20 - Brandon Polk
Brandon Polk
Height: 6-6
Weight: 210
Year: Senior
Hometown: Wichita, Kan.
High School: Wichita North
Previous College: Redlands C.C.
Position: F
Seasons at Butler: 1st season
Preseason first team All-Horizon League...2004-05: Played in all 28 games, including 17 as a starter...named second team All-Horizon League and picked to the league's All-Newcomer Team...led the Bulldogs in scoring and rebounding...scored in double-figures in final 18 games...led the Horizon League in field goal shooting...topped Butler and ranked fifth in the league in blocked shots...posted team-highs of 24 points and nine rebounds against Wright State in the Horizon League Tournament...named Horizon League Co-Player of the Week following Butler's wins against Youngstown State and UIC...hit 10 of 14 shots and scored a career-high 27 points in Butler's victory over UIC...scored 24 points in Butler's win at Youngstown State...led the Bulldogs with 19 points and eight rebounds against Valparaiso...posted second career double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds at UW-Milwaukee...tallied 12 points in Butler's victory over Detroit...scored a game-high 22 points at Wright State...posted 14 points and a team-high seven rebounds in Butler's home win over Loyola...had 11 points and five rebounds in Butler's win at UW-Green Bay...hit eight of nine shots and scored a team-high 20 points at Cleveland State...came off the bench to lead the Bulldogs with 14 points, six rebounds and four assists against Youngstown State...notched Butler's first double-double of the season with 24 points and a career-high 11 rebounds in a career-high 40 minutes at Loyola...posted 17 points and eight rebounds against UW-Green Bay...scored 16 points as a starter against UW-Milwaukee...came off the bench with 13 points in the first half and finished with a team-high 15 points on six of eight shooting against IPFW...shared the team lead with five rebounds in first collegiate start at Indiana State...scored 15 points at Bradley...came off the bench with 13 points and six rebounds at Ohio. At Redlands Community College: Two-year starter at one of the nation's most successful junior college programs ...averaged 14 points and five rebounds in his final season with the Cougars ...averaged 12.3 points and 4.7 rebounds as a freshman at Redlands ...had a high game of 35 points against Rose State College ...helped Redlands to a two-year 67-5 record ...helped lead the Cougars to a runner-up finish in the 2004 NJCAA national tournament ...contributed to Redlands' 35-2 record and No. 1 national ranking in 2004, and the Cougars' 32-3 record and No. 3 national ranking in 2003 ...selected as one of the top 50 "Juco's Moving On" by Street & Smith's College Basketball and as one of the top 40 signed junior college players by The Sporting News College Basketball magazine. High School: All-state forward at Wichita North High School ...two-year all-city selection ...averaged 19.7 points and 10 rebounds in final high school season ...averaged 22.7 points in the 2002 Kansas 6A state tournament, while helping Wichita North to a third place team finish ...scored a career-high 36 points in the opening round of the high school state tournament as a senior ...notched 13 points and 10 rebounds in the state tournament consolation game ...averaged 18 points, 8 rebounds and three blocked shots as a junior ...helped squad to a 19-6 record in final prep season ...earned three basketball letters ...High School Coach: Michael Keimig. TMTM