James Eayrs
55 James Eayrs
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Roseville, Minn.

High School:
Roseville

Last College:
North Dakota State College of Science

Height / Weight:
6-7 / 310

Position:
Forward

Major:
Educational Youth Leadership

02/08/2013

Panthers Welcome Basketball Alums, Celebrate 2002-03 Team Saturday

Alumni game at 4; honors during Wright State game that evening

Career and Game-by-Game Stats

• 2009-10 Season Notes
Started all 34 games ... finished second on the team in scoring while leading the team in rebounding ... tallied 19 double-figure scoring efforts ... had five 20-plus-point nights ... also reached double figures in rebounding five times, resulting in five double-doubles ... scored 20 points and had 10 rebounds in the exhibition win over Cardinal Stritch Nov. 4 ... tallied 20 points and 10 rebounds in the regular-season opener vs. Concordia-St. Paul Nov. 13 ... had 13 points vs. Western Kentucky Nov. 16 ... collected 10 points and 10 rebounds vs. Indiana State the next day ... scored 21 points in a win over Hillsdale Nov. 21 ... poured in 28 points in just 19 minutes in a win over Texas State Nov. 23 ... added a double-double of 15 points and 10 rebounds in a win over Colgate the next day ... collected 16 points and eight rebounds in an overtime win at Bowling Green Nov. 28 ... named the Horizon League Player of the Week Nov. 30 ... tallied nine points and seven rebounds vs. Loyola Dec. 5 ... scored 15 points to go with five rebounds at North Dakota State Dec. 12 ... collected eight points at Valparaiso Dec. 31 ... scored 11 points to go with five rebounds at Butler Jan. 2 ... had nine points and six rebounds at SIUE Jan. 5 ... tallied a double-double of 15 points and 13 rebounds in a win over Green Bay Jan. 9 ... collected nine points and nine rebounds vs. Detroit Jan. 14 ... scored 14 points and had four steals in an overtime win over Wright State Jan. 16 ... had eight points and seven rebounds in a win at Youngstown State Jan. 22 ... tallied 10 points and five rebounds at Cleveland State Jan. 24 ... collected 17 points and seven rebounds in a win over Valparaiso Jan. 29 ... had 20 points to go with six rebounds at Wright State Feb. 11 ... scored 15 points on five 3-pointers at Detroit two days later ... tallied 22 points and six rebounds in a win over Youngstown State Feb. 15 ... collected 11 points, five rebounds and four assists vs. Cleveland State Feb. 18 ... added 14 points vs. Niagara Feb. 20 ... had 19 points and eight rebounds in a win at UIC Feb. 27 ... tallied a double-double of 12 points and 10 rebounds in a league tournament win over UIC March 2 ... scored 11 points and grabbed seven rebounds in a second round tournament win over Cleveland State March 5 ... added 10 points in a semifinal loss to #12 Butler the next day.

• 2008-09 Season Notes
Horizon League All-Newcomer Team ... Inside Wisconsin Sports Honorable Mention All-State ... played in all 31 games, starting the final nine contests of the season ... reached double figures in points 17 times ... also had five 20-plus-point games ... tallied four double-figure rebounding nights and three double-doubles ... averaged 13.1 ppg in league play and 15.6 ppg as a starter ... came off the bench in each of UWM's exhibition games ... scored 10 points in his debut against Loyola Marymount Nov. 14 ... added eight points at Iowa State Nov. 16 ... tossed in 11 points against Upper Iowa Nov. 19 ... scored all nine of his points in final five minutes against Detroit Dec. 4, making three key layups down the stretch ... also had five rebounds ... added a team-high 14 points and eight rebounds in the win over Wright State Dec. 6 ... scored seven points and grabbed five rebounds at Miami Dec. 11 ... tallied 11 points and four rebounds in a win over Bradley Dec. 20 ... tossed in 15 points in a win at UIC Dec. 30 ... made five 3-pointers in that contest ... collected 13 points to go with four rebounds in a loss to Green Bay Jan. 9 ... recorded his first double-double with 22 points and 12 rebounds in a win over SIU Edwardsville Jan. 12 ... just missed out on another double-double against Youngstown State Jan. 15, collecting eight points and nine rebounds ... poured in 23 points to go with nine rebounds in a win over Cleveland State Jan. 17 ... named the Horizon League Player of the Week Jan. 19 ... scored 14 points to go with six rebounds at Valparaiso Jan. 22 ... tallied 10 points and seven rebounds vs. Loyola Jan. 28 ... had seven points and 10 boards vs. UIC Jan. 31 ... made his first career start Feb. 7 at Green Bay, tallying 22 points and nine rebounds ... collected 19 points to go with nine rebounds at Cleveland State Feb. 12 ... tallied 19 points and 11 rebounds at Youngstown State two days later ... scored 15 points in a win over #21 Butler Feb. 18 ... collected 14 points and 12 rebounds vs. North Dakota State Feb. 21 ... tallied 22 points in a loss at Wright State Feb. 26 ... had 20 points and nine rebounds in a league tournament first round win over Loyola March 3.

• Before UWM
Finished with 1,156 points in his two seasons at the North Dakota State College of Science ... fourth on the school's all-time list ... two-time All-Mon-Dak Conference honoree ... also made the NJCAA All-Star team ... averaged 24 points per game during 2007-08 ... third-leading scorer in NJCAA Division I ... shot 49.7 percent from the field ... helped his team to a 25-6 record ... averaged 12.2 points and 7.6 rebounds per game in 2006-07 ... team went 30-2 ... played AAU basketball with teammate Deonte Roberts.

• Roseville High School
Honorable mention all-state performer ... also an all-conference honoree ... averaged 19 points, 11 rebounds and 2 blocks per game as a senior.

• Personal
Son of James and Mary Eayrs ... worked for a program called Hometown Heroes.


2009-10 Season Highs
Points - 28 vs. Texas State 11/23
Rebounds - 13 vs. Green Bay 1/9
Assists - 4 - 2 times
Steals - 4 vs. Wright State 1/16
Blocks - 2 - 3 times
3-Point Shots - 6 vs. Texas State 11/23
Minutes - 40 vs. Wright State 1/16

UWM Career Highs
Points - same
Rebounds - same
Assists - same
Steals - same
Blocks - same - 2 times
3-Point Shots - same
Minutes - same

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