Men's Basketball



Mike Walker
Mike Walker

Hometown:
Iowa City, Iowa

High School:
South Kent (Conn.)

Position:
Academic Liaison

Experience:
7th at SMU

College:
SMU, 2011


01/16/2012

MBB Hosts Houston On Wednesday, Mustangs Are 5-1 At Moody Coliseum

SMU And Houston Split A Pair Of Contests Last Season

01/13/2012

MBB (1-1 C-USA) Visits UTEP (1-2 C-USA) On Saturday At 8 p.m. CT

Mustangs Are 3-2 On The Road This Season

01/09/2012

MBB Hosts Rice In C-USA Home-Opener On Wednesday At 7 p.m.

SMU Has Won 7 Of Last 10 Games, Including A Win At Tulsa In The C-USA Opener

01/05/2012

MBB Opens Conference USA Play At Tulsa On Saturday

SMU Went 8-8 In League Play Last Season, Its Best Record Since Joining C-USA

12/21/2011

MBB Hosts Dallas Christian On Thursday At 7 p.m.

Mustangs Are 3-0 At Home This Year And 17-5 In Last 22 Home Games

Mike Walker enters his seventh season (2013-14) with SMU men's basketball, his second as academic liaison. He spent the 2011-12 season as the video coordinator after completing his career as a student-athlete for the Mustangs.

Walker was a tri-captain for the most successful season at SMU in more than a decade. The 2010-11 Mustangs recorded the first 20-win season and first postseason bid for the program since 1999-2000; finishing 20-15 and advancing to the CollegeInsider.com Tournament (CIT) semifinals. SMU also had its most wins in league play since joining Conference USA (8).

Walker was a four-year letterwinner (2007-11) for the Mustangs, finishing his career at SMU eighth in 3-point field goals (131), 13th in 3-point percentage (35.0, 131-374), 19th in free throw percentage (78.5, 95-121) and sixth in games played (120). As a senior, he averaged a career-best 6.9 points with 1.5 assists, 1.3 rebounds and 0.8 steals while shooting 36.7 percent on 3-pointers (44-120). In the CIT, he upped his averages to 7.5 points, 3.3 assists, 2.5 rebounds in 34.5 minutes. Walker also earned the team Defensive Award.

Walker completed his bachelor's degree at SMU in applied physiology and sports management in 2011. Walker is a native of Iowa City, Iowa, and played at South Kent School in Connecticut before signing with SMU.

Mike Walker, 2010-11


Walker - 2010-11 Stats Get Acrobat Reader

Career rankings: 8th in 3FG (131), 13th in 3FG percentage (35.0, 131-374), 19th in FT percentage (78.5, 95-121), 6th in games played (120)

2010-11 (Senior): Played in 33 games with 30 starts...averaged a career-best 6.9 points with 1.5 assists, 1.3 rebounds and 0.8 steals...shot 36.7% on 3FGs (44-120)...had 10+ points 7 times...led the team in assists 5 times and in steals 5 times...Team Awards: Defensive Award...Team Rankings: 4th in scoring (6.9), 4th in 3FG% (36.7, 44-120), 2nd in 3FGs made (1.3, 44), 2nd in FT% (81.0, 51-63)...CIT: Averaged 7.5 points, 3.3 assists, 2.5 rebounds and 34.5 minutes...Clutch Finish: Scored 5 of his 12 points in the final 2:35 in the 46-41 win vs. ECU 2/2; hitting the go ahead 3-pointer with 2:35 to play (made it 40-39) and 2 FTs with 32 seconds remaining... Game Highlights: Had 7 points (including 2 FTs w/ 12 seconds left), 2 assists, 2 rebounds and a block in CIT quarterfinal win at Northern Iowa 3/21...Had 9 points and a career-high 6 assists with 3 rebounds in 63-63 win vs. Jacksonville in CIT 2nd round 3/19... Scored 8 points with 3 assists, 2 rebounds and a steal in CIT opener vs. Oral Roberts 3/16...Had 11 points on 4-9 FGs and 3-8 3FGs on senior day vs. UTEP 3/5...Totaled 10 points and hit 6-6 FTs with 3 assists in the win vs. Rice 2/23...Had 12 points including the go-ahead 3-pointer with 2:35 remaining in the 46-41 win over ECU 2/2...Had 13 points (3-6 3FG, 4-4 FT) with 2 assists at Rice 1/29...Totaled 15 points (3-5 3FG, 6-6 FT) and a rebound versus Dallas Christian 1/1...Had 6 points (2-4 3FG) with 2 rebounds, 2 assists and 2 steals vs. Grambling State 12/4...Finished with 11 points to be one of 5 players in double figures against Lamar 11/21...Totaled 7 points, 4 assists, 4 steals and 2 rebounds against Portland State 11/19.

