#11 Shane Hammink
|HOMETOWN||Millingen aan de Rijn, Netherlands|
|HIGH SCHOOL [PREV. SCHOOL]||Oakley College [LSU]|
2015-16: Appeared in 35 games in his first season of action with the Crusaders ... came off the bench as a sixth man for the majority of the season before starting 10 of the year's final 11 games ... averaged 8.9 points and 3.1 rebounds per game, shooting 50% from the floor and 78.6% from the foul line ... ranked third on the team in scoring and finished second with 61 assists ... tallied 25 dunks on the year, second-most on the team ... raised shooting averages within Horizon League-only play to 55.3% from the floor, 37.5% from the 3-point line and 90.9% from the charity stripe ... scored in double figures 17 times ... opened Valpo career by scoring 10 points in 16 minutes, including 6-of-8 from the foul line, in Nov. 13 win over IPFW ... scored 16 points (4-6 FG; 2-3 3PT; 6-8 FT) two days later in rout of Iona while also grabbing team-high seven rebounds ... tallied 10 points and four assists at #25 Oregon Nov. 22 ... tied for team-high honors with 15 points in Nov. 24 win at Oregon State, going 6-of-9 from the field, grabbing six rebounds and tallying three steals ... paced Crusaders with 19 points on 7-of-11 shooting Dec. 28 at Belmont ... opened Horizon League play Jan. 2 with 13 points on 5-of-8 shooting in win over UIC ... scored 14 points in Jan. 24 win at Northern Kentucky ... recorded 12 points and season-high five assists, hitting five of his six field goal attempts Feb. 11 versus Northern Kentucky ... scored in double figures in five consecutive games Feb. 19-Mar. 7 ... went 5-of-7 from the floor, including hitting all three of his 3-point attempts, for 14 points in Feb. 21 victory over Detroit ... hit three 3-pointers at Green Bay Feb. 28, including game-winning triple with 2.2 seconds to play, to cap 11-point effort ... went a perfect 5-of-5 from the foul line and grabbed seven rebounds in Horizon League Championship semifinal Mar. 7 versus Green Bay ... handed out five assists to match season high twice in NIT play: in opening-round win over Texas Southern (Mar. 15) and semifinal win versus BYU (Mar. 29) ... dropped 18 points (6-9 FG; 2-2 3PT; 4-5 FT) in second-round victory over Florida State Mar. 17 ... filled up stat sheet in semifinal victory over BYU, scoring 10 points, matching a season best with three steals and doubling his season blocked shot total with five rejections to go along with five assists.
2014-15: Sat out season as a redshirt ... maintained two seasons of eligibility.
Summer of 2014: Key component of the Netherlands' team at Division B of the FIBA U20 European Championship ... averaged 10.9 points and a team-best 6.0 rebounds per game as the Dutch went 5-1 in group play at the tournament ... later received his first call-up to the Dutch senior squad as the team prepared for European Championship qualifiers ... made his senior international debut in a friendly against the Czech Republic in early August, chipping in six points and six rebounds.
International: Has worked his way up through the Netherlands’ youth teams over the years ... played for the Oranje at the U16 European Championship in 2009 (10.9 ppg, 6.3 rpg) and 2010 (17.8 ppg, 8.9 rpg) ... moved up to the U18 European Championship squad in 2011 (12.7 ppg, 7.3 rpg) and 2012 (11.5 ppg, 7.4 rpg) ... made his mark playing for the Canarias Basketball Academy, as he was named Tournament MVP at the 2012 U23 Tournament in Tourcoing, France, averaging 14 points per game ... also was tabbed Best Defensive Player at the 2012 Nike Euroleague International Junior Classification Tournament in Kaunas, Lithuania.
LSU: Appeared in 47 games over his two seasons with the Tigers, scoring 74 points and grabbing 64 rebounds ... scored in double figures twice.
Personal: Shane is the son of Geert and Rhonda Hammink ... father was drafted in the first round (26th overall) by the Orlando Magic in the 1993 NBA Draft ... father played 11 years of professional basketball, including stints with the Magic and Golden State Warriors ... major is communication.