1  Chris Ross
Chris Ross
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
San Antonio, Tex.

High School:
John Jay HS

Last College:
McLennan C.C.

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 180

Position:
PG

Birthdate:
03/09/1985

Experience:
SR

2006-07 All-C-USA Candidate

#1 Chris Ross action shot Junior Season (2005-06)
Started in all 28 games and averaged 6.1 points, 3.5 rebounds, 4.6 assists, and 1.9 steals per game...was fifth in Conference USA in both assists and steals...his steals total of 54 was the most for a Herd player since 1996-97, when Sidney Coles had 72 swipes...averaged 29.9 minutes per contest...scored a career-best 13 points on two occasions - at Evansville in the season opener (11/18) and vs. UCF (3/1)...scored in double-digits four other times...posted a career-high 11 assists vs. Rice on 2/8...grabbed a career-high nine rebounds in a win at Appalachian State (1/4)...made season-best seven free throws at UCF on 1/11...played season-high 40 minutes versus Rice on 2/8...had assist-to-turnover ratio of 1.3...made career-best five field goals vs. #19/20 George Washington on 1/7.

Prior To Marshall
Averaged 10 points, 6 assists, and 3 steals in one season at McLennan Junior College...averaged 13 points, 10 assists, and four steals his freshman season at Panola Junior College...made honorable mention All-Conference in both seasons...in his freshman season, he was second in the nation in assists at the Division I Junior College level...as a junior in high school, he averaged 10 points, 9 assists, and four steals and was a 2nd team All-District and a 3rd team All-State selection...was also MVP of the Texas 5A State Tournament...made a 50-foot shot at the buzzer to lead his San Antonio Jay team to the state championship his junior season...as a senior at Jay, he averaged 14 points, 10 assists, 5 rebounds, and 5 steals...was a first team All-District and All-Region selection as a senior, and an honorable mention All-State honoree.

Personal
Born on March 9, 1985...son of Billy and Virginia Ross...his goals for the upcoming season are to play hard and be successful.