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Career Stats through 2009-10 Get Acrobat Reader

2009-10 Season Stats Get Acrobat Reader

2009-10 (Junior): Played in 28 games with 8 starts...Averaged 2.8 points in 11.8 minutes per game while shooting 40.0% on FGs and 40.4% (21-52) on 3FGs...In C-USA games, he played 15 games with 6 starts and averaged 2.5 points in 13.1 minutes...Team Rankings: 2nd in 3FG% (.404, 21-52)...Milestones & Records: Shot 40.4% from 3-point range (21-52), which tied for 11th in a season at SMU...Game Highlights: Had 6 points (2-2 3FG) in 8 minutes at East Carolina 2/24...Scored 6 points and had a season-high 3 steals with 2 assists and a rebounds against Houston Baptist 1/23...Started and had 6 points with 2 rebounds and an assist in the win at Rice 1/20...Had 14 points (5-7 FG, 4-6 3FG) with 2 rebounds, an assist and a steal at Occidental 12/19...Scored 12 points, going 4-4 from 3-point range in just 7 minutes against Texas State 12/7.

2008-09 Season Stats Get Acrobat Reader

2008-09 (Sophomore): Played in all 30 games...averaged 4.2 points, 0.9 assists, and 0.8 rebounds in 13.5 minutes as a reserve...shot 36.0 percent from three-point range (32-89)...had three double-digit scoring efforts...Team Award: Coaches Award...Team Rankings: 7th in scoring (4.2)...Game Highlights: Had 4 points, 4 assists, and a rebound in 17 minutes against Houston in the C-USA Tournament 3/11...Added 5 points (2-2 FG, 1-1 3FG), 2 assists, and a steal at Houston 3/7...Had team-high 14 points and was 4-of-6 on 3FG with 3 boards - went 2-2 FT with 2 seconds left - in 69-66 win against Rice 2/21...Scored 6 points (2-3 3FG) in 8 minutes against Houston 2/11...Had 7 points and 3 assists against Cal State-Bakersfield 2/7...Added 5 points off the bench with a steal, an assist, and a rebound in 10 minutes at Marshall 1/21...Scored 9 points, hitting 3-6 3FG against Colorado 1/5...Added 5 points and 3 assists at Northwestern 12/23...Scored 15 points while hitting 5-of-6 3FGs against Illinois St 11/23.

2007-08 Stats in PDF Format Get Acrobat Reader

Mike Walker 2007-08


2007-08 (Freshman): Played in 29 games with 17 starts...averaged 5.4 points, 1.9 rebounds, 1.9 assists, and 0.8 steals with a 1.10 assists/turnover ratio...hit 30.1 precent from 3-point range (34-113) and 74.4 percent at the FT line (32-43)...led team in steals 9 times and assists 6 times...Team Rankings: 2nd in assist/turnover (1.10), tie-2nd in assists (1.9), 4th in 3FG Pct (30.1, 34-113), 4th in steals (0.8), 6th in scoring (5.4)...Game Highlights: Had 11 points, 5 assists and 3 steals against Rice 2/9...Scored 9 on 3-6 3FG with 2 steals and an assist against Tulsa 1/19...Had 12 points (4-6 FG, 2-4 3FG, 2-4 FT), 2 blocks, 2 rebounds, and an assist against Texas State 12/29...Had 5 steals and 4 points against Prairie View A&M 12/20...Added 9 points, 4 assists, a rebound, and a block against S.C.-Upstate 12/18...Had 11 points, 7 rebounds, 3 assists, and three steals against Houston Baptist 12/9...Scored a team-high 13 points (3-5 3FG, 4-4 FT) and grabbed 4 rebounds at UTSA 12/1...Got first start and had 16 points (5-10 FG, 4-7 3FG, 2-3 FT), 3 assists, and 3 boards at Dayton 11/24...Had 10 points, 4 assists, 3 steals, and 2 rebounds against Centenary 11/17...Played 24 minutes in debut with 3 points, 3 rebounds, and an assist against Southern 11/10.

