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Triple Threat Sports Management

Mike English

English, the Kangaroos' leading scorer this season (averaging 15.6 points per game), has scored in double figures in five straight games and 22 times this season. He has 43 career double-figures scoring games, which ranks seventh in school history. The native of St. Louis, Mo., ranks second on the team in assists this season with 85, a 3.3 per game average. English was named the Mid-Con Player-of-the-Week for Jan. 17 after averaging 17.0 points, 8.0 rebounds, 2.0 steals and 1.3 blocked shots in three contests that week. He was 11-for-18 from the field for 24 points and had eight rebounds in a victory at Western Illinois Jan. 15 and scored a career-high 26 points at Valparaiso Feb. 13. English recorded a double-double in points and rebounds against Centenary Jan. 24, scoring 17 points and snaring 13 rebounds. He also has recorded 31 blocked shots this season, including four occasions in which he had three in a game. One of his blocks against Oral Roberts' Caleb Green Feb. 22 was an ESPN "Play of the Day." English ranks fifth all-time at UMKC in blocks with 62. He also ranks eighth in career scoring, seventh in double-doubles and 12th in rebounding.

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