Matt  Stainbrook

Matt Stainbrook


Bay Village, Ohio

High School:
Lakewood St. Edward

Last College:
Western Michigan

Height / Weight:
6-10 / 270



2014-15 BIG EAST Conference Second Team
2013-14 and 2014-15 I-AAA ADA Scholar-Athlete Team
2013-14 BIG EAST All-Academic Team

AS A SENIOR (2014-15): 2014-15 Second Team All-BIG EAST Conference selection by the BIG EAST coaches ... Selected for the East All-Star Team for the 2015 NABC Reese's Division I College All-Star Game during Final Four Weekend ... Led the team and was 14th in the BIG EAST in scoring at 12.3 ppg., including 20 points on 8-of-10 shooting from the field to go with nine rebounds, five assists and two steals in the Ole Miss win on March 19 and 20 points in the BIG EAST Tournament win over Georgetown on March 13 ... Led Xavier with team highs of 15.3 ppg. and 8.3 rpg. for three NCAA Tournament games, helping XU reach the Sweet 16 ... BIG EAST Conference Player of the Week award after scoring a Xavier career-high 26 points on 11-of-14 shooting from the field to go with nine rebounds at Creighton on March 7 ... Scored 21 points on 8-of-12 shooting from the field at Butler on Jan. 10 ... First on the team in rebounding (sixth in BIG EAST at 6.9 rpg.) ... Shot 61.3 percent from the field (fourth in the BIG EAST), including his 7-of-8 effort at Villanova on Jan. 14 on his way to 17 points ... 12th in the BIG EAST in free throw percentage (.764) ... Second on the team in assists at 2.4 apg., including six and 17 points vs. DePaul on Jan. 24 ... Scored a team-high 20 points vs. Stephen F. Austin (11-21-14) on 8-of-9 shooting from the field ... Wooden Legacy All-Tournament Team after averaging 14.7 ppg. and 9.0 rpg. for three games, including 19 points and 12 rebounds vs. Long Beach St.

DOUBLING UP: Had a team-high 24 double-figure scoring games as a senior... Posted three double-doubles as a senior, nine in his Xavier career and 18 in his collegiate career, including 17 points and 10 rebounds at Providence on Jan. 22 ... Career-high eight assists vs. San Diego on Nov. 27.

1,000 POINT SCORER: Scored 1,481 career collegiate points, including 676 points as a two-year starter at Western Michigan and 805 at Xavier.

STUDENT-ATHLETE: Graduate student ... MBA student who has earned his undergraduate degree in finance ... Senior CLASS Award Second Team All-American ... 2014-15 CoSIDA Capital One Academic All-District 5 First Team selection ... Named to the 10-member 2014 and 2015 men's basketball Division I-AAA Athletics Directors Association Scholar-Athlete Teams ... 2013-14 BIG EAST All-Academic Team.

OUTSIDE CLASS AND THE COURT: Co-President of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee and was one of the campus leaders who helped organize Xavier student-athletes in a variety of community service efforts ... SAAC raised $5,000 for a child for Make-A-Wish ... volunteer two years in a row for the Buddy Walk to benefit the Down Syndrome Association of Greater Cincinnati ... Academy of World Languages volunteer... key leader for the team's efforts to sponsor and work with a child (Trey Couch) through TEAM IMPACT... also has served as a volunteer at Cincinnati Children's Hospital ... nominee for the Allstate NABC Good Works Team.

AS A JUNIOR (2013-14): Team tri-captain ... 2013-14 Honorable Mention All-BIG EAST Conference by the league coaches ... Fourth Team All-BIG EAST Conference by ... The starting center on the five-member All-BIG EAST Team selected by ... Passed 1,000 career collegiate points during the BIG EAST Tournament (including his 676 as a two-year starter at Western Michigan) and enters his senior season with 1,027 points ... Led the team in rebounding at 7.4 rpg., which ranked fifth in the BIG EAST Conference ... Third on the team in scoring at 10.6 ppg. (25th in the BIG EAST Conference) ... 19 double-figure scoring games, including a 19-point and nine-rebound effort vs. North Carolina State in the NCAA Tournament First Round ... 10 double-figure rebound games allowed him to sign the "rebounding bubble" a team-high 10 times ... First on the team and 11th in BIG EAST in blocks at 0.9 bpg. ... Second in the BIG EAST in field goal percentage at .556 ... Third on the team in assists at 2.2 apg., including a career-high six vs. Georgetown on Jan. 15 ... Scored 15 points to go with 11 rebounds and four assists at Creighton on Jan. 12 ... Had a 17-point, seven-rebound, four-assist game against Butler on Jan. 4 ... Posted his collegiate career-high 15-rebound game against Evansville on Dec. 10 and game highs of 11 rebounds vs. Cincinnati on Dec. 14 and 10 vs. St. John's on Dec. 31 ... Named to the five-member All-BIG EAST team for 2013 non-conference play by ... Had a 17-point game at Alabama on Dec. 21.

