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Lance Whitaker
Lance Whitaker

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Bartlett, Ill.

High School:
Bartlett

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 195

Position:
Guard/Forward


11/22/2014

Sharp-Shooting Kent State Defeats UIC, 78-60

Jake Wiegand leads Flames with 26 points and nine rebounds

08/14/2014

Flames Let Lead Slip Against Carleton, 64-49

UIC held a five-point advantage early in the third quarter

02/12/2014

Flames Travel to Second-Place Cleveland State For Thursday Night Contest

Tip-off scheduled for 6:30 p.m. CT.

02/04/2014

Flames Begin Three-Game Road Stint at First-Place Green Bay on Wednesday

UIC led Phoenix with less than three minutes to play in Jan. meeting

01/31/2014

Flames Host Valparaiso to Start Second Half of League Season

CSN Chicago and ESPN3 to air broadcast; ESPN 1000 with audio coverage

Lance Whitaker's Career Stats

Photo Gallery of Lance Whitaker

2013-14:
Played in three games and started one before tearing his right ACL. Received a medical redshirt from the NCAA and will retain four years of eligibility.

High School/Prior to UIC: Four-year letterwinner at Bartlett High School ... Served as team captain in all four years of high school basketball ... Garnered All-State honors as a senior ... Named All-Upstate Eight Conference in three-of-four seasons ... Named Bartlett's Most Valuable Player in both his sophomore and senior seasons ... Sat out junior season with torn ACL ... Made quick recovery, and played with the Illinois Wolves on the AAU circuit in summer 2012 ... Lists "biggest athletic thrill" as playing in the supersectionals during his freshman year of high school ... Scored a 30 on his ACT.

Personal: Born Dec. 23, 1994 in Bartlett, Ill. ... Son of Larry and Lena Whitaker ... Currently enrolled as a Management major.

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