore 5-10, 180 Guard LaVerne, Tennessee LaVerne High School

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Hickman is a dedicated player that works hard to improve his game each day. He played an important role in helping to develop a young and inexperienced team into a winning combination during the early season months of November and December. He looks to be another important player on Coach Chapman’s bench as the new season progresses. More quality playing time is in his near future. 2005-06: Played in eight games during his freshman season … lead team in rebounding with seven boards in early season road loss to University of West Florida … shot over 70 percent from the free throw line by making 26 of 37 attempts … pulled down 23 rebounds … scored 66 points on the year for an 8.3 points per game average … came off the bench to score 20 points in November double-overtime home win over Faulkner University … pocketed four steals in December road loss to eventual conference champion Lee University. Career Highs Points: 20, Nov. 21, ’05 vs. Faulkner University Rebounds: 7, Nov. 28, ’05 at University of West Florida Assists: 4, Nov. 19, ’05 vs. Shorter College Blocks: 1, Nov. 19, ’05 vs. Shorter College Steals: 4, Dec. 1, ’05 at Lee University

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GS 0

FG 17

FGA Pct. 3FG 53 .321 6

3FGA 21

Pct. .286

FT 26

FTA 37

Pct. Reb. .703 23

Avg. 2.9

A 16

Bl 1

S 8

Pts. 66

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# 10 Jamal Richardson Sophomore 6-2, 160 Guard Nashville, Tennessee Maplewood High School
Richardson proved himself to be a patient player as last season developed. He saw limited time, but when called upon to perform in the conference tournament he played some of his best ball of the season. He will look to continue that success this year. A fast player who can rapidly move the ball up the court, Jamal will see more time on the court this year as his knowledge of the AUM system increases.

2005-06: Saw limited action in 14 games as a freshman … scored season high three points in season ending loss to Southern Wesleyan University at SSAC Tournament … opened the year with three assists versus Texas College in home win … registered two rebounds versus Faulkner in SSAC Tournament opening round win … tallied nine points and nine rebounds on the year. High School: A four year player for Coach Arnett Bodenhamer’s Maplewood High School Panthers in Nashville, Tennessee … team’s Most Valuable Player in his senior year … Honorable Mention All-State selection in 2005 … member of All-Region and All-Region Tournament Team as a senior … averaged 14.3 points, eight assists and four rebounds per game over his career … as a senior he netted 17 points, six assists and five rebounds per game … 2005 LeroyWright Thanksgiving Tournament MVP … All-District cross-country selection as a junior. Career Highs Points: 3, Mar. 3, ’06 vs. Southern Wesleyan University Rebounds: 2, Mar. 2, ’06 vs. Faulkner University Assists: 3, Nov. 12, ’06 vs. Texas College Blocks: 1, Feb. 9, ’06 vs. Brewton-Parker College Steals: 1 (6 times), last on Feb. 16, ’06 at Emmanuel College
Yr. GP GS 05-06 14 0 FG FGA Pct. 3 7 .429 3FG 3FGA 0 2 Pct. .000 FT 3 FTA 5 Pct. .600 Reb. 9 Avg. 0.6 A 9 Bl 1 S 6 Pts. 9 Avg. 0.6

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# 14 Agust Angantysson Freshman 6-7, 215 Forward Keflavik, Iceland
Angantysson is an aggressive player who comes from the international ranks. He impresses the coaching staff with his knowledge of the game, but will need to adapt to the American style of play. He has worked hard to improve his ball control skills in the paint and his passing abilities. His shooting touch is outstanding and his decision making is excellent. Once he becomes more accomplished with the AUM system, he could provide a lot of minutes as a back up and could even work his way into the starting line up.

#4 Elmir Forto Junior 6-9, 270 Center Sarajevo, Bosnia Freed-Hardeman University
Forto will be asked to take on the role of center for the Senators following his transfer from Freed-Hardeman University in Henderson, Tennessee. Emir will bring valuable experience and leadership to the center of the AUM defense and offense. College: Had a two-year tenure with Freed-Hardeman Lions … played in 39 games over that time … tallied 73 points and 69 rebounds in his career … averaged three points and three rebounds per game with a 60 percent accuracy rate from the field … freshman high came against Crichton College when he roped ten rebounds and dropped in nine points … last season against Williams Baptist College he scored five points and registered five rebounds.

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# 31 Trey Miller Freshman 5-10, 150 Guard Talladega, Ala. Talladega High School
Miller will be a valuable weapon for Coach Chapman to have in his arsenal. Trey will very likely see a lot of quality playing time during the upcoming season. A true shooter, he is dangerously accurate from beyond the three-point arc. His surprisingly quick hands also make him a talented passer and a pesky defender. High School: A three-year player for his father, Coach Chucky Miller’s Talladega High School Tigers … member of the 5A Alabama All-State first team in his senior year … selected All-Talladega County in junior and senior years … voted to Anniston Star All-Area team as sophomore, junior and senior … his team’s MVP in 2006 … MVP of both the Talladega County Tournament and the Southeast Regional Tournament as a senior … scored 1,187 points over his prep career including 554 points in his senior year … 210 assists and 165 steals over three-year career … 68 steals and 66 assists as a senior and 74 of 96 from the free throw line … appeared in State Tournament’s “Final Four” in 2006.

# 11 Matt Nielson Freshman 6-5, 195 Forward Huntsville, Ala. Albert P. Brewer High School
A real scoring threat from the outside, Nielson will probably make an immediate impact on the 2006-07 Senator team. Matt may see a large number of minutes on the court very soon into year. He possesses a smooth shooting motion and knows how to follow his shot for the offensive rebound. High School: Played three years for Coach Sam Brown’s Albert P. Brewer High School Patriots … holds school’s career points scored record with 1,375 … brought in 714 rebounds over his prep career … scored 527 points and had 307 rebounds as a senior … Morgan County MVP and Team MVP in 2006 … selected to All-County and AllArea teams as both a junior and a senior … Alabama North All-Star Team member as a junior … Encore Player of the Week … Morgan County Champions , 2004, ’05, & ’06 … Area Champions in 2005.

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# 17 Chris Taylor Junior 6-5, 225 Forward Fort Deposit, Ala. Enterprise-Ozark (Ala.) CC
Taylor will provide AUM with a balanced attack at the forward position. He is a consistent performer on both ends of the court and is just as likely to pull down defensive rebounds as he is to battle for points in the paint. Chris enjoys learning the game of basketball and knows that finding the open shooter is just as important as taking a shot. Community College: A second team Junior College All-American at Enterprise-Ozark Community College in Enterprise, Alabama … averaged a double-double with over 15 points per game to compliment his ten rebounds per game … also dished out two assists and swatted away one shot per game on average. High School: Played for Coach Jim Hunter, Jr. on Calhoun High School Tigers … played all four years of his high school career for the 3A school … averaged just under 15 points per game and over nine rebounds per game … 2003 Alabama State Champions … also selected as the football team’s Most Outstanding Player and Most Improved Player.

# 22 Nathan Thomas Freshman 6-7, 220 Forward Mt. Juliet, Tenn. Wilson Central High School
Thomas is a hard-nosed player from the Tennessee prep ranks that has attracted the coaching staff’s eye following his devotion to hard work in practice. He has shown moments of brilliance, but as with most young players he will need to improve his decision making skills and learn patience. He will be an enthusiastic piece to the overall team puzzle this year. Nathan’s hard work on the court is both exciting to watch and carries over to his teammates. He will make AUM a better defensive team. He is a relentless rebounder, and will play a lot of post players bigger than he is, so he will have to work hard around the basket. He had developed a soft turnaround jump shot to add to his offensive aresenal. He can also step out beyond the three point line and drop in a three when needed. He has worked hard to improve his free throw shooting and the Senators will need that from him as his play in the post could translate into several trips to the free throw line.

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2005-06 AUM Season-In-Review

As the 2005-06 season opened in November, Auburn University Montgomery’s Head Basketball Coach Larry Chapman found his team’s roster filled with 16 new names and only two returnees. Chapman refused to be intimidated by the young faces on his team and instead used the opportunity to mold his squad into a team of winners. The season opened with a foreseeable rough stretch in which the Senators won only three of their first eight games. As the New Year rolled around, however, the Senators suddenly found their groove and went on to win nine consecutive Southern States Athletic Conference games while going undefeated in the month of January. Despite missing the NAIA National Tournament, the 2005-06 AUM Senators proved that confidence and teamwork mixed with a healthy serving of hard work can overcome many of the problems brought by youthful inexperience. The season opened at home with a November match up with Texas College. Junior guard Joseph “JoJo” Manuel of Beatrice would take the young team under his wing and get things started off right by scoring a team season high 31 points and pulling in a game high seven rebounds in an 83-77 win. Five nights later the inexperience of the young Senators faced a tough early season test in their next match as conference foe Berry College came into Montgomery and took home a 75-69 victory. Manuel would again lead the Senators in scoring with 17 points, but junior center Byron Conway of Valdosta, Ga., and sophomore forward Robert Johnson from Montgomery would both make their presence felt by taking in eight rebounds each. November would only get more difficult for the AUM netters as conference foes Shorter College and Faulkner University awaited them. For Shorter, AUM used solid offensive play to take an 84-74 victory as four Senators scored in double figures. Manuel erupted for 25 points, freshman forward David Gallagher of Wartrace, Tenn., dropped 20 points into the net, and junior guard Mario Lusk from Memphis, Tenn., contributed 15. Also from the Volunteer State, freshman guard Ronnie Hickman out of LaVerne added 11 points to the total. Offense continued to be the Senator’s early-season strong suit as cross town rival Faulkner came into the AUM P.E. Complex. In one of the most exciting games of the season, Faulkner’s men would hit buzzer-beating three-pointers at the end of regulation and at the end of the first overtime before finally bowing to the sharpshooting skills of Gallagher, who hit two crucial treys to salt away the contest 95-92 in double overtime. In addition to Gallagher’s game high 28 points, Manuel added 21 and Hickman dropped in 20 point in the marathon. After closing November with an unsightly 74-71 road loss to West Florida, AUM opened the December slate with three consecutive losses. Lee University started the skid by shooting a blistering 59 percent from the field on their floor and scoring more points than any other AUM opponent on the season in a 94-79 decision. Next, Reinhardt College would overcome a 37-30 halftime deficit to nip the Senators at the wire 63-62 in Montgomery. The Senators then traveled to Huntsville and saw Oakwood College take a 93-84 victory by shooting over 45 percent (10 of 22) from behind the three-point arc. The losing streak finally came to an end at Georgia Southwestern State, 68-66, behind the 18 points and nine rebounds tallied by junior center MacKenzie Clark of Mobile. Junior guard Montrelle Crittendon from Newbern, Tenn., added 13 points to go along with ten from junior center Leonard Scott of Burkville, 12 from Manuel, and ten from Johnson as a more balanced Senator offensive attack began to emerge. The AUM team minded style of play continued as Crittendon, Lusk, Manuel and Clark would all score double figures in a 65-54 victory in Mount Vernon, Ga., against Brewton-Parker. At home against Emmanuel College five nights later, the same four players would again register double digits in points scored and collect their sixth victory of the season with a 81-73 win. Mario Lusk would take charge of the following game versus Southern Wesleyan University, making seven of eight shots including two of two from three-point land plus three of four from the charity stripe. He also collected a game high eight rebounds in the 74-55 victory. Manuel then scored 24 points in a road win over Berry College and Clark would drain 19 points in a victory at Shorter before the Senators returned home for a rematch with Lee University. In the earlier match up Lee had been virtually unstoppable on the inside, but Scott would control the paint in this bout as Manuel got hot from the outside. Scott pulled down 12 rebounds and scored 19 points while Manuel scorched the net for 27 points in the Leonard Scott averaged a team-high 6.5 rebounds per game last season.

