12 Amadou Sow
12 Amadou Sow
Height: 6-9
Weight: 235
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Bamako, Mali
High School: Prolific Prep Academy (Napa, Calif.)
Position: Forward
gp 16
pts/g 10.8
fg % 55.2
3pt % 0.0
ft % 63.6
reb/g 6.3
a/g 0.2

2018-2019
Amadou Sow scored 14 points and had six rebounds in just 13 minutes on Jan. 2 vs. Bethesda...Made 5-of-6 field goal attempts in the Bethesda game...On Dec. 29 Sow scored a career-high 21 points, on 9-of-13 from the field, and added nine rebounds in a win over USF...Was named Big West Player of the Week based on his performance against USF...Scored 10 points and had three rebounds in 19 minutes vs. Idaho State on Dec. 22...Has scored in double-figures in three straight games for the first time this season and is averaging 15.0 per game over that span...Fourth on the team in scoring at 10.5 points per game and leads the team in rebounds at 6.4 per game...Had six points and nine rebounds on Dec. 19 at Omaha...Made all six of his field goal attempts and scored 12 points on Dec. 15 at Rice...Also had five rebounds and his first career assist...Since going 6-of-15 in the first two games of the season, Sow has gone 51-of-83, 61.4%, and is now shooting 58.2% on the year, first in the Big West...Produced his first career double-double with 12 points, 11 rebounds and three blocked shots on Dec. 8 vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff...Tied his career-highs for rebounds and blocks against UAPB...Also set career-highs for free throws with six and free throw attempts with nine...Scored seven points on 3-for-9 from the field, on Dec. 2 at Washington...Added five rebounds, one blocked shot and tied his career-high with two steals in the game against the Huskies...Had one of his best games in the Nov. 29 win over Sacramento State as he made 5-of-8 field goals and all four of his free throw attempts for 14 points...Also had five rebounds and a steal in his 22 minutes against the Hornets...Scored 11 points, including 5-for-5 from the free throw line, in the Nov. 24 win over Idaho...Added seven rebounds in 26 minutes against the Vandals...Tallied just one point and committed four fouls on Nov. 23 vs. Portland State...Made 5-of-7 field goal attempts while scoring 11 points and grabbing eight rebounds on Nov. 17 vs. Montana State...Made 5-of-6 field goal attempts and 5-of-7 free throw attempts en route to 15 points in 14 minutes on Nov. 13 vs. Cal Lutheran...Also added seven rebounds and a career-high three blocked shots against CLU...Fouled out in 23 minutes and was held to five points and a pair of rebounds on Nov. 11 at North Dakota State...Started the opener at Wyoming and had eight points, a game-high 11 rebounds and a team-high two steals...Made 4-of-10 field goal attempts, including three of his last four...First freshman to start a season opener for UCSB since Gabe Vincent in 2014 and the first freshman to collect 10 or more rebounds in a game since Alan Williams in March of 2012.

Prolific Prep Academy
Sow played at Prolific Prep Academy in Napa, Calif....Graduated from Napa Christian High School...Averaged 15.3 points, 9.8 rebounds and 1.5 blocked shots per game as a senior...Named First Team All-League as a junior and senior...In two games at The Grind Session World Championships, Sow averaged 24.5 points and 14.0 rebounds...Scored a career-high 29 points and collected a career-high 15 rebounds against Bella Vista Prep in the first game at The Grind Session...Had 15 double-figure scoring games, including five of 20 or more points...Scored 25 points against British Columbia Christian and 24 vs. Elite Prep of Washington...Collected 10 or more rebounds 10 times in 19 games...Sow averaged 14.8 points and 9.5 rebounds as a junior as Prolific Prep went 29-3...Sow's AAU team was the Oakland Soldiers...Coached by William McKnight.

Personal
Amadou Sow was born November 18, 1998 in Segou, Mali...Father is Madani Sow and his mother is Kadiatou Thielo...Also competed in soccer...His most memorable sports moment was when he dunked on someone with his left hand...Hobbies include going to the gym, gaming and movies...Naruto is his favorite TV show...LeBron James is his favorite athlete and the Los Angeles Lakers are his favorite sports team...Favorite movie is Grown Ups...Also recruited by Cal, Colorado and Virginia...Undeclared major.

