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 Wendell Greenleaf 20
Wendell Greenleaf
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Houston, Texas

High School:
Northshore HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 195

Position:
Guard

Experience:
2L

Third-year junior will compete for the starting job at either shooting guard or point guard? Emotional athlete plays with intensity, a crowd favorite? Returning starter and leading scorer among Baylor's returnees? Coaches praise his competitive zeal, would like improvement in consistency and shooting? Good defensive player.

2000-2001 (Sophomore): Played in 30 games and made 28 starts as a sophomore in 2000-2001? Missed season-opening win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff, played remaining 30 games - starting final 28 at shooting guard? Averaged 10.5 points and 27.4 minutes? Third on squad in scoring? Registered 17 double-figure scoring games, including 10 in conference play? Led team with 58 3-point field goals and 203 attempts? 58 3-pointers made ranks eighth on school's single-season list? Finished fifth in Big 12 with 1.93 steals-per-game (58)? Average of 1.93 3-pointers-per-game ranked 12th in Big 12? Scored season and career-high 25 points in win over Liberty, behind career-high 5-of-9 3-point shooting? Also hit five 3-pointers (15 attempts) and scored 22 points in win over Grambling State? Reached 20-point plateau three times in 2000-2001? Hit at least one 3-pointer in all but three games? Shot 203 3-pointers (made 58), the fifth-highest single-season total in Baylor history? More than half of points (55 percent, 174-of-316) came from 3-point field goals.

1999-2000 (Freshman): Played in 27 games as a true freshman, earning one start as a backup guard? Averaged 4.1 points and 1.3 rebounds in 13.0 minutes per game in 1999-2000? Totaled 37 assists and 28 steals, and shot 29.9 percent (20-for-67) on 3-pointers? Scored in double figures in four of Baylor's last nine games, all against Big 12 teams? Averaged 6.9 points in last nine contests, and shot 40.5 percent (15-for-37) on 3-pointers? Scored a career-high 14 points in Baylor's 63-55 Big 12 Tournament win over Nebraska? Had career-high four 3-point field goals, three rebounds and three assists in Nebraska win? Totaled nine points, three boards and two steals in 20 minutes vs. Alaska-Fairbanks in his fourth collegiate game? Earned first career start at home vs. Oklahoma State, scored five points in season-high 27 minutes played? Scored 12 points in just 11 minutes in loss at Texas Tech? Posted 13 points, three rebounds and hit three 3-pointers against Texas in Waco? Scored 12 points and hit a career-high four 3-pointers at Colorado.

HIGH SCHOOL: Two-year letterman at North Shore High School in Houston? Played under head coach Gary Nichols at NSHS? Led North Shore to a 27-8 record in 1998-99 as a senior? NSHS won district championship, and reached the regional semi-finals? Played in the Southwestern Bell All-Star game.

PERSONAL: The oldest of four brothers (Devin, 15; Jarrett 14; Marcus, 11)? Born in Houston, Texas? Full name is Wendell Kirk Greenleaf? Son of Wendell Sr. and Cheryl Greenleaf of Houston? Majoring in general studies.

GREENLEAF?S CAREER STATS

	??TOTAL??	??3-PTS??	?REBOUNDS?
Year	GP	GS	Min	Avg	FG	FGA	Pct	3FG	FGA	Pct	FT	FTA	Pct	Off	Def	Tot	Avg	PF	FO	A	TO	Blk	Stl	Pts	Avg
1999-2000 (Baylor)	27	1	351	13.0	39	107	.364	20	67	.299	13	25	.520	17	19	36	1.3	38	0	37	38	3	28	111	4.1
2000-2001 (Baylor)	30	28	821	27.4	112	306	.366	58	203	.286	34	56	.607	21	56	77	2.6	71	0	77	69	6	58	316	10.5
Career	57	29	1172	20.6	151	413	.366	78	270	.289	47	74	.635	38	75	113	2.0	109	0	114	107	9	86	427	7.5

GREENLEAF?S CAREER BIG 12 STATS

	??TOTAL??	??3-PTS??	?REBOUNDS?
Year	GP	GS	Min	Avg	FG	FGA	Pct	3FG	FGA	Pct	FT	FTA	Pct	Off	Def	Tot	Avg	PF	FO	A	TO	Blk	Stl	Pts	Avg
1999-2000 (Baylor)	15	1	181	12.1	21	60	.350	13	41	.317	7	9	.778	9	9	18	1.2	15	0	19	18	0	13	62	4.1
2000-2001 (Baylor)	16	16	426	26.6	52	157	.331	25	99	.253	20	32	.625	13	32	45	2.8	46	0	40	45	4	30	149	9.3
Big 12 Career	31	17	607	19.6	72	217	.332	38	140	.271	27	41	.659	22	41	63	2.0	61	0	59	63	4	43	211	6.8
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