10 James Parker
10 James Parker
Birth Date: 11/24/1981
Height: 6-0
Weight: 175
Year: Senior
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
High School: Farragut
Previous College: Eastern Oklahoma State
Position: G
Seasons at Butler: 2nd season
2003-04: Has played in 20 Butler games...came off the bench with a career-high 11 points against Quincy...scored five points in 20 minutes at Northern Iowa...had seven points and a career-high four steals in a career-best 22 minutes at Wright State...hit five of eight three-point field goal attempts and scored 19 points in Butler's exhibition win over the Knox Raiders of Australia...had three points and two assists against IPFW...came off the bench with career-highs of two rebounds and two assists at Cleveland State.

Eastern Oklahoma State College: Two-year starter as a point-guard at Eastern Oklahoma State College ...started every game in 2002-03 and averaged 10.6 points per game ...ranked second in Region 2 of the National Junior College Athletic Association in assists with an average of 4.7 per game ...shot 38% from the three-point arc and 83% from the free throw line as a sophomore ...led junior college squad in dunks in second season ...one of 11 players named to the Region 2 All-Star Team for the post-season National Junior College All-Star Game ...averaged 9.3 points and 4.0 assists in his first season at Eastern Oklahoma State ...shot 46% from three-point range and 83% from the charity stripe in initial season ...helped Eastern Oklahoma State to a 25-7 record and a "Top 20" ranking ...led squad to the NJCAA Region 2 championship game ...signed with the Bulldogs during the spring of 2003 ...Junior College Coach: Jimmy Voight.

High School: Attended Near North High School for three years, before transferring to Farragut High School for his senior year ...sat out senior season at Farragut because of transfer. ...selected to play in the City-Suburban All-Star game following his senior year at Farragut ...started every game of his junior season at Near North High School ...averaged 17 points and led his high school team in assists as a junior.