5Sandy Cohen, III
GoMarquette.com features men's basketball freshman Sandy Cohen III in an exclusive one-on-one interview.
2015-16 Season Notes: Scored 11 points in each of MU's first two games against Belmont (Nov. 13) and IUPUI (Nov. 16) ... Notched a career-best eight assists in MU's 104-67 victory over Maine (Dec. 5) ... Recorded 10 points and five rebounds in a win over Grambling State (Dec. 2) ... Set a career-high with eight assists in MU's win over Maine (Dec. 5) ... Posted a career-high 24 points, while adding five boards, three assists, three steals and two blocks in MU's win vs. San Jose State (Dc. 8) ... Tallied 12 points, five rebounds, and two steals in a victory over Presbyterian (Dec. 27) ... Saw 36 minutes of action against Georgetown (Jan. 2), finishing with 11 points, three rebounds, and two assists ... Grabbbed seven boards to go along with nine points in a win at St. John's (Jan. 24) ... Grabbed nine rebounds in 29 minutes in a loss at Xavier (Feb. 6) ... Posted 11 points in the regular season finale at Butler (March 5).
2014-15 Season Notes: Was the lone freshman in the starting lineup for the season-opener vs. UT Martin (Nov. 14); scored eight points, including a pair of 3-pointers, and added three rebounds, two assists and a steal in his MU debut ... Finished with nine points, three rebounds and two assists at Ohio State (Nov. 18) ... Contributed eight points, four rebounds, a block and two steals vs. Omaha (Nov. 22) ... Hit three three-pointers on his way to 11 points vs. Morgan State (Dec. 28) ... In 12 minutes off the bench vs. Providence he hit all four of his shots, including two three's, to tally a career-high 12 points (Jan. 3) ... Scored eight points while shooting 3-5 from the floor in 21 minutes against Georgetown (Jan. 24) ... In 24 minutes against Seton Hall he recorded 11 points and dished out three assists (Jan. 28) ... Scored seven points and grabbed a career high six boards in a loss against Creighton (Feb. 14) ... Played a career-high 31 minutes at Butler and scored five points on 2-of-4 shooting (Feb. 25).
High School: Consensus top-100 nationally ranked recruit ... Ranked 83rd by ESPN.com, 87th by Scout.com and 97th by Rivals.com ... Led Seymour High School to two conference championships during his career, while being named conference player of the year his senior season ... Two-time First Team All-Conference Honoree ... Tallied 21.3 points per game in 2013-2014 ... Led Seymour High School to a 23-2 record during his senior season ... Was tabbed All-State Honorable Mention by the Wisconsin Basketball Coaches Association during his junior campaign ... Averaged 16.6 points and 7.2 rebounds in 2012-2013.
Personal: Born September 22, 1995 in Green Bay, Wisconsin ... Son of Linda King and Sandy Cohen, Jr ... Has one brother and two sisters ... Majoring in social welfare and justice ... Sister, Natisha Hiedeman, is a 2015 Marquette women's basketball signee.
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