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DSU Men's Basketball BIO
5 Kobe Gantz

2018-19: Expected to sit out season while rehabilitating from knee injury that limited him to six games in 2017-18 campaign

: Limited to six games due to season-ending knee injury vs. Georgian Court (Nov. 25) … starting guard in first six games leader in scoring (13.5 ppg) , assists (20) and steals (16), and second in rebounding (5.2 pg) at time of injury … posted first career double-double, scoring 21 points and grabbing 10 rebounds, vs. DePaul (Nov. 13) … scored career-high 23 points (8-14 FGs; 2-4 3pt FG. 5-6 FT) and recorded seven steals, also a career-best, vs. Fort Wayne (Nov. 15) … tallied 17 points (4-7 FG, 8-9 FTs) at E. Tenn. St. (Nov. 20) … dished out career-high seven assists vs. Illinois-Chicago (Nov. 16). 

2016-17: Appeared in 26 games, making two starts… Averaged 18.5 minutes, 4.4 points, 2.5 assists (second most on the team), and 2.0 rebounds per game. Scored ten points or more four times… Dished out five or more assists four times as well…. Best Game(s) Tallied 14 points, shooting 6-of-8 from the field, also recorded one rebound, one assists, and one steal (Nov. 11)… Posted 13 points (5-7 FGs; 1-1 3pt FGs; 2-2 FTs), six rebounds and two assists at Indiana (Dec. 19)… Scored a career high 15 points (4-5 FGs; 7-8Fts), also posted three assists and a steal against Hampton (Jan. 14)… Tied career high 15 points (7-9 FGs, 1-2 3pt FGs), also tallied five assists, and three steals (career high) against North Carolina A&T (Feb. 1)… Recorded nine points (4-8 FGs; 1-2 3pt FGs), six rebounds, and one steal at Coppin State (Feb 13.).


High School: Two-time Pennsylvania Class AAAA All-State selection (junior & senior years) … helped lead McCaskey High School to state tournament berths each year … averaged 19.2 points per game during senior season and 17.8 as a junior … averaged 26 points per game in McCaskey's state tournament semifinal run during his junior year in 2015 … competed at point and shooting guard during his scholastic career … also helped lead the Tornado to Lancaster-L ebanon championship during senior season … also attracted interest from  Wisconsin, Temple, New Mexico State and Drexel

Position: Guard
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 180
Year: Junior
Hometown: Lancaster, Pa.
High School: McCaskey HS
Experience: 1 Letter
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