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2012-13 MEN'S BASKETBALL
Brendan Cooper
Brendan Cooper 11
Pos.: F
Ht.: 6-7
Wt.: 215
Class: Jr.
Hometown: Parma, Ohio
High School: Lakeland CC
Previous School:
Rosters: 2013-14 Men's Basketball
2012-13 Men's Basketball

As A Senior (2013-14): Second Team All-MEC … played in 21 games and made 12 starts as a senior … missed nine games with a broken arm … finished second on the team in scoring (14.7) and led the team in rebounding (8.4) … reached double figures 15 times and had six 20-point performances … led the team with seven double-doubles … also finished second on the team in assists (70) and blocked shots (23) … shot 49.3 percent from the field … recorded back-to-back double-doubles in the Joe Retton Classic to earn MEC Player of the Week honors (11/11) … narrowly missed a triple-double with 16 points, 13 rebounds and nine assists in the season opener against Bowie State (11/9) … scored 21 points and pulled down eight rebounds at home against WV Wesleyan (11/23) … recorded a double-double with 20 points and 10 rebounds against WVU-Tech (11/30) … had 15 points to go along with 13 rebounds at Shepherd (1/23) … filled the stat sheet with 25 points, eight rebounds and six assists against Notre Dame College (2/8) … also scored 25 points and pulled down eight boards in the victory over No. 3 West Liberty (2/15) … tallied eight points, seven rebounds and eight assists at Concord (2/20) … chipped in 25 points and nine boards at NDC (2/25) … recorded a double-double with 21 points and 12 boards in a senior day victory over Shepherd (3/1) … had 21 points, 12 rebounds and seven assists in the quarterfinals of the MEC Tournament against WV Wesleyan (3/7).

As A Junior (2012-13): Second team All-WVIAC selection … regular starter for the Falcons playing in 30 games and starting 29 … averaged 12.6 points to go with a team-high 7.0 rebounds per game … second on the team in assists with 3.0 per game from his forward position … connected on 51 percent of his shots from the field … six double-doubles on the year … double figure scoring in 21 games … opened the year with 26 points against Ohio Eastern (11/10/12) … 15-of-22 from the field for a season-high 36 points against Shepherd (11/20/12) … also grabbed eight rebounds and dished out four assists … 10 points and seven rebounds at Pitt-Johnstown (11/27/12) … double-double with 13 points and 12 boards vs. Bluefield State (12/1/12) … 6-of-13 for 15 points to go with eight rebounds at Kent State (12/30/12) … 12 points and 10 rebounds in a win at Wheeling Jesuit (1/2/13) … scored 12 points and added 10 rebounds in a home win over Seton Hill (1/7/13) … tidy 6-of-8 shooting from the field for 15 points vs. Concord (1/12/13) … 13 points, 13 rebounds, four blocks and three steals at West Liberty (1/17/13) … 12 points before fouling out against Glenville State (1/21/13) … netted 14 points vs. Davis & Elkins (1/26/13) … connected on 8-of-10 field goal attempts for 17 points to go with nine rebounds and six assists in a road win at WV Wesleyan (2/2/13) … scored 14 points in just 23 minutes of work against Pitt-Johnstown (2/11/13) … 13 points in a win over Alderson-Broaddus (2/14/13) … 12 points and 13 rebounds at Seton Hill (2/21/13) … 18 points on 8-of-11 shooting in first round of the WVIAC Tournament against Ohio Valley (2/26/13) … scored 19 points to go with seven rebounds in overtime win over Alderson-Broaddus (3/1/13) in tournament semifinals … chipped in 13 points and added seven rebounds in tournament finals against West Liberty (3/2/13) … named to the WVIAC All-Tournament team … eight points, five rebounds and five assists in first round of the NCAA Tournament against Livingstone (3/16/13) … 14 points, 10 rebounds and four assists in second round of the NCAA Tournament against West Liberty (3/17/13).

Before Fairmont State: Spent two seasons as a standout at Lakeland Community College ... earned first team NJCAA All-America honors after averaging 17.2 points, 9.4 rebounds and 4.1 assists as a sophomore ... had 14 double-doubles (points/rebounds) on the year ... also earned first team All-OCCAC and All-Region 12 honors ... named NJCAA Player of the Week on Nov. 23 ... helped Lakeland to its highest national ranking in program history (spent three weeks as the nation’s No. 3 team from 11/21-12/06) ... as a freshman was named second team All-OCCAC ... played in high school at Parma ... named Northeast Ohio Conference (NOC) Player of the Year and league MVP ... selected to play in the Cleveland all-star game.

Brendan Cooper’s Career Highs
Points - 36 vs. Shepherd (11/20/12)
Assists - 9 vs. Bowie State (11/9/13)
Rebounds - 13 (four times)
Steals - 4 (three times)
Blocks - 4 (three times)