24  Elijah Pittman
Elijah Pittman

Covington, Ky.

Last College:
Lamar State College-Port Arthur (Texas)

Height / Weight:
6-9 / 220




Big Week Gets Taylor Conference USA Award

Sixth double-double good enough for Freshman of the Week


Taylor Collects C-USA Freshman of the Week Honor

Forward receives first award after collecting fourth career double-double


Canty Makes It a Three-Peat with Freshman of the Week

Marshall point guard receives honor for third consecutive week


BOGACZYK: Thomas' Game Keeps Growing with Herd



Again, Canty Named C-USA Freshman of the Week

Freshman guard receives honor for second straight week


Southern Miss Press Conference - Players


Men's Basketball Players Postgame vs. UCF

DeAndre Kane (R), Nigel Spikes (C), Elijah Pittman (L) talk about their team's win against UCF at home.


Marshall vs. Vanderbilt

Marshall men's basketball


UNCW at Marshall

Nov. 23, 2013


Stephen F. Austin at Marshall

Nov. 18, 2013


Marshall 88, Southern Miss 84 on Senior Day

Marshall defeated Southern Miss 88-84 on March 5, 2013


UAB 52, Marshall 48

UAB defeated Marshall 52-48 on Feb. 23, 2013.

Pittman Game-by-GameGet Acrobat Reader | Pittman Career StatsGet Acrobat Reader

2012-13 (JUNIOR): Played in all 32 games while starting 29... Averaged a team-best 16.1 points per game, which ranked sixth in C-USA, the most among C-USA newcomers... Was even better among C-USA games, ranking third in the conference with 17.9 points... Scored 516 total points, the 34th most in school history... Ranked tied for seventh in three-pointers made per game with 2.0... Tied for the team lead with 65 three-pointers made... Joined Chris Lutz (2008-09) and teammate D.D. Scarver for 10th on Marshall's all-time list for three-pointers made in a season... 175 three-point attempts is the 13th most in school history... Made at least one three-pointer in all but two games... Scored in double-figures in all but four games (28)... Scored at least 20 points 11 times including a season-high 23 points at Tulane (2/6)... Went 5-for-5 from the field against UDC (11/16), just the fifth time in school history that a player with at least five attempts shot 100 percent from the field... Made a season-best eight field goals two times (East Carolina, 1/19 and at Tulane, 2/6)... Was 5-of-7 from the field (57.1 percent) against WVU (12/5), which tied for 13th in school history for field goal percentage in a game... One-handed dunk against Cincinnati (12/15) was No. 6 on SportsCenter's top plays of the day... Averaged 4.2 rebounds... Brought down a season-best 14 rebounds to go with 16 points for his only double-double of the season against South Dakota State (11/17)... Ranked second on the team in blocked shots with 24 (0.8 per game) which ranked 30th in school history... Blocked three shots on four occasions... Led the team with 41 dunks.

At LAMAR STATE COLLEGE-PORT ARTHUR: Ranked 21st among junior college players according to JucoRecruiting.com... Played at Lamar State College-Port Arthur in Texas... Named to the All-Region XIV Second Team... Ranked third in the region with 18.1 points per game... Averaged 6.8 rebounds and 1.9 blocks per game... Shot 56 percent from the field... Led team to a Region XIV regular season title as a sophomore and finished 24-8

At CHIPOLA COLLEGE: Averaged 13.1 points and 5.1 rebounds as a freshman at Chipola College in Florida

At HOLMES HIGH SCHOOL: At Holmes High School in Covington, Ky., led his team to the 2009 Kentucky Sweet 16 State Championship

PERSONAL: Born July 23, 1991... Son of Joshua Pittman and Victoria Morton... Has three sisters, Myka, Alberta and LaToya... Has two brothers, Trajhon and Julius... Full name is Elijah Koran Pittman