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William Herndon

  • Player
  • Seasons: 1989-90, 1990-91, 1991-92
  • Number: 34
  • Position: F
  • Height: 6' 3“
  • Weight: 220 lbs.
  • Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA
  • High School: Taylor Allderdice
  • Prep School: none
  • Transfer From: Richmond
  • Birthdate: ?

At UMass

Career

  • Scored 1,148 career points in 2½ seasons at UMass. See where Herndon ranks among the UMass scoring leaders.
  • Frequent dunking led to a career 64.6% FG shooting mark. See where Herndon ranks among the UMass FG percentage leaders.
  • Atlantic 10 Third Team as a sophomore (1989-90). Tenth in the A-10, and second on UMass, in scoring average (15.5 ppg) the same year.
  • Incredible vertical leap allowed him to play much bigger than his 6' 3” height.
  • Regularly converted alley-oops from his teammates, electrifying the UMass crowds.
  • Named to the 1990s All-Decade team during the 100 Seasons of UMass Basketball celebration.
  • Came to UMass after just a semester at Richmond.

News: Allderdice grad Herndon plans future at UMass (12/28/1988)

Statistics

Total 3-Pointers Rebounds
SeasonGPGSMinAvgFGFGA%FGFGA%FTFTA%OffDefTotAvgPFFOATOBlkStPtsAvg
1989-90261377529.8167277.6030070101.69370781485.78643946373440415.5
1990-91323099931.2151239.63201.00080117.684841071916.011177871404738211.9
1991-923531108130.9149207.72012.50063104.606791272065.910517556515636210.3
UMass Career9374285530.7467723.64613.333213322.6612333125455.930212192173128137114812.3

Stats from freshman year (1987-88) at Richmond unavailable.

  • Single shooting FG percentages of 72.0% (1991-92) and 63.2% (1990-91) are the two best in UMass history.%

% = Records as of 2007-08 season

At Richmond

  • Played just one semester at Richmond before deciding to transfer.
  • Wore jersey number 33.
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