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74-60 decision. As a team, an inspired AUM shot 51 percent and took in 40 rebounds to avenge the earlier loss to the eventual conference champions. Non-conference rivals University of Mobile Rams would next make a trip to Montgomery and leave with little to show for the visit. Crittendon would light up 23 points on the P.E. Complex’s scoreboard to lead all scorers while cold shooting from the outside (one of 18 from three-point territory) would doom the Rams as they left with a 77-49 loss. After surviving a spirited second half comeback attempt by Southern Polytechnic State, 58-56, in Marietta, Ga., and running their winning streak to nine games, AUM traveled to Reinhardt where the Senators’ normally reliable shooting skills failed to materialize. A 46 percent effort from the line combined with a dismal six of 23 shooting performance from behind the three-point arc resulted in a disappointing 73-69 loss to the Eagles. AUM bounced back from the disappointing loss with a strong effort against BrewtonParker at home, running away with a 22 point victory, 75-53. Clark tallied a doubledouble and Crittendon scored 23 points on the night. As a team, the Senators registered a season high 22 assists led by Lusk’s 11 hand outs. Interestingly, Clark went two for two from the charity stripe for the only two Senator free throws of the game. Two days later, Georgia Southwestern would take away a 73-67 victory from the Capital City in a physical match that saw both teams draw a combined 39 fouls. A trip to the Alabama Gulf Coast for a return match against the University of Mobile produced AUM’s third loss in four games as the Rams would make 28 of 39 free throws and hold the Senators to their season low of just 23 total rebounds. Clark would ring up another double-double with 24 points and 11 rebounds, but even his team season high 12 field goals could not prevent a 93-83 loss. Once again, AUM bounced back from a tough loss to play well in their next match as the Senators went to Emmanuel and took a 57-47 victory. The win was especially pleasing since the Senators won despite playing a much more slowly paced game than they were accustomed to playing. The game would end with AUM scoring and allowing its fewest points of the year after both teams made only 20 baskets apiece.

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MacKenzie Clark had a team-high 39 blocked shots in the 2005-06 season.

Central, S.C., proved to be a hospitable welcome for the AUM men as Southern Wesleyan fell to the Senators for the second time on the year by a score of 78-55. Then Southern Polytechnic State’s fundamental ball handling overcame Manuel’s impressive four of five shooting from three-point land and Clark’s season high seven shot blocks to give the visitors a successful 63-59 outing. The late season struggles continued for the young Senators as fatigue and injuries began to play a critical role in important matches. Faulkner took revenge for the double overtime loss they suffered in November by jumping out to an eleven point halftime lead at home and holding on for 63-59 win. The Eagles played an inspired defensive ballgame limiting AUM to only 41 percent from the field and a season low 19 field goals. Faulkner’s win meant that the same two teams would meet a week later in the first round of the SSAC Tournament held in Americus, Ga. In this contest, AUM would protect the ball better than they had all season and committed their fewest turnovers of the year. Lusk would assume the afternoon’s spotlight scoring 27 points, dishing out six assists and shooting 13 of 14 from the free throw line. Manuel would also have a hot hand, making nine of 14 shots and scratching out 25 points in the 89-75 victory. Unfortunately, the Senators’ season would come to a close the next night with a heart-breaking 68-66 loss to Southern Wesleyan, a team that the Senators had defeated twice in the regular season by more than 20 points on each occasion. Despite ending the season with a disappointing loss and missing the National Tournament, the 2005-06 Senator season could be thought of as a success on many levels. Primarily, Chapman took a team comprised almost entirely of new talent and formed it into a club that complied a 16-11 overall record and a 13-7 conference mark. Individually, several players won postseason accolades. Manuel was named to the NAIA Honorable Mention All-American team, the SSAC All-Conference team, and the SSAC All-Tournament team. Gallagher was named to the SSAC All-Freshman squad and MacKenzie Clark was also named as a SSAC All-Conference performer.

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2005-06 AUM Men’s Basketball Final Statistics

Player Joseph Manuel MacKenzie Clark Montrelle Crittendon Mario Lusk Robert Johnson Andrew Donald Leonard Scott Ronnie Hickman David Gallagher Byron Conway Jamal Richardson Zach Abney Marques Forbes Adrian Farmer Team Rebounds Totals Opponents Score By Periods Opponents AUM

GP/S 25/24 19/18 19/17 27/27 26/16 8/8 17/11 8/0 27/7 16/6 14/0 10/0 7/0 1/0

FG-A 148/326 112/192 82/216 91/202 87/162 28/43 58/86 17/53 46/106 21/45 3/7 2/9 2/3 0/0

Pct. .454 .583 .380 .450 .537 .651 .674 .321 .434 .467 .429 .222 .667 --

3FG-A 69/169 1/3 43/122 28/80 18/41 0/0 0/1 6/21 35/86 4/9 0/2 1/4 0/0 0/0

Pct. .408 .333 .352 .350 .439 -.000 .286 .407 .444 .000 .250 ---

FT-A 74/93 39/58 46/75 90/115 45/66 13/26 27/62 26/37 13/17 6/14 3/5 1/4 0/0 0/0

Pct. .796 .672 .613 .783 .682 .500 .435 .703 .765 .429 .600 .250 ---

Reb. 136 115 95 92 143 36 110 23 55 34 9 7 12 0 75 942 897

Avg A 5.4 44 6.1 9 5.0 71 3.4 104 5.5 35 4.5 7 6.5 23 2.9 16 2.0 36 2.1 5 0.6 9 0.7 0 1.7 5 0.0 0 2.8 34.9 364 33.2 297

Blk 2 39 0 0 15 5 28 1 9 18 1 0 1 0

St 24 7 27 29 19 4 7 8 17 1 6 0 2 0

Pts 439 264 253 300 237 69 143 66 140 52 9 6 4 0

Avg 17.6 13.9 13.3 11.1 9.1 8.6 8.4 8.3 5.2 3.3 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.0

27 27 1st 793 931

697/1450 .481 677/1610 .420 2nd 1038 1029 OT1 11 11

205/538 .381 149/492 .303 OT2 8 11 Total 1850 1982

383/572 347/546

.670 .636

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2005-06 AUM Men’s Basketball Final Results
Date Opponent Nov. 12 Texas College Nov. 17 Berry College* Nov. 19 Shorter College* Nov. 21 Faulkner University* Nov. 28 University of West Florida Dec. 1 Dec. 9 Dec. 10 Jan. 5 Jan. 7 Jan. 12 Jan. 14 Jan. 19 Jan. 21 Jan. 26 Jan. 30 Feb. 2 Feb. 4 Feb. 9 Feb. 11 Feb. 13 Feb. 16 Feb. 18 Feb. 22 Feb. 25 Mar. 3 Mar. 4 Lee University* Reinhardt College* Oakwood College Georgia Southwestern State* Brewton-Parker College* Emmanuel College* Southern Wesleyan University* Berry College* Shorter College* Location Montgomery, Ala. Montgomery, Ala. Montgomery, Ala. Montgomery, Ala. Pensacola, Fla. Cleveland, Tenn. Montgomery, Ala. Huntsville, Ala. Americus, Ga. Mt. Vernon, Ga. Montgomery, Ala. Montgomery, Ala. Rome, Ga. Rome, Ga. Score W; 83-77 L; 69-75 W; 84-74 Record 1-0 1-1/0-1 2-1/1-1 Attend. High Pts. 600 (31) Manuel 350 (17) Manuel 300 (25) Manuel 1,000 (28) Gallagher 350 (21) Manuel 632 450 300 150 100 500 500 312 200 550 300 200 200 650 650 350 150 100 550 600 (22) Lusk (15) Lusk (21) Lusk (18) Clark (18) Manuel (25) Crittendon (25) Crittendon (24) Manuel (19) Clark (27) Manuel (23) Crittendon (17) Manuel (17) Manuel (23) Crittendon (18) Crittendon (25) Manuel (18) Johnson (25) Clark (23) Manuel (19) Lusk

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W; 95-92 (2OT)3-1/2-1 L; 71-74 3-2 L; 79-94 L; 62-63 L; 84-93 W; 68-66 W; 65-54 W; 81-73 W; 74-55 W; 84-73 W; 72-59 W; 74-60 W; 77-49 W; 58-56 L; 69-73 W; 75-53 L; 67-73 L; 83-93 W; 57-47 W; 78-55 L; 59-63 L; 59-63 W; 89-75 L; 66-68 3-3/2-2 3-4/2-3 3-5 4-5/3-3 5-5/4-3 6-5/5-3 7-5/6-3 8-5/7-3 9-5/8-3 10-5/9-3 11-5 12-5/10-3 12-6/10-4 13-6/11-4 13-7/11-5 13-8 14-8/12-5 15-8/13-5 15-9/13-6 15-10/13-7 16-10 16-11

Lee University* Montgomery, Ala. University of Mobile Montgomery, Ala. Southern Polytechnic State Univ.* Marietta, Ga. Reinhardt College* Waleska, Ga. Brewton-Parker College* Montgomery, Ala. Georgia Southwestern State* Montgomery, Ala. University of Mobile Mobile, Ala. Emmanuel College* Franklin Springs, Ga. Southern Wesleyan University* Central, S.C. Southern Polytechnic State Univ.* Montgomery, Ala. at Faulkner University* Montgomery, Ala. Faulkner University& Southern Weslyan University& Rome, Ga. Rome, Ga.

200 (27) Lusk 200 (12) Crittendon

High Reb. (7) Manuel (8) Johnson, Conway (9) Manuel, Johnson, (9) Gallagher (7) Manuel, Johnson, Hickman (8) Manuel (10) Johnson (10) Johnson (9) Clark (8) Scott (8) Crittendon (8) Crittendon (7) Crittendon (8) Manuel Crittendon (12) Scott (8) Crittendon (10) Scott (6) Crittendon, Clark (11) Clark (6) Johnson (11) Clark (7) Clark (10) Clark (8) Scott (8) Manuel, Scott (10) Scott (6) Crittendon

*-Denotes SSAC Game &-Denotes SSAC Tournament Game Record: Overall 16-11 Conference 13-7 Home 8-4 Away 7-6 Neutral 1-1

Reported Attendance: Summary Home (12 games) Away (5 games) Neutral (2 games) Totals:

Totals 6,000 1,544 400 7,544

Per Game Avg. 500 309 200 444

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Southern States Athletic Conference 2005-06 Final Poll/Honors

School
Lee University Southern Wesleyan University Southern Polytechnic State University Auburn University Montgomery Georgia Southwestern State University Faulkner University Brewton-Parker College Berry College Emmanuel College Reinhardt College Shorter College
Regular Season Champion: Lee University Conference Tournament Champion: Lee University Player of the Year: Kevin Smith; Lee University Freshman of the Year: Jack Richey; Shorter College Coach of the Year: Tommy Brown; Lee University

SSAC
15-5 14-6 13-7 13-7 11-9 11-9 8-12 8-12 7-13 7-13 3-17

%
.750 .700 .650 .650 .550 .550 .400 .400 .350 .350 .150

Overall
24-10 19-14 22-11 16-11 19-12 14-12 16-15 12-18 14-18 11-19 7-23

%
.706 .576 .667 .593 .613 .539 .516 .400 .438 .367 .233

GB
-1.0 2.0 2.0 4.0 4.0 7.0 7.0 8.0 8.0 12.0

NAIA All-Americans: First Team: Kevin Smith; Lee University Third Team: Dominique Holmes; Southern Polytech Honorable Mention: Joseph Manuel; Auburn University Montgomery A.J. Mastin; Southern Polytechnics State University Jerans Rapley; Southern Wesleyan University Adrian Robinson; Georgia Southwestern State University SSAC All-Academic Team Casey Baxter: Shorter College Raul Carderas: Faulkner University Levi Hatcher: Shorter College Brandon Jennings: Reinhardt College Wes Koch: Reinhardt College Jess Mullens: Berry College Larry Savage: Shorter College Paul Stoddard: Southern Polytechnic State University

SSAC All-Conference Team Tramaine Aaron: Berry College MacKenzie Clark: Auburn University Montgomery Lamont Cobb: Faulkner University Dominique Holmes: Southern Polytechnic State University Brandon Jennings: Reinhardt College Shawn King: Georgia Southwestern State University Joseph Manuel: Auburn University Montgomery Sir-lee Mason: Lee University A.J. Mastin: Southern Polytechnic State University Jerans Rapley: Southern Wesleyan University Jack Richey: Shorter College Adrian Robinson: Georgia Southwestern State University Adrian Sing: Brewton-Parker College Kevin Smith: Lee University Jonathan Womack: Emmanuel College SSAC All-Freshman Team Chris Clark: Berry College Tony Deberry: Brewton-Parker College David Gallagher: Auburn University Montgomery Jack Richey: Shorter College Arthur Smith: Faulkner University SSAC All-Tournament Team Joseph Manuel: Auburn University Montgomery Dealto Marshall: Southern Wesleyan University Sir-Lee Mason: Lee University* Jerans Rapley: Southern Wesleyan University Adrian Robinson: Georgia Southwestern State University Kevin Smith: Lee University * Denotes Tournament MVP

