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#3 - Hrvoje Vucic
2009-10 Men's Basketball
POS.
C
HT.
7'1"
WT.
220
YR.
Fr.
HOMETOWN
Split, Croatia
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Faust Vrancic
Hrvoje Vucic

2010-11: Appeared in 11 games as a redshirt freshman ... debuted Nov. 12 against IU Northwest ... went for eight points, five rebounds (including four offensive) and two blocked shots off the bench ... hit 4-of-5 from the field against the RedHawks ... scored two points and grabbed three rebounds in win over Purdue North Central Nov. 18 ... picked up a blocked shot Nov. 23 at Ohio ... played three minutes Jan. 1 at Butler ... played two minutes in win over Milwaukee Jan. 21 ... saw action in final minute against Loyola Feb. 24 ... played three minutes in regular season finale Feb. 26 versus UIC.

2009-10: Sat out season as a redshirt in his first year as a Crusader ... retains four seasons of eligibility.

Prep: Attended Faust Vrancic H.S. in Croatia ... played basketball for Cibona Zagreb ... played for the squad in the Nike International Junior Tournament each of the last two years ... averaged 7.8 points and 4.0 rebounds per game in the 2008 tournament, including a 21-point, eight-rebound effort in a win over Eldo Caserta ... also took part in the NBA’s Basketball Without Borders camp in Paris in 2007, which featured NBA players such as Luol Deng, Bo Outlaw and Ronny Turiaf as camp coaches.

Personal: Hrvoje is the son of Vlade and Ivkica Vucic ... major is business - finance ... born February 23, 1991.