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 ====== Ryan Amoroso #43 ====== ====== Ryan Amoroso #43 ======
-{{ men_s_basketball:​amo.jpg}} ​ ​{{ ​ men_s_basketball:ammo.jpg|}}+{{men_s_basketball:​amo.jpg?​85  ​}} 
 +**Position:** Forward\\ 
 +**Height:** 6'​8"​\\ 
 +**Weight:** 242 lbs.\\ 
 +**Born:** July 12, 1985\\ 
 +**Hometown:​** Burnsville, MN\\ 
 +**High School:** Burnsville H.S.\\
-Current School: San Diego State University\\ 
-Height / Weight: 6-8 / 242 \\ 
-Position: F \\ 
-Birthdate: 7/12/85\\ 
-Hometown: Burnsville, MN\\ 
-Highschool: Burnsville HS\\ 
-Parents: Andy and Peggy\\ 
-Hobbies: Golfing, Fishing, Poker\\ 
-===== College Career ===== 
-Amo lettered during his first two seasons at Marquette playing in a total of 57 games and starting 8 of them. He averaged 5.8 points per game and 3.8 rebounds per game. There has been some speculation that Amo transferred due to tension with [[Tom Crean]].\\ \\ 
-Amo currently is enrolled at San Diego State where he will have two years of eligibility remaining.\\ 
-Video Highlights from Amo's Best Game[[http://​​watch?v=5-0YblBObsI&​feature=related]]+===== Burnsville High-School ===== 
 +{{ men_s_basketball:ryan_amoroso_aau.jpg?235}} 
 +Ryan was a three-year starter at Burnsville High School, averaging 9.7 points and 7.1 rebounds as a sophomore and 23.7 points and 11 rebounds during his junior year.  He graduated as the school'​s all-time leading scorer and rebounder. ​ Amoroso averaged 24.1 points and 12.2 rebounds, leading Bursnville to the Class 4A state championship game in his senior year.  Ryan selected Marquette over [[Minnesota]].  ​
-===== 2005-06 Notes ===== +=== Accolades ​=== 
- Played in 26 gamesstarting in five ... Scored 10 points in season debut in 13 minutes against Rice (Nov. 18) ... was 4-for-7 off the bench to lead MU reserves in scoring against Rice ... Registered a team leading and career high 30 points against South Carolina in the Great Alaska Shootout Championship game (Nov. 26) ... Recorded career highs in five other categories; field goals (11)field goal attempts (17), three pointers (3), three point attempts (4) and minutes (30) against South Carolina ... Matched a career high 12 rebounds and five free throws against South Carolina ... recorded back-to-back games of double-digit rebounds adding 10 at Nebraska (Nov. 30) ... Came off the bench as one of Marquette'​s leading reserves registering eight pointsincluding two three pointers, and grabbed three rebounds against Valparaiso (Dec. 7) ... the reliable reserve tallied nine points and four rebounds at Wisconsin (Dec. 10) ... Etched his name into the starting line up against San Francisco (Dec. 17) and has started in the last five of six games ... tallied eight points and a team leading eight rebounds against San Francisco including the first four boards of the game ... registered eight points and a team high eight rebounds for the second consecutive game against Oakland (Dec. 19) ... Led all Marquette'​s reserves in scoring recording nine points and seven rebounds against Lewis (Dec. 28) ... Was held scoreless for the first time all season against Connecticut (Jan. 3) missing both of his attempts from the field ... Bounced back after tallying two or less points in consecutive games with four points and five rebounds at Seton Hall (Jan. 11) ... led the Golden Eagles'​ rebounding effort with seven at West Virginia (Jan. 14) ... Came off the bench for eight points and seven rebounds, his highest point and rebound total in four games at West Virginia ... Held with out a point against DePaul (Jan. 17, 25) in both meetings for the second time in three games ... Had a productive performance off the bench at Pittsburgh (Jan. 28) with 14 points, five rebounds, one block and one assist in 18 minutes of action... His 14 points mark the third time this season, ninth in his career, he has registered double-figured points ... Had a solid outing at Rutgers (Feb. 12) totalling five points and four offensive boards in nine minutes of play after being held scoreless the previous game at Villanova (Feb. 4).+  * 2003-04 All-MetroFirst Team 
 +  * 2003-04 All-ConferenceFirst Team 
 +  * 2003-04 All-StateFirst Team 
-===== 2004-05 Notes ===== +===== Marquette University ​===== 