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Mississippi State University Bulldogs
Nov. 1 at Starkville; 7 p.m. (Exhibition) Location: Starkville, MS (1878) Enrollment: 16,101 President: Dr. Robert Fogelsong Athletics Director: Larry Templeton Colors: Maroon & White Conference: SEC Arena: Humphrey Coliseum Capacity: 10,500 Media Relations Basketball Contact: David Rosinski Office Phone: 662.324.0497 Fax: 662.325.2563 Email: rosinski@athletics.msstate.edu Athletics Website: www.mstateathletics.com Coaching Staff Head Coach: Rick Stansbury Assistant Coaches: Robert Kirby, Phil Cunningham, Mark White Office Phone: 662.325.3800 Best Time to Reach: 11 a.m. Series Series Record: MSU leads 2-0 Last Meeting: MSU, 68-43 (1981)

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Allen University Yellow Jackets
Nov. 4 at AUM; 7 p.m. (Homecoming) Location: Columbia, SC (1870) Enrollment: 600 President: Dr. Charles E. Young Athletics Director: Timard Gates Colors: Royal Blue & Gold Conference: EIAC Arena: James Hirch Adams Capacity: 1,000 Media Relations Basketball Contact: Teesa Johnson Office Phone: 803.376.5789 Fax: 803.376.5847 Email: Athletics Website: www.allenuniversity.edu Coaching Staff Head Coach: Timard Gates Assistant Coach: Travis Williams Office Phone: 803.376.5807 Best Time to Reach: 11 a.m. Series Series Record: First Meeting Last Year: Never Met

Dillard University Blue Devils
Nov. 6 at AUM; 7 p.m. Dec. 9 at New Orleans; 7 p.m. Location: New Orleans, LA (1869) Enrollment: 1,100 President: Dr. Marvelene Hughes Athletics Director: Kiki Baker Barnes Colors: Royal Blue & White Conference: GCAC Arena: A.W. Dent Arena Capacity: 3,500 Media Relations: Basketball Contact: Kiki Baker Barnes Office Phone: 504.319.4628 Fax: 504.654.1815 Email: kbarnes@dillard.edu Athletics Website: www.dillard.edu Coaching Staff Head Coach: Anthony Anderson Assistant Coach: n/a Office Phone: 504.571.2160 Best Time to Reach: 11 a.m. Series Series Record: AUM leads 20-9 Last Meeting: AUM, 58-56 (11-17-‘04)

Coach Chapman and Coach Card have coached together for 19 seasons.

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Auburn University Tigers
Nov. 7 at Auburn, Ala.; 8 p.m. (Exhibition) Location: Auburn, Ala. (1856) Enrollment: 22,928 President: Dr. Ed Richardson Athletics Director: Jay Jacobs Colors: Burnt Orange & Navy Blue Conference: SEC Arena: Beard-Eaves Coliseum Capacity: 10,500 Media Relations Basketball Contact: Chuck Gallina Office Phone: 334.844.9800 Fax: 334.844.9807 Email: gallica@auburn.edu Athletics Website: auburntigers.cstv.com Coaching Staff Head Coach: Jeff Lebo Assistant Coaches: John Cooper, Brandon Johnson, Dave Lebo Office Phone: 334.844.9760 Best Time to Reach: 10 a.m. Series Series Record: First Meeting Last Meeting: Never Met

University of Mobile Rams
Nov. 11 at Mobile; 7 p.m. Nov. 20 at AUM; 7 p.m. Location: Mobile, Ala. (1961) Enrollment: 1660 President: Dr. Mark Foley Athletics Director: John Runda Colors: Maroon & White Conference: GCAC Arena: H. Austill Pharr Gymnasium Capacity: 1,500 Media Relations Basketball Contact: Matthew Hicks Office Phone: 251.442.2264 Fax: 251.442.2499 Email: mhicks@mail.umobile.edu Athletics Website: www.umobile.edu Coaching Staff Head Coach: Joe Niland Assistant Coach: Dr. Steve North Office Phone: 251.442.2288 Best Time to Reach: 11 a.m. Series Series Record: Tied 7-7 Last Year: AUM, 77-49 (1/30) UM, 93-83 (2/13)

Alabama State University Hornets
Nov. 14 at ASU; 7 p.m. (Exhibition) Location: Montgomery, Ala. (1867) Enrollment: 5,442 President: Dr. Joe Lee Athletics Director: Ron Dickerson Colors: Old Gold & Black Conference: SWAC Arena: Joe L. Reed Acadome Capacity: 8,000 Media Relations: Basketball Contact: Kelvin Datcher Office Phone: 334.229.4511 Fax: 334.262.2971 Email: kdatcher@alasu.edu Athletics Website: bamastatesports.cstv.com Coaching Staff Head Coach: Lewis Jackson Assistant Coaches: Steve Rogers, Anthony Sewell, Courtney Stephens Office Phone: 334.229.4509 Best Time to Reach: 11 a.m. Series Series Record: ASU leads 21-8 Last Year: ASU, 81-59 (11/10) Exh.

Montgomery native, Robert Johnson started 16 games last season averaging over nine points per game.

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Brewton-Parker College Barons
Nov. 18 at Mt. Vernon, Ga.; 7 p.m. Jan. 27 at AUM; 4 p.m. Location: Mt. Vernon, Ga. (1904) Enrollment: 1,182 President: Dr. David Smith Athletics Director: Steve Barker Colors: Royal Blue & Orange Conference: SSAC Arena: Student Activities Center Capacity: 2,000 Media Relations Basketball Contact: Steve Barker Office Phone: 912.583.3178 Fax: 912.583.4352 Email: sbarker@bpc.edu Athletics Website: www.bpc.edu Coaching Staff Head Coach: Steve Barker Assistant Coach: n/a Office Phone: 912.583.3178 Best Time to Reach: 10 a.m. Series Series Record: AUM leads 14-4 Last Year: AUM, 65-64 (1/7) AUM, 75-53 (2/9)

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Faulkner University Eagles
Nov. 30 at Faulkner; 7 p.m. Jan. 25 at AUM; 8 p.m. Location: Montgomery, Ala. (1942) Enrollment: 1,200 President: Dr. Billy D. Hilyer Athletics Director: Jim Sanderson Colors: Royal Blue & Grey Conference: SSAC Arena: Tine Davis Gymnasium Capacity: 1,200 Media Relations Basketball Contact: Doug Amos Office Phone: 334.386.7153 Fax: 334.386.7277 Email: DAmos@faulkner.edu Athletics Website: www.faulkner.edu Coaching Staff Head Coach: Jim Sanderson Assistant Coaches: John Price, Ed Donahoo Office Phone: 334.386.7159 Best Time to Reach: 11 a.m. Series Series Record: AUM leads 36-16 Last Year: AUM, 95-92 2OT (11/21); FU, 63-59 (2/25); AUM, 89-75 (3/2)

Trevecca Nazarene University Trojans
Dec. 1 at Lebanon, Tenn.; T.B.A. Cumberland University Classic Location: Nashville, Tenn. (1901) Enrollment: 2,207 President: Dr. Dan Boone Athletics Director: Alan Smith Colors: Purple & White Conference: TranSouth Arena: Mark R. Moore Gymnasium Capacity: 2,200 Media Relations Basketball Contact: Greg Ruff Office Phone: 615.248.1606 Fax: 615.248.7411 Email: gruff@trevecca.edu Athletics Website: www.trevecca.edu Coaching Staff Head Coach: Sam Harris Assistant Coach: Mike Petrone Office Phone: 615.248.1603 Best Time to Reach: 10 a.m. Series Series Record: AUM leads 3-0 Last Meeting: AUM, 102-94 (1991)

Senior Montrelle Crittendon averaged over 13 points per game last season.

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Cumberland University Bulldogs
Dec. 2 at Lebanon, Tenn.; 6 p.m. Cumberland University Classic Location: Lebanon, Tenn. (1842) Enrollment: 1,500 President: Dr. Harvill Eaton Athletics Director: Pat Lawson Colors: Maroon & White Conference: TranSouth Arena: Dallas Floyd Center Capacity: 1,500 Media Relations Basketball Contact: Pat Lawson Office Phone: 615.444.2562 Fax: 615.444.2569 Email: plawson@cumberland.edu Athletic Website: www.cumberland.edu Coaching Staff Head Coach: Lonnie Thompson Assistant Coach: Jeremy Lewis Office Phone: 615.547.3145 Best Time to Reach: 9 a.m. Series Series Record: CU leads 4-3 Last Meeting: CU, 70-67 (1/17/05)

Southern Wesleyan University Warriors
Jan. 4 at Central, SC; 7 p.m. Feb. 8 at AUM; 8 p.m. Location: Central, SC (1906) Enrollment: 2,200 President: Dr. David J. Spittal Athletics Director: Dr. Keith Connor Colors: Royal Blue & Gold Conference: SSAC Arena: Tysinger Gymnasium Capacity: 600 Media Relations: Basketball Contact: Mike Gillespie Office Phone: 864.644.5305 Fax: 864.644.5903 Email: mgillespie@swu.edu Athletics Website: www.swu.edu Coaching Staff Head Coach: Charles Wimphrie Assistant Coaches: Mel Haile, Robert Woods, Charles Holland Office Phone: 864.644.5306 Best Time to Reach: 11 a.m. Series Series Record: AUM leads 14-6 Last Year: AUM, 74-55 (1/14); AUM, 78-55 (2/18); SWU, 68-66 (3/3)

Berry College Vikings
Jan. 6 at AUM; 4 p.m. Feb. 17 at Rome, Ga., 3 p.m. Location: Mt. Berry, Ga. (1902) Enrollment: 2,000 President: Dr. Stephen R. Briggs Athletics Director: R. Todd Brooks Colors: Navy & Silver Conference: SSAC Arena: Ford Gymnasium Capacity: 1,500 Media Relations Basketball Contact: Scott Dunford Office Phone: 706.290.2146 Fax: 706.236.1749 Email: wdunford@berry.edu Athletics Website: www.berryvikings.com Coaching Staff Head Coach: Jeff Haarlow Assistant Coach: Brad Steinhaur Office Phone: 706.236.1733 Best Time to Reach: Noon Series Series Record: BC leads 2-3 Last Year: BC, 75-69 (11/17) AUM, 84-73 (1/19)

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Reinhardt College Eagles
Jan. 8 at Waleska, Ga.; 7 p.m. Feb. 1 at AUM; 8 p.m. Location: Waleska, Ga. (1883) Enrollment: 1,100 President: Dr. J. Thomas Isherwood Athletics Director: Bill Popp Colors: Navy & Gold Conference: SSAC Arena: Brown Athletic Center Capacity: 1,200 Media Relations Basketball Contact: Amy Saxon Office Phone: 770.720.9217 Fax: 770.720.5622 Email: ars@reinhardt.edu Athletics Website: www.reinhardt.edu Coaching Staff Head Coach: T.J. Rosene Assistant Coach: Sam Allen Office Phone: 770.720.5614 Best Time to Reach: Noon Series Series Record: AUM leads 7-5 Last Year: RC, 63-62 (12/9); RC, 73-69 (2/4)

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Southern Polytechnic State University Runnin’ Hornets
Jan. 11 at Marietta, Ga.; 7 p.m. Feb. 15 at AUM; 8 p.m. Location: Marietta, Ga. (1948) Enrollment: 4,200 President: Dr. Lisa A. Rossbacher Athletics Director: Karl Staber Colors: Green & White Conference: SSAC Arena: Hornets Nest Capacity: 2,500 Media Relations: Basketball Contact: Karl Staber Office Phone: 678.915.6841 Fax: 678.915.5515 Email: kstaber@spsu.edu Athletics Website: www.spsu.edu Coaching Staff Head Coach: Jeff Jones Assistant Coach: Collier St. Clair Office Phone: 678.915.7360 Best Time to Reach: 11 a.m. Series Series Record: SPSU leads 12-7 Last Year: AUM, 58-56 (2/2); SPSU, 63-59 (2/22)

Shorter College Hawks
Jan. 13 at AUM; 4 p.m. Feb. 24 at Rome, Ga., 3 p.m. Location: Rome, Ga. (1873) Enrollment: 1,000 President: Dr. Harold E. Newman Athletics Director: Ricci Lattanzi Colors: Royal Blue & White Conference: SSAC Arena: Winthrop-King Centre Capacity: 1,500 Media Relations Basketball Contact: Grant Kersey Office Phone: 706.233.7468 Fax: 706.233.7575 Email: gkersey@shorter.edu Athletics Website: athletics.shorter.edu Coaching Staff Head Coach: Ricky Williams Assistant Coach: Labrandon Marie Office Phone: 706.233.7343 Best Time to Reach: Noon Series Series Record: AUM leads 11-2 Last Year: AUM, 84-74 (11/19) AUM, 72-59 (1/21)