Recent Games
Dec 19 at Nebraska-Omaha L, 85-74
Dec 22 Idaho St. W, 84-65
Dec 29 San Francisco W, 73-71
Jan 2 Bethesda University W, 109-47
Jan 9 Cal Poly W, 65-56
Jan 12 UC Riverside W, 72-64
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 16 2
Games started 16 2
Minutes 352 47
Minutes per game 22.0 23.5
FG 69-125 12-27
FG Pct 55.2 44.4
3PT 0-3 0-1
3PT Pct 0.0 0.0
FT 35-55 2-2
FT Pct 63.6 100.0
Off rebounds 34 3
Def rebounds 66 7
Total rebounds 100 10
Rebounds per game 6.3 5.0
Personal fouls 49 5
Disqualifications 1 -
Assists 3 1
Turnovers 23 3
Assist to turnover ratio 0.1 0.3
Steals 6 0
Blocks 12 2
Points 173 26
Points per game 10.8 13.0
Points per 40 min 19.7 22.1
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 6 at Wyoming W, 76-66 1 32 4-10 40.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 8
Nov 11 at North Dakota State L, 82-63 1 23 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 1-5 20.0 5
Nov 13 Cal Lutheran W, 88-32 1 14 5-6 83.3 0-1 0.0 5-7 71.4 15
Nov 17 Montana State W, 88-69 1 23 5-7 71.4 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 11
Nov 23 vs. Portland St. W, 76-69 1 11 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 1-4 25.0 1
Nov 24 vs. Idaho W, 66-55 1 26 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 5-5 100.0 11
Nov 29 Sacramento State W, 75-58 1 22 5-8 62.5 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 14
Dec 2 at Washington L, 67-63 1 24 3-9 33.3 0-0 - 1-3 33.3 7
Dec 8 Arkansas-Pine Bluff W, 55-45 1 24 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 6-9 66.7 12
Dec 15 at Rice W, 99-89 1 24 6-6 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 12
Dec 19 at Nebraska-Omaha L, 85-74 1 21 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Dec 22 Idaho St. W, 84-65 1 19 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 10
Dec 29 San Francisco W, 73-71 1 29 9-13 69.2 0-0 - 3-6 50.0 21
Jan 2 Bethesda University W, 109-47 1 13 5-6 83.3 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 14
Jan 9 Cal Poly W, 65-56 1 15 2-9 22.2 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Jan 12 UC Riverside W, 72-64 1 32 10-18 55.6 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 22
Jan 17 at UC Davis   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 24 at Cal State Fullerton   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 at Long Beach State   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 31 UC Irvine   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 at Hawai'i   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 CSUN   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 UC Davis   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 at UC Riverside   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 at UC Irvine   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 Hawai'i   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 Cal State Fullerton   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 Long Beach State   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 at CSUN   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 at Cal Poly   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Big West Tournament   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Big West Tournament   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Big West Tournament   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 6 at Wyoming W, 76-66 1 32 2 9 11 0 2 0.0 2 0 3 -
Nov 11 at North Dakota State L, 82-63 1 23 0 2 2 0 2 0.0 0 1 5 1
Nov 13 Cal Lutheran W, 88-32 1 14 2 5 7 0 2 0.0 0 3 3 -
Nov 17 Montana State W, 88-69 1 23 1 7 8 0 0 - 1 0 2 -
Nov 23 vs. Portland St. W, 76-69 1 11 1 1 2 0 2 0.0 0 0 4 -