- Played ​in all 31 games, ​making three starts... As MU's most productive reserve, ​averaged ​6.points and 3.6 points in 15.2 minutes... Had six double figure scoring games... MU was 2-1 in games he started... Shot a team high 49.2-percent from the field... Averaged 7.8 points, 4.4 rebounds ​and shot 51.8-percent in MU's 16 conference games... Third on the team in rebounding during conference games... Third on the team in offensive rebounds (44)... Scored a career-high 18 points in just 14 minutes against Tulane (Jan. 8)... Collected his first career double-double with 16 points and 12 rebounds at Memphis (Jan. 13), becoming the first MU freshman ​to do so since February 2001... Pulled down eight rebounds in just 13 minutes against No. 22 Wisconsin (Dec. 11)... Nearly missed his second career double-double ​with eight points and nine rebounds in a career-high 26 minutes against East Carolina (Feb. 12)... Recipient of Marquette'​s Super Sub Award.+Ryan played ​in a total of 57 games at Marquettestarting eightHe averaged ​5.points ​per game and 3.8 rebounds ​per gameThere has been some speculation that Amoroso transferred due to tension ​with [[Tom Crean]] 
 +=== Stats ===
 +^ season ​ ^  GP^  Min^  Avg^  FG-A  ^  FG%^  3FG-A  ^  3P%^  FT-A  ^  FT%^  Reb^  Avg^  Ast^  Stl^  Blk^  TO^  PF^  Pts^  Avg^  ​
 +|[[2004|2004-05]] ​ |  |  |  |  |  |  |  |  |  |   ​113| ​ |  10|  8|  6|  |  |  186|  |
 +|[[2005|2005-06]] ​ |  |  |  |  |  |  |  |  |  |   ​104| ​ |  14|  4|  6|  |  |  146|  |
 +|**Totals** ​ |  ****|  ****|  ****|  ****|  ****|  ****|  ****|  ****|  ****|  **217**| ​ **3.8**| ​ **24**| ​ **12**| ​ **12**| ​ ****|  ****|  **332**| ​ **5.8**|
-===== High School ===== 
-{{ men_s_basketball:​ryan_amoroso_aau.jpg|}}+=== 2004-2005 === 
 +{{  men_s_basketball:​ammo.jpg|}}Amoroso played in all 31 games, making three starts. ​ He was MU's most productive reserve, averaging six points and 3.6 rebounds in 15.2 minutes. ​ He had six double figure scoring games and MU was 2-1 in games he started. ​ He shot a team high 49.2% from the field and averaged 7.8 points, 4.4 rebounds in Conference USA play, shooting and shot 51.8% from the floor. ​ He was third on the team in rebounding during conference games. ​ He was third on the team in offensive rebounds (44) and scored a career-high 18 points in just 14 minutes against Tulane on January 8th.  He collected his first career double-double with 16 points and 12 rebounds at [[Memphis State]] on January 13th, becoming the first MU freshman to do so since February 2001.  He pulled down eight rebounds in just 13 minutes against No. 22 [[UW-Madison]] on December 11th and nearly missed his second career double-double with eight points and nine rebounds in a career-high 26 minutes against [[East Carolina]] on February 12th.  He received Marquette'​s Super Sub Award.
- A three-year starter at Burnsville High School... Graduated as the school'​s all-time ​leading ​scorer ​and rebounder... Averaged 24.1 points and 12.rebounds and led Bursnville to the Class 4AAAA state championship ​game in his senior year... Named first team All-State, All-Conference and All-Metro following his senior season... Averaged 23.7 points and 11.rebounds ​during his junior year, and 9.7 points and 7.1 rebounds ​as sophomore... Established single-season records for points and rebounds ​during his junior ​and senior seasons... Also earned varsity letters ​in football ​and golf... Selected Marquette over Minnesota+=== 2005-2006 === 
 +Amoroso played in 26 games, starting in five He scored 10 points in his season debut in 13 minutes against [[Rice]] on November 18th on four of seven shooting off the bench. ​ He registered a team leading and career high 30 points ​against [[South Carolina]] in the Great Alaska Shootout Championship game on November 26th and recorded career highs in five other categories; field goals (11), field goal attempts (17), three pointers (3), three point attempts (4) and minutes (30) He also matched a career high of 12 rebounds and five free throws in that game.  He recorded back-to-back games of double-digit rebounds adding 10 at [[Nebraska]] on November 30th and came off the bench with eight points, including two three pointers, ​and grabbed three rebounds against [[Valparaiso]] on December 7th He tallied nine points and four rebounds ​at [[UW-Madison]] on December 10th and tallied eight points and a team-high eight rebounds ​in start against [[San Francisco]] Ryan registered eight points and a team-high eight rebounds ​for the second consecutive game against [[Oakland]] on December 19th and chipped ​in nine points ​and seven rebounds against Lewis on December 28th.\\ 
 +Ryan added four points and five rebounds at [[Seton Hall]] on January 11th amd led Marquette in rebounding with seven and added seven points at [[West Virginia]] on January 14th.  He added 14 points, five rebounds, an assist and a blocked shot in 18 minutes off the bench at [[Pittsburgh]] on January 28th and added five poinnts and four rebounds in nine minutes at [[Rutgers]] on February 12th.