AT LAKEWOOD ST. EDWARD HIGH SCHOOL: Averaged eight points, eight rebounds, three assists, three blocks and one steal per game as his team went 20-4 and was ranked No. 1 in the Cleveland area for much of his senior season by the Cleveland Plain Dealer ... Reached the Section 2 Region Final ... Named Sun Herald All-District First Team and played in the Greater Cleveland Basketball Coaches Association (GCBCA) All-Star Game ... Averaged 12.8 points and 6.6 rebounds as a junior for team that went 18-6 and reached the Section 2 Regional semis ... Basketball coach: Eric Flannery.

AS A SOPHOMORE AT WESTERN MICHIGAN (2011-12): Second on the team in scoring at 11.4 ppg. and first in rebounding at 6.8 rpg. in his second season under WMU head coach Steve Hawkins ... Played in 33 of WMU's 34 games, starting 28 times ... Team finished 14-20 ... Set a career high with 32 points on Nov. 12 at South Dakota State, besting his previous career best of 18 points in the first half alone ... Posted career highs in points, field goals (14), field goal attempts (16), and free throw attempts (5) in that game at South Dakota State ... Recorded four double-doubles for the season; his first double-double of the season was against Temple on Nov. 17, scoring 14 points and grabbing 12 rebounds to go with two steals and one block ... His other three double-doubles came against: Toledo (Jan. 14) with 13 points and 11 rebounds, Buffalo (Feb. 11) with 15 points and 11 rebounds and North Dakota State (Feb. 18) with 15 points and 10 rebounds ... Scored 20 points, including his first career made three-pointer, to go with eight rebounds against Colorado on Nov. 20 ... Had 11 points and six rebounds against Gonzaga on Nov. 26 ... Had nine points and a career-high 14 rebounds in win over Winthrop on Dec. 20 ... Scored 16 points and added six rebounds and four assists in win at Oakland on Dec. 23 ... Named MAC West Player of the Week for Dec. 26 ... Notched team highs with 18 points and eight rebounds at Duke on Dec. 30 ... Scored a game-high 21 points vs. Milwaukee on Jan. 3, while also recording a game-high eight rebounds.

AS A FRESHMAN AT WESTERN MICH. (2010-11): Fourth on the team in scoring at 8.8 ppg. and tied for first in rebounding at 6.4 rpg. ... Played in all 34 games, starting 32 times, as a freshman on a 21-13 squad ... Made his collegiate debut for Western Michigan and his first collegiate start at Xavier's Cintas Center on Nov. 12 against the Musketeers, tying for the team lead with seven rebounds and scoring 10 points ... Season-high 16 points on 7-of-8 shooting against No. 19 Illinois on Nov. 27 ... Recorded his first career double-double with 16 points and 11 rebounds vs. Alma on Dec. 4 ... Also recorded double-doubles against Idaho State (Dec. 23) with 15 points and 10 rebounds, at Ball State (Jan. 12) with 14 points and 10 rebounds and at Central Michigan (March 5) with 10 points and 12 rebounds ... Had a season-high 12 rebounds against Central Michigan on Jan. 9 ... Scored a season-high 18 points vs. Northern Illinois on Jan. 22, including the game winner on a tip in at the buzzer ... Averaged 9.0 ppg. and 7.5 rpg. at the 2011 MAC Tournament and 10.0 rpg. and 9.5 ppg. in the 2011 CIT.

CAREER HIGHS AT WESTERN MICHIGAN: Points - 32 at South Dakota State (11-12-11); Rebounds - 14 vs. Winthrop (12-20-11); Assists - 6 vs. Toledo (1-14-12); Blocks - 3 three times (most recent vs. Northern Illinois on 1-11-12); Steals - 3 vs. Milwaukee (1-3-12); Turnovers - 5 vs. Southern Illinois (12-11-11); Field Goals - 14 at South Dakota State (11-12-11); Three-Point Field Goals - 1 three times (most recent vs. Hope on 11-30-11); Free Throws - 9 vs. Milwaukee (1-3-12); Minutes Played - 36 Four times (most recent vs. Northern Illinois on 1-11-12)

PERSONAL: A finance major...born March 5, 1992 in Dayton, Ohio... parents are Nancy and Dave Stainbrook...father played football (1980-85) at Ohio University.

Points 26 at Creighton (March 7, 2015)
Field Goals Made 11 at Creighton (March 7, 2015)
Field Goals Attempted 19 at Providence (January 22, 2015)
3-Pt Field Goals Made 1 Twice, last vs. Northern Arizona (November 14, 2014)
3-Pt Field Goals Attempted 1 Eight times, last vs. Arizona (March 26, 2015)
Free Throws Made 7 Twice, last at Marquette (February 10, 2015)
Free Throws Attempted 9 at Marquette (February 10, 2015)
Rebounds 15 vs. Evansville (December 10, 2013)
Assists 8 vs. San Diego (November 27, 2014)
Blocks 4 vs. Abilene Christian (November 25, 2013)
Steals 4 Twice, last vs. Cincinnati (December 14, 2013)