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Ryan Wright
1  Ryan Wright
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mississauga, Ontario

High School:
Loyola Catholic Secondary School

Last College:
UCLA

Height / Weight:
6-9 / 241

Position:
Forward

Season

GP-GS FG% 3FG% FT%

RPG

A B S PPG
2005-06 (UCLA) 31-4 .566 --- .419 1.5 1 4 5 2.4
2006-07 (UCLA) 28-0 .583 --- .643 0.9 1 3 0 1.3
2008-09 32-1 .341 --- .577 2.1 2 11 6 1.8
2009-10 30-13 .533 .000 .648 4.3 7 11 8 4.4
Totals 121-18 .510 .000

.576

2.2

11

29 19 2.5

2009-10 (SENIOR)
A second-team Academic All-Big 12 selection ... Played in 30 games and made 13 starts ... Averaged career highs in points (4.4), rebounds (4.3) and minutes (18.3) ... Shot .533 from the field and a career-high .648 from the free throw line ... Ranked third on team with 11 blocked shots ... In Big 12 games averaged 5.4 points and 4.9 rebounds while shooting .675 from the foul line ... Scored in double figures four times with a career-high 14 points against No. 24 Baylor (Feb. 27) in 21 minutes ... Registered his only career double-double against No. 9 Texas (Feb. 6) with 11 points and a career-high 14 rebounds in 30 minutes ... Finished with 12 points and eight rebounds versus Missouri (Jan. 16) and 10 points and five boards versus No. 23 Texas A&M (March 6).

2008-09 (JUNIOR)
A second-team Academic All-Big 12 selection ... Played in 32 games ... Averaged 1.8 points and 2.1 rebounds in 8.1 minutes per contest ... Shot .341 from the field and .577 from the free throw line ... Ranked sixth on team with 52 free throw attempts ... Registered 11 blocked shots on the year and recorded two rejections in each of three games ... Made lone start of the season against No. 15 Kansas (Feb. 13) in place of injured Blake Griffin and grabbed a season-high seven rebounds ... Scored a career-high nine points in season opener vs. American (Nov. 14) ... Two highest-scoring games in Big 12 play came against Texas A&M (five on road Jan. 17 and six at home Feb. 4).

2007-08
Practiced with Oklahoma but did not participate in games following transfer from UCLA.

2006-07 (SOPHOMORE AT UCLA)
A second-team Academic All-Pac-10 selection ... Came off the bench in all 28 of his games and averaged 1.3 points and 0.9 rebounds in 5.4 minutes a contest ... Shot .583 from the field (14-for-24) and .643 from the free throw line (9-for-14) ... Scored a season-high six points in a win over Oregon State and pulled down a season-high four rebounds in a victory over 20th-ranked Kentucky ... Team finished 30-6 and advanced to the NCAA Tournament's Final Four (lost to Florida) ... Coached by Ben Howland.

2005-06 (FRESHMAN AT UCLA)
Played in 31 games as a freshman (made four starts) and averaged 2.4 points and 1.5 rebounds in 9.8 minutes an outing ... Shot .566 from the field (30-for-53) and .419 from the foul line (13-for-31) ... Scored a season-high eight points on three occasions (against Michigan, Sacramento State and Washington) ... Grabbed a season-high eight rebounds against Michigan ... Team finished 32-7 and advanced to the national title game where it lost to Florida ... Coached by Ben Howland.

HIGH SCHOOL
Earned first-team Toronto Sun all-star honors as a senior at Loyola Catholic Secondary School in 2004-05 after averaging 21.0 points, 10.0 rebounds, 3.0 assists and 3.0 blocks ... Helped team to a 35-10 record ... Ranked as the 38th-best player in the 2005 recruiting class by HoopScoop, 56th by Scout.com and 80th by Rivals.com ... Averaged 17.0 points and 10.0 rebounds per game as a junior ... Coached by Tony Santafonte.

MISCELLANEOUS
Born in Toronto, Ontario ... Parents are Denise and Michael Wright ... Chose Oklahoma over Baylor and Purdue ... Chose UCLA out of high school over Michigan State and Stanford ... Graduated in May 2009 with a degree in international and area studies ... Is enrolled in human relations graduate school classes.

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Highlights: OU 81, USC 70
Replay: OU vs USC (PREMIUM)
Highlights: OU 80, Wichita State 48