Nov 24 vs. Idaho W, 66-55 1 26 6 1 7 0 0 - 0 0 3 -
Nov 29 Sacramento State W, 75-58 1 22 3 2 5 0 3 0.0 1 0 4 -
Dec 2 at Washington L, 67-63 1 24 1 4 5 0 2 0.0 2 1 4 -
Dec 8 Arkansas-Pine Bluff W, 55-45 1 24 4 7 11 0 1 0.0 0 3 3 -
Dec 15 at Rice W, 99-89 1 24 1 4 5 1 2 0.5 0 0 4 -
Dec 19 at Nebraska-Omaha L, 85-74 1 21 4 5 9 1 1 1.0 0 1 3 -
Dec 22 Idaho St. W, 84-65 1 19 1 2 3 0 2 0.0 0 0 2 -
Dec 29 San Francisco W, 73-71 1 29 3 6 9 0 0 - 0 1 3 -
Jan 2 Bethesda University W, 109-47 1 13 2 4 6 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 9 Cal Poly W, 65-56 1 15 0 1 1 1 2 0.5 0 0 4 -
Jan 12 UC Riverside W, 72-64 1 32 3 6 9 0 1 0.0 0 2 1 -
Jan 17 at UC Davis   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 24 at Cal State Fullerton   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 at Long Beach State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 31 UC Irvine   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 at Hawai'i   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 CSUN   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 UC Davis   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 at UC Riverside   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 at UC Irvine   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 Hawai'i   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 Cal State Fullerton   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 Long Beach State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 at CSUN   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 at Cal Poly   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Big West Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Big West Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Big West Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2018-19 16 16 22.0 4.3-7.8 55.2 0.0-0.2 0.0 2.2-3.4 63.6 10.8
Total 16 16 22.0 4.3-7.8 55.2 0.0-0.2 0.0 2.2-3.4 63.6 10.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2018-19 16 16 352 69-125 55.2 0-3 0.0 35-55 63.6 173
Total 16 16 352 69-125 55.2 0-3 0.0 35-55 63.6 173
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2018-19 16 16 22.0 7.8-14.2 55.2 0.0-0.3 0.0 4.0-6.2 63.6 19.7
Total 16 16 22.0 7.8-14.2 55.2 0.0-0.3 0.0 4.0-6.2 63.6 19.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2018-19 16 16 22.0 2.1 4.1 6.3 3.1 0.1 0.2 1.4 0.1 0.4 0.8
Total 16 16 22.0 2.1 4.1 6.3 3.1 0.1 0.2 1.4 0.1 0.4 0.8
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2018-19 16 16 352 34 66 100 49 1 3 23 0.1 6 12
Total 16 16 352 34 66 100 49 1 3 23 0.1 6 12
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2018-19 16 16 22.0 3.9 7.5 11.4 5.6 0.1 0.3 2.6 0.1 0.7 1.4
Total 16 16 22.0 3.9 7.5 11.4 5.6 0.1 0.3 2.6 0.1 0.7 1.4
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 16 16 22.0 4.3-7.8 55.2 0.0-0.2 0.0 2.2-3.4 63.6 10.8
Conference 2 2 23.5 6.0-13.5 44.4 0.0-0.5 0.0 1.0-1.0 100.0 13.0
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 9 9 21.2 5.3-8.8 60.8 0.0-0.2 0.0 3.0-4.2 71.1 13.7
Away 5 5 24.8 3.6-7.4 48.6 0.0-0.2 0.0 0.4-1.6 25.0 7.6
Neutral 2 2 18.5 1.5-4.5 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 3.0-4.5 66.7 6.0
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Wins 13 13 21.8 4.7-8.0 58.7 0.0-0.2 0.0 2.5-3.6 70.2 11.9
Losses 3 3 22.7 2.7-7.0 38.1 0.0-0.0 - 0.7-2.7 25.0 6.0
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November 7 7 21.6 3.4-6.4 53.3 0.0-0.3 0.0 2.4-3.9 63.0 9.3
December 6 6 23.5 4.7-7.8 59.6 0.0-0.0 - 2.0-3.7 54.5 11.3
January 3 3 20.0 5.7-11.0 51.5 0.0-0.3 0.0 2.0-2.0 100.0 13.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 16 16 352 69-125 55.2 0-3 0.0 35-55 63.6 173
