11  Joe Miles
Joe Miles
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Forestville, MD

High School:
St. Thomas More Prep

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 175

Position:
G

Birthdate:
11/05/1985

Experience:
SO

Freshman Season
Played in all 28 of Marshall's games in 2004-05, and started in six of them...was the only true freshman in the country to score in double digits in his team's first 12 games, and scored in double digits in 13 games overall...was the team's third leading scorer, averaging 9.6 points per contest, in 21.5 minutes of action...scored a career-high 21 points versus Central Michigan on 1/2/05, the second highest point total for a Herd player all season...scored 15 points, grabbed a career-high nine rebounds, and knocked in the game-winning shot with two seconds remaining in a 74-73 win over High Point on 12/21/04...in his first game in a Marshall uniform, he tallied 18 points in 29 minutes of action at UNC Wilmington on 11/19/04...scored 20 points at Eastern Michigan in a season-high 34 minutes of action on 11/30/04; also had career-high four steals against the Eagles...posted his best two shooting performances of the year against UNC Wilmington and Western Kentucky (5-of-8, 62.5%).

Prior to Marshall
Averaged 24 points, seven assists, and two steals per game at St. Johns High School in Forestville, Md....played in the Five-Star Basketball Camp for three years...also participated in the Eastern Invitational, the Reebok Summer League, and the IS8 Spring League...averaged 28.1 points per game in the Reebok Summer League...averaged 17.7 points and seven assists per game in the IS8 Spring League.

Personal
Parents are Myra and Joseph Miles...expected major is Communications, with a minor in Business Management...has one brother, Alexis Jordan, 22, and one sister, Kari Miles, 16...wants to become a sports commentator when playing days are over.