35 - Jamie Smalligan
Jamie Smalligan
Birth Date: 05/10/1984
Height: 7-0
Weight: 240
Year: Senior
Hometown: East Grand Rapids, Mich.
High School: East Grand Rapids
Position: C
Seasons at Butler: 2nd season
2003-04: Played in all 30 Butler games, including 18 as a starter...led Butler's freshmen in minutes played...starter in 17 of Butler's final 18 games...finished fourth on the team in three-point field goals (24)...saw first collegiate action in Butler's season-opening win over Quincy...came off the bench and hit three three-point field goals and scored 11 points in Butler's win at Northern Iowa...grabbed four rebounds in 19 minutes against Michigan...had three points at Ball State...played 11 minutes against Indiana State...scored seven points in 20 minutes against UW-Green Bay...given first collegiate start at Saint Louis and finished with three points in 24 minutes...had three rebounds in a starting role at UW-Green Bay...scored Butler's first five points and finished with 15 points while adding four rebounds in Butler's home win over Loyola...led the Bulldogs with five rebounds at Youngstown State...grabbed five rebounds against Wright State in Hinkle Fieldhouse...scored eight points in Butler's win at home over Cleveland State...had eight points at home against UIC...notched five points and two steals against IPFW...had five rebounds in a win at Cleveland State...grabbed six rebounds at Detroit...tallied 15 points and grabbed a career-high eight rebounds in Butler's upset of UW-Milwaukee...had five points and three rebounds at UIC...scored 18 points in the first half and finished with a career-high 21 points and five rebounds against Youngstown State in the Horizon League Tournament. High School: Honorable mention all-state center at East Grand Rapids High School... first team all-conference and all-area player as a senior ...averaged 20.3 points, 11.0 rebounds and 3.0 blocked shots in final prep season ...shot 60% from the field and 78% from the free throw line ...posted a high game of 37 points against Zeeland ...twice scored 25 points in a single half ...grabbed 20 rebounds in a game against Holland Christian ...had nine blocked shots against Grand Rapids Christian ...averaged 10 points and 8 rebounds as a junior ...earned three basketball letters at East Grand Rapids ...played for the Michigan Mustangs AAU team ...started every game for AAU squad during the summer of 2003 and helped the team reach the round of 32 at the Las Vegas Tournament ...signed with the Bulldogs in November of 2002 ...High School Coaches: Ed Chrisman & Scott Thompkins.