GoMarquette.com features men's basketball freshman Sandy Cohen III in an exclusive one-on-one interview.
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).
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 & justice ... Sister, Natisha Hiedeman, is a 2015 Marquette women's basketball signee.