15 Maurice Walker  
Maurice  Walker

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Scarborough, Ontario

High School:
Brewster Academy

Height / Weight:
6-10 / 255

Position:
Forward


03/08/2015

Postgame Notes: Minnesota 76, Penn State 79

Postgame Notes

01/06/2015

Postgame Quotes: Minnesota 72, Ohio State 74

Minnesota falls to Ohio State Buckeyes

12/08/2014

Walker Pushes Minnesota Past North Dakota

Maurice Walker scores a career-high 22 points in the victory.

03/25/2014

Gophers Top Southern Miss in NIT Quarters, 81-73

Austin Hollins scored a career-high 32 points to lead Minnesota

03/23/2014

Minnesota Moves Past Saint Mary's, 63-55

Gophers host Southern Miss on Tuesday at 8 p.m.

12/09/2014

Minnesota Rolls Past North Dakota

Minnesota beat North Dakota at Williams Arena on Monday night.

04/16/2014

Raise the Barn: Ep. 8

The final episode of Raise the Barn takes you on Minnesota's ride through the NIT run.

04/05/2014

Gophers Win NIT

Minnesota defeated SMU to win the 2014 NIT in New York City.

03/26/2014

Gophers Advance to New York

Minnesota defeated Southern Miss to advance to the NIT Semifinals in New York.

03/24/2014

Gophers Top Saint Mary's

Minnesota defeated Saint Mary's at Williams Arena to advance in the NIT.

03/12/2015

Men's Basketball vs. Ohio State

Big Ten Tournament on March 12, 2015

03/11/2015

Men's Basketball vs. Rutgers

Big Ten Tournament on March 11, 2015

03/08/2015

Minnesota vs. Penn State

USATSI photos of men's basketball vs. Penn State -- 3/8/15

02/21/2015

Minnesota vs. Wisconsin (USATSI)

Gophers Fall to No. 5 Wisconsin, 63-53

02/07/2015

Minnesota vs. Purdue (USATSI)

Minnesota vs. Purdue (USATSI)

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Walker Career Stats and Highs Get Acrobat Reader

2014-15 | Senior Season:
All-Big Ten honorable mention selection by the media · Big Ten Player of the Week (Dec. 15) · appeared in every game, starting all but two · led the team in rebounds (220) and blocks (44), ranking sixth and 11th in those categories among B1G players, respectively · shot .576 from the field, ranking second in the conference and was the team's second leading scorers (11.8 ppg) · registered four double-doubles and 20 double-digit scoring games, including three 20-point games · started and recorded 10 points, four rebounds, two steals and an assist vs. Louisville (11/14) · led the team with 14 points, and added three steals and two rebounds vs. Western Kentucky (11/18) · scored eight points and six rebounds with a steal in 10 minutes vs. Franklin Pierce (11/20) · scored 15 points, recorded career-high five blocks, and added five rebounds, one steal and an assist vs. UMBC (11/22) · posted six points, six rebounds, one block and one steal at St. John's (11/26) · recorded seven points, six rebounds, two blocks and an assist vs. Georgia (11/28) · posted 10 points, seven rebounds, three blocks and an assist at Wake Forest (12/2) · contributed nine points, four rebounds, two blocks and two steals vs. WCU (12/5) · scored career-high 22 points with seven rebounds, three blocks and a steal vs. North Dakota (12/8) · posted 11 points, six rebounds, two blocks and two steals vs. Southern (12/10) · scored 15 points, six rebounds, two blocks and a steal vs. Seattle (12/19). · contributed 11 points, seven rebounds, three steals, a block and an assist vs. Furman (12/22) · scored 17 points, six rebounds, three assists and two steals vs. UNCW (12/27) · posted 13 points, seven rebounds, three steals and an assist at Purdue (12/31) · recorded first career double-double with 20 points and 10 rebounds, along with three blocks and two steals at Maryland (1/3) · led the team with 18 points, nine rebounds and two blocks, adding a steal vs. Ohio State (1/6) · scored 10 rebounds, five points, two assists and a block at Michigan (1/10) · scored nine points, seven rebounds, two steals and two assists vs. Iowa (1/13) · recorded 16 points, nine rebounds, career-high four steals and one assist vs. Rutgers (1/17) · scored four points and four rebounds with an assist at Nebraska (1/20) · posted double-double of career-high 13 rebounds and 12 points, with three steals and an assist vs. Illinois (1/24) · recorded nine points, four rebounds and a block at Penn State (1/28) · led all players with 19 points, eight rebounds and three steals, adding two blocks and an assist in win over Nebraska (1/31) · scored 11 points, five rebounds, three steals, two blocks and an assist in win over Purdue (2/7) · recorded seven points, three rebounds, two blocks and two steals in win at Iowa (2/12) · posted 12 points, three steals, two blocks and one rebound at Indiana (2/15) · scored six points, five rebounds, one assist and a steal vs. Northwestern (2/18) · recorded nine rebounds, eight points, two blocks and a steal at Wisconsin (2/21) · scored 15 points and eight rebounds in win at Michigan State (2/26) · pulled down game-high 11 rebounds with seven points and a block vs. Wisconsin (3/5) · posted third career double-double with career-high 26 points and 11 rebounds, adding two assists, one block and a steal vs. Penn State (3/8) · contributed fourth career double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds, adding two blocks and an assist vs. Rutgers (3/11 - BTT) · scored nine points, four rebounds and two blocks vs. Ohio State (3/12 - BTT).