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Concordia College Hornets
Jan. 15 at Selma, Ala.; 7 p.m. Feb. 10 at AUM; 4 p.m. Location: Selma, Ala. (1922) Enrollment: 476 President: Dr. J. Thomas Isherwood Athletics Director: Anthony Robinson Colors: Navy & Gold Conference: Independent Arena: Brown Athletic Center Capacity: 1,200 Media Relations Basketball Contact: Anthony Robinson Office Phone: 334.874.5700 Fax: 334.874.5755 Email: arobinson@concordiaselma.edu Athletics Website: www.concordiaselma.edu Coaching Staff Head Coach: Rev. Anthony Rutledge Assistant Coach: n/a Office Phone: 334.874.5700 Best Time to Reach: 10 a.m. Series Series Record: AUM leads 4-0 Last Meeting: AUM, 83-72 (2/22/05)

Emmanuel College Lions
Jan. 20 at AUM; 4 p.m. Feb. 22 at Franklin Springs, Ga;7pm Location: Franklin Springs, Ga. (1919) Enrollment: 850 President: Dr. Michael S. Stewart Athletics Director: Mike Bona Colors: Navy Blue & Gold Conference: SSAC Arena: Lion’s Den Capacity: 1,500 Media Relations: Basketball Contact: Dennis Duncan Office Phone: 706.245.2820 Fax: 706.245.4424 Email: dduncan@eclions.net Athletics Website: www.emmanuelcollege.edu Coaching Staff Head Coach: Andy Sharpe Assistant Coach: Leo Satara Office Phone: 706.245.7226 Best Time to Reach: 11 a.m. Series Series Record: AUM leads 13-2 Last Year: AUM, 81-73 (1/12); AUM, 63-59 (2/16)

Lee University Flames
Jan. 23 at AUM; 7 p.m. Feb. 3 at Cleveland, Tenn., 3 p.m. Location: Cleveland, Tenn. (1918) Enrollment: 4,012 President: Dr. Paul Conn Athletics Director: Larry Carpenter Colors: Maroon & White Conference: SSAC Arena: Paul Dana Walker Arena Capacity: 2,500 Media Relations Basketball Contact: George Starr Office Phone: 423.614.8442 Fax: 423.614.8443 Email: gstarr@leeuniversity.edu Athletics Website: www.goleeflames.com Coaching Staff Head Coach: Tommy Brown Assistant Coach: John Meeks Office Phone: 423.614.8460 Best Time to Reach: Noon Series: Series Record: Tied 2-2 Last Year: LU, 94-79 (12/1) AUM, 74-60 (1/26)

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Auburn University Montgomery vs. Opponents
Alabama-Huntsville …………......…19-17 Alabama State…..…………..…....…7-21 Allen (S.C.)…………...…..First Meeting Anderson (S.C.) ………………….…...2-0 Arkansas-Monticello……...…….….…0-1 Armstrong Atlantic State (Ga.)…..……0-1 Athens State (Ala.)………..……..…32-35 Auburn (Ala.)…….………First Meeting Azusa Pacific (Calif.)…………...……..0-2 Baptist Christian (La.)…………..….....1-0 Barber Scotia (N.C.)……………..…....1-1 Belhaven (Miss.) …………….……......8-4 Berry (Ga.)……………………....…...2-3 Birmingham-Southern (Ala.)…….…21-33 Brevard (N.C.)…………………….......1-0 Brewton-Parker (Ga.)………….......14-4 Carson-Newman (Tenn.)………….......0-1 Cedarville (Ohio)………………….......1-0 Christian Heritage (Calif.)…………….1-0 Claflin (S.C.)…………………………..3-2 Clark-Atlanta (Ga.)…………………....0-2 College of Charleston (S.C.)………….4-1 Columbus State (Ga.)…………………3-1 Concordia (Ala.)…………..……........4-0 Cumberland (Tenn.)………..……......3-4 Daniel Payne (Ala.)…………………...4-0 Delta State (Miss.)………………….…1-2 Devry Institute (Ga.)………………......1-0 Dillard (La.)………………….……...20-9 Earl Paulk (Ga.)…………………….....3-0 Edward Waters (Fla.)………….………1-0 Emmanuel (Ga.)………………..…...13-2 Eureka (Ill.)…………………….……...1-0 Faulkner (Ala.)……………..…..….36-16 Findley (Ohio)………………………...0-1 Florida International ………….……....1-0 Florida Memorial……………….……..2-0 Ft. Hayes State (Kan.)………….……..1-0 Ft. Valley State (Ga.)…………….……1-0 Georgia College………………….……1-0 Georgia Southwestern……………...15-19 Georgetown (Ky.)……………..…....…0-1 Grace (Ind.)……………………….…...1-0 Grand Canyon (Ariz.)…………….…...0-1 Hastings (Neb.) ………………….……0-1 Hawaii Pacific…………………….…...1-0 High Point (N.C.)………………....…..1-0 Huntingdon (Ala.)……………….....….5-5 Indiana State…………………...….…..1-0 Jacksonville State (Ala.)……...…….....2-8 Johnson C. Smith (N.C.)……………....2-0 Kansas State………………...…………0-1 Kearney State (Neb.)……...…………..0-1 Kennesaw State (Ga.)…...…………….1-0 LaGrange (Ga.)………...…………….20-5 Lambuth (Tenn.)……...…………….…1-1 Lander (S.C.)………...………………..1-0 Lee(Tenn.)………………………….....2-2 Lees-McRae (N.C.)…………………...1-0 Mississippi College………….………..0-1 Mississippi State…………….…..……0-2 Mobile (Ala.)……………….….……..7-7 Mohawk (Canada)……….….………...1-0 Montevallo (Ala.)………….……….31-21 Morris Brown (Ga.)……….…………..1-1 North Alabama………………………...4-3 North Georgia………………………..11-8 Oakwood (Ala.)………..……………...0-1 Oklahoma……………………………..0-1 Oklahoma Baptist……….………….....0-2 Oklahoma City…………….…………..0-1 Paine (Ga.)………………….…………1-0 Paul Quinn (Tex.)…………….……….1-0 Patten (Calif.)…………………………1-0 Phillips (Miss.)……………….……….1-0 Pikeville (Ky.)……………….………...1-0 Prairie View A&M (Tex.)…….…….....1-0 Quincy (Ill.)…………………….……..0-1 Reinhardt (Ga.)…………..…….…….7-5 Selma (Ala.)……………………….…23-2 Shorter (Ga.)……………...………...11-2 South Alabama………………………...0-1 South Carolina………………………...0-1 South Carolina-Aiken………………....1-1 Southern Benedictine (Ala.)…………..7-2 Southern Polytechnic State (Ga.)….7-12 Southern-New Orleans (La.)………...10-2 Southern Wesleyan (S.C.)………….14-6 Spring Hill (Ala.)………………….....8-16 St. Joseph’s (Maine)…………………..1-0 St. Rose (N.Y.)………………………...1-0 St. Thomas Aquinas (N.Y.)……….…...0-1 Stillman (Ala.)………………………...6-0 Talladega (Ala.)……………………...53-8

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Taylor (Ind.)…………………………...0-1 Tennessee Temple……………………..1-0 Tennessee Wesleyan…………….…….2-0 Texas College………………….……...4-1 Texas Tech…………….………………0-1 Thomas (Ga.)…………..……………...3-1 Tougaloo (Miss.)………..……………..1-0 Trevecca Nazarene (Tenn.)……..……3-0 Troy (Ala.)………………………..…...4-6 Tusculum (Tenn.)……………..……….1-0 Tuskegee (Ala.)……………….………9-1 Union (Tenn.)…………………..……..1-0 University of the Cumberlands (Ky.)....3-0 University of the South (Tenn.)…..…...1-0 USC-Spartanburg (S.C)……………….0-1 Valdosta State (Ga.)………………..….3-2 Voorhees (S.C.)……………………..…4-1 Washburn (Kan.)………………..……..0-1 West Alabama………………..………..3-1 West Florida……………….….……….4-2 West Georgia………………….………1-0 West Virginia Wesleyan………….……0-1 Westminster (Pa.)………………….…..0-1 Westmont (Calif.)…………….……….0-1 William Carey (Miss.)………….…....26-8 William Jewel (Mo.)………….……….1-0 Wisconsin-Eau Claire…………………1-0 Xavier (La.)…………………….…....15-5

MacKenzie Clark was named All-SSAC last season

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2005-06 Auburn University Montgomery Game Highs
AUM 95, vs. Faulkner College (11/21/05) 32, at University of Mobile (2/13/06) 65, at Lee University (12/1/05) .653, at University of Mobile (2/13/06) 17, vs. Shorter College (11/19/05) 30, vs Shorter (11/19); vs B-PC ( .567 (17-30), vs. Shorter College (11/19/05) 32, vs. Faulkner University (11/21/05) 42, vs. Faulkner University (11/21/05) 1.000 (2-2) vs. Brewton-Parker (2/9/06) 46, vs. Shorter College (11/19/05) 22, vs. Brewton-Parker College (2/9/06) 10, vs. Berry College (11/17/05) 8, vs Faulkner (11/21); vs So. Poly (2/22) 32, vs. Texas College (11/12/05) 27, at University of Mobile (2/13/06) 57, at Emmanuel College (2/16/06) 19, vs. Faulkner University (2/25/06) 45, vs. Georgia Southwestern (2/11/06) .385 (20-52), at Emmanuel (2/16/06) 4, vs. Lee University (1/26/06) 12, at Georgia Southwestern State (1/5/06) .261 (6-23), at Reinhardt College (2/4/06) 2, vs. Brewton-Parker (2/9/06) 2, vs. Brewton-Parker (2/9/06) .467 (7-15), at Reinhardt College (2/4/06) 23, at University of Mobile (2/13/06) 6, at Brewton-Parker College (1/7/06) 1, at Brewton-Parker College (1/7/06) 1, four times 11 (twice), vs. Brewton-Parker College (2/9); vs. Faulkner University (3/2) 10 (twice), at Southern Polytechnic St. (2/2/06); vs. Southern Polytechnic State (2/22/06)

GAME HIGHS POINTS FIELD GOALS MADE FIELD GOALS ATTEMPTED FIELD GOAL PERCENTAGE 3 PT FIELD GOALS MADE 3 PT FIELD GOALS ATTEMPTED 3 PT FIELD GOAL PERCENTAGE FREE THROWS MADE FREE THROWS ATTEMPTED FREE THROW PERCENTAGE REBOUNDS ASSISTS STEALS BLOCKED SHOTS TURNOVERS FOULS GAME LOWS POINTS FIELD GOALS MADE FIELD GOALS ATTEMPTED FIELD GOAL PERCENTAGE 3 PT FIELD GOALS MADE 3 PT FIELD GOALS ATTEMPTED 3 PT FIELD GOAL PERCENTAGE FREE THROWS MADE FREE THROWS ATTEMPTED FREE THROW PERCENTAGE REBOUNDS ASSISTS STEALS BLOCKED SHOTS TURNOVERS FOULS

Opponents 94, Lee University (12/1/05) 37, Faulkner University (11/21/05) 86, Faulkner University (11/21/05) .593, Lee University (12/1/05) 10 (twice), Oakwood (12/10); Berry (1/19) 29 (twice), Faulkner (11/21); Berry (1/19) .455 (10-22), Oakwood College (12/10/05) 28, University of Mobile (2/13/06) 39, University of Mobile (2/13/06) .857 (6-7), Southern Wesleyan (1/14/06) 51, Faulkner University (11/21/05) 24, Lee University (12/1/05) 14, Emmanuel College (1/12/06) 5, Berry College (11/17); Ga. SW (1/5) 28, Texas College (11/12/05) 30, Faulkner University (11/21/05) 47, Emmanuel College (2/16/06) 18, Brewton-Parker College (1/7/06) 43, Brewton-Parker College (1/7/06) .328 (20-61), Emmanuel College (2/16/06) 1, University of Mobile (1/30/06) 10, Southern Wesleyan University (3/3/06) .056 (1-18) University of Mobile (1/30/06) 3, Emmanuel College (2/16/06) 7, Southern Wesleyan University (1/14/06) .273 (3-11), Emmanuel College (2/16/06) 21, Reinhardt College (12/9/05) 2, Reinhardt College (2/4/06) 2, Faulkner University (3/2/06) 0, five times 6, Southern Polytechnic State (2/22/06) 8 (twice), Shorter College (1/21/06); Brewton-Parker College (2/9/06)

AUM INDIVIDUAL HIGHS POINTS FIELD GOALS MADE FIELD GOALS ATTEMPTED FIELD GOAL PERCENTAGE 3 PT FIELD GOALS MADE 3 PT FIELD GOALS ATTEMPTED 3 PT FIELD GOAL PERCENTAGE FREE THROWS MADE FREE THROWS ATTEMPTED FREE THROW PERCENTAGE REBOUNDS

