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Markese McGuire
Markese McGuire

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Elkhart, Ind.

High School:
Memorial

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 200

Position:
Guard


08/17/2014

Flames Win Second Straight in 81-57 Victory at York

Marc Brown drops 20 points; Defense holds Lions to 32.7 percent shooting

08/16/2014

UIC Defense Stifles Toronto in 87-50 Victory

Flames limit Blues to 29 percent field-goal shooting

08/14/2014

Flames Let Lead Slip Against Carleton, 64-49

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

02/20/2014

Flames Host Oakland on Friday for First Time Since 1976

Grizzlies won previous meeting with last-second three on Jan. 25

02/18/2014

Flames Drop Nail-Biter at Home Versus Detroit, 65-59

Barlow nets 17 for 20th double-digit game this season

Markese McGuire's Career Stats

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2013-14: Saw action in 29 games with three starts and averaged 12 minutes per outing ... scored 91 total points on the year and averaged 3.1 points per game ... scored eight points in his first collegiate appearance at home against Roosevelt (Nov. 13) ... tallied a career-high nine points and four made field goals in UIC's 75-69 win at SEMO (Dec. 14) ... posted a seven-point night versus Big Ten-member Northwestern (Nov. 20) ... scored seven points and grabbed a season-best four rebounds versus regular season Champion Green Bay (Jan. 19) ... was shooting 64 percent from behind the arc during a five-game stretch in early February ... played in a career-high 31 minutes at Youngstown State (Feb. 15) and netted six points.

High School/Prior to UIC: Four-year starter in basketball at Elkhart Memorial ... Ended his career as the school's second all-time leading scorer ... Eclipsed 1,000 points for his career during his senior season ... Named First-Team All-State and served as team captain as a senior ... Exploded for a pair of 37-point games during senior season ... Led Elkhart Memorial to the best record in school history (24-2) as a junior, including conference and regional championships ... Collected All-Conference accolades in his sophomore, junior and senior seasons ... Made eight three-pointers in one game during his sophomore year, setting a school record ... Member of the Principal Honor Roll for all four years of his high school career ... Prep coach was Mark Barhizer.

Personal: Born Oct. 22, 1994 in Elkhart, Indiana ... Son of Anthony and Kimberly McGuire ... Has one younger brother, Mikal (16) ... Kimberly McGuire played college basketball at Western Michigan ... Currently enrolled as a Management major.

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