Prep: He was a three-year letterman and played alongside Papa Dia at South Kent School...senior season, he averaged 12 points and five assists as a team captain...the team also won the conference title and he was named all-conference...as a junior at South Kent, he was a team captain and averaged 5.2 points and 4.0 assists per game for coach Raphael Chillious on a team that had eight Division I signees.

Personal: He was born in July of 1988 and is the son of Janet and Richard Walker...Mike is a native of Iowa City, Iowa...his dad, Rich, coached at the University of Iowa, and played at Bowling Green State University...lists his favorite athletes as Michael Jordan and Muhammad Ali.

Major: Applied Physiology and Sports Management

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                                      THE STAT CREW SYSTEM
                   SMU Mustangs Individual Game-by-Game (as of Jun 03, 2009)
                                           All games

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|---TOTAL---| |---3-PTS---| |----REBOUNDS----| Opponent Date GS Min FG-FGA Pct 3FG-FGA Pct FT-FTA Pct Off Def Tot Avg PF FO A TO Blk Stl Pts Avg ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ at USF 11-14-08 11 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 HOUSTON BAPTIST 11/21/08 12 4-9 .444 2-7 .286 0-0 .000 1 1 2 1.0 3 0 0 1 0 0 10 5.0 ALABAMA STATE 11/22/08 14 1-2 .500 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 0 0 0 0.7 1 0 2 0 0 1 2 4.0 ILLINOIS STATE 11/23/08 20 5-7 .714 5-6 .833 0-0 .000 0 0 0 0.5 4 0 0 1 0 0 15 6.8 at TCU 11/26/08 19 0-6 .000 0-5 .000 0-0 .000 0 1 1 0.6 3 0 0 2 0 1 0 5.4 TEXAS A&M - INT'L 12/05/08 13 1-2 .500 0-1 .000 0-0 .000 0 2 2 0.8 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 4.8 ARKANSAS-PINE BLUFF 12/15/08 16 3-4 .750 3-4 .750 0-0 .000 0 0 0 0.7 2 0 1 0 0 0 9 5.4 at Texas A&M 12/17/08 5 0-1 .000 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 0 0 0 0.6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.8 at Northwestern 12/23/08 21 1-3 .333 1-3 .333 2-2 1.000 1 0 1 0.7 3 0 3 4 0 0 5 4.8 UT-SAN ANTONIO 12/29/08 13 0-3 .000 0-3 .000 0-0 .000 0 0 0 0.6 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 4.3 TEXAS A&M-CORPUS CHRIS 12/31/08 4 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 2-2 1.000 0 1 1 0.6 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 4.1 COLORADO 01/05/09 14 3-7 .429 3-6 .500 0-0 .000 1 0 1 0.7 0 0 0 1 0 0 9 4.5 UTEP 01/10/09 11 1-3 .333 1-3 .333 0-0 .000 0 0 0 0.6 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 4.4 at Rice 1/14/09 16 0-4 .000 0-4 .000 0-0 .000 0 1 1 0.6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.1 TULANE 01/17/09 5 1-2 .500 1-2 .500 0-0 .000 0 0 0 0.6 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 4.0 at Marshall 1/21/09 10 2-4 .500 1-3 .333 0-0 .000 0 1 1 0.6 0 0 2 1 0 1 5 4.1 EAST CAROLINA 01/24/09 12 1-1 1.000 1-1 1.000 0-0 .000 0 0 0 0.6 1 0 1 1 0 0 3 4.0 at UCF 1/28/09 17 2-7 .286 1-5 .200 0-0 .000 0 1 1 0.6 2 0 0 1 0 0 5 4.1 at Tulsa 01/31/09 5 0-2 .000 0-1 .000 0-0 .000 0 1 1 0.6 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 3.8 MEMPHIS 02/04/09 4 1-1 1.000 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 0 0 0 0.6 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 3.8 CS-BAKERSFIELD 02/07/09 22 3-8 .375 1-5 .200 0-0 .000 1 0 1 0.6 2 0 3 0 0 0 7 3.9 HOUSTON 02/11/09 8 2-3 .667 2-3 .667 0-0 .000 0 0 0 0.6 2 0 0 1 0 0 6 4.0 at UAB 02/14/09 8 0-3 .000 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 1 0 1 0.6 1 0 1 2 0 2 0 3.8 at Memphis 02/18/09 11 0-3 .000 0-3 .000 0-0 .000 0 1 1 0.6 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 3.7 RICE 02/21/09 22 4-9 .444 4-6 .667 2-2 1.000 1 2 3 0.7 3 0 0 0 0 0 14 4.1 at UTEP 02/25/09 17 2-6 .333 2-6 .333 1-2 .500 1 0 1 0.7 3 0 1 2 0 1 7 4.2 TULSA 02/28/09 17 2-5 .400 1-4 .250 0-0 .000 0 2 2 0.8 1 0 1 0 0 0 5 4.2 SOUTHERN MISS 03/04/09 16 1-6 .167 1-5 .200 0-0 .000 0 0 0 0.8 2 0 2 0 0 0 3 4.2 at Houston 3/7/09 24 2-2 1.000 1-1 1.000 0-0 .000 1 0 1 0.8 2 0 2 1 0 1 5 4.2 vs Houston 3/11/09 17 1-3 .333 1-2 .500 1-2 .500 0 1 1 0.8 0 0 4 0 0 0 4 4.2