31, Joseph Manuel vs. Texas College (11/12/05) 12, MacKenzie Clark at University of Mobile (2/13/06) 20, Joseph Manuel at West Florida (11/28/05) .875 (7-8), Mario Lusk vs. Southern Wesleyan University (1/14/06) 7, Joseph Manuel vs. Shorter College (11/19/05) 13, Joseph Manuel vs. Shorter College (11/19/05) .800 (4-5), Joseph Manuel vs. Southern Polytechnic State (2/22/06) 13, Mario Lusk vs. Faulkner University (3/2/06) 15, Mario Lusk at Oakwood College (12/10/06) 1.000 (9-9), Joseph Manuel vs. Texas College (11/12/05) 12, Leonard Scott vs. Lee University (1/26/06)

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AUBURN UNIVERSITY MONTGOMERY SINGLE GAME/SINGLE SEASON RECORDS
INDIVIDUAL SINGLE-GAME RECORDS Points 45; Albert Lewis vs. William Carey College, 1994 Field Goals Made 19; Dan Boyd vs. Spring Hill College, 1979 Field Goals Attempted 34; Jesse Phillips vs. LaGrange College, 1983 Consecutive Field Goals 14; Jesse Phillips vs. Stillman College, 1981 Three Point Field Goals Made 10; Albert Lewis vs. William Carey College, 1994 and Torey Harris vs. Talladega College, 2000 Three Point Field Goals Attempted 17; Albert Lewis vs. William Carey College, 1994 and Torey Harris vs. Talladega College, 2000 Free Throws Made 15; Jesse Phillips vs. Alabama-Huntsville, 1983 and Torey Harris vs. Texas College, 2002 Free Throws Attempted 21; Tommy Dukes vs. Xavier College, 1988 Rebounds 23; Anthony Murray vs. Selma College, 1993 Assists 20; Bernie Norris vs. Talladega College, 1978 Steals 8; Marcus Bullard vs. Athens State College, 1997 Shot Blocks 7; Glenn Ferguson vs. Birmingham-Southern College, 1983 and MacKenzie Clark vs. Southern Polytechnic State University, 2006 TEAM SINGLE-GAME RECORDS Points 134; vs. Troy State University, 1991 Fewest Points 23; vs. Alabama State University, 1981 and vs. William Carey College, 1980 Field Goals Made 57; vs. DeVry Institute, 1989 Field Goals Attempted 99; vs. Talladega College, 1978 Three Point Field Goals 20; vs. Selma College, 2001 Three Point Field Goals Attempted 37; vs. Georgia Southwestern State University, 2001 Free Throws Made 46; vs. Xavier College, 1980 Free Throws Attempted 65; vs. Xavier College, 1980 Rebounds 66; vs. Troy State University, 1991 and Spring Hill College, 1979 Assists 35; vs. Talladega College, 1978 Shot Blocks 11; vs. LaGrange College, 1997 Steals 27; vs. LaGrange College, 2000 Fewest Turnovers 5; vs. Birmingham-Southern College, 1984 and Montevallo College, 1995 Largest Margin of Victory 63; vs. Alabama Christian College, 1985 Largest Margin of Defeat 47; vs. Azusa Pacific College, 2002 INDIVIDUAL SINGLE-SEASON RECORDS Points 725; Torey Harris, 2001-02 Scoring Average 26.6; Marcus Bullard, 1997-98 Field Goals Made 277; Jesse Phillips, 1983-84 Field Goals Attempted 559; Torey Harris, 2001-02 Consecutive Field Goals Made 14; Jesse Phillips, 1981-82 Field Goal Percentage 66.7; Marty Werner, 1984-85 Three Point Field Goals Made 122; Tory Harris, 2001-02

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Free Thorws Made 181; Jesse Phillips, 1985-86 Free Throws Attempted 212; Jesse Phillips, 1985-86 Consecutive Free Throws Made 27; Reggie Mantooth, 1989-90 Free Throw Percentage 90.0; Terry Sellers, 1975-76 Rebounds Orlando Graham, 1987-88 Rebound Average 12.3; Emmett Thomas, 1976-77 Fouls 112; Lonnie Nickson, 1982-83 Assists 224; Bernie Norris, 1977-78 Assists Average 8.0; Bernie Norris, 1977-78 Steals 79; Quinton James, 1997-98 Shot Blocks 83; Gary Nottingham, 1997-98 TEAM SINGLE-SEASON RECORDS Points 2,794; 1987-88 Scoring Average 92.8; 2000-01 Field Goals Made 1,057; 1987-88 Field Goals Attempted 2,246; 1976-77 Field Goal Percentage 51.6; 1983-84 Free Throws Made 619; 1988-89 Free Throws Attempted 859; 1988-89 Free Throw Percentage 76.2; 2000-01 Rebounds 1,459; 1987-88 Wins 32; 1987-88 Longest Winning Streak 16; 1987-88 Winning Percentage .914; 1987-88 (32-3)

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AUBURN UNIVERSITY MONTGOMERY CAREER RECORDS Career Scoring

No. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11.

Name Jesse Phillips Jerome Liggett Torey Harris Albert Lewis Joseph Manuel Darrell Anderson Glenn Ferguson Michael Thomas Fran Sims Carl Gallup Alphonso Bell

Yrs. Games 1981-86 121 1975-79 117 1997-2002 117 1991-95 114 2003-pres. 87 1991-94 90 1979-83 120 1979-83 124 1997-2002 124 1977-81 107 1984-89 124

Pts. 2,256 1,988 1,766 1,668 1,332 1,297 1,284 1,236 1,229 1,148 1,120

Avg. 18.6 17.0 15.1 14.6 15.3 14.4 10.7 10.0 9.9 10.7 9.0

924 658 580 576 520 478 459 459 9. 450 10. 421 421 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 1. 2. 3. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10.

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7.

Field Goals Made Jesse Phillips, 1981-86 Jerome Liggett, 1975-79 Glenn Ferguson, 1979-83 Torey Harris, 1997-2002 Albert Lewis, 1991-95 Darrell Anderson, 1991-94 Joseph Manuel, 2003-pres. Michael Thomas, 1979-83 Lonnie Nickson, 1979-83 Carl Gallup, 1977-81 Kijana Howard, 1998-2001

Career Rebounding
No. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. Name Glenn Ferguson Darrell Anderson Jerome Liggett Lonnie Nickson James Gambrell Fran Sims Orlando Graham Alphonso Bell Torey Harris Kijana Howard 26.6 18.6 18.1 17.8 17.1 17.0 16.4 15.8 15.3 15.3 15.3 9.8 9.8 9.6 9.5 8.7 8.3 Yrs. Games 1979-83 120 1991-94 90 1975-79 117 1979-83 119 2001-05 121 1997-2001 124 1986-88 58 1984-89 127 1997-2002 117 1998-2001 83 7. 8. 10. Reb. 1,141 748 702 673 663 613 566 555 485 430 7.1 6.7 6.7 6.2 6.2 Avg. 9.5 8.3 6.0 5.7 5.4 4.9 9.8 4.4 4.3 5.2 Antwun Walter, 2000-02 Sandy Anderson, 1986-88 Carlos Welch, 1994-96 Tommy Dukes, 1988-90 Larry Flournoy, 1995-97 Games Played Alphonso Bell, 1984-88 Kent Crenshaw, 1984-88 Michael Thomas, 1979-83 Fran Sims, 1997-2001 Ed Card, 1984-88 L.K. Hooten, 1984-88 Jesse Phillips, 1981-84 James Gambrell, 2001-05 Glen Ferguson, 1979-83 Torre Smith, 1997-2001 Lonnie Nickson, 1979-83

Field Goals Attempted 1,842 Jesse Phillips, 1981-1986 1,339 Torey Harris, 1997-2002 1,335 Jerome Liggett, 1975-79 1,167 Albert Lewis, 1991-95 1,066 Joseph Manuel, 2003-pres. 1,039 Glenn Ferguson, 1979-83 976 Michael Thomas, 1979-83 900 Fran Sims, 1997-2001 887 Alphonso Bell, 1984-89 884 Darrell Anderson, 1991-94 868 Lonnie Nickson, 1979-83 Field Goal Percentage .670 Reggie Page, 1993-94 .645 Carl Rawls, 1982-85 .639 Gary Nottingham, 1997 .639 Marcus Townsend, 1989-91 .618 Joe Cameron, 1986-91 .617 Anthony Murray, 1992-94 .607 Marty Werner, 1983-85 .606 Barry Fencher, 1982-83 .603 Donald Selph, 1987-90 3-Point Field Goals Made 309 Torey Harris, 1997-2002 238 Albert Lewis, 1991-95 196 Joseph Manuel, 2003-pres. 171 Rod Ladd, 1992-94 146 Fran Sims, 1997-2001 144 Kenneth Rush, 1991-96 138 Quinton James, 1997-99 116 Dan Davis, 1995-99 111 Bryant Pound, 1996-99 105 Sean Stackhouse, 2000-01

Scoring Average

Marcus Bullard, 1997-98 Jesse Phillips, 1981-86 David Whaley, 2000-01 Sean Stackhouse, 2000-01 Bryant Pound, 1996-99 Jerome Liggett, 1975-79 Orlando Graham, 1986-88 Gary Nottingham, 1997-98 Dan Boyd, 1978-80 Rod Shiver, 2002-05 Joseph Manuel, 2003-pres.

1. 3. 4. 5. 6.

Rebounding Average Orlando Graham, 1986-88 David Whaley, 2000-01 Edtrick Bohannon, 1995-97 Glenn Ferguson, 1979-83 Gary Nottingham, 1997-98 Darrell Anderson, 1991-94

127 124 124 124 5. 122 6. 121 121 121 9. 120 10. 119 119

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11. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 89 Marcus Bullard, 1997-98 11. 265 1. 2. 3. Kent Crenshaw 1. 192 2. 99 3. 87 4. 83 5. 81 6. 72 7. 71 8. 69 9. 65 10. 60 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 221 184 163 160 139 126 117 108 107 103

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3-Point Field Goals Attempted 745 Torey Harris, 1997-2002 529 Joseph Manuel, 2003-pres. 524 Albert Lewis, 1991-95 374 Fran Sims, 1997-2001 373 Kenneth Rush, 1991-96 358 Rod Ladd, 1992-94 330 Bryant Pound, 1996-99 322 Dan Davis, 1995-99 312 Quinton James, 1997-99 278 Orlando Graham, 1986-88 237 Sean Stackhouse, 2000-01 .488 .478 .454 .453 .452 .442 .422 .420 .412 .410 411 408 307 281 250 245 244 231 218 187 178 3-Point Percentage Kenneth Rush, 1991-96 Rod Ladd, 1994-96 Albert Lewis, 1991-95 Sean Stackhouse, 2000-01 Pat Aaron, 1990-92 Quinton James, 1997-99 Kijana Howard, 1998-2001 Gudjon, Skulason, 1990-92 Torey Harris, 1997-2002 Daryl Gresham, 1988-89 Free Throws Made Albert Lewis, 1991-95 Jesse Phillips, 1981-86 Torey Harris, 1997-2002 Henry Howell, 1988-92 Bryant Pound, 1996-99 Fran Sims, 1997-2001 Ed Card, 1984-88 Joe Cameron, 1988-92 Joseph Manuel, 2003-pres. Darrell Anderson, 1991-94 Curtis Stallworth, 1995-97

Free Throw Percentage .885 Terry Sellers, 1976-77 .811 Fran Sims, 1997-2001 .809 Jesse Phillips, 1981-86 .809 Ted Looney, 1989-91 5. .791 Sean Stackhouse, 2000-01 6. .784 David Whaley, 2000-01 7. .783 Henry Howell, 1988-92 8. .768 Albert Lewis, 1991-95 9. .765 Scott Chandler, 1985-89 10. .760 Bryant Pound, 1996-99 378 365 290 276 245 235 226 226 9. 204 10. 199 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 644 537 484 375 358 336 283 282 203 181 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. Fouls Jerome Liggett, 1975-79 Fran Sims, 1997-2001 Lonnie Nickson, 1979-83 Torre Smith, 1997-2001 Kijana Howard, 1998-2001 Prelvis Paster, 1991-94 Carl Gallup, 1977-81 Torey Harris, 1997-2002 Paul Davis, 1991-95 Larry Flournoy, 1995-97 Assists Torre Smith, 1997-2001 Bernie Norris, 1978-80 Ed Card, 1984-88 L.K. Hooten, 1984-88 Michael Thomas, 1979-83 Curtis Stallworth, 1995-97 Jesse Phillips, 1981-86 Henry Howell, 1988-92 Fran Sims, 1997-2001 Suraz Eastes, 1997-2000

