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Matz Stockman
Matz  Stockman

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Oslo, Norway

High School:
Canarias Academy

Last College:
Louisville

Height / Weight:
7-0 / 240

Position:
Center


2017-18 | Senior Season:

Will sit out the season and redshirt due to NCAA transfer rules.

2016-17 | Junior Season (Louisville):

Appeared in 18 games in a reserve role • averaged 1.7 points and 1.2 rebounds per game in 4.1 minutes of action • also added three assists, two blocks and two steals • averaged 13.3 minutes of action in the three games starter Anas Mahmoud missed with a concussion in December 2016,  averaging 8.0 points and 3.3 rebounds in those three games • scored a career-high 10 points at Grand Canyon, finishing the game 3-of-3 from the field and 4-of-5 from the foul line (Dec. 3) • scored in six games while grabbing a rebound 11 times during the year.

2015-16 | Sophomore Season (Louisville):

Saw action in 23 games • averaged 2.7 points and 1.7 rebounds in 6.2 minutes per contest • scored in 16 games • scored his then-career highs of eight points and five rebounds against Kennesaw State (Dec. 16) • posted back-to-back six-point outings in ACC play against Notre Dame and Syracuse (Feb. 13-16) • played season-high 17 minutes at Virginia (Mar. 5).

2014-15 | Freshman Season (Louisville):

Appeared in four games, averaging 5.5 minutes per contest • contributed 2.8 rebounds, 1.0 points and 1.0 blocks per game • scored baskets against Jacksonville State (Nov. 17) and Savannah State (Nov. 24) • also blocked four shots, registering two rejections against FIU (Dec. 5) and Virginia Tech (Jan. 13).

High School:

Attended and played basketball at the Canarias Basketball Academy in Gran Canaraia in Spain’s Canary Islands during the 2013-14 season •  ranked among the top 200 collegiate prospects in 2014 by 247Sports.com • averaged 7.7 points, 5.3 rebounds and 2.5 blocked shots over nine games while playing for Norway in the 2013 U18 European Championships • scored 18 points against Holland in 21 minutes for his top scoring effort in that event and blocked eight shots against Romania • also played soccer in high school as a goalie.

Personal:

Born Jan. 30, 1995 ... Son of Eirik and Inger Stockman ... Has two older brothers -- Jacob and Bendik -- and a sister Joanna ... Major is communication studies.

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