2013-14 | Junior Season:
Played in 32 games with three starts · finished second in blocks (30), third in rebounding (143), and fourth in scoring (7.8 ppg) among teammates, all more than double previous single-season career highs · missed the team's first six contests due to a violation of university policy · played 11 minutes and scored one point in his season debut against Arkansas (11/26) · tied a then career-high with 10 points, grabbed a career-high seven rebounds and tied a career high with two blocks against Chaminade (11/27) · started and scored a career-high 11 points while grabbing a career-high eight rebounds against New Orleans (12/7) · chipped in six points, five rebounds and career-high three blocks with a steal against TAMUCC (12/28) · scored five points with two rebounds and a steal in win over Ohio State (1/16) · scored six points with five rebounds and a block at Iowa (1/19) · scored career highs of 18 points and nine rebounds with one block and an assist vs. Wisconsin (1/22) · scored eight points, five rebounds and a block at Nebraska (1/26) · posted 14 points, four rebounds, two blocks and two assists vs. Northwestern (2/1) · scored 17 points, six rebounds, two steals and a block at Purdue (2/5) · recorded 14 points, eight rebounds, two assists, two steals and a block vs. Indiana (2/8) · scored eight points, six rebounds, career-high three blocks and an assist at Northwestern (2/16) · scored 10 points with three rebounds, two blocks, two steals and an assist vs. Illinois (2/18) · scored eight points, six rebounds, one steal, one block and an assist vs. Iowa (2/25) · scored 16 points, four rebounds, three assists, one steal and a block vs. Penn State (3/9) · scored eight points, six rebounds, one steal and a block vs. Penn State (3/13 - BTT) · chipped in seven points and seven rebounds vs. Wisconsin (3/14 - BTT) · scored 13 points, four rebounds, two assists, one block and a steal vs. High Point (3/18 - NIT) · posted 12 points, nine rebounds, four assists, three blocks, and three steals vs. Southern Miss (3/25 - NIT) · scored nine points, six rebounds and an assist vs. Florida State (4/1 - NIT) · pulled down seven rebounds and added three points, two blocks, a steal and one assist vs. SMU (4/3 - NIT).

2012-13 | Sophomore Season:
Played nine minutes off the bench and scored four points in his first game since Dec. 23, 2010 · tied a career-high with six rebounds off the bench against Toledo (11/12) · scored seven points and tied a career high with six rebounds against Tennessee State (11/15) · played a career-high 17 minutes and finished with nine points and three assists against North Florida (12/01) · scored eight points in 11 minutes off the bench against Lafayette (12/22) · scored seven points and grabbed five rebounds in 17 minutes off the bench at Ohio State (2/20) · contributed four points and seven rebounds in eight minutes against UCLA in the NCAA Second Round (3/22).

2011-12:
Recovering from knee surgery · redshirted.

2010-11 | Freshman Season:
Played seven minutes in collegiate debut against Wofford (11/12) · scored his first collegiate points against North Carolina in Puerto Rico (11/19) · averaged 2.3 ppg and 2.7 rpg in 9.3 mpg at the Puerto Rico Tip-Off · scored six points on his first two collegiate three-pointers and grabbed six rebounds against North Dakota State (11/24) · established career-highs of 10 points, four assists and 15 minutes played at St. Joseph's (12/8) · left the game against South Dakota State (12/23) with an injured right knee · missed the remainder of the season with a torn posterior cruciate ligament and meniscus in his right knee · underwent successful surgery on Jan. 11 · letterwinner.

International:

A three-time member of the Canadian Junior National Team · a two-time member of the Canadian Nike Global Team · led his team to the finals of the 2009 Nike Global Challenge with 13 points and 10 rebounds.

Prep School:
A graduate of Brewster Academy in Wolfeboro, N.H. · averaged 12.5 points and 10.0 rebounds per game as a senior · helped lead the Bobcats to a 35-5 record and championships in both the Class A New England Prep School Athletic Council and the National Prep School Invitational.

Personal:
Born November 21, 1991 · sport management major · son of Craig Walker and Marie Clarke Walker · has an older brother Ryan · full name is Sean Maurice Walker.