Blocked Shots Glenn Ferguson, 1979-83 Etdrick Bohannon, 1995-97 Anthony Murray, 1992-94 Gary Nottingham, 1997-98 Leon Miller, 1986-88 Darrell Anderson, 1991-94 Orlando Graham, 1986-88 Tommy Dukes, 1988-90 Scott Chandler, 1984-89 Torey Harris, 1997-2002 Steals Michael Thomas, 1979-83 Torre Smith, 1997-2001 Suraz Eastes, 1997-2000 Ed Card, 1984-88 Quinton James, 1997-99 Jesse Phillips, 1981-86 Bryant Pound, 1996-99 Curtis Stallworth, 1995-97 L.K. Hooten, 1984-88 Alphonso Bell, 1984-89

Free Throws Attempted 535 Albert Lewis, 1991-95 504 Jesse Phillips, 1981-86 407 Torey Harris, 1997-2002 389 Ed Card, 1984-88 371 Joe Cameron, 1988-92 359 Henry Howell, 1988-92 329 Bryant Pound, 1996-99 302 Fran Sims, 1997-2001 301 Orlando Graham, 1986-88 294 Joseph Manuel, 2003-pres. Auburn University Montgomery Men’s Basketball

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AUBURN UNIVERSITY MONTGOMERY POST SEASON RESULTS

1978-79 Alabama-Huntsville L, 70-88 Alabama State L, 76-107 Belhaven 1980-81 L, 70-73

1991-92 Talladega W, 64-59 Birmingham-Southern L, 68-70 Talladega Montevallo Faulkner Athens State Montevallo 1992-93 W, 79-74 L, 63-81 W, 93-77 W, 78-69 W, 63-61 W, 106-90 L, 83-90 (OT) L, 77-80 W, 77-62 L, 75-97 W, 59-57 L, 71-73 W, 93-85 W, 93-82 W, 88-73 W, 119-75 L, 66-93

2003-04 Emmanuel W, 75-63 Southern Polytechnic St. W, 69-68 Brewton-Parker L, 67-69 2004-05 North Georgia College L, 69-81 2005-06 Faulkner W, 89-75 Southern Wesleyan L, 66-68 NAIA NATIONAL TOURNAMENT RESULTS 1986-87 Eureka W, 85-54 St. Joseph’s W, 76-66 Washburn L, 61-69 1987-88 Hawaii-Pacific W, 76-69 Grace W, 73-66 William Jewell W, 51-49 College of Charleston W, 74-70 Championship Game Grand Canyon L, 86-88 (OT) St. Rose Hastings Westminster 1988-89 W, 105-97 L, 63-73 L, 67-72

1981-82 Alabama-Huntsville L, 45-50 Athens State L, 75-76 Athens State L, 68-87 1982-83 Montevallo W, 30-27 Alabama-Huntsville L, 70-73 Alabama-Huntsville L, 63-75 1983-84 Faulkner Athens State Montevallo Birmingham-Southern Birmingham-Southern W, 73-64 W, 69-68 W, 63-60 L, 61-69 L, 69-76

1993-94

Talladega Birmingham-Southern Talladega Athens State Life Faulkner Life Anderson Athens State Life LaGrange Faulkner

1994-95

1995-96

1996-97

1984-85 Birmingham-Southern L, 38-41 Athens State 1985-86 L, 65-71 W, 90-75 W, 49-46 W, 94-68 W, 73-61 W, 100-85 W, 81-62 W, 85-80 L, 77-90 W, 69-64 L, 67-73

1997-98

1998-99

Faulkner Birmingham-Southern Athens State Birmingham-Southern Talladega Montevallo

1986-87

1993-94

1987-88

1999-2000

1998-99 Oklahoma Baptist L, 63-80 2000-01 Georgetown College L, 85-95 2001-02 Southern University W, 56-55 Azusa Pacific L, 97-50 Westmon Total Record: 2002-03 L, 85-53 8-8

1988-89

2000-01 North Georgia W, 80-75 Brewton-Parker W, 70-67 Southern Polytechnic St. L, 68-88 2001-02 Southern Wesleyan Southern Polytechnic St. Faulkner 2002-03 Southern Wesleyan W, 63-55 W, 72-63 L, 61-63 L, 57-65

Talladega Birmingham-Southern Talladega Birmingham-Southern

1989-90

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AUBURN UNIVERSITY MONTGOMERY NAIA ALL-AMERICANS
1975-76 Honorable Mention: Jerome Liggett 1983-84 Second Team: Jesse Phillips 1985-86 Honorable Mention: Jesse Phillips 1987-88 First Team: Orlando Graham (Player-of-the-Year) 1987-88 Honorable Mention: Ed Card 1989-90 Third Team: Darryl Gresham 1989-90 Honorable Mention: Alphonso Bell 1992-93 Second Team: Darrell Anderson 1993-94 Honorable Mention: Albert Lewis 1998-99 Honorable Mention: Bryant Pound 2000-01 Second Team: David Whaley 2000-01 Honorable Mention: Torey Harris 2000-01 Third Team: Sean Stackhouse 2001-02 Honorable Mention: Rod Shiver 2002-03 Honorable Mention Ellis Powell 2003-04 Honorable Mention Joseph Manuel Auburn University Montgomery Men’s Basketball 2004-05 Second Team: Joseph Manuel 2005-06 Honorable Mention: Joseph Manuel Auburn University Montgomery Players in the NBA Orlando Graham: Miami Heat (1990-92) Etdrick Bohannon: Indiana Pacers (1997-98) Washington Wizards (1998-99) New York Knicks (1999-2000) L.A. Clippers (2000) Cleveland Cavaliers (2000-01) AUM Retired Jersey Numbers 44 23 24 35 Jesse Phillips Orlando Graham Kent Crenshaw Jerome Liggett

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Joseph Manuel was named to the NAIA Honorable Mention All-American team last season

Several former AUM players returned on Homecoming, 2005, and participated in an alumni game

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AUBURN UNIVERSITY MONTGOMERY 1,000 POINTS CLUB

1. Jesse Phillips (6-3, G, Hurtsboro, Ala.) Year 1981-82 1982-83 1983-84 1984-85 Totals: G 30 31 31 29 121 FG-A 208-406 177-370 277-577 280-556 1,014-1,889 3FG-A ----------Pts. 459 402 690 705 2,256 Avg. 15.3 13.0 22.3 24.3 18.7

6. Darrell Anderson (6-8, F, Houston, Texas) Year G FG-A 3FG-A Pts. 1991-92 29 136-271 --361 1992-93 29 169-308 --467 1993-94 32 173-305 --469 Totals: 90 478-884 --1,297 7. Glenn Ferguson (6-6, F, Thomaston, Ga.) Year G FG-A 3FG-A Pts. 1979-80 32 160-317 --388 1980-81 26 140-225 --322 1981-82 30 171-300 --283 1982-83 32 109-197 --291 Totals: 120 580-1,039 --1,284 8. Michael Thomas (5-10, G, Eufaula, Ala.) Year G FG-A 3FG-A Pts. 1979-80 32 118-248 --304 1980-81 30 165-345 --375 1981-82 30 106-255 --258 1982-83 32 128-262 --299 Totals: 124 517-1,110 --1,236 9. Fran Sims (6-5. G, Mt. Vernon, Ga.) Year G FG-A 3FG-A Pts. 1997-98 32 94-187 15-47 255 1998-99 31 99-224 30-74 294 1999-2000 32 115-266 46-112 380 2000-01 28 107-211 53-133 290 Totals: 123 415-888 144-366 1,219 10. Carl Gallup (6-4, F, Augusta, Ga.) G FG-A 3FG-A Pts. 27 96-126 --318 33 158-301 --401 29 98-193 --241 19 69-124 --188 108 421-744 --1,148

Avg. 12.5 16.1 14.7 14.1

2. Jerome Liggett (6-3, G, Montgomery, Ala.) Year 1975-76 1976-77 1977-78 1978-79 Totals: G 31 28 27 31 117 FG-A 236-496 212-468 211-453 198-404 857-1,821 3FG-A ----------Pts. 522 495 493 478 1,988 Avg. 16.9 17.7 18.3 15.4 17.0

Avg. 12.1 12.4 9.4 9.1 10.7

3. Torey Harris (6-6, G, Montgomery, Ala.) Year G 1997-98 29 1998-99 DNP 1999-2000 29 2000-01 27 2001-02 32 Totals: 117 FG-A 37-105 160-357 153-319 226-559 576-1,339 3FG-A 12-45 76-179 97-218 122-303 307-745 Pts. 107 473 461 725 1,766 Avg. 3.7 16.3 17.1 22.7 15.1

Avg. 9.5 12.5 8.6 9.3 10.0

4. Albert Lewis (6-3, G, Montgomery, Ala.) Year G FG-A 3FG-A Pts. 1991-92 23 101-239 32-83 330 1992-93 29 100-187 26-65 366 1993-94 30 107-279 87-146 366 1994-95 32 212-462 93-230 636 Totals: 114 520-1,167 238-524 1,698 5. Joseph Manuel (6-4, G, Beatrice, Ala.) G FG-A 3FG-A Pts. 30 85-184 37-91 250 31 226-556 90-269 643 24 148-326 69-169 439 85 459-1,066 196-529 1,332

Avg. 14.4 12.6 12.2 19.9 14.9

Avg. 8.0 9.5 11.9 10.4 9.9

Year 2003-04 2004-05 2005-06 Totals:

Avg. 8.3 20.7 18.3 15.7

Year 1977-78 1978-79 1979-80 1980-81 Totals:

Avg. 11.8 12.2 8.3 9.9 10.7

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11. Alphonso Bell (6-5, G, Baxley, Ga.) Year G FG-A 3FG-A Pts. 1984-85 30 91-206 --229 1985-86 (inj.)1 1-3 --2 1986-87 30 81-189 --226 1987-88 32 96-216 0-1 269 1988-89 34 112-273 16-40 394 Totals: 127 387-887 16-41 1,120 12. Ed Card (6-3, G, Auburn, Ala.) G FG-A 3FG-A Pts. 28 81-168 --209 29 85-183 --225 30 80-168 --207 35 156-319 0-1 428 122 402-838 0-1 1,069 Avg. 7.6 2.0 7.5 8.4 11.6 9.0

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Year 1984-85 1985-86 1986-87 1987-88 Totals:

Avg. 7.5 7.8 6.9 12.2 8.8

13. Lonnie Nickson (6-6, F, Montgomery, Ala.) Year G FG-A 3FG-A Pts. Avg. 1979-80 30 76-136 --202 6.7 1980-81 26 93-203 --234 9.0 1981-82 30 86-173 --220 7.3 1982-83 32 156-324 --401 12.5 Totals: 118 411-836 --1,057 9.0 14. Kijana Howard (6-6, C, Macon, Ga.) Year G FG-A 3FG-A Pts. 1998-99 31 138-277 11-41 330 1999-2000 23 131-235 20-38 327 2000-01 29 152-249 23-49 386 Totals: 83 421-761 54-128 1,043 15. Bryant Pound (6-2, G, Alamo, Ga.) G FG-A 3FG-A Pts. 30 159-360 55-171 501 29 165-379 56-159 508 59 324-789 111-330 1,009

Senior Mario Lusk led the Senators with 104 assists last season.

Avg. 10.7 14.2 13.3 12.6

Year 1996-97 1997-98 Totals:

Avg. 16.8 17.5 17.1

Sophomore Jamal Richardson will see a lot of action this season as the Senators back up point guard.

