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Shawn Oliverson
Shawn  Oliverson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Preston, Idaho

High School:
Cornell

Last College:
Cornell

Height / Weight:
6-10 / 250

Position:
C/F

Experience:
1L

2009-10: Played in 27 games... Was named Academic all-WAC... Named to the NABC Honors Court... Scored two points at UTPA (11/14) and against Nicholls State (11/22)... Brought down three rebounds against UALR (11/25), against Utah State (3/12) and against Southern Miss (3/18)... Blocked a season-high two shots against Southern Miss (3/18).

2008-09: Started two games while seeing action in 25... Made 67 percent of shots taken (18-of-27)... Averaged 1.6 points and 1.5 rebounds per game... Finished with a career-high 10 points at Nevada (2/5).

Cornell: Spent one season with the Cornell Big Red basketball team.

High School: Lettered three years under head coach Coy Pratt for the Preston High School Indians in Preston, Idaho... Helped lead Preston to District 5-3A championships in 2003 and 2004... Finished as state runner-up in 2003 and state champion in 2004... Elected team captain as a senior... Finished All-Cache Valley as a senior... Named Idaho Top Scholar and Honor Society in academics.

Personal: Son of Michael and Laura Oliverson... Has three brothers: Chris, Shane and Casey... Has one sister, Holly... majoring in sociology... Served a Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints Mission to West Virginia Charlottesville from November 2005 to November 2007... Got married to the former Maegan Skinner on June 6, 2009... Born Aug. 20, 1985 in Logan, Utah.

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