Conference 2 2 47 12-27 44.4 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 26
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 9 9 191 48-79 60.8 0-2 0.0 27-38 71.1 123
Away 5 5 124 18-37 48.6 0-1 0.0 2-8 25.0 38
Neutral 2 2 37 3-9 33.3 0-0 - 6-9 66.7 12
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Wins 13 13 284 61-104 58.7 0-3 0.0 33-47 70.2 155
Losses 3 3 68 8-21 38.1 0-0 - 2-8 25.0 18
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November 7 7 151 24-45 53.3 0-2 0.0 17-27 63.0 65
December 6 6 141 28-47 59.6 0-0 - 12-22 54.5 68
January 3 3 60 17-33 51.5 0-1 0.0 6-6 100.0 40
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 16 16 22.0 7.8-14.2 55.2 0.0-0.3 0.0 4.0-6.2 63.6 19.7
Conference 2 2 23.5 10.2-23.0 44.4 0.0-0.9 0.0 1.7-1.7 100.0 22.1
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 9 9 21.2 10.1-16.5 60.8 0.0-0.4 0.0 5.7-8.0 71.1 25.8
Away 5 5 24.8 5.8-11.9 48.6 0.0-0.3 0.0 0.6-2.6 25.0 12.3
Neutral 2 2 18.5 3.2-9.7 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 6.5-9.7 66.7 13.0
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Wins 13 13 21.8 8.6-14.6 58.7 0.0-0.4 0.0 4.6-6.6 70.2 21.8
Losses 3 3 22.7 4.7-12.4 38.1 0.0-0.0 - 1.2-4.7 25.0 10.6
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November 7 7 21.6 6.4-11.9 53.3 0.0-0.5 0.0 4.5-7.2 63.0 17.2
December 6 6 23.5 7.9-13.3 59.6 0.0-0.0 - 3.4-6.2 54.5 19.3
January 3 3 20.0 11.3-22.0 51.5 0.0-0.7 0.0 4.0-4.0 100.0 26.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 16 16 22.0 2.1 4.1 6.3 3.1 0.1 0.2 1.4 0.1 0.4 0.8
Conference 2 2 23.5 1.5 3.5 5.0 2.5 - 0.5 1.5 0.3 0.0 1.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 9 21.2 2.1 4.4 6.6 2.6 - 0.1 1.3 0.1 0.2 1.0
Away 5 5 24.8 1.6 4.8 6.4 3.8 0.2 0.4 1.8 0.2 0.8 0.6
Neutral 2 2 18.5 3.5 1.0 4.5 3.5 - 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
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Wins 13 13 21.8 2.2 4.2 6.5 2.8 - 0.2 1.4 0.1 0.3 0.7
Losses 3 3 22.7 1.7 3.7 5.3 4.0 0.3 0.3 1.7 0.2 0.7 1.0
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November 7 7 21.6 2.1 3.9 6.0 3.4 0.1 0.0 1.6 0.0 0.6 0.6
December 6 6 23.5 2.3 4.7 7.0 3.2 - 0.3 1.3 0.3 0.3 1.0
January 3 3 20.0 1.7 3.7 5.3 2.0 - 0.3 1.3 0.3 0.0 0.7
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 16 16 352 34 66 100 49 1 3 23 0.1 6 12
Conference 2 2 47 3 7 10 5 - 1 3 0.3 0 2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 9 191 19 40 59 23 - 1 12 0.1 2 9
Away 5 5 124 8 24 32 19 1 2 9 0.2 4 3
Neutral 2 2 37 7 2 9 7 - 0 2 0.0 0 0
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Wins 13 13 284 29 55 84 37 - 2 18 0.1 4 9
Losses 3 3 68 5 11 16 12 1 1 5 0.2 2 3
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November 7 7 151 15 27 42 24 1 0 11 0.0 4 4
December 6 6 141 14 28 42 19 - 2 8 0.3 2 6
January 3 3 60 5 11 16 6 - 1 4 0.3 0 2
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 16 16 22.0 3.9 7.5 11.4 5.6 0.1 0.3 2.6 0.1 0.7 1.4
Conference 2 2 23.5 2.6 6.0 8.5 4.3 0.0 0.9 2.6 0.3 0.0 1.7
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 9 21.2 4.0 8.4 12.4 4.8 0.0 0.2 2.5 0.1 0.4 1.9
Away 5 5 24.8 2.6 7.7 10.3 6.1 0.3 0.6 2.9 0.2 1.3 1.0
Neutral 2 2 18.5 7.6 2.2 9.7 7.6 0.0 0.0 2.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
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Wins 13 13 21.8 4.1 7.7 11.8 5.2 0.0 0.3 2.5 0.1 0.6 1.3
Losses 3 3 22.7 2.9 6.5 9.4 7.1 0.6 0.6 2.9 0.2 1.2 1.8
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November 7 7 21.6 4.0 7.2 11.1 6.4 0.3 0.0 2.9 0.0 1.1 1.1
December 6 6 23.5 4.0 7.9 11.9 5.4 0.0 0.6 2.3 0.3 0.6 1.7
January 3 3 20.0 3.3 7.3 10.7 4.0 0.0 0.7 2.7 0.3 0.0 1.3