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AUBURN UNIVERSITY MONTGOMERY ALL-TIME ROSTER

AARON, Pat ABNEY, Zach AHMAD,Farid ALLEN, Darrel ANDERSON, Darrell ANDERSON, Sandy ASHMORE, John BARKSDALE, Travis BELL, Alphonso BELL, Matt BELL, Tony BERZETT, Johnny BITON, Elad BLUNT, Dwayne BOATFIELD, Michael BOHANNON, Etdrick BOOKER, Landon BOOTH, Jim BOSWELL, Joe Lee BROTHERTON, Joe BOYD, Dan BRADFORD, Bob BRANDT, John BRIGGS, Phillip BROOKS, Kendrick BULLARD, Marcus BUTLER, Ricky CAMERON, Joe CARD, Ed CARD, Nigel CARLTON, Antonio CASLIN, Jerome CHANDLER, Scott CHAPMAN, Larry, Jr. CHESTNUT, Andre CHIDREY, Luke CLARK, MacKenzie CONWAY, Byron COOLEY, Phil CORDER, Leon CRENSHAW, Kent CRITTENDON, Montrelle CROWE, Mike CURRY, Garriet CURTIS, Rashad DANZY, Steve DAVIS, Dan DAVIS, Paul DEBROW, Everett DIAGNE, Moustapha DICKINSON, Romalis DONALD, Andrew DOSS, Marcus

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1990-91 2005-07 1992-93 1982-83 1991-94 1986-88 2002-03 2002-03 1984-89 1995-2000 1980-84 1975-76 1975-76 1993-95 1995-97 2004-05 1983-84 1975-76 1975-77 1978-80 2004-05 1989-91 1997-98 1988-91

DOZIER, Steve DRAKE, Cedric DUKES, Tommy EASTES, Suraz EDELSON, Steve FARMER, Adrian FENCHER, Barry FERGUSON, Glenn FIELDS, Eddie FITZPATRICK, Thaddeus FLOURNOY, Larry FORBES, Marcus FRANKLIN, Chris FREEMAN, Jerald -E-

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AUBURN UNIVERSITY MONTGOMERY
For inquiries, please contact the AUM Alumni Office at (334) 244-3369 or (334) 244-3433. History Auburn University Montgomery was established in 1967 by Act 403 of the Alabama Legislature. This action resulted from the request of the citizens of the Montgomery area to establish an additional degree-granting institution to serve Montgomery and the surrounding counties. In March 1968, Dr. Hanly Funderburk, Jr., was appointed vice president and chief administrator of the new institution called Auburn University at Montgomery. The University offered its first classes in September 1969. A 500-acre tract on the east side of Montgomery was purchased for the site of the new campus. The land, which was formerly part of the McLemore Plantation, is located approximately seven miles east of downtown Montgomery between Interstate 85 and Highway 80. Two architectural firms developed the master plans for the new campus and designed the original buildings, which were occupied in the fall of 1971. Mission of the University As the metropolitan campus of a land-grant institution, Auburn University Montgomery blends the traditional view of the university as a community of scholars with the contemporary view of the university as an integral part of the surrounding community, state and region. Its mission is to foster and exemplify excellence in education through instruction, research and service. AUM provides academic programs that are not only characteristic of the finest traditions of the liberal arts, business, sciences, nursing and education, but also consistent with the responsibility of the university to provide support for the functions of government, cultural enrichment through the arts, and regional economic growth. AUM is organized into five academic schools: Sciences, Liberal Arts, Business, Education and Nursing. The Air University Graduate Program and School of Continuing Education offer additional educational opportunities. AUM’s Air University Graduate Program is set up in cooperation with Maxwell Air Force Base, located in Montgomery. Through this cooperative effort, AUM offers the Master of International Relations. Classes meet at Maxwell AFB in facilities provided by the U.S. Air Force. In 1973, AUM was accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools as an operationally separate institution. In 1978, 1988 and most recently in 1998, accreditation was

AUM Alumni Association We believe a bond with alumni is vital to the strength of our university. Your membership allows us to continue a 30-year tradition of excellence in education. AUM makes a difference in Montgomery.

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reaffirmed by the Southern Association. AUM encourages open and free inquiry and seeks to instill in its students ways of thinking, communicating and learning that will be of enduring value.

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Board of Trustees

The Honorable Bob Riley, Governor of Alabama, President (ex officio) ..................................................................Montgomery Ed Richardson, President of Auburn University (ex officio)...................................................................Montgomery Earlon C. McWhorter, At-Large........................................Anniston President, pro tempore Charles E. Bell, District 5..................................................Gadsden John G. Blackwell, District 8..........................................Hunstville Dwight L. Carlisle, District 4............................................Tallassee Byron P. Franklin, District 9........................................Birmingham Samuel L. Ginn, At-Large.......................................San Mateo, CA Robert E. Lowder, District 2.......................................Montgomery Charles D. McCrary, At-Large.....................................Birmingham John C.H. Miller, Jr., District 1.............................................Mobile Sarah B. Newton, District 7..................................................Fayette James W. Rane, District 3.................................................Abbeville Paul J. Spina, Jr., District 6..................................................Pelham Vice President, pro tempore Virginia N. Thompson, District 3-Lee Co...........................Opelika How many areas of study does AUM offer students? AUM offers more than 90 areas of specialized undergraduate and graduate study in its Schools of Business, Education, Liberal Arts, Nursing and Sciences. To accommodate the many students who have jobs or other responsibilities, AUM provides the flexibility of daytime, evening and weekend classes. How affordable is AUM? Quality education does not always mean expensive education. AUM’s tuition is affordable, and its graduates continue to be leaders in their fields. Tuition for undergraduate Alabama residents taking 12 credit hours per semester is $3,824 for the academic year. A number of scholarships, loans and workstudy placements are available to qualified students. What is the average class size at AUM? In the classroom there’s nothing more frustrating than competing with your peers for a small amount of the instructor’s attention. That won’t happen to you at AUM. With a student-faculty ratio of 16:1, undergraduate classes average 20 students. AUM professors are dedicated to establishing a mentor relationship with their students and providing individual attention that helps them succeed. Does AUM have much campus life? Unlike some metropolitan universities, AUM is rich in campus life. Whether in athletics, theater, music or social activities, AUM students have many opportunities for getting involved. Eleven fraternities and sororities have chapters on campus, and students have access to more than 50 educational, service and professional interest organizations and honor societies.

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AUM SENATORS BASKETBALL Chancellor Dr. John G. Veres III AUM ’76
Auburn University Montgomery’s new chancellor, Dr. John G. Veres III, is no stranger to the university. He earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in psychology from AUM in 1976 and 1978, respectively, and has worked some 29 years for AUM. Veres was appointed to the chancellor position by Auburn University interim President Dr. Ed Richardson this past May, and the Auburn University Board of Trustees approved his appointment at their meeting in June. “I’m proud to be an AUM graduate and the first graduate of AUM to have the opportunity to serve the university as chancellor,” Veres said.

“Dr. Veres inherits an institution with a strong foundation and tremendous potential,” Richardson said. “His experience connecting the academic community with business and government make him the ideal choice to lead AUM during this promising time.” Veres received his doctoral degree in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from Auburn University in 1983 and has more than 25 years of experience in human resources management. He has published extensively on human resources management topics, including some 40 articles in scholarly journals, as well as nine book chapters, two edited volumes, and a recently published book titled The Challenge of Front Line Management: Flattened Organizations in the New Economy. He has consulted in approximately 80 employment discrimination lawsuits, testifying on assessing adverse impact, selection procedure validity and other issues regarding equal employment opportunity. He serves as Special Master to a Federal District Court in the Northern Division of Alabama. For six years prior to becoming chancellor, Veres was executive director of AUM’s University Outreach, which conducts applied research and provides consulting services, including economic forecasting, equal employment opportunity and public policy formation. The division’s Center for Advanced Technologies, Center for Business and Economic Development, Center for Demographic Research and Center for Government and Public Affairs manage annually more than $9 million in contracts. Long involved in community affairs, Veres currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Montgomery Area Center for Entrepreneurial Development, the I-85 Corridor Alliance, Seton Haven, and the Iota Chi Chapter of the Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity. He has been appointed to the Governor’s Commission for Action in Alabama’s Black Belt, and serves as technical consultant to the Alabama Commission on Government Accountability. Veres has been married to the former Beth Louise Sullivan for 28 years. They have three children, Erin, Johnny and Olivia, and two grandchildren, Cole and Lena, all of whom live in Montgomery—except for Johnny, who is pursuing a degree in architecture at Auburn and resides in Opelika.

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AUM Athletic Administration

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John Aho FAR

Nigel Card Men’sAst. Basketball Coach

Larry Chapman Men’s Head Basketball Coach

Mike Chitwood Assistant to the A.D.

Anuk Christianz Head Men’s Tennis Coach

Steve Crotz Head Women’s Basketball Coach/Interim AD

Ryan Diehl Athletic Administrative Intern

Wulf Koch Head Women’s Soccer Coach

Allison Gregory Ast. Women’s Basketball Coach

Oli Gunnarsson Soccer (M & W) Graduate Assistant Coach

Scott Kidd Head Women’s Tennis Coach

Marty Lovrich Assistant Baseball Coach

Q.V. Lowe Head Baseball Coach

Edin Mucic Graduate Ast. M & W Tennis Coach

Darrell Orand Assistant Athletic Director/External Operations

Jessie Rosa Assistant to the A.D.

Jodie Smith Ast. M & W Soccer Coach

Jim Stennett Sports Information Intern

Brett Teach Head Men’s Soccer Coach

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AUM SENATORS BASKETBALL AFFILIATION: NAIA

Auburn University Montgomery has been a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) since the inception of its athletics program in 1975. Since that time, AUM teams have claimed 13 national championships, and six of the school’s seven sports have played in a national championship game. The NAIA is a national organization with more than 325 institutional members that serves more than 57,000 student-athletes in North America and Canada. The national headquarters is located in Olathe, Kansas. Throughout its history, the NAIA has provided strong leadership for all aspects of intercollegiate sports. Since its introduction of intercollegiate championship basketball in 1937, the NAIA has maintained the highest standards while administering first-rate athletics programs. Time and time again, the NAIA has stepped forward to address the important issues of the day such as racial integration in the 1940’s and 1950’s, and establishing the first women’s championship program in 1980. The NAIA has not been afraid to enact changes while others have watched and waited. In the past decade, presidents of NAIA colleges and universities have assumed positions of responsibility. The NAIA’s Council of Presidents, the organization’s primary governing body, comprises 32 colleges and universities from all regions of the United States and Canada. Since 1937, the NAIA had administered athletics programs and championships in proper balance with overall collegiate educational experiences. Serving higher education in this manner is a responsibility the NAIA does not take lightly. It is a relationship built on confidence and a trust relationship strengthened year after year. Hundreds of student-athletes are recognized each season as NAIA All-Americans and Scholar-Athletes. Thousands more are honored for the same acheivements at the conference and regional levels.

Auburn University Montgomery in the NAIA National Tournaments
Baseball (World Series) 1990 1992 2006 3 Appearances Men’s Basketball 1986-87 1987-88 1988-89 1993-94 1998-99 2000-01 2001-02 2002-03 8 Appearances Women’s Basketball 1986-87 1990-91 1991-92 1992-93 1993-94 1994-95 1995-96 1996-97 1997-98 1998-99 1999-2000 2000-01 2001-02 2002-03 2003-04 2005-06 16 Appearances Men’s Soccer 1996 1997 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 8 Appearances Women’s Soccer 2002 2004 2 Appearances Women’s Tennis 13 Appearances Men’s Tennis 13 Appearances 4-2 1-2 2-2 7-6 2-1 4-1 1-1 0-1 0-1 0-1 1-1 0-1 8-7 0-1 0-1 0-1 1-1 3-1 2-1 2-1 0-1 1-1 2-1 2-1 4-1 0-1 0-1 1-1 0-1 18-16 0-1-1 0-0-2 3-1-0 3-1-0 0-1-0 0-1-0 3-1-0 1-1-0 10-7-3 1-1-0 1-1-0 2-2-0 Finals (Runner-Up) 1 Runner-Up finish Quarterfinals Finals (Runner-Up)

1 Runner-Up Finish

Sweet 16 Semifinals Quarterfinals Quarterfinals Sweet 16 Quarterfinals Quarterfinals Finals (Runner-Up) Sweet 16 1 Runner-Up Finish

Finals (Runner-Up) Finals (Runner-Up) Finals (Runner-Up) Quarterfinals 3 Runners-Up Finishes Elite Eight Elite Eight

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AUM SENATORS BASKETBALL Southern States Athletic Conference
This season will mark the eighth for Auburn University Montgomery athletics to compete in the Southern States Athletic Conference in competitive collegiate sports. Both the men and women’s teams will compete in the league. The conference competes in 13 sports and is made up of 12 member institutions located in the states of Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina and Tennessee. The mix is a unique one since both private and public schools are conference members. In Georgia, the conference is represented by Berry College, Brenau University, Brewton-Parker College, Emmanuel College, Reinhardt College, Shorter College and Southern Polytechnic State University. In South Carolina, Southern Wesleyan University and Columbia College represent the conference. Lee University is the lone conferernce member from Tennessee, while AUM and Faulkner University are from Alabama. William E. Ensley is the conference commissioner, with the conference office located in Dahlonega, Georgia. Greg Black represents the conference as the SSAC sports information director and he resides in Montgomery.