Totals......................... 0 404 43-116 .371 32-89 .360 8-10 .800 8 15 23 0.8 49 0 27 21 0 7 126 4.2

Games played: 30 Minutes/game: 13.5 Points/game: 4.2 FG Pct: 37.1 3FG Pct: 36.0 FT Pct: 80.0

Rebounds/game: 0.8 Assists/game: 0.9 Turnovers/game: 0.7 Assist/turnover ratio: 1.3 Steals/game: 0.2

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                                      THE STAT CREW SYSTEM
                   SMU Mustangs Individual Game-by-Game (as of Jun 03, 2009)
                                           All games

#22 WALKER, Mike

|---TOTAL---| |---3-PTS---| |----REBOUNDS----| Opponent Date GS Min FG-FGA Pct 3FG-FGA Pct FT-FTA Pct Off Def Tot Avg PF FO A TO Blk Stl Pts Avg ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ SOUTHERN 11/10/07 24 1-6 .167 1-5 .200 0-0 .000 0 3 3 3.0 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 3.0 ALABAMA STATE 11/11/07 18 1-3 .333 0-2 .000 0-0 .000 0 1 1 2.0 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 2.5 CENTENARY 11/17/07 23 3-7 .429 2-5 .400 2-4 .500 2 0 2 2.0 3 0 4 2 0 3 10 5.0 at Dayton Flyers 11-24-07 * 27 5-10 .500 4-7 .571 2-3 .667 1 2 3 2.3 2 0 3 1 0 0 16 7.8 PAUL QUINN 11/27/07 * 23 2-8 .250 2-5 .400 0-0 .000 0 1 1 2.0 4 0 3 2 0 1 6 7.4 at UTSA 12/1/07 * 27 3-5 .600 3-5 .600 4-4 1.000 0 4 4 2.3 3 0 0 4 0 0 13 8.3 TCU 12/05/07 * 32 0-6 .000 0-3 .000 2-2 1.000 0 3 3 2.4 3 0 3 2 0 0 2 7.4 HOUSTON BAPTIST 12/09/07 * 27 4-10 .400 2-6 .333 1-2 .500 3 4 7 3.0 3 0 3 4 0 3 11 7.9 S.C.-UPSTATE 12/18/07 * 28 3-6 .500 3-5 .600 0-1 .000 0 1 1 2.8 3 0 4 1 1 0 9 8.0 PRAIRIE VIEW A&M 12/20/07 * 31 0-5 .000 0-5 .000 4-6 .667 0 1 1 2.6 4 0 0 1 0 5 4 7.6 TEXAS STATE 12/29/07 * 27 4-6 .667 2-4 .500 2-4 .500 1 1 2 2.5 4 0 1 3 2 0 12 8.0 STEPHEN F. AUSTIN 12/30/07 * 22 2-4 .500 1-2 .500 2-2 1.000 0 1 1 2.4 2 0 4 2 0 1 7 7.9 at Colorado 1/4/08 * 26 1-2 .500 1-2 .500 0-0 .000 0 2 2 2.4 2 0 1 2 0 0 3 7.5 at UTEP 01/09/08 22 0-5 .000 0-4 .000 0-0 .000 0 2 2 2.4 2 0 4 2 0 0 0 7.0 HOUSTON 01/16/08 * 38 1-11 .091 0-8 .000 3-4 .750 1 2 3 2.4 1 0 2 5 0 0 5 6.9 TULSA 01/19/08 * 26 3-7 .429 3-6 .500 0-0 .000 2 0 2 2.4 2 0 1 0 0 2 9 7.0 at Tulane 1/23/08 * 31 2-5 .400 1-3 .333 2-2 1.000 0 2 2 2.4 4 0 3 5 0 0 7 7.0 UCF 01/26/08 28 1-7 .143 1-6 .167 0-0 .000 0 2 2 2.3 0 0 3 2 0 0 3 6.8 at Tulsa 02/02/08 24 0-4 .000 0-2 .000 0-0 .000 0 1 1 2.3 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 6.4 at Memphis 2/6/08 23 0-4 .000 0-2 .000 0-0 .000 0 4 4 2.4 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 6.1 RICE 02/09/08 * 32 3-6 .500 3-5 .600 3-3 1.000 0 3 3 2.4 0 0 5 1 0 3 12 6.4 MARSHALL 02/13/08 * 36 3-6 .500 3-4 .750 0-0 .000 0 0 0 2.3 0 0 2 2 0 1 9 6.5 at Houston Cougars 2/16/08 * 32 0-3 .000 0-2 .000 2-2 1.000 1 1 2 2.3 1 0 4 3 0 0 2 6.3 at Southern Miss 2/20/08 * 30 2-5 .400 1-4 .250 3-4 .750 0 0 0 2.2 1 0 0 1 0 1 8 6.4 UAB 02/23/08 6 1-2 .500 1-2 .500 0-0 .000 0 1 1 2.1 3 0 0 1 0 0 3 6.2 at East Carolina 2-27-08 19 0-4 .000 0-4 .000 0-0 .000 0 1 1 2.1 2 0 1 1 0 2 0 6.0 UTEP 03/01/08 3 0-2 .000 0-1 .000 0-0 .000 0 0 0 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.8 MEMPHIS 03/05/08 16 0-3 .000 0-2 .000 0-0 .000 0 1 1 2.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 5.6 vs UTEP 3/12/08 11 0-2 .000 0-2 .000 0-0 .000 0 1 1 1.9 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.4

Totals......................... 17 712 45-154 .292 34-113 .301 32-43 .744 11 45 56 1.9 65 0 56 51 3 24 156 5.4

Games played: 29 Minutes/game: 24.6 Points/game: 5.4 FG Pct: 29.2 3FG Pct: 30.1 FT Pct: 74.4

Rebounds/game: 1.9 Assists/game: 1.9 Turnovers/game: 1.8 Assist/turnover ratio: 1.1 Steals/game: 0.8 Blocks/game: 0.1

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