Graduate student Matt Carlino is one of five newcomers to the Marquette men's basketball program in 2014-15 - learn more about one of the newest Golden Eagles in this exclusive one-on-one.
Transfer from BYU who will be eligible to play for MU at the start of the 2014-2015 campaign.
BYU (2013-14): Named team captain ... A West Coast Conference Honorable Mention ... Named to CollegeSportsMadness.com All-WCC Third Team ... Averaged 13.7 points, 3.4 rebounds, 4.3 assists and 1.7 steals ... Shot 38.5% from the field, 33.9% from three, and 68.9% from the free throw line ... Ranked 1st in the WCC in assist/turnover ratio ... 6th most steals in a season in BYU history ... Named WCC Player of the Week on Feb. 24th after averaging 22.5 points, 3.5 assists, 3.5 rebounds and 3.5 steals in wins over Gonzaga and Portland ... Posted a season high with 30 points while tallying 4 steals against Portland on Feb. 22 ... Had 11 assists while grabbing 10 boards against North Texas (Dec. 3) ... Scored in double figures 25 times, 20-plus points 8 times and had 2 double-doubles.
BYU (2012-13): Appeared in all 36 games while starting 32 of them ... Averaged 11.5 points, 3.6 rebounds, 4.8 assists and 1.8 steals ... Shot 40.8% from the field and 33.5% from three ... Finished 19th in the WCC in scoring, 5th in assists per game, 3rd in steals and 9th in 3-point field goals ... His 64 steals are fourth most in a season in BYU history while his 171 assists are third most in BYU single-season history ... Named WCC Player of the Week on Feb. 2 after averaging 20.5 points, 5.0 assists and 2.5 steals in wins against Pepperdine and Santa Clara ... Posted season high 28 points while adding 6 assists against Santa Clara on Feb. 2 ... Dished out 10 assists while adding 9 points and 5 boards against Tennessee State (Nov. 9) ... Scored in double figures 21 times and scored 20-plus points 5 times.
BYU (2011-12): Named All-WCC Honorable Mention and to the WCC All-Freshman Team ... Started in 24 of 25 games played ... Averaged 12.2 points, 4.6 assists, 3.0 rebounds and 1.4 steals ... Shot 40.1% from the field, 33.1% from beyond the arc and 75.9% from the line ... Posted season high 30 points while tallying 4 steals and 4 boards against San Francisco on Feb. 16 ... Totaled 22 points, 8 assists, 1 block and 1 steal in a winning effort against Santa Clara (Jan. 14) ... Had 3-plus threes 7 times, 3-plus steals 6 times and 20-plus points 3 times ... Scored in double figures in 15 games, led the team in scoring 4 times and led the team in assists 16 times.
BYU (2010-11): Was redshirted for the 2010-11 campaign.
High School: Named to Indiana Junior All-Star Team and to the All-Conference Indiana Team ... Graduated after his Junior season ... Led Bloomington South High School to a 23-1 mark during his Junior year while helping them maintain a No. 1 state ranking for much of the season ... Averaged 13.4 points, 5.9 rebounds and 4.3 assists per game during his Junior campaign ... Named First Team All-State, Fiesta Region Player of the Year and East Valley Player of the Year as a Sophomore ... Led Highland High School to a 29-4 record and a trip to the state championship game while averaging 19.7 points, 6.2 rebounds, 5.5 assists and 2.7 steals per game his Sophomore year... Named Second Team All-State and First Team All-Fiesta Region as a Freshman ... Scored 30-plus 9 times during his high school career.
Personal: Born on May 3, 1992 ... Son of Mark Carlino and Brett Brunkhorst Carlino ... Has one younger brother Jack, and one younger sister, Cate ... Seeking a graduate degree in leadership studies.