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The conference was established in 1949 as the Georgia Intercollegiate Athletics Conference with six member schools; Oglethorpe University, Berry College, Valdosta State University, North Georgia College, Piedmont College and Georgia Southern College. Berry College is the lone charter institution that still remains in the conference. In 1980, the conference was renamed the Georgia Athletic Conference and remained under that name until 1998, when the addition of several schools caused the conference to change its name to the Georgia-Alabama-Carolina Conference (GACC). It was renamed the Southern States Athletic Conference in 2003 as schools from different states joined the conference and the SSAC was adopted. The conference membership has worked for more than 50 years to maintain a level of competition, excellence and quality that represents its member institutions appropriately. Since the conference’s inception and affiliation with the NAIA, 15 SSAC schools have claimed team national championships; 10 SSAC individuals have claimed national championships, 18 SSAC teams have finished national runners-up and 40 SSAC teams have advanced to the semifinal round of their national competition.

SSAC Staff
President: Dr. John Burd, Brenau University Commissioner: William E. Ensley Sports Information Director: Greg Black Eligibility Chair: Dr. Richard Cowan, Shorter College Volleyball Chair: Rayla Black, Faulkner University Women’s Soccer Chair: Matt Yelton, Lee Men’s Soccer Chair: Brett Teach, AUM Men’s Basketball Chair: Mike Helfer, Southern Polytechnic Women’s Basketball Chair: Marty Rowe, Lee University Baseball Chair: Ricci Latanzi, Shorter College Softball Chair: Hal Wynn, Faulkner University Men’s Tennis Chair: Brennon Sewell, Georgia Southwestern Women’s Tennis Chair: Bill Rogers, Brenau University

SSAC Member Institutions
Auburn University Montgomery................Montgomery, Alabama Berry College...............................................Mount Berry, Georgia Brenau University..........................................Gainesville, Georgia Brewton-Parker College................................Mt. Vernon, Georgia Columbia College.................................Columbia, South Carolina Emmanuel College................................Franklin Springs, Georgia Faulkner University....................................Montgomery, Alabama Lee University..............................................Cleveland, Tennessee Reinhardt College...............................................Waleska, Georgia Shorter College.......................................................Rome, Georgia Southern Polytechnic State University...............Marietta, Georgia Southern Wesleyan University..................Central, South Carolina

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AUM SENATORS BASKETBALL Montgomery, Alabama

Montgomery is at once a friendly Southern city of grace and charm, and a dynamic leader for economic growth and strength in the Southeast. Historic homes rest in peaceful repose next to towering modern structures of glass and steel with perfect harmony. Lush city parks boasting world-class sports facilities are nestled just a short hop from a network of roads, rails and runways that transport people and goods throughout the country. Unique boutiques nestled along historic tree-lined boulevards are just around the corner from modern malls boasting the hottest designer shops. Montgomery really does have something for everyone. As Alabama’s Capital City, Montgomery is the seat of state government and the catalyst for decisions that are far-reaching, not just when the legislature is in session, but throughout the year. People from throughout the state and even the nation come here to meet with lawmakers and present their idea or lobby their position, hoping to influence the direction of progress in the coming years. In addition to its turnkey position in governmental affairs, Montgomery holds a unique position in concerns of military training, technology, defense and education as the location of Maxwell-Gunter Air Force Base. Maxwell Air Force Base is the location of Air University, one of the military’s premiere educational facilities. Officers from all branches of the armed forces attend classes here. Gunter is the location of the 754th Electronics Systems Group (ELSG), which provides technical and customer service support as well as acquisition and program management oversight of over 160 Combat Support Information Technology (IT) systems. The ELSG also manages the Air Force standard desktop environment, and serves as the USAF lead for software program management under the auspices of the Department of Defense Enterprise Software Initiative. Montgomery is a city of vast economic diversity, with state government, the military, regional government, wholesale and retail trade, agricultural support and industry providing a well-balanced economic environment. The city’s role as a regional trade center is firmly established, serving as a wholesaling and distribution gateway to the southeast in addition to the 22-county central Alabama area. In 2002, Montgomery got the good news that Hyundai would locate its first United States automobile manufacturing facility in the Capital City. The construction of Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama (HMMA)’s 2-million-square-foot automotive manufacturing facility was completed in 2004. Hyundai’s first North American plant currently employs over 2,000 workers, with plans to increase as HMMA begins production of the Hyundai Santa Fe, in addition to the Hyundai Sonata, which is currently produced there. Hyundai suppliers in the Montgomery metropolitan area have created more than $221 million in capital investment and 2,264 jobs. Area hospitals offer comprehensive medical services and facilities,

as well as cutting-edge specialty services and practices. Montgomery residents have access to neonatal intensive care, open-heart surgical and cardiac treatment facilities and physicians, rehabilitative and therapeutic orthopedic medicine, cancer treatment centers, and more. Additionally, there are many walk-in clinics that offer general medicine, and private practice physician offices with services ranging from family practice to internal medicine and ophthalmology. Montgomery and surrounding area Veterans also are served by the VA Medical Center. Things to See & Do Montgomery offers a wealth of recreational and cultural activities for people of all ages and interests. The city has been dubbed the “birthplace of Civil War and Civil Rights.” It was the first capital of the Confederacy, and the location from which the telegram was sent that started battle in the War Between the States. A star on the steps of the State Capitol building (which is on the National Register of Historic Places) marks the spot where Jefferson Davis was sworn in as President of the Confederate States of America. Montgomery also is the location of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s pulpit, from which he preached the gospel of non-violent revolution in the fight for Civil Rights, and is the site of the Montgomery Bus Boycott, which sparked the movement for equal rights throughout the nation. The Rosa Parks Library and Museum provides a glimpse into this important event that shaped the destiny of a nation, along with the new Children’s Annex to the museum, which provides a background on segregation through an interactive “time machine” exhibit. Visitors also should stop at the new Civil Rights Memorial Center, located alongside the Civil Rights Memorial, designed by famed architect Maya Lin. The Center, operated by the Southern Poverty Law Center, contains state-of-the-art exhibits and in-depth information about Civil Rights Movement martyrs, a 69-seat theater, a classroom for educational activities, and a section dedicated to contemporary social justice issues and the Wall of Tolerance. The city is home to the Alabama Shakespeare Festival, the fifth largest Shakespeare Festival in the world, which draws visitors from throughout the world. Also located in Blount Cultural Park is the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, which houses an extensive permanent collection including Old Master prints by such artists as Rembrandt, Caneletto and Goya, and noted American artists John Singer Sargent and Edward Hopper. Additionally, there is world-class ballet, art education opportunities, a symphony orchestra, and more. There also are many enjoyable family activities. The Montgomery Zoo boasts more than 700 animals from five different continents, including a brand new African Elephant exhibit! People of all ages will be fascinated by a visit to Old Alabama Town, where they can see how early Alabamians lived and worked, or the Alabama Department of Archives and His

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tory, with its wealth of information. Children will be especially delighted by the Archives’ “Grandma’s Attic” exhibit, which is full of hands-on activities, costumes and games. Another fun treat is the unique Alabama Cattlemen’s Association “Mooseum,” which provides a history of cowboy culture and livestock production. Shopping is also a popular pastime. Montgomery has unique boutiques tucked away into historic districts like Old Cloverdale and the Mulberry District, as well as first class shopping malls and centers. Eastdale Mall boasts the area’s only indoor ice skating rink, in addition to a wide variety of shops and eateries. Festival Plaza offers specialty shops, Rave Motion Pictures theater, and Shall We Paint?, a paint-yourown pottery activity and shop. The brand new Shoppes at EastChase is a “lifestyle center” with upscale retailers and restaurants. And there’s so much more! Montgomery has many shops and restaurants sure to suit any visitor’s whim! Sports & Recreation In February 2003, Montgomerians were thrilled to learn that the AA baseball team owned by the Orlando Rays Baseball Inc., which is owned by the Major League Baseball team the Tampa Bay Devil Rays, had been acquired to play ball in Montgomery. The team was dubbed the Montgomery Biscuits and a new $26 million baseball stadium opened in Spring 2004 beside the Alabama River. The stadium is a key element in the city’s ongoing Riverfront development and downtown revitalization project, with Downtown and riverfront investment now totaling more than $900 million. A Riverwalk and new convention center and hotel complex are under construction. Additionally, the City’s Parks & Recreation department operates many facilities located throughout the city, hosting such activities as golf, swimming, tennis, softball and other sports, plus artistic and creative endeavors, physical fitness classes, activities for those with physical or mental disabilities, and educational programs including a Planetarium. The city’s Cramton Bowl hosts high school and college football games, as well as special events, and Paterson Field provides facilities for high school and college baseball games, including the annual NCAA Division II college baseball championship. Visitors to the River Region can also visit the nearby Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail in Prattville. The Trail is recognized as one of the finest golf experiences anywhere.

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Directions To AUM
From I-65 North (Birmingham, Ala.) Take Interstate-65 South to Interstate-85. Take the North Interstate85 exit (to Atlanta). Follow Interstate-85 to Exit 9 (Taylor Road and Auburn University Montgomery). Take a left off Exit 9 and enter on to Taylor Road. The entrance to AUM is at the second light and turn left. From I-85 North (Atlanta, Ga.) Take Interstate-85 South to Exit 9 (Taylor Road and Auburn University Montgomery). Take a right off Exit 9 and enter on to Taylor Road. The entrance to AUM is at the first light and turn left. From Highway 80 West (Selma, Ala.) Take U.S. Highway 80 to Interstate-65. Take Interstate-65 North to Interstate-85 North. Take the Interstate-85 exit (to Atlanta). Follow Interstate-85 North to Exit 9 (Taylor Road and Auburn University Montgomery). Take a left off Exit 9 and enter Taylor Road. The entrance to AUM is at the second light and turn left. From Highway 231 South (Troy, Ala.) Take U.S. Highway 231 to Taylor Road. Turn right on Taylor Road and follow to Auburn University Montgomery campus entrance. From the Taylor Road Entrance Turn left on to the AUM campus. Take the first immediate right on to University Drive. Follow University Drive to the four-way stop. Turn left at the four-way stop and the soccer facility is on the right.

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1985. New Olympicstyle goals and netting were added in 2001 and 2002. The Complex had a new state-of-the-art scoreboard added just last season. Last season, AUM hosted the men’s NAIA Region XIII Soccer Tournament. The AUM Baseball Complex, built in 1987, has undergone major changes under the hard work of Head Coach Q.V. Lowe and Assistant Coach Marty Lovrich. A fence was added around the Complex to give the facility an enclosure. Also, a state-of-theart scoreboard was installed in 2001 beyond the right centerfield fence. In the past few years, the Baseball Complex has added stadium seating, a grandstand, and a press box to house the media and special guests. The AUM Baseball Complex not only hosts games played by the Senators but also events, such as the NAIA Region XII Tournament this past season, which the Senators won to move on to the 2006 NAIA World Series. The Alabama High School Association plays some of its state championship games at the Complex. The Dixie Majors World Series has been hosted by AUM as well as the Alabama Junior College State Championships among other events. “All of our facilities are great facilities, and we draw better crowds than most schools in the NAIA,” Athletic Director Bill Elder said. “We always strive to host the conference and regional tournaments, and we’ve been successful so far. Our next goal is to host the NAIA National Tournament in soccer.” “That would be a tremendous boost for our institution and for Montgomery to be able to host such an event on our campus,” Elder said. “This would bring notoriety and coverage to our campus and not just for athletics.”

Auburn University Montgomery has been known for its achievements on the field of play in the NAIA since the inception of the athletic department.

Now, 30 years later, Auburn University Montgomery is becoming known for its facilities where all the action takes place on the AUM Baseball Complex, AUM Soccer Complex, AUM Tennis Complex and Physical Education Complex. The AUM Tennis Complex and the Physical Education Complex, the two oldest facilities, are still known as two of the better places to play in the Southern States Athletic Conference. The Physical Education Complex was built in 1976, and to this day, seats 4,050 people and is regarded as one of the toughest places to play. The floor of the Complex changed from a rubber surface to a wood floor in the early 1990’s, and the locker rooms (both men and women) have been revamped and modernized for greater comfort for the Senators. The Complex not only plays host to all Senator and Lady Senator basketball games, but it has also housed the American Red Cross High School Classic, the Alabama High School All-Star Sports Week, and in 2003, the

world famous Harlem Globetrotters.

The AUM Tennis Complex, also built in 1976, is still regarded as having one of the best tennis surfaces in the Southeast. The complex has 10 courts, all of which are hard surfaces. The Complex not only houses the Senators and Lady Senators, but also has played an integral part in the Small College BlueGray Classic held in the city of Montgomery. This past season AUM played host to the NAIA Region XIII Tennis Tournament. The two newest facilities, the AUM Baseball Complex and the AUM Soccer Complex, were built in the 1980’s. The AUM Soccer Complex has been revamped since it was developed in

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