-===== Awards and Honors ​===== + 
-==== Highschool ​==== +===== San Diego State University ​===== 
-  ​* Burnsville HS All-Time leading scorer and rebounder + 
-  * '​03/'​041st team All-State +===2006-2007==
-  * '​03/'​041st team All-Conference +Sat out the 2006-07 season due to NCAA transfer rules... Practiced with the team throughout the season. 
-  * '03/'041st team All-Metro + 
-==== College ​==== +===2007-2008=== 
-  * '​04/'​05- Received Marquette'​s ​Super Sub Award+{{  men_s_basketball:​pornstache.jpg|}}//​MWC Rankings: 5th in rebounding, t-5th in offensive rebounds, 6th in defensive rebounds, 14th in minutes played, 16th in scoring// 
 +A third-team all-MWC selection... Was also tabbed the league'​s top newcomer in the preseason... Played in all 33 games, making 31 starts, and averaged 30.9 minutes a game to rank second on the squad... Finished the season with the second-most points on the team (377) and was SDSU's third-leading scorer ​at 11.4 points ​and top rebounder ​(6.5 rpg)... Had 18 double-digit scoring efforts in his first year as an Aztec... Began his SDSU career by scoring nine points and grabbing five rebounds as starter vs. Liberty (11-9-07)... Totaled five points, four rebounds vs. Portland (11-10-07)... Scored a team-high 19 points (8-15 FGs) and had six rebounds at Fresno ​State (11-11-07)... Reached double figures for the second time as an Aztec, scoring 10 points and dishing a career-high three assists at San Diego (11-19-07)... Pulled down a team-high nine rebounds to go along with seven points at California (11-24-07)... Matched his season high with 19 points, while grabbing seven rebounds at LMU (11-28-07)... Had 11 points, five rebounds and two assists vs. Western Michigan (12-1-07)... Tied his career high with three assists vs. UC Riverside (12-4-07)... Posted a team-high nine rebounds vs. Saint Mary's (12-8-07)... Came off the bench and pulled down six rebounds vs. Navy (12-17-07)... Scored 11 points and shared the team high with eight rebounds at Arizona (12-22-07)... Posted seven points and eight rebounds vs. Sam Houston State (12-28-07)... Scored 12 points, while adding four rebounds and one assist vs. TCU (1-5-08)... Grabbed a team-high nine rebounds at New Mexico (1-12-08)... Notched 10 points and eight rebounds during a career-high 39 minutes vs. Utah (1-16-08)... Totaled 16 points and eight rebounds vs. Wyoming (1-19-08)... Scored 15 points on 6-of-8 shooting, while grabbing six rebounds vs. UNLV (1-26-08)... Notched his second double-double of the season and third of his career with a season-high 23 points and 11 rebounds at Colorado State (1-29-08)... Tied a career high with 12 rebounds vs. Air Force (2-6-08)... Enjoyed a 7-for-8 shooting night en route to a game-high 20 points at TCU (2-9-08)... Was second on the team with 19 points vs. New Mexico (2-13-08)... Tallied 11 points and six rebounds at Utah (2-16-08)... Notched his fourth straight double-digit scoring effort and eighth in the last 10 games with 12 points at Wyoming (2-19-08)... Had nine points and six rebounds vs. BYU (2-23-08)... Scored five points and pulled down seven rebounds at UNLV (2-26-08)... Equaled his season best in points (23) and field goals (10) after coming off the bench for just the second time this season vs. Colorado State (3-1-08)... Pulled down a game-high nine rebounds, while adding eight points at Air Force (3-8-08)... Sank a career-best nine free throws en route to a game-high 15 points vs. Air Force in the MWC quarterfinals (3-13-08)... Posted his 17th double-digit scoring performance of the year with 18 points against BYU in the MWC semifinals (3-14-08)... Recorded game-highs of 19 points and seven rebounds in 33 minutes at Florida (3-19-08) in the first round of the NIT.  
 +===== Personal ===== 
 +Ryan'​s ​parents are Andy and Peggy Amoroso. ​ He also lettered in football and golf at Burnsville High.  His hobbies include fishing, poker, golfing and posting videos of himself on YouTube under the screen name "​Franchise 040." ​  

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