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USF Men's Basketball BIO
24 Augustus Gilchrist
Career Statistics
 
Total
3-Point
Free Throws
Rebounds
 
Scoring
Year GP GS MIN. Avg. FG FGA Pct. FG FGA Pct. FT FTA
Pct.
Off.
Def.
Tot.
Avg.
PF
FO
Ast.
TO
Blk
Stl.
Pts.
Avg.

2008-09

25
12
605
24.2
99
245
.404
14
43
.326
43
77
.558
42
69
111
4.4
56
2
12
42
24
7
255
10.2
2009-10
18
10
507
28.2
80
165
.485
13
27
.481
68
90
.756
40
66
106
5.9
38
0
9
42
17
4
241
13.4
2010-11 30
 24
851
28.4
 144
 321
 .449
 7
 28
.250
 106
 151
.702
66
 114
 180
 6.0
 81
 0
 25
 74
 22
 15
401
 13.4

TOTAL

 73
 46
 1963
 26.9
 323
731
 .442
 34
 98
 .347
217
318
 .682
 148
 249
 397
 5.4
175
 2
 46
 158
 63
 26
897
12.3
Career Bio
USF Season and Career Highs

Honors
BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll - Feb. 28, 2010
South Padre Invitational All-Tournament Team
BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll - Nov. 30, 2009
BIG EAST Rookie of the Week - Jan. 26, 2009

2010-11: Tied for 12th in offensive rebounds (2.56) in BIG EAST games and was 14th in both scoring (14.5) and rebounds (6.2) ... Started 24 of 30 games ... Led the Bulls in scoring at 13.4 points per game and second in blocks (22) and rebounds (6.0 per game) ...  Upped scoring average to 14.5 points per game in conference play ... 14 of 22 blocks came in BIG EAST games ...  Scored in double figures 23 times, including the last seven games ... Totaled three double-doubles on the year ...  South Padre Invitational All-Tournament Team (2010)  ... BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll Feb. 28 ... Set a career high with 32 points on 9-14 shooting at DePaul (2/26) ... Narrowly missed a double-double in back-to-back games with 10 points and nine rebounds at Providence (2/2) and nine points and 10 boards vs. DePaul (1/27) ... Back-to-back double-doubles with 16 points/10 rebounds vs. Villanova (1/6) and 25 points/10 rebounds vs. Louisville (1/9) ... Scored 21 points and had eight rebounds at No. 4 UConn in his first start in five games ... Broke out with 23 points on a perfect 8-for-8 performance from the field against Georgia Southern (11/21) ... Scored 14 points at UCF (11/18) ... Grabbed 10 rebounds and scored eight points against Southern Miss (11/12).

2009-10: Competed in 18 games, starting in 10 ... Missed 15 games due to a severe ankle sprain midway through the season ... Was leading the team with 18.8 points per game at the time of his injury ... Finished the season second on the team with an average of 13.4 points and third with 5.9 rebounds in 28.2 minutes per game ... Hit 48.5 percent (80-of-165) from the field, including 13-of-27 (48.1 percent) from 3-point range ... Led the team in free throw shooting, hitting 68-of-90 (75.6 percent) ... Also contributed 17 blocks ... Scored 23 points and posted a game-high nine rebounds at SMU (11/13) ... Followed that up with 18 points, including 7-7 on free throws, with eight rebounds and three blocks against Virginia (11/16) ... Sank 15-of-16 free throws against Davidson (11/19) to tie the second-best mark in school history with Solomon Bozeman, who also had 15 against Stetson Nov. 27, 2006 ... Added 19 points the next night against South Carolina, including 10-of-12 on free throws ... Tallied 14 points with six boards against UNC Wilmington (11/22) ... Had another solid performance with 19 points on 8-of-14 shooting and seven rebounds against Kent State (11/25) ... Added 23 second-half points and a career-high 27 all-together on 10-of-12 shooting with seven rebounds and three blocks against FAU (11/27) ... Had seven points and four rebounds off the bench in 23 minutes in his first game back at Marquette (02/13) ... Got the starting nod and scored 10 points with a team-high six rebounds against Cincinnati (02/16) ... Had a game-high eight rebounds at Villanova (02/20) ... Hit 7-of-9 field goals and 6-of-8 free throws for 21 points along with six rebounds against Providence (02/27) ... Contributed 11 points with five rebounds in a key win over DePaul (03/02) ... Added 17 points on 7-of-11 shooting in season finale win against UConn (03/06) ... Knocked down nine points with eight rebounds against Georgetown (03/10) in BIG EAST Championship.

2008-09:  Summer transfer from Maryland who became eligible at the end of the first semester... First game available was Dec. 14 vs. Niagara... Appeared in all 25 games he was eligible for, starting 12... Averaged 10.2 points per game, third best on the team... Also averaged 4.4 rebounds, 0.5 assists and a team-high 24 blocked shots... Started in his 12/14 USF and collegiate debut vs. Niagara, scoring eight points and grabbing six rebounds... His six rebounds tied for team-high... Tallied his first double digit scoring game with 12 vs. Vanderbilt on 12/16... Also had a team-high eight rebounds... Had eight points, six rebounds and two blocks 12/20 vs. Murray State... Had 11 points, four rebounds and three blocks 12/22 vs. Oral Roberts... Had six points and team-high five rebounds 12/27 vs. Iona... Had seven points and three rebounds 1/2 vs. Syracuse... Tied for a team high 11 points 1/7 vs. Louisville, going 5-10 from the field and 1-1 from 3-point range... Also had five blocked shots vs. the Cardinals... Scored a then-career high 16 points 1/10 at DePaul, going 6-8 from the field and 4-4 from the line, and added two blocks... Tallied a new career high for the second game in a row with 22 points 1/14 at No. 1 Pitt, going 10-15 from the field... Made career high 10 field goals and two 3-pointers at Pitt... Notched his first career double double 1/20 vs. DePaul with 16 points and a career high 11 rebounds... Tallied 18 points, seven rebounds and a block 1/24 vs. Villanova... Was named BIG EAST Rookie of the week after averaging 17 points, nine rebounds and one block in games vs. DePaul and Villanova... Had 12 points and four rebounds 2/1 at St. John's... Has 11 points 2/18 vs. Georgetown... Led USF in scoring with 15 points 2/21 at UConn, hitting a career high three 3-pointers... Tied for a game-high 20 points 2/25 at Seton Hall and also grabbed seven rebounds... Scored 13 points and had four rebounds 3/3 vs. Cincinnati... Tallied 12 points and six rebounds 3/10 vs. Seton Hall in BIG EAST Tournament.

Before USF: Transfer from Maryland who signed a grant-in-aid to attend USF ... Originally signed with Virginia Tech in November 2006 but was granted a release from his National Letter of Intent ... Then enrolled at Maryland in January but the Atlantic Coast Conference ruled he would not be eligible until the completion of the fall 2008 semester and would lose a year of eligibility because of ACC intra-conference transfer rules.

High School: Spent senior season at Progressive Christian Academy in Camp Springs, Md. ... Attended Friendly High School in Fort Washington, Md., for three years where he was a teammate of current USF guard Chris Howard as a freshman ... Ranked 52nd nationally by Rivals in the 2007 class and 55th by Scout ... Rated the ninth best center by Scout and the 14th best power forward by Rivals ... Named MVP of the 2007 Capital Classic after scoring 24 points and grabbing nine rebounds ... As a senior he averaged 24 points, 12 rebounds and five blocked shots per game ... As a junior, Gilchrist averaged 16 points and 11 rebounds ... Coached by Curtis Malone as a member of the D.C. Assault AAU program.

Personal: Undecided on major ... Son of Augustus Sr. and Donna ... Born October 15, 1989.

Points

Season

32, at DePaul (2/26/11)

Career

32, at DePaul (2/26/11)

Rebounds

Season

10 (5), vs. DePaul (1/27/11)

Career

11, vs. DePaul (1/20/09)

Assists

Season

4, at Cincinnati (1/12/11)

Career

4, at Cincinnati (1/12/11)

Steals

Season

3, vs. VCU (12/01/10)

Career

3, vs. VCU (12/01/10)

Blocked Shots

Season

3, at Providence (2/2/11)

Career

5, vs. Louisville (1/7/09)

Field Goals

Season

10 (2), last vs. Georgetown (2/21/11)

Career

10 (4), last vs. Louisville (1/9/11)

Field Goal Attempts

Season

21, vs. Louisville (1/9/11)

Career

21, vs. Louisville (1/9/11)

Free Throws

Season

13, at DePaul (2/26/11)

Career

15, vs. Davidson (11/19/09)

Free Throw Attempts

Season

15, at DePaul (2/26/11)

Career

16, vs. Davidson (11/19/09)

3-Point Field Goals

Season

1(6), last at DePaul (2/26/11)

Career

3 (2), last vs. Kent State (11/25/09)

3-Point Field Goals Attempted

Season

3 (2), last at Providence (2/2/11)

Career

6 (2), last at UConn (2/21/09)

Foul Disqualifications

Season

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Career

2, 2008-09

Minutes

Season

38, at UConn (12/31/10)

Career

38, at UConn (12/31/10)

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Position: Forward/Center
Height: 6'10"
Weight: 245
Year: Sophomore
City/State: Clinton, Md.
High School: Progressive Christian Academy - Md.
